Movies and TV shows set in borneo

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in borneo ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, humorous, cult film, captivating and rough films and TV shows about / with jungle, chase, escapades, dialogue, doctor, tribe, storytelling, mentor, nudity (full frontal - brief) and brutality plots mostly in Adventure, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, Australia, UK and other countries.
borneo movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as borneo: Farewell to the King (1989), The Sleeping Dictionary (2003), King Kong Lives (1986), DNA (1996), The Magic Curse (1975), The Spiral Road (1962), Red Spell Spells Red (1983), Return to Paradise (1998), The Last Bullet (1995), Creation (2009).

List of movies set in borneo

Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The blood orchid - A rare flower that holds the secret of eternal life and a fortune to the pharmaceutical company that finds it. Led by a two-fisted soldier of fortune, a scientific expedition is sent deep into the jungles of Borneo to locate and ...
Style: suspense, scary, intense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: jungle, snake, adventure, treasure hunt, animal attack, survival, expedition, monster, betrayal, dangerous animal, greed, stranded ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: borneo, new york, usa, indonesia
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Farewell to the King (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An American soldier who escapes the execution of his comrades by Japanese soldiers in Borneo during WWII becomes the leader of a personal empire among the headhunters in this war story told in the style of Joseph Conrad and Rudyard Kipling. The ...
Style: brutal, unusual plot structure, thought provoking, sex comedy, melancholic ...
Plot: world war two, jungle, war, island, vengeance, survival, betrayal, adventure, soldier, military, u.s. navy, british ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia, borneo, tokyo, germany ...
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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, captivating, realistic, political
Plot: rain forest, jungle, tribe, environmental activist, courage, environment, deforestation, environmental activism, man versus nature, environmentalism, adventure, fighting the system ...
Time: year 1987, year 1984, year 1991, year 1999, year 1988
Place: borneo, switzerland, munich germany
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The Sleeping Dictionary (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A young Englishman is dispatched to Sarawak to become part of the British colonial government. He encounters some unorthodox local traditions, and finds himself faced with tough decisions of the heart involving the beautiful Selima, the unwitting ...
Style: sexy, romantic, fairy tale, scenic, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: romance, forbidden love, love story, interracial romance, jungle, opposites attract, beautiful scenery, culture clash, love and romance, stereotypes, mentor, love ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: england, ireland, borneo, malaysia, paris france
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King Kong Lives (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Kong falls from the twin towers and he appears to be alive!
Style: scary, touching, humorous, entertaining, splatter ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: giant ape, king kong, monster, giant monster, monkey, adventure, heart transplant, military, pregnancy, island, snake, hospital ...
Time: 80s, prehistoric times
Place: tokyo, borneo, new york
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The Further Adventures of Tennessee Buck (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: Sri Lanka, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ken Manchester (Brant von Hoffman) and his beautiful rich wife Barbara Manchester (Kathy Shower) wire the drunk adventurer Buck Malone (David Keith) to take them on a hunting expedition in the jungle. However, the true purpose of the expedition was ...
Style: sex comedy, parody, erotic
Plot: jungle, adventurer, erotica, treasure hunt, sex crime, rape, lesbian, abduction, elephant, murder, female nudity, interracial sex ...
Place: borneo
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DNA (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: DNA is a 1997 American science fiction action film starring Mark Dacascos and Jürgen Prochnow, and directed by William Mesa. Filming took place in the Philippines. The film was retitled ADN - La menace for its French DVD release, and Scarabée for ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, jungle, deadly creature, dangerous animal, supernatural, experiment gone awry, monster, creature, self sacrifice, alien, genetic experiment, hospital ...
Time: 90s
Place: borneo
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Tom and Jerry: The Fast and the Furry (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After being evicted from their old house by Tom's owner for causing major damage, cat and mouse Tom and Jerry enter a race entitled the "Fabulous Super Race" to win a mansion.
Style: parody, feel good, humorous, not serious, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: partners, tom and jerry, cartoon cat, anthropomorphic mouse, disorder, contests and competitions, family, animals, unlikely partners, uninhibited rivalry, friends, animal life ...
Place: borneo, mount everest, big ben london, taj mahal, south pole ...
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The Magic Curse (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Hong Kong, Philippines
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Man-Ying is a bowl spirit playboy with kung fu skills. After being told that his uncle disappeared in Boreos jungles he goes there immediately on rescuemission. He is attacked by some sort of cannibalistic zombies and soon it is clear that the evil ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: snake, exploitation, zombie, sexploitation, curse, street gang, sex, amazon, castration, tribe, jungle, cannibalism ...
Place: hong kong, borneo
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The Spiral Road (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A selfish and prideful young Dutch doctor, through a series of circumstances, comes to learn that he does indeed "need" a higher spiritual being and other people.
Plot: jungle, black magic, plague, canoe, superstition, christianity, treatment, native, witchcraft, drunkard, islam, island ...
Time: 1930s, year 1936
Place: indonesia, borneo
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Red Spell Spells Red (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An evil dwarf sorcerer sealed in a stone coffin of good magicians. After many years, a television crew to the scene to investigate the legend, and happen to open the chest again ...
Plot: killing an animal, dead animal, possessed girl, vengeful ghost, cockfight, wizards, scorpion, violence, surrealism, evil spirit, animal cruelty, tribe ...
Place: borneo
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Return to Paradise (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Lewis, Sheriff and Tony are three friends vacationing in Malaysia. Sheriff and Tony eventually leave to pursue careers in New York, but Lewis stays behind to work with orangutans. Two years later, Sheriff and Tony learn that, because of their past ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, suspense, cerebral, buddy movie ...
Plot: prison, death sentence, friendship, redemption, moral dilemma, drug addiction, guilt, lawyer, courage, death row, hanging, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: malaysia, new jersey, new york, usa, asia ...
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The Last Bullet (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Australia, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tijdens de laatste dagen van de Tweede Wereldoorlog wordt op het eiland Borneo een Australische legereenheid bijna geheel uitgemoord door een enkele Japanse Soldaat, Ichiro Yamamura (Koji Tamaki). Hij zit zo vol haat omdat hij zijn vrouw en kinderen ...
Plot: world war two, sniper, jungle warfare, minefield, landmine, father daughter relationship, soldier, little girl, wound, jungle, japanese soldier, cat and mouse ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945, 90s
Place: pacific ocean, borneo
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Creation (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A psychological, heart-wrenching love story that provides a unique and inside look at Charles Darwin. Torn between faith and science, he struggles to finish his legendary book "On the Origin of the Species," which goes on to become the ...
Style: thought provoking, emotional, talky, serious, stylized ...
Plot: evolution, loss of daughter, atheism, science, family relations, haunted by the past, village, family life, death in the family, relationship vs career, couple relations, life is a bitch ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1850s
Place: england, europe, borneo, london
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Celine and Julie Go Boating (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 193 min.
Story: A mysteriously linked pair of young women find their daily lives pre-empted by a strange boudoir melodrama that plays itself out in a hallucinatory parallel reality.
Style: surreal, mind bending, experimental, psychedelic, disturbing ...
Plot: surrealism, friendship, female nudity, feminist, summer, modernism, christmas, magic realism, female friendship, atmosphere, family relations, haunted house ...
Place: france, borneo, africa, hong kong, paris france
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Bonneville (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three women take a road trip to Santa Barbara in order to deliver the ashes of one of their dead husbands to his resentful daughter. Faced with the decision of a lifetime, Arvilla Holden hijacks her two best friends and sets off in a vintage ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, on the road, family relations, elderly, parents and children, death in the family, mother daughter relationship, road trip, promise, empire, female leader, hitchhiker ...
Time: contemporary
Place: idaho, california, nevada, usa, borneo ...
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