Jungle Cruise Movie

Jungle Cruise movie poster

Who's Involved:

Paul Giamatti, Dwayne Johnson, Emily Blunt, Jaume Collet-Serra, Glenn Ficarra, Jesse Plemons, Michael Green, John Requa, Edgar Ramirez, John Davis, Beau Flynn, Dany Garcia, John Fox, Jack Whitehall

Release Date:

Friday, July 30, 2021 (Nationwide)

Rating: N/A

Runtime: N/A

Plot: What's the story about?

Set in the early 20th century and takes place in the Amazon jungle. Dwayne Johnson will play a boat captain who takes his sister (Emily Blunt) and her brother (Jack Whitehall) on a mission to find a tree believed to possess healing powers.

from hollywoodreporter.com

Poll: Will you see Jungle Cruise?

Cast: Who stars in it?

Crew: Who's making Jungle Cruise

A look at the Jungle Cruise behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Jaume Collet-Serra last directed The Commuter and The Shallows. The film's writer John Requa last wrote Smallfoot and Focus.


John Davis
Beau Flynn
John Fox
Dany Garcia

Production: What we know about Jungle Cruise

Key Facts

  1. Jack Whitehall will play Emily Blunt’s brother in the film — a key role in the storyline (Hollywood Reporter, 4/2/18).
  2. The Hollywood Reporter (1-31-18) said the film is inspired by “The African Queen" starring Humphrey Bogart and Katharine Hepburn and hope to see the similar kind of chemistry with Dwayne Johnson/Emily Blunt pairing.
  3. Based on the popular Walt Disney World theme park ride.

Filming Timeline

On or about March 11, 2020, the film was in Completed status.

On or about October 19, 2018, the film was in Post-Production status.

On or about May 6, 2018, the film was in Production status.

Starts production late May 2018 and will shoot through the summer.

On or about April 7, 2017, the film was in Pre-Production status.

Looking at a spring 2018 start of production.

On or about August 19, 2015, the film was in Development status.

Dwayne Johnson has joined the cast.

On or about January 30, 2010, the film was in Development status.

Jungle Cruise Release Date: When is it coming out?

Jungle Cruise is coming out in 2021 on Friday, July 30, 2021 (Nationwide release). There is 1 other movie coming out on the same date, including The Green Knight.

Questions: Asked About Jungle Cruise

Feb. 23, 2020
Will Jungle Cruise be rated PG?
Apr. 7, 2020 Disney is certainly aiming for a family-friendly PG rating by the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA). Dwayne Johnson's previous Disney films such The Game Plan (2007) and Race to Witch Mountain (2009) were both rated PG.
Apr. 3, 2020
Why was Jungle Cruise delayed to July 30, 2021?
Apr. 7, 2020 Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Disney pushed Jungle Cruise (starring Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt) back a full year to July 2021. As Johnson explained on Instagram (04/04/2020), "I feel great and bullish about this date as it gives us time for Disney to be fully operational in all their businesses—theme parks, hotels, cruise ships, but more importantly, it gives the world time to bounce back to living confidently, productively and joyously once again. Thank you, Disney leadership team. And thank you to all the fans worldwide. The movie will be worth the wait."


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