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 serious, exciting, intense, suspenseful, entertaining and suspense films and TV shows about / with jungle, danger, catastrophe, mentor, escapades, adventure, storytelling, dialogue, adaptation and survival plots mostly in Adventure, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
jungle movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as jungle: Anaconda (1997), The Green Inferno (2013), Blood Paradise (2006), Romancing the Stone (1984), Predators (2010), The Ruins (2008), The Rundown (2003), Gorillas in the Mist (1988), Tarzan (1999), After Earth (2013).

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, dangerous animal, danger, lake or river, adventure, survival, giant snake, snake, boat, eaten alive, deception, amazon river ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: latin america, ecuador, brazil
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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: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, survival, extreme violence, gory, cannibalism, confined, brutality, torture, violence, amazon rainforest, cult, native american tribe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: south america, peru, latin america, chile, 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: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, survival, slasher, chase, torture, transplant, gory, black market, bondage, isolation, murder, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america, argentina, rio de janeiro
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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, danger, map, drug lord, romance, chase, treasure ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: colombia, south america, latin 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: jungle, deadly creature, evil alien, space and aliens, soldier, monster, alien, danger, survival, laser, invisibility, warrior ...
Place: 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, suspenseful, psychological, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, survival, ancient mystery, gory, friendship, mercy killing, self sacrifice, tourist, ruins, chase, vacation, ancient ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin 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, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, jungle, gold, bounty hunter, adventure, amazon, archaeologist, fight, tough guy, slavery, heroes, one man army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: brazil, latin america, mine, south america, california
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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, human spirit, obsessive quest, fighting the system, environmental, forces of nature, animals, courage, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: africa, congo, rwanda
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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: captivating, humorous, touching, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: jungle, adoption, love and romance, adventure, family, friendship, nest, gorilla, baby, orphan, culture clash, acceptance ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1890s, 1910s, 20th century
Place: africa, nigeria
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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, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, danger, apocalypse, heroic mission, survival, spacecraft, adventure, young heroes, parents and children, isolation, real life father and son playing father and son, save the day ...
Time: future, 2010s
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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, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, deadly creature, jungle, monster, chase, invisibility, trap, evil alien, alien, alien encounter, tough heroes, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1987, twentieth century, future
Place: latin america, central america, south america, mine
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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: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: jungle, adventure, getting home, young heroes, mischievous children, parallel world, disappearance, family, danger, board game, time travel, magic ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 90s, 60s, year 1995 ...
Place: usa, new hampshire
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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, intense, entertaining, scenic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, jungle, adventure, friendship, dangerous animal, good versus evil, family, feral child, animals, mischievous children, courage, greed ...
Place: india
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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, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: jungle, orphan, adventure, bear, tiger, rescue, friendship, feral child, family, danger, revenge, leaving home ...
Time: 20th century
Place: india, asia
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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, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, stylized ...
Plot: jungle, missing person, research, supernatural, danger, search, adventure, mystery, escapades, mysterious place, adventurer, expedition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america, south america
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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, adventure, family, birds, travel, animal life, escapades, homecoming, rivalry, talking animals, parrot, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, rio de janeiro, brazil, south america
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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, colourful, funny, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: jungle, rescue, adventure, elephant, friendship, family, fantasy world, determination, goofy hero, save the day, danger, talking animals ...
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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, stylized, epic, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, family outing, teens
Plot: expedition, monster, jungle, dinosaur, rescue, adventure, island, exotic island, beast, danger, gorilla, giant insect ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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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: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: survival, jungle, adventurer, amazon rainforest, alone, river, hallucination, raft, butterfly, rescue, amazon, jaguar ...
Place: bolivia, south 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, surreal, captivating, epic ...
Plot: war, jungle, sergeant, invasion, commander, battle, survival, military, soldier, infantry, pacific island, battle zone ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
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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: disturbing, scary, rough, banned film, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, cannibalism, torture, amazon rainforest, gory, survival, atrocity, cult, violence spree, brutality, rape, violence ...
Time: 20th century
Place: south america, latin america, new york, usa
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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, captivating, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, jungle, dangerous animal, escapades, heroic mission, danger, love triangle, uninhibited rivalry, heroes, scientist, adventurer ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s
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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, survival, snake, expedition, research, treasure hunt, adventure, rescue, orchid, danger, dangerous animal ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, indonesia
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Madagascar (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Alex the lion is the king of the urban jungle, the main attraction at New York's Central Park Zoo. He and his best friends -- Marty the zebra, Melman the giraffe and Gloria the hippo -- have spent their whole lives in blissful captivity before ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: friendship, island, rescue, jungle, adventure, danger, animal life, hippopotamus, zebra, giraffe, lion, wilderness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, antarctica, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, new jersey
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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, clever, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, parody, nothing goes right, shackles, filmmaking, actor, disguise, explosion, star, drugs/alcohol, showbiz, movie star ...
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: rough, serious, exciting, epic, melancholic ...
Plot: jungle, soldier, deserter, war, military, adventure, island, adventurer, survival, u.s. navy, tribe, infantry ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: japan, asia, indonesia, usa, manila philippines ...
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The Jungle Book (1967)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The boy Mowgli makes his way to the man-village with Bagheera, the wise panther. Along the way he meets jazzy King Louie, the hypnotic snake Kaa and the lovable, happy-go-lucky bear Baloo, who teaches Mowgli "The Bare Necessities" of life ...
Style: touching, feel good, fairy tale, funny, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: jungle, orphan, human animal relationship, adventure, feral child, friendship, mischievous children, young heroes, animal life, disney, rivalry, good versus evil ...
Time: 1890s, 19th century
Place: india, asia
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Cannibal Ferox (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three friends out to disprove cannibalism meet two men on the run who tortured and enslaved a cannibal tribe to find emeralds, and now the tribe is out for revenge.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, brutal, macabre, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: jungle, cannibal, torture, drug dealing, violence spree, rescue, adventure, brutality, danger, deadly, blood, eating human flesh ...
Time: 80s
Place: colombia, usa, new york, south america, latin america
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Snakeman (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An object is found that points to the secret of eternal youth so a research team is sent to find the fountain only to find it is protected by a giant snake
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, captivating, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, amazon, snake, giant snake, giant monster, adventurer, survival, wilderness, heroic mission, treasure hunt, curses spells and rituals, amazon tribe ...
Time: contemporary
Place: brazil
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The Dinosaur Project (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Found footage of an expedition into the Congo jungle where a team of explorers stumbles upon a colony of Dinosaurs.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, dinosaur, adventurer, adventure, dangerous animal, scientist, deadly creature, survival, discovery, legends and myths, cryptozoology, expedition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: congo, africa
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