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 humorous, exciting, serious, captivating, entertaining and not serious films and TV shows about / with adventure, escapades, danger, dinosaur, caveman, cavemen, survival, culture clash, misfit and family plots mostly in Adventure, Comedy and Fantasy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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prehistoric times movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as prehistoric times: Terra Nova (2011), Ice Age (2002), Quest for Fire (1981), Alpha (2018), Year One (2009), The Clan of the Cave Bear (1986), Caveman (1981), Dinosaurs (1991), Land of the Lost (1991), One Million AC/DC (1969).

List of prehistoric times movies

 6.8
 76K
Terra Nova (2011)
Genre: Adventure, 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, danger, sent to the past, fate of humanity, dangerous animal, adventure, survival, changing the past or future, experiment, vestiges of humanity, mistrust ...
Time: prehistoric times, 22nd century, prehistory
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 7.5
 395K
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: humorous, touching, sentimental, sweet, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, date night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, rescue, friendship, ice, family, caveman, life risking, bonding, odd couple, squirrel, creature, iceberg ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, prehistory, prehistoric
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 7.4
 19K
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, captivating, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: tribe, survival, cannibalism, pregnant woman nude, adventure, wilderness, danger, hopes, heroic mission, escapades, fall in love, human nature ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: africa, scotland
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 6.7
 44K
Alpha (2018)
Genre: 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: wilderness, wolf, human animal relationship, survival, injury, snow, dog, ice age, adventure, cavemen, father son relationship, boar ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: europe
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 4.9
 85K
Year One (2009)
Genre: Adventure, 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, not serious, witty, offbeat, epic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: circumcision, parody, adventure, farce, goofy hero, nothing goes right, friends, danger, misfit, anti heroes, escapades, heroes ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age
Place: dungeon
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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, realistic, captivating, intense, melancholic ...
Plot: orphan, survival, bear, tribe, adventure, woman in danger, family relations, parents and children, escapades, interracial relations, curses spells and rituals, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age, 80s
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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, witty, not serious, offbeat, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: dinosaur, parody, friendship, heroes, rescue, danger, misfit, rivalry, underdog, partners, buddies, anti heroes ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age, 80s
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 7.5
 14K
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, situational comedy, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, eccentric family, puppets, family relations, everyday life, parents and children, workplace situations, mischievous children, animal life, disorder, society, boss and employee ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 90s
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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, lost, dinosaur, time travel, escape, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, orphan, brother sister relationship, pterodactyl, volcano, triceratops ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
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One Million AC/DC (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A group of sex-crazed cave people are being harassed by a Tyrannosaurus Rex. While they try to figure out a way to deal with this threat, they have sex and eat a lot.
Plot: rape, sex, violence, ape, cavemen, lesbian kiss, female nudity, outdoor sex, lesbian, bare breasts, lesbianism, deer ...
Time: prehistoric times
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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 ...
Plot: scientist, dinosaur, expedition, caveman, helicopter, cave
Time: prehistoric times
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The Bermuda Depths (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 98 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, sea turtle, nightmare, sea monster, island, turtle, helicopter crash, bermuda triangle, earthquake, giant animal, troubled youth, ghost ...
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, harsh ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: island, monster, cave woman, pterodactyl, dinosaur, volcano, prehistoric creature, expedition, spider, rescue, ship, 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, changing the past or future, escapades, adventure, eccentric family, disorder, culture clash, time machine, family, imaginary, space and aliens, misfit ...
Time: future, prehistory, 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, caveman, elopement, husband wife relationship, marriage, flashback, father daughter relationship, mother in law son in law relationship, anachronism, unemployment, debt ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age
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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, funny, light, stylized, not serious ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: family, pirate, adventure, partners, iceberg, natural disaster, friendship, getting home, ice age, ship, pirate ship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
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One Million Years B.C. (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
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, sexy, entertaining, harsh ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dinosaur, rivalry, survival, desert, volcano, adventure, heroes, love affair, escapades, heroic mission, misfit, rescue ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, stone age, future, 80s
Place: tokyo
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 6.5
 47K
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: feel good, touching, serious, fairy tale, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dinosaur, family, adventure, survival, wounded animal, friends, family relations, animal life, extinction, eccentric family, buddies, race against time ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, prehistoric
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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
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: survival, rescue, laser, planet, astronaut, imaginary kingdom, deadly creature, anti heroes, escapades, battles, spacecraft, alien encounter ...
Time: prehistoric times, 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, danger, human nature, heroes, forces of nature, redemption, chaos, prophecy, ship ...
Time: prehistoric times, ancient history
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 5.8
 12K
RRRrrrr!!! (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, 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, absurd, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: caveman, investigation, rivalry, human nature, murder, parents and children, crimes, friendship, self mutilation, tribe, seduction, animal ...
Time: ancient history, prehistoric times
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 6.3
 969
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: survival, ice, death of wife, goat, glacier, baby, loss of family, death of son
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, realistic, captivating, touching
Plot: pregnancy, survival, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, uninhibited rivalry, adventure, escapades, babies and infants, danger, couples, society ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: europe, siberia
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The Lord of the Rings (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Spain
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The Fellowship of the Ring embark on a journey to destroy the One Ring and end Sauron's reign over Middle-earth.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, serious, scenic, gloomy ...
Plot: obsessive quest, good versus evil, adventure, wizards and magicians, imaginary, heroes, mission, imaginary kingdom, danger, save the world, escapades, heroic mission ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
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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 ...
Plot: sex, cavemen, prehistoric creature, sexploitation, pubic hair, female nudity, bare breasts, lesbianism, fondling, licking, dinosaur, desire ...
Time: prehistoric, stone age, 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: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, offbeat
Plot: quicksand, raft, dinosaur, pterodactyl, tsunami, cave woman, romance, escapades, adventure, love and romance, love affair, heroes ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, prehistoric, stone age
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We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
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: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, scary ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, friendship, time travel, adventure, rescue, disorder, animal life, escapades, young heroes, 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: sexy, humorous, not serious
Plot: misfit, adventure, artists and showbiz, deadly creature, sexual relations, imaginary, escapades, fish out of water, time travel, actor's life, disorder, deadly ...
Time: prehistory, stone age, prehistoric, prehistoric times
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 3.5
 2K
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, humorous, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: unfulfillment, social misfits, nothing goes right, unfulfilled love, siblings relations, goofy hero, society, misfit, disorder, underdog, rivalry, ambition ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
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The Flintstone Comedy Show (1980)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 10 min.
Story: The Flintstone Comedy Show is a 90-minute Saturday morning animated series revival of The Flintstones produced by Hanna-Barbera and aired from November 22, 1980 to September 11, 1982 on NBC. Outside North America, the show was released under title ...
Style: macabre
Plot: amateur sleuth, superhero, teenager, mouse, horror for children, anachronism, buddy cop, redhead girl, police officer, secret identity, female reporter
Time: prehistoric, stone age, prehistoric times, prehistory
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