The story follows the upbringing of the human child Mowgli raised by a pack of wolves in the jungles of India. As he learns the often harsh rules of the jungle, under the tutelage of a bear named Baloo and a black panther named Bagheera, Mowgli becomes accepted by the animals of the jungle as one of their own, except for one; the fearsome tiger Shere Khan. But there may be greater dangers lurking in the jungle, as Mowgli comes face to face with his human origins.
Witness the darkest telling of the beloved masterpiece.
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Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of action violence including bloody images, and some thematic elements
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Did You Know?
There are a lot of comments above about actors voicing the characters in this film. According to Andy Serkis, they play the role in an Action Capture environment. Therefore, although you don't see the Human, they are acting the role just as Andy Serkis did in all his action capture roles, like Gollum and King Kong. See more
[Mowgli is in a cage
I lived in a king's palace, in a cage just like this. I bit, and I scratched, and I spent my entire life fighting. Until one day, I just stopped, and they gave me their trust. Gain their trust, and they'll let you out.