A6 - Leopards, lions, cougars, tigers, cheetahsby road-traveled | created - 22 Apr 2015 | updated - 26 Oct 2016 | Public
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1. 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 »
2. David Attenborough Wildlife Specials (1995– )
TV-PG | 60 min | Documentary
Occasional series of one-off documentaries, each examining the lifestyle of a particular animal.
Star: David Attenborough
4. Jungle Cat (1960)
Approved | 69 min | Documentary, Family
This documentary chronicles the life of a female spotted jaguar in the South American jungle.
A leopard in South America. True Life Adventures, Disney.
National Geographic Explorer (1985– )
National Geographic television special about the lives of leopards.
Star: Keith David
A leopard with a tracking device is followed through the seasons. Mala Mala Game Reserve.
6. Africa: The Serengeti (1994)
Not Rated | 39 min | Documentary, Short
Tanzania's Serengeti Plains are the landscape we picture when we think of Africa. For millions of years, the drama of survival has played out here and once a year, millions of antelope ... See full summary »
7. Born Free (1966)
PG | 95 min | Adventure, Drama, Family
The story of George and Joy Adamson and the orphaned lion cub, Elsa, they adopt.
East Africa cats.
9. Living Free (1972)
G | 90 min | Adventure, Drama, Family
When Elsa's three mischievous cubs begin wreaking havoc on the nearby villages, Joy and her husband are forced to move them hundreds of miles to a game preserve.
Kenya cats. Gorgeous locations
10. The African Lion (1955)
Approved | 75 min | Family, Documentary
The Milotte's spend three years in Africa filming a lion.
Part of Walt Disney's Legacy Collection, volume 3, Creature's of the Wild. Lion and wildlife in Africa.
11. Napoleon and Samantha (1972)
G | 92 min | Adventure, Drama
Two young children, who, rather than part with an old pet lion who was once a circus performer, go on a perilous mountain trek to stay with a recluse friend.
A lion and chickens. filmed in Oregon- Canyon City, John Day, Strawberry Mountain. Worth checking out for Jodie's first starring movie role, and Michael Douglas as a good guy.
12. Charlie, the Lonesome Cougar (1967)
Approved | 75 min | Adventure, Family
When a cougar raised by a group of loggers in the Pacific Northwest reverts to its natural instincts, the consequence could threaten its life.
A cougar and Chainsaw, the fox terrier dog. Filmed on the Columbia River gorge, Pacific Northwest. 1960s era. Lumber mill, logging camps, log drive on the Snake River. Rex Allen narration.
13. Two Brothers (2004)
PG | 109 min | Adventure, Drama, Family
Two tigers are separated as cubs and taken into captivity, only to be reunited years later as enemies by an explorer who inadvertently forces them to fight each other.
Votes: 13,821 | Gross: $18.95M
1920s, Thailand and Cambodia. Tiger brothers.
Natural World (1983– )
A Tiger Called Broken Tail
Passionate English conservationist Collin Stafford-Johnson and his Indian local friend - Hindi interpreter Salim started a unique documentary on a tiger family in Ranthambhore National Park... See full summary »
Star: Colin Stafford-Johnson
Tiger family in India, at Ranthambhore National Park, an abandoned royal fort in Rajastan. One tiger with a special personality had a broken tail. A journey of 100 miles on horseback to discover what happened to broken tail. This DVD also had extra scenes in the special features section.
101 East (2006– )
India: Last of the Tigers
Conservationists are in a desperate and uphill battle to save India's tigers from extinction.
Tigers in India. Most scenes at the water. Tigress and 2 cubs. National Geographic. Kanha National Park and Ranthamshor NP. 1985 film.
Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (2002– )
Star: Simon Barritt
Leopards, cheetahs and lions. Leopard are the top cat in the Kalahari. great cinematography. Many scenes of eating prey. Ostriches -2 Ostriches can take care of 300 young ostriches. A Parthenon Entertainment LTD. production. A Mutual of Omaha Wild Kingdom episode. Animal Planet. A 24 page booklet included. Very informative, great pictures. Didn't care for electronic music, too intrusive. Not close-captioned. Some narration didn't care for. I've watched numerous Kalahari wildlife specials. This one has new information, and with new scenes of wildlife, well worth watching.
17. Chang: A Drama of the Wilderness (1927)
Passed | 69 min | Adventure, Documentary
Elephants disrupt the lives of a family deep in the jungles of Northern Siam, and an entire village.
Votes: 821 | Gross: $0.61M
Leopards and tigers.
Nova (1974– )
TV-PG | Documentary
Nova follows the excavation of a paleontologist's gold mine, an Australian cave containing fossils of eight new species of kangaroo, and the ultimate prize, a complete skeleton of the ... See full summary »
a marsupial lion in Australia. Film shows how a lion is reconstructed with the latest technology.
Nature (1982– )
Siberian Tiger Quest
TV-PG | 54 min | Documentary, Family
Embark with conservation ecologist Chris Morgan on a great challenge: to find and film the Siberian tiger.
Siberian tigers in Russia's far eastern forests. Majority of film footage from Sooyong Park, who lived in the forest for over 5 years filming the tigers. Park recognized individual tigers and families.
22. 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 »
White lion, from cub to adult in South Africa. Springtime in South Africa, green and lush.
23. Duma (2005)
PG | 100 min | Adventure, Drama, Family
An orphaned cheetah becomes the best friend and pet of a young boy living in South Africa.
Votes: 7,445 | Gross: $0.86M
filmed in Botswana, South Africa
National Geographic Explorer (1985– )
Science of Cats
49 min | Documentary, History
History of cats, from wild to domestic. Where cats were domesticated. Visits to Egypt. Part of National Geographic Classic: Cats and Dogs, 3 DVD set.
25. The Secret Life of Cats (1999 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 54 min | Documentary
The Secret Life of Cats takes a whimsical but tough look at the darker side of our feline companions and their impact on wildlife throughout the world. From the county parks of Miami to the... See full summary »
Cats abandoned. Hunting cats. Wildlife killed by cats. New Zealand feral cats. Australia and feral cats. Part of National Geographic Classic: Cats and Dogs. 3 DVD set.
26. When the Cat's Away (1996)
R | 91 min | Comedy, Romance
Chloe, a young woman, is going on holidays. She entrusts her beloved cat to Madame Renée's care. But one day Madame Renée (an old lady of the neighborhood) can not find the cat. Chloe ... See full summary »
Votes: 3,094 | Gross: $1.65M
Chloe and her cat Gris Gris in a neighborhood in Paris.
27. The Three Lives of Thomasina (1963)
Approved | 97 min | Drama, Family
Thomasina the cat brings a family together, through her mysterious death and reappearance.
A cat in rural Scotland. Filmed in Inverary, Argyll and Bute, Scotland.
28. Red Dog (2011)
PG | 92 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
Based on the legendary true story of the Red Dog who united a disparate local community while roaming the Australian outback in search of his long lost master.
Red, the cat. And Red, the dog. In Australia.
29. Harry and Tonto (1974)
R | 115 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
When his apartment building is torn down, a retired lifelong New Yorker goes on a cross country odyssey with his beloved cat Tonto.
A cat on a journey. Filmed in Illinois, California, Sedona -Arizona, Las Vegas.
30. The Cats of Mirikitani (2006)
Not Rated | 74 min | Documentary
Documentary about red-beret-ed Jimmy Mirikitani, a feisty painter working and living on the street, near the World Trade Center, when 9/11 devastates the neighborhood. A nearby film editor,... See full summary »
Mirikitani, born in California, educated in Hiroshima. Drawings of cats. Mirikitani moves in with the film Director, Linda, and befriends Linda's cat, a tortoise shell.
31. Bringing Up Baby (1938)
Not Rated | 102 min | Comedy, Family, Romance
While trying to secure a $1 million donation for his museum, a befuddled paleontologist is pursued by a flighty and often irritating heiress and her pet leopard, Baby.
32. Fast, Cheap & Out of Control (1997)
PG | 80 min | Documentary
An exploration of the careers of four unrelated professionals: a lion tamer, a robotics expert, a topiary gardener, and a naked mole rat specialist.
Votes: 3,471 | Gross: $0.83M
Lion tamer, retired.
33. Cat Dancers (2007)
Not Rated | 75 min | Documentary
The story of the Cat Dancers, one of the world's first exotic tiger entertainment acts, and the tragic accidents that brought their tale to an end.
Lions, tigers, leopards performing. A visit to Amazing Exotics, a ranch in Florida. Shown at the ranch are chimpanzees, ostriches, giraffes, cats. Advisory, disturbing film.
34. Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)
Not Rated | 115 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A young New York socialite becomes interested in a young man who has moved into her apartment building, but her past threatens to get in the way.
35. Life of Pi (2012)
PG | 127 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
A young man who survives a disaster at sea is hurtled into an epic journey of adventure and discovery. While cast away, he forms an unexpected connection with another survivor: a fearsome Bengal tiger.
Votes: 548,958 | Gross: $124.99M
A Bengal tiger on an ocean voyage.
36. Kimba, the White Lion (1966)
75 min | Animation, Drama
The story of a white lion cub growing to become the king of the jungle. The movie is an edited version of the 1965 Japanese television series of the same name based on the eponymous 1950s manga.
White lion and African wildlife community. Japanese anime.
37. Coraline (2009)
PG | 100 min | Animation, Drama, Fantasy
An adventurous 11-year-old girl finds another world that is a strangely idealized version of her frustrating home, but it has sinister secrets.
Votes: 182,944 | Gross: $75.29M
A dark grey cat and a girl.
38. The Stars Fell on Henrietta (1995)
PG | 109 min | Drama
The setting is early America during the oil boom. An elderly, down on his luck "oil man", Mr. Cox (Robert Duvall), finds himself in the town of Henrietta. Using unconventional methods, he ... See full summary »
Votes: 679 | Gross: $0.10M
A cat and his buddy, Texas.
39. Let the Right One In (2008)
R | 114 min | Drama, Horror, Romance
Oskar, an overlooked and bullied boy, finds love and revenge through Eli, a beautiful but peculiar girl.
Votes: 198,060 | Gross: $2.12M
A house with a lot of cats.