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 suspenseful, serious, feel good, disturbing, captivating and exciting films and TV shows about / with deforestation, forest, escapades, suspense, environmental, danger, catastrophe, destiny, friendship and death plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Fantasy genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
deforestation movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as deforestation: 2067 (2020), Fire on the Amazon (1993), Ainbo: Spirit of the Amazon (2021), The Lorax (2012), FernGully: The Last Rainforest (1992), The Green Inferno (2013), Pete's Dragon (2016), Aruanas (2019), And Then There Was Light (1989), Windigo (2011).

List of deforestation movies

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, realistic, sincere, captivating, political
Plot: rain forest, jungle, environmental activist, tribe, environment, courage, deforestation, environmental activism, fighting the system, environmentalism, man versus nature, showdown ...
Time: year 1984, year 1991, year 1987, year 1999, year 1988
Place: germany, switzerland, borneo, munich germany
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2067 (2020)
Genre: Mystery, 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: futuristic, serious, captivating, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: time travel, climate change, deforestation, parallel world, changing the past or future, suspense, research, apocalypse, disaster, time jump, fate of humanity, save the world ...
Time: future
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Fire on the Amazon (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
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, colourful, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: amazon, jungle, murder, assassination, deforestation, fighting the system, protest, love, environmentalism, uncover truth, investigation, murderer ...
Time: 90s
Place: bolivia
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Ainbo: Spirit of the Amazon (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Peru, Netherlands, USA
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, colourful, visually appealing, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: human animal relationship, amazon rainforest, forces of nature, jungle girl, talking animals, amazon jungle, friendship, environmental destruction, heroic mission, grownups, environmental issue, wilderness ...
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The Lorax (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, France
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: entertaining, colourful, feel good, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, chick flick ...
Plot: disney, childhood, environmental, ecology, deforestation, justice, talking animals, friendship, environmentalism, young heroes, obsessive quest, greed ...
Time: 21st century
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FernGully: The Last Rainforest (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: When a sprite named Crysta shrinks a human boy, Zak, down to her size, he vows to help the magical fairy folk stop a greedy logging company from destroying their home, the pristine rainforest known as FernGully. Zak and his new friends fight to ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, humorous, colourful, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: fairy, magic, good versus evil, environment, imaginary kingdom, environmental, forest, love, toxic, righting the wronged, fish out of water, young lovers ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
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The Green Inferno (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Chile, USA, UK
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: disturbing, bloody, scary, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, cannibal, cannibalism, torture, survival, suspense, amazon, sadistic horror, suicide, violence, sadistic violence, ant ...
Time: 2010s, 80s, 21st century
Place: south america, peru, america, chile, latin america ...
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Pete's Dragon (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
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: fairy tale, emotional, compassionate, touching, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night
Plot: dragon, orphan, boy, children, disney, childhood, boy girl friendship, friendship, small town, imagination, magic, escape ...
Time: future, 80s
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Aruanas (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Three friends leading a nonprofit organisation investigate environmental crimes in the Amazon involving a major mining company.
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: activism, environmental activism, deforestation, amazon, journalism, environmentalism, environmental issue, teamwork, environmentalist, private investigation, environmental destruction, environmental activist ...
Place: brazil
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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: reanimation, matriarchy, native, deforestation, magic, forest, morality, civilization, environmental, globalization, tradition
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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, suspenseful, bleak, disturbing
Plot: found footage, suspense, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, deforestation, native american, forest, demon, ghost, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature, peril ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
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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, captivating, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: forest, environmentalism, society, battles, family relations, family business, environmental activism, canadian, deforestation, environmental issue, small town, protest ...
Time: 21st century
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, semi serious, feel good, sincere
Plot: young heroes, missing child, friendship, getting home, escapades, family life, forest, deforestation, poacher, environmental issue, environmental, youth ...
Time: 90s
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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: rough, bleak, suspenseful, tense
Plot: jungle, life is a bitch, boy, adultery, suspense, society, rivalry, deforestation, destiny, friendship, family relations, parents and children ...
Place: latin america
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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: environmental, corruption, murder, exploitation, corrupt politician, deforestation, anthropologist, mountain, environmental issue, ecology, land grab, indigenous
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Rio 2 (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: It's a jungle out there for Blu, Jewel and their three kids after they're hurtled from Rio de Janeiro to the wilds of the Amazon. As Blu tries to fit in, he goes beak-to-beak with the vengeful Nigel, and meets the most fearsome adversary ...
Style: exciting, colourful, entertaining, scenic, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, preschoolers
Plot: bird, parrot, jungle, happy ending, travel, animal life, talking animals, rivalry, homecoming, music, runaway, creativity ...
Time: 21st century
Place: latin america, rio de janeiro, brazil, south america
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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, suspenseful, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: ghost, urban legend, suspense, guilt, missing person, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, curses spells and rituals, paranormal phenomena, supernatural, supernatural power, deadly creature, peril ...
Time: 21st century
Place: taiwan
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The Hallow (2015)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A family who moved into a remote mill house in Ireland finds themselves in a fight for survival with demonic creatures living in the woods.
Style: scary, suspenseful, fairy tale, atmospheric, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: forest, transformation, supernatural, monster, macabre, creature, legend, suspense, demon, survival, family in danger, haunted house ...
Time: 21st century
Place: ireland
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Fly Away Home (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Amy is only 13 years old when her mother is killed. She goes to Canada to live with her father, an eccentric inventor whom she barely knows. Amy is miserable in her new life... until she discovers a nest of goose eggs that were abandoned when a ...
Style: uplifting, emotional, touching, serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, chick flick, girls' night ...
Plot: goose, aviation, rescue, father daughter relationship, bird, animals, single father, childhood, environmental, tragedy, against the odds, loss of mother ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada, new zealand, north carolina
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Only the Brave (2017)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots battle deadly wildfires to save an Arizona town.
Style: exciting, emotional, dramatic, tense, motivational ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: natural disaster, forest fire, heroism, firefighter, rescue, tragedy, friends, partners, fire, disaster, fire department, loss of loved one ...
Time: year 2007, 2000s, year 2013, 2010s, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa
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The Green Knight (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada, Ireland
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A fantasy re-telling of the medieval tale of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.
Style: surreal, fairy tale, cerebral, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: myth, medieval, king arthur, ghost, warrior, monster, creature, fear, decapitation, arthurian legend, characters in danger, knight ...
Time: middle ages
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The Legend of Hei (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the bustling human world, various demons are hidden and live in peace with humans. Luo Xiao Hei, the cat demon, begins his journey of wandering because his forest home is destroyed. On his search for a new home he encounters other demons as well ...
Style: captivating, sweet, anime, light, feel good ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: spirit, forest, cat, kitten, mysterious character, legend, fantasy world, chinese, teenager, monster, animals, magic ...
Place: china
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Struggle for Life (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Marc Châtaigne, an intern at the Ministry of Standards, is sent to French Guiana to implement European construction standards at Guyaneige: the first Amazonian ski slope, intended to boost tourism in French Guiana. There, he meets Tarzan, an ...
Style: humorous, light, funny, not serious, captivating ...
Audience: kids
Plot: absurd humor, ski resort, jungle, aphrodisiac, sex scene, gold, forest, nature, golf, crocodile, boat, chainsaw ...
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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: christmas, dog, conservation, teamwork, cartoon bear, bear, deforestation, friendship, ice hockey, raccoon, cartoon dog
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Iracema, Uma Transa Amazônica (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, West Germany, France
Duration: 91 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: amazon, prostitution, environmental destruction, forest, poverty, ecology, truck, deforestation, truck driver, road
Place: brazil
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Paradise Lost (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A scientist in the rain forest squares off against a land developer while trying to solve some unexplained deaths.
Plot: legal, murder, female nudity, mysterious death, construction worker, greed, tribe, temple, love interest, mutant, jungle, mutation ...
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Medicine Man (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An eccentric scientist working for a large drug company is working on a research project in the Amazon jungle. He sends for a research assistant and a gas chromatograph because he's close to a cure for cancer. When the assistant turns out to be ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, philosophical, thought provoking, visually appealing ...
Plot: jungle, amazon rainforest, environmental, cancer, beautiful scenery, survival, treasure hunt, amazon jungle, opposites attract, natural disaster, rain forest, medical ...
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, brazil
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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, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, war, green beret, propaganda, military, jungle, culture clash, politics, soldier, battlefield, journalism, u.s. military ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, iraq, asia
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Godzilla and Mothra: The Battle for Earth (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The Earth is headed for disaster and when an archeological research team visits Infant Island to find out why, they discover two tiny women who reveal that the Earth is fighting back for all the harm humans have done here and sends out the evil ...
Style: natural horror, daikaiju, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: godzilla, giant monster, monster, kaiju, archaeologist, creature, monster terrorizes city, environmentalism, catastrophe, disaster, adventurer, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, USA, Germany
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: colourful, epic, factual, breathtaking, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: british history, queen elizabeth i, throne, queen, women, tudors, royal family, politics, female protagonist, catholicism, medieval, renaissance ...
Time: 16th century, 19th century, middle ages, 1930s, victorian era ...
Place: england, london, scotland, spain, europe ...
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