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, touching, light and captivating films and TV shows about / with animals, escapades, danger, adventure, friendship, family, dog, talking animals, rescue and animal life plots mostly in Family, Comedy and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
animal movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as animal: Mighty Joe Young (1998), 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 Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019), The Jungle Book (2016).

List of animal movies

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, tense, serious, intense, touching ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: gorilla, giant animal, jungle, adventure, beast, chase, friendship, poacher, dangerous animal, animals, exploitation, giant ape ...
Place: africa, california, los angeles, usa, uganda ...
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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: animals, heroes, save the day, heroic mission, animal life, partners, friendship, escapades, adventure, buddies, friends, disorder ...
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, not serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: animals, adventure, save the day, partners, siblings relations, reluctant partners, odd couple, disorder, family relations, fight, hunter, animal life ...
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: captivating, humorous, feel good, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: animals, jungle, anthropomorphism, tiger, rescue, teamwork, kung fu fighting, mother, villain, son, koala, martial arts ...
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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, animals, adventure, reconciliation, cartoon dog, talking animals, friends, rescue ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 60s
Place: canada
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The Pack (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 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: captivating, exciting, rough, tense
Plot: farmer, dog, australian outback, survival, mauling, battles, animals, farmhouse, isolation, outback, husband wife relationship, ranch ...
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Wonder Park (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, 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: feel good, light, captivating, sweet, touching
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: amusement park, friendship, imagination, thrill ride, animals, magic, faith, starting over, direction and purpose, teenage girl, anthropomorphic bear, plan ...
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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: tense, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: zoo, animals, killer animal, animal attack, animal cruelty, fear, tiger, laboratory, drugs, contamination, attack, fire ...
Place: frankfurt germany
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The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A sequel to the animated hit THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS.
Style: light, funny, colourful, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: dog, talking dog, guinea pig, animals, talking animals, talking cat, cat, rodent, rabbit, terrier, friendship, pet dog ...
Place: new york, turkey
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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, psychotronic, semi serious, scenic, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: jungle, orphan, animals, talking animals, disney, wolf, feral child, tiger, escapades, adventure, animal life, journey ...
Place: india, asia
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The Trumpet of the Swan (2001)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, 2d animation
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: animal protagonist, swan, friendship, obsessive quest, disorder, fall in love, fish out of water, love and romance, animals, friends, self discovery, unfulfilled love ...
Place: canada, boston, montana
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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, animals, farce, greed, business, obnoxious boss, workplace intrigue, businessman, marketing, sarcasm, moral ambiguity, workplace situations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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, rescue, whale, environmentalism, reporter, cold war, journalism, media, volunteer, love and romance, escapades, ocean ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1988
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: witty, stylized, humorous, absurd, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: caveman, ancient history, investigation, rivalry, human nature, crimes, parents and children, murder, absurd humor, friendship, seduction, tribe ...
Time: prehistoric times
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The Wall (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
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: solitude, introspection, survival, isolation, diary, nature, forest, human nature, human animal relationship, dog, mountain, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alps, austria
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Secret Agent Dingledorf and His Trusty Dog Splat (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Overcoming bullies and his own loser mentality, 10-year-old Bernie Dingledorf must destroy Dr. Chuckles’s diabolical Laugh Generator before it sends the world into uncontrollable fits of laughter.
Style: inspirational, christian film, sentimental, funny
Audience: kids
Plot: bully, spy, father, friend, dog, chase, queen, friendship, faith, agent, father son relationship, animals ...
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Doubutsu Sentai Zyuohger (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The human world is attacked by the space outlaw group “Dethgalien” who have chosen the Earth to be the site of their 100th Blood Game. One human and 4 anthropomorphic animal race “Zyuman” awaken their instincts to become ZYUOHGER and fight ...
Style: mecha, exciting, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: superhero, superhero team, monster, giant robots, transformation, animals, mission, violence, friends, evil alien, rescue, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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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, family, journey, doctor, talking animals, adventure, male protagonist, ship, victorian england, island ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 2020s
Place: buckingham palace, usa
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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: not serious, realistic, humorous, captivating, entertaining
Audience: preschoolers, kids
Plot: animals, vacation, mischievous children, family relations, family, rescue, siblings relations, youth, escapades, wilderness, disorder, animal shelter ...
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: animals, farce, slice of life, outcast, romance, smoking, violence, costume
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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, semi serious, humorous, fable, cult film
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: forest, hiding place, fox, hunter, hunting, dog, animals, trap, hound dog, adventure, escapades, heroes ...
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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, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, adventure, hopes, heroic mission, human spirit, escapades, against the odds, world war two, war, animals, rescue, anthropomorphic animal ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: england, london, france, europe, big ben london
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Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: As a wild stallion travels across the frontiers of the Old West, he befriends a young human and finds true love with a mare.
Style: touching, inspirational, feel good, sentimental, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, girls' night
Plot: horse, family, wild horse, friendship, freedom, talking animals, adventure, rescue, wildlife, animal life, getting home, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: usa
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Noah's Ark (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 178 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, atmospheric, sincere, epic ...
Plot: noah's ark, disaster, prophecy, flood, apocalypse, save the world, chaos, heroes, human nature, forces of nature, redemption, religion ...
Time: prehistoric times
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Pom Poko (1994)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The Raccoons of the Tama Hills are being forced from their homes by the rapid development of houses and shopping malls. As it becomes harder to find food and shelter, they decide to band together and fight back. The Raccoons practice and perfect the ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, allegory, colourful ...
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: japanese mythology, animals, transformation, environmentalism, deforestation, anthropomorphism, environment, emperor, righting the wronged, master villain, rescue, escapades ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
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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, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: fantasy world, journey, adventure, magical, orphan, parallel world, adventurer, wizards, witch, chosen one, alternate reality, experiment ...
Place: england, oxford university, london
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Furry Vengeance (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK, USA, United Arab Emirates, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When real estate developer Dan Sanders finalizes plans to level a swath of pristine Oregon forest to make way for a soulless housing subdivision, a band of woodland creatures rises up to throw a monkey wrench into the greedy scheme. Just how much ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, captivating, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: bear, environmentalism, real estate, family relations, raccoon, family problems, vengeance, nothing goes right, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, businessman, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
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Dr. Dolittle 3 (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lisa Dolittle sends her daughter to 'Durango', a Dude Ranch, to find herself. While there, she uses her talent to talk to the animals in order to save Durango from being taken over by a neighboring Ranch.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family, animals, family life, pets, friends, family relations, teenage life, misfit, partners, disorder, silly humor, fish out of water ...
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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, boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, adventure hero, adventure, magic, animal life, good versus evil, heroes, animal human communication, sword and sorcery, male female relationship, male objectification, animals ...
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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, estrangement, family relations, introspection, siblings relations, sister, family problems, family in crisis, death in the family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france, marseille
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