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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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Wolf 1 (voice) (as Ken Campbell)
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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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This is the first and only time in a Jungle Book movie made by Disney where Bagheera is a female character. See more »

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Spotted hyena is native to Africa. See more »

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Version of Jungle Book (1995) See more »

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Reviewers Are Correct; This Is Cheap
6 February 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Colors = pretty; Animals = beautiful; Story = lame with insultingly-stupid-and unrealistic dialog; Acting = bad; Special-effects = the worst, just horrible.

In fact, about the latter: if you've seen the sci-fi movies of the 1950s, particularly Ed Wood's movies, you get an idea how bad this film is in that regard.

If you want details of exactly how hokey some of these scenes were, how cheaply-made this film was, then read several of the others viewers' comments here. I agree with them: this film is so poorly constructed, it was embarrassing to watch. I only viewed it because I was impressed with the 1994 version of "The Jungle Book," with Jason Scott Lee, and I remembered the only animated fondly, as well. I was hoping this would be entertaining, too. Well......wrong!!


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