Canyon movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant canyon movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, exciting, entertaining, suspenseful and stylized films and TV shows about / with canyon, rivalry, heroes, desert, danger, chase, escapades, vengeance, violence and redemption plots mostly in Adventure, Action and Western genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
canyon movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as canyon: 127 Hours (2010), Monolith (2016), Choke Canyon (1986), The Lion King (1994), Cochochi (2007), Crash Canyon (2011), Valdez Horses (1973), Broken Arrow (1996), The Lion King (2019), Big Jake (1971).

List of canyon movies

127 Hours (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The true story of mountain climber Aron Ralston's remarkable adventure to save himself after a fallen boulder crashes on his arm and traps him in an isolated canyon in Utah.
Style: inspirational, psychological, breathtaking, intense, thought provoking ...
Plot: survival, isolation, suspense, trapped, mountain, loneliness, courage, human spirit, alone, climbing, canyon, life philosophy ...
Time: 2000s, year 2003, 21st century
Place: utah, usa
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Monolith (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A mother and her son plan a surprise visit to Los Angeles to see her husband/his father. Halfway there they get into a terrible accident in the middle of nowhere and now must fight to survive.
Style: ambiguous ending, stylized, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: son, mother, suspense, trapped, family relations, relationships, parents, desert, canyon, female protagonist, child in peril, car accident ...
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Choke Canyon (1986)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Pilgrim Corporation has leased Choke Canyon to research physicist David Lowell for 99 years. Lowell has built an impressive research laboratory there. When Pilgrim suddenly needs Choke Canyon for toxic waste storage, they resort to violence to force ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: canyon, toxic, scientist, environmentalist, environmental issue, sabotage, stockholm syndrome, toxic waste, hostage, suspense, exploitation, environmental ...
Place: salt lake city utah, utah
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The Lion King (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young lion cub named Simba can't wait to be king. But his uncle craves the title for himself and will stop at nothing to get it.
Style: touching, sentimental, inspirational, humorous, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: disney, lion, friendship, betrayal, jungle, love, good versus evil, tragedy, talking animals, pride and honor, uncle, hyena ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa
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Cochochi (2007)
Genre: Family
Country: Mexico, UK, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two young indigenous brothers from the La Sierra Tarahumara region of northwest Mexico return home from Benito Juarez elementary boarding school, only to find their fates pulling them in opposite directions in director Laura Amelia Guzmán's ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, sincere, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: youth, family relations, on the road, coming of age, journey, siblings relations, boy, lost, missing child, canyon, isolation, indigenous people ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mexico, sonora, latin america
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Crash Canyon (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Crash Canyon is a Canadian animated series. It tells the story of the community living at the bottom of a canyon. The Wendell family is looking for an original holiday by caravan but their trip ends sooner than expected at the bottom of a canyon in ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, captivating, adult cartoon ...
Audience: kids, teens, adult
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, eccentric family, culture clash, silly humor, disorder, parents and children, stranded, canyon, motor home, social relations, dark humor ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
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Valdez Horses (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Chino Valdez is a loner horse breeder living in the old west. Partly a loner by choice, and partly because, being a 'half-breed', he finds himself unwelcome almost everywhere he goes. One day, a young runaway named Jimmy shows up at his ...
Style: serious, realistic, cult film
Plot: cowboy, horse, canyon, fiancee, horseman, youth, half breed, street fight, gunfight, fistfight, female nudity, sex ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, new mexico, ireland, europe, arizona
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Broken Arrow (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When rogue stealth-fighter pilot Vic Deakins deliberately drops off the radar while on maneuvers, the Air Force ends up with two stolen nuclear warheads -- and Deakins's co-pilot, Riley Hale, is the military's only hope for getting them ...
Style: exciting, stylized, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: terrorism, betrayal, mexican standoff, train, desert, race against time, escapades, fighter jet, rivalry, airplane, suspense, nuclear bomb ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, hong kong, utah
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Everything Everywhere All at Once (2022)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: An aging Chinese immigrant is swept up in an insane adventure, where she alone can save what's important to her by connecting with the lives she could have led in other universes.
Style: surreal, entertaining, philosophical, emotional, psychedelic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: multiverse, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, chinese, alternate universe, lgbt, kung fu, nihilism, martial arts, philosophy, alternate reality, reincarnation ...
Time: future
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The Lion King (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Simba idolises his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub's arrival. Scar, Mufasa's brother—and former heir to the throne—has plans of his own. The battle ...
Style: inspirational, psychotronic, colourful, touching, sad ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: animals, jungle, lion, wilderness, lion cub, childhood trauma, nature, talking animals, disney, kingdom, king, savannah ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa
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Big Jake (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An aging Texas cattle man who has outlived his time swings into action when outlaws kidnap his grandson.
Style: tense, intense, stylized, harsh, light ...
Audience: manly
Plot: kidnapping, texas ranger, gunfight, motorcycle, gang, old west, happy ending, good versus evil, car, assassination, adaptation, chase ...
Time: 80s, turn of the century, 19th century, 20th century, 70s
Place: texas, mexico, california, usa, latin america
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Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: As a wild stallion travels across the frontiers of the Old West, he befriends a young human and finds true love with a mare.
Style: feel good, sentimental, inspirational, touching, emotional ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: horse, animals, friendship, wild horse, freedom, native americans, native american, chase, beautiful scenery, getting home, animal life, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: usa
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Shalako (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: UK, West Germany, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Sean Connery is Shalako, a guide in the old West who has to rescue an aristocratic British hunting party from Indians and bandits.
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: opposites attract, native american, survival, rescue, gunfight, tough heroes, culture clash, adventurer, rivalry, hostage, heroes, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona, tucson arizona
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Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be ...
Style: road movie, exciting, surreal, stylized, visually appealing ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: post apocalypse, distopia, desert, apocalypse, survival, chase, car chase, on the run, car, tough guy, future dystopia, chaos ...
Time: future, near future
Place: australia, los angeles
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Army of One (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Wellman Santee (Dolph Lundgren) a former race car driver, whose livelihood is transporting exotic stolen super cars, is involved, with his partner Eddie, in shoot out, resulting in the deaths of his friend and a highway cop. Santee is framed for the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, perverse ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escape, car chase, on the run, frame up, police investigation, criminal heroes, police corruption, dirty cop, partners, tough law enforcer, fugitives, manhunt ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
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Perched on a Tree (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Henry Roubier, a French promoter, and Enrico Mazzini, an Italian, have signed an agreement guaranteeing them a stranglehold on European highways. While driving on the roads of the south, Roubier takes two young hitchhikers, but an unfortunate swerve ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, parody, ambiguous ending
Plot: tree, rescue, canyon, love triangle, woman in danger, rivalry, nightmare, vampire, mirror, boss, rain, seaside ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, riviera
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Bite the Bullet (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th century, a newspaper organizes an endurance horse race : 700 miles to run in a few days. 9 adventurers are competing, among them a woman, Miss Jones, a Mexican, an Englishman, a young cow-boy, an old one and two friends, ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, horse, endurance, rivalry, contests and competitions, old west, unlikely partners, civil war, horse race, cowboy, chase, ex prostitute ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 70s
Place: california, texas
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Firefox (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: The Soviets have developed a revolutionary new jet fighter, called "Firefox". Naturally, the British are worried that the jet will be used as a first-strike weapon, as rumours say that the jet is indetectable on radar. They send ex-Vietnam ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, intense, cerebral, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, spy, fighter plane, behind enemy lines, espionage, chase, fighter jet, suspense, fighter pilot, military, submarine, aviation ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, moscow russia, england, vietnam, asia ...
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Tom and Jerry: The Fast and the Furry (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After being evicted from their old house by Tom's owner for causing major damage, cat and mouse Tom and Jerry enter a race entitled the "Fabulous Super Race" to win a mansion.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, feel good, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: partners, tom and jerry, cartoon cat, anthropomorphic mouse, disorder, contests and competitions, animals, animal life, uninhibited rivalry, friends, pets, unlikely partners ...
Place: borneo, mount everest, taj mahal, south pole, big ben london ...
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Welcome to Shama Town (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the fictional Shama Town in Northwest China, legend has it that that robbers buried many hidden treasures among the town. Tang Gaopeng, the town leader, then decides to promote Shama Town as a bandit-themed tourist destination. Tang ...
Plot: gangsters, con men, tourist attraction, bribery, henchman, excavation, farce, festival, impersonating a police officer, tv reporter, tourist, canyon ...
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Logan (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hideout on the Mexican border. But Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces.
Style: emotional, harsh, road movie, intense, futuristic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: superhero, fight scenes, mutant, x men, father daughter relationship, super strength, invulnerability, rage, protector, immortality, lone hero, road trip ...
Time: future, near future, 2010s, 2020s, 21st century
Place: north dakota, austin texas, el paso texas, mexico, usa
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The Trackers (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A rancher comes home and finds that his son has been murdered and his daughter kidnapped by a bandit gang. He hires a professional tracker with a reputation for finding his quarry to help him find the gang and rescue his daughter.
Style: semi serious, realistic, tense
Plot: kidnapping, ranch, rivalry, confined, investigation, dealing with death, rescue, vengeance, family problems, murder, missing person, death in the family ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona
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The Devil's Backbone (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young cavalry officer finds his woman tortured by the Apaches and blames the Army for not properly protecting the outpost, so becomes a deserter and an avenger, stalking and killing Indians without warning.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: native american attack, cowboy, man on a mission, soldier, apache indian, apache tribe, heroes, opposites attract, hopes, escapades, military, dishonesty ...
Place: europe, italy, sonora, mexico, arizona
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A Man Called Sledge (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: James Garner is Luther Sledge, the leader of a pack of rebels who are planning to steal a stash of gold. But after the thieves actually manage to get away with the bounty, they soon discover that the enemy lies within their midst. As they begin to ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gambling, prison life, on the road, small town, curses spells and rituals, heist, battles, tough heroes, friends, religions or cults, vigilantism ...
Time: 19th century
Place: latin america, mexico, yuma arizona, arizona
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War of the Worlds: Goliath (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Malaysia, Japan, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Fifteen years have passed since the Martians’ first failed invasion of Earth. The year is 1914, and at the eve of World War I, Mars launches a sudden and more devastating second attack. A small defense force, A.R.E.S., is Earth’s only hope. The ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, battles, human versus alien, good versus evil, man versus machine, survival, save the world, chaos and mayhem, space and aliens, rivalry, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, year 1914
Place: usa, new york
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Superman III (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Aiming to defeat the Man of Steel, wealthy executive Ross Webster hires bumbling but brilliant Gus Gorman to develop synthetic kryptonite, which yields some unexpected psychological effects in the third installment of the 1980s Superman franchise. ...
Style: campy, psychotronic, breathtaking, epic, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, superman character, bowling, internet, alien, villain, heroes, superhuman powers, artificial intelligence, weather, camp, redemption ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: kansas, new york, arizona, colombia, italy
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Puss in Boots (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Long before he even met Shrek, the notorious fighter, lover and outlaw Puss in Boots becomes a hero when he sets off on an adventure with the tough and street smart Kitty Softpaws and the mastermind Humpty Dumpty to save his town. This is the true ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, exciting, sweet, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens ...
Plot: talking animals, cat, friendship, talking cat, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, magic, happy ending, escapades, sword fight, save the day, animals ...
Time: year 2011, 2010s
Place: canada
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The Professionals (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Professionals is a 1966 American Western film directed by Richard Brooks. A kidnap-rescue adventure set in about 1917, it features a small group of experts heading into Mexico to free the Mexican-born wife of a wealthy Texan from several hundred ...
Style: compassionate, dramatic, harsh, witty, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, mercenary, mexican revolution, kidnapping, gunfight, female nudity, train, chase, mission, cowboy, revolution, courage ...
Time: 60s, 1910s, 20th century
Place: mexico, texas, california, latin america
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Poltergeist II: The Other Side (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Freeling family move in with Diane's mother in an effort to escape the trauma and aftermath of Carol Anne's abduction by the Beast. But the Beast is not to be put off so easily and appears in a ghostly apparition as the Reverend Kane, ...
Style: scary, psychological, splatter, bad ending, allegory ...
Audience: adult
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, monster, alternate dimension, afterlife, magic, demon, ritual, possession, spiritualism, native american ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona, phoenix arizona
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Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Captain Jack Sparrow crosses paths with a woman from his past, and he's not sure if it's love -- or if she's a ruthless con artist who's using him to find the fabled Fountain of Youth. When she forces him aboard the Queen ...
Style: exciting, humorous, romantic, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, boys' night, family outing
Plot: pirate, ship, mermaid, chase, swashbuckler, treasure hunt, fantasy world, treasure, captain, adventurer, escape, sea battle ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: london, england, spain, caribbean
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