Prehistoric times movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant prehistoric times movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, humorous, serious, visually appealing, captivating and psychotronic films and TV shows about / with adventure, escapades, danger, caveman, survival, dinosaur, family, catastrophe, cave and culture clash plots mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Comedy genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
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prehistoric times movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as prehistoric times: Alpha (2018), Quest for Fire (1981), Terra Nova (2011), Primal (2019), The Clan of the Cave Bear (1986), Dinosaur (2000), Ao: The Last Hunter (2010), Early Man (2018), Year One (2009), Planet of Dinosaurs (1977).

List of prehistoric times movies

 6.7
 53K
Alpha (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Canada, China
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a hunting expedition goes awry, a young caveman struggles against the elements to find his way home.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, exciting, sincere, suspenseful ...
Plot: wolf, wilderness, caveman, survival, human animal relationship, dog, animal attack, cavemen, injury, snow, ice age, killing an animal ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: europe
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 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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 6.8
 79K
Terra Nova (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Terra Nova follows an ordinary family on an incredible journey back in time to prehistoric Earth as a small part of a daring experiment to save the human race. In the year 2149, the world is dying. The planet is overdeveloped and overcrowded, with ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, time travel, adventure, experiment, post apocalypse, survival, danger, sent to the past, dangerous animal, imaginary, changing the past or future, fate of humanity ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, 22nd century
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 8.7
 4K
Primal (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A caveman forms a bond with a dinosaur as they struggle to survive in a hostile world.
Style: tense, captivating, sincere, disturbing, bloody
Plot: caveman, dinosaur, survival, 2d animation, barbarian, violent, violence, deadly, danger, adventure, fantasy world, eaten alive ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistoric, prehistory
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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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 6.5
 52K
Dinosaur (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An orphaned dinosaur raised by lemurs joins an arduous trek to a sancturary after a meteorite shower destroys his family home.
Style: touching, feel good, entertaining, scenic, serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, disney, extinction, adventure, survival, friendship, rescue, family reunited, buddies, danger, computer animation, wilderness ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, prehistoric
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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
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 6.1
 19K
Early Man (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Dug, along with his sidekick Hognob, unite a cavemen tribe to save their hidden valley from being spoiled and, all together as a team, to face the menace of a mysterious and mighty enemy, on the turf of an ancient and sacred sport.
Style: claymation, light, funny, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: caveman, soccer match, dinosaur, family, couples, gadget, friendship, cavemen, family relations, family life, silly humor, parody ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age, prehistoric
Place: manchester england, manchester
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 4.9
 91K
Year One (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a couple of lazy hunter-gatherers are banished from their primitive village, they set off on an epic journey through the ancient world.
Style: humorous, epic, gross out humor, funny, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: caveman, adventure, cavemen, parody, circumcision, farce, social misfits, misfit, goofy hero, buddies, partners, danger ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age
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Planet of Dinosaurs (1977)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A space-ship gets lost and is forced to make an emergency landing on an unknown planet. The planet looks much like Earth, only with no trace of civilization. Soon the crew discovers that there are dinosaurs on the planet, and blood-thirsty buggers ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: survival, rescue, spacecraft, planet, astronaut, heroic mission, deadly creature, deadly, battles, danger, adventure, space travel ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
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 7.5
 432K
Ice Age (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: With the impending ice age almost upon them, a mismatched trio of prehistoric critters – Manny the woolly mammoth, Diego the saber-toothed tiger and Sid the giant sloth – find an orphaned infant and decide to return it to its human parents. ...
Style: touching, humorous, road movie, not serious, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, date night, pre-teens
Plot: unlikely friendships, rescue, adventure, friendship, talking animals, caveman, family, life risking, ice, creature, bonding, odd couple ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, prehistory, prehistoric
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One Million Years B.C. (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As the Earth wrestles with its agonising birth, the peoples of this barren and desolate world struggle to survive. Driven by animal instinct they compete against the harsh conditions, their giant predators, and warring tribes. When two people from ...
Style: exciting, serious, cult film, psychotronic, allegory ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dinosaur, rivalry, caveman, survival, desert, volcano, pterodactyl, adventure, danger, misfit, heroes, escapades ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, prehistory, future, 80s
Place: tokyo
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Dawn of the Croods (2015)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The world's first family is back for more laughs as they discover sports, sleepovers and other wonders in a world of exotic creatures and adventures. This 2D animated cartoon is based on the 3D animated feature film, "The Croods".
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining, exciting, stylized
Audience: family outing
Plot: caveman, adventure, escapades, family, friendship, fire, inventions and discoveries, family relations, based on movie, prehistoric animal, prehistoric man
Time: prehistoric times, prehistoric
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 6.3
 2K
Iceman (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Germany, Italy, Austria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Ötztal Alps, more than 5300 years ago. A Neolithic clan has settled near a creek. It is their leader Kelab's responsibility to be the keeper of the group's holy shrine Tineka. While Kelab is hunting, the settlement is attacked. The ...
Style: art house
Plot: prehistoric man, baby, survival, loss of family, glacier, death of wife, death of son, goat, ice
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
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 5.1
 124K
10,000 BC (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A prehistoric epic that follows a young mammoth hunter's journey through uncharted territory to secure the future of his tribe.
Style: epic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, adventure, heroic mission, daring rescue, pyramid, hunter, wilderness, redemption, danger, legends and myths, destiny, jungle ...
Time: stone age, prehistory, prehistoric times, future
Place: north africa, egypt
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Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Manny, Diego, and Sid embark upon another adventure after their continent is set adrift. Using an iceberg as a ship, they encounter sea creatures and battle pirates as they explore a new world.
Style: humorous, stylized, light, not serious, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, family, talking animals, pirate, partners, natural disaster, iceberg, friendship, computer animation, ocean or sea, dimwit, getting home ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
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 6.1
 5K
Iceman (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An anthropologist is brought to an arctic base when explorers discover the body of a prehistoric man who has been frozen in a block of ice for 40,000 years. After thawing the body to perform an autopsy, scientists discover to their amazement a real ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, allegory, earnest ...
Plot: glacier, laboratory, arctic, language barrier, frozen alive, neanderthal, caveman, anthropology, survival, human nature, experiment gone awry, isolation ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistoric, 80s
Place: antarctica, california
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Conan the Adventurer (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Mexico, USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Conan: The Adventurer is an American television series created, developed, financed, distributed and produced by Max A. Keller and Micheline Keller from 1997 to 1998 and loosely based on the fantasy hero Conan the Barbarian. The TV show premiered on ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, heroes, good versus evil, heroic mission, obsessive quest, imaginary, danger, escapades, buddies, imaginary kingdom, uninhibited rivalry, adventure hero ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, ancient history
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 5.8
 7K
Caveman (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In this comedy, Atouk becomes leader of the misfit cavemen. Disgraced and cast out of his tribe for lusting after Lana, the mate of tribe's head muscle man, Atouk stumbles along gathering other misfits and learning a bit about the world outside ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: parody, dinosaur, farce, caveman, friendship, anti hero, buddies, misfit, disorder, friends, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: stone age, prehistory, prehistoric times, 80s
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Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In this direct-to-video remake, when an accident leaves a group of researchers trapped beneath the earth's crust, it's up to a drill team, led by Joseph Harnet (Greg Evigan), to rescue them. But once underground, the team discovers a ...
Style: serious, captivating, disturbing, exciting, offbeat ...
Plot: adventure, volcano, adventurer, heroic mission, escapades, dinosaur, chases and races, daring rescue, dangerous animal, deadly creature, deadly, imaginary ...
Time: prehistoric, prehistoric times
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When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hammer Film’s follow-up to the successful One Million Years B.C. is set in an ancient past when humans and dinosaurs co-exist. Athletic cavewomen and hairy men wander around, grunting, sweating and occasionally sacrificing evil blonde babes to ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, offbeat ...
Plot: cave woman, tsunami, survival, adventure, dinosaur, danger, rivalry, heroes, love affair, chaos, prehistoric creature, invented language ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, prehistoric, stone age
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Oggy and the Cockroaches: The Movie (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Ever since the world was born, two forces have been locked in perpetual battle. Their struggle is so Manichean, so ferocious, so Herculean that it makes the clash between good and evil look like a game of checkers! This ancestral duel is so ancient ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, anthology, funny ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: rivalry, chase, chases and races, escapades, family, silly humor, cat, caveman, outer space, surrealism, duel, sword duel ...
Time: future, prehistory, 19th century, prehistoric times, 20th century ...
Place: london, big ben london
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The Flintstones: On the Rocks (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: With their marriage on the rocks, Fred and Wilma take a holiday together to rekindle the fire in their relationship.
Plot: caveman, husband wife relationship, anachronism, bowling, surrealism
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, prehistory
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 3.9
 2K
Noah's Ark (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 160 min.
Story: In the Biblical story from Genesis, God floods the world as Noah rescues his family and the animals in a gigantic ark.
Style: serious, sincere, atmospheric, captivating, epic
Plot: noah's ark, flood, apocalypse, save the world, chaos, heroes, danger, redemption, human nature, forces of nature, prophecy, ship ...
Time: prehistoric times, ancient history
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When Men Carried Clubs and Women Played Ding-Dong (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Prehistoric cave-stud Ari wins lovely virgin Listra in a pig-catching contest, but their attempts at "Ding-Dong" keep getting interrupted by idiot battles between his tribe, The Cave Dwellers, and their neighbors, The Lake Dwellers. ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), cave, sex scene, fight, cave woman, violence, female nudity, sex, caveman, erotica
Time: prehistoric times, prehistoric, prehistory
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The Bermuda Depths (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Scientists investigating the briny deep are threatened by a giant turtle and the spirit of a young brunette swimmer in the Bermuda Triangle.
Style: mystical, psychotronic
Plot: sea turtle, sea monster, helicopter crash, island, turtle, nightmare, ghost story, bermuda triangle, troubled youth, platonic, getting home, cursed ...
Time: prehistoric times, 70s
Place: atlantic ocean
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The People That Time Forgot (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A sequel to The Land That Time Forgot. Major Ben McBride organises a mission to the Antarctic wastes to search for his friend (Doug McClure) who has been missing in the region for several years. McBride's party find themselves in a world ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, boys' night
Plot: island, dinosaur, monster, caveman, expedition, prehistoric creature, volcano, cave woman, rescue, spider, ship, adventure ...
Time: prehistoric times, 1910s, 20th century, prehistory, 70s ...
Place: antarctica
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The Jetsons Meet the Flintstones (1987)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Elroy Jetson invents a time machine that takes him back to prehistoric times, where he meets the Flintstone family.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: time travel, sent to the past, escapades, misfit, changing the past or future, time machine, disorder, sent to the future, family, imaginary, adventure, eccentric family ...
Time: future, prehistory, prehistoric times, stone age, 21st century
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 7.3
 36K
A.R.O.G (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Turkey
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Commander Logar fools Arif and sends him 1.000.000 years back in the time. He must civilize people from past to reach today.
Style: exciting, not serious, offbeat, humorous, stylized
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, football, anti hero, silly humor, parody, imaginary, misfit, disorder, time machine, bet, tribe ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, prehistoric
Place: istanbul turkey
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I Yabba-Dabba Do! (1993)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A grown-up Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm decide to get married.
Plot: wedding, caveman, cavemen, husband wife relationship, unemployment, volcano, anachronism, debt, mother in law son in law relationship, elopement, marriage, father daughter relationship ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age
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