Animal horror movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant animal horror movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious, psychotronic and slasher films and TV shows about / with animal horror, monster, danger, creature feature, animal attack, survival, deadly, dangerous animal, escapades and killer animal plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Action genres shot in USA, Australia, Canada and other countries.
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animal horror movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as animal horror: The Shallows (2016), Crawl (2019), Jaws (1975), The Reef (2010), Anaconda (1997), Rogue (2007), Deep Blue Sea (1999), Black Water (2007), Boar (2017), Alligator (1980).

List of animal horror movies

 6.3
 132K
The Shallows (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An injured surfer stranded on a buoy needs to get back to shore, but the great white shark stalking her might have other ideas.
Style: suspense, scary, tense, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: shark, survival, animal attack, shark attack, sea, killer shark, ocean, surfing, trapped, beach, island, strong female character ...
Time: future
Place: mexico, australia, tijuana mexico, texas
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 6.1
 83K
Crawl (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: While struggling to save her father during a Category 5 hurricane, a young woman finds herself trapped inside a flooding house and fighting for her life against Florida’s most savage and feared predators.
Style: suspense, scary, psychotronic, slasher, suspenseful ...
Plot: animal attack, survival, flood, trapped, alligator, disaster, hurricane, natural disaster, survival horror, tsunami, predator, chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida
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 8.1
 594K
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, suspenseful, tense, suspense, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, shark attack, animal attack, ocean, monster, dangerous animal, survival, fear, beach, great white shark, creature feature, killer shark ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, massachusetts, new england, new york state, new york ...
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 5.8
 19K
The Reef (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A great white shark hunts the crew of a capsized sailboat along the Great Barrier Reef.
Style: scary, psychotronic, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: shark, survival, ocean, killer shark, shark attack, panic, boat, tourist, creature feature, boat accident, dangerous animal, diving ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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 4.8
 105K
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, snake, dangerous animal, adventure, boat, survival, monster, animal attack, giant snake, amazon river, river, strong violent content ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: latin america, ecuador, brazil, south america
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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, suspense, tense, scenic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: crocodile, monster, animal attack, dangerous animal, survival, isolation, stranded, creature, death, survival horror, travel, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: australia
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 5.9
 134K
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, scary, suspense, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, survival, shark attack, dangerous animal, killer shark, laboratory, research, scientist, monster, genetic engineering, giant animal, creature feature ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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 5.8
 15K
Black Water (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A terrifying tale of survival in the mangrove swamps of Northern Australia.
Style: scary, realistic, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: crocodile, survival, animal attack, swamp, tourist, rescue, tour guide, couples, river, dangerous animal, escapades, creature feature ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: australia
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 5.1
 3K
Boar (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the harsh, yet beautiful Australian outback lives a beast, an animal of staggering size, with a ruthless, driving need for blood and destruction. It cares for none, defends its territory with brutal force, and kills with a raw, animalistic ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, disturbing, rough
Plot: wild boar, australian outback, beast, animal attack, creature feature, creature, monster, pig, survival, travel, dangerous animal, struggle for survival ...
Place: australia
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 6.0
 13K
Alligator (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A baby alligator is flushed down a Chicago toilet and survives by eating discarded lab rats, injected with growth hormones. The now gigantic animal, escapes the city sewers, and goes on a rampage, pursued by a cop and a big-game hunter.
Style: scary, stylized, witty, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alligator, sewer, beast, reptile, monster, animal attack, toxic, giant animal, mutation, hunter, scientist, creature ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: new jersey, chicago illinois
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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, humorous, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: crocodile, dangerous animal, sea monster, eaten alive, investigation, monster, creature, lake, escapades, rescue, small town, scientist ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, new york, usa, boston, new england
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 6.9
 74K
The Edge (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The plane carrying wealthy Charles Morse crashes down in the Alaskan wilderness. Together with the two other passengers, photographer Robert and assistant Stephen, Charles devises a plan to help them reach civilization. However, his biggest obstacle ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, serious, compassionate ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, grizzly bear, bear attack, adventure, bear, marital infidelity, hunter, crash, rivalry, airplane accident, billionaire ...
Time: 90s
Place: alaska, usa, california
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 6.5
 70K
Arachnophobia (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A large spider from the jungles of South America is accidentally transported in a crate with a dead body to America where it mates with a local spider. Soon after, the residents of a small California town disappear as the result of spider bites from ...
Style: scary, suspense, macabre, suspenseful, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: spider, creature feature, monster, jungle, small town, survival, expedition, creature, dangerous animal, exterminator, insect, nobody believes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, south america, venezuela, san francisco
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 6.9
 636K
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, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, animal attack, dangerous animal, tyrannosaurus rex, adventure, island, creature, survival, amusement park, monster, chase, velociraptor ...
Time: prehistoric times, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: costa rica
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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, scary, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: survival, cave, crocodile, hunting, beast, animal attack, dangerous animal, survival horror, stranded, adventurer, monster, wilderness ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
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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: scary, suspense, intense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: jungle, snake, survival, adventure, dangerous animal, animal attack, treasure hunt, monster, death, stranded, expedition, research ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: borneo, new york, usa, indonesia
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 4.7
 5K
Frankenfish (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When the body of a man is found completely destroyed in the swamps in Louisiana, the medical investigator Sam Rivers is assigned to investigate the murder. He travels with the biologist Mary Callahan to the location where the victim lived in a ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, slasher ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: swamp, monster, animal attack, dangerous animal, survival, experiment gone awry, genetic engineering, track down, escapades, creature feature, stranded, eaten alive ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
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Attack of the Sabertooth (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the Fiji islands, the greedy and unscrupulous owner of the Valalola Resort Primal Park invites investors and guests for an opening party of his compound composed of hotel and zoo aiming to find partners for his discoveries. When a bunch of ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, survival, chaos, isolation, race against time, heroic mission, college, amusement park, cloning, zombie, creature feature, desert island ...
Time: prehistory
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 4.0
 2K
Grizzly Park (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A giant grizzly bear stalks 8 troubled young adults and a park ranger in a forest reserve called Grizzly Park after making the demise of an escaped serial killer.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, slasher ...
Plot: grizzly bear, youth, survival, confined, animal attack, dangerous animal, stalking, forest, mind game, isolation, wilderness, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
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Crocodile 2: Death Swamp (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a bank robbery, four criminals escape to Mexico, but a storm causes an accident which takes down the plane where several die in the crash. The criminals take it into their own hands to continue when one survivor is attacked and eaten by a ...
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crocodile, swamp, adventure, survival, wilderness, criminal heroes, confined, daring rescue, monster, creature feature, stolen money, animal attack ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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 3.2
 7K
Sharktopus (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The U.S. Navy's special group "Blue Water" builds a half-shark, half-octopus for combat. But the sharktopus escapes and terrorizes the beaches of Puerto Vallarta.
Style: semi serious, scary, suspense, absurd, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, creature feature, shark attack, killer shark, shark, ocean, mad scientist, dangerous animal, save the day, experiment gone awry, technology gone awry, mutant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, latin america, mexico
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 3.3
 3K
Ghost Shark (2013)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Last Fourth of July, teenager Christy Bruce disappeared from a high school beach party. Her severed arm washed ashore a day later. Drunken sea captain Blaise Shaw became a hero to the small seaside community of Harmony after killing the great white ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: shark, ghost, dangerous animal, mystery, chaos, supernatural, ocean, mayor, absurdism, shark attack, death of wife, monster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 2.6
 2K
Grizzly Rage (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: rough, tense, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: grizzly bear, killer animal, dangerous animal, adventure, wilderness, isolation, on the road, youth, bear, forest, survival, monster ...
Time: contemporary
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 3.6
 924
Razortooth (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The concept is based on a true story concerning an exotic species of eels that are released in the southeast from Asia. They breathe air and can survive on land.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough
Plot: eel, mutant, survival, mad scientist, dangerous animal, wilderness, experiment gone awry, swamp, monster, creature feature, killer animal, octopus ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: florida, usa, everglades
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 5.8
 7K
Bad Moon (1996)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: One man's struggle to contain the curse he hides within... and his last-ditch attempt to free himself with the love of family. But when it looks as if he is losing his battle, and endangering all he holds most dear, the family dog, Thor, is the ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, bloody, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: werewolf, dog, transformation, deadly creature, full moon, single mother, monster, child in peril, supernatural, boy dog relationship, german shepherd, family in danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: washington state, nepal
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 6.0
 46K
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, suspense, bad ending, suspenseful ...
Plot: dog, rabies, dangerous animal, killer dog, boy, brutality, animals, death, child in peril, serial killer, monster, survival ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine
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5 Headed Shark Attack (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A beautiful island is home to thousands of species of aquatic life. Now there is a new species: the 5-Headed Shark is all heads and teeth. Shaped like a demented starfish, this monster terrorizes the open ocean before invading the beaches of Puerto ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, exciting, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: shark, shark attack, monster, eaten alive, animal attack, death, survival, fear, swimming, ambition, characters killed one by one, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: puerto rico
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 5.4
 193K
Godzilla (1998)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: When a freighter is viciously attacked in the Pacific Ocean, a team of experts -- including biologist Niko Tatopoulos and scientists Elsie Chapman and Mendel Craven -- concludes that an oversized reptile is the culprit. Before long, the giant lizard ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, godzilla, giant monster, monster, human versus monster, giant, disaster, chaos and mayhem, creature, experiment gone awry, military, save the world ...
Time: 20th century, future, 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, manhattan new york city, usa, polynesia ...
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 5.2
 5K
Grizzly (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A fifteen-foot grizzly bear figures out that humans make for a tasty treat. As a park ranger tries rallying his men to bring about the bear's capture or destruction, his efforts are thwarted by the introduction of dozens of drunken hunters into ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, slasher, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: grizzly bear, national park, park ranger, hunter, wilderness, survival, animal attack, obsessive quest, rescue, dangerous animal, investigation, boss and employee ...
Time: 70s
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 3.9
 3K
Spiders (2000)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A DNA experiment on a rare breed of spider is taking place on a NASA space shuttle, when a freak meteor shower engulfs the shuttle, causing everything to go horribly wrong. One survivor is found on the ship and watched over in a secret location deep ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant spider, creature feature, mutant, experiment gone awry, space and aliens, dangerous animal, journalism, desert, monster, government coverup, news reporter, space shuttle ...
Time: 90s
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