Jungle Movies

List of the best jungle movies selected by visitors to our site: The Condemned, Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid, Jurassic World, The Jungle Book, Adventures of Mowgli, The Jungle Book, Cast Away, Robinson Crusoe, Mission Hunter 2 : Battle Warrior, Predators.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

The Condemned (2007)
Markimdb: 6
Genreaction, thriller
CharactersSpecial Forces, Heroes
PlotRevenge, Death, Survival, Chase, Rivalry
PlaceJungle, Islands
StyleExciting, Depressive, Heavy

Jack Conrad is awaiting the death penalty in a corrupt Central American prison. He is "purchased" by a wealthy television producer and taken to a desolate island where he must fight to the death against nine other condemned killers from all corners of the world, with freedom going to the sole survivor.

Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid (2004)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genrehorror, action, thriller, adventure
CharactersSnake, Scientists, Amazons, Tough guys
PlotAdventure, Killer animals, Death, Survival, Expeditions
StyleExciting, Heavy, Disturbing, Tense

The blood orchid - A rare flower that holds the secret of eternal life and a fortune to the pharmaceutical company that finds it. Led by a two-fisted soldier of fortune, a scientific expedition is sent deep into the jungles of Borneo to locate and bring back samples of the legendary plant. Battling their way upriver, the explorers brave poisonous insects, ferocious crocodiles and savage headhunters, unaware they're being stalked by an even greater danger: a nest of giant anacondas, voracious, fifty-foot-long flesh-eaters who'll stop at nothing to protect their breeding ground, the blood orchid's home.

Jurassic World (2015)
Markimdb: 7
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CharactersTeens, Dinosaurs, Monsters, Tourists, Heroes
PlotAdventure, Survival, Chase
PlaceJungle, Rides, Islands
StyleExciting, For men, Disturbing, Tense

Twenty-two years after the events of Jurassic Park, Isla Nublar now features a fully functioning dinosaur theme park, Jurassic World, as originally envisioned by John Hammond.

The Jungle Book (2016)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrefantasy, drama, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersAnimals, Monkeys, Family, Friends, Wolves
PlotAdventure, Travel, Survival, Chase, Justice
PlaceJungle, India, Village, Nature
StyleDisney, Serious

A man-cub named Mowgli fostered by wolves. After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan, Mowgli is forced to flee the jungle, by which he embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of the panther, Bagheera and the free-spirited bear, Baloo.

Adventures of Mowgli (1973)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genreadventure, family, cartoon
CountrySoviet Union

Adventures of Mowgli is an animated feature-length story originally released as five animated shorts of about 20 minutes each between 1967 and 1971 in the Soviet Union.

The Jungle Book (1967)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genremusical, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersMonkeys, Kings, Wolves, Bears, Tigers
PlotAdventure, Rivalry, Friendship
PlaceJungle, India
StyleDisney, Touching

The boy Mowgli makes his way to the man-village with Bagheera, the wise panther. Along the way he meets jazzy King Louie, the hypnotic snake Kaa and the lovable, happy-go-lucky bear Baloo, who teaches Mowgli "The Bare Necessities" of life and the true meaning of friendship.

Cast Away (2000)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genredrama, adventure
CharactersHermits, Psychiatrists
PlotAdventure, Disasters, Love, Travel, Survival
PlaceUninhabited island, Jungle, Aircraft, Russia, Moscow
StyleFascinating, For men, Gloomy, Serious, Beautiful landscapes

Chuck, a top international manager for FedEx, and Kelly, a Ph.D. student, are in love and heading towards marriage. Then Chuck's plane to Malaysia ditches at sea during a terrible storm. He's the only survivor, and he washes up on a tiny island with nothing but some flotsam and jetsam from the aircraft's cargo.

Robinson Crusoe (1997)
Markimdb: 6
Genredrama, adventure
CharactersDogs, Friends, Tough guys, Warriors
PlotAdventure, Death, Survival, Fate, Slavery
PlaceUninhabited island, Jungle, Ships, Islands, Ocean
StyleExciting, Serious

Robinson Crusoe flees Britain on a ship after killing his friend over the love of Mary. A fierce ocean storm wrecks his ship and leaves him stranded by himself on an uncharted island. Left to fend for himself, Crusoe seeks out a tentative survival on the island, until he meets Friday, a tribesman whom he saves from being sacrificed. Initially, Crusoe is thrilled to finally have a friend, but he has to defend himself against the tribe who uses the island to sacrifice tribesman to their gods. During time their relationship changes from master-slave to a mutual respected friendship despite their difference in culture and religion.

Mission Hunter 2 : Battle Warrior (1996)
Markimdb: 4.9
Genrehorror, action, adventure
PlotMartial Arts

Tony Jaa (star of the critically Ong-Bak & Warrior King) is the leader of the Panter Squad - a group of martial arts madmen employed by a notorious General and Cartel kingpin on the border of Thailand and The Golden Triangle. They have kidnapped a noted Explorer who has been searching for an ancient priceless artefact that the General is desperate to find and profit from. A team of ruthless mercenaries leads a crack team to free the Explorer, crush the General and Jaa's deadly Panther squad. But before doing so they must overcome the fearsome Black Goblins and the crazed Kung Fu Zombies. Battle Warrior is packed with crazy martial arts from start to finish, and with Tony Jaa, features one of cinema's greatest ever action stars.

Predators (2010)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CharactersAliens, Monsters, Killers, Soldier, Warriors
PlotAlien invasion, Supernatural, Survival
StyleHeavy, Disturbing, Tense, Serious

A mercenary reluctantly leads a motley crew of warriors who soon come to realize they've been captured and deposited on an alien planet by an unknown nemesis. With the exception of a peculiar physician, they are all cold-blooded killers, convicts, death squad members... hunters who have now become the hunted.

The Lost City of Z (2017)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, drama, adventure, biography, history
CharactersSnake, Amazons, Soldier, Military
PlotOn real events, Adventure, Travel, Survival, Fate
PlaceJungle, England
StyleExciting, Makes me think, Tense, Inspirational

A true-life drama in the 1920s, centering on British explorer Col. Percy Fawcett, who discovered evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilazation in the Amazon and disappeared whilst searching for it.

The Legend of Tarzan (2016)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genreaction, fantasy, melodrama, drama, adventure
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Canada
CharactersSnipers, Monkeys, Kings, Crocodiles, Hunters
PlotMartial Arts, Death, Survival, Expeditions, Slavery
PlaceJungle, Ships, Africa, Mountains, Village
StyleUnexpected ending

Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment.

Tomb Raider (2018)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, thriller, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersStrong women, Lara Croft
PlotAdventure, Death, Survival, Mystery, Mystery
PlaceJungle, Ships, Helicopters, Islands, Tomb
StyleExciting, By games, Tense

Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she finds herself on the island where her father disappeared.

Mowgli (2018)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrefantasy, drama, adventure
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersAnimals, Warriors, Deer, Wolves, Snake
PlotFriendship, Chase, Survival
PlaceJungle, Nature
StyleBeautiful landscapes

A human child raised by wolves, must face off against a menacing tiger named Shere Khan, as well as his own origins.

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, adventure, family
CharactersDogs, Teens, Friends, Students, Crocodiles
PlotMartial Arts, Adventure, Fight, Survival, Computer games
PlaceSea, Jungle, Aircraft, Nature
TimeNew Year

The tables are turned as four teenagers are sucked into Jumanji's world - pitted against rhinos, black mambas and an endless variety of jungle traps and puzzles. To survive, they'll play as characters from the game.

The Amazing Panda Adventure (1995)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genredrama, adventure, family
CharactersFamily, Friends, Pandas, Orphans, Heroes
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Survival, Adoption
PlaceJungle, Forest, China, Asia

Far from home in the lush bamboo forests of China, ten-year-old Ryan Tyler, with the help of a young girl, goes on a wonderful journey to rescue a baby panda taken by poachers.

Merry Madagascar (2009)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon, short
CharactersFamily, Friends, Heroes
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Holidays, Friendship
PlaceJungle, New York
TimeNew Year
StyleLight, Cute

The Zoosters are back in an all-new holiday adventure. When Santa and his reindeer crash onto the island of Madagascar it's up to Alex, Marty, Gloria, Melman and those wacky penguins to save Christmas. Get ready for a sleigh full of laughs in this hilarious new holiday classic.

Romancing the Stone (1984)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genreaction, comedy, melodrama, adventure
CountryUSA, Mexico
PlotAdventure, Treasures, Survival, Chase, Rivalry
StyleExciting, Light

Though she can spin wild tales of passionate romance, novelist Joan Wilder has no life of her own. Then one day adventure comes her way in the form of a mysterious package. It turns out that the parcel is the ransom she'll need to free her abducted sister, so Joan flies to South America to hand it over. But she gets on the wrong bus and winds up hopelessly stranded in the jungle...

The Mosquito Coast (1986)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama, adventure
CharactersFamily, Twins
PlotAdventure, Mental disorders, Obsession, Power
PlaceJungle, Village, Nature, Small cities
StyleTouching, Makes me think, Action, Disturbing, Serious

Allie Fox, an American inventor exhausted by the perceived danger and degradation of modern society, decides to escape with his wife and children to Belize. In the jungle, he tries with mad determination to create a utopian community with disastrous results.

Tarzan, the Ape Man (1981)
Markimdb: 3.4
CharactersDogs, Snake, Monkeys, Lions, Hunters
PlotAdventure, Expeditions, Weapon, Hunting
PlaceJungle, Africa, USA
StyleFor men

The Tarzan story from Jane's point of view. Jane Parker visits her father in Africa where she joins him on an expedition. A couple of brief encounters with Tarzan establish a (sexual) bond between her and Tarzan. When the expedition is captured by savages, Tarzan comes to the rescue