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 serious, realistic, exciting, tense, suspenseful and atmospheric films and TV shows about / with trapper, danger, escapades, murder, native american, adventure, wilderness, survival, chase and forest plots mostly in Drama, Western and Adventure genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
trapper movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as trapper: The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018), Hunter Hunter (2020), First Cow (2019), Damsel (2018), To Catch a Yeti (1995), Empress Vampire (2012), Man in the Wilderness (1971), The Revenant (2015), Jeremiah Johnson (1972), Grey Owl (1999).

List of trapper movies

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: funny, ironic, captivating, light, suspense ...
Plot: old west, cowboy, native american, violence, dog, wagon train, bank robbery, arizona desert, new mexico desert, trapper, prostitute, card playing ...
Time: victorian era
Place: arizona, oregon, new mexico
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Hunter Hunter (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, 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: macabre, psychological, suspense, surprise ending, suspenseful
Plot: beast, wolf, serial killer, monster, wilderness, rapist, revenge, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, bait, husband wife relationship, teenage daughter ...
Time: 2020s, 21st century
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, realistic, contemplative
Plot: cow, friendship, baker, immigrants, get rich quick scheme, raven, friendship between men, forest, boat, theft, chinese immigrant, river ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa, oregon, san francisco, new york, china ...
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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: tense, exciting, suspense, captivating, absurd
Plot: alcohol abuse, love, marriage proposal, brother brother relationship, murder, native american, husband wife relationship, old west, money, chase, friendship, trapper ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1870s
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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: bigfoot, yeti, trapper, electrocution, sasquatch, kidnapping, youth, spoiled brat, wealth, rich, airport, 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: tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, ritual, supernatural, robbery, sex scene, vampire sex, halloween party, undead, evil, survival, murder, violence ...
Place: usa, romania, ancient china
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Man in the Wilderness (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the early 1800's, a group of fur trappers and Indian traders are returning with their goods to civilization and are making a desperate attempt to beat the oncoming winter. When guide Zachary Bass is injured in a bear attack, they decide ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: wilderness, bear attack, survival, native american, adventure, hallucination, paranoia, fear, vengeance, wounded, isolation, forces of nature ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s, 70s
Place: north dakota, usa
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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, breathtaking, rough, suspenseful, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, revenge, vengeance, bear attack, snow, winter, lone hero, adventure, violence, obsessive quest, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa
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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: atmospheric, realistic, epic, meditative, factual ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, native americans, hunting, adventure, mountain man, native, rocky mountains, native american, indians, revenge, interracial relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: colorado, usa
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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, realistic, serious, clever, touching ...
Plot: native american, survival, trapper, nature, adoption, celebrity culture, social differences, americana, human nature, mistaken identity, disorder, couples ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: canada, europe, england, montreal, mexico
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Buffalo Girls (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Wild. Untamed. Legendary. In this made-for-tv movie, Buffalo Girls celebrates the bold escapades of tough-talking Calamity Jane Canary and her illustrious cohorts. It's the waning days of the Wild West and Jane, the rough 'n' rugged ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, sentimental ...
Plot: female gunfighter, old west, adoption, friendship, hopes, family relations, injustice, parents and children, life is a bitch, rising to stardom, love and romance, adventure ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, south dakota, europe, london, britain
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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: snow, girl fight, villain, trapper, biracial, gunfight, women fight, canoe, waterfall, sword duel, cavalry charge, murder ...
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Eyes of Fire (1983)
Genre: Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A preacher is accused of adultery and he and his followers are chased out of town and become stranded in an isolated forest which is haunted by the spirits of long dead Native Americans.
Style: dark, macabre, slasher, indie film, serious ...
Plot: witchcraft, occult, wilderness, forest, pagan, native american, tree, paranormal, cowboy, folklore, ghost, suspicion of adultery ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
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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: realistic, serious, semi serious, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: winter, opposites attract, island, couples, escapades, romance, survival, love and romance, unlikely couple, culture clash, fish out of water, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: norway, europe, amsterdam
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Rampage (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A German zoo hires two hunters to catch a rare breed of panther in Malaysia. The girlfriend of one of the hunters accompanies them on their hunt.
Style: serious, retro
Plot: jungle, helicopter, zoo, love triangle, escapades, dangerous animal, adventure, infidelity, couples, animal life, guide, trapper ...
Time: 60s
Place: malaysia, asia, germany, west germany
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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: tense, serious, bleak, sincere, atmospheric ...
Plot: apocalypse, survival, life is a bitch, post apocalypse, found footage, chaos, society, future dystopia, introspection, escapades, wilderness, commune ...
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: serious, realistic, sincere, emotional, atmospheric
Plot: native american, kidnapping, native american attack, kidnapped woman, american history, rescue, crimes, opposites attract, adventure, society, prostitute, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, 70s
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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: serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, winter, wolf, youth, family relations, avalanche, family in danger, family life, siblings relations, parents and children, survival, family ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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Centennial (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 1256 min.
TV show
Story: The economic and cultural growth of Colorado spanning two centuries from the mid-1700s to the late-1970s.
Style: epic, atmospheric, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: immigrants, wilderness, family in danger, old west, politics, escapades, heroes, dishonesty, society, rivalry, state affairs, adventure ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 70s, 1790s, 1820s ...
Place: colorado, usa, st. louis missouri
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Creature from Black Lake (1976)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two men exploring the Louisiana swamps run into a Bigfoot-type creature.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: bigfoot, monster, lake, swamp, sasquatch, forest, hillbilly, road trip, small town, travel, supernatural, redneck ...
Place: louisiana
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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, gang, corpse, illegitimate child, suitor, apache tribe, lovers reunited, trapper, father son reunion, mexican ...
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Nikki, Wild Dog of the North (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada, USA
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: dog, disney, wilderness, survival, nature, animals, animal life, defiant, friends, forces of nature, friendship, family ...
Time: 60s
Place: yukon, canada
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Ladyhawke (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Italy, UK
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: fairy tale, atmospheric, sentimental, touching, dark fantasy ...
Audience: kids, teens, chick flick, date night, family outing ...
Plot: magic, adventure, medieval, curse, chase, knight, good versus evil, sword and sorcery, bishop, romance, transformation, rescue ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
Place: france, europe
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How the West Was Won (1962)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: The epic tale of the development of the American West from the 1830s through the Civil War to the end of the century, as seen through the eyes of one pioneer family.
Style: epic, exciting, intense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: civil war, family, adventure, old west, gold, wilderness, native american, criminal, small town, attempted murder, survival, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, year 1865, victorian era, 1830s, 1880s ...
Place: california, arizona, missouri, ohio, 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: exciting, sexy, humorous, intense, affectionate ...
Audience: kids
Plot: lion, hunter, hunting, chase, giraffe, safari, elephant, romance, adventure, animals, wild animal, drunk ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: africa, california
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Archangel (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 133 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, political ...
Plot: josef stalin, murder, prostitute, uncover truth, investigation, obsession, state affairs, politics, intrigue, soldier, mystery, 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: suspense, exciting, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, environmentalist, struggle for survival, prison life, prison, isolation, adventure, survival, odd couple, rivalry, escapades, heroes ...
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, serious, suspenseful, psychological, rough ...
Plot: crimes, lovers on the run, lgbt, couples, murder, youth, confined, mind game, psychopath, hostage, gay rape, teenage life ...
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: funny, parody, humorous, unusual plot structure, melancholic ...
Plot: cannibalism, cannibal, violence, dancing, insanity, lone hero, redemption, art, broadway, satire, mythology, monty python ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: colorado, wyoming, australia, usa, utah
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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: uplifting, exciting, realistic, serious, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: wilderness, nature, bear, survival, youth, mountain, family relations, wolf, rocky mountains, animal life, small town, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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