Movies like Terrible Jungle

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Terrible Jungle (2020)
 5.3
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Terrible Jungle (2020)
Original name: Terrible jungle
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 91 min.
Story: French Guyana, not so long ago. Eliott, a young and naive anthropology researcher, goes on an expedition to study the Otopis, a mysterious tribe from the Amazon rainforest. It is also an opportunity for him to get away from the grip of his possessive mother, Chantal de Bellabre, an ethnologist hated by the profession for her biased and cold-hearted practices. Arriving in the forest Elliot realizes the Otopis are not the “good savages” he had imagined. Alcoholic, violent, crooked: they will turn his expedition into real hell in the jungle. Fortunately, Chantal, consumed by remorse and worried about her son, decides to abandon her own expedition and goes looking for him in the jungle, with the help of the not so helpful Lieutenant-Commander Raspailles and his men.
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, idiotic
Plot: jungle, tribe, adventure, unlikely friendships, village, partners, adventurer, mother son relationship, danger, farce, african tribe, escapades, disorder, stupidity, culture clash, adventure hero, fictional country, goofy hero, save the day, silly humor, overprotective parent

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Most similar movies to Terrible Jungle

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, funny and exciting films with plots about adventure, escapades, disorder, danger, farce, silly humor and culture clash mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Action genres. Some movies like Terrible Jungle: Jungle Cruise (2021), The Gods Must Be Crazy (1980), Struggle for Life (2016), Carry on Up the Jungle (1970), Little Indian, Big City (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
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Jungle Cruise (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Disney’s live-action adaptation of its iconic theme park ride.
Style: light, colourful, captivating, exciting, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: jungle, dangerous animal, explorer, disneyland, adventure, traveler, danger, supernatural, infatuation, amusement park, reptile, hunter ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Gods Must Be Crazy (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: South Africa, Botswana
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Misery is brought to a small group of Sho in the Kalahari desert in the form of a cola bottle. In his quest to throw the evil object over the edge of the earth, Xixo encounters Western "civilization," a haphazard doctor and a tyranical ...
Style: light, humorous, funny, feel good, mad ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: desert, tribe, culture clash, wilderness, on the road, danger, rivalry, farce, adventure, fish out of water, life turned upside down, traditional versus modern ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: africa, south africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Struggle for Life (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Marc Châtaigne, an intern at the Ministry of Standards, is sent to French Guiana to implement European construction standards at Guyaneige: the first Amazonian ski slope, intended to boost tourism in French Guiana. There, he meets Tarzan, an ...
Style: buddy movie, humorous, idiotic, not serious, absurd ...
Plot: sex on the beach, trainee, absurd humor, sex scene, nature, ski resort, jungle, relationships, partners, workplace situations, save the day, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Carry on Up the Jungle (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Carry On team send up the Tarzan tradition in great style. Lady Evelyn Bagley mounts an expedition to find her long-lost baby. Bill Boosey is the fearless hunter and guide. Prof. Tinkle is searching for the rare Oozalum bird. Everything is going ...
Style: parody, humorous, offbeat, not serious, sex comedy
Plot: jungle, adventurer, adventure, escapades, rescue, danger, misfit, nothing goes right, disorder, wilderness, farce, gang ...
Time: victorian era
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Little Indian, Big City (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Stephen, an international trader, tracks down his ex-wife Patricia in some Amazonian backwater. He needs her consent to a divorce so that he can marry Charlotte. Unfortunately, he discovers a son he didn’t know he had – Mimi-Siku. The young ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, semi serious, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: culture clash, mischievous children, jungle, adventure, family, parents and children, dysfunctional family, fish out of water, disorder, estrangement, nothing goes right, city life ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: paris france, venezuela, europe, france, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Summoned from an ashram in Tibet, Ace finds himself on a perilous journey into the jungles of Africa to find Shikaka, the missing sacred animal of the friendly Wachati tribe. He must accomplish this before the wedding of the Wachati's Princess ...
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, absurd, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: farce, adventure, investigation, private detective, save the day, disorder, human animal relationship, goofy hero, crimes, stupidity, jungle, gross out humor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: africa, nigeria, asia, china, himalaya ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
All the Way Boys (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The "Trinity" crew makes another modern era film. Plata and Salud are pilots ditching aircraft for insurance money. They wind up crashing for real in the jungles of South America. The plot involves "Mr. Big", who is buying the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, airplane, fish out of water, adventure, partners, treasure hunt, buddies, danger, dishonesty, odd couple, nothing goes right, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: latin america, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Frenchman's Son (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young boy and his two grandmothers flee from headhunters and other villainous types in the Brazilian rain forest in this wacky family adventure. Benjamin, whose mom is dead and whose dad is off in the jungle searching for gold, is more cool-headed ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: jungle, chase, escapades, adventure, partners, youth, nothing goes right, on the run, misfit partners, chases and races, danger, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: brazil, latin america, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 4.5
 1K
Safari (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Richard Dacier owns a tour agency specialized on organizing safaris for European tourists eager to confront the African wild life. Actually, he took the job after his father and never went into the savanna by himself. As he owes big money to some ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, captivating, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: safari, wilderness, adventure, escapades, disorder, tour guide, on the road, culture clash, fish out of water, danger, goofy hero, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, johannesburg south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Bunny Guards (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A couple of slackers find an antique dagger and manage to free the gorgeous female warrior was imprisoned in it by an evil spell. An evil sorcerer is not happy by this turn of events and determines to possess both the blade and the warrior through a ...
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, exciting, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: rescue, adventure, silly humor, farce, disorder, danger, odd couple, escapades, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, save the lady, evil sorcerer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Gods Must Be Crazy II (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Africa, Botswana, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Xixo is back again. This time, his children accidentally stow away on a fast-moving poachers' truck, unable to get off, and Xixo sets out to rescue them. Along the way, he encounters a couple of soldiers trying to capture each other and a pilot ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: farce, culture clash, adventure, adventurer, disorder, fish out of water, friendship, danger, goofy hero, nothing goes right, rescue, desert ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, south africa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.5
 9K
Volunteers (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Lawrence is a rich kid with a bad accent and a large debt. After his father refuses to help him out, Lawrence escapes his angry debtors by jumping on a Peace Corp flight to Southeast Asia, where he is assigned to build a bridge for the local ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, parody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: gambling, village, brainwashing, on the run, bookies, naivete, cia, communism, cold war, wealth, debt, bridge ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: thailand, asia, yale university, southeast asia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Asterix & Obelix: God Save Britannia (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: France, Spain, Italy, Hungary
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Asterix crosses the channel to help second-cousin Anticlimax face down Julius Caesar and invading Romans.
Style: stylized, humorous, exciting, not serious, parody
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: roman, save the day, danger, adventure, underdog, imaginary, culture clash, rebelliousness, silly humor, disorder, odd couple, partners ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c., 1st century
Place: england, europe, france, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
George of the Jungle 2 (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: George and Ursula now have a son, George Junior, so Ursula's mother arrives to try and take them back to "civilization".
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, parody
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: jungle, imaginary kingdom, treasure hunt, fish out of water, gambling, friendship, nothing goes right, mischievous children, escapades, adventure, buddies, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.3
 8K
Cabin Boy (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A foul-mouthed finishing school graduate mistakenly winds up on an ill-fated fishing boat, and faces the wrath of a crew that considers him bad luck.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, melancholic, talky ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens
Plot: adventure, mistaken identity, prank, adventurer, nothing goes right, prostitute, goofy hero, danger, ship, justice, catastrophe, dumb ...
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.0
 4K
Jaguar (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A shaman from the South American rain forest visits France for a public relations campaign. In a hotel's elevator in Paris he meets a French good-for-nothing named Perrin he's fascinated with. He follows Perrin to his flat and although ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, tense, twists and turns, touching ...
Plot: shaman, adventure, jungle, jaguar, campaign, supernatural power, gambling, culture clash, elevator, stoned, escape, fight scenes ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.6
 2K
Siegfried (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The tale of Siegfried, a fearless dragon slayer who wins the heart of Celtic beauty Kriemhild.
Style: humorous, not serious, parody, exciting, captivating
Plot: adventure, heroes, love and romance, intrigue, goofy hero, disorder, fall in love, escapades, save the day, danger, silly humor, sibling relationship ...
Time: ancient history
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.0
 8K
Yellowbeard (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: For years Yellowbeard had looted the Spanish Main, making men eat their lips and swallow their hearts. Caught and convicted for tax evasion, he's sentenced to 20 years in St. Victim's Prison for the Extremely Naughty. In a scheme to ...
Style: humorous, parody, saga, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, sea, farce, adventure, silly humor, heroic mission, against the odds, siblings relations, danger, buddies, rescue ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Vive la France (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Muzafar and Feruz are two easy going shepherds from Taboulistan, a tiny country in Asia that is unknown to the rest of the world. To alert the world to his country’s existence, the son of Taboulistan’s president decides to instigate a program of ...
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining, light, funny ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: terrorism, farce, culture clash, fish out of water, mistaken identity, nothing goes right, partners, goofy hero, disorder, society, nude beach, half brother half brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Strange Wilderness (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With the ratings dropping for a wilderness-themed TV show, two animal fans go to the Andes in search of Bigfoot.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, tv show, obsessive quest, escapades, race against time, rivalry, prank, nothing goes right, disorder, adventure, workplace, wilderness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ecuador, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Spy Intervention (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the world's greatest spy meets the woman of his dreams, he abandons his adventurous existence and settles into the security of suburbia.
Style: parody, funny, humorous, exciting, light ...
Plot: escapades, spy, spy spoof, farce, rivalry, mistaken identity, danger, comedy of errors, save the day, friendship, secret service, society ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
HOUBA! On the Trail of the Marsupilami (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: France, Belgium, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When reporter Dan Geraldo (Alain Chabat) arrives in Palombia to hunt for a scoop, he never suspects that he is about to make an incredible discovery... With his resourceful local guide Pablito (Jamel Debbouze), D an has one surprise after another ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, captivating, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, obsessive quest, adventure, imaginary, disorder, legends and myths, fish out of water, tour guide, animal life, reporter, escapades, media sensation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 16K
Almost Heroes (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two hapless explorers lead an ill-fated 1804 expedition through the Pacific Northwest in a hopeless, doomed effort to reach the Pacific Ocean before Lewis and Clark.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, inspirational, talky ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, fight, bravery, fish out of water, cons and scams, wilderness, culture clash, adventurer, escapades, partners, race against time, friendship ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Movie in collections
 3.6
 11K
Delta Farce (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three bumbling Army reservists are hustled onto a plane headed for combat in Iraq -- but the fact that the plane drops them in Mexico doesn't stop them from "liberating" what they believe to be the Middle East.
Style: humorous, absurd, entertaining, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: comedy of errors, soldier, friendship, gang, danger, misfit, escapades, nothing goes right, battle, battles, village, desert ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, iraq, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Dumb and Dumber To (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 20 years after the dimwits set out on their first adventure, they head out in search of one of their long lost children in the hope of gaining a new kidney.
Style: buddy comedy, idiotic, humorous, not serious, road movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, on the road, farce, road trip, prank, silly humor, friends, disorder, misfit partners, nothing goes right, escapades, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, rhode island, el paso texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As a swingin' fashion photographer by day and a groovy British superagent by night, Austin Powers is the '60s' most shagadelic spy, baby! But can he stop megalomaniac Dr. Evil after the bald villain freezes himself and unthaws in the ...
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, sexy, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: secret agents, time travel, spy spoof, dumb, spy, undercover, farce, james bond spoof, good versus evil, goofy hero, heroic mission, race against time ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 1990s ...
Place: las vegas, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Good Guys Go to Heaven, Bad Guys Go to Pattaya (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Franky and Krimo dream of leaving the grey grime of their neighborhood behind and of traveling to the famous and diabolical Thai beach resort of Pattaya. To get there cheaply, the two friends have the crazy idea of registering, unbeknownst to him, ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, exciting, absurd, buddy comedy
Plot: martial arts tournament, chase, escapades, friends, adventure, goofy hero, nothing goes right, bandit, disorder, vacation, dwarf, stupidity ...
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.4
 47K
Spies Like Us (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two bumbling government employees think they are U.S. spies, only to discover that they are actually decoys for Nuclear War.
Style: humorous, realistic, exciting, not serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, secret agents, race against time, undercover, chase, kgb, adventure, working undercover, danger, escapades, mistaken identity, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: afghanistan, middle east, asia, washington d.c., soviet union ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.2
 7K
The Stupids (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An incredibly dull-witted family unknowingly stumble upon an illegal weapons deal while on the trail of their "stolen" garbage.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, cult film, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: farce, conspiracy, arms dealing, assassination attempt, undercover, danger, nothing goes right, anti heroes, heroes, misfit, race against time, secret agents ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Ashens and the Quest for the Gamechild (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ashens is going on a quest to find the legendary, and elusive electronic tat known as the Game Child.
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: adventure, misfit, escapades, farce, imaginary, obsessive quest, betrayal, silly humor, social misfits, collector, geek, british
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%