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 captivating, entertaining, feel good, exciting, humorous and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with wild animal, animals, survival, danger, dangerous animal, animal attack, escapades, suspense, friendship and monster plots mostly in Adventure, Family and Drama genres shot in USA, France, China and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as wild animal: Duma (2005), Mia and the White Lion (2018), Endangered Species (2021), Burning Bright (2010), Safari (2013), The Jungle Book (2016), Grizzly II: Revenge (1983), The Wolf and the Lion (2021), Jurassic World: Dominion (2022), Feral (2017).

List of wild animal movies

Duma (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: sweet, touching, sentimental, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: wild animal, animals, lion, rescue, adolescence, youth, bully, coming of age, desert, childhood, cheetah, wilderness ...
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
Audience: kids
Plot: wild animal, teenage girl, lion, animal rescue, conservation, lion cub, picnic, teenager, family farm, christmas present, broken promise, tough girl ...
Place: north africa, south africa, africa
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Endangered Species (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Kenya, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jack Halsey takes his wife, their adult kids, and a friend for a dream vacation in Kenya. But as they venture off alone into a wilderness park, their safari van is flipped over by an angry rhino, leaving them injured and desperate. Then, as two of ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological
Plot: wild animal, dangerous animal, hyena, vacation, animal attack, stupidity, monster, wildlife, suspense, wilderness, family problems, family relations ...
Place: africa, kenya
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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: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: animal attack, dangerous animal, autism, trapped, wild animal, killer animal, home invasion, woman in danger, tiger, creature feature, hurricane, suspense ...
Time: jurassic, 21st century
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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 ...
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: animal attack, safari, wild animal, lion, found footage, poaching, poacher, wildlife, dangerous animal, animals, nature, suspense ...
Place: south africa, africa
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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: entertaining, serious, scenic, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: jungle, animals, disney, boy, human animal relationship, orphan, talking animals, courage, wolf, journey, monkey, greed ...
Place: india, asia
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Grizzly II: Revenge (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 ...
Style: natural horror, harsh, rough, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: grizzly bear, wild animal, bear, monster, death, panic, bodily dismemberment, camping, wilderness, tourist, animal attack, revenge ...
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The Wolf and the Lion (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After her grandfather's death, 20-year-old Alma decides to go back to her childhood home - a little island in the heart of the majestic Canadian forest. Whilst there, she rescues two helpless cubs: a wolf and a lion. They forge an inseparable ...
Style: feel good, sincere, captivating, disturbing, entertaining
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: animals, lion, wolf, dangerous animal, human animal relationship, animal human communication, friendship, human animal friendship, friends, animal lover, animal training, animal that acts human ...
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Jurassic World: Dominion (2022)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Malta
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Four years after Isla Nublar was destroyed, dinosaurs now live—and hunt—alongside humans all over the world. This fragile balance will reshape the future and determine, once and for all, whether human beings are to remain the apex predators on a ...
Style: psychotronic, stylized, anamorphic, entertaining, retro
Plot: dinosaur, monster, disaster, tyrannosaurus rex, prehistoric creature, wild animal, giant insect, velociraptor, locust, sea monster, suspense, creature ...
Time: jurassic, future, 2020s
Place: texas, italy, malta, utah, pennsylvania ...
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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: brutal, psychological, suspenseful, slasher, queer horror ...
Plot: forest, infected, disease, virus, zombie, survival, suspense, friends, wild animal, fear, mutation, panic ...
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Amazon (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: realistic, exciting, serious, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: nature, jungle, wilderness, monkey, survival, wild animal, predator, hopes, dangerous animal, jungle adventure, accident, getting home ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america
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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, touching, humorous, not serious, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: zebra, wild animal, survival, friendship, obsessive quest, heroic mission, misfit, leaving home, wilderness, save the day, odd couple, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century
Place: africa
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Razorback (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the Australian outback a vicious wild boar kills and causes havoc to a small community.
Style: natural horror, campy, serious, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: killer animal, pig, creature feature, animal attack, redneck, exploitation, wild animal, cave, hunter, monster, animals, farm ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, new york, oceania
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Sabretooth (2002)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Using fossilized DNA, a scientist resurrects one of nature's most fearsome predators, a sabretooth tiger. Scientific ambition turns deadly, however, when the creature escapes and begins savagely stalking its prey - the human race.
Style: rough, suspenseful, natural horror, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: dangerous animal, animal attack, science runs amok, tiger, experiment gone awry, creature feature, prehistoric animal, killed by an animal, suspense, chase, brutality, wild animal ...
Time: jurassic
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King (2022)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: King, a trafficked lion cub, escapes from the airport and takes refuge with Inès and Alex, who then have the crazy idea of getting him back to Africa. Anything can happen when Max their kooky grandfather, decides to join the adventure.
Style: satirical, funny, semi serious, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wild animal, human animal relationship, lion cub, animal rescue, animal training, animals, travel, mission, escapades, friendship, ambitious, mischievous children ...
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Beast (2022)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Iceland, Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A recently widowed man and his two teenage daughters travel to a game reserve in South Africa. However, their journey of healing soon turns into a fight for survival when a bloodthirsty lion starts to stalk them.
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: animal attack, suspense, killer animal, animals, wild animal, survival horror, father daughter relationship, rescue, dangerous animal, monster, father and daughter, animal cruelty ...
Time: 2020s
Place: africa, south africa
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Savva. Heart of the Warrior (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A fairytale about a grand life journey of a 10-year old boy Savva devoted to help his Mom and fellow village people to break free from the vicious hyenas.
Style: captivating, humorous, semi serious, light, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: wolf, hyena, monkey, village, creature, battles, pride and honor, little boy, human animal relationship, heroic mission, friendship, child protagonist ...
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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: disturbing, captivating, tense, exciting, realistic
Plot: killer animal, amazon, big game hunter, assassin, dangerous animal, escaped killer, killer on the loose, killed by an animal, villain, serial killer, professional killer, war criminal ...
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Crocodile Island (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: China
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The surrounding areas of the Devil's Sea is also known as the Bermuda Triangle of Asia. Due to electromagnetic interference, aviation accidents are common in the region. Lin Hao (Gallen Lo) and his daughter Yi (Liao Yinyue) are passengers of ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: giant animal, giant spider, monster, crocodile, wild animal, father daughter relationship, human versus monster, anthropomorphic animal, struggle for survival, pterodactyl, survival, giant monster ...
Time: jurassic
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Mr. Zoo: The Missing VIP (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Top National Security agent and zoophobe Tae-ju suddenly receives an ability to talk to the animals after a freak accident?!
Style: entertaining, funny, feel good, light, humorous ...
Plot: animals, animal human communication, human animal relationship, teamwork, mission, talking animals, partners, wild animal, humour, search and rescue, special agents, agent ...
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Meet the Malawas (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A news anchor, a comedian, an actress, and a soccer player with big egos have to travel across the globe to meet the Malawa tribe for a TV show.
Style: captivating, feel good, light, humorous, funny ...
Plot: safari, beautiful scenery, travel, wildlife, nothing goes right, nature, african tribe, wild animal, peril, survival, animal life, friendship ...
Place: africa
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The Man from Snowy River (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Jim Craig has lived his first 18 years in the mountains of Australia on his father's farm. The death of his father forces him to go to the low lands to earn enough money to get the farm back on its feet. Kirk Douglas plays two roles as twin ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, sexy, unusual plot structure, affectionate ...
Audience: girls' night, kids, teens
Plot: horse, beautiful scenery, ranch, stallion, wild horse, wilderness, river, coming of age, chase, happy ending, mentor, aging ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 80s, 1890s
Place: australia
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Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
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: exciting, surprise ending, psychotronic, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: kids, chick flick, teens
Plot: dinosaur, monster, tyrannosaurus rex, genetic engineering, prehistoric creature, predator, eaten alive, island, volcanic eruption, reptile, animal attack, survival ...
Time: prehistoric times, 2010s
Place: las vegas, san francisco, northern california
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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: 3d animation, entertaining, semi serious, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: jungle, tiger, wild animal, animals, fight, penguins, animal protagonist, friendship, anthropomorphic animal, talking animals, friends, animal that acts human ...
Place: south pole, africa, antarctic
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Get Squirrely (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After breaking out of a rehabilitation zoo, Frankie, a squirrel with all the angles, returns to his forest. He learns from his dim-witted best friend, Cody, a porcupine and street-con, that while he was in lock-up, the entire forest was picked clean ...
Style: entertaining, feel good, humorous, captivating, tense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: heist, squirrel, friendship, heist gone wrong, plan gone wrong, escapades, animal that acts human, strategy, robbery, planning, anthropomorphic animal, society ...
Place: usa
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Leafie, a Hen Into the Wild (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: South Korea
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on a bestselling preteen novel of the same title that has sold more than 1 million copies in Korea, “Leafie, A Hen into the Wild” is about a laying hen named Leafie who is destined to live the “same old” repetitive life confined on the ...
Style: touching, serious, sincere, anime, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: animals, wilderness, disorder, animal protagonist, wild animal, group of friends, lifestyle, family relations, bird, animal life, anthropomorphism, parents and children ...
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Lion of Oz (2000)
Genre: Family, Animation, Musical
Country: Canada
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Before Dorothy landed on the Wicked Witch of the East with her little farm house, the witch had to contend with another resident of middle America. The Lion, who was once part of the Omaha Circus, comes to Oz with the Wizard and starts on an ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, sincere, anime
Plot: lion, wizard of oz, animal protagonist, animals, friends, friendship, fantasy world, evil wizard, magic, wizards, animal life, wild animal ...
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Junglee (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A vet returns home to his father's elephant reserve where he encounters and fights an international poacher's racket.
Style: captivating, touching, sincere, disturbing
Plot: veterinarian, poacher, elephant, father, animals, showdown, human animal relationship, animal shelter, cruelty to animal, wild animal, animal rescue, brutality ...
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Yosemite (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: It's the fall of 1985. The intertwining tales of three 5th grade friends, Chris, Joe and Ted, unfold in the suburban paradise of Palo Alto, as the threat of a mountain lion looms over the community.
Style: captivating, disturbing
Plot: cougar, childhood friend, friendship, wild animal, multiple storylines, friends, animal attack, human versus animal, threat, animal cruelty, group of friends, dangerous animal ...
Time: year 1985, 80s
Place: california
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Escape to Grizzly Mountain (2000)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi, 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, feel good, sentimental, touching, surprise ending
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, youth, circus, wilderness, heroes, rescue, young heroes, grizzly bear, survival, escapades, hopes, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 2000s, 19th century, 21st century
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