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The Jungle Book: Mowgli's Story (1998)

Now your whole family can relive Disney's 'The Jungle Book', from Mowgli's point of view.

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Shere Khan (voice)
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Akela (voice)
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Raksha (voice)
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Tarzan Chimp (voice)
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Tabaqui (voice)
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Bagheera (voice)
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Chil (voice)
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Baloo (voice)
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Hathi (voice)
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Narrator (voice)
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Chimp 1 (voice)
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Chimp 2 (voice)
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Wolf 1 (voice) (as Ken Campbell)
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Wolf 2 (voice)
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Now your whole family can relive Disney's 'The Jungle Book', from Mowgli's point of view.

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Das Dschungelbuch - Mowglis Abenteuer  »

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Kathy Najimy, who voices Chil the vulture, starred in the movie Cats Don't Dance (1997) which also starred John Rhys-Davies who would later star in The Jungle Book 2 (2003) as the voice of Mowgli and Ranjan's Father. See more »

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Bagheera has blue eyes, however, in next shot eyes are yellow. See more »

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Version of The Jungle Book (2016) See more »

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Written by Al Dubin and Harry Warren
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a career killer for sure
1 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

First of all, what I found interesting-the only thing I found interesting-in this film (and my 5 year old fell asleep ten minutes in) was the weird set design in this movie. Basically, the film was shot in the Malibu foothills with a bunch of supermarket plants thrown around an obvious fake lagoon to simulate some kind of jungle environment, which looked more like something you'd see in a dentist's office or indoor mall. The scenes of Mowgli running among the oak trees with animals thrown together from all corners of the world (I kept waiting for a cute penguin to show up)was just so strange I found it entertaining.

I wonder who decided that this was even release-able-and it's obvious to me that everyone associated with the film must have decamped to drug rehab immediately afterwards. A career ender if I've ever seen one.


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