“The Jungle Book”
Release Date: April 15, 2016
MPAA Rating: PG (for some sequences of scary action and peril)
Director: Jon Favreau
Writer: Justin Marks (based on Rudyard Kipling’s stories)
Stars: Neel Sethi, Ben Kingsley, Bill Murray
Disney's live-action reboot of "The Jungle Book" proves that retreading old ground doesn't have to be a lame excuse for a cash grab. This movie is exciting, full of heart and packed with some of the most breathtaking visuals in recent cinema history.
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