Animal movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant animal movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, feel good, exciting, light, serious and semi serious films and TV shows about / with animal, animals, escapades, adventure, dog, danger, friendship, animal life, family and friends plots mostly in Adventure, Family and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
animal movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as animal: Animals United (2010), I'm for the Hippopotamus (1979), The Jungle Bunch (2017), The Fox and the Hound (1981), The Pack (2015), Wonder Park (2019), Savage Beasts (1984), The Jungle Book (2016), The Trumpet of the Swan (2001), Fierce Creatures (1997).

List of animal movies

Animals United (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of animals waiting for the annual flood they rely on for food and water discover that the humans, who have been destroying their habitats have built a dam for a leisure resort. The animals endeavour to save the delta and send a message to ...
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining, touching
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: animal life, animals, heroes, save the day, obsessive quest, heroic mission, friendship, partners, animal, escapades, adventure, wilderness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
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I'm for the Hippopotamus (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, South Africa
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Africa, many years ago, Slim and Tom don't like it when a German tyrant, starts selling all of the African wildlife to Canadian Zoo's! Slim and Tom must teach this guy a lesson by beating the hell out of him and his gang, left and ...
Style: realistic, humorous, exciting, not serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: animals, animal, partners, save the day, adventure, animal life, disorder, family relations, siblings relations, reluctant partners, odd couple, fight ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: africa, south africa
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The Jungle Bunch (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Maurice may look like a penguin - but he's a real tiger inside! Raised by a tigress, he's the clumsiest kung-fu master ever. Along with his friends, The Jungle Bunch, he intends to maintain order and justice in the jungle, as his mother ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, captivating, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: jungle, animals, animal, anthropomorphism, rescue, kung fu fighting, teamwork, mother, son, villain, tiger, koala ...
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The Fox and the Hound (1981)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When a feisty little fox named Tod is adopted into a farm family, he quickly becomes friends with a fun and adorable hound puppy named Copper. Life is full of hilarious adventures until Copper is expected to take on his role as a hunting dog -- and ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, dog, disney, animal life, fox, adventure, rescue, reconciliation, best friends, friends, danger, wounded animal ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 60s, 1960s
Place: canada
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The Pack (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Man’s best friend becomes his worst nightmare when a horde of bloodthirsty wild dogs descends upon a family’s farmhouse in a fang-bearing fight for survival.
Style: exciting, captivating, rough, tense
Plot: farmer, survival, mauling, dog, animal, australian outback, battle, battles, animals, husband wife relationship, outback, farmhouse ...
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Wonder Park (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The story of a magnificent amusement park where the imagination of a wildly creative girl named June comes alive.
Style: light, captivating, feel good, sweet, touching
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: amusement park, animal, animals, friendship, thrill ride, starting over, direction and purpose, magic, faith, teenage girl, girl, troubled production ...
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Savage Beasts (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: PCP is unexplainably released into the Frankfurt water supply and sends the zoo inhabitants crazy. One evening after a malfunction of zoo security the gonzo critters rampage through the city eating and killing whatever they fancy, wreaking a night ...
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: zoo, animal, animals, killer animal, animal attack, tiger, caged animal, fear, animal cruelty, drugs, laboratory, contamination ...
Place: frankfurt germany
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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, semi serious, psychotronic, scenic, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: jungle, orphan, disney, wolf, feral child, animals, adventure, friendship, tiger, panther, dangerous animal, journey ...
Place: india
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The Trumpet of the Swan (2001)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA, South Korea, India
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The adventures of a young Trumpeter swan who cannot speak. With the help of a human boy and the love of his family and friends, Louie discovers his own unique talents which help him find his place in the world.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: animal protagonist, swan, obsessive quest, friendship, fish out of water, fall in love, disorder, love and romance, animal, animals, trumpet, misfit ...
Place: montana, canada, boston
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Fierce Creatures (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ex-policeman Rollo Lee is sent to run Marwood Zoo, the newly acquired business of a New Zealand tycoon. In order to meet high profit targets and keep the zoo open, Rollo enforces a new 'fierce creatures' policy, whereby only the most ...
Style: humorous, absurd, satirical, light, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zoo, farce, animals, greed, business, danger, obnoxious boss, workplace intrigue, businessman, animal, marketing, sarcasm ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, england, europe
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Big Miracle (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on an inspiring true story, a small-town news reporter (Krasinski) and a Greenpeace volunteer (Barrymore) enlist the help of rival superpowers to save three majestic gray whales trapped under the ice of the Arctic Circle. ‘Big Miracle’ is ...
Style: realistic, serious, uplifting, touching, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: animal rescue, ocean or sea, environmentalism, rescue, whale, reporter, cold war, animal life, journalism, danger, media, volunteer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: alaska, new york, los angeles
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RRRrrrr!!! (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 37 000 years ago, two neighboring tribes lived in peace ... not fully in peace. While the tribe clean hair flowed peaceful days by keeping to herself the secret formula shampoo, Tribe Hair Sales lamented. Its leader decided to send a spy to steal ...
Style: stylized, witty, humorous, absurd, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: caveman, investigation, rivalry, human nature, murder, parents and children, crimes, friendship, absurd humor, tribe, seduction, self mutilation ...
Time: ancient history, prehistoric times
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Mighty Joe Young (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: As a child living in Africa, Jill Young saw her mother killed while protecting wild gorillas from poachers led by Andrei Strasser. Now an adult, Jill cares for an orphaned gorilla named Joe -- who, due to a genetic anomaly, is 15 feet tall. When ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, intense, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: gorilla, jungle, giant animal, adventure, chase, friendship, beast, poacher, dangerous animal, danger, animals, animal ...
Place: africa, california, los angeles, usa, uganda ...
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The Wall (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A woman inexplicably finds herself cut off from all human contact when an invisible, unyielding wall suddenly surrounds the countryside. Accompanied by her loyal dog Lynx, she becomes immersed in a world untouched by civilization and ruled by the ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, serious, surreal, scenic ...
Plot: survival, introspection, isolation, solitude, diary, forest, human nature, human animal relationship, dog, nature, countryside, mountain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alps, austria
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The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A sequel to the animated hit THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS.
Style: light, colourful, funny, entertaining
Audience: kids
Plot: dog, talking dog, guinea pig, animals, talking animals, cat, rabbit, friendship, rodent, pet dog, talking cat, pets ...
Place: new york, turkey
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Dolittle (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, China, UK, Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A physician discovers that he can talk to animals.
Style: light, funny, humorous, not serious, entertaining
Audience: kids
Plot: animals, veterinarian, animal human communication, journey, family, adventure, talking animals, doctor, ship, imaginary, friendship, talking to an animal ...
Time: victorian england, 2020s, victorian era
Place: usa, buckingham palace
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My Sister's Kids in Africa (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Story: This time our already familiar family moves to Africa in order to save endangered wildlife.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: vacation, mischievous children, family relations, escapades, rescue, youth, family, siblings relations, wilderness, disorder, danger, animals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, denmark
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Useless Animals (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 7 min.
TV show
Story: One day, Uruno, a useless Wolf, is looking for a new home. He finds a forest full of animals that don't quite fit their parts. A bunny that is ill tempered, a clumsy cheetah and a near-sighted eagle.
Plot: animal, animals, farce, outcast, slice of life, romance, violence, smoking, costume
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Almost Naked Animals (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Underwear-clad animals led by Howie the canine run the beachfront hotel Banana Cabana, leading to mayhem, destruction and tons of all-around fun.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, entertaining
Audience: kids
Plot: animals, hotel, friends, workplace, resort hotel, friendship, best friend, animal protagonist, rabbit, octopus, pig, duck ...
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Zoo (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Set amidst a wave of violent animal attacks sweeping across the planet, a young renegade scientist is thrust into a race to unlock the mystery behind this pandemic before time runs out for animals and humans alike.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, tense
Plot: dangerous animal, extinction, mutation, experiment, save the world, pandemic, survival, partners, safari, veterinarian, cure, reporter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Manimal (1983)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Jonathan Chase was a British college professor at New York University who had the unusual ability to transform into any kind of animal. He used his powers to battle crime alongside pretty policewoman Brooke and Vietnam-war pal Ty.
Plot: human becoming an animal, police, animal, animals, super strength, crime investigation, superhero, supernatural power
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All Creatures Big and Small (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Germany, Belgium, Luxembourg, Ireland, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: It's the end of the world. A flood is coming. Luckily for Dave and his son Finny, a couple of clumsy Nestrians, an Ark has been built to save all animals. But as it turns out, Nestrians aren't allowed. Sneaking on board with the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: noah's ark, adventure, friendship, survival, self discovery, disorder, animal life, nothing goes right, apocalypse, ocean or sea, chaos, ocean ...
Time: ancient history
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The Little Fox (1981)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Hungary
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A tale about a little fox Vuk from the novel of the famous Hungarian writer István Fekete.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, cult film
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: hiding place, fox, hunter, fox hunt, dog, gun, animals, hound dog, forest, animal, hunting, trap ...
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Valiant (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Set in 1944, Valiant is a woodland pigeon who wants to become a great hero someday. When he hears they are hiring recruits for the Royal Homing Pigeon Service, he immediately sets out for London. On the way, he meets a smelly but friendly pigeon ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, heroic mission, hopes, human spirit, danger, escapades, against the odds, world war two, war, animals, rescue ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: england, london, france, europe, big ben london
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Noah's Ark (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 160 min.
TV show
Story: In the Biblical story from Genesis, God floods the world as Noah rescues his family and the animals in a gigantic ark.
Style: serious, captivating, sincere, atmospheric, epic
Plot: noah's ark, catastrophe, prophecy, flood, apocalypse, save the world, redemption, human nature, forces of nature, heroes, danger, chaos ...
Time: prehistoric times, ancient history
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The Golden Compass (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After overhearing a shocking secret, precocious orphan Lyra Belacqua trades her carefree existence roaming the halls of Jordan College for an otherworldly adventure in the far North, unaware that it's part of her destiny.
Style: epic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fantasy world, adventure, magical, journey, parallel world, orphan, imaginary, witch, experiment, compass, chosen one, wizards ...
Place: england, london, oxford university
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Adventures in Dinosaur City (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A scientist's kids are sucked into a TV screen and wind up in the Stone Age with cavemen and dinosaurs.
Style: stylized, offbeat, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: teleportation, animals, teenager, animal, train, kidnapping, dinosaur, puppet, teen angst, teenage life, computers and web, time travel ...
Time: stone age, prehistory
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Maple Town (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Maple Town, known as Maple Town Stories in Japan is a 1986 anime series created by Chifude Asakura and directed by Junichi Sato. The series is animated by Toei Animation, consisting of 52 half-hour episodes, which aired on TV Asahi in Japan from ...
Style: humorous, feel good, atmospheric, stylized, semi serious
Audience: kids
Plot: family relations, small town, friendship, rabbit, animal, animals, escapades, social relations, animal life, friends, pets, adventurer ...
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BeastMaster (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Australia, Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: BeastMaster is a Canadian television series that aired from 1999 to 2002. It was loosely based on a 1982 MGM film The Beastmaster. The series aired for three complete seasons. It is produced by Coote/Hayes Productions. The series was nominated for ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, homoerotic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, sword and fantasy, adventure hero, adventure, magic, good versus evil, danger, animal life, heroes, animal human communication, male female relationship, sword and sorcery ...
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Lily Sometimes (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After the death of her mother, a woman returns home to care for her sister.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, sincere ...
Plot: country girl, animal lover, countryside, lawyer, introspection, siblings relations, family relations, estrangement, sister, death in the family, family in crisis, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, marseille
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