Trapper movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant trapper movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful and suspense films and TV shows about / with trapper, danger, escapades, murder, wilderness, rifle, adventure, snow, forest and survival plots mostly in Drama, Western and Adventure genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
trapper movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as trapper: Damsel (2018), True Grit (2010), Grey Owl (1999), Hunter Hunter (2020), First Cow (2019), Rebels in Canada (1965), Frontier Uprising (1961), The Legend of Boggy Creek (1972), The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018), Death Hunt (1981).

List of trapper movies

Damsel (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The Wild West, circa 1870. Samuel Alabaster, an affluent pioneer, ventures across the American frontier to marry the love of his life, Penelope. As his group traverses the west, the once-simple journey grows treacherous, blurring the lines between ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspense, captivating, dark humor ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, love, marriage proposal, husband wife relationship, murder, brother brother relationship, native american, survival, old west, money, chase, pursuit ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
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True Grit (2010)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Following the murder of her father by hired hand Tom Chaney, 14-year-old farm girl Mattie Ross sets out to capture the killer. To aid her, she hires the toughest U.S. Marshal she can find, a man with "true grit," Reuben J. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, cowboy, adventure, vengeance, gunfight, tough heroes, bounty hunter, partners, shooting, hunt down, revenge, sheriff ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1800s, 1900s, 20th century
Place: usa, arkansas, texas, oklahoma, california
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Grey Owl (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Western
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Archie Grey Owl is a trapper in Canada in the early 1930s when a young Iroquois woman from town asks him to teach her Indian ways. They live in the woods, where she is appalled at how trapped animals die. She adopts two orphaned beaver kits and ...
Style: thought provoking, contemplative, serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: native american, adoption, opposites attract, love and romance, artists and showbiz, society, couples, disorder, family relations, human nature, americana, mistaken identity ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: canada, europe, england, montreal, mexico
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Hunter Hunter (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Joseph and his family live in the remote wilderness as fur trappers but their tranquility starts to be threatened when they think are being hunted by the return of a rogue wolf and Joseph leaves them behind to track it.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, macabre, surprise ending
Plot: wolf, wilderness, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, hunter, bait, teenage daughter, bear trap, cabin in the woods, family relations, beast ...
Place: canada
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First Cow (2019)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A taciturn loner and skilled cook has traveled west and joined a group of fur trappers in Oregon Territory, though he only finds true connection with a Chinese immigrant also seeking his fortune; soon the two collaborate on a successful business, ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, contemplative, realistic
Plot: cow, immigrants, baker, american dream, starting over, village, get rich quick scheme, thief, life is a bitch, colonization, chinaman, rich man ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, oregon, new york, san francisco, china ...
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Rebels in Canada (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Hudson river fur hunters rebel against their English masters in this pre-Blind Dead effort from de Ossorio. Victor, chief of the rebels, kidnaps Ann from the ruthless landowner, Sullivan, as a bartering tool. Ann and Victor, in love, fight together ...
Plot: public execution, evil man, half breed, massacre, murder, damsel in distress, canoe, stabbing, sword duel, sabre, snow, gunfight ...
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Frontier Uprising (1961)
Genre: Action, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Not having heard that war has erupted between the U.S. and Mexico, a wagon train heads west, only to find itself threatened by the Mexicans who have teamed up with hostile Indians.
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, semi serious
Plot: wagon train, society, rescue, tough heroes, battles, revolution, train, military base, military, rivalry, contests and competitions, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: oregon, latin america, california, mexico
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The Legend of Boggy Creek (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A documentary-style drama based on true accounts of the Fouke Monster in Arkansas. It focuses on the lives of back country people and their culture while detailing certain sightings of the monster. This title was a drive-in B movie favorite for ...
Style: scary, serious, offbeat, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sasquatch, cryptozoology, bigfoot, small town, escapades, in the woods, social relations, graphic violence, americana, legends and myths, small town life, deadly creature ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: arkansas, usa
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The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Mystery, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: An anthology film weaving together the stories of six individuals in the old West at the end of the Civil War.
Style: anthology, funny, ironic, light, captivating ...
Plot: old west, cowboy, bank robbery, native american, wagon train, stagecoach, card playing, shooting, dog, violence, bounty hunter, parody ...
Place: arizona, new mexico, oregon
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Death Hunt (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller, Western
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Canada 1931: The unsociable trapper Johnson lives for himself in the ice-cold mountains near the Yukon river. During a visit in the town he witnesses a dog-fight. He interrupts the game and buys one of the dogs - almost dead already - for $200 ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, manhunt, chase, danger, on the run, false accusation, survival, bounty hunter, squad, new year's eve, posse, sniper ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: canada, yukon, louisiana, alaska
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To Catch a Yeti (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Big Jake's after Bigfoot in the Big Apple. It's the biggest chase this town has ever seen.
Plot: yeti, bigfoot, snow, kidnapping, shotgun, skateboard, electrocution, airport, brat, sasquatch, rich, sidekick ...
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Empress Vampire (2012)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Musical, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a series of murders occur, two vampire hunters and some FBI agents hunt down the empress vampire who caused the mayhem.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, supernatural, ritual, evil, robbery, sex scene, undead, blood, halloween party, strip poker, survival, danger ...
Place: usa, ancient china, romania
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When the Light Comes (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Norway
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young woman spends an adventurous winter with a trapper on Spitsbergen.
Style: touching, offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, island, unlikely couple, couples, escapades, love and romance, social differences, culture clash, friendship, survival, fish out of water, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: norway, europe, amsterdam
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Ever Since the World Ended (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Twelve years ago, a plague swept through, wiping out most of the population; in San Francisco, only 186 people remain. Two of them use jury-rigged batteries to power a camera and make a documentary. We see a variety of approaches to survival, from ...
Style: bleak, tense, serious, sincere, thought provoking
Plot: survival, life is a bitch, danger, society, chaos, future dystopia, introspection, apocalypse, escapades, wilderness, commune, survivor ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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Grayeagle (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young Cheyenne warrior, who goes by the name Grayeagle, kidnaps the daughter of a grizzled frontier man John Colter who goes on an epic search for his daughter Beth, aided by a friendly native...
Style: atmospheric, sincere, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: kidnapping, kidnapped woman, native american attack, society, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, prostitute, adventure, rescue, family relations, social differences ...
Time: 70s, 19th century
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The Further Adventures of the Wilderness Family (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The Wilderness Family now face terrifying times in fierce winter storms, an avalanche, and being attacked by a ferocious pack of hungry wolves. Watch as America's favorite family stands strong together to prove that the best things in life are ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, family relations, winter, wolf, parents and children, family in danger, family life, siblings relations, survival, family, danger, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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Centennial (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 256 min.
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Story: The economic and cultural growth of Colorado spanning two centuries from the mid-1700s to the late-1970s.
Style: epic, atmospheric, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: family in danger, wilderness, immigrants, adventure, danger, society, dishonesty, interracial relations, rebelliousness, political corruption, americana, battles ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 70s, 1820s, 1790s ...
Place: colorado, usa, st. louis missouri
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The Revenant (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In the 1820s, a frontiersman, Hugh Glass, sets out on a path of vengeance against those who left him for dead after a bear mauling.
Style: atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, vengeance, native american, bear attack, lone hero, snow, violence, obsessive quest, hunter, adventure, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa
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Winnetou and Old Firehand (1966)
Genre: Western, Adventure
Country: West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Firehand and his Apache friend Winnetou are determined to get justice for the murder of four young braves. They set off to track down the gang responsible for the horrendous act.
Plot: native american, gang war, prison, mexican, teenage boy, fire, cross, trapper, lovers reunited, falling down a hill, apache tribe, small town ...
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Nikki, Wild Dog of the North (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A family film about Nikki, a half-wolf, half-dog raised in the Yukon during the gold rush era. After being separated from her master, Nikki must fend for herself amidst bears, the harsh Yukon weather, and a trapper who wants her skin.
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, canadian, danger, daring rescue, orphan, babies and infants, getting home, adventurer, heroes, escapades, family, adventure ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada, yukon
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Ladyhawke (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Captain Etienne Navarre is a man on whose shoulders lies a cruel curse. Punished for loving each other, Navarre must become a wolf by night whilst his lover, Lady Isabeau, takes the form of a hawk by day. Together, with the thief Philippe Gaston, ...
Style: sentimental, touching, fairy tale, captivating, atmospheric ...
Audience: pre-teens, date night, family outing, kids
Plot: bishop, adventure, good versus evil, rescue, knight, magic, romance, chase, true love, solar eclipse, transformation, falcon ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
Place: europe, france
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Jeremiah Johnson (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A mountain man who wishes to live the life of a hermit becomes the unwilling object of a long vendetta by Indians when he proves to be the match of their warriors in one-to-one combat on the early frontier.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, meditative, factual ...
Plot: native americans, wilderness, survival, native, adventure, hunting, rocky mountains, interracial relations, respect, massacre, mountain man, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: colorado, usa
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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: humorous, exciting, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: chase, elephant, safari, giraffe, adventure, romance, animal life, fall in love, escapades, love and romance, chases and races, adventurer ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: africa, california
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Eagle's Wing (1979)
Genre: Western
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two men, an aging Native American and a ne'er-do-well trapper from North America, race to claim the stallion Eagle's Wing in antebellum Mexico, meeting marauded stagecoach travelers and garrisoned Mexicans along the way.
Style: semi serious
Plot: kidnapping, deserter, whiskey, indian attack, horse thief, scorpion, rescue, clergy, uninhibited rivalry, americana, wilderness, old west ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1830s
Place: europe, england
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Black Robe (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Canada, Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the 17th century a Jesuit priest and a young companion are escorted through the wilderness of Quebec by Algonquin Indians to find a distant mission in the dead of winter. The Jesuit experiences a spiritual journey while his young companion falls ...
Style: bleak, thought provoking, realistic, contemplative, serious ...
Plot: native american, indians, wilderness, redemption, jesuit, journey, culture clash, shaman, hopes, society, interracial relations, escapades ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: canada, quebec, india, france
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Archangel (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Set in contemporary Moscow and the frozen northern town of Archangel, the drama revisits the stark landscape of Communist Russia and takes place over four days in the life of academic Fluke Kelso. His fateful meeting with a former Stalinist ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, gloomy
Plot: murder, prostitute, josef stalin, obsession, uncover truth, investigation, soldier, mystery, intrigue, state affairs, politics, missing person ...
Time: contemporary, year 1953
Place: russia, moscow russia
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Arctic Blue (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An environmentalist gets involved in transporting an accused killer (Ben) from an isolated Alaskan town to the authorities. Ben is determined to escape, and his fellow trappers are ready to help
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, airplane, adventure, crimes, prison, survival, isolation, prison life, catastrophe, escapades, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: alaska, usa
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Criminal Lovers (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a perverted impulse drives them to kill, Alice and her boyfriend, Luc, drag the body into the woods, only to find themselves hopelessly lost – much like the fairy-tale plight of Hansel and Gretel. Starving and with no hope of being found, ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, couples, confined, youth, mind game, hostages, psychopath, hostage, deadly, teenage life, crime, crimes ...
Time: 90s
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Cannibal! The Musical (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Heading through Colorado Territory in search of gold and women, Alferd Packer and his group of bemused companions find themselves lost, starving and musically inspired by the obstacles they confront along the way, including a die-hard Confederate ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, cult film, weird ...
Audience: student film
Plot: cannibalism, parody, old west, martial arts, hanging, mountain, gory, rivalry, heroes, silly humor, gold, psychopath ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: colorado, usa, wyoming, utah, australia
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The Adventures of the Wilderness Family (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of a modern family bored with the hassles of the city life in Los Angeles. They head for the wilderness never to return.
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, exciting, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, bear, family relations, mountain, nature, danger, daring rescue, escapades, adventure, animal life, family, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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