The Jungle Book – Latest English Movie
Director : Jon Favreau
Stars: Neel Sethi Voices : Bill Murray (Baloo) Scarlet Johansson (Kaa) Ben Kingsley (Bagheera) Idris Elba (Shere Khan) Lupita Nyong (Raksha)
The Jungle Book is captivating breathtaking and one of the best Disney movies ever made.
The story of the movie is very well known to all – The human boy raised in the jungle by animals, has been retold since Rudyard Kipling wrote it many times on screen. But this modern retake with the perfect computer generated imagery makes for an almost perfect movie. It is difficult to believe while watching the movie that the wise Bagheera , the fearsome man hunter Bengal tiger Sher Khan , the python Kaa all are nothing but animated characters – you believe in them , you invest in their emotions and relationships and their chemistry between each other. The child actor Neel Sethi as Mowgli is also brilliant notwithstanding that this is his first movie.
The plot is slightly different from the original , but very strongly and convincingly told and the adventure in the movie will take you forward into this perfect looking jungle this weekend. Go and see it to believe it.