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 suspenseful, realistic, exciting, tense, serious and suspense films and TV shows about / with bear attack, bear, wilderness, survival, danger, brutality, chase, storytelling, vengeance and adventure plots mostly in Adventure, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, Canada, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as bear attack: Man in the Wilderness (1971), Bear (2010), The Revenant (2015), Backcountry (2014), Into the Grizzly Maze (2015), Walking Out (2017), The Night of the Grizzly (1966), Lost in the Barrens (1990), Apache Blood (1975), A Man Called Horse (1970).

List of bear attack 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, tense, rough, suspenseful, based on true events ...
Plot: wilderness, bear attack, adventure, native american, survival, vengeance, danger, isolation, lone wolves, forces of nature, wounded, violence ...
Time: 70s, 1820s, 1800s
Place: usa
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 2.8
 1K
Bear (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Two young couples are driving through a remote forest when their car breaks down. When a run-in with a curious grizzly bear ends up with the bear being shot to death, the bear's mate arrives on the scene and vengefully attacks their van. The ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, scary
Plot: grizzly bear, bear attack, wilderness, bear, forest, survival, danger, dangerous animal, out of the way, in the woods, confined, pregnant woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 8.0
 666K
The Revenant (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, 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, suspenseful, rough, tense, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, vengeance, lone hero, violence, snow, native american, grizzly bear, bear attack, native americans, betrayal, violent ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa
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 6.0
 17K
Backcountry (2014)
Genre: 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, captivating, tense, intense, road movie ...
Plot: survival, in the woods, dangerous animal, bear attack, danger, camping, lost, couple relations, nature, wilderness, bear, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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Into the Grizzly Maze (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two estranged brothers reunite at their childhood home in the Alaskan wild. They set out on a two-day hike and are stalked by an unrelenting grizzly bear.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, tense
Plot: bear attack, wilderness, grizzly bear, survival, bear, danger, dangerous animal, family relations, siblings relations, animal attack, camping, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: alaska, united states, usa
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 5.8
 5K
Walking Out (2017)
Genre: Drama, 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
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: grizzly bear, bear attack, hunting, survival, wilderness, snow, becoming an adult, parent child relationship, estranged father, teenage boy, fear, death of father ...
Place: montana
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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: realistic, serious, captivating, tense
Plot: grizzly bear, adventure, wilderness, farm, child in peril, hunter, small town, bear trap, starting over, dangerous animal, against the odds, danger ...
Time: 60s, 1800s
Place: wyoming, usa
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Lost in the Barrens (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of two very different boys in the Canadian wilderness. They must learn to depend on each other in order to survive.
Plot: bear attack, wilderness, bear, friendship between boys, train, native american, survival, mountain, lost
Place: canada
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 3.1
 208
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, on the run, injury, creek, bandana, horse, desert, attack, apache, left for dead, arizona territory, indian war ...
Place: arizona
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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: serious, captivating, exciting, intense, scenic ...
Plot: native americans, aristocrat, ritual, adventure, captivity, lifestyle, survival, interracial relations, danger, manhood, injustice, horse ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa, south dakota, india, california
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 7.1
 38K
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, feel good, exciting, suspenseful, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: dog, wolf, rivalry, daring rescue, adventure, against the odds, danger, lone wolves, dog sled, family, goose, save the day ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: alaska, usa
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 7.2
 5K
Pathfinder (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Around the year 1000 AD warlike people, the so-called "tjuder", roam in northern Scandinavia. As they brutally kill a family in a remote area, including the parents and their little daughter, the families teenage son, Aigin, observes the ...
Style: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, based on legend ...
Plot: lapland, coming of age, village, gang, murder, revenge, mass murder, snow, blood, chase, bear attack, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: norway, europe, scandinavia
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 3.9
 25
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, grizzly bear, rescue, helicopter, adventurer, mountain, deer, cabin, hunter, bear, search and rescue, knife ...
Place: montana
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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 ...
Style: thought provoking, exciting, captivating, feel good, light
Plot: dog, little boy, friendship, missing person, orphan, airplane accident, courage, family secret, mountain, strong female character, adventure, danger ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: alps
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 2.3
 681
Savage Planet (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A team of scientists explore a new planet and find much more than expected.
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: expedition, distant future, predator, teleportation, survival, mutation, alien planet, characters killed one by one, bear attack, torso cut in half, severed arm, decapitation ...
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 5.7
 53K
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: crocodile, investigation, lake or river, eaten alive, dangerous animal, sea monster, scientist, gory, rescue, small town, paleontologist, severed head ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: maine, new york, usa, new england
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 7.7
 16K
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, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, wilderness, survival, animals, friendship, animal life, family, on the run, heroic mission, rescue, youth, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, british columbia, antarctica
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Band of the Hand (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An Indian Vietnam veteran trains five street punks in the Everglades to fight vice in Miami.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: gang, vigilantism, rehabilitation, drug addict, bikini, wilderness, gangsters, survival, crimes, life is a bitch, urban ghetto life, down on your luck ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, new jersey
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Lightning Jack (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lightning Jack Kane is an Australian outlaw in the wild west. During a bungled bank robbery he picks up mute Ben Doyle as a hostage. The two become good friends, with Jack teaching Ben how to rob banks, while they plan Jack's last heist.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, mute or deaf, heist, adventure, old west, friends, crimes, cowboy, partners, buddies, gang, folk hero ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, arizona, cuba
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 5.5
 27K
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: adoption, mischievous children, disorder, troublemaker, kidnapping, parents and children, brat, best friends, friends, orphanage, swearing, chase ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa
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 6.4
 7K
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, feel good, semi serious, intense, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, family, siblings relations, animal life, escapades, wilderness, family relations, parents and children, alligator, filmmaking, storytelling, lone hero ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, 70s, year 1967
Place: usa, arkansas, 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: exciting, stylized, humorous, satirical, tense ...
Plot: outlaw, hanging, judge, lawyer, vengeance, vigilantism, society, starting over, gunfight, justice, criminal, obsession ...
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: childbirth, tribe, bear attack, caveman, dog attack, gore, survival, cannibalism, spear, decapitation
Time: stone age, prehistoric times
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 5.6
 113
The Big Show (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A European circus family is torn apart by greed and jealousy.
Plot: elephant, brother sister relationship, chimpanzee, circus, knife throwing, trapeze, trial, flashback, father son relationship, falling from height, brother brother relationship, bear ...
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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: grizzly bear, rescue, bear, hunting, animal trap, bird, wilderness, blizzard, forgiveness, hawk, explosion, selfishness ...
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, winter, bear, orphan, mountain, cartoon dog, fight, arrow, scar, puppy, bow, killer animal ...
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 4.1
 56
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: grizzly bear, bear attack, outlaw, killer, snow, bear, cabin, prisoner, murder, wilderness
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 4.3
 239
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: island, dismemberment, cannibalism, bible story, satan, kidnapped woman, adam and eve, apple tree, rival, pregnancy, survival, childbirth ...
Time: prehistory
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 5.5
 808
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 ...
Style: tense, suspense, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: zoo, animal, killer animal, animal attack, animal cruelty, fear, caged animal, tiger, laboratory, drugs, animals, drug ...
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: possession, demon, cabin, amputation, female bonding, bullying, survival, school, curse, bear attack, cabin in the woods, betrayal ...
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