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The Jungle Book (1994)

Rudyard Kipling's classic tale of Mowgli, the orphaned jungle boy raised by wolves, and how he becomes king of the jungle.

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(characters from novel "The Jungle Book"), (story) (as Ronald Yanover) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Mowgli
... Boone
... Kitty
... Brydon
... Dr. Plumford
... Wilkins
Stefan Kalipha ... Buldeo
... Harley
... Tabaqui (as Anirudh Agrawal)
... Nathoo
... Mowgli, age 5
Joanna Wolff ... Kitty, age 5
Liza Walker ... Alice
Rachel Robertson ... Rose
Natalie Morse ... Margaret
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Storyline

An adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's classic tale of Mowgli the jungle boy who is raised by wolves after being lost when a tiger attacked an encampment and killed his father. Years later he finds himself re-united with his childhood love Kitty and back in the "civilization" of Colonial India which he finds far less civilized then his jungle haunts. The search for a lost treasure shows who the truly civilized members of society are. Written by Susan Southall <stobchatay@aol.com>

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Born of men. Raised by animals. Destined for adventure. See more »


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Rated PG for action/violence and some mild language | See all certifications »

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Disney's Official Site

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25 December 1994 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book  »

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Budget:

$27,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$44,342,956
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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

For safety reasons a blue screen was used for all of the moments where an actor is face to face with a big cat. See more »

Goofs

During the scene where Mowgli first enters the room of the stuffed animal heads, William walks in with the elephant knife behind his back. When the scene switches to him sitting down with his hands picking at his pants, the knife is gone, without him setting it down or dropping it. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Colonel Brydon: [narrating] Life is a spinning wheel, it has been said. With each spoke, a tale to be told. So keep silence along the banks, and I will tell you one of these tales; a story as enchanting as the jungle itself. It is about pride, and power, and treasure... and about fangs, and claws, and talons... but mostly, it is about love. My new command was at the edge of the world, surrounded by a million miles of jungle. With me was my daughter Katherine, whom everyone called Kitty. Leading us ...
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Connections

Version of The Jungle Book: The Adventures of Mowgli (1989) See more »

Soundtracks

Two Different Worlds
(International Release of the Movie) (Uncredited)
Written by Richard Page, Marc Jordan, and Spencer Proffer
Performed by Kenny Loggins
Produced and arranged by Kenny Loggins and Stephen Croes
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I can't believe this movie rated so low!
31 January 2003 | by See all my reviews

I love this movie,I rated it a 10.I can't believe this movie rated so low!This movie is full of action and adventure.The monkeys in it are a hoot.I loved the Indiana Jones style ending.The casting is perfect.My teenage daughter adores this movie.A must see that is perfect for the whole family.


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