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, atmospheric, exciting, epic and harsh films and TV shows about / with trapper, escapades, danger, wilderness, adventure, rivalry, native american, heroes, survival and violence plots mostly in Adventure, Drama and Western genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
trapper movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as trapper: Man in the Wilderness (1971), Rampage (1963), Eagle's Wing (1979), Grey Owl (1999), The Bear (1988), Revolution (1985), The Scalphunters (1968), Dersu Uzala (1975), Rebels in Canada (1965), Frontier Uprising (1961).

List of trapper movies

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, serious, suspenseful, bleak, tense ...
Plot: wilderness, survival, native american, bear attack, vengeance, bear, rabbit, trapper, revenge, expedition, boat, adventure ...
Time: 70s, 1820s, 1800s
Place: usa
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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
Plot: jungle, love triangle, trapper, zoo, danger, escapades, dangerous animal, adventure, infidelity, animal life, couples, boy ...
Time: 60s
Place: malaysia, asia, west germany, germany
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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, whiskey, deserter, scorpion, indian attack, trapper, horse thief, chases and races, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, clergy, americana ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 1830s
Place: europe, england
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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, touching, clever, serious
Plot: adoption, native american, mistaken identity, disorder, couples, americana, love and romance, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, opposites attract, family relations, human nature ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: canada, europe, england, mexico, montreal
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The Bear (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphan bear cub hooks up with an adult male as they try to dodge human hunters.
Style: touching, uplifting, sentimental, captivating, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, survival, friendship, adventure, animal life, family, animals, on the run, youth, escapades, heroic mission, rescue ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, british columbia, antarctica
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Revolution (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Norway
Duration: 126 min.
Story: New York trapper Tom Dobb becomes an unwilling participant in the American Revolution after his son Ned is drafted into the Army by the villainous Sergeant Major Peasy. Tom attempts to find his son, and eventually becomes convinced that he must take ...
Style: epic, realistic, serious
Plot: war, soldier, rebelliousness, society, forgery, heroes, political unrest, military life, revolution, battles, family relations, human spirit ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s
Place: usa, new york
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The Scalphunters (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Trapper Joe is on his way to the town with all of his gain of hides of the last winter. However a group of Indians stops him and takes all of his hides, leaving him the escaped slave Joseph instead. But Joe has no use for Joseph and is determined to ...
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, native american, society, rescue, gang, politics, self discovery, opposites attract, righting the wronged, tough heroes, chases and races, partners ...
Time: 60s
Place: australia, latin america, mexico
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Dersu Uzala (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Soviet Union, Japan, Ukraine
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A military explorer meets and befriends a Goldi man in Russia’s unmapped forests. A deep and abiding bond evolves between the two men, one civilized in the usual sense, the other at home in the glacial Siberian woods.
Style: epic, atmospheric, stylized, touching, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, human spirit, survival, wilderness, russian soldier, nature, tiger, culture clash, danger, adventurer, expedition, imperialism ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s, 19th century
Place: russia, siberia, japan, tokyo
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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: villain, waterfall, sword duel, murder, massacre, damsel in distress, evil man, stabbing, canoe, sabre, shooting, biracial ...
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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: rough, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: wagon train, military base, society, desert, danger, culture clash, contests and competitions, army investigation, rivalry, soldier, military, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: oregon, california, latin america, mexico
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The Legend of Boggy Creek (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 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, offbeat, suspenseful, serious, reflective ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bigfoot, small town, imaginary, mystery, escapades, in the woods, social relations, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, legends and myths, deadly ...
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.
Plot: cowboy, stagecoach, bank robbery, singing cowboy, anthology, parody, prostitute, wagon train, american indian, fish, bounty hunter, bridge ...
Place: new mexico, arizona, oregon
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Bring 'Em Back Alive (1982)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Bring 'Em Back Alive is an adventure television series starring Bruce Boxleitner, Cindy Morgan and Ron O'Neal. The series was shown in the United States from September 1982 to May 1983. Set in Singapore, it was one of several shows like ...
Style: wild
Plot: jungle, wild animal, smuggler, spy, world war two, sultan, love interest, adventurer, animal lover, trapper, imperial japan, hotel manager
Time: 1930s, year 1939
Place: southeast asia, asia, singapore
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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: suspenseful, emotional, bleak, serious, tense
Plot: wilderness, ghost, folklore, tree, forest, witchcraft, native american, isolation, in the woods, chases and races, dishonesty, chase ...
Time: 18th century
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Death Hunt (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, Hong Kong
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, danger, chase, wilderness, on the run, survival, false accusation, bounty hunter, posse, new year's eve, sniper, society ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: canada, 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: bigfoot, yeti, sasquatch, airport, sidekick, shotgun, kidnapping, electrocution, trapper, rich, snow, skateboarding
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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.
Plot: vampire, strip poker, robbery, evil dead, ritual, undead, sex scene, evil, virgin, fully clothed sex, asian, female vampire ...
Place: 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: serious, humorous, semi serious, touching, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: island, opposites attract, survival, couples, fish out of water, love and romance, culture clash, friendship, social differences, unlikely couple, romance, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: norway, europe
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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: sincere, serious, bleak, thought provoking, tense
Plot: survival, wilderness, chaos, filmmaking, danger, chaos and mayhem, life is a bitch, escapades, future dystopia, apocalypse, society, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: usa, san francisco, 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: realistic, serious, atmospheric, sincere, emotional
Plot: kidnapping, adventure, rescue, parents and children, crimes, opposites attract, family relations, society, social differences, prostitute, missing person, native american ...
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: serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, winter, survival, family relations, siblings relations, parents and children, adventure, escapades, family, family life, danger, family in danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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Centennial (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 256 min.
Story: The economic and cultural growth of Colorado spanning two centuries from the mid-1700s to the late-1970s.
Style: epic, captivating, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: wilderness, family in danger, adventure, interracial relations, escapades, native americans, state affairs, immigrants, native, danger, family relations, battles ...
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.
Plot: road trip, sasquatch, small town, hillbilly, search, monster, swamp, bigfoot, underwater, lake, student, speech ...
Place: louisiana
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The Revenant (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, 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: suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, vengeance, violence, lone hero, revenge, snow, old west, betrayal, native american, manhunt, danger ...
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, prison, gang war, fur, trapper, shot with an arrow, bell ringing, brawl, gunshot, punched in the face, kiss, horse riding ...
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True Grit (2010)
Genre: Adventure, 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: rough, atmospheric, tense, captivating, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, cowboy, track down, bounty hunter, partners, adventure, tough heroes, revenge, gunfight, murder, vengeance, trial ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1800s, 20th century, 1900s
Place: usa, arkansas, texas, oklahoma, california
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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: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: wilderness, canadian, forces of nature, daring rescue, escapades, adventure, getting home, family, young heroes, treasure hunt, friendship, danger ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada
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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: family outing, date night, kids, pre-teens
Plot: bishop, good versus evil, rescue, romance, chase, true love, adventure, solar eclipse, transformation, save the lady, magic, curse ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
Place: dungeon, france, europe
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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: bleak, realistic, atmospheric, epic, rough ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, respect, adventure, cabin, snow, mountain man, rocky mountains, interracial relations, lone wolves, native americans, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: colorado, usa
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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, serious, realistic, exciting, breathtaking ...
Plot: wilderness, attempted murder, small town, outlaw, river, settler, native american, frontier, gold, adventure, family, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1880s, 1870s, 1850s ...
Place: california, missouri, arizona, ohio, usa ...
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