Media set in the African wildernessby serge_elia | created - 15 Oct 2017 | updated - 3 months ago | Public
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1. The Lion King (1994)
G | 88 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama
A Lion cub crown prince is tricked by a treacherous uncle into thinking he caused his father's death and flees into exile in despair, only to learn in adulthood his identity and his responsibilities.
Votes: 838,438 | Gross: $312.90M
You can never make a list about Africa without including this film, the highest-grossing traditionally-animated movie of all time, and probably the best Disney movie of all time.
5. Mia and the White Lion (2018)
PG | 98 min | Adventure, Drama, Family
A young girl from London moves to Africa with her parents where she befriends a lion cub.
Votes: 1,412 | Gross: $0.40M
If you wanna a thought-provoking film about the importance of wildlife conservation in Africa, especially when it comes to fighting the controversial canned lion hunting, then this movie is for you (that is, if you can stand the heartbreaking moments in it)
6. Africa (2013)
360 min | Documentary
Africa, the world's wildest continent. David Attenborough takes us on an awe-inspiring journey through one of the most diverse places in the world. We visit deserts, savannas, and jungles and meet up with some of Africa's amazing wildlife.
7. White Lion (2010)
PG | 88 min | Drama, Family
According to the legend of the Shangaan, white lions are the messengers of the gods, but it has been years since one has been seen in their remote African valley. When a white lion is ... See full summary »
8. Out of Africa (1985)
PG | 161 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
In 20th-century colonial Kenya, a Danish baroness/plantation owner has a passionate love affair with a free-spirited big-game hunter.
Votes: 64,640 | Gross: $87.10M
10. The Last Lions (2011)
PG | 88 min | Documentary, Family
Fifty years ago there were close to half-a-million lions in Africa. Today there are around 20,000. To make matters worse, lions, unlike elephants, which are far more numerous, have ... See full summary »
Votes: 3,825 | Gross: $0.64M
13. Big Cat Diary (1996– )
TV-G | 25 min | Documentary
Come along on an adventure with Jonathan Scott, Simon King, and other professionals and camera crews as they journey through the Masai Mara game park in Kenya, Africa. In their travels they... See full summary »
David Attenborough Wildlife Specials (1995– )
Lions: Spy in the Den
TV-PG | 59 min | Documentary
Introducing 'Bouldercam' - a revolutionary remote camera device that boldly goes where no camera has gone before - right into the heart of a lion pride.
18. Eye of the Leopard (2006 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary, Drama
One of my favorite documentaries of all time!
19. Whispers: An Elephant's Tale (2000)
G | 72 min | Family
A nameless baby male elephant was just getting used to life in the herd, when poachers kill his mother, so he runs and gets lost. He's found by a grouchy female, Groove, the sister of a ... See full summary »
Votes: 249 | Gross: $0.50M
22. The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)
R | 110 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller
A bridge engineer and an experienced old hunter begin a hunt for two lions after they start attacking local construction workers.
Votes: 52,581 | Gross: $38.62M
25. Gorillas in the Mist (1988)
PG-13 | 129 min | Biography, Drama
The story of Dian Fossey, a scientist who came to Africa to study the vanishing mountain gorillas, and later fought to protect them.
Votes: 22,203 | Gross: $24.72M
27. The African Queen (1951)
PG | 105 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance
In Africa during World War I, a gin-swilling riverboat captain is persuaded by a strait-laced missionary to use his boat to attack an enemy warship.
Votes: 66,514 | Gross: $0.54M
30. Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (2016 Video Game)
T | Action, Adventure, Drama
Thrown back into the dangerous underworld he'd tried to leave behind, Nathan Drake must decide what he's willing to sacrifice to save the ones he loves.
Most of this game involves exploring the vast wilderness of Madagascar (an African country itself), as well as a jungle island off the coast of the country – in either location, you find wild lemurs roaming.
31. I Dreamed of Africa (2000)
PG-13 | 114 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance
Kuki, a divorced Italian socialite, changes her life after a serious car crash. She accepts a marriage proposal from Paolo Gallmann, a man she doesn't know well, and she moves to Kenya with... See full summary »
Votes: 4,125 | Gross: $6.54M
32. King Solomon's Mines (1950)
Passed | 103 min | Action, Adventure, Romance
Adventurer Allan Quartermain leads an expedition into uncharted African territory in an attempt to locate an explorer who went missing during his search for the fabled diamond mines of King Solomon.