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, suspense, exciting and psychotronic films and TV shows about / with dangerous animal, danger, escapades, deadly, survival, creature feature, heroes, animal attack, chase and catastrophe plots mostly in Adventure, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, Germany, Australia and other countries.
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dangerous animal movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as dangerous animal: Jurassic World (2015), Zoo (2015), Backcountry (2014), The Ghost and the Darkness (1996), Anaconda (1997), Deep Blue Sea (1999), The Breed (2006), Jaws (1975), Rogue (2007), The Grey (2011).

List of dangerous animal movies

 6.9
 619K
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: scenic, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: dangerous animal, dinosaur, animal attack, tyrannosaurus rex, adventure, amusement park, island, cloning, creature, genetics, survival, genetic engineering ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: costa rica
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 6.7
 24K
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, realistic
Plot: dangerous animal, extinction, mutation, save the world, pandemic, experiment, safari, survival, animals, conspiracy, veterinarian, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.0
 21K
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, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: survival, forest, dangerous animal, bear attack, camping, nature, bear, wilderness, lost, isolation, lost in the woods, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: canada, ontario canada
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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, serious, scenic ...
Plot: dangerous animal, adventure, survival, jungle, colonialism, lion, adventurer, obsessive quest, heroes, culture clash, animal attack, corpse ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: africa, kenya, london
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 4.8
 103K
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, suspense, suspenseful, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, dangerous animal, adventure, snake, giant snake, boat, amazon river, survival, river, strong violent content, escapades, obsessive quest ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: latin america, ecuador, south america, brazil
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 5.9
 132K
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: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, dangerous animal, killer shark, survival, shark attack, laboratory, genetic engineering, research, experiment gone awry, scientist, race against time, giant animal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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 5.1
 13K
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, scary, serious, slasher ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, dog attack, dog, survival, island, vacation, cabin in the woods, isolation, plague, killer dog, friends, rescue ...
Time: contemporary
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 8.1
 582K
Jaws (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: An insatiable great white shark terrorizes the townspeople of Amity Island, The police chief, an oceanographer and a grizzled shark hunter seek to destroy the bloodthirsty beast.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, dangerous animal, monster, shark attack, fear, animal attack, ocean, survival, chief of police, beach, small town, great white shark ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, massachusetts, long island, new york, new england ...
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 6.2
 30K
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: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: crocodile, monster, dangerous animal, animal attack, tourist, survival, river, isolation, island, rescue, stranded, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: australia
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 6.8
 251K
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: bad ending, suspenseful, exciting, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, wolf, dangerous animal, air disaster, wolf attack, forces of nature, snow, stranded, wolf pack, isolation, struggle for survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, usa
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 8.2
 944K
Jurassic Park (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A wealthy entrepreneur secretly creates a theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA. Before opening day, he invites a team of experts and his two eager grandchildren to experience the park and help calm anxious investors. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, intense, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, dangerous animal, island, fantasy world, survival, research, animal attack, team, child in peril, tyrannosaurus rex, amusement park ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: costa rica, central america, dominican republic
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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, suspense, exciting, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: survival, ship, ocean, lost at sea, dangerous animal, sea, whale, shipwreck, adventure, starvation, against the odds, castaway ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s, 1850s, georgian era
Place: new england, south america, ecuador, pacific ocean, massachusetts
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 4.1
 3K
Komodo (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
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, suspenseful ...
Plot: dangerous animal, island, animal attack, mutant, isolation, survival, family in danger, endangered species, creature feature, teenage boy, child in peril, animal life ...
Time: 90s
Place: north carolina
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The Lost World (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, Canada, New Zealand
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: scary, serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: expedition, dangerous animal, jungle, dinosaur, stranded, time travel, lost world, exploration, monster, adventure, adventurer, exotic locale ...
Time: prehistory
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The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Four years after Jurassic Park's genetically bred dinosaurs ran amok, multimillionaire John Hammond shocks chaos theorist Ian Malcolm by revealing that Hammond has been breeding more beasties at a secret location. Malcolm, his paleontologist ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scenic, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: dinosaur, dangerous animal, expedition, island, tyrannosaurus rex, amusement park, pterodactyl, hunting, child in peril, genetic engineering, rescue, paleontology ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: costa rica, san diego california, kenya, california, san francisco
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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: dangerous animal, tiger, wild animal, autism, woman in danger, animal attack, trapped, killer animal, survival, heroes, crimes, hurricane ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 4.7
 8K
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: scary, serious, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Plot: wilderness, dangerous animal, animal attack, family relations, survival, stalking, safari, family life, lion, nature, escapades, poacher ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa, south africa, johannesburg south africa
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 7.2
 416K
King Kong (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, New Zealand, Germany
Duration: 187 min.
Story: In 1933 New York, an overly ambitious movie producer coerces his cast and hired ship crew to travel to mysterious Skull Island, where they encounter Kong, a giant ape who is immediately smitten with the leading lady.
Style: sentimental, exciting, scenic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: family outing, date night, boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, jungle, giant animal, beast, human animal relationship, expedition, adventure, dangerous animal, dinosaur, gorilla, rescue, escape ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1933
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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 6.7
 83K
Terra Nova (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Terra Nova follows an ordinary family on an incredible journey back in time to prehistoric Earth as a small part of a daring experiment to save the human race. In the year 2149, the world is dying. The planet is overdeveloped and overcrowded, with ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, post apocalypse, time travel, adventure, changing the past or future, expedition, human existence, survival, extinction, dangerous animal, experiment, sent to the past ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, 22nd century
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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: exciting, scary, suspenseful, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, snake, dangerous animal, giant snake, death, catastrophe, passenger, panic, heroes, save the day, daring rescue, self sacrifice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, hawaii, honolulu hawaii, bali
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 7.2
 14K
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, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: dinosaur, dangerous animal, ancient mystery, experiment gone awry, monster, escapades, time travel, survival, heroes, disaster, forces of nature, team ...
Time: prehistory, future, 2010s, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
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The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A shipwrecked sailor stumbles upon a mysterious island and is shocked to discover that a brilliant scientist and his lab assistant have found a way to combine human and animal DNA with horrific results.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, experiment, dangerous animal, genetics, survival, mutant, chaos and mayhem, island, rebellion, experiment gone awry, brutality, mutation ...
Time: 21st century, future, year 2010, 2010s
Place: pacific ocean
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 5.7
 61K
Lake Placid (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
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, suspense, tense, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: crocodile, dangerous animal, eaten alive, sea monster, investigation, rescue, escapades, river, scientist, small town, sheriff, teeth ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, new york, usa, boston, new england
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 5.5
 90K
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, not serious, humorous, twists and turns, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: piranha, dangerous animal, nudity (full frontal - brief), deadly creature, death, rescue, violence, animal attack, save the day, race against time, survival, family in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: arizona, usa
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The Lost World (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 150 min.
TV show
Story: This Lost World is a splendid BBC TV dramatisation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famous adventure story. Bob Hoskins makes an unusually genial Professor Challenger, far less of a bully than Doyle's character, but his slightly stereotyped ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating, psychotronic
Audience: family outing
Plot: jungle, dangerous animal, dinosaur, adventure, rivalry, escapades, heroic mission, love triangle, heroes, uninhibited rivalry, scientist, adventurer ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
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 6.6
 176K
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, exciting, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: jungle, explorer, dangerous animal, disneyland, adventure, amazon river, traveler, supernatural, expedition, artifact, hunter, treasure ...
Time: 1910s, year 1916, 90s
Place: london, brazil
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 5.8
 5K
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: scary, tense, suspenseful, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, honeymoon, dangerous animal, desert, tour guide, grand canyon, isolation, newlyweds, stranded, husband wife relationship, wolf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
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Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
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: suspense, scary, suspenseful, exciting, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: jungle, snake, adventure, dangerous animal, survival, treasure hunt, expedition, rescue, research, betrayal, escapades, paralysis ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, borneo, indonesia
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 3.6
 2K
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: mysterious, suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak ...
Plot: dangerous animal, creature, scientist, geologist, monster, mountain, giant monster, escapades, chaos, volcano, disaster, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 6.0
 45K
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: tense, scary, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Plot: rabies, dangerous animal, killer dog, dog, murder, brutality, saint bernard dog, dam, corpse, boy, child in peril, death ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine
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