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 serious, realistic, suspense, captivating, exciting and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with bear attack, bear, wilderness, survival, danger, adventure, escapades, forest, brutality and hunting plots mostly in Adventure, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, Canada, France 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), Lake Placid (1999), Deadly Pursuit (2015).

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, native american, adventure, survival, vengeance, forces of nature, isolation, danger, lone wolves, 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, serious, realistic, scary
Plot: grizzly bear, bear attack, bear, forest, survival, danger, dangerous animal, out of the way, in the woods, confined, wilderness, pregnant woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 8.0
 685K
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, tense, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, vengeance, native american, lone hero, violence, snow, native americans, old west, grizzly bear, bear attack, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa
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 6.0
 18K
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 ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: survival, in the woods, dangerous animal, bear attack, danger, camping, lost, bear, couple relations, nature, wilderness, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
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: grizzly bear, wilderness, bear attack, survival, bear, dangerous animal, danger, family relations, siblings relations, animal attack, brother brother relationship, camping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: alaska, usa, united states
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 5.8
 6K
Walking Out (2017)
Genre: Adventure, 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: suspense, exciting, tense, captivating
Plot: grizzly bear, bear attack, wilderness, hunting, survival, snow, estranged father, becoming an adult, parent child relationship, grownups, teenage boy, fear ...
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, tense, captivating
Plot: grizzly bear, adventure, farm, wilderness, child in peril, small town, family relations, bear trap, starting over, bear attack, dangerous animal, 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, survival, mountain, bear, lost, friendship between boys, train, native american
Place: canada
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 5.7
 54K
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: teens, boys' night
Plot: crocodile, investigation, lake or river, sea monster, dangerous animal, eaten alive, scientist, gory, rescue, small town, danger, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: maine, new york, usa, new england, boston
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 4.0
 126
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.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, exciting, tense ...
Plot: drug traffic, wilderness, parent child relationship, criminal, small town, female protagonist, bear attack, grizzly bear, underground bunker, woman in danger, marijuana, drug dealer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, alaska, canada
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 2.3
 695
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, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: expedition, distant future, teleportation, survival, mutation, alien planet, predator, bear attack, characters killed one by one, torso cut in half, decapitation, severed arm ...
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 3.1
 215
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, old west, on the run, injury, horse, left for dead, bandana, apache, creek, territory, u.s. cavalry, squaw ...
Place: arizona
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A Man Called Horse (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
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: captivating, exciting, serious, intense, scenic ...
Plot: native americans, ritual, aristocrat, adventure, survival, captivity, lifestyle, danger, injustice, manhood, interracial relations, horse ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s, 70s
Place: usa, south dakota, india, california
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 7.1
 39K
Balto (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, History
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 78 min.
Story: An outcast half-wolf risks his life to prevent a deadly epidemic from ravaging Nome, Alaska.
Style: sentimental, feel good, suspenseful, exciting, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: dog, wolf, rivalry, adventure, danger, dog sled, daring rescue, goose, against the odds, save the day, heroic mission, courage ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: alaska, usa
Is relevant ?
 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, animals, wilderness, survival, friendship, animal life, family, heroic mission, youth, rescue, on the run, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, british columbia, antarctica
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 6.8
 94K
Brother Bear (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When an impulsive boy named Kenai is magically transformed into a bear, he must literally walk in another's footsteps until he learns some valuable life lessons. His courageous and often zany journey introduces him to a forest full of wildlife, ...
Style: touching, humorous, fairy tale, inspirational, scenic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: friendship, adventure, talking animals, human becomes animal, grizzly bear, family, redemption, self discovery, transformation, brother brother relationship, hunting, anthropomorphic animal ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 1890s
Place: alaska, antarctica
Is relevant ?
 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, wildlife, deer, adventurer, search party, campfire, road trip, bear, hunter, search and rescue, grizzly bear, 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, feel good, light, exciting, captivating
Plot: dog, little boy, friendship, missing person, orphan, courage, airplane accident, mountain, family secret, strong female character, adventure, danger ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: alps
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 6.8
 40K
Arctic (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man stranded in the Arctic is finally about to receive his long awaited rescue. However, after a tragic accident, his opportunity is lost and he must then decide whether to remain in the relative safety of his camp or embark on a deadly trek ...
Style: uplifting, disturbing, suspense, captivating, touching ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: arctic, survival, ice, injury, helicopter crash, polar bear, flare, fish, stranded, male protagonist, snow, helicopter ...
Time: 21st century
Place: antarctica
Is relevant ?
 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: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: lapland, mountain, village, murder, coming of age, gang, blood, mass murder, snow, revenge, chase, heroes ...
Time: middle ages, 11th century, 10th century
Place: norway, europe, scandinavia
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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: caveman, pregnancy, survival, adventure, fall in love, forbidden love, human nature, society, danger, rivalry, couples, wilderness ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: europe, siberia
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 20K
Quest for Fire (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A colossal adventure odyssey that turns back the hands of time to the very beginning of man's existence. 80,000 years ago, when man roamed the earth, he was exposed to the many harsh elements of nature. Against the perilous atmosphere of rugged ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, captivating, serious, stylized ...
Plot: tribe, survival, cannibalism, fire, nudity (full frontal - brief), adventure, mammoth, neanderthal, obsessive quest, human nature, graphic violence, buddies ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: africa, scotland
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The Fox and the Hound (1981)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When a feisty little fox named Tod is adopted into a farm family, he quickly becomes friends with a fun and adorable hound puppy named Copper. Life is full of hilarious adventures until Copper is expected to take on his role as a hunting dog -- and ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, dog, disney, animal life, fox, adventure, rescue, reconciliation, best friends, friends, danger, wounded animal ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1960s, 60s
Place: canada
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The Clan of the Cave Bear (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Natural changes have the clans moving. Iza, medicine woman of the "Clan of the Cave Bear" finds little Ayla from the "others"' clan - tradition would have the clan kill Ayla immediately, but Iza insists on keeping her. When ...
Style: serious, stylized, harsh, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: caveman, orphan, tribe, adventure, rescue, cavemen, danger, uninhibited rivalry, human nature, teaching the ways of the world, self discovery, wilderness ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, prehistory, 80s
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Day of the Animals (1977)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The depletion of the earth's ozone layer causes animals above the altitude of 5000 feet to run amok, which is very unfortunate for a group of hikers who get dropped off up there by helicopter just before the quarantine is announced.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, dog, survival, camping, animal life, danger, supernatural, adventure, deadly, save the planet, battles, creature feature ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, usa
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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, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: gang, gangsters, survival, rehabilitation, rivalry, vigilantism, bikini, drug addict, wilderness, crimes, drug dealing, kids in trouble ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, everglades, 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, realistic, semi serious, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, old west, mute or deaf, heist, adventure, friends, crimes, cowboy, fugitives, tough heroes, disorder, hostage ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, arizona, cuba
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 117
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, realistic, captivating
Plot: missing child, isolation, remarry, survival, wilderness, adventure, escapades, danger, heroic mission, parents and children, forces of nature, catastrophe ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: alaska
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Jonathan of the Bears (1994)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Italy, Russia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young boy witnesses his parents' murder. Later, as he grows up, he befriends a bear in the wilderness and the chief of a local Indian tribe, and he stays with the Indians, but makes an enemy of the chief's son. As he enters adulthood he ...
Plot: bear, native american, revenge, bear attack, bear trap
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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, family life, small town life, small town, siblings relations, animal life, survival, adventure ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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