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 exciting, serious, intense, entertaining, suspense and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with jungle, adventure, escapades, danger, catastrophe, dialogue, mentor, storytelling, survival and adaptation plots mostly in Adventure, Action and Family genres shot in USA, UK, Australia and other countries.
jungle movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as jungle: Anaconda (1997), Jungle (2017), The Ruins (2008), The River (2012), The Jungle Book (2016), Romancing the Stone (1984), Blood Paradise (2006), Predator (1987), Jumanji (1995), The Rundown (2003).

List of jungle movies

Anaconda (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
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, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, dangerous animal, giant snake, adventure, danger, amazon river, snake, survival, lake or river, boat, deadly, obsessive quest ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: latin america, ecuador, brazil
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Jungle (2017)
Genre: 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, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense
Plot: survival, jungle, adventurer, river, alone, raft, rescue, hallucination, amazon rainforest, amazon, butterfly, swamp ...
Place: bolivia, south america
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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, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, gory, ancient mystery, survival, self sacrifice, friendship, tourist, death, vacation, ruins, mercy killing, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin 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, adventure, missing person, mysterious place, adventurer, research, supernatural, expedition, search, danger, escapades, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america, south america
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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, disney, dangerous animal, adventure, friendship, wolf, good versus evil, wolf pack, feral child, animals, courage ...
Place: 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: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, animal horror, adventure, snake, survival, expedition, rescue, danger, treasure hunt, research, paralysis, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, indonesia
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Romancing the Stone (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: Mexico, USA
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: exciting, humorous, feel good, light, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: jungle, treasure hunt, adventure, unlikely couple, opposites attract, escapades, map, danger, stranded, romance, chase, gem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: colombia, latin america, south america, central america
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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, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, black market, gory, survival, transplant, chase, slasher, bondage, torture, murder, violence, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america, argentina, rio de janeiro
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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, scary, suspense, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, monster, survival, jungle, warrior, deadly creature, creature, trap, danger, invisibility, chase, evil alien ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, twentieth century, year 1987, future
Place: latin america, south america, central america
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Jumanji (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, 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: kids, pre-teens, teens, family outing, horror for children
Plot: adventure, jungle, mischievous children, getting home, disappearance, young heroes, parallel world, danger, childhood, time travel, board game, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 90s, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: usa, new hampshire
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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, buddy comedy, exciting, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, jungle, adventure, bounty hunter, gold, slavery, trap, fight, heroes, escapades, amazon, artifact ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: brazil, latin america, south america, california
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The Green Inferno (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
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, cannibal, violence, survival, gory, cannibalism, confined, brutality, torture, extreme violence, escape attempt, amazon rainforest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: south america, peru, latin america, chile, 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, suspenseful ...
Plot: jungle, extinction, environmentalism, human spirit, gorilla, fighting the system, forces of nature, obsessive quest, environmental, animals, unlikely friendships, hunting ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: africa, rwanda, congo
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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: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, evil alien, alien, jungle, warrior, monster, soldier, survival, survivor, danger, space and aliens, merciless ...
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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: serious, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting ...
Plot: jungle, jaguar, adoption, kidnapping, cannibalism, missing person, tribe, deforestation, amazon, adventure, culture clash, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: brazil, latin america, south america, india
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Jungle Cruise (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Story: Disney’s live-action adaptation of its iconic theme park ride.
Style: captivating, exciting, light
Plot: jungle, supernatural, dangerous animal, adventure, traveler, amusement park, reptile, river boat, disneyland, whispering
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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, adventure, wolf, tiger, orphan, rescue, bear, friendship, family, feral child, danger, leaving home ...
Time: 20th century
Place: india, asia
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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, feel good, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: jungle, love and romance, disney, adoption, family, adventure, acceptance, friendship, culture clash, anthropomorphism, nest, gorilla ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1890s, 1910s, 20th century
Place: africa, nigeria
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After Earth (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, 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, adventure, survival, spacecraft, heroic mission, apocalypse, parents and children, isolation, young heroes, vestiges of humanity, real life father and son playing father and son ...
Time: future, 2010s
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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: family outing, date night, boys' night, teens
Plot: expedition, monster, adventure, jungle, dinosaur, rescue, island, human animal relationship, gorilla, beast, giant, danger ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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HOUBA! On the Trail of the Marsupilami (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: France, Belgium, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When reporter Dan Geraldo (Alain Chabat) arrives in Palombia to hunt for a scoop, he never suspects that he is about to make an incredible discovery... With his resourceful local guide Pablito (Jamel Debbouze), D an has one surprise after another ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, obsessive quest, fish out of water, disorder, adventure, imaginary, legends and myths, animal life, tour guide, media sensation, inventions and discoveries, power of media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
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The Lost World (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 150 min.
Story: This Lost World is a splendid BBC TV dramatisation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famous adventure story. Bob Hoskins makes an unusually genial Professor Challenger, far less of a bully than Doyle's character, but his slightly stereotyped ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: dinosaur, jungle, adventure, rivalry, dangerous animal, heroic mission, escapades, danger, love triangle, heroes, uninhibited rivalry, scientist ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s
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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, tense, exciting, stylized, intense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, jungle, fish out of water, survival, orphan, friendship, feral child, self discovery, escapades, disorder, danger, adventurer ...
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, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, family, good versus evil, survival, danger, self discovery, rescue, orphan ...
Time: 1890s, 1900s, 19th century, turn of the century, 20th century
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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: humorous, feel good, light, colourful, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, toddlers
Plot: adventure, friendship, determination, elephant, rescue, jungle, talking animals, family, friends, fantasy world, goofy hero, save the day ...
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Six Days Seven Nights (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When Quinn, a grouchy pilot living the good life in the South Pacific, agrees to transfer a savvy fashion editor, Robin, to Tahiti, he ends up stranded on a deserted island with her after their plane crashes. The pair avoid each other at first, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: island, stranded, adventure, air disaster, survival, initially antagonists, love and romance, jungle, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, fall in love, castaway ...
Time: 90s
Place: hawaii, usa, tahiti
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The Walking Dead (1995)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Five young marines on a suicide mission in Vietnam, struggle for survival in a jungle minefield. The mean streets of home did not prepare them for this.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, biting, serious
Plot: jungle, vietnam war, escapades, war, military life, deadly, survival, life is a bitch, interracial relations, soldier, military, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: vietnam, asia
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Jumanji: The Next Level (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Spencer returns to the world of Jumanji, prompting his friends, his grandfather and his grandfather’s friend to enter a different and more dangerous version to save him.
Style: breathtaking, funny, captivating, scenic, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, jungle, violence, adventurer, magic, friendship, chase, betrayal, explosion, surrealism, little boy, heroic mission ...
Place: new hampshire
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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: serious, rough, exciting, epic, melancholic ...
Plot: jungle, soldier, military, deserter, war, adventure, survival, betrayal, vengeance, island, escapades, danger ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: japan, asia, indonesia, usa, manila philippines ...
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George of the Jungle (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Baby George got into a plane crash in a jungle, stayed alive and was adopted by a wise ape. Ursula Stanhope, US noble woman is saved from death on safari by grown-up George, and he takes her to jungle to live with him. He slowly learns a rules of ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, suspense, clever ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: jungle, gorilla, fish out of water, rescue, air disaster, adventure, goofy hero, friendship, family, elephant, danger, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, africa, usa, las vegas
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