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, visually appealing, serious, humorous, captivating and entertaining films and TV shows about / with adventure, escapades, danger, dinosaur, caveman, survival, culture clash, heroes, cavemen and family plots mostly in Adventure, Comedy and Fantasy genres shot in USA, France, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as prehistoric times: Terra Nova (2011), Alpha (2018), Quest for Fire (1981), Year One (2009), Dinosaur (2000), The Clan of the Cave Bear (1986), Iceman (2017), Planet of Dinosaurs (1977), Ao: The Last Hunter (2010), Ice Age (2002).

List of prehistoric times movies

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, survival, post apocalypse, danger, sent to the past, dangerous animal, imaginary, changing the past or future, fate of humanity ...
Time: prehistoric times, 22nd century, prehistory
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Alpha (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
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, survival, wilderness, caveman, human animal relationship, cavemen, dog, injury, animal attack, snow, ice age, adventure ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: europe
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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, rough, serious, stylized, bleak ...
Plot: tribe, survival, cannibalism, fire, pregnant woman nude, adventure, human spirit, hopes, escapades, fall in love, heroes, human nature ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: africa, scotland
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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: adventure, parody, circumcision, misfit, social misfits, goofy hero, farce, cavemen, partners, danger, buddies, nothing goes right ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age
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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: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, disney, extinction, adventure, survival, friendship, rescue, family reunited, buddies, danger, animal life, wilderness ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, prehistoric
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The Clan of the Cave Bear (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
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, realistic ...
Plot: survival, orphan, tribe, adventure, rescue, cavemen, wilderness, teaching the ways of the world, uninhibited rivalry, human nature, danger, self discovery ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age, 80s
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Iceman (2017)
Genre: 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 ...
Plot: baby, survival, glacier, death of wife, loss of family, ice, goat, death of son
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
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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, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: survival, rescue, astronaut, planet, heroic mission, danger, spacecraft, deadly creature, battles, deadly, adventure, space travel ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
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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, wilderness, danger, society, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: europe, siberia
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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, sentimental, not serious, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, date night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, rescue, friendship, ice, family, unlikely friendships, caveman, creature, journey, life risking, bonding, odd couple ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, prehistory, prehistoric
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Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, 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, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, family, pirate, partners, iceberg, natural disaster, talking animals, friendship, getting home, ship, pirate ship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
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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, allegory, sexy ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dinosaur, rivalry, survival, desert, volcano, adventure, rescue, love affair, escapades, heroes, misfit, danger ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, prehistory, future, 80s
Place: tokyo
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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, good versus evil, imaginary, obsessive quest, heroic mission, danger, imaginary kingdom, uninhibited rivalry, buddies, heroes, escapades, adventure hero ...
Time: prehistoric times, ancient history, stone age
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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, witty, not serious, offbeat, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: dinosaur, parody, friendship, leadership, buddies, silly humor, rescue, underdog, rivalry, partners, danger, disorder ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age, 80s
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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, love affair, heroes, chaos, rivalry, prehistoric creature, invented language ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, prehistoric, stone age
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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, serious, exciting, suspenseful, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, adventure, pyramid, daring rescue, heroic mission, legends and myths, hunter, wilderness, redemption, danger, destiny, jungle ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, prehistory, future
Place: north africa, egypt
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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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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, atmospheric, sincere, captivating, epic
Plot: noah's ark, flood, apocalypse, save the world, human nature, danger, heroes, forces of nature, chaos, redemption, prophecy, ship ...
Time: prehistoric times, ancient history
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Land of the Lost (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Land of the Lost is a half-hour Saturday-morning children's series that debuted on ABC in the fall of 1991. Re-runs were later picked up by Nickelodeon. Tiger Toys received the license to produce a toyline based on the series, which included ...
Plot: portal, dinosaur, time travel, father son relationship, facial scar, volcano, pterodactyl, brother sister relationship, father daughter relationship, triceratops, orphan, pet ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
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The Island of the Dinosaurs (1967)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of scientists in search of lost Atlantis are plane wrecked on an uncharted island full of stock footage monsters fresh from One Million BC. Occasionally we get an original papier mache monster peaking out from behind an alcove, but for the ...
Style: cult film
Plot: scientist, dinosaur, expedition, caveman, cave, helicopter, babe scientist
Time: prehistoric times
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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.
Plot: ghost story, nightmare, sea monster, helicopter crash, island, sea turtle, turtle, bermuda triangle, sailing ship, classical music, troubled youth, devil ...
Time: prehistoric times
Place: atlantic ocean
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The People That Time Forgot (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, 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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, harsh ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids, family outing
Plot: island, monster, pterodactyl, cave woman, volcano, dinosaur, prehistoric creature, expedition, ship, spider, rescue, adventure ...
Time: prehistoric times, 1910s, 20th century, prehistory, 80s
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: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, sent to the past, adventure, imaginary, eccentric family, disorder, changing the past or future, sent to the future, family, escapades, misfit, time machine ...
Time: prehistory, future, prehistoric times, stone age, 21st century
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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, cavemen, unemployment, debt, anachronism, flashback, husband wife relationship, marriage, mother in law son in law relationship, argument, elopement, caveman ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age
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Dinosaurs (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Dinosaurs follows the life of a family of dinosaurs, living in a modern world. They have TV's, fridges, microwaves, and every modern convenience.
Style: humorous, sitcom, situational comedy, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, eccentric family, puppets, parents and children, family relations, workplace situations, animal life, mischievous children, everyday life, society, boss and employee, disorder ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 90s
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RRRrrrr!!! (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 37 000 years ago, two neighboring tribes lived in peace ... not fully in peace. While the tribe clean hair flowed peaceful days by keeping to herself the secret formula shampoo, Tribe Hair Sales lamented. Its leader decided to send a spy to steal ...
Style: stylized, witty, humorous, captivating, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: caveman, human nature, rivalry, investigation, crimes, parents and children, murder, absurd humor, friendship, seduction, self mutilation, tribe ...
Time: ancient history, prehistoric times
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Bikini Girls on Dinosaur Planet (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: Softcore erotica star Misty Mundae is one of the main attractions of the campy and sexy BIKINI GIRLS ON DINOSAUR PLANET, which recalls Raquel Welch and the stop-motion creatures of ONE MILLION YEARS B.C. A pair of time traveling aliens find ...
Style: sexploitation film, sex comedy
Plot: sex, prehistoric creature, cavemen, cunnilingus, necklace, licking, desire, dinosaur, topless, nipples, sexual desire, simulated sex ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, prehistoric
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We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Captain New Eyes travels back in time and feeds dinosaurs his Brain Grain cereal, which makes them intelligent and non-violent. They agree to go to the Middle Future in order to grant the wishes of children in New York city. They are to meet Dr. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, captivating, scary ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, dinosaur, time travel, young heroes, escapades, animal life, disorder, rescue, prehistoric creature, danger, 2d animation ...
Time: 90s, prehistory, prehistoric times, prehistoric
Place: london
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Dinosaur Valley Girls (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Haunted by recurring dreams of Hea-Thor, a gorgeous cavegirl,and a menacing Allosaurus, action-movie star Tony Markham soon finds himself transported, by means of a magic Icon, back through time to Dinosaur Valley. Now trapped in world of dangerous ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sexy, cult film
Plot: actor's life, silly humor, sexual content, adventure, escapades, artists and showbiz, imaginary, deadly creature, deadly, disorder, time travel, misfit ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, prehistoric, stone age
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Homo Erectus (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ishbo is a caveman living in the prehistoric age who thinks there's more to life than hunting and gathering. He tries to better the lives of those in his tribe by inventing things like spoons and the toothbrush, which leave everyone, including ...
Style: not serious, sentimental, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: siblings relations, nothing goes right, unfulfilled love, profanity, sexual content, disorder, goofy hero, social misfits, unfulfillment, underdog, rivalry, society ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
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