Wild animal movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant wild animal movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, feel good, touching, humorous, captivating and suspense films and TV shows about / with wild animal, animals, family, survival, danger, escapades, wilderness, runaway, animal life and animal plots mostly in Adventure, Drama and Family genres shot in USA, France, South Africa and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as wild animal: How It Was with Dooms (2005), Mia and the White Lion (2018), Burning Bright (2010), The Jungle Book (2016), Feral (2017), Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018), The Jungle Bunch: The Movie (2011), Primal (2019), Born in China (2016), Running Wild (2017).

List of wild animal movies

How It Was with Dooms (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An orphaned cheetah becomes the best friend and pet of a young boy living in South Africa.
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, sweet, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night
Plot: wild animal, lion, rescue, cheetah, family relations, bully, adventure, adventurer, adolescence, youth, escapades, farm ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa, south africa, kenya
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Mia and the White Lion (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: France, Germany, South Africa, Switzerland, Monaco, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young girl from London moves to Africa with her parents where she befriends a lion cub.
Style: exciting, captivating, sincere, scenic
Plot: wild animal, lion, animal rescue, teenage girl, broken promise, family, lion cub, christmas present, conservation, teenager, runaway child, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: south africa, north africa
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Burning Bright (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After her lousy stepfather steals her savings to buy a vicious tiger, Kelly loses all hope of going to college. But Kelly's situation worsens when a hurricane leaves her and her autistic brother boarded up in their house with the man-eating ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: autism, tiger, wild animal, dangerous animal, danger, animal attack, trapped, woman in danger, survival, deadly, crimes, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 7.4
 260K
The Jungle Book (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A man-cub named Mowgli fostered by wolves. After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan, Mowgli is forced to flee the jungle, by which he embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of the panther, Bagheera and the free-spirited bear, Baloo.
Style: serious, semi serious, psychotronic, scenic, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: jungle, orphan, disney, wolf, feral child, animals, adventure, friendship, tiger, panther, dangerous animal, journey ...
Place: india
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 4.4
 2K
Feral (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A wild animal attacks six medical students on a weekend hike in the woods. One by one, they become infected with a “feral disease,” turning them into rabid, bloodthirsty creatures, and the vacation becomes a nightmare as they fight to survive ...
Style: suspense, psychological, brutal, suspenseful, awful
Plot: medical student, wild animal, forest, infected, disease, survival, virus, brutality, desperation, friends, road trip, transformation ...
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Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Several years after the demise of Jurassic World, a volcanic eruption threatens the remaining dinosaurs on the island of Isla Nublar. Claire Dearing, the former park manager and founder of the Dinosaur Protection Group, recruits Owen Grady to help ...
Style: suspense, psychotronic, entertaining, scenic, suspenseful ...
Plot: prehistoric creature, sea creature, natural disaster, rescue mission, wild animal, tyrannosaurus rex, volcano, genetic engineering, predator, volcanic eruption, dinosaur, monster ...
Time: 2010s
Place: las vegas
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The Jungle Bunch: The Movie (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: France
Duration: 58 min.
Story: "The Jungle Bunch" is the exciting tale of Maurice, a penguin who was raised in the jungle and thinks he's a tiger! When two penguins from his Antarctic homeland come in search of "The Great Tiger Warrior" to defend their ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating
Plot: animals, wild animal, jungle, 3d animation, fight, animal, cave, penguins, monkey, snake, legendary hero, piranha ...
Place: africa, south pole, antarctic
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 4.9
 6K
Primal (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A big-game hunter for zoos who has booked passage on a Greek shipping freighter with a fresh haul of exotic and deadly animals from the Amazon, including a rare white Jaguar - along with a political assassin being extradited to the U.S in secret. ...
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, exciting
Plot: amazon, cargo ship, war criminal, assassin, wild animal, escaped prisoner, animal attack, villain, extradition, big game hunter, jaguar, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
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Born in China (2016)
Genre: Documentary
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Venturing into the wilds of China, "Born in China" captures intimate moments with a panda bear and her growing cub, a young golden monkey who feels displaced by his baby sister, and a mother snow leopard struggling to raise her two cubs.
Plot: panda, nature, animals, birth, wildlife, wild animal, leopard, vulture, monkey, animal, mountain, summer ...
Place: china
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 5.9
 1K
Running Wild (2017)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Stella Davis is a widow who saves her ranch by working with convicts to rehabilitate a herd of wild horses that wandered on to her property. Stella must fight prejudice, greed, bureaucracy and vanity (including her own) to finally understand that ...
Style: scenic, compassionate, touching, lyrical, sentimental ...
Plot: ranch, rancher, wild horse, horse ranch, widow, convict, wild animal, prisoner, jail, inheritance, western hero, horse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Escape to Grizzly Mountain (2000)
Genre: Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jimmy, a young boy trying to gain acceptance from his peers, is horrified when he sees a circus trainer abusing a bear cub. One of the circus employees tells Jimmy that there is a magic cave in the hills nearby that can transport people to another ...
Style: semi serious, touching, sentimental, feel good, surprise ending
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: circus, time travel, wilderness, grizzly bear, rescue, young heroes, heroes, adventure, survival, animal life, escapades, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 2000s, 21st century, 19th century
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Bring 'Em Back Alive (1982)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Bring 'Em Back Alive is an adventure television series starring Bruce Boxleitner, Cindy Morgan and Ron O'Neal. The series was shown in the United States from September 1982 to May 1983. Set in Singapore, it was one of several shows like ...
Style: wild
Plot: jungle, wild animal, love interest, spy, hotel manager, adventurer, animal lover, world war two, sultan, imperial japan, smuggler, big game hunter ...
Time: 1930s, year 1939
Place: southeast asia, asia, singapore
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A Cry in the Dark (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Lindy Chamberlain: During a camping trip to Ayers Rock in outback Australia, she claims she witnessed a dingo taking her baby daughter, Azaria, from the family tent. Azaria's body is never found. After investigations ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, false accusation, injustice, trial, investigation, uncover truth, murder, legal action, crimes, legal, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: australia, sydney australia
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Grizzly II: The Concert (1983)
Genre: Horror, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When a park ranger claims a 15-foot grizzly bear is killing people within a national park, all hell breaks loose after authority figures refuse to step in and cancel a big rock concert scheduled to take place there. While the park ranger and his ...
Plot: bear, wild animal, concert, bodily dismemberment, wilderness, tourist, helicopter, mountain, grizzly bear, gun, camping, death ...
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 4.2
 76
The Trek (2002)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Thailand
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Reports of a sighting of an extraordinary elephant lead the members of the Asian Elephant Conservation group aided by foreign researchers on a dangerous journey deep in the jungle. It takes them on a dangerous route used for smuggling amphetamine. ...
Plot: cocaine, spider, nature, jungle, centipede, elephant, drug smuggling, wild animal, gun, snake, explosion, blood
Place: thailand
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 3.3
 2K
Zoombies (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a strange virus quickly spreads through a safari park and turns all the zoo animals undead, those left in the park must stop the creatures before they escape and zombify the whole city.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, scary
Plot: zoo, killer animal, virus, animal attack, zombie, undead, security, girl, save the day, caged animal, monkey, gorilla ...
Time: 2010s
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 6.5
 964
Amazonia (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Brazil
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Amazonia is an adventure in 3D inside the largest rainforest on the planet: the Amazon rainforest. Chestnut is a Capuchin monkey domesticated who survives a plane crash and finds himself alone in the dense forest. The monkey needs to learn to live ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, sentimental, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, jungle, nature, monkey, danger, animal life, survival, adventure, deadly, hopes, family, predator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
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The Beasts Are on the Streets (1978)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Panic grips a small community after a tanker truck crashes through a fence at a wild animal park, freeing dozens of dangerous beasts.
Plot: wild animal, lion, helicopter, dog, hunter, accident, circus, buffalo, truck, father son relationship, rifle, rage ...
Place: texas
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 5.7
 6K
Khumba (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: South Africa
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A half-striped zebra is blamed for the drought and leaves his herd in search of his missing stripes. He is joined on his quest by an overprotective wildebeest and a flamboyant ostrich; they defeat the tyrannical leopard and save his herd.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, not serious, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: zebra, survival, friendship, obsessive quest, misfit, animal life, heroic mission, leaving home, save the day, odd couple, wilderness, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
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The Belstone Fox (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Based on the novel "The Ballad of the Belstone Fox", this heartwarming film chronicles the life of a fox much smarter than the dogs that hunt him. In fact, they never could catch him!
Audience: family outing
Plot: hound dog, fox hunt, fox, danger, adventure, family, confined, friends, animal life, chases and races, family relations, escapades ...
Time: 70s
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 7.4
 8K
Project Nim (2011)
Genre: Documentary
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: From the team behind Man on Wire comes the story of Nim, the chimpanzee who in the 1970s became the focus of a landmark experiment which aimed to show that an ape could learn to communicate with language if raised and nurtured like a human child. ...
Style: thought provoking, touching, captivating, psychological, sad ...
Plot: chimpanzee, fish out of water, animal life, experiment gone awry, teaching the ways of the world, captivity, human nature, confined, society, power relations, animal training, human animal relationship ...
Time: 70s, 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary ...
Place: usa, new york
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Charlie, the Lonesome Cougar (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A heartwarming Disney classic in which a cougar, who was rescued as a cub and raised by a group of loggers in the Pacific Northwest, reverts back to his natural instincts, leading to hilarious (and dangerous) consequences.
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, wilderness, cougar, pets, orphan, adventure, family, mountain, family life, social differences, danger, mischievous children ...
Time: 60s
Place: washington state
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The Virgin Goddess (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Africa, Argentina
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Reworking of H. Ridder Haggard's SHE with softcore sex star Sarli as the white "goddess" who lives among the tribes of South Africa and can enjoy eternal life as long as she remains a virgin. Enter adventurer Bo and the trouble begins.
Plot: wildlife, curse, treasure, immortality, national park, wild animal, tribe, treasure hunt, femme fatale, large breasts, female nudity, big breasts ...
Place: south africa
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 4.3
 164
Safari (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: South Africa
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Safari is an American, found footage thriller film, set in South African wild, where animals and poachers rule the land. Two worlds collide when Mbali, a young zulu girl, meets an American tourist group who have come to explore and go on safari in ...
Plot: exploitation, wild animal, lion, sexploitation, safari, animal attack, aggression by animal
Place: south africa
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Total Drama Island (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA, France
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Total Drama Island is a Canadian animated television series which premiered in Canada on Teletoon on July 8, 2007 and on June 5, 2008 in the U.S. on Cartoon Network. This is the first season of the Total Drama series and has 27 episodes, each 22 ...
Style: not serious, witty, humorous, realistic, adult animation
Audience: teens
Plot: young people, contests and competitions, rivalry, summer camp, competition, best friends, youth, survival, reward, island, isolation, reality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ontario canada, canada
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 6.0
 847
The Pack (1977)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The residents of vacation spot Seal Island find themselves terrorized by a pack of dogs -- the remnants of discarded pets by visiting vacationers.
Plot: island, dog, death, wild animal, euphemism, screaming woman, calling someone an idiot, husband wife relationship, forest, blonde child, torch, resort ...
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Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Lifelong friends and national idols Ricky Bobby and Cal Naughton Jr. have earned their NASCAR stripes with their uncanny knack of finishing races in the first and second slots, respectively, and slinging catchphrases like "Shake and bake!" ...
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: car race, divorce, farce, sport competition, french, stupidity, uninhibited rivalry, lifestyle, comeback, championship, teamwork, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama, north carolina, usa
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 7.4
 3K
Radio Day (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: One (and not the most easy one) day from the life of a big Moscow radio station.
Style: atmospheric, buddy comedy, situational comedy, sitcom
Plot: radio, drunkenness, assistant, radio show, one day, ship, telephone call, group of friends, friendship, bribery, radio station, stuck in an elevator ...
Place: moscow russia
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 8.1
 39K
Wolf Children (2012)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After her werewolf lover unexpectedly dies in an accident, a woman must find a way to raise the son and daughter that she had with him. However, their inheritance of their father's traits prove to be a challenge for her.
Style: heartbreaking, atmospheric, sweet, colourful, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: werewolf, childhood, family relations, wolf, parents and children, human becomes animal, single mother, social relations, supernatural, school, love, imaginary ...
Place: japan, tokyo
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The Adventures of the Wilderness Family (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of a modern family bored with the hassles of the city life in Los Angeles. They head for the wilderness never to return.
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, exciting, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, bear, family relations, mountain, nature, danger, daring rescue, escapades, adventure, animal life, family, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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