Rain forest movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant rain forest movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, tense, serious, captivating, exciting and feel good films and TV shows about / with rain forest, jungle, survival, danger, death, rescue, heroes, catastrophe, chase and family plots mostly in Adventure, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Australia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as rain forest: Green Frontier (2019), Lea to the Rescue (2016), Flying Virus (2001), FernGully: The Last Rainforest (1992), Indio 2 - The Revolt (1991), Medicine Man (1992), The Emerald Forest (1985), The Blue Butterfly (2004), Amazon (1990), Gold (2017).

List of rain forest movies

Green Frontier (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Colombia
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: Deep in the Amazon, on the border of Brazil and Colombia, a series of bizarre deaths are investigated by a young female detective, Helena, and her partner, an indigenous policeman named Reynaldo. It becomes clear that the murders are not the biggest ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, disturbing
Plot: native, female detective, missionary, rain forest, jungle, police detective, police, indigenous people, supernatural power, arson, ritual murder, murder investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: colombia
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1898. Our Last Men in the Philippines (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The Spanish troops in the Philippines Have to fight for their lives as they are forgot by the Spanish Empire
Plot: siege, church, military, hallucination, paranoia, desertion, jungle, disease, tribute, respect, rain forest, drugs ...
Time: 1890s, 19th century, victorian era
Place: the philippines, spain, usa, southeast asia, asia ...
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Lea to the Rescue (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Born for adventure, Lea Clark heads deep into the Brazilian rainforest, where her most exciting story awaits.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, tense, suspense, psychological
Plot: native tribe, family, child protagonist, strong female lead, female protagonist, amazon tribe, little girl, rain forest, interracial relations, interracial friendship, missing brother, kidnapper ...
Place: brazil
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Flying Virus (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Brazil
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After a series of Amazonian Indian attacks on US owned petroleum installation in Brazil, both governments start a secret 'special program'. In fact colonel Ezekial's men use GM killer bees to eradicate the tribes. During an Indian ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: experiment gone awry, survival, heroic mission, bio weapon, deadly creature, save the day, chaos, rescue, deadly, escapades, journalism, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, brazil, usa, new york
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FernGully: The Last Rainforest (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: When a sprite named Crysta shrinks a human boy, Zak, down to her size, he vows to help the magical fairy folk stop a greedy logging company from destroying their home, the pristine rainforest known as FernGully. Zak and his new friends fight to ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, colourful, semi serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: fairy, adventure, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, environment, magic, in the woods, jungle, young lovers, save the day, danger, ecological disaster ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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Indio 2 - The Revolt (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A corporation building a highway through the rainforest hires a gang of mercenaries to get rid of the local Indians, who don't want the highway built through their lands. The mercenaries resort to murder, massacres and enslavement to rid the ...
Plot: jungle, mercenary, rain forest, indigenous people, m 16, boxing, massacre, semiautomatic pistol, jungle warfare, fistfight, violence, pistol ...
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Medicine Man (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An eccentric scientist working for a large drug company is working on a research project in the Amazon jungle. He sends for a research assistant and a gas chromatograph because he's close to a cure for cancer. When the assistant turns out to be ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, futuristic ...
Plot: jungle, cure, opposites attract, cancer, doctor, medical research, rain forest, love and romance, adventure, amazon jungle, romance, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: latin america, brazil
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FernGully 2: The Magical Rescue (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Pips wants to see more of the outside world. Batty arrives in a panic, announcing that two human poachers are right behind him. Poachers show up with their dogs and promptly capture the three baby animals. Pips and the Beetle Boys volunteer to ...
Style: semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: jungle, rain forest, imaginary kingdom, rescue, escapades, danger, babies and infants, ecological disaster, animal life, friends, in the woods, show tunes ...
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The Emerald Forest (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: For ten years, engineer Bill Markham has searched tirelessly for his son Tommy who disappeared from the edge of the Brazilian rainforest. Miraculously, he finds the boy living among the reclusive Amazon tribe who adopted him. And that's when ...
Style: thought provoking, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: jungle, jaguar, tribe, adoption, kidnapping, missing person, cannibalism, amazon, deforestation, rain forest, adventure, culture clash ...
Time: 80s
Place: brazil, latin america, south america, india
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The Blue Butterfly (2004)
Genre: Drama, Adventure
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on a true story, The Blue Butterfly tells the story of a terminally ill 10-year-old boy whose dream is to catch the most beautiful butterfly on Earth, the mythic and elusive Blue Morpho. His mother persuades a renowned entomologist to take ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: jungle, terminal illness, butterfly, adventure, parents and children, family life, family relations, single parent, tragic hero, child illness, disability, redemption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, latin america, central america, costa rica
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Amazon (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Finland, Brazil, France, Canada, Germany, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Widowed and broke Finnish businessman Kari takes his two teenage daughters with him to Brazil. A bush pilot introduces him to the idea of gold mining in the jungle, but a beautiful and educated local woman warns him about the possible consequences ...
Style: semi serious
Plot: jungle, rain forest, tribe, love affair, heist, destiny, adventurer, society, danger, escapades, adventure, culture clash ...
Time: 80s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
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Gold (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Spanish soldiers battle indigenous tribes and their own brutal natures as they search for a legendary city built of gold.
Style: disturbing, exciting, captivating, unusual plot structure, tense
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: amazon rainforest, tribe, contests and competitions, danger, rain forest, youth, society, soldier, friendship, city, conquistador, love
Time: contemporary
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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: realistic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: jungle, survival, adventurer, river, amazon rainforest, raft, alone, rescue, israeli, ends with biographical notes, hallucination, cross country trip ...
Time: 20th century
Place: bolivia, south america
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Absolon (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the near future, a virus has infected everyone on the planet, and Absolon is a drug that everyone must take to stay alive. One corporation controls the drug. Murchison is the leader of this firm. A scientist who was researching the virus is found ...
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pandemic, plague, uncover truth, danger, undercover, fighting the system, disorder, chaos, political corruption, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
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Triple Frontier (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Struggling to make ends meet, former special ops soldiers reunite for a high-stakes heist: stealing $75 million from a South American drug lord.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug cartel, drug lord, greed, ex special forces, ex soldier, crimes, survival, friendship, danger, violence, murder, 15 year old ...
Time: 2010s
Place: colombia, usa, peru, andes mountains, south america ...
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Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, China, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The new story follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the ...
Style: disaster movie, captivating, psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: giant monster, monster, godzilla, giant animal, giant creature, rescue, creature, destruction, alien monster, creature feature, prehistoric creature, human versus monster ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, year 2014
Place: boston, mexico, san francisco, colorado, washington d.c. ...
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The Last Confession of Alexander Pearce (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Horror, Western
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Eight men escape from the most isolated prison on earth. Only one man survives and the story he recounts shocks the British establishment to the core. This story is the last confession of Alexander Pearce.
Style: suspense
Plot: cannibal, cannibalism, execution, confession, hunger, convict, survival, hanging, australian western, clones, rain forest, brutality ...
Place: australia, sydney australia, ireland
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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: absurd, scenic, tense, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: jungle, tarzan, gorilla, feral child, animal attack, revenge, survival, betrayal, brutality, chase, good versus evil, greed ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: africa, london, congo
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Che: Part One (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Spain, Mexico
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The Argentine, begins as Che and a band of Cuban exiles (led by Fidel Castro) reach the Cuban shore from Mexico in 1956. Within two years, they mobilized popular support and an army and toppled the U.S.-friendly regime of dictator Fulgencio Batista.
Style: epic, thought provoking, sincere, captivating, serious ...
Plot: revolution, cuban revolution, communism, execution, dictatorship, idealism, fighting the system, leadership, state affairs, freedom, political unrest, military ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 60s, 20th century, year 1958 ...
Place: cuba, latin america, new york, mexico city
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Brandy & Mr. Whiskers (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Brandy & Mr. Whiskers is an American animated television series about a pampered yet spunky dog and a hyperactive rabbit who get stuck in the Amazon Rainforest together. The show originally aired from August 2004 to August 2006. It was televised ...
Style: not serious, witty, feel good, humorous, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: fish out of water, survival, odd couple, goofy hero, best friends, animal life, lifestyle, disorder, jungle, snobbism, cartoon dog, cartoon rabbit ...
Time: 2000s
Place: latin america
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End of the Spear (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: "End of the Spear" is the story of Mincayani, a Waodani tribesman from the jungles of Ecuador. When five young missionaries, among them Jim Elliot and Nate Saint, are speared to death by the Waodani in 1956, a series of events unfold to ...
Style: emotional, tense, realistic, serious, uplifting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: redemption, murder, battles, family relations, crimes, introspection, self discovery, deadly, parents and children, dealing with death, hopes, reconciliation ...
Time: contemporary, 50s, 1950s, 1940s
Place: ecuador, new jersey
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Alexander (2004)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Netherlands, France, Italy, Morocco, Thailand
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Alexander, the King of Macedonia, leads his legions against the giant Persian Empire. After defeating the Persians, he leads his army across the then known world, venturing farther than any westerner had ever gone, all the way to India.
Style: epic, suspense, serious, factual, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conquering, adventure, ambition, heroes, war, mother son relationship, rise to the top, battles, warlord, ruler, state affairs, military ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: greece, ancient greece, persia, macedonia, egypt ...
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The Happy Cricket from the Amazon (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Brazil
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Happy Cricket and his cute, adorable friends will have to defeat the evil Wartlord and rescue Linda, the Night Star. This film celebrates the values of friendship, freedom and the defense of nature.
Style: semi serious, feel good, exciting, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, animal life, family, rescue, imaginary, save the day, wish come true, imaginary kingdom, disorder, environmentalism, danger, rivalry ...
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Dragonfly (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A grieving doctor is being contacted by his late wife through his patients near death experiences.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Plot: afterlife, hospital, supernatural, supernatural romance, supernatural ability, doctor, mystery, romance, dealing with death, lovers apart, death, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, venezuela, colombia, latin america
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The Last American Soldier (1988)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Italy, Philippines
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jungle action from the glorious period of Rambo ripoffs.
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: tied to a chair, grenade launcher, forest, espionage, kicked in the face, government, explosive, decapitation, violence, warrior, field, blood ...
Time: 80s
Place: soviet union, vietnam, cambodia, thailand
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The Riddle of the Stinson (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1937, a routine passenger and mail flight crashes during bad weather on a flight between Brisbane and Sydney. A local bushman begins a search, and finds the wreckage and two survivors ten days after the crash. - Written by Chris Hartcher
Plot: air disaster, rescue, newspaper reporter, broken leg, stretcher, survival, storm, airplane, search and rescue, survivor, farmer, bad weather ...
Time: 1930s, year 1937
Place: australia
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Jumanji (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, 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, offbeat, humorous, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens, horror for children
Plot: fantasy world, adventure, childhood, board game, jungle, mischievous children, getting home, young heroes, disappearance, animals, parallel world, magic ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 19th century, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: usa, new hampshire
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Clear and Present Danger (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 141 min.
Story: CIA Analyst Jack Ryan is drawn into an illegal war fought by the US government against a Colombian drug cartel.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, cia, ambush, conspiracy, sniper, espionage, mercenary, helicopter, politics, president, assassination, rescue ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: colombia, usa, washington d.c., langley virginia, latin america ...
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Orinoco, New World (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Orinoko: main character in the film. The first part is set during the pre-conquest and is represented as an earthly paradise. A shaman has precognitive visions: go to Columbus and the Catholic missionary in 1498.
Style: allegory, experimental
Plot: no dialogue, conquering, rain forest, shaman, missionary, jungle, female nudity, male nudity, native american
Place: venezuela, latin america
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No Stars in the Jungle (1967)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Argentina, Peru
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A white man searches for a legendary gold mine in the depths of the Peruvian jungle.
Style: art house
Plot: suicide, airport, fight, dream, bottle, gold, rain forest, survival, jungle, gun, female nudity, murder ...
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