In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
|Genre||action, fantasy, melodrama, drama, adventure|
|Country||New Zealand, USA, Germany|
|Characters||Dinosaurs, Monsters, Monkeys, Giants, Investigators|
|Plot||Survival, Adventure, Stockholm syndrome, Expeditions|
|Place||Jungle, Islands, Uninhabited island, New York|
|Style||Exciting, To cry, Epic|
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.
|Characters||Dinosaurs, Monsters, Monkeys, Giants, Actors|
|Place||Islands, New York|
|Style||Exciting, Action, Disturbing|
An adventure film about a film crew in search of a monster on a remote island. The crew finds King Kong and decides to take him back to New York as a money making spectacle. The film is a masterpiece of Stop-Motion in filmmaking history and inspired a line of King Kong films.
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, adventure|
|Plot||Adventure, Time travel, Survival, Apocalypse, Slavery|
|Place||Fantastic worlds, Parallel worlds|
|Time||Future, Post apocalypse|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Exciting, Dystopian, Twisted plot, Serious|
After a spectacular crash-landing on an uncharted planet, brash astronaut Leo Davidson finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. Desperate to find a way home, Leo must evade the invincible gorilla army led by Ruthless General Thade.
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, drama|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom, Canada|
|Characters||Monkeys, Scientists, Inventors|
|Plot||Viruses, Freedom, Uprising|
|Style||Exciting, Fascinating, Tense, Makes me think, Touching|
Scientist Will Rodman is determined to find a cure for Alzheimer's, the disease which has slowly consumed his father. Will feels certain he is close to a breakthrough and tests his latest serum on apes, noticing dramatic increases in intelligence and brain activity in the primate subjects – especially Caesar, his pet chimpanzee.
|Characters||Monkeys, Scientists, Astronauts|
|Plot||Survival, Time travel, Adventure, Slavery|
|Time||Future, Post apocalypse|
|Style||Exciting, Twisted plot, Philosophical, Makes me think, Serious|
An U.S. Spaceship lands on a desolate planet, stranding astronaut Taylor in a world dominated by apes, 2000 years into the future, who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his life in the hands of a benevolent chimpanzee scientist.
|Genre||fantastic, action, adventure, detective|
|Plot||Survival, Adventure, Rivalry|
|Place||Aircraft, Jungle, Africa|
|Style||Exciting, Serious, For men, Disturbing|
Eight people embark on an expedition into the Congo, a mysterious expanse of unexplored Africa where human greed and the laws of nature have gone berserk. When the thrill-seekers -- some with ulterior motives -- stumble across a race of killer apes.
|Genre||comedy, drama, adventure, family|
|Characters||Animals, Monkeys, Family|
|Plot||On real events, Adventure, Life, Friendship, Family life|
An eccentric socialite raises a gorilla as her son.
|Genre||action, thriller, fantasy, adventure, family|
|Characters||Animals, Monkeys, Family, Friends, Losers|
|Plot||Adventure, Friendship, Chase, Justice, Growing up|
|Place||Jungle, Africa, Los Angeles|
|Style||Exciting, Action, Touching, Serious|
As a child living in Africa, Jill Young saw her mother killed while protecting wild gorillas from poachers led by Andrei Strasser. Now an adult, Jill cares for an orphaned gorilla named Joe -- who, due to a genetic anomaly, is 15 feet tall. When Gregg O'Hara arrives from California and sees the animal, he convinces Jill that Joe would be safest at his wildlife refuge. But Strasser follows them to the U.S., intent on capturing Joe for himself.
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Plot||Survival, Adventure, Passion, Shipwreck, Justice|
|Place||Jungle, Africa, England|
|Style||Makes me think, Touching, Serious|
A shipping disaster in the 19th Century has stranded a man and woman in the wilds of Africa. The lady is pregnant, and gives birth to a son in their tree house. Soon after, a family of apes stumble across the house and in the ensuing panic, both parents are killed. A female ape takes the tiny boy as a replacement for her own dead infant, and raises him as her son. Twenty years later, Captain Phillippe D'Arnot discovers the man who thinks he is an ape. Evidence in the tree house leads him to believe that he is the direct descendant of the Earl of Greystoke, and thus takes it upon himself to return the man to civilization.
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, comedy, adventure, family, family, cartoon|
|Characters||Monkeys, Artists, Good people|
|Plot||On real events, Friendship|
Ivan is a 400-pound silverback gorilla who shares a communal habitat in a suburban shopping mall with Stella the elephant, Bob the dog, and various other animals. He has few memories of the jungle where he was captured, but when a baby elephant named Ruby arrives, it touches something deep within him. Ruby is recently separated from her family in the wild, which causes him to question his life, where he comes from and where he ultimately wants to be.
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Characters||Scientists, Investigators, Astronauts|
|Plot||Adventure, Artificial Intelligence, Technology|
|Place||Space, Spaceships, Moon|
|Style||Philosophical, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Psychedelic, Epic|
Humanity finds a mysterious object buried beneath the lunar surface and sets off to find its origins with the help of HAL 9000, the world's most advanced super computer.
|Characters||Dogs, Monkeys, Cats|
|Plot||Investigation, Missing people|
Young graduate student Jane Chase becomes the new assistant to an eccentric zoology professor at the remote home he shares with two brilliant chimpanzees and an elderly orangutan butler named Link. But when one of the chimps is found dead and the professor mysteriously disappears, Link becomes dangerously aggressive towards Jane. Now, the time for “monkey business” is over and the true terror is about to begin.
|Style||Smart, Fancy, Black humor|
The wife of a British diplomat in Paris takes a chimpanzee as her lover.
|Genre||horror, action, adventure|
|Plot||Love, Adventure, Rivalry|
|Style||Serious, For men, Disturbing|
After falling from the Twin Towers, Kong lies in a coma for ten years. When his heart begins to fail, scientists engineer an artificial heart, and a giant female ape is captured to serve as a source for a blood transfusion. When Kong awakens following his heart transplant, he senses the nearby presence of the female ape and the two escape to wreak havoc together.
|Characters||Bears, Monkeys, Family, Elephants|
|Place||Jungle, Nature, Asia|
|Style||Exciting, Fascinating, Serious|
A newborn monkey and its mother struggle to survive within the competitive social hierarchy of the Temple Troop, a dynamic group of monkeys who live in ancient ruins found deep in the storied jungles of South Asia.
|Genre||adventure, family, documentary|
|Place||Aircraft, Jungle, Nature|
|Style||Exciting, To cry, Fascinating, Serious|
Amazonia is an adventure in 3D inside the largest rainforest on the planet: the Amazon rainforest. Chestnut is a Capuchin monkey domesticated who survives a plane crash and finds himself alone in the dense forest. The monkey needs to learn to live in freedom, in a new world where animals of all kinds: Jaguars, alligators, snakes, tapirs, hawks. Gradually, Brown learns to live in the forest, making new friends, especially the monkey Gaia, their fellow species.
|Plot||On real events, Survival, Adventure|
|Place||Jungle, Mountains, Africa|
|Style||Soulful, Fascinating, Touching, Serious, Sad ones|
The story of Dian Fossey, a scientist who came to Africa to study the vanishing mountain gorillas, and later fought to protect them.
|Genre||fantastic, action, adventure|
|Characters||Monsters, Wolves, Crocodiles, Monkeys, Lifeguards|
|Plot||Killer animals, Chase, Fear, Genetic experiments|
|Place||Helicopters, Chicago, Laboratory|
|Style||Exciting, Fascinating, Touching, For a group of friends, Disturbing|
Primatologist Davis Okoye shares an unshakable bond with George, the extraordinarily intelligent, silverback gorilla who has been in his care since birth. But a rogue genetic experiment gone awry mutates this gentle ape into a raging creature of enormous size. To make matters worse, it’s soon discovered there are other similarly altered animals. As these newly created alpha predators tear across North America, destroying everything in their path, Okoye teams with a discredited genetic engineer to secure an antidote, fighting his way through an ever-changing battlefield, not only to halt a global catastrophe but to save the fearsome creature that was once his friend.
|Characters||Teens, Teachers, Monkeys, Family, Friends|
|Plot||Adventure, Friendship, First love, Gymnastics, Depression|
|Style||Light, To cry, Cute|
A young teenage girl, Katie, can not snap out of her depression after losing her mother. Katie has lost interest in school, her friends, and gymnastics. All that changes in the summer when she is asked to monkeysit Gibby, her science teacher's Capuchin monkey. Taking care of the monkey changes her life in a big way. Gibby's happy-go-lucky personality renews Katie's zest for life. Gibby helps her with gymnastics, renewing friendships (including finding a potential boyfriend) and overcoming her nemesis, a mean girl who is out to beat Katie at everything.
|Country||United Kingdom, China, USA|
|Characters||Animals, Monkeys, Pandas|
|Place||Nature, Mountains, China|
Venturing into the wilds of China, "Born in China" captures intimate moments with a panda bear and her growing cub, a young golden monkey who feels displaced by his baby sister, and a mother snow leopard struggling to raise her two cubs.
|Country||Tanzania, United Kingdom, USA, Uganda|
|Place||Jungle, Nature, Africa|
|Style||To cry, Soulful, Fascinating, Touching, Serious|
A nature documentary centered on a family of chimps living in the Ivory Coast and Ugandan rain forests.
|Plot||Love, Travel, Gambling, Pursuit, Justice|
|Style||Light, Fancy, For men|
Philo Beddoe is your regular, easygoing, truck-driving guy. He's also the best bar-room brawler west of the Rockies. And he lives with a 165-pound orangutan named Clyde. Like other guys, Philo finally falls in love - with a flighty singer who leads him on a screwball chase across the American Southwest. Nothing's in the way except a motorcycle gang, and legendary brawler Tank Murdock.
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, drama, adventure, detective|
|Plot||Survival, Death, Love triangle, Mystery, Competitions|
|Time||Future, Post apocalypse|
|Style||Exciting, Serious, Disturbing|
Katniss Everdeen has returned home safe after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their family and close friends, embarking on a "Victor's Tour" of the districts. Along the way Katniss senses that a rebellion is simmering, but the Capitol is still very much in control as President Snow prepares the 75th Annual Hunger Games (The Quarter Quell) - a competition that could change Panem forever.
|Genre||horror, thriller, adventure, detective|
|Characters||Teens, Monsters, Demons, Psychologists, Parents|
|Plot||Survival, Adventure, Travel, Rehabilitation|
|Place||Islands, Uninhabited island, Lighthouse, USA|
|Style||Twisted plot, Depressive, Disturbing|
After being put on a supposedly uninhabited island as a form of behavioral rehabilitation, a high school senior finds that he's not alone on the island, and that getting discovered could be deadly.
|Characters||CIA, Monkeys, Heroes, Family, Special agents|
|Plot||Martial Arts, Friendship, Rivalry|
Boy genius Michael Dean (Adkins) teams up with a super-talented chimpanzee and his caretaker (Modine) to take down an animal testing lab. In exchange the scientist gives the boy some pointers on the girl of his dreams.
|Genre||fantastic, melodrama, drama, detective|
|Characters||Doctors, Immortals, Writers, Terminally ill|
|Plot||Puzzles, Obsession, Loneliness, Death, Cancer|
|Style||Mind-altering, Twisted plot, Philosophical, Atmospheric, Makes me think|
Spanning over one thousand years, and three parallel stories, The Fountain is a story of love, death, spirituality, and the fragility of our existence in this world.
|Genre||action, fantasy, adventure|
|Characters||Witch, Horses, Immortals, Warriors|
|Plot||Adventure, Magic, Martial Arts, Friendship|
An American teenager who is obsessed with Hong Kong cinema and kung-fu classics makes an extraordinary discovery in a Chinatown pawnshop: the legendary stick weapon of the Chinese sage and warrior, the Monkey King. With the lost relic in hand, the teenager unexpectedly finds himself travelling back to ancient China to join a crew of warriors from martial arts lore on a dangerous quest to free the imprisoned Monkey King.
|Genre||fantastic, thriller, comedy, drama|
|Characters||Monkeys, Heroes, Investigators, Partners|
|Style||To cry, Smart, Tense, Touching|
A young inductee into the military is given the task of looking after some chimpanzees used in the mysterious 'Project X'. Getting to know the chimps fairly well, he begins to suspect there is more to the secret project than he is being told.
|Genre||horror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure|
|Plot||Survival, Travel, Viruses, Expeditions|
|Place||Jungle, Caves, Africa, Australia, Asia|
|Style||Action, Heavy, Serious, Disturbing|
Six American grad students have arrived in Africa to study apes with a renowned professor. But after setting up camp in a jungle clearing, they soon become witness to the carnage inflicted by the strange and remote species.
|Genre||comedy, adventure, family, detective|
|Country||USA, Mexico, Australia|
|Characters||Teens, Monkeys, Elephants, Investigators, Foxes|
|Place||Jungle, Caves, Mountains|
|Style||Fascinating, Womens in main roles|
Dora, a girl who has spent most of her life exploring the jungle with her parents, now must navigate her most dangerous adventure yet: high school. Always the explorer, Dora quickly finds herself leading Boots (her best friend, a monkey), Diego, and a rag tag group of teens on an adventure to save her parents and solve the impossible mystery behind a lost Inca civilization.