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Mowgli, missing the jungle and his old friends, runs away from the man village unaware of the danger he's in by going back to the wild.

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Storyline

Jungle boy Mowgli (voiced by Osment) decides to forsake civilized village life for the "bare necessities" of the wild with his old friends. However, the evil tiger Shere Khan is looking for a little payback after Mowgli's last adventure. Trouble's a-brewing! Written by Anonymous

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A big bear, a wild child, a cool cat, and a little Jungle Boogie! See more »


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14 February 2003 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Das Dschungelbuch 2  »

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Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$943,710 (Spain) (18 April 2003)

Gross:

£8,171,735 (UK) (6 June 2003)
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Trivia

The character of King Louie from The Jungle Book (1967) is not in this movie, because Disney would have had to pay the estate of voice actor Louis Prima had the character appeared in the film in any form. See more »

Goofs

Before the "Jungle Rhythm" song, Shanti picks up an empty basket and puts three mangoes in it. In the next shot with the basket, it is full of mangoes, with no time to pick that many. See more »

Quotes

Shanti: [Shanti is lost in the jungle] Who's there?
Kaa: Exssscussse me, pleassse...
[he begins hypnotizing Shanti]
Kaa: ... might I be of sssome asssissstansssce?
Kaa: Are you lossst, little one? Are you hungry? I'm ssstarved!
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Part of the end credits cast shadows on a backdrop, similar to Mowgli's shadow-puppets in the beginning of the film. See more »


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Jungle Rhythm
Words and Music by Lorraine Feather and Paul Grabowsky
Performed by Haley Joel Osment, Mae Whitman, and Connor Funk
Arranged, Orchestrated and Conducted by Martin Erskine
Choral Arrangement by Doug Besterman
Chorus: Colin Davis, Jon Robert Hall, D.J. Harper, Karen Harper, Luana Jackman, Meagan Moore, Bobbi Page, and Ayana Williams
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Return to the Indian jungle
9 September 2007 | by (Norway) – See all my reviews

You can say what you want about sequels, but some movies are suitable for them. That's the case of "Jungle Book", one of my dearest childhood memories. Although the Disney's sequels have earned a bad reputation (which it's understandable, but that's another discussion for now).

SPOILER) It's ironic that they took almost 36 years to make a sequel, but the movie takes place not many days after Mowgli came to the man village (SPOILERS OVER).

The story works actually better in this movie, the script is more tight and that's makes this movie watchable and enjoying. Mowgli's emotional journey is more well portrayed in this feature and almost (mark my word; almost) every character from the first movie appears again, which is nice. The new characters are also acceptable.

But the new songs and the humor are terrible and annoying. The animation is colorful, but I don't quite understand why this movie was released on theaters, when it has almost the same quality than a directly to video/DVD feature. Maybe the directors wanted this film to reach a bigger audience? Well, that's another discussion for now.

For those who like sequels; this is a okay movie and exiting movie.


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