The Jungle Book (2015)
The Jungle Book Release Date
October 9, 2015
The Jungle Book Synopsis
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Starring: Cast not yet announced.
Distributor: Buena Vista
Release Date: October 9, 2015
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Disney's Live-Action Jungle Book Has Found Its Mowgli While the Disney adventure directed by Jon Favreau will feature stars like Scarlett Johansson, Idris Elba, Lupita Nyong'o and Ben Kingsley, 10-year-old Neel Sethi will get the spotlight playing Mowgli. The rest will voice the CGI-creatures who inhabit the jungle alongside this friendly feral boy. ...
by Kristy Puchko July 16, 2014 comments
Ben Kingsley Joins Scarlett Johansson And Idris Elba In Jon Favreau's The Jungle Book Based on the classic story written by Rudyard Kipling and adapted by screenwriter Jason Marks (Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li), The Jungle Book will tell the story of a young boy named Mowgli, his adventures with various animals in the rainforest, and, presumably, his reintroduction to human society. Bagheera is classically one of the good guys, having spent years as Mowgli's protector and ward....
by Eric Eisenberg June 25, 2014 comments
Scarlett Johansson And Lupita Nyong'o May Join Idris Elba In Jon Favreau's The Jungle Book Warner Bros.' adaptation of The Jungle Book is starting to pick up steam and now has Andy Serkis ready to work some mo-cap magic, but Disney's competing project based on the same source material is already in its casting stage....
by Eric Eisenberg April 23, 2014 comments
Andy Serkis Taking The Helm Of Jungle Book Movie Serkis has officially come on board The Jungle Book as its helmer. The ambitious project will mark his directorial debut. ...
by Kristy Puchko March 21, 2014 comments
Idris Elba In Talks To Join Jon Favreau's Jungle Book As Shere Khan In the battle between the two in-development Jungle Book adaptations, it looks like Jon Favreau's has bested Ron Howard's in being the first to add to add an actor to the cast.Idris Elba is now in final negotiations to take the role of Shere Khan, the film's central villain in Favreau's take over at Disney....
by Eric Eisenberg March 6, 2014 comments
Ron Howard To Direct The Jungle Book After just a little more than a month of development, director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu decided that making a new adaptation of The Jungle Book with Warner Bros. just wasn't going to fit into his schedule, but already, it seems, the studio has found a replacement....
by Eric Eisenberg February 14, 2014 comments
This Week In Home Entertainment: Best Man Holiday, The Jungle Book, The Americans And More The Jungle Book has become a classic in the Disney canon, thanks to its crisp animation, male protagonist and its position as the last major film Walt Disney was able to put a major stamp on. ...
by Jessica Rawden February 11, 2014 comments
Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu No Longer Directing The Jungle Book Warner Bros. thought they had an ace in the hole with Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, the whimsy-provider who previously directed Babel. It’s easy to see how this could have been Inarritu’s Life Of Pi, but Deadline reports that he’s now out, with the studio seeking a replacement....
by Gabe Toro January 9, 2014 comments
Alice In Wonderland 2 Gets A 2016 Release Date, Johnny Depp And Mia Waskiowka To Return Considering Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland made over $1 billion globally when it came out back in 2010, we all knew that the film would eventually generate a sequel - the main question was "when." Rumblings began earlier this year when The Muppets director James Bobin was rumored for the director's chair, and then a summer report said that Depp was in negotiations to reprise his role as the crazy Mad Hatter, but now the Walt Disney Company has made it official....
by Eric Eisenberg November 22, 2013 comments
Jon Favreau In Talks To Direct New Adaptation Of The Jungle Book Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book has a pretty great history on the big screen thanks to both the animated film from 1967 and the live action adaptation from director Stephen Sommers in 1994, but now the story is getting ready get another feature adaptation, this time potentially from the director of Iron Man....
by Eric Eisenberg November 5, 2013 comments
Disney Plans Live-Action Jungle Book Remake When you're Disney, you've pretty much already got a monopoly on childhood imagination, creating iconic versions of enough fairy tales and inventing enough characters of your own to fill millions of daycare toy chests. But the movie industry pauses for no man, not even Walt Disney's cryogenically frozen head, and at some point you've got to keep making new movies to entertain new generations… even though they're not always going to live up to the old ones...
by Katey Rich July 9, 2013 comments
New Jungle Book Adaptation To Be Developed By Harry Potter Scribe Steve Kloves When discussing The Jungle Book, most people think about the fantastic animated animated version from 1967, but the truth is that there actually is a halfway decent live-action version out there as well. Directed by Stephen Sommers, the Rudyard Kipling adaptation had a stellar cast that included Cary Elwes, Lena Headey, Sam Neill, John Cleese and Jason Flemyng and actually did a great job of integrating real animals into the story....
by Eric Eisenberg April 27, 2012 comments
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