A spirited, live-action feature of Rudyard Kipling's classic tale about a boy raised by animals in the jungle only to fall in love with an English girl. This sweeping, inspired and in many ways original movie was filmed on location in India with a cast of 52 trained animals.
Cast: Jason Scott Lee
Director: Stephen Sommers
"...Brashly panoramic....The story is told in clear, confident strokes..."
New York Times - Stephen Holden (12/23/1994)
"...Animation come to life...like a jolly piece of Indian pulp art....It works..." -- Rating: B
Entertainment Weekly - Lisa Schwarzbaum (01/13/1995)
"...JUNGLE BOOK provides both rowdy thrills and old-fashioned family entertainment....JUNGLE BOOK entertains in a way both contemporary and traditional..."
Los Angeles Times - David Kronke (12/23/1994)
"...Quite an entertaining movie and a splendid showcase for the talent of Jason Scott Lee....He shows a rare range of dramatic power and physical presence..."
Chicago Sun-Times - Roger Ebert (12/25/1994)