Prehistoric creature movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant prehistoric creature movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, suspenseful, suspense, serious, entertaining and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with prehistoric creature, danger, dinosaur, escapades, monster, survival, adventure, death, rescue and chase plots mostly in Adventure, Sci-Fi and Action genres shot in USA, Japan, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as prehistoric creature: Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018), Godzilla (2014), Megalodon (2018), Kong: Skull Island (2017), Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019), Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012), We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993), When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth (1970), The Sea Serpent (1985), Dinosaurs (1991).

List of prehistoric creature movies

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Several years after the demise of Jurassic World, a volcanic eruption threatens the remaining dinosaurs on the island of Isla Nublar. Claire Dearing, the former park manager and founder of the Dinosaur Protection Group, recruits Owen Grady to help ...
Style: suspense, stylized, entertaining, gothic, surprise ending ...
Plot: prehistoric creature, tyrannosaurus rex, volcano, rescue mission, genetic engineering, natural disaster, dinosaur, predator, sea creature, smothered with a pillow, sneakers, firearm ...
Time: 2010s
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 6.4
 365K
Godzilla (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Ford Brody, a Navy bomb expert, has just reunited with his family in San Francisco when he is forced to go to Japan to help his estranged father, Joe. Soon, both men are swept up in an escalating crisis when Godzilla, King of the Monsters, arises ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, intense, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant monster, destruction, prehistoric creature, monster, deadly creature, giant, tsunami, nuclear, dinosaur, military, godzilla, animal horror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, quarry, year 1999, 1990s ...
Place: japan, san francisco, hawaii, usa, las vegas ...
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 2.9
 1K
Megalodon (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A military vessel on the search for an unidentified submersible finds themselves face to face with a giant shark, forced to use only what they have on board to defend themselves from the monstrous beast.
Style: atmospheric, suspense, suspenseful, tense
Plot: shark, prehistoric creature, monster, giant animal, shark attack, military, animal attack, rescue, underwater scene, underwater, killer shark, deadly ...
Time: 2010s
Place: pacific ocean
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Kong: Skull Island (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Explore the mysterious and dangerous home of the king of the apes as a team of explorers ventures deep inside the treacherous, primordial island.
Style: suspense, exciting, absurd, surprise ending, entertaining ...
Plot: giant animal, expedition, monster, island, gorilla, survival, prehistoric creature, danger, death, self sacrifice, bomb, creature ...
Time: year 1944, year 1973, 20th century, 1940s, 70s
Place: washington d.c., vietnam, thailand, bangkok thailand
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Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, Canada, Mexico
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The new story follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the ...
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, tense, disaster movie ...
Plot: giant monster, monster, godzilla, destruction, prehistoric creature, giant animal, violence, jungle, rescue, giant creature, creature, creature feature ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: san francisco, colorado, antarctica, boston, china ...
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Amphibious Creature of the Deep (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Indonesia, UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Marine biologist Skylar Shane hires an expat charter boat captain, Jack Bowman, to help her find prehistoric life form samples in the north Sumatran Sea. During the expedition, they run into some of Jack's 'friends', a gang of ...
Style: serious, scary, mysterious, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant creature, deadly creature, prehistoric creature, supernatural, deadly, danger, escapades, curses spells and rituals, ocean or sea, monster, creature feature, female scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia, asia
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Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Hushpuppy, an intrepid six-year-old girl, lives with her father, Wink in 'the Bathtub', a southern Delta community at the edge of the world. Wink’s tough love prepares her for the unraveling of the universe – for a time when he’s no ...
Style: emotional, surreal, serious, sad, lyrical ...
Plot: global warming, poverty, single parent, prehistoric creature, storm, childhood, father daughter relationship, life is a bitch, search, forces of nature, flood, evacuation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, tokyo
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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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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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The Sea Serpent (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A serpent, created by radioactivity, threatens a Spanish coastal town.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, scary
Plot: sea monster, eaten alive, science, giant animal, prehistoric creature, nuclear, ocean, underwater, sea captain, survival, lighthouse, boat ...
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 7.4
 15K
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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 6.5
 51K
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 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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 7.2
 379K
King Kong (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: New Zealand, USA, Germany
Duration: 187 min.
Story: In 1933 New York, an overly ambitious movie producer coerces his cast and hired ship crew to travel to mysterious Skull Island, where they encounter Kong, a giant ape who is immediately smitten with the leading lady.
Style: sentimental, exciting, epic, stylized, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, date night, teens
Plot: expedition, monster, adventure, jungle, island, dinosaur, rescue, human animal relationship, gorilla, beast, giant, danger ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city
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 2.5
 1K
Poseidon Rex (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Jackson Slate, famous treasure hunter, is out to find the legendary Lost Gold Of Cortez in the open waters off a secluded island in the Caribbean Sea. Using dynamite to blast his way through centuries of silt, new chasms are created reaching miles ...
Style: exciting, scary, suspense, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, dangerous animal, deadly creature, ocean or sea, danger, escapades, mutant, military, treasure hunt, deadly, island, treasure hunter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, caribbean
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Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On a quest to find out what happened to his missing brother, a scientist, his nephew and their mountain guide discover a fantastic and dangerous lost world in the center of the earth.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adventurer, fantasy world, expedition, dinosaur, adventure, chase, volcano, obsessive quest, danger, rescue, heroic mission, research ...
Time: contemporary, 19th century, prehistoric, 21st century
Place: iceland, europe, italy
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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
Is relevant ?
 4.2
 487
Terrordactyl (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a meteor shower rains down outside Los Angeles, Jonas and Lars, two friends stuck in tired, boring lives, head out to find a meteor and strike it rich. After recovering one, they start being stalked by terrordactyls, ancient flying reptiles ...
Plot: monster, pterodactyl, dinosaur, prehistoric creature, murder, alien, shorts, eye candy, creature
Place: los angeles
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The Dinosaur Hunter (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A 13-year-old girl and her older brother live on a farm where paleontologists search for fossils.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, tense, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, dinosaur, paleontologist, adventurer, inventions and discoveries, escapades, treasure hunt, race against time, hunter, rivalry, teenage life, family ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
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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, exciting, disturbing, offbeat
Plot: adventure, volcano, adventurer, heroic mission, escapades, dinosaur, dangerous animal, deadly creature, chases and races, imaginary, deadly, daring rescue ...
Time: prehistoric
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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
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 423K
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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The Last Dinosaur (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An aging big game hunter takes on the ultimate challenge - the mighty Tyrannosaurus Rex
Plot: tyrannosaurus rex, dinosaur, hunter, hunting, prehistoric creature, crushed to death, sexist, canyon, female photographer, comb, caveman, catapult ...
Time: prehistoric times
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Godzilla: The Planet Eater (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: With no means for defeating Godzilla Earth, mankind watches as King Ghidorah, clad in a golden light, descends on the planet. The heavens and earth shake once again as the war moves to a higher dimension.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, suspense, intense
Plot: godzilla, alien monster, creature, good versus evil, humanity in peril, self sacrifice, captain, monster, memory, extraterrestrial, betrayal, outer space ...
Place: japan
Is relevant ?
Jeepers Creepers 3 (2017)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Taking place on the last day of the Creeper’s twenty-three-day feeding frenzy, as the skeptical Sergeant Tubbs teams up with a task force hellbent on destroying the Creeper for good. The Creeper fights back in gory glory as its enemies grow closer ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, bleak, captivating, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, chase, murder, slasher, deadly creature, revenge, truck, mercilessness, survival, supernatural power, supernatural, slasher killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida
Is relevant ?
 3.0
 397
Bog (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dynamite fishing in a rural swamp revives a prehistoric gill monster that must have the blood of human females in order to survive.
Plot: lake, explosion, sea monster, fishing, monster, prehistoric creature, swamp, animal attack, blood, frozen, arctic, weather ...
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Giant of the 20th Century (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A yeti gets loose in downtown Toronto.
Plot: yeti, monster, attempted rape, helicopter, creature feature, bigfoot, stock footage, creature, framed for murder, orphan, sasquatch, loss of parents ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
Is relevant ?
 5.4
 577
Dino King (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story is set 70 million years ago, when dinosaurs ruled the Korean Peninsula the same way they ruled the rest of the earth. Spotty is a curious and playful Tarbosaurus child, and along with his mother and siblings, he lives happily in the ...
Plot: dinosaur, death of brother, death of sister, tyrannosaurus rex, korean, herd, egg, 3d animation, revenge, death, death of mother, aerial shot ...
Time: prehistoric times
Is relevant ?
 5.9
 2K
The Pit (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Twelve year-old Jamie Benjamin is a solitary misunderstood boy in his preteens. His classmates pick on him, his neighbors think he's weird and his parents ignore him. But now Jamie has a secret weapon: deep in the woods he has discovered a deep ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, rough, serious ...
Plot: vengeance, danger, forest, mystery, supernatural, violence spree, rivalry, supernatural power, killer child, mental illness, teddy bear, revenge ...
Time: 80s
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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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