Jungle Book
Jungle Book (1942)

The Jungle Book isn't always faithful to the Rudyard Kipling original (in fact, it seldom is), but 1942 audiences swept up in the grandeur of the production values and the lush Technicolor photography didn't mind at all. Indian… More

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Rated: G
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Release Date: May 29, 1998
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Emanuel Levy

Many critics prefer the 1967 Disney version, but Korda's British production, which was nominated for 4 Oscars, is quite enjoyable.

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Staci Layne Wilson

Click to read the article. (Lists all Jungle Book movies.)

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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Kids will like that Mowgli can talk to animals.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The dialogue is fit for a jungle.

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Kevin M. Williams
totally underrated, one of my fav films from childhood and recently seen again and baby it's still got it: magic and the jungle, a lost city with a… More
Anthony Valletta
One of the best tellings of this story.
Stella Dallas
sabu! :D
Sarah Prisbylla
I didn't pay attention to most of it - the parts I saw weren't bad.