Deforestation movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant deforestation movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, serious, realistic, captivating, suspenseful and humorous films and TV shows about / with deforestation, adventure, escapades, danger, environmental issue, heroes, vengeance, culture clash, forest and society plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Family genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
deforestation movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as deforestation: The Lorax (2012), Fire on the Amazon (1993), Forest Warrior (1996), 2067 (2020), Windigo (2011), Pete's Dragon (2016), The Green Chain (2007), Bear with Me (2000), Always Further On (1965), Pom Poko (1994).

List of deforestation movies

The Lorax (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.
Style: feel good, entertaining, fairy tale, colourful, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: computer animation, tree, childhood, friendship, deforestation, disney, environmentalism, obsessive quest, greed, justice, family, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century
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Fire on the Amazon (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Peru
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a well-known environmental researcher is murdered in the Amazon jungle, an arrogant photojournalist joins forces with a beautiful young activist to find out who is responsible. Along they way, they fall in love as they discover the men ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, colourful, suspenseful
Plot: murder, amazon, jungle, deforestation, assassination, fighting the system, investigation, adventure, environmentalism, uncover truth, protest, love ...
Time: 90s
Place: bolivia
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Forest Warrior (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: John McKenna is a spiritual being who is able to transform into bear, wolf or eagle. He lives in the forests of Tanglewood and has dedicated his life to protect them. One day a gang of evil lumberjacks led by Travis Thorne arrive Tanglewood to chop ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sincere, captivating, surprise ending
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventurer, environmental issue, eagle, bear, wolf, good versus evil, young heroes, heroic mission, deforestation, youth, rescue, wilderness ...
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2067 (2020)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A lowly utility worker is called to the future by a mysterious radio signal, he must leave his dying wife to embark on a journey that will force him to face his deepest fears in an attempt to change the fabric of reality and save humankind from its ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: time travel, climate change, deforestation, parallel world, research, time machine, changing the past or future, imaginary, flash forward, discovery, destiny, time
Time: future
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Paradise War: The Story of Bruno Manser (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Switzerland, Austria
Duration: 142 min.
Story: 1984: Searching for an experience that goes deeper than the superficiality of modern civilization, Bruno Manser travels into the jungles of Borneo and finds it with the nomadic Penan tribe. It is an encounter that changes his life forever. When the ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, captivating, realistic
Plot: rain forest, jungle, environmental activist, tribe, deforestation, environment, courage, environmental activism, man versus nature, fighting the system, adventure, environmentalism ...
Time: year 1991, year 1999, year 1987, year 1984, year 1988
Place: munich germany, borneo, switzerland
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Windigo (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In June of 2004, a group of film students and actors from Toronto camp out on the property of one of this town's only residents. With uncooperative actors, technical problems, and of course swarms of mosquitos, the project they went there to ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: paranormal phenomena, paranormal, forest, deforestation, native american, film within a film, found footage, curses spells and rituals, ghost, deadly creature, demon, peril ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
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Pete's Dragon (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 102 min.
Story: For years, old wood carver Mr. Meacham has delighted local children with his tales of the fierce dragon that resides deep in the woods of the Pacific Northwest. To his daughter, Grace, who works as a forest ranger, these stories are little more than ...
Style: psychotronic, emotional, compassionate, touching, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids
Plot: dragon, orphan, boy, feral child, children, escape, family life, fire breathing dragon, invisibility, sawmill, deforestation, forest ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
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The Green Chain (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The battle between loggers and environmentalists is defining, dividing and destroying communities in Canada and around the world. The Green Chain is a powerful, funny and thought-provoking film about the people who love trees.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, cult film ...
Plot: environmentalism, society, family business, in the woods, battles, family relations, canadian, environmental activism, small town, environmental issue, deforestation, forest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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Bear with Me (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphaned bear cub is adopted by little Emily and her family. They name the cub Masha, raise her and release her back into the wild. Three years go by, and Emily is lost deep in the forest. Cold, frightened and alone in the darkness, she falls and ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, semi serious, sincere
Plot: young heroes, adventure, friendship, missing child, family life, getting home, danger, escapades, in the woods, deforestation, environmental issue, poacher ...
Time: 90s
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Always Further On (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Raul (Igancio Lopez Tarso) is a white man who enjoys the simple way of life practiced by the Indians of Mexico. He does his best to try and help the tribe, but he becomes a victim of greedy land grabbers who covet the tribal property. Jaime ...
Plot: corruption, deforestation, anthropologist, corrupt politician, mountain, exploitation, murder, environmental issue, ecology, indigenous, land grab
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Pom Poko (1994)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The Raccoons of the Tama Hills are being forced from their homes by the rapid development of houses and shopping malls. As it becomes harder to find food and shelter, they decide to band together and fight back. The Raccoons practice and perfect the ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, allegory, weird ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: animals, transformation, environmentalism, animal, anthropomorphism, testicles, deforestation, japanese mythology, environment, suburbs, suburban life, heroic mission ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
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The Emerald Forest (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: For ten years, engineer Bill Markham has searched tirelessly for his son Tommy who disappeared from the edge of the Brazilian rainforest. Miraculously, he finds the boy living among the reclusive Amazon tribe who adopted him. And that's when ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, rough, atmospheric ...
Plot: jungle, jaguar, tribe, adoption, child abduction, kidnapping, missing person, cannibalism, amazon, rain forest, deforestation, adventure ...
Time: 80s
Place: brazil, latin america, south america, india
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Your Lover (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Lucio and Enedina are a happily married young Teenek couple that lives in the Huasteca Potosina's jungle with their three children. They love each other and share everything, nevertheless, everything crumbles when the construction of a highway, ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, bleak, rough
Plot: life is a bitch, boy, adultery, society, rivalry, danger, friendship, deforestation, destiny, parents and children, family relations, jungle ...
Place: latin america
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Ainbo: Spirit of the Amazon (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Peru, Netherlands
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A girl was born and grew up in the deepest jungle of the Amazon, Colonia, that rests on the back of the most powerful Mother Spirit in the Amazon, Turtle Motelo Mama. One day she discovers that her homeland is being threatened and realizes that ...
Style: exciting, feel good, sweet, colourful, visually appealing ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: human animal relationship, computer animation, adventure, talking animals, amazon rainforest, obsessive quest, forces of nature, amazon jungle, friendship, environmental destruction, good versus evil, fantasy world ...
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Princess Mononoke (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Ashitaka, a prince of the disappearing Ainu tribe, is cursed by a demonized boar god and must journey to the west to find a cure. Along the way, he encounters San, a young human woman fighting to protect the forest, and Lady Eboshi, who is trying to ...
Style: captivating, exciting, emotional, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wolf, mythology, adventure, princess, demon, talking animals, heroic mission, danger, in the woods, human spirit, master warrior, hopes ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century, 16th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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The Raccoons on Ice (1981)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Raccoons on Ice is the second of four specials leading up to the television series The Raccoons. It initially aired on CBC and in syndication on December 20, 1981.
Plot: raccoon, cartoon bear, ice hockey, conservation, deforestation, teamwork, cartoon dog, dog, friendship, bear
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Iracema, Uma Transa Amazônica (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, West Germany, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A girl from the countryside goes to the city of Belém to take part in the Círio de Nazaré celebrations. Led to prostitution, she wishes to move to the wealthiest Southeast region of Brazil. In a dance club, she meets a truck driver that ...
Style: road movie
Plot: environmental destruction, forest, deforestation, prostitution, truck, truck driver, poverty, ecology, amazon
Place: brazil
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A Sweet Spot in Time (2017)
Genre: Documentary
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Sweet Spot in Time is the personal journey of a 15-year-old fighting for his generation's future. In an environmental battle that puts his destiny at risk, first-time director and musician Jonah Bryson gives audiences a new look at this ...
Plot: deforestation, environmental issue, global warming, environmental issues, climate change
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The Tag-Along (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A story about a video of a group of people going hiking and a mysterious little girl in a red dress following them.
Style: scary, psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: ghost, missing person, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, guilt, urban legend, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, deadly creature, paranormal investigation, supernatural, peril, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century
Place: taiwan
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong, China, Canada, Denmark, Germany, UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After supervillain Shredder escapes custody, he joins forces with mad scientist Baxter Stockman and two dimwitted henchmen, Bebop and Rocksteady, to unleash a diabolical plan to take over the world. As the Turtles prepare to take on Shredder and his ...
Style: psychotronic, humorous, absurd, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: ninja, turtle, fight scenes, sibling relationship, mutant, transformation, superhero, rat, ninjitsu, friendship, martial arts, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, year 2016
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city, new york, brazil
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Amazon Forever (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Nicholas is a young cinematographer, shooting a documentary about the ancient tribal ritual in an Indian village near the Amazon, where he fell in love with the daughter of a chief, at the same time more and more like the side of the original ...
Plot: amazon rainforest, deforestation, environmental issue, loincloth, logging, actor, filmmaker, wrestling, male objectification, lumberjack, pubic hair, male nudity ...
Place: brazil
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Rapa Nui (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Inter-tribal rivalry leads to a competition to erect a huge statue (moai) in record time before Make can take part in the race to retrieve the egg of a Sooty Tern. The reward for winning this race is to rule the island for one year.
Style: captivating, sentimental, romantic, melancholic, atmospheric ...
Plot: island, rivalry, love triangle, love and romance, love affair, family feud, state affairs, adventurer, isolation, parents and children, map, catastrophe ...
Time: 18th century, 17th century
Place: chile, latin america, polynesia
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The Green Berets (1968)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Col. Mike Kirby picks two teams of crack Green Berets for a mission in South Vietnam. First off is to build and control a camp that is trying to be taken by the enemy the second mission is to kidnap a North Vietnamese General
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: vietnam war, military life, green beret, jungle, soldier, war, anti war, culture clash, politics, battlefield, journalism, military ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, asia, iraq
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And Then There Was Light (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: France, West Germany, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Events in an idyllic African village are shown in detail in the period just before logging trucks come in and cut down the forest around the villagers, forcing them to move into the wretched shantytowns that surround major cities throughout the ...
Style: fable
Plot: globalization, civilization, morality, environmental, deforestation, native, forest, magic, reanimation, matriarchy, tradition
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Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When Queen Elizabeth's reign is threatened by ruthless familial betrayal and Spain's invading army, she and her shrewd adviser must act to safeguard to the lives of her people.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, epic, colourful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: queen elizabeth i, queen, british history, throne, period piece, head of state, royal family, monarchy, palace intrigue, political intrigue, politics, catholicism ...
Time: 16th century, renaissance, middle ages, 1500s, 18th century ...
Place: england, europe, spain, scotland, america ...
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The Elm-Chanted Forest (1986)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A painter falls asleep beneath a magical elm tree and awakens with magical powers that allow him to communicate with the creatures of the forest. In the limited time that he possesses these powers, he must help save the forest from the threat of the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, stylized, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: forest, show tunes, creative block, family, danger, supernatural, underdog, imaginary, heroes, rivalry, good versus evil, escapades ...
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The Burning Season: The Chico Mendes Story (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Based on the true story of a Brazilian rubber tapper who leads his people in protest against government and developers, who want to cut down their part of the rainforest for a new road and ranch land. The rich and the powerful will stop at nothing, ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, sincere, rough ...
Plot: political corruption, workplace, heroes, leadership, legal, rebellion, state affairs, life is a bitch, fighting the system, politics, society, rich and poor ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 20th century, 1950s
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Amazon (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Finland, Brazil, France, Canada, Germany, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Widowed and broke Finnish businessman Kari takes his two teenage daughters with him to Brazil. A bush pilot introduces him to the idea of gold mining in the jungle, but a beautiful and educated local woman warns him about the possible consequences ...
Style: semi serious
Plot: jungle, tribe, rain forest, destiny, love affair, survival, adventurer, society, danger, escapades, adventure, treasure hunt ...
Time: 80s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
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The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, South Korea, India, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Rocky and Bullwinkle have been living off the finances made from the reruns of their cartoon show. Boris and Natasha somehow manage to crossover into reality and team up with Fearless Leader, an evil criminal turned media mogul with some evil plans ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, parody, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: family, adventure, leadership, buddies, partners, on the road, disorder, iron curtain, danger, satire, hollywood, helicopter ...
Place: usa, new york, ussr, soviet union
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The Green Inferno (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A group of student activists travel from New York City to the Amazon to save the rainforest. However, once they arrive in this vast green landscape, they soon discover that they are not alone… and that no good deed goes unpunished.
Style: bloody, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, cannibal, torture, amazon rainforest, survival, violence, gory, cannibalism, confined, brutality, extreme violence, escape attempt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: south america, peru, latin america, chile, new york ...
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