Movies about wolves

List of the best movies about wolves selected by visitors to our site: The Jungle Book, Alpha, Rampage, Alpha and Omega, White Fang, Sheep & Wolves: Pig Deal, Happy as Lazzaro, Damsel, The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales, Wonderstruck.

In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

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.

Alpha (2018)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama, adventure, family
CharactersDogs, Wolves, Shamans, Hunters
PlotAdventure, Travel, Volcanoes, Death, Survival
TimePrehistoric times
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Fascinating, For men, Makes me think

In the prehistoric past, Keda, a young and inexperienced hunter, struggles to return home after being separated from his tribe when bison hunting goes awry. On his way back he will find an unexpected ally.

Rampage (2018)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CharactersMonsters, Monkeys, Giants, Friends, Lifeguards
PlotKiller animals, Genetic experiments, Chase, Fear
PlaceChicago, Helicopters, Laboratory
StyleExciting, 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.

Alpha and Omega (2010)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrecomedy, melodrama, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA, Canada, India
CharactersFamily, Friends, Wolves
PlotAdventure, Travel
StyleFor children, Exciting, Touching

Two young wolves at opposite ends of their pack's social order are thrown together into a foreign land and need each other to return home, but love complicates everything.

White Fang (2018)
Markimdb: 7
Genreadventure, cartoon
CountryFrance, Luxembourg, USA
CharactersDogs, Wolves, Chickens
PlotSnow, Hunger
StyleNetflix, Exciting, Fascinating, Touching, Soulful

A loyal wolfdog’s curiosity leads him on the adventure of a lifetime while serving a series of three distinctly different masters.

Sheep & Wolves: Pig Deal (2019)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersAnimals, Wolves
StyleFor children

The united town of sheep and wolves lives a peaceful and quiet life until two unexpected guests turn up - a polar fox and a tiny ewe. No one ever expected them to bring a deadly danger, which can be overcome only if they work together. Only teamwork can solve big problems and deal with serious challenges - as there is strength in unity.

Happy as Lazzaro (2018)
Markimdb: 7.5
CountryItaly, Luxembourg, France, Germany
CharactersPoor, Friends, Wolves, Slaves
PlotTime travel, Slavery, Missing people, Debts, Friendship
PlaceItaly, Village, Railway
StyleExciting, Touching, Makes me think, Soulful, Fancy

Purehearted teen Lazzaro is content living as a sharecropper in rural Italy, but an unlikely friendship with the marquise’s son will change his world.

Damsel (2018)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genrecomedy, drama, western
CharactersIndians, Horses, Singers, Bartenders, Wolves
PlotDancing, Love, Religious, Death, Survival
PlaceWild West, Beach, Mountains, Hotels, Forest
Time19th century
StyleBlack humor, Action, Exciting, Tense, Fascinating

The Wild West, circa 1870. Samuel Alabaster, an affluent pioneer, ventures across the American frontier to marry the love of his life, Penelope. As his group traverses the west, the once-simple journey grows treacherous, blurring the lines between hero, villain and damsel.

The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales (2017)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersDogs, Rabbits, Spiders, Wolves, Mothers
PlotAdventure, Parenting, Friendship
PlaceForest, Aircraft, France, Village
TimeNew Year

The misadventures of a young clumsy Fox and a feisty little red Hen. The Fox, both a little stupid and naïve, tries daily to devour the little Hen, without success. Tired of the repeated humiliation, the Fox is persuaded to steal the Hen’s eggs to raise and then eat. This plan seems perfect, until the moment the chicks hatch…

Wonderstruck (2017)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genredrama, detective
CharactersModels, Wolves, Actors, Orphans, Mothers
PlotLove, Chase, Loneliness, Birthday, Friendship
PlaceNew York, USA, Hospitals
StyleFascinating, Makes me think, Twisted plot

The story of a young boy in the Midwest is told simultaneously with a tale about a young girl in New York from fifty years ago as they both seek the same mysterious connection.

Tiger Zinda Hai (2017)
Markimdb: 5.9
CharactersHorses, Spy, Nurses, Wolves, Warriors
PlotSnow, Hostage, Skirmishes, Revenge, Adventure
StyleAction, Exciting, Tense, Fascinating, For men

When a group of Indian and Pakistani nurses are held hostage in Iraq by the militant Abu Usman, Indian Intelligence (RAW) track down the reclusive agent, Tiger, 8 years after he fled with former Pakistani intelligence (ISI) agent, Zoya. Joining forces in the name of humanity, Tiger and Zoya lead a team of RAW and ISI agents to covertly enter the hospital where the nurses are trapped.

Downrange (2018)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrehorror, action, thriller
CountryJapan, USA
CharactersSnipers, Wolves, Serial killers
PlotTime travel, Travel, Cars, Survival
StyleAction, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating, Psychological problems

Stranded at the side of the road after a tire blowout, a group of friends become targets for an enigmatic sniper.

Hatred (2016)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genredrama, military, history
CharactersJews, Sisters, Farmers, Soldier, Wolves
PlotOn real events, Love, War, Death, Survival
PlaceTrains, Village, Poland, Forest
TimeWorld War II
StyleAction, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating, Makes me think

Summer of 1939. Zosia is a young Polish girl who is deeply in love with Ukrainian Petro. Their great love will be put to the test when her father decides to marry her to a wealthy widower Skiba. Right after wedding she is left alone because her husband is drafted to the Polish army for the war with Germany. Meanwhile, tensions grow due to Jews, Poles, and Ukrainians living side by side.

Staying Vertical (2016)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersPregnant, Farmers, Wolves, Gay
PlotSeduction, Weapon, Passion
StyleLight, Fascinating, Twisted plot

Screenwriter Leo is searching for the wolf in the south of France. During a scouting excursion he is seduced by Marie, a free-spirited and dynamic shepherdess. Nine months later she gives birth to their child. Suffering from post-natal depression and with no faith in Leo, who comes and goes without warning, Marie abandons both of them. Leo finds himself alone, with a baby to care for.

Wolf Totem (2015)
Markimdb: 6.7
CountryChina, France
CharactersDogs, Horses, Wolves
PlotOn real events, Adventure, Survival
PlaceChina, Mongolia, Nature
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Touching, Disturbing, Serious

In 1969, a young Beijing student, Chen Zhen, is sent to live among the nomadic herdsmen of Inner Mongolia. Caught between the advance of civilization from the south and the nomads' traditional enemies - the marauding wolves - to the north; humans and animals, residents and invaders alike, struggle to find their true place in the world

Tales of Halloween (2015)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genrehorror, comedy
CharactersWitch, Hackers, Aliens, Monsters, Demons
PlotLove, Death, Weapon, Fog, Holidays
TimeHalloween, Night
StyleLight, Tense

Ten stories from horror's top directors. Ghosts, ghouls, monsters, and the devil delight in terrorizing unsuspecting residents of a suburban neighborhood on Halloween night. This creepy anthology combines classic Halloween tales with the stuff of nightmares.

Savva. Heart of the Warrior (2015)
Markimdb: 4.4
Genrefantasy, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersDragons, Knights, Monkeys, Childrens, Wolves
PlotFriendship, Adventure, Superpowers, Magic, Travel
PlaceMountains, Village
StyleExciting, Light, Fascinating

A fairytale about a grand life journey of a 10-year old boy Savva devoted to help his Mom and fellow village people to break free from the vicious hyenas.

No One's Child (2014)
Markimdb: 7.6
CountrySerbia, Croatia
CharactersFriends, Wolves, Street children
PlotFuneral, Friendship
PlaceSchool, Forest, Serbia
StyleTouching, Serious, Fascinating

The movie is based on the fascinating, true story of a feral boy whom hunters found among wolves in a forest in the mountains of Bosnia-Herzegovina (BiH) in the mid-1980s. The boy was sent to the institution for children in an attempt to socialize him and got the Muslim name – Haris. Contrary to most predictions, he was developing and making friends quickly. When the war in BiH broke out in 1992, Haris got the letter from local Bosnian authorities which asked for his immediate return. Upon returning to BiH, he had nowhere to go. While wandering aimlessly, he came across a group of soldiers that gave him a gun and took him with them

Brothers of the Wind (2015)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama, adventure, family
CharactersDogs, Eagle, Wolves, Hunters
PlotFriendship, Adventure, Freedom
StyleTouching, Soulful, Tense, Disturbing

The way of the eagle is to raise two chicks. The stronger is destined always to throw the weaker from the nest. Man also has his ways, often to hurt those closest to him. Lukas suffers at the hands of a father who has withdrawn since the loss of his wife. Killed whilst rescuing the infant Lukas, the boy now carries the burden of her death. Our eagle’s story begins in the nest. The first-born chick pushes his weaker brother to a certain death on the forest floor. But fate intervenes and the chick is found by Lukas. Naming him Abel, Lukas cares for the creature in secret, finding a love and companionship denied to him at home. But when the day comes to release Abel back into the wild, will Lukas find his own release into a new life?

Creep (2014)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrehorror, drama
CharactersWolves, Serial killers
PlotObsession, Cancer, Cheating, Pursuit, Excavations
PlaceMountains, Lake, Forest
StyleUnexpected ending, Action, Atmospheric, Disturbing

Looking for work, Aaron comes across a cryptic online ad: “$1,000 for the day. Filming service. Discretion is appreciated.” Low on cash and full of naiveté, he decides to go for it. He drives to a cabin in a remote mountain town where he meets Josef, his cinematic subject for the day. Josef is sincere and the project seems heartfelt, so Aaron begins to film. But as the day goes on, it becomes clear that Josef is not who he says, and his intentions are not at all pure.