Bear attack movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant bear attack movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, melancholic, suspense and humorous films and TV shows about / with bear attack, bear, wilderness, survival, adventure, danger, escapades, storytelling, chase and campfire plots mostly in Adventure, Drama and Horror genres shot in USA, Canada, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as bear attack: The Revenant (2015), Backcountry (2014), Man in the Wilderness (1971), Balto (1995), Apache Blood (1975), Lake Placid (1999), A Man Called Horse (1970), Iron Ridge (2008), Walking Out (2017), The Bear (1988).

List of bear attack movies

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, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, vengeance, violence, revenge, betrayal, old west, native american, manhunt, native americans, lone hero, brutality ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa
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Backcountry (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple on a deep-wilderness hike become hopelessly lost within an aggressive black bear's territory.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: survival, in the woods, dangerous animal, lost, camping, danger, bear attack, bear, blood, nature, couple relations, wilderness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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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, serious, bleak, realistic, rough ...
Plot: wilderness, survival, adventure, bear attack, trapper, native american, revenge, expedition, bear, rabbit, boat, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, 1820s, 1800s
Place: usa
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Balto (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, History
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: An outcast half-wolf risks his life to prevent a deadly epidemic from ravaging Nome, Alaska.
Style: sentimental, exciting, suspenseful, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: daring rescue, adventure, rivalry, danger, against the odds, dog, family, wolf, dog sled, goose, lone wolves, courage ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: alaska, usa
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Apache Blood (1975)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a massacre of an Indian village by the U.S army, a survivor, Yellow shirt (Ray Danton) goes after them for revenge. His journey becomes a deadly adventure. His life will be threatened by the hostility of the desert, snakes, hallucinations and ...
Plot: bear attack, injury, on the run, cavalry, apache, attack, bandana, left for dead, arizona territory, apache territory, desert, indian war ...
Place: arizona
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Lake Placid (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a man is eaten alive by an unknown creature, the local Game Warden teams up with a paleontologist from New York to find the beast. Add to the mix an eccentric philanthropist with a penchant for "Crocs", and here we go! This quiet, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, tense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: lake or river, investigation, crocodile, dangerous animal, gory, scientist, rescue, eaten alive, small town, sheriff, remote, bear attack ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: maine, usa, new york, new england
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A Man Called Horse (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In 1825 an English aristocrat is captured by Indians. He lives with them and begins to understand/accept their lifestyles. Eventually he is accepted as part of the tribe and becomes their leader.
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, rough, exciting ...
Plot: ritual, bear attack, rite of passage, aristocrat, adventure, interracial relations, native americans, captivity, injustice, society, survival, confined ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: south dakota, usa, india, california
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Iron  Ridge (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When two friends from the city take a vacation to the wilds of Montana, they find themselves lost in the depths of the big sky country.
Plot: bear attack, mountain, helicopter, rescue, adventurer, bear, grizzly bear, wildlife, deer, search and rescue, hunter, campfire ...
Place: montana
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Walking Out (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A city teen who travels to Montana to go hunting with his estranged father only for the strained trip to become a battle for survival when they encounter a grizzly bear
Plot: bear, grizzly bear, hunting, snow, coming of age, wilderness, parent child relationship, becoming an adult, survival, estranged father, bear attack, father son relationship ...
Place: montana
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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, captivating, sentimental, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: wilderness, survival, friendship, adventure, family, animal life, on the run, nature, escapades, youth, rescue, heroic mission ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, british columbia, antarctica
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The Great Outdoors (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's vacation time for outdoorsy Chicago man Chet Ripley, along with his wife, Connie, and their two kids, Buck and Ben. But a serene weekend of fishing at a Wisconsin lakeside cabin gets crashed by Connie's obnoxious brother-in-law, Roman ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, scenic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: holiday, wilderness, adventure, parents and children, camp, love and romance, best friend, grizzly bear, roommate, youth, resort, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california, canada
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Annihilation (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A biologist signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition into a mysterious zone where the laws of nature don't apply.
Style: ambiguous ending, disturbing, suspense, intellectual, macabre ...
Plot: expedition, transformation, scientist, mutation, psychologist, research, mission, depression, quarantine, mutant, alligator, paramedic ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida
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Problem Child (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Ben Healy (John Ritter) and his social climbing wife Flo adopt Junior a fun-loving seven year old. But they soon discover he's a little monster as he turns a camping trip, a birthday party and even a baseball game into comic nightmares. But is ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, feel good, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: mischievous children, adoption, disorder, kidnapping, troublemaker, orphanage, parents and children, friends, best friends, chase, runaway, serial killer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
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Wild America (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Three brothers - Marshall, Marty and Mark dream of becoming naturalists and portraying animal life of America. One summer their dream comes true, they travel through America, filming alligators, b ears and moose.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, road movie, bad ending ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: alligator, wolf, adventure, filmmaking, family, wilderness, parents and children, siblings relations, brother, camping, animal, family relations ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1967
Place: arkansas, usa, colorado
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The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Outlaw and self-appointed lawmaker, Judge Roy Bean, rules over an empty stretch of the West that gradually grows, under his iron fist, into a thriving town, while dispensing his his own quirky brand of frontier justice upon strangers passing by.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surreal ...
Plot: judge, outlaw, lawyer, vengeance, hanging, folk hero, obsession, starting over, vigilantism, crimes, heroes, society ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century
Place: texas, usa, new jersey, california
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Master of the World (1983)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Conqueror of the World, a thrilling and explosive story of violence...of human drama, of a rare man, strong and primitive. Set two hundred thousand years ago, when the human race had to adapt to their brutal, savage environment or disappear into ...
Plot: spear, decapitation, cannibalism, dog attack, survival, gore, tribe, bear attack, caveman, childbirth
Time: prehistoric times, stone age
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The Big Show (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A European circus family is torn apart by greed and jealousy.
Plot: falling from height, bear attack, polar bear, bear, circus, brother sister relationship, chimpanzee, knife throwing, trapeze, father son relationship, flashback, trial ...
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The Grizzly and the Treasure (1975)
Genre: Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Set in 1898, the movie follows Ezra Lambert and his family as they travel from Sacramento to the Yukon gold country in search of riches. Problems arise when Ezra is injured by a grizzly bear, forcing his young son to set out in search of help.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: bear, grizzly bear, rescue, hawk, horse, husband wife relationship, selfishness, explosion, native american, rabbit, cougar, dynamite ...
Time: 1890s
Place: alaska
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Silver Fang 1 (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Silver Fang is the story of the incredible bear puppy Silver. The old man, Takeda Gohie, coach Silver. One day meetings Silver some wild dogs in the mountains, which recruits willing fighting dogs that will be in the showdown against the bear, ...
Plot: dog, bear, winter, orphan, surrealism, bow, hunting rifle, archer, hunter, rifle, mountain, puppy ...
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Beasts (1983)
Genre: Horror, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Story: After being parted for thirteen years, Doug and Cindy get together for a relaxing trip into the Colorado Rockies and a chance to get reacquainted. Their plans go terribly awry, however, when a killer grizzly bear turns up in their area, pursued by ...
Plot: murder, prisoner, outlaw, killer, wilderness, bear attack, grizzly bear, cabin, snow, bear
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Adam and Eve (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: God casts Adam and Eve out of the Garden of Eden because Eve decided to have a fling with a visiting Cro-Magnon named Bearkiller. The disgraced couple find themselves on the outside up against an assortment of various dinosaurs, flying monsters and ...
Style: christian film
Plot: adam and eve, female nudity, christianity, religion, pregnancy, dismemberment, animal attack, tribe, bird attack, bible story, satan, kidnapped woman ...
Time: prehistory
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Savage Beasts (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: PCP is unexplainably released into the Frankfurt water supply and sends the zoo inhabitants crazy. One evening after a malfunction of zoo security the gonzo critters rampage through the city eating and killing whatever they fancy, wreaking a night ...
Plot: zoo, fire, animal, attack, lecture, blind man, tiger, female journalist, polar bear, lion, set on fire, composer ...
Place: frankfurt germany
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All Girls Weekend (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: High school friends reunite after many years to spend a weekend in the mountains, but when everything goes wrong, there is no time for girl bonding.
Plot: demon, possession, bullying, curse, friendship, school, amputation, female bonding, survival, betrayal, murder, cabin in the woods ...
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Deadly Pursuit (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Members of a drug ring and a bloodthirsty bear pursue a man and a woman through the Alaskan wilderness.
Plot: wilderness, webcam, parent child relationship, drug traffic, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, held at gunpoint, van, bear trap, shot in the stomach, city country contrast, drug dealer, shot in the leg ...
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Belle & Sebastian: The Adventure Continues (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: September, 1945. Sebastian impatiently waits for the return of his friend Angelina, whom he has not seen for two years. When the plane carrying the young woman to her small village in the Alps is reported to have crashed in the mountains, Sebastian ...
Plot: dog, little boy, missing person, orphan, father son relationship, strong female character, friendship, airplane, secret, boy, school, campfire ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: alps
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Swiss Army Man (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Alone on a tiny deserted island, Hank has given up all hope of ever making it home again. But one day everything changes when a dead body washes ashore, and he soon realizes it may be his last opportunity to escape certain death. Armed with his new ...
Style: surreal, gross out humor, dark humor, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: survival, corpse, friendship, surrealism, loneliness, suicide attempt, life & death, unlikely friendships, stranded, imagination, life philosophy, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary
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Rugged Gold (1994)
Genre: Drama, Adventure
Country: Canada, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A woman struggles to survive in the Alaskan frontier after separating from her family because of an earthquake.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: missing child, wilderness, survival, isolation, adventure, parents and children, danger, escapades, family relations, forces of nature, heroic mission, remarry ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: alaska
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The Night of the Grizzly (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Marshall "Big Jim" Cole turns in his badge and heads to Wyoming with his family in order to settle on some land left him by a relative. He faces opposition both from a neighbor who wants that land for his own sons, and from a grizzly bear ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: child in peril, bear trap, hunter, rifle, grizzly bear, marshal, farm, small town, wilderness, adventure, starting over, against the odds ...
Time: 60s, 1800s
Place: wyoming, usa
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Ao: The Last Hunter (2010)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When his clan, including his wife and baby girl Néa, are massacred, Ao, a desperate Neandertal man, decides to leave the North country where he has been living for the South where he was born. His aim is to join his twin brother, from whom he was ...
Style: serious, touching, captivating, realistic
Plot: pregnancy, survival, wilderness, couple relations, danger, adventure, escapades, couples, babies and infants, uninhibited rivalry, human nature, forbidden love ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: europe, siberia
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Savage Planet (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A team of scientists explore a new planet and find much more than expected.
Plot: grizzly bear, blood, characters killed one by one, teleportation, bear, bear attack, predator, expedition, decapitation, torso cut in half, severed arm, distant future
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