Fur trapper movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant fur trapper movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, atmospheric and suspense films and TV shows about / with fur trapper, trapper, wilderness, danger, adventure, heroes, violence, native american, escapades and rivalry plots mostly in Western, Adventure and Drama genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as fur trapper: The Mountain Men (1980), Death Hunt (1981), Centennial (1978), The Wild Country (1970), The Daughters of Joshua Cabe (1972), Gun Fight (1961), Man in the Wilderness (1971), The Scalphunters (1968), Grey Owl (1999), Cannibal! The Musical (1993).

List of fur trapper movies

The Mountain Men (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The story concerns two grizzled mountain men -- Bill Tyler and Henry Frapp -- during the dying days of the fur-trapping era. The plot begins when Running Moon runs away from her abusive husband Heavy Eagle and comes across the two seedy fur ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mountain man, heroes, battles, wilderness, native american, vigilantism, aging, escapades, treasure hunt, obsessive quest, adventurer, on the run ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: usa
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Death Hunt (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller, Western
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Canada 1931: The unsociable trapper Johnson lives for himself in the ice-cold mountains near the Yukon river. During a visit in the town he witnesses a dog-fight. He interrupts the game and buys one of the dogs - almost dead already - for $200 ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, manhunt, false accusation, chase, survival, on the run, bounty hunter, squad, new year's eve, sniper, uninhibited rivalry, against the odds ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1931
Place: canada, yukon, alaska, louisiana
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Centennial (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 1256 min.
TV show
Story: The economic and cultural growth of Colorado spanning two centuries from the mid-1700s to the late-1970s.
Style: epic, captivating, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: immigrants, wilderness, family in danger, battles, native americans, revolution, french, native, family relations, politics, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 70s, 1790s, 1820s ...
Place: colorado, usa, st. louis missouri
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The Wild Country (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Uprooted from their comfortable home in Pennsylvania, James and Kate Tanner, along with their sons, Virgil and Andy, journey to the wild country of 1890s Wyoming to become farmers. Soon, they come face-to-face with tornadoes, bears and wolves. But ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, farming, farm, post civil war, tornado, friends, family, escapades, starting over, adventure, blind ambition, social misfits ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, pennsylvania, philadelphia, pittsburgh
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The Daughters of Joshua Cabe (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Due to a home-steading law, a fur trapper schemes to keep his land by hiring a hooker, a pickpocket and a thief to pose as his family.
Plot: pickpocket, prostitute, thief, daughter, settler, female criminal, fur trapper
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Gun Fight (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Action Western directed by Edward L. Cahn . After courageously protecting a pretty dance hall girl (Joan Staley) from peril, former cavalry soldier Wayne (James Brown) refuses to join his brother Brad's (Gregg Palmer) unlawful cattle rustling ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal, sheriff, tough heroes, family relations, farm, friends, heist, frame up, vigilantism, vengeance, siblings relations, woman in danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
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Man in the Wilderness (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the early 1800's, a group of fur trappers and Indian traders are returning with their goods to civilization and are making a desperate attempt to beat the oncoming winter. When guide Zachary Bass is injured in a bear attack, they decide ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: wilderness, native american, bear attack, adventure, survival, vengeance, isolation, forces of nature, wounded, mountain man, loner, violence ...
Time: 70s, 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa
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The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After fleeing into the mountains after he is wrongly accused of murder, woodsman "Grizzly Adams" discovers an uncanny bond to the indigenous wildlife of the region after rescuing an orphaned grizzly bear cub whom he adopts and calls ...
Style: exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: grizzly bear, mountain, wilderness, dishonesty, escapades, heroes, adventure, animal life, false accusation, survival, nature, wildlife ...
Time: 70s
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The Scalphunters (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Trapper Joe is on his way to the town with all of his gain of hides of the last winter. However a group of Indians stops him and takes all of his hides, leaving him the escaped slave Joseph instead. But Joe has no use for Joseph and is determined to ...
Style: cynical, realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american, interracial relations, satire, heroes, chase, vengeance, friendship, self discovery, tough heroes, righting the wronged, friends, lone wolves ...
Time: 60s
Place: australia, latin america, mexico
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Grey Owl (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Western
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Archie Grey Owl is a trapper in Canada in the early 1930s when a young Iroquois woman from town asks him to teach her Indian ways. They live in the woods, where she is appalled at how trapped animals die. She adopts two orphaned beaver kits and ...
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, clever, touching ...
Plot: native american, adoption, opposites attract, society, love and romance, artists and showbiz, disorder, couples, family relations, celebrity culture, social differences, americana ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: canada, europe, england, montreal, mexico
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Cannibal! The Musical (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Heading through Colorado Territory in search of gold and women, Alferd Packer and his group of bemused companions find themselves lost, starving and musically inspired by the obstacles they confront along the way, including a die-hard Confederate ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, splatter, funny ...
Plot: cannibalism, mountain, hanging, martial arts, old west, cannibal, escapades, crimes, rivalry, heroes, journalism, silly humor ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: colorado, usa, wyoming, utah, australia
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Jeremiah Johnson (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A mountain man who wishes to live the life of a hermit becomes the unwilling object of a long vendetta by Indians when he proves to be the match of their warriors in one-to-one combat on the early frontier.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, meditative, factual ...
Plot: wilderness, native americans, native, survival, hunting, rocky mountains, adventure, mountain man, interracial relations, respect, lone wolves, massacre ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: colorado, usa
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Eagle's Wing (1979)
Genre: Western
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two men, an aging Native American and a ne'er-do-well trapper from North America, race to claim the stallion Eagle's Wing in antebellum Mexico, meeting marauded stagecoach travelers and garrisoned Mexicans along the way.
Style: semi serious
Plot: kidnapping, indian attack, horse thief, scorpion, escapades, society, clergy, heroes, rescue, rivalry, fish out of water, americana ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1830s
Place: england, europe
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Hunter Hunter (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Joseph and his family live in the remote wilderness as fur trappers but their tranquility starts to be threatened when they think are being hunted by the return of a rogue wolf and Joseph leaves them behind to track it.
Style: macabre, surprise ending, suspenseful, psychological, suspense
Plot: beast, wolf, wilderness, teenage daughter, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, bait, husband wife relationship, serial killer, corpse, police officer, forest ...
Time: 2020s, 21st century
Place: canada
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The Silencing (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A reformed hunter becomes involved in a deadly game of cat and mouse when he and the local sheriff set out to track a vicious killer who may have kidnapped his daughter years ago.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: forest, manhunt, hunter, missing daughter, serial killer, disappearance, sheriff, small town, missing person, investigation, murder investigation, murder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada, chicago illinois
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First Cow (2019)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A taciturn loner and skilled cook has traveled west and joined a group of fur trappers in Oregon Territory, though he only finds true connection with a Chinese immigrant also seeking his fortune; soon the two collaborate on a successful business, ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, realistic, contemplative
Plot: immigrants, get rich quick scheme, baker, cow, american dream, starting over, life is a bitch, village, colonization, thief, chinaman, raven ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa, oregon, san francisco, new york, china ...
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Rebels in Canada (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Hudson river fur hunters rebel against their English masters in this pre-Blind Dead effort from de Ossorio. Victor, chief of the rebels, kidnaps Ann from the ruthless landowner, Sullivan, as a bartering tool. Ann and Victor, in love, fight together ...
Plot: girl fight, snow, villain, trapper, biracial, gunfight, canoe, waterfall, sword duel, cavalry charge, murder, evil man ...
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The Trap (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A fur trapper takes a mute girl as his unwilling wife to live with him in his remote cabin in the woods.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, touching
Plot: wilderness, opposites attract, village, mute or deaf, escapades, confined, love and romance, unlikely couple, misfit, romance, adventure, isolation ...
Time: 19th century
Place: canada, british columbia
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Buffalo Girls (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Wild. Untamed. Legendary. In this made-for-tv movie, Buffalo Girls celebrates the bold escapades of tough-talking Calamity Jane Canary and her illustrious cohorts. It's the waning days of the Wild West and Jane, the rough 'n' rugged ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, sentimental ...
Plot: female gunfighter, old west, adoption, friendship, family relations, injustice, parents and children, hopes, couple relations, life is a bitch, rising to stardom, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, london, britain, europe
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The Revenant (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In the 1820s, a frontiersman, Hugh Glass, sets out on a path of vengeance against those who left him for dead after a bear mauling.
Style: atmospheric, rough, breathtaking, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, vengeance, lone hero, bear attack, obsessive quest, old west, violent, hunter, violence, native american, snow ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa
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