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The Jungle Book (2016 movie)

2016 American fantasy adventure film directed and co-produced by Jon Favreau

The Jungle Book is a 2016 American fantasy adventure movie directed by Jon Favreau, written by Justin Marks and produced by Walt Disney Pictures. It is based on Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book and inspired by Walt Disney's 1967 animated movie of the same name.[1]

It stars Neel Sethi as Mowgli with the voices of Bill Murray, Ben Kingsley, Idris Elba, Lupita Nyong'o, Scarlett Johansson, Giancarlo Esposito and Christopher Walken with Garry Shandling.

Favreau, Marks and producer Brigham Taylor developed the movie's story with a mixture between Disney's animated version and Kipling's original books. Filming began in 2014, with filming taking place in Los Angeles.[2]

The Jungle Book was released to very positive reviews in North America on April 15, 2016. It has a 95% on Rotten Tomatoes.

Release DatesEdit

Country Premiere
  Argentina 7 April 2016
  Australia 7 April 2016
  Azerbaijan 7 April 2016
  Belarus 7 April 2016
  Chile 7 April 2016
  Colombia 7 April 2016
  Kazakhstan 7 April 2016
  Malaysia 7 April 2016
  Peru 7 April 2016
  Philippines 7 April 2016
  Russia 7 April 2016
  Singapore 7 April 2016
  Ukraine 7 April 2016
  Uruguay 7 April 2016
  Indonesia 8 April 2016
  India 8 April 2016
  Belgium 13 April 2016
  Finland 13 April 2016
  France 13 April 2016
  Cambodia 13 April 2016
  Sweden 13 April 2016
  Thailand 13 April 2016
  Albania 14 April 2016
  Austria 14 April 2016
  Brazil 14 April 2016
  Germany 14 April 2016
  Denmark 14 April 2016
  Croatia 14 April 2016
  Israel 14 April 2016
  Italy 14 April 2016
  Kuwait 14 April 2016
  Lebanon 14 April 2016
  North Macedonia 14 April 2016
  Netherlands 14 April 2016
  Portugal 14 April 2016
  Bulgaria 15 April 2016
  Canada 15 April 2016
  China 15 April 2016
  Estonia 15 April 2016
  Spain 15 April 2016
  United Kingdom 15 April 2016
  Ireland 15 April 2016
  Lithuania 15 April 2016
  Mexico 15 April 2016
  Norway 15 April 2016
  Pakistan 15 April 2016
  Poland 15 April 2016
  Romania 15 April 2016
  Turkey 15 April 2016
  Taiwan 15 April 2016
  United States 15 April 2016
  Vietnam 15 April 2016
  Cyprus 21 April 2016
  Czech Republic 21 April 2016
  Greece 21 April 2016
  Hungary 21 April 2016
  Hong Kong 26 May 2016
  South Korea 9 June 2016
  Japan 11 August 2016
  Argentina in   Chile 22 October 2016

ReferencesEdit

  1. "The Jungle Book: Production Notes" (PDF). wdsmediafile.com. The Walt Disney Studios. Retrieved March 28, 2016. Cite uses deprecated parameter |dead-url= (help)
  2. Turan, Kenneth (April 14, 2016). "'Jungle Book' is a sweet and scary triumph of modern moviemaking". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 16, 2016.

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