Cave movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant cave movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, suspense, serious, realistic, tense and scary films and TV shows about / with cave, danger, escapades, adventure, murder, survival, supernatural, creature, death and violence plots mostly in Adventure, Horror and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
cave movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as cave: The Descent: Part 2 (2009), Ravenous (1999), The Descent (2005), Dark (2017), Sanctum (2011), Playing with Love (1977), Time Trap (2017), We Bare Bears (2014), The Croods (2013), Tom Sawyer (2011).

List of cave movies

The Descent: Part 2 (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Distraught, confused, and half-wild with fear, Sarah Carter emerges alone from the Appalachian cave system where she encountered unspeakable terrors. Unable to plausibly explain to the authorities what happened - or why she's covered in her ...
Style: tense, scary, suspense, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, cave, rescue, sole survivor, missing person, gory, rescue team, confined, deadly creature, monster, isolation, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa, new jersey
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Ravenous (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: Czech Republic, UK, USA, Mexico
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Upon receiving reports of missing persons at Fort Spencer, a remote Army outpost on the Western frontier, Capt. John Boyd investigates. After arriving at his new post, Boyd and his regiment aid a wounded frontiersman who recounts a horrifying tale ...
Style: disturbing, serious, tense, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: soldier, survival, cave, army, fort, isolation, moral dilemma, cannibalism, camp, confined, human nature, haunted by the past ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1840s
Place: california, usa
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The Descent (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After a tragic accident, six friends reunite for a caving expedition. Their adventure soon goes horribly wrong when a collapse traps them deep underground and they find themselves pursued by bloodthirsty creatures. As their friendships deteriorate, ...
Style: scary, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival horror, monster, deadly creature, cave, expedition, friends, survival, trapped, woman in danger, death, friendship, creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Dark (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A missing child causes four families to help each other for answers. What they could not imagine is that this mystery would be connected to innumerable other secrets of the small town.
Style: atmospheric, suspense, mind bending, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: missing child, time travel, corpse, investigation, small town, disappearance, time machine, school, police station, cave, family relations, loss of father ...
Time: year 1986, 50s, contemporary, 80s
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Sanctum (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The 3-D action-thriller Sanctum, from executive producer James Cameron, follows a team of underwater cave divers on a treacherous expedition to the largest, most beautiful and least accessible cave system on Earth. When a tropical storm forces them ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, suspenseful, touching ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, expedition, adventure, forces of nature, family relations, danger, isolation, parents and children, deathtrap, cave, ocean or sea, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Playing with Love (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Laura and Fabrizio have been meeting every summer in the forest by her parent's summer home. Fabrizio is a solitary boy with only his dog for company; Laura a sweet but unconfident child. This summer new aspects enter into their story as both ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, suspense, psychological, banned film
Plot: teenage love, love triangle, first love, rape, teenage sexuality, underage sex, cave, teenage sex, female nudity, seduction, secret, forest ...
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Time Trap (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of students become trapped inside a mysterious cave where they discover time passes differently underground than on the surface.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, twists and turns
Plot: time travel, missing person, adventurer, investigation, archaeologist, college professor, professor, cave, unsolved mystery, search party, time loop, teenager ...
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We Bare Bears (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Three brother bears awkwardly attempt to find their place in civilized society, whether they're looking for food, trying to make human friends, or scheming to become famous on the internet. Grizzly, Panda and Ice Bear stack atop one another ...
Style: sweet, light, humorous, feel good, sincere
Audience: kids
Plot: cartoon bear, anthropomorphism, friendship, brother brother relationship, cave, koala, talking animals, adventure, everyday life, society, childhood, forest ...
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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, entertaining, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, survival, youth, family life, journey, family, family relations, parents and children, life turned upside down, father daughter relationship, escapades, caveman ...
Time: prehistory, stone age, ancient world, prehistoric, prehistoric times ...
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Tom Sawyer (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Germany, Romania
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Tom Sawyer (LOUIS HOFMANN) has a head full of pranks and drives when he invents is not just a new adventure, preferably around with his best buddy Huck Finn (LEON SEIDEL) - much to the chagrin of his Aunt Polly (HEIKE MAKATSCH) with Tom and his ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, captivating, humorous
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: buddies, young heroes, prank, adolescence vs adulthood, false accusation, adventurer, escapades, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, americana, family, child's point of view ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mississippi, saint petersburg, missouri, america
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Ali Baba & the gold raiders (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy
Country: Malaysia
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Ali Baba steals hidden treasure from some raiders who then seek revenge on his family.
Plot: revenge, cave, village, gang, desert, bandit, shoemaker, wife husband relationship, arabian nights, treasure, husband wife relationship
Place: middle east
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The Strange Ones (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Mysterious events surround the travels of two brothers as they make their way across a remote American landscape. On the surface all seems normal, but what appears to be a simple vacation soon gives way to a dark and complex web of secrets. This is ...
Style: road movie
Plot: motel, fire, nightmare, cave, road trip, sibling relationship, flashback, boy, male nudity, swimming pool, male objectification, cat ...
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Beyond the End of the World (1978)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After spending three months doing experiments in space, scientists Antón and Daniel return to civilization. They're astounded to discover that the Earth has undergone an enormous cataclysm and the law of the gravity has even been altered in ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: end of the world, cave, alien attack, alien, dog, bee, post apocalypse, brother brother relationship, female nudity, chimpanzee, sibling rivalry
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The curse of the mayans (2017)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Danielle Noble (played by Carla Ortiz) and her team of expert cave divers led by an ambitious american archaeologist (Steve Wilcox), undertake an expedition in search of the lost Mayan Library, without imagining they will instead find the hidden ...
Plot: cave, jungle, library, scuba diver, archaeologist, alien race, end of the world, guilt, bathtub, scorpion, characters killed one by one, racial slur ...
Place: mexico
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Fire Monsters Against the Son of Hercules (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Wandering strongman Maxxus comes upon two warring tribes, the Sun worshipers and the Moon worshipers...and fights monsters !
Plot: sea creature, volcano, hercules, giant monster, earthquake, dragon, cave, sword and sandal, sacrifice, battle, cavemen, fire ...
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What Waits Below (1984)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The US military is running a test for a special type of radio transmitter, to be used to communicate with submarines, in a deep system of underground caves in Central America. When the signal from one of the transmitters suddenly disappears, a team ...
Plot: albino, subterranean, cave
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The Strangeness (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of explorers surveying an abandoned goldmine are trapped in a cave in, and find themselves at the mercy of a slimy, mysterious creature.
Plot: cave, monster, murder, trapped, explorer, creature, campfire, gold, gold mine
Place: mine
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La Saison des orphelins (2008)
Genre: Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Style: suspense
Plot: cave, orphan, photograph, drawing, snake, mystery, mysterious past, memory loss, orphanage, sorceress, death, school teacher ...
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Gila! (2012)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A giant lizard terrorizes a rural mid west community with a group of heroic young people led by Chase Winstead attempting to destroy the creature.
Plot: monster, cave, teenager, sheriff, hot rod, giant monster, handgun, high heels, police car, giant animal, creature feature, small town
Time: 1950s
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Les Galapiats: The Collection (1970)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Les Galapiats is a French-Belgian-Swiss-Canadian television series, composed of eight episodes lasting 26 minutes each, directed by Pierre Gaspard-Huit broadcast in 1970 on the second channel of the ORTF and December 1969 in the RTB, Belgium.
Plot: boy, cave, teenager, castle
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Alien 2: On Earth (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of cave explorers are confronted in an underground cavern by a mysterious living rock. Little do they know that it bears home to deadly, flesh-eating creatures, intent on wiping out the entire human population. An ultra low-budget, ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: violence, psychic power, alien, cave, child murder, exploitation, gore, blood splatter, outer space, blood, strong female character, bowling alley ...
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Against the Wild (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The action-packed feature film tells the dramatic tale of two siblings and their Alaskan Malamute, who must make an emergency landing when their small plane has engine problems. They find themselves in a beautiful but potentially dangerous natural ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, sentimental, exciting, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: cave, salmon, survival, missing child, wilderness, youth, danger, escapades, family problems, pets, adventure, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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Fortress (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After being kidnapped by four, masked men, a teacher and her students rebel by plotting against the criminals.
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, tense
Plot: survival, kidnapping, school, cave, underground, australian outback, revenge, teacher, missing person, small town, danger, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
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Black Bread (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In the harsh post-war years' Catalan countryside, Andreu, a child that belongs to the losing side, finds the corpses of a man and his son in the forest. The authorities want his father to be made responsible of the deaths, but Andreu tries to ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: post war, coming of age, farmer, hate, cave, revenge, spanish civil war, moral dilemma, human nature, innocence lost, society, youth ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: spain, europe
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Parched (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, UK, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In a rural Indian village, four ordinary women begin to throw off the traditions that hold them in servitude in this inspirational drama.
Plot: fireworks, motorcycle, campfire, mobile phone, sheep, cave, fight, tradition, prostitution, fire, female protagonist, teenage girl ...
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Finding Altamira (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, France, Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story of nine-year old Maria and her father Marcelino who, in 1879, found the first pre-historic cave paintings at the now world famous Altamira cave.
Plot: cave, discovery, king, imagination, scientist, hallucination, painter, science, child, daughter, sea, fever ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, prehistory
Place: spain
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Babysitting 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Franck and his girlfriend Sonya, plus some of their friends go on holiday in Brazil. Franck, his friends, two girls and Sonya's grandmother leave to visit a cave, but everything goes wrong and their crazy adventures begin.
Style: humorous, funny, feel good, entertaining, cynical
Audience: date night, teen comedy
Plot: found footage, trapped, jungle, hotel, obsessive quest, friendship between men, friendship, group of friends, cave, kiss, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, plan gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: brazil, france
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Abominable (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A man, crippled in an accident, returns to the woods after rehabilitation, certain that he'll not see Bigfoot again.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: bigfoot, cave, cell phone, blood, yeti, violence spree, crimes, computers and web, escapades, anti heroes, deadly creature, dangerous animal ...
Time: contemporary
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The Blade Master (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Muscle-bound Ator and his mute Asian sidekick travel from the ends of the Earth to save his aged mentor from the evil mustachioed Zor.
Style: futuristic, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, good versus evil, warrior, barbarian, cave, sword and sorcery, sword, battles, heroes, deadly, superhero, danger ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, stone age
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'It's Alive!' (1969)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A farmer traps three people in a cave with his pet prehistoric monster.
Style: semi serious, offbeat, scary
Plot: kidnapping, monster, cave, farm, psychopath, confined, escapades, deadly creature, mentally unstable, danger, supernatural, deadly ...
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