Movies like Jungle

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Jungle (2017)
 6.7
 34K
Jungle (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, Colombia, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A mysterious guide escorts an enthusiastic adventurer and his friend into the Amazon jungle, but their journey turns into a terrifying ordeal as the darkest elements of human nature and the deadliest threats of the wild force them to fight for survival.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: survival, jungle, adventurer, river, amazon rainforest, alone, raft, hallucination, butterfly, rescue, amazon, monkey, israeli, flashback, male nudity, machete, skinny dipping, crotch grab, holocaust survivor, kill, jaguar, ends with biographical notes, wet jeans, clothed female naked male, swamp ...
Place: bolivia, south america

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Most similar movies to Jungle

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and tense films with plots about danger, survival, escapades, adventure, death, dialogue and mentor mostly in Adventure, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Jungle: Everest (2015), Deliverance (1972), The Revenant (2015), 127 Hours (2010), Treasure of the Amazon (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.1
 176K
Everest (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Iceland
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Inspired by the incredible events surrounding a treacherous attempt to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain, "Everest" documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one ...
Style: realistic, dramatic, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: survival, mountain climbing, death, forces of nature, against the odds, adventure, climbing, adventurer, stranded, tragedy, death of protagonist, freeze to death ...
Time: year 1996, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: mount everest, himalaya, asia, texas, nepal
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 90K
Deliverance (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Intent on seeing the Cahulawassee River before it's turned into one huge lake, outdoor fanatic Lewis Medlock takes his friends on a river-rafting trip they'll never forget into the dangerous American back-country.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: wilderness, rape, survival, murder, friendship, cover up, interrogation, sheriff, nightmare, boat, survivor, adventure ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 588K
The Revenant (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Western
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In the 1820s, a frontiersman, Hugh Glass, sets out on a path of vengeance against those who left him for dead after a bear mauling.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, vengeance, violence, lone hero, revenge, snow, betrayal, old west, native american, manhunt, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 320K
127 Hours (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The true story of mountain climber Aron Ralston's remarkable adventure to save himself after a fallen boulder crashes on his arm and traps him in an isolated canyon in Utah.
Style: suspense, uplifting, psychological, inspirational, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, isolation, trapped, desert, human spirit, adventure, courage, extreme sport, loneliness, peril, climbing, determination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003, 2000s
Place: utah, usa, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Treasure of the Amazon (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A ragtag group of adventurers, including a former Nazi, is led by a half-maddened grizzled treasure hunter who wants a second chance to find the mythical treasure of the Amazon, after his first mission went terrible wrong.
Style: rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, jungle, chases and races, dangerous animal, bounty hunter, adventurer, gory, deadly, animal life, danger, escapades, adventure ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.9
 909
Canopy (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Australia, Singapore
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An unlikely friendship between 2 young men becomes everything, when an Australian soldier takes refuge under the canopied jungles of Singapore, during the violent Japanese invasion in World War II. Jim is lost, injured and defenseless in a hostile, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense, realistic
Plot: jungle, survival, soldier, military, danger, war, communication problem, escapades, imperial japan, on the run, parachute, airforce ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: singapore, asia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Emerald Forest (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: For ten years, engineer Bill Markham has searched tirelessly for his son Tommy who disappeared from the edge of the Brazilian rainforest. Miraculously, he finds the boy living among the reclusive Amazon tribe who adopted him. And that's when ...
Style: thought provoking, exciting, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: jungle, jaguar, adoption, kidnapping, tribe, missing person, cannibalism, amazon, deforestation, adventure, culture clash, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: brazil, latin america, south america, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Dinosaur Project (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Found footage of an expedition into the Congo jungle where a team of explorers stumbles upon a colony of Dinosaurs.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, jungle, adventurer, dangerous animal, adventure, deadly creature, survival, scientist, legends and myths, discovery, stowaway, cryptozoology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: congo, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 6.0
 15K
Backcountry (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple on a deep-wilderness hike become hopelessly lost within an aggressive black bear's territory.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: survival, in the woods, dangerous animal, lost, danger, camping, bear attack, bear, blood, nature, couple relations, wilderness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Vivero Letter (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man in Central America finds his brother's murdered body. It turns out that his brother has been murdered because he knows the whereabouts of a lost city in the jungle. The man teams up with a search expedition and goes off to hunt for these ...
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Plot: jungle, lost city, murder, crimes, treasure hunt, danger, adventurer, wilderness, dishonesty, ancient mystery, escapades, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Fire on the Amazon (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Peru
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a well-known environmental researcher is murdered in the Amazon jungle, an arrogant photojournalist joins forces with a beautiful young activist to find out who is responsible. Along they way, they fall in love as they discover the men ...
Style: serious, realistic, colourful, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: murder, jungle, deforestation, amazon, assassination, fighting the system, adventure, uncover truth, investigation, environmentalism, love, assassin ...
Time: 90s
Place: bolivia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sir Robert Beaumont is behind schedule on a railroad in Africa. Enlisting noted engineer John Henry Patterson to right the ship, Beaumont expects results. Everything seems great until the crew discovers the mutilated corpse of the project's ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough ...
Plot: dangerous animal, jungle, danger, adventure, culture clash, survival, lion, colonialism, bridge, swahili, escapades, obsessive quest ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: africa, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 55K
Vertical Limit (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Trapped near the summit of K2, the world's second-highest mountain, Annie Garrett radios to base camp for help. Brother Peter hears Annie's message and assembles a team to save her and her group before they succumb to K2's unforgiving ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: survival, helicopter, adventurer, adventure, family relations, forces of nature, heroic mission, escapades, confined, daring rescue, siblings relations, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: himalaya, pakistan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 2.9
 847
Snakeman (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An object is found that points to the secret of eternal youth so a research team is sent to find the fountain only to find it is protected by a giant snake
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, captivating, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, amazon, snake, giant snake, survival, heroic mission, giant monster, treasure hunt, adventurer, wilderness, curses spells and rituals, amazon tribe ...
Time: contemporary
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 227K
The Grey (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An oil drilling team struggles to survive after a plane crash strands them in the wilds of Alaska. Hunting them is a pack of wolves that sees them as intruders.
Style: suspenseful, bad ending, tense, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, isolation, wilderness, dangerous animal, death, stranded, eaten alive, wolf, male camaraderie, air disaster, danger, forces of nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.7
 86K
Anaconda (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Brazil, Peru
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A "National Geographic" film crew is taken hostage by an insane hunter, who takes them along on his quest to capture the world's largest - and deadliest - snake.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, danger, dangerous animal, giant snake, lake or river, survival, adventure, snake, boat, bait, deception, eaten alive ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: latin america, ecuador, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 61K
Daylight (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A group of armed robbers fleeing the police head for the New Jersey Tunnel and run right into trucks transporting toxic waste. The spectacular explosion that follows results in both ends of the tunnel collapsing and the handful of people who ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tunnel, survival, race against time, rescue, danger, explosion, trapped, daring rescue, save the day, dog, courage, helicopter ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new jersey, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.3
 14K
Wrecked (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man awakens in a car wreck at the bottom of a steep cliff. He can't remember who he is or how he got there, but a report over the radio fills in some of the blanks, as it describes a violent bank robbery and names a perpetrator who happens to ...
Style: serious, clever, suspenseful, realistic, psychological ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: survival, isolation, forest, alone, dog, hallucination, memory, amnesia, murder, broken leg, unfulfillment, memory loss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 6.2
 6K
K2 (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Japan, USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: They call it the savage mountain. 27 people have perished trying to reach the summit on K2, the world's second highest peak. A U.S. climbing team, funded by millionaire Clairborne is determined to conquer K2.
Style: exciting, tense, serious, suspenseful
Plot: friendship, climbing, adventurer, escapades, friends, adventure, obsessive quest, buddies, human spirit, survival, obsession, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, pakistan, middle east, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 35K
The Hunter (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Martin, a mercenary, is sent from Europe by an anonymous biotech company to the Tasmanian wilderness on a hunt for the last Tasmanian tiger.
Style: tense, psychological, atmospheric, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: wilderness, mercenary, survival, little boy, sole survivor, hunter, environmentalist, danger, bio weapon, obsessive quest, escapades, crying ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Flight of the Phoenix (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When an Amacor oil rig in the Gobi Desert of Mongolia proves unproductive, Captain Frank Towns and copilot "A.J." are sent to shut the operation down. However, on their way to Beijing, a major dust storm forces them to ditch their C-119 ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: desert, survival, adventure, rescue, air disaster, struggle for survival, getting home, human nature, danger, stranded, radio, threat ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mongolia, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 51K
Sanctum (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The 3-D action-thriller Sanctum, from executive producer James Cameron, follows a team of underwater cave divers on a treacherous expedition to the largest, most beautiful and least accessible cave system on Earth. When a tropical storm forces them ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, suspenseful, touching ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, expedition, adventure, forces of nature, family relations, danger, isolation, parents and children, deathtrap, cave, ocean or sea, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Into Thin Air: Death on Everest (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An adaptation of Jon Krakauer's best selling book, "Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster". This movie attempts to re-create the disastrous events that took place during the Mount Everest climb on May 10, 1996. ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric
Plot: mountaineer, leadership, survival, hopes, adventure, forces of nature, escapades, heroes, human spirit, adventurer, wilderness, danger ...
Place: himalaya, asia, mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 5.4
 632
Caught Inside (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Surfing charters are meant to be a trip to Paradise. With six male surfers stuck on a boat, there's bound to be some friction. When two of the surf crew are replaced at the last minute with girls - the heat is turned way up. The one single girl ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: isolation, rivalry, ocean or sea, danger, ship, survival, psychopath, confined, losing-it hero, friends, surfing, surfer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.1
 46K
Alive (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The amazing, true story of a Uruguayan rugby team's plane that crashed in the middle of the Andes mountains, and their immense will to survive and pull through alive, forced to do anything and everything they could to stay alive on meager ...
Style: rough, disturbing, realistic, bleak, serious ...
Plot: survival, cannibalism, stranded, starvation, helicopter, rugby, adventure, rescue, isolation, human spirit, danger, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: uruguay, andes mountains, latin america, chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.8
 268K
Apocalypto (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Set in the Mayan civilization, when a man's idyllic presence is brutally disrupted by a violent invading force, he is taken on a perilous journey to a world ruled by fear and oppression where a harrowing end awaits him. Through a twist of fate ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, intense, harsh, epic ...
Plot: slavery, survival, adventure, chase, manhunt, solar eclipse, tribe, native, sacrifice, death, prophecy, jaguar ...
Time: ancient history, 16th century
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.3
 94K
Rescue Dawn (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A US Fighter pilot's epic struggle of survival after being shot down on a mission over Laos during the Vietnam War.
Style: realistic, bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, vietnam war, soldier, torture, violence, escape, pow, military, pilot, airplane shot down, pipe smoking, camp ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1965, 1960s
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The blood orchid - A rare flower that holds the secret of eternal life and a fortune to the pharmaceutical company that finds it. Led by a two-fisted soldier of fortune, a scientific expedition is sent deep into the jungles of Borneo to locate and ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, survival, animal horror, snake, expedition, rescue, danger, treasure hunt, research, paralysis, betrayal, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Against the Sun (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A WWII pilot, bombardier, and radioman find themselves adrift on a lifeboat without food or water after being forced to ditch their plane during a scouting mission.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: survival, escapades, adventure, confined, getting home, danger, human spirit, isolation, ocean or sea, human nature, soldier, military ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1942
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.6
 354
Survive! (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sixteen plane crash survivors stranded in the Andes turn to cannibalism to stay alive. Based on a true story.
Style: realistic, rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: survival, heroes, gory, wilderness, confined, escapades, adventure, danger, mountain, cannibalism, airplane, snow ...
Time: 70s
Place: andes mountains
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%