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 serious, realistic, suspense, suspenseful, captivating and tense films and TV shows about / with rain forest, jungle, danger, escapades, adventure, chase, amazon rainforest, survival, death and family plots mostly in Adventure, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, Australia, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as rain forest: Green Frontier (2019), Jungle Cruise (2021), The Green Inferno (2013), Medicine Man (1992), The Blue Butterfly (2004), Koati (2021), Lea to the Rescue (2016), Flying Virus (2001), The Celestine Prophecy (2006), Megaboa (2021).

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: psychological, tense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: native, missionary, rain forest, female detective, amazon rainforest, police detective, jungle, murder, serial killer, indigenous people, police, arson ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: colombia, latin america, south america
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Paradise War: The Story of Bruno Manser (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Switzerland, Austria
Duration: 142 min.
Story: 1984: Searching for an experience that goes deeper than the superficiality of modern civilization, Bruno Manser travels into the jungles of Borneo and finds it with the nomadic Penan tribe. It is an encounter that changes his life forever. When the ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, realistic, captivating
Plot: rain forest, jungle, tribe, environmental activist, deforestation, courage, environment, jungle warfare, environmental activism, environmentalism, man versus nature, fighting the system ...
Time: year 1999, year 1987, year 1984, year 1991, year 1988
Place: switzerland, borneo, munich germany
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Jungle Cruise (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Disney’s live-action adaptation of its iconic theme park ride.
Style: scenic, colourful, captivating, funny, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: jungle, dangerous animal, amazon river, explorer, treasure, amazon jungle, artifact, adventure, snake, amazon rainforest, expedition, traveler ...
Time: 1910s, future, 90s, year 1916
Place: brazil, london
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The Green Inferno (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A group of student activists travel from New York City to the Amazon to save the rainforest. However, once they arrive in this vast green landscape, they soon discover that they are not alone… and that no good deed goes unpunished.
Style: bloody, scary, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, cannibal, torture, cannibalism, survival, violence, sadistic violence, suicide, amazon rainforest, amazon, ant, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: south america, peru, america, chile, latin america ...
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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, twists and turns, thought provoking, bad ending, philosophical ...
Plot: jungle, amazon rainforest, cancer, survival, beautiful scenery, amazon jungle, natural disaster, rain forest, romance, adventure, love and romance, medical ...
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, brazil
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The Blue Butterfly (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
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, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: butterfly, terminal illness, jungle, adventure, parents and children, family life, family relations, child illness, tragic hero, single parent, disability, rain forest ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, latin america, central america, costa rica
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Koati (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A coati, a butterfly and a frog join forces in order to avoid an evil snake that is destroying their homes.
Style: entertaining, feel good, semi serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: rain forest, save the day, adventure, escapades, animals, forest, heroes, protector, anthropomorphic animal, lumberjack, rescue mission, animal life ...
Place: latin america
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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, tense, twists and turns, psychological, suspense
Plot: native tribe, family, female protagonist, child protagonist, strong female lead, little girl, interracial friendship, amazon tribe, missing brother, interracial relations, rain forest, kidnapping ...
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: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: political conspiracy, experiment gone awry, bio weapon, heroic mission, deadly creature, save the day, survival, chaos, plague, race against time, escapades, rescue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, latin america, brazil, usa
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The Celestine Prophecy (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on James Redfield's worldwide best-selling novel, The Celestine Prophecy is a spiritual adventure film chronicling the discovery of ancient scrolls in the rainforests of Peru. The prophecy and its nine key insights predict a worldwide ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, captivating, reflective ...
Plot: prophecy, jungle, heroic mission, obsessive quest, escapades, society, supernatural, heroes, spirituality, clergy, adventure, consciousness ...
Time: contemporary, 17th century
Place: peru, latin america
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Megaboa (2021)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On a trip to Colombia, a group of college students encounter a fifty-foot boa constrictor, hungry for blood.
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: characters murdered one by one, snake, poacher, jungle, survival, stranded, group of friends, student, eaten alive, rain forest, expedition, animal attack ...
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Troppo (2022)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An eccentric private investigator with a criminal past recruits a disgraced ex-cop to help solve the disappearance of a Korean tech pioneer in the wilds of Far North Queensland.
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: false accusation, framed for murder, sleuth, crime investigation, teamwork, investigation, ex cop, tropics, accused of murder, falsely accused, rain forest, corruption
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Meet the Applegates (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Giant preying mantis living in a south American jungle decide to move into suburban USA. Disguised as humans, the mantis are planning something.. Could it be connected to dad's job in the power station perhaps ?. One day the daughter mantis ...
Style: humorous, surprise ending, parody, light, clever ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: satire, praying mantis, cocoon, dysfunctional family, jungle, male nudity, monster, addiction, nudity (full frontal - brief), ecology, giant insect, sex with secretary ...
Time: 90s
Place: ohio, usa, rio de janeiro
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Little Indian, Big City (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Stephen, an international trader, tracks down his ex-wife Patricia in some Amazonian backwater. He needs her consent to a divorce so that he can marry Charlotte. Unfortunately, he discovers a son he didn’t know he had – Mimi-Siku. The young ...
Style: funny, humorous, sexy, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: mischievous children, culture clash, family, adventure, jungle, dysfunctional family, parents and children, divorce, adaptation, fish out of water, nothing goes right, city life ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: paris france, africa, venezuela, latin america, france ...
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The Mosquito Coast (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Allie Fox, an American inventor exhausted by the perceived danger and degradation of modern society, decides to escape with his wife and children to Belize. In the jungle, he tries with mad determination to create a utopian community with disastrous ...
Style: thought provoking, touching, harsh, intense, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, adventure, utopia, nature, survival, dysfunctional family, obsessive quest, mental illness, immigrants, village, missionary, village life ...
Time: 80s
Place: pennsylvania, central america, latin america, usa, south america ...
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Men with Guns (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Dr. Fuentes is a medical professor approaching his retirement and journeys to find old students, with sometimes disturbing results.
Style: tense, thought provoking, serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: rain forest, partisan, sex crime, hopes, soldier, politics, jungle, tourist, power relations, native, golden years, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: central america
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Jungle (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, 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: survival, jungle, amazon rainforest, adventurer, alone, rescue, river, raft, nature, israeli, hallucination, lost ...
Time: 20th century, year 1981, year 1980
Place: bolivia, south america, andes mountains
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FernGully: The Last Rainforest (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
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: fairy tale, touching, humorous, colourful, feel good ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: fairy, good versus evil, environment, adventure, magic, imaginary kingdom, forest, jungle, environmental, love, bat, toxic ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
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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: rain forest, jungle, mercenary, indigenous people, environmental destruction, rambo, battles, heroes, bomb, corporation, chase, death ...
Place: south america
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FernGully 2: The Magical Rescue (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
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: feel good, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: imaginary kingdom, jungle, rain forest, love, rescue, forest, escapades, family, heroes, adventure, babies and infants, family life ...
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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, disturbing, light, visually appealing, poignant ...
Plot: jungle, amazon rainforest, tribe, nudity (full frontal - brief), coming of age, kidnapping, adoption, indians, survival, adventure, culture clash, pagan ...
Time: 80s
Place: india, brazil, south america, latin america
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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, tribe, rain forest, love affair, heist, culture clash, destiny, adventurer, treasure hunt, survival, escapades, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
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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, war, military, hallucination, paranoia, desertion, respect, drugs, jungle, tribute, disease, church ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1890s
Place: the philippines, southeast asia, spain, usa, manila philippines ...
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Dark Amazon (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Brazil
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A film crew tracks a group of researchers and their breakthrough disease research. While battling through the rain-forest, things turn deadly leaving them fighting to survive.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, bleak, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: found footage, murder, amazon, amazon rainforest, supernatural, monster, supernatural power, victim, creature, deadly creature, characters in danger, loss ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brazil
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Love on a Leash (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A dog who strives to become a man seeks a woman who will love him enough for the transformation to take place.
Style: captivating, romantic, light, entertaining
Plot: dog, interspecies romance, magic, marriage proposal, dating, marriage, talking dog, talking animals, relationships, love and romance, spell, magical creature ...
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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: unusual plot structure, disturbing, captivating, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: amazon rainforest, conquistador, tribe, contests and competitions, society, youth, friendship, city, soldier, rain forest, love, danger
Time: contemporary
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Elimination Game (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the wake of a shocking civilian massacre in a foreign war zone, disgraced Navy SEAL Rick Tyler is sentenced to rot in a maximum security military prison until he is offered the opportunity to put his life on the line to win his freedom. A one-man ...
Style: exciting, suspense, tense, suspenseful, contemplative
Plot: death, murder, chase, violence, suicide, monster, prison, navy, decapitation, navy seal, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity ...
Time: future, near future
Place: libya, pentagon, los angeles, new york, usa ...
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That Man from Rio (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Farce, spy spoof, and adventure. Swarthy thieves ignore jewels to steal an Amazon figurine from the Museum of Man in Paris' Trocadero Palace and kidnap the world's authority on the lost Maltec civilization. Cut to Agnes, the daughter of a ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: adventure, spy, nothing goes right, crimes, daring rescue, romance, escapades, disorder, cons and scams, kidnapping, husband wife relationship, thief ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: brazil, paris france, rio de janeiro
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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: bad weather, airplane, search and rescue, waterfall, survival, farmer, survivor, storm, wind, passenger, broken leg, backwoods ...
Time: 1930s, year 1937
Place: australia
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Vigil (1984)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Toss lives on a sheep farm with her father in New Zealand. When Toss's father dies in an accident, Ethan, an itinerant hunter, wanders onto the family farm and is given a job by her grandfather. Toss's fairly innocent relationship with ...
Style: uplifting, atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: coming of age, hunter, sheep, rain, mirror, funeral, superstition, tractor, nature, imagination, mysterious man, horse ...
Time: 80s
Place: new zealand
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