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Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle


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2018 | PG-13 | Action Adventure | 1hr, 44m

Acclaimed actor and director Andy Serkis reinvents Rudyard Kipling’s beloved masterpiece, in which a boy torn between two worlds accepts his destiny and becomes a legend. Mowgli (Rohan Chand) has ne... full plot below

U.S. Release Date

Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle release date was Friday, December 7, 2018. This was a Netflix Only release.
Thursday, November 29, 2018. This was a Limited in theaters release.

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On DVD & Blu-ray Estimated; not official

February 2019

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Benedict Cumberbatch
Shere Khan (voice)
Christian Bale
Bagheera (voice)
Cate Blanchett
Kaa (voice)
Jack Reynor
Brother Wolf (voice)
Andy Serkis
Baloo (voice)
Naomie Harris
Nisha (voice)
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Directed by

Andy Serkis

Screenwriter

Callie Kloves

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PG-13 for intense sequences of action violence including bloody images, and some thematic elements

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Acclaimed actor and director Andy Serkis reinvents Rudyard Kipling’s beloved masterpiece, in which a boy torn between two worlds accepts his destiny and becomes a legend. Mowgli (Rohan Chand) has never truly belonged in either the wilds of the jungle or the civilized world of man. Now he must navigate the inherent dangers of each on a journey to discover where he truly belongs.

Trivia & Production Notes

  • Since the Jungle Book stories are in the public domain, Disney and Warner Bros. are developing their own Mowgli adventures.
  • This would be Andy Serkis' feature directorial debut after directing second unit on Peter Jackson's The Hobbit movies.
  • Netflix has acquired the film from Warner Bros. for an undisclosed price and will release the movie next year (Variety, 7/27/18).
  • The film will have exclusive limited theatrical engagements starting November 29 in Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, and London. The film will be released globally on Netflix on December 7 and will have an expanded theatrical release in additional theaters in the U.S. and UK (Netflix, 11/8/18).

Also Known As

  • The Jungle Book
  • Jungle Book: Origins

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