The Jungle Book

A lavish Technicolor version of Rudyard Kipling's classic. This film earned Academy Award nominations for cinematography, music and art direction.
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: Not Rated
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 49 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Released: February 19, 2002
  • Originally Released: 1942
  • Label: Alpha Video
  • Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
  • Packaging: Keep Case
  • Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33

Performers, Cast and Crew:

Starring , , , &
Directed by &
Music by
Screenwriting by
Original story by
Cinematography by &
Produced by &

Entertainment Reviews:

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Total Count: 39

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AUDIENCE SCORE
User Ratings: 714,929
The standout song goes to Harris, a rhythmic 'Bare Necessities' extolling the value of a simple life and credited to Terry Gilkyson. Full Review
Variety
Nov 3, 2009
Rating: 2/4 -- Here's yet another animated feature from Disney's mostly barren stretch between its two golden ages, a film that plays better in nostalgia-tinged memories than in the here-and-now. Full Review
Creative Loafing
Apr 18, 2014
Rating: 3/4 -- Disney's grandniece recently cast aspersions on the picture, but I don't share her pessimism. Full Review
Film Freak Central
Mar 10, 2014
Rating: 3/4 -- [Blu-ray Review] Looking and sounding like a million bucks (or more) and full of exhaustive bonus content new and vintage, the Blu-ray release of "The Jungle Book" is a must-own for anyone who loves animation, the Walt Disney studio, or film in general. Full Review
TheFilmFile.com
Feb 24, 2014
The result is thoroughly delightful. The reasons for its success lie in Disney's own unfettered animal spirits, his ability to be childlike without being childish. Full Review
TIME Magazine
Apr 15, 2016
Rating: 7/10 -- Written by the Sherman Brothers, the songs are catchy and make me smile every time I hear them. Full Review
Rotoscopers
Feb 6, 2019
It's also got great knockabout visual gags, mercifully little cutey-poo sentiment, and reasonable songs. Full Review
Time Out
Sep 30, 2006

Description by OLDIES.com:

The whole family will enjoy this lavish Technicolor version of Rudyard Kipling's classic adventure story. The Jungle Book tells the tale of a young boy named Mowgli, who is raised from infancy by wolves in the jungles of India. Imagine his surprise when he comes face to face with a creature he has never seen before - man!

Mowgli's daring exploits take him from the fabulous bejewelled secret City Of The Dead Kings to a final encounter with his mortal enemy - Shere-Khan the Killer Tiger! This film's brilliantly colorful cinematography, music and art direction all earned Academy Award nominations.

Product Description:

Rudyard Kipling's classic tale of a jungle boy raised by wolves is brought to the screen with all the swashbuckling excitement of the great book. This film version garnered four Academy Award Nominations, including Best (Black-and-White) Cinematography.

Plot Synopsis:

Rudyard Kipling's classic story of Mowgli, the baby boy abandoned in the jungle, and found by a panther who takes the child to a family of wolves, who will keep him safe, well-cared for and loved.
But when a vicious tiger comes around threatening the boy, it becomes clear that the child must leave the animal kingdom and find his place among a species he has never known: human beings.

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Product Info

  • Sales Rank: 25,752
  • UPC: 089218301192
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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