Most Popular Borneo Movies and TV Shows
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1. Survivor (2000– )
TV-PG | 60 min | Adventure, Game-Show, Reality-TV
A reality show where a group of contestants are stranded in a remote location with little more than the clothes on their back. The lone survivor of this contest takes home a million dollars.
3. Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid (2004)
PG-13 | 97 min | Action, Adventure, Horror
A scientific expedition sets out for Borneo to seek a flower called the Blood Orchid, which could grant longer life. Meanwhile, they run afoul of snakes and each other.
Votes: 27,430 | Gross: $32.24M
4. King Kong Lives (1986)
PG-13 | 105 min | Action, Adventure
Kong falls from the twin towers and he appears to be alive. However, his heart is failing, so it's replaced with an artificial one. All is well until he senses that there's a female Kong somewhere out there and escapes wreaking havoc.
Votes: 5,123 | Gross: $4.71M
5. The Sleeping Dictionary (2003)
R | 109 min | Drama, Romance
A young Englishman is sent to Malaysian Borneo in the 1930s to stay with a tribe as UK's colonial representative. A local woman (J.Alba) helps him understand local tradition and language. He falls in love with her etc. despite the taboo.
6. Creation (I) (2009)
PG-13 | 108 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
Torn between faith and science, and suffering hallucinations, English naturalist Charles Darwin struggles to complete 'On the Origin of Species' and maintain his relationship with his wife.
Votes: 13,389 | Gross: $0.34M
7. Celine and Julie Go Boating (1974)
Unrated | 193 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
A mysteriously linked pair of young women find their daily lives preempted by a strange boudoir melodrama that plays itself out in a hallucinatory parallel reality.
Votes: 4,312 | Gross: $0.03M
8. Farewell to the King (1989)
PG-13 | 117 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
Borneo, 1942: An American soldier escapes WWII and becomes the king of the headhunters in the jungle. Two British soldiers are parachuted into the area to find local support for the battle against the Japanese.
Votes: 2,509 | Gross: $2.42M
9. Paradise War: The Story of Bruno Manser (2019)
142 min | Drama
1984: Searching for an experience that goes deeper than the superficiality of modern civilization, Bruno Manser travels into the jungles of Borneo and finds it with the nomadic Penan tribe.... See full summary »
10. DNA (1996 Video)
R | 105 min | Action, Adventure, Horror
A mad scientist's DNA experiment on the bones of a mysterious jungle creature brings the carnivorous beast that resembles the Predator to life, and only his former assistant Ash Mattley and CIA operative Claire Sommers can stop it.
12. Bonneville (2006)
PG | 93 min | Comedy, Drama
Three women take a road trip to Santa Barbara in order to deliver the ashes of one of their dead husbands to his resentful daughter.
Votes: 2,486 | Gross: $0.49M
13. The Spiral Road (1962)
Approved | 139 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance
In 1936, a Dutch physician who treats leprosy patients in the jungles of Indonesia has a dangerous run-in with a local witch-doctor who uses black magic to kill his enemies.
14. Born to Be Wild (2011)
G | 40 min | Documentary, Short, Adventure
This heartwarming film documents orphaned orangutans and elephants and the extraordinary people who rescue and raise them-saving endangered species one life at a time.
Votes: 2,884 | Gross: $25.89M
15. Tom and Jerry: The Fast and the Furry (2005 Video)
G | 75 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
After wrecking their house during a chase, Tom and Jerry enter a race around the world where the winner gets a new fancy house.
16. Three Came Home (1950)
Not Rated | 106 min | Drama, War
During Word War II, American author Agnes Newton Keith is imprisoned by the Japanese in various POW camps in North Borneo and Sarawak.
18. The Diamond of Jeru (2001 TV Movie)
120 min | Adventure, Drama
Based on Louis L'Amour novel, The Diamond of Jeru tells the story of an American scientist and his wife who hire an ex-pat war veteren to act as a guide on a journey up an unchartered ... See full summary »
19. The Magic Curse (1975)
85 min | Adventure, Horror
After being told that his uncle disappeared in Boreos jungles, Man-Ying goes there immediately on a rescue mission. He is attacked by some sort of cannibalistic zombies and soon it is clear... See full summary »
20. Gong gui zai (1983)
93 min | Horror
While filming in Malacca, a Hong Kong film crew release the Red Dwarf ghost from her tomb. They continue on to Borneo to stay with a local tribe. It is there that the ghost begins to kill them one by one.
22. The Fruit Hunters (2012)
Not Rated | 95 min | Documentary
Adventurers, exotic fruits fanatics and even movie star Bill Pullman, are the subjects of The Fruit Hunters, the new film from acclaimed director Yung Chang. A thrilling journey through ... See full summary »
23. The Place of the Dead (1997 TV Movie)
100 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller
A group of soldiers on a British Army expedition attempt to navigate an unexplored Malaysian gully. So inaccessible is the area, that they must ascend the highest mountain in Southeast Asia... See full summary »
29. The Pink Panther: Hokus Pokus Pink (1998 Video Game)
E | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Traveling salesman Pink Panther must go around the world to find the ingredients needed for a potion that can help a little girl mistakenly turned into a monster by a warlock to become an "immortal magical ninja princess mermaid".
Star: Michael Sinterniklaas
30. Jungle Cavalcade (1941)
Approved | 76 min | Documentary, Adventure
"Frank Buck's Jungle Cavalcade" is nearly a 100% compilation film that consists of footage from three previous Frank Buck expedition films; "Bring 'em Back Alive," "Wild Cargo," and "Fang ... See full summary »
31. Explorers of the World (1931)
Passed | 120 min | Documentary, Adventure, History
A compilation film, produced by the American Museum of Natural History, with footage from six major expeditions of the 20th-Century; the Stoll-McCracken Siberian Artic expedition, for the ... See full summary »
35. Dusty's Trail: Summit of Borneo (2013)
65 min | Documentary, Adventure, Family
Dusty's Trail is an inspirational documentary about a young man's journey with Duchenne muscular dystrophy, a fatal and debilitating muscle wasting condition that affects one in 3,500 boys ... See full summary »
38. Wildman's Land (1937)
45 min | Documentary
A travelogue showing the sights of the island of Borneo in the Dutch West Indies, highlighting the spectacular mountains and jungles, and looking at how local tribesmen--known at the time as the "Wild Men of Borneo"--survive.
91 min | Documentary
Singapore is a tiny island city-state at the southern tip of the Malay peninsula. Almost five people per square foot live within its borders, representing almost every culture, cuisine and ... See full summary »
Director: Rick Ray
40. Trump to Shrink Some National Monuments for Economic Purposes (2017 Video)
12 min | Short, News
Styx has good and bad things, mostly good, to say about Donald Trump shrinking National Monuments.
41. Earth Tigers - Tarantulas of Borneo (1999)
40 min | Documentary, Short
Filmed entirely on location in the Sarawak - Earth Tigers explores the tarantula spider mythology of the 19th century, head hunting, Dyak tribal peoples.
Deadly Art (2011– )
Diving in the ocean off Borneo, Steve presents the barracuda, a top predator in and around coral reefs, nicknamed marine pike, which hunts either individually or in large schools. Mike ... See full summary »
Mutant Planet (2010– )
TV-G | 44 min | Documentary
Borneo: a strange place of mutant creatures and plants seen nowhere else on Earth. Pygmy forest mammals, weird co-evolved partnerships between plants and animals, the world's rarest ape and... See full summary »
Man vs. Wild (2006–2020)
TV-PG | 46 min | Adventure, Reality-TV
After being lowered from a helicopter and climbing down form the jungle canopy, Bear makes a torch to explore a cave in hopes of finding a stream. But mountain streams have waterfalls which... See full summary »
Natural Curiosities (2013– )
TV-PG | 22 min | Documentary
David presents the progress into IQ research concerning some highly intelligent, long under-estimated species. First the orangutan, a forest primate from the Indonesian jungles, originally ... See full summary »
Deadly 60 (2009– )
Inedited Killer Encounters
In this extra episode on species Steve couldn't show in the regular ones, he starts in Australia with a spider. In Borneo, a viciously poisonous centipede made him sweat, especially as it ... See full summary »
Star: Steve Backshall