Dangerous animal movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant dangerous animal movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary, natural horror, exciting and psychotronic films and TV shows about / with dangerous animal, danger, animal attack, monster, deadly, escapades, creature feature, suspense, survival and animal horror plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Adventure genres shot in USA, Australia, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as dangerous animal: Zoo (2015), Backcountry (2014), The Breed (2006), Prey (2007), Rogue (2007), Long Weekend (2008), Burning Bright (2010), The Ghost and the Darkness (1996), Snakes on a Plane (2006), The Canyon (2009).

List of dangerous animal movies

Zoo (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Set amidst a wave of violent animal attacks sweeping across the planet, a young renegade scientist is thrust into a race to unlock the mystery behind this pandemic before time runs out for animals and humans alike.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, apocalyptic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dangerous animal, extinction, save the world, mutation, pandemic, experiment, animals, conspiracy, survival, death, heroes, graphic violence ...
Time: jurassic, 21st century
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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: tense, suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: survival, nature, camping, wilderness, forest, dangerous animal, suspense, bear, isolation, bear attack, lost, lost in the woods ...
Time: 70s, 21st century
Place: canada, ontario canada
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The Breed (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, South Africa, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Brothers John and Matt have inherited an island cabin from their recently deceased uncle. Along with Matt's girlfriend, Nicki, and other mutual friends, the siblings travel to the cabin for a relaxing weekend getaway. But, not long after ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, natural horror, psychological, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dog attack, dangerous animal, dog, survival, island, friends, killer dog, isolation, plague, animal attack, teenage life, cabin in the woods ...
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Prey (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An American family on holiday in Africa becomes lost in a game reserve and stalked by lions.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, natural horror ...
Plot: wilderness, animal attack, survival horror, nature, survival, dangerous animal, stalking, family relations, poacher, family life, escapades, poaching ...
Time: jurassic
Place: africa, south africa, johannesburg south africa
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Rogue (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: From the director of Wolf Creek comes this terrifying look at nature's perfect killing machine. When a group of tourists stumble into the remote Australian river territory of an enormous crocodile, the deadly creature traps them on a tiny mud ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, scenic, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, crocodile, animal attack, dangerous animal, suspense, isolation, survival, stranded, creature, death, disaster, creature feature ...
Time: jurassic, 70s, 21st century
Place: australia
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Long Weekend (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mother Nature gets revenge on some careless campers in this remastered version of the Australian horror classic.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: dangerous animal, forces of nature, survival, nature, wilderness, confined, couples, crumbling marriage, isolation, family problems, camp, suspense ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
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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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The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
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: exciting, suspenseful, tense, scenic, dramatic ...
Plot: survival, colonialism, jungle, dangerous animal, animal attack, lion, suspense, obsessive quest, adventurer, hunting, heroes, animals ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: africa, kenya, london
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Snakes on a Plane (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: America is on the search for the murderer Eddie Kim. Sean Jones must fly to L.A. to testify in a hearing against Kim. Accompanied by FBI agent Neville Flynn, the flight receives some unexpected visitors.
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, campy, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: airplane, snake, dangerous animal, death, suspense, witness protection, giant snake, cobra, disaster, confined, panic, characters killed one by one ...
Time: jurassic, 2000s, 21st century
Place: hawaii, los angeles, honolulu hawaii, bali
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The Canyon (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A survival story about a honeymooning couple who get lost in the wide expanse of the Grand Canyon.
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, desert, honeymoon, grand canyon, tour guide, dangerous animal, suspense, isolation, newlyweds, stranded, expedition ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, arizona
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Curse of the Komodo (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Genetically-engineered Komodo dragons have become ginormous creatures hunting people on a remote tropical island. A small group of scientists must stop the dragons before they escape the island and destroy the rest of the world.
Style: suspenseful, natural horror, rough, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, mutation, giant lizard, chaos, experiment gone awry, genetic engineering, monster, secret project, killer animal, island, animal attack, mad scientist ...
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The Lost World (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, Canada, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Lost World is a syndicated television series loosely based on the 1912 novel by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The Lost World. Premiered in the fall of 1999, it ran for three seasons before it was cancelled on a ...
Style: serious, scary, stylized, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: dinosaur, dangerous animal, lost world, jungle, expedition, exploration, stranded, time travel, monster, adventurer, supernatural, exotic locale ...
Time: prehistory
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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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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, captivating, suspenseful, serious, campy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, snake, boat, dangerous animal, survival, animal attack, suspense, monster, river, amazon river, strong violent content, giant snake ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: latin america, ecuador, brazil, south america
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Komodo (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the 70's, some Komodo Dragon eggs were dumped on an North Carolina island. Somehow, the baby Komodos survived, and twenty years later they have grown up and taken over the island for themselves. Young Patrick has lost his parents and his ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, scary, natural horror ...
Plot: dangerous animal, animal attack, creature feature, isolation, family in danger, island, monster, mutant, giant monster, endangered species, creature, teenage boy ...
Time: 90s, jurassic
Place: north carolina
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Beneath (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six high school seniors celebrating with day's excursion find themselves on rowboat attacked by man-eating fish and must decide who must be sacrificed as they fight their way back to shore.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, slasher, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: dangerous animal, survival, monster, creature feature, boat, confined, isolation, youth, buddies, animal attack, eaten alive, drowning ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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In the Heart of the Sea (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Australia, Spain
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance. The real-life maritime disaster would inspire Herman Melville’s ...
Style: scenic, exciting, inspirational, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: teens, kids, adult
Plot: survival, ocean, ship, whale, sea, boat, disaster, starvation, shipwreck, man versus nature, dangerous animal, castaway ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, future, middle ages, georgian era ...
Place: new england, ecuador, pacific ocean, south america, massachusetts
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Behemoth (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Scientists discover a giant creature under the Earth that is wrapped around the entire planet. When the creature wakes all grumpy, it causes worldwide destruction.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mysterious, apocalyptic, scary ...
Plot: creature, dangerous animal, giant monster, monster, scientist, mountain, escapades, geologist, disaster, special agents, government agency, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century
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Lake Placid (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a man is eaten alive by an unknown creature, the local Game Warden teams up with a paleontologist from New York to find the beast. Add to the mix an eccentric philanthropist with a penchant for "Crocs", and here we go! This quiet, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, campy, humorous, tense ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: crocodile, dangerous animal, sea monster, killer animal, suspense, monster, eaten alive, investigation, creature, escapades, rescue, swamp ...
Time: 90s, jurassic
Place: maine, new york, usa, new england, boston
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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: scenic, colourful, captivating, funny, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: jungle, amazon river, amazon jungle, amazon rainforest, snake, explorer, artifact, dangerous animal, cave, myth, hunter, rain forest ...
Time: 1910s, future, 90s, 16th century, year 1916 ...
Place: brazil, south america, europe, spain, london
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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, exciting, tense, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, animal attack, snow, wolf, hunting, air disaster, dangerous animal, forces of nature, wolf attack, stranded, struggle for survival ...
Time: 21st century
Place: alaska, usa
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Piranha 3D (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Each year the population of sleepy Lake Victoria, Arizona explodes from 5,000 to 50,000 residents for the annual Spring Break celebration. But then, an earthquake opens an underwater chasm, releasing an enormous swarm of ancient Piranha that have ...
Style: scary, sexy, humorous, not serious, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, adult
Plot: piranha, animal attack, killer animal, monster, boat, dangerous animal, violence, rescue, killer fish, suspense, spring break, death ...
Time: 80s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa
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Primeval (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Germany, Ireland
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When strange anomalies start to appear all over England, Professor Cutter and his team must track down and capture all sorts of dangerous prehistoric creatures from Earth's distant past and near future.
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, suspenseful, scenic
Plot: dinosaur, monster, experiment gone awry, escapades, dangerous animal, time travel, ancient mystery, survival, disaster, team, supernatural, belief ...
Time: jurassic, prehistory, 2000s, 2010s, future
Place: england, europe, london
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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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She Creature (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two carnies (Sewell and Gugino) abduct a mermaid in Ireland, circa 1900, and decide to transport her to America. As their ship loses its way and heads towards the mythical Forbidden Islands, the mermaid begins to display its deadly side.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: mermaid, ship, countryside, creature, dangerous animal, escapades, rescue, creature feature, pregnancy, sailor, ocean, metamorphosis ...
Time: 20th century
Place: ireland
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Cujo (1983)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A friendly St. Bernard named "Cujo" contracts rabies and conducts a reign of terror on a small American town.
Style: scary, tense, serious, bad ending, splatter ...
Plot: dog, rabies, dangerous animal, suspense, animals, monster, killer dog, macabre, boy, brutality, survival, creature feature ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine
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Jurassic World (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Twenty-two years after the events of Jurassic Park, Isla Nublar now features a fully functioning dinosaur theme park, Jurassic World, as originally envisioned by John Hammond.
Style: entertaining, scenic, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, kids, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, creature, survival, animal attack, dangerous animal, tyrannosaurus rex, chase, velociraptor, monster, island, amusement park, killer animal ...
Time: future, prehistoric times, jurassic, 90s, 20th century ...
Place: costa rica, fictional island
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Black Water: Abyss (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An adventure-loving couple convince their friends to explore a remote, uncharted cave system in the forests of Northern Australia. With a tropical storm approaching, they abseil into the mouth of the cave, but when the caves start to flood, tensions ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, exciting, tense ...
Plot: survival, crocodile, survival horror, cave, animal attack, stranded, hunting, dangerous animal, adventurer, wilderness, beast, suspense ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
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Deep Blue Sea (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On a remote former submarine refueling facility called Aquatica, a team of scientists are searching for a cure for Alzheimer's disease. Dr. Susan McAlester genetically engineers three Mako sharks, intending to increase their brain capacity so ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, scary, natural horror ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: shark, survival, laboratory, shark attack, dangerous animal, monster, scientist, genetic engineering, killer shark, creature feature, research, giant animal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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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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