Jumanji

Status: Development

Development: Scripting, budgeting, casting, planning. Zach Helm, who garnered acclaim for penning Stranger Than Fiction, has been tapped to write the script.  Have an update? Send Us Feedback

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Storyline

Two kids play a magical game and release a man trapped for decades in it as well as many dangers that can only be stopped by finishing the game. modified plot formulation from variety.com

Additional Notes

  • Reboot/re-imagining; "an update for the present", per Sony execs. To be based on the book by Chris Van Allsburg. The decision to update the Jumanji property reflects the studio's mandate to increase the focus on films for family audiences (Variety, 08-01-12).