Prehistoric movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant prehistoric movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, exciting, entertaining, visually appealing, clever and serious films and TV shows about / with adventure, escapades, dinosaur, danger, caveman, family, storytelling, destiny, vengeance and transformation plots mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Animation genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
prehistoric movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as prehistoric: Early Man (2018), Primal (2019), Dawn of the Croods (2015), Dinosaur Train (2009), The Empress of China (2014), A.R.O.G (2008), The Flintstone Comedy Show (1980), The Flintstone Kids (1986), The Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Show (1971), Fred and Barney Meet The Thing (1979).

List of prehistoric movies

Early Man (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Dug, along with his sidekick Hognob, unite a cavemen tribe to save their hidden valley from being spoiled and, all together as a team, to face the menace of a mysterious and mighty enemy, on the turf of an ancient and sacred sport.
Style: claymation, feel good, light, funny, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: caveman, dinosaur, soccer match, gadget, family, couples, friendship, cavemen, family life, buddies, parody, disorder ...
Time: prehistoric, stone age, prehistory
Place: manchester england
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Primal (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A caveman forms a bond with a dinosaur as they struggle to survive in a hostile world.
Style: captivating, sincere, tense, disturbing, bloody
Plot: dinosaur, caveman, survival, 2d animation, eaten alive, violent, life is a bitch, unlikely friendships, revenge, violence, danger, fantasy world ...
Time: prehistoric, prehistory
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Dawn of the Croods (2015)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The world's first family is back for more laughs as they discover sports, sleepovers and other wonders in a world of exotic creatures and adventures. This 2D animated cartoon is based on the 3D animated feature film, "The Croods".
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining, stylized, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: caveman, adventure, escapades, family, friendship, fire, inventions and discoveries, based on movie
Time: prehistoric, prehistoric times
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Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In this direct-to-video remake, when an accident leaves a group of researchers trapped beneath the earth's crust, it's up to a drill team, led by Joseph Harnet (Greg Evigan), to rescue them. But once underground, the team discovers a ...
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, disturbing, offbeat
Plot: adventure, volcano, adventurer, heroic mission, escapades, dinosaur, dangerous animal, deadly creature, chases and races, imaginary, deadly, daring rescue ...
Time: prehistoric
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Dinosaur Train (2009)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Dinosaur Train is an American animated series created by Craig Bartlett. The series features a curious young Tyrannosaurus Rex named Buddy who, together with his adopted Pteranodon family, takes the Dinosaur Train to meet, explore, and have ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, colourful, exciting, touching ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, train, science and technology, talking animals, animal life, adventure, buddies, dating show, children, kindergarten, travel and leisure, triceratops ...
Time: prehistoric, 21st century, contemporary
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The Empress of China (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Based on events in 7th and 8th-century Tang dynasty and starring producer Fan Bingbing as the titular character Wu Zetian, The Empress of China is the story of the only woman in Chinese history to rule as an emperor.
Style: romantic, sentimental, touching, cynical
Plot: historical character, intrigue, family drama, betrayal, love hate, love hate relationship, cheating wife, empress, polygamy, evil woman, love triangle, baby ...
Time: prehistoric
Place: ancient china
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A.R.O.G (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Turkey
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Commander Logar fools Arif and sends him 1.000.000 years back in the time. He must civilize people from past to reach today.
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, offbeat, not serious
Plot: time travel, football, dinosaur, silly humor, vengeance, fish out of water, parody, heroic mission, rivalry, misfit, tribe, bet ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric, prehistoric times
Place: istanbul turkey
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When Men Carried Clubs and Women Played Ding-Dong (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Prehistoric cave-stud Ari wins lovely virgin Listra in a pig-catching contest, but their attempts at "Ding-Dong" keep getting interrupted by idiot battles between his tribe, The Cave Dwellers, and their neighbors, The Lake Dwellers. ...
Plot: sex, cave, sex scene, erotica, violence, female nudity, cave woman, caveman
Time: prehistoric, prehistory, prehistoric times
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The Flintstone Comedy Show (1980)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 10 min.
Story: The Flintstone Comedy Show is a 90-minute Saturday morning animated series revival of The Flintstones produced by Hanna-Barbera and aired from November 22, 1980 to September 11, 1982 on NBC. Outside North America, the show was released under title ...
Style: macabre
Audience: horror for children
Plot: amateur sleuth, police officer, anachronism, caveman, secret identity, female reporter, newspaper reporter, redhead girl, buddy cop, mouse, superhero, teenager
Time: prehistoric, prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age
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The Flintstone Kids (1986)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Flintstone Kids is a 30-minute animated television series spin-off of The Flintstones which followed the adventures of Fred, Barney, Wilma and Betty as children with their pet Dino. The theme song to Flintstone Kids bears a big resemblance to ...
Plot: caveman, anachronism
Time: prehistoric, prehistory, prehistoric times, stone age
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The Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Show (1971)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Show is a 30-minute Saturday morning animated series spin-off of The Flintstones produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions, which ran for 16 half-hour episodes from September 11, 1971, to September 2, 1972, and four 8-minute ...
Plot: redhead girl, anachronism, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenager, television, rock band, caveman
Time: prehistoric, stone age, prehistoric times, prehistory
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Fred and Barney Meet The Thing (1979)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Fred and Barney Meet The Thing is a 60-minute Saturday morning animated package show produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions from September 8, 1979 to December 1, 1979 on NBC. It contained the following segments: ⁕The New Fred and Barney ...
Plot: superhero, anachronism, caveman, transformation, earth
Time: prehistoric, stone age, prehistory, prehistoric times
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It's About Time (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: It's About Time is an American fantasy/science-fiction comedy TV series that aired on CBS for one season of 26 episodes in 1966–1967. The series was created by Sherwood Schwartz, and used sets, props and incidental music from Schwartz's ...
Plot: cave, back in time, astronaut, blonde, time travel, earth, chief, caveman, tribe, spacesuit
Time: prehistoric, prehistory, prehistoric times, stone age
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Moby Dick and Mighty Mightor (1967)
Genre: Animation
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Moby Dick and Mighty Mightor is a science fiction animated series created by Alex Toth for Hanna-Barbera Productions, which ran on CBS from 1967 to 1969. Despite Moby's name coming first, he had only one short per half-hour episode, sandwiched ...
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, bird, masked man, seal the animal, caveman, fire breathing dragon, whale, mask, club, reward, dragon ...
Time: prehistoric
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Search for the Gods (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two young people search for a valuable medallion, which they believe will prove that aliens from outer space visited Earth in prehistoric times.
Plot: alien, ancient, puzzle, visit
Time: prehistoric
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Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On a quest to find out what happened to his missing brother, a scientist, his nephew and their mountain guide discover a fantastic and dangerous lost world in the center of the earth.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adventurer, fantasy world, expedition, dinosaur, adventure, chase, volcano, obsessive quest, danger, rescue, heroic mission, research ...
Time: contemporary, 19th century, prehistoric, 21st century
Place: iceland, europe, italy
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Bikini Girls on Dinosaur Planet (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: Softcore erotica star Misty Mundae is one of the main attractions of the campy and sexy BIKINI GIRLS ON DINOSAUR PLANET, which recalls Raquel Welch and the stop-motion creatures of ONE MILLION YEARS B.C. A pair of time traveling aliens find ...
Style: sexploitation film, sex comedy
Plot: sex, prehistoric creature, cavemen, cunnilingus, necklace, licking, desire, dinosaur, topless, nipples, sexual desire, simulated sex ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, prehistoric
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The Croods (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Croods is a prehistoric comedy adventure that follows the world's first family as they embark on a journey of a lifetime when the cave that has always shielded them from danger is destroyed. Traveling across a spectacular landscape, the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, survival, youth, journey, disney, family life, cave, parents and children, family relations, family, cavemen, caveman ...
Time: prehistory, stone age, prehistoric, ancient world, prehistoric times ...
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The Man from Earth (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An impromptu goodbye party for Professor John Oldman becomes a mysterious interrogation after the retiring scholar reveals to his colleagues he never ages and has walked the earth for 14,000 years.
Style: serious, sincere, psychological, talky, surprise ending ...
Plot: immortality, professor, philosophy, hidden identity, society, religion, christianity, mistaken identity, legends and myths, psychology, impersonating, secret ...
Time: middle ages, prehistory, prehistoric, 21st century, contemporary ...
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Dinosaur (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An orphaned dinosaur raised by lemurs joins an arduous trek to a sancturary after a meteorite shower destroys his family home.
Style: touching, feel good, entertaining, scenic, serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, disney, extinction, adventure, survival, friendship, rescue, family reunited, buddies, danger, animal life, wilderness ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, prehistoric
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Ice Age: Collision Course (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set after the events of Continental Drift, Scrat's epic pursuit of his elusive acorn catapults him outside of Earth, where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the planet. To save themselves from peril, ...
Style: funny, colourful, light, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: fireworks, animals, crystal, explosion, volcano, meteor shower, prophecy, talking animals, family, adventure, asteroid, ice age ...
Time: prehistoric, prehistoric times
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When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hammer Film’s follow-up to the successful One Million Years B.C. is set in an ancient past when humans and dinosaurs co-exist. Athletic cavewomen and hairy men wander around, grunting, sweating and occasionally sacrificing evil blonde babes to ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, offbeat
Plot: cave woman, tsunami, survival, adventure, dinosaur, danger, love affair, heroes, chaos, rivalry, prehistoric creature, invented language ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, prehistoric, stone age
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Blood Surf (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Philippines, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A sleazy producer develops a concept he dubs "blood surfing" -- tossing bloody fish remains into the water to lure sharks and then surfing through the animals as they chomp about. Along with his camerawoman, the producer brings two ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Plot: crocodile, dangerous animal, surfing, island, blood, deadly creature, heroes, danger, rivalry, deadly, escapades, giant animal ...
Time: 90s, prehistoric
Place: australia, florida
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We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Captain New Eyes travels back in time and feeds dinosaurs his Brain Grain cereal, which makes them intelligent and non-violent. They agree to go to the Middle Future in order to grant the wishes of children in New York city. They are to meet Dr. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, captivating, scary ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, dinosaur, time travel, young heroes, escapades, animal life, disorder, rescue, prehistoric creature, danger, 2d animation ...
Time: 90s, prehistory, prehistoric times, prehistoric
Place: london
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Dinosaur Valley Girls (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Haunted by recurring dreams of Hea-Thor, a gorgeous cavegirl,and a menacing Allosaurus, action-movie star Tony Markham soon finds himself transported, by means of a magic Icon, back through time to Dinosaur Valley. Now trapped in world of dangerous ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sexy, cult film
Plot: actor's life, silly humor, sexual content, adventure, escapades, artists and showbiz, imaginary, deadly creature, deadly, disorder, time travel, misfit ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, prehistoric, stone age
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Iceman (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An anthropologist is brought to an arctic base when explorers discover the body of a prehistoric man who has been frozen in a block of ice for 40,000 years. After thawing the body to perform an autopsy, scientists discover to their amazement a real ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, allegory, earnest ...
Plot: laboratory, glacier, arctic, anthropology, frozen alive, language barrier, survival, fish out of water, profanity, experiment gone awry, rescue, isolation ...
Time: prehistoric, prehistoric times, 80s
Place: antarctica, california
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Ice Age (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: With the impending ice age almost upon them, a mismatched trio of prehistoric critters – Manny the woolly mammoth, Diego the saber-toothed tiger and Sid the giant sloth – find an orphaned infant and decide to return it to its human parents. ...
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, not serious, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, date night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, rescue, friendship, ice, family, unlikely friendships, caveman, creature, journey, life risking, bonding, odd couple ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, prehistory, prehistoric
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Prehistoric Women (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Leader of a tribe of amazon women, Queen Kari, has vanquished a rival tribe and rules them with savage ruthlessness and cruel arrogance. A hunter stumbles onto the enclave and falls for one of the slaves, so unleashing the anger and envy of the ...
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Plot: slavery, rhinoceros, escapades, imaginary, fall in love, siblings relations, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, rivalry, danger, destiny, dangerous animal ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric
Place: russia, england, africa
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Arthdal Chronicles (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In a mythical land called Arth, the inhabitants of the ancient city of Arthdal and its surrounding regions vie for power as they build a new society.
Style: epic, enigmatic, suspense, psychological, tense ...
Plot: prophecy, fictional country, warlord, rise to power, romance, leader, invasion, secret, politics, political, culture clash, tribe ...
Time: prehistoric, ancient world, prehistory
Place: korea
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Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines or How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Star studded comedy about a early 20th century air race from Britain to France.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, captivating, 70mm film ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: rescue, la marseillaise, prize, stereotype, eiffel tower paris, air disaster, adventure, romance, journalism, ambition, heroes, chases and races ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, prehistoric, edwardian era, 1900s ...
Place: england, france, europe, london, ancient greece ...
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