Savannah movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant savannah movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out touching, realistic, feel good, humorous, serious and semi serious films and TV shows about / with savannah, friendship, family, adventure, runaway, catastrophe, family relations, storytelling, animals and lion plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
savannah movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as savannah: The Lion King (2019), The Lion King (1994), Born Free (1966), Nowhere in Africa (2001), OSS 117: From Africa with Love (2021), Dinosaur King (2007), The Lion Guard (2015), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008), Sonic X (2003), Holiday in the Wild (2019).

List of savannah movies

The Lion King (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Simba idolises his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub's arrival. Scar, Mufasa's brother—and former heir to the throne—has plans of his own. The battle ...
Style: inspirational, psychotronic, colourful, touching, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: animals, jungle, lion cub, lion, wilderness, childhood trauma, nature, talking animals, disney, kingdom, king, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa
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The Lion King (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young lion cub named Simba can't wait to be king. But his uncle craves the title for himself and will stop at nothing to get it.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, inspirational, sad ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: disney, friendship, lion, adventure, family, betrayal, jungle, love, good versus evil, talking animals, tragedy, pride and honor ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa
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Born Free (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Family, History
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Born Free (1966) is an Open Road Films Ltd./Columbia Pictures feature film starring Virginia McKenna and Bill Travers as Joy and George Adamson, a real-life couple who raised an orphaned lion cub to adulthood, and released her into the wilds of ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, feel good, touching, sweet ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, girls' night, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: animals, survival, lion, nature, adventure, family, friendship, lion cub, animal rights, pets, friends, death ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: africa, kenya
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Nowhere in Africa (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A Jewish woman named Jettel Redlich flees Nazi Germany with her daughter Regina, to join her husband, Walter, on a farm in Kenya. At first, Jettel refuses to adjust to her new circumstances, bringing with her a set of china dishes and an evening ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: world war two, holocaust, friendship, exile, anti semitism, childhood, culture clash, wartime life, adultery, family relations, understanding, survival ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: africa, kenya, germany, poland, israel ...
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OSS 117: From Africa with Love (2021)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The third entry in secret agent OSS 117's parodic spy adventures.
Style: entertaining, captivating, light, funny, humorous ...
Plot: spy spoof, satire, james bond spoof, agent, spy, fight, humour, special agents, showdown, government agent, adventure, fighting crime ...
Time: year 1981, 80s
Place: africa, afghanistan, france, kenya
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Dinosaur King (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dinosaur King is a card-based arcade game from Sega that uses the same gameplay mechanics from Mushiking but uses super-powered dinosaurs instead of beetles. The game was revealed in JAMMA 2005 and is available in Japanese and English versions. A ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, captivating, entertaining, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dinosaur, parallel world, friendship, heroic mission, adventure, buddies, dangerous animal, escapades, rivalry, survival, best friends, heroes ...
Place: scotland, las vegas, monaco, africa, rome italy ...
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The Lion Guard (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Simba's son, Kion, assembles a group of animals to protect the Pride Lands, known as the Lion Guard.
Style: touching, feel good, exciting, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, royal family, friendship, good versus evil, lion, animal life, parents and children, young heroes, family, anthropomorphism, family relations, heroes ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa
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Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alex, Marty, and other zoo animals find a way to escape from Madagascar when the penguins reassemble a wrecked airplane. The precariously repaired craft stays airborne just long enough to make it to the African continent. There the New Yorkers ...
Style: entertaining, funny, humorous, sweet, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: talking animals, penguins, hippopotamus, lion, friendship, jungle, animals, zebra, friends, farce, chimpanzee, giraffe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madagascar, new york, africa, manhattan new york city
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Sonic X (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA, France
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sonic X is an anime series based on the Sonic the Hedgehog video game series. It was created by Sonic Team and produced in Japan by TMS Entertainment. It aired on TV Tokyo from April 6, 2003 to March 28, 2004 and on Kids Station from 2004 to 2005. ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, scenic, romantic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, anthropomorphic animal, heroes, adventure, good versus evil, friends, friendship, robot, space travel, alien invasion, teleportation, transformation ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan, africa
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Holiday in the Wild (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When her husband abruptly ends their marriage, empty nester Kate embarks on a solo second honeymoon in Africa, finding purpose and potential romance.
Style: sweet, light, sincere, scenic, touching ...
Plot: christmas, animal rescue, elephant, safari, male female relationship, love interest, journey, introspection, veterinarian, nature, divorce, jungle ...
Place: africa, new york, manhattan new york city
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The Illustrated Man (1969)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A man who has a body almost completely covered in tattoos is searching for the woman who cursed him with the "skin illustrations". Each tattoo reveals a bizarre story, which is experienced by staring at the scene depicted. When the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, futuristic, bleak, serious ...
Plot: virtual reality, end of the world, stranded, survival, obsession, tattoo, lion, alien planet, drifter, hallucination, body horror, conundrum ...
Time: future, distant future, year 1933, 1930s
Place: africa
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Hatari! (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: A group of men trap wild animals in Africa and sell them to zoos. Will the arrival of a female wildlife photographer change their ways?
Style: exciting, humorous, sexy, intense, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids
Plot: lion, hunter, hunting, romance, adventure, giraffe, safari, elephant, animals, unlikely friendships, assassination, justice ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: africa, california
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The Legend of Tarzan (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Canada, USA, Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment.
Style: scenic, absurd, fairy tale, exciting, tense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: tarzan, jungle, feral child, animal attack, slavery, superhero, lone hero, betrayal, brutality, survival, revenge, chase ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, future, 1880s
Place: africa, congo, london, united kingdom
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The Maxx (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
TV show
Story: Confused hulking homeless superhero The Maxx tries to protect his social worker and friend Julie from an omniscient serial killer Mr. Gone both in the real world, which may or may not actually be real, and the subconscious fantasy world.
Style: adult animation, exciting, suspenseful, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: superhero, social worker, heroes, society, queen, real world, wilderness, surrealism, blonde, friendship, fantasy world, hallucination ...
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The Law (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, UK, France, Burkina Faso, Germany
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Set in a pre-colonial African past, Tilai is about an illicit love affair and its consequences. Saga returns to his village after an extended absence to discover that his father has taken Nogma, Saga's promised bride, for himself. Still in love ...
Style: saga, realistic, serious, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: courtroom drama, village, tribe, pretense, catastrophe, disaster, wedding, romance, on the run, contests and competitions, love and romance, young lovers ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: africa
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I Dreamed of Africa (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Inspired by the true story of indomitable Kuki Gallmann, the film tells of a beautiful and inquisitive woman who had the courage to escape from her comfortable yet monotonous life in Italy to start anew in the African wilderness with her son, ...
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, scenic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fighting the system, pregnancy, husband wife relationship, rebellion, family relations, family problems, wilderness, society, animal life, parents and children, car accident, poacher ...
Place: africa, kenya, italy
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The Bucket List (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Corporate billionaire Edward Cole and working class mechanic Carter Chambers are worlds apart. At a crossroads in their lives, they share a hospital room and discover they have two things in common: a desire to spend the time they have left doing ...
Style: inspirational, touching, sentimental, feel good, thought provoking ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, journey, terminal illness, elderly, unlikely friendships, human spirit, road trip, adventure, death, bucket list, philosophy, golden years ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, africa, cote d'azur, egypt, french riviera ...
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Something to Talk About (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In one of her best-ever roles, Julia Roberts is Grace, whose reaction to the infidelities of Eddie (Dennis Quaid) turns the lives and loves of the people around her into something like falling dominoes. Robert Duvall, Gena Rowlands, Kyra Sedgwick ...
Style: talky, feel good, light, satirical, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love affair, horse, romance, family relations, family problems, women, female protagonist, family life, human nature, adulterous husband, parents and children, self discovery ...
Time: 90s
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The Legend of Bagger Vance (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: World War I has left golfer Rannulph Junuh a poker-playing alcoholic, his perfect swing gone. Now, however, he needs to get it back to play in a tournament to save the financially ravaged golf course of a long-ago sweetheart. Help arrives in the ...
Style: inspirational, sentimental, uplifting, light, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: golf, underdog, childhood, great depression, starting over, americana, world war one, love story, hopes, follow your dream, contests and competitions, athlete's life ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: georgia, usa, southern usa
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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A visiting city reporter's assignment suddenly revolves around the murder trial of a local millionaire, whom he befriends.
Style: atmospheric, suspense, enigmatic, intense, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, crimes, investigation, murder, justice, voodoo, journalism, police investigation, small town, mystery, culture clash ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: georgia, new orleans, usa, southern usa
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Afrika (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A violent examination of male homosexuality in a time when it was considered taboo, where Ivano Staccioli and his lover engage in a self-destructive relationship against the background of Africa.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: colonialism, extramarital affair, lgbt, erotica, rape, male homosexuality, suicide, poetry, gay lead character, leprosy, homosexuality, menage a trois ...
Place: africa, ethiopia
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The Bushbaby (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The young daughter of a park ranger in Tanzania is distressed to learn that she and her father must permanently return to England, thus separating her from the one thing she loves most, a pet Bushbaby. Fearing what the future holds she decides to ...
Plot: lemur, savannah, sikh, buffalo, railway, reverend, colonel, racism, bus, elephant, helicopter, poacher ...
Place: africa, tanzania, kenya, east africa
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Detours (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A newly single New Yorker must re-locate to Florida for her dream job. She drives south with her widowed dad, her mom's ashes in a coffee can, and a GPS with a mind of its own.
Style: road movie, feel good, humorous, captivating, light
Plot: road trip, love, one night stand, infidelity, father daughter relationship, highway travel, marriage, on the road, extramarital affair, middle age romance, sexual attraction, highway ...
Place: florida, new york, atlantic ocean
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Untouched (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Untouched is the story of a reluctant attorney's struggle with inner demons while defending a teenage girl accused of murdering her newborn. When the "Hostess City of the South" is rocked by the horrific crime, Mitchell Thomas III ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspense, gloomy ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, courtroom drama, haunted by the past, uncover truth, legal, crimes, life is a bitch, legal investigation, courtroom, secret, teenage girl, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia, usa
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