The Jungle Book (2010– )

TV Series  |   |  Animation, Adventure, Family
5.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.7/10 from 25 users  
Reviews: 2 user

Add a Plot

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

Free at IMDb

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 72 titles
created 23 Sep 2011
 
a list of 310 titles
created 07 Jul 2012
 
list image
a list of 9462 titles
created 04 Jul 2013
 
a list of 96 titles
created 01 Feb 2014
 
a list of 35 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "The Jungle Book" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Jungle Book (2010– )

The Jungle Book (2010– ) on IMDb 5.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Jungle Book.

User Polls

Episodes

Seasons


Years



2   1   Unknown  
2012   2010   Unknown  

Videos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Jungle Book (1942)
Action | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A boy raised by wolves tries to adapt to human village life.

Director: Zoltan Korda
Stars: Sabu, Joseph Calleia, John Qualen
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Bagheera the Panther and Baloo the Bear have a difficult time trying to convince a boy to leave the jungle for human civilization.

Director: Wolfgang Reitherman
Stars: Phil Harris, Sebastian Cabot, Louis Prima
Jungle Cubs (1996–1998)
Adventure | Family | Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The comic adventures of the children of the Jungle Book characters as they cope by themselves with life in the wild, search for food, shelter from nature, and learn to get along with each ... See full summary »

Stars: Jim Cummings, Pamela Adlon, Jason Marsden
Adventure | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

Pre-teen jungle boy Mowgli gets to human world and is pursued by P.T.Barnum circus scout Harrison who wants to take him to circus as curiosity. Harrison hires local grandee Buldeo for help ... See full summary »

Director: Dee McLachlan
Stars: Jamie Williams, Billy Campbell, Gulshan Grover
Adventure | Action | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Two teenagers are part of a team searching for the world's most valuable gem, but halfway through their fathers get kidnapped and are held for ransom.

Director: Michael McGreevey
Stars: Gary Collins, Michael Beck, Sean Price McConnell
Mowgli's Brothers (TV Short 1976)
Animation | Family | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A feral child raised by jungle wolves must eventually assert his humanity to save his wolf parents from a tiger's malevolent influence on his pack.

Directors: Chuck Jones, Hal Ambro
Stars: Roddy McDowall, June Foray
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

See Mowgli now! Mowgli will inspire young, artistic and musically minded audiences everywhere with it's original score, fantastic animal costumes, and lively ballet...and of course, the incomparably inspiring Alexander Prior.

Director: Roman Davydov
Stars: Stepan Bubnov, Lyudmila Kasatkina, Yuriy Khrzhanovskiy
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Seeking the freedom to be a wild dog, the son of Lady and the Tramp runs away to join a gang of junkyard dogs.

Directors: Darrell Rooney, Jeannine Roussel
Stars: Scott Wolf, Alyssa Milano, Chazz Palminteri
Tarzan II (Video 2005)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

The tale of Tarzan's misadventures as a boy as he searches for his true identity and the meaning of family.

Director: Brian Smith
Stars: Harrison Chad, George Carlin, Brad Garrett
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

In London during World War II, this is the story of Wendy's daughter, Jane, who is kidnapped by Captain Hook and Peter Pan must come to the rescue.

Directors: Robin Budd, Donovan Cook
Stars: Blayne Weaver, Harriet Owen, Corey Burton
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The adventures of Mowgli, an orphan boy raised by wolves, and his friends in the jungles of India.

Stars: Urara Takano, Banjô Ginga, Julian Bailey
Winnie-the-Pooh (TV Series 1952)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Stars: Pamela Brown, Dorothy Gordon, Deryck Guyler
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Jimmy Hibbert ...
 Baloo (54 episodes, 2010-2012)
...
 Shere Khan (52 episodes, 2010-2012)
Sam Gold ...
 Bagheera / ... (45 episodes, 2012)
...
 Tabaqui / ... (39 episodes, 2010-2012)
Peter Michail ...
 Darzi (28 episodes, 2012)
Joseph J. Terry ...
 Akela / ... (25 episodes, 2012)
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

jungle book | See All (1) »


Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

| |

Language:

| |

Release Date:

18 October 2010 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Das Dschungelbuch  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Version of The Jungle Book See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Actually not that bad!
24 July 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I happened to watch this show with my little sister (who's about 4). At first I didn't care for it too much but after a few episodes it kind of grew on me. I'd say it is aimed as a younger audience in that it's in general a very light-hearted and inoffensive show so it doesn't surprise me too much that a lot of adults wouldn't care for it so much. I actually like it, though, as sometimes it's nice to just watch a harmless show with cute little gags.

A lot of people seem to mistakenly think it's based on the Disney movie (especially in the US since it airs on a Disney channel), but it's not. It is based on the original book and actually follows the book MUCH more closely than the Disney adaptation (although it's not quite as dark). Baloo is the stuffy teacher, Bagheera is more lenient and friendly toward Mowgli, Kaa is a good guy, the wolf pack is actually important, etc. It also includes a lot of characters left out of the Disney adaptation like Tabaqui and Chil, which is nice. Someone who dislikes the Disney adaptation for deviating too much from the book may like this version for staying more loyal.

The art style, while a tad cheap looking at first (pretty common with 3D animated shows) actually isn't that bad. The later episodes do a better job of keeping the characters from moving too stiffly. I certainly don't think lazy is the proper word for the animation, it's clear to me that they're actually trying. Sometimes characters will bump into one another or fumble something they're holding and it's not entirely in service to the plot but rather something to liven up the animation. A 2D animated or more stylized 3D show could probably pull it off better but they do a pretty good job of it in my opinion.

This show IS designed to be more accessible to younger kids so it may not have enough bite for older kids or adults but I actually quite enjoy it and find myself watching it even if my little sister isn't around. I liked the original book and it's nice to see stories sticking more to the source material (although kid-friendly) even though I do enjoy the Disney version too. In my opinion, this show is really good introduction for young kids to the original Jungle Book universe and characters.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss The Jungle Book (2010) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page