Jungle movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant jungle movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out intense, serious, entertaining, suspenseful, realistic and exciting films and TV shows about / with jungle, catastrophe, mentor, dialogue, storytelling, adaptation, adventure, escapades, danger and survival plots mostly in Adventure, Action and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Australia and other countries.
jungle movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as jungle: Anaconda (1997), Blood Paradise (2006), The Green Inferno (2013), The Rundown (2003), Jumanji (1995), Romancing the Stone (1984), Predators (2010), Jungle (2017), The River (2012), Gorillas in the Mist (1988).

List of jungle movies

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, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, giant snake, dangerous animal, danger, lake or river, snake, survival, adventure, boat, bait, deception, eaten alive ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: latin america, ecuador, brazil
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Blood Paradise (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of young backpackers' vacation turns sour when a bus accident leaves them marooned in a remote Brazilian rural area that holds an ominous secret.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, chase, black market, survival, slasher, transplant, gory, bondage, torture, murder, violence, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america, argentina, rio de janeiro
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The Green Inferno (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Chile, Canada, Spain
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: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, extreme violence, survival, gory, cannibalism, confined, brutality, torture, violence, escape attempt, amazon rainforest, cult ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: south america, peru, latin america, chile, america
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The Rundown (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Travis, the mouthy son of a criminal, disappears in the Amazon in search of a treasured artifact, his father sends in Beck, who becomes Travis's rival for the affections of Mariana, a mysterious Brazilian woman. With his steely ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, buddy comedy, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, jungle, gold, bounty hunter, adventure, slavery, trap, fight, heroes, escapades, one man army, amazon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: brazil, mine, latin america, south america, california
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Jumanji (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When siblings Judy and Peter discover an enchanted board game that opens the door to a magical world, they unwittingly invite Alan -- an adult who's been trapped inside the game for 26 years -- into their living room. Alan's only hope for ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, humorous, offbeat, light ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens, family outing
Plot: jungle, adventure, getting home, parallel world, young heroes, mischievous children, danger, disappearance, time travel, board game, childhood, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 90s, 60s, 1990s ...
Place: usa, new hampshire
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Romancing the Stone (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Though she can spin wild tales of passionate romance, novelist Joan Wilder has no life of her own. Then one day adventure comes her way in the form of a mysterious package. It turns out that the parcel is the ransom she'll need to free her ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, jungle, unlikely couple, adventure, opposites attract, escapades, map, danger, romance, chase, gem, stranded ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: colombia, latin america, south america, central america
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Predators (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A mercenary reluctantly leads a motley crew of warriors who soon come to realize they've been captured and deposited on an alien planet by an unknown nemesis. With the exception of a peculiar physician, they are all cold-blooded killers, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, stylized, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, jungle, deadly creature, alien, warrior, danger, monster, soldier, survival, space and aliens, survivor, supernatural ...
Place: mine
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Jungle (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, Colombia, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A mysterious guide escorts an enthusiastic adventurer and his friend into the Amazon jungle, but their journey turns into a terrifying ordeal as the darkest elements of human nature and the deadliest threats of the wild force them to fight for ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, tense
Plot: survival, jungle, adventurer, river, amazon rainforest, alone, raft, hallucination, rescue, butterfly, amazon, wet jeans ...
Place: bolivia, south america
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The River (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The River follows the story of wildlife expert and TV personality Emmet Cole. Emmet set course around the world with his wife, Tess, and son, Lincoln, while filming what would become one of the most popular shows in television. After he goes missing ...
Style: scary, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: jungle, missing person, research, supernatural, mysterious place, expedition, resourceful, adventure, adventurer, search, danger, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america, south america
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Gorillas in the Mist (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The story of Dian Fossey, a scientist who came to Africa to study the vanishing mountain gorillas, and later fought to protect them.
Style: sad, sincere, captivating, touching, serious ...
Plot: jungle, extinction, gorilla, environmentalism, fighting the system, human spirit, forces of nature, obsessive quest, environmental, animals, unlikely friendships, hunting ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: africa, congo, rwanda
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Predator (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Dutch and his group of commandos are hired by the CIA to rescue downed airmen from guerillas in a Central American jungle. The mission goes well but as they return they find that something is hunting them. Nearly invisible, it blends in with the ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, monster, alien, deadly creature, jungle, warrior, chase, trap, invisibility, tough heroes, evil alien, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, twentieth century, year 1987, future
Place: latin america, central america, south america, mine
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The Ruins (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Germany, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of friends whose leisurely Mexican holiday takes a turn for the worse when they, along with a fellow tourist embark on a remote archaeological dig in the jungle, where something evil lives among the ruins
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, jungle, gory, friendship, self sacrifice, mercy killing, tourist, vacation, ruins, murder, ancient mystery, paralysis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
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After Earth (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: One thousand years after cataclysmic events forced humanity's escape from Earth, Nova Prime has become mankind's new home. Legendary General Cypher Raige returns from an extended tour of duty to his estranged family, ready to be a father ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, danger, survival, heroic mission, spacecraft, adventure, parents and children, young heroes, isolation, apocalypse, real life father and son playing father and son, save the day ...
Time: future, 2010s
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Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: One day, Horton the elephant hears a cry from help coming from a speck of dust. Even though he can't see anyone on the speck, he decides to help it. As it turns out, the speck of dust is home to the Whos, who live in their city of Whoville. ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, colourful, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: jungle, friendship, adventure, elephant, rescue, determination, family, friends, fantasy world, goofy hero, save the day, heroic ...
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The Jungle Book (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A man-cub named Mowgli fostered by wolves. After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan, Mowgli is forced to flee the jungle, by which he embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of the panther, Bagheera and the free-spirited bear, Baloo.
Style: serious, scenic, entertaining, semi serious, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, jungle, dangerous animal, adventure, friendship, good versus evil, wolf pack, disney, feral child, animals, mischievous children, courage ...
Place: india
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King Kong (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: New Zealand, USA, Germany
Duration: 187 min.
Story: In 1933 New York, an overly ambitious movie producer coerces his cast and hired ship crew to travel to mysterious Skull Island, where they encounter Kong, a giant ape who is immediately smitten with the leading lady.
Style: sentimental, exciting, epic, stylized, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, date night
Plot: dinosaur, expedition, monster, jungle, rescue, human animal relationship, island, beast, gorilla, adventure, giant, danger ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city
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Rio 2 (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, 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, funny, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: jungle, birds, adventure, family, travel, escapades, homecoming, animal life, rivalry, parrot, talking animals, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, rio de janeiro, brazil, south america
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The Jungle Book 2 (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Mowgli, missing the jungle and his old friends, runs away from the man village unaware of the danger he's in by going back to the wild.
Style: feel good, exciting, entertaining, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: jungle, orphan, rescue, tiger, bear, friendship, adventure, family, feral child, danger, leaving home, wolf ...
Time: 20th century
Place: india, asia
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The Mosquito Coast (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Allie Fox, an American inventor exhausted by the perceived danger and degradation of modern society, decides to escape with his wife and children to Belize. In the jungle, he tries with mad determination to create a utopian community with disastrous ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, realistic, thought provoking, tense ...
Plot: jungle, utopia, adventure, obsessive quest, village life, danger, village, dysfunctional family, nature, power, mental illness, thanksgiving ...
Time: 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, south america, latin america, central america
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The Thin Red Line (1998)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Based on the graphic novel by James Jones, The Thin Red Line tells the story of a group of men, an Army Rifle company called C-for-Charlie, who change, suffer, and ultimately make essential discoveries about themselves during the fierce World War II ...
Style: bleak, rough, captivating, surreal, epic ...
Plot: war, sergeant, jungle, commander, invasion, military life, battle, survival, soldier, infantry, pacific island, military ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
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The Mission (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: UK, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: When a Spanish Jesuit goes into the South American wilderness to build a mission in the hope of converting the Indians of the region, a slave hunter is converted and joins his mission. When Spain sells the colony to Portugal, they are forced to ...
Style: epic, thought provoking, realistic, harsh, based on true events ...
Plot: jungle, clergy, punishment, mission, slavery, interracial relations, peaceful mission, christianity, hopes, wilderness, religions or cults, murder ...
Time: 18th century
Place: brazil, south america, argentina, portugal, latin america ...
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Tarzan (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Tarzan was a small orphan who was raised by an ape named Kala since he was a child. He believed that this was his family, but on an expedition Jane Porter is rescued by Tarzan. He then finds out that he's human. Now Tarzan must make the ...
Style: humorous, touching, captivating, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: jungle, adoption, love and romance, family, adventure, acceptance, friendship, culture clash, baby, gorilla, nest, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1910s, 1890s, 20th century
Place: africa, nigeria
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Cannibal Holocaust (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A New York University professor returns from a rescue mission to the Amazon rainforest with the footage shot by a lost team of documentarians who were making a film about the area's local cannibal tribes.
Style: brutal, disturbing, scary, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, cannibalism, torture, atrocity, amazon rainforest, insanity, gory, survival, violence spree, brutality, cult, rape ...
Time: 20th century
Place: south america, latin america, usa, new york
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The Jungle Book (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Raised by wild animals since childhood, Mowgli is drawn away from the jungle by the beautiful Kitty. But Mowgli must eventually face corrupt Capt. Boone, who wants both Kitty's hand and the treasures of Monkey City – a place only Mowgli can ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, tense, stylized, intense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: jungle, adventure, fish out of water, survival, orphan, friendship, feral child, treasure, self discovery, escapades, disorder, danger ...
Time: 90s, victorian era
Place: africa
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Tarzan 2 (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Experience the beginning of the legend with Disney's Tarzan Ⅱ, a hilarious, all-new, animated motion picture loaded with laughs, irresistible new songs by Phil Collins, and the inspired voice talent of Glenn Close, George Carlin, and Emmy ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, colourful, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: jungle, tarzan, mischievous children, young heroes, adventure, family, good versus evil, survival, self discovery, danger, rescue, orphan ...
Time: 20th century, turn of the century, 19th century, 1890s, 1900s
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Tropic Thunder (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Vietnam veteran 'Four Leaf' Tayback's memoir, Tropic Thunder, is being made into a film, but Director Damien Cockburn can’t control the cast of prima donnas. Behind schedule and over budget, Cockburn is ordered by a studio executive ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, intense, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parody, jungle, disguise, filmmaking, actor, peril, chaos and mayhem, actor's life, showbiz, rivalry, artists and showbiz, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: vietnam, southeast asia, asia
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Farewell to the King (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An American soldier who escapes the execution of his comrades by Japanese soldiers in Borneo during WWII becomes the leader of a personal empire among the headhunters in this war story told in the style of Joseph Conrad and Rudyard Kipling. The ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, epic, melancholic ...
Plot: jungle, soldier, military, deserter, war, adventure, survival, betrayal, vengeance, island, heroic mission, danger ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: japan, asia, indonesia, usa, manila philippines ...
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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: exciting, thought provoking, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: jungle, jaguar, adoption, kidnapping, cannibalism, missing person, tribe, deforestation, amazon, adventure, culture clash, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: brazil, latin america, south america, india
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Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
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, suspenseful, suspense, intense, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: jungle, animal horror, survival, expedition, snake, rescue, danger, treasure hunt, research, paralysis, betrayal, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, indonesia
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To End All Wars (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Based on a real-life story, this drama focuses on a small group of Allied soldiers in Burma who are held captive by the Japanese. Capt. Ernest Gordon (Ciaran McMenamin), Lt. Jim Reardon (Kiefer Sutherland) and Maj. Ian Campbell (Robert Carlyle) are ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: jungle, redemption, war crime, soldier, military, teacher, traitor, corporal punishment, captivity, war, prison, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1943, year 1942
Place: scotland, japan, asia, thailand, india ...
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