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It follows the 2002 film Hey Arnold! Despite the familiar title this movie is actually a blend of the classic 1967 Jungle Book movie from Disney, and Rudyard Kipling's collective works based around the adventures of Mowgli. The other animals come to Mowgli’s aide just in time, forcing Shere Khan to retreat, and the dying Akela names Mowgli as his successor. It's a coming-of-age story unable to push forward in all the ways that really matter.  Speaking of the move, Serkis stated: "I'm really excited about Netflix for Mowgli. Filming took place in South Africa and at Warner Bros. Studios in Leavesden, England.  At the time of the announcement, Deadline Hollywood described the film as "over-baked and over-budget" and said it allowed Warner Bros. to avoid "Pan-like box office bomb headlines" and saved them millions of dollars for not needing to promote the film. , Matt Zoller Seitz of RogerEbert.com awarded Mowgli two stars, criticizing the film's motion capture effects and comparing the film unfavorably to Favreau's The Jungle Book. Bagheera, a panther, finds a surviving infant boy and takes him to Nisha and Vihaan’s family of Indian wolves. Add the first question. Looking for movie tickets? While the village celebrates Holi, Mowgli learns that it was Lockwood who shot off Hathi’s tusk and discovers his hunting trophies, including the head of Bhoot. Directed by (1) Writing credits (2) Cast (30) Produced by (20) Music by (1) Cinematography by (1) Film Editing by (1) Casting By (1) Production Design by (1) Art Direction by (2) Set Decoration by (2) Costume Design by (1) Makeup Department (17) Sign up for a FANALERT® and be the first to know when tickets and other exclusives are available in your area. Looking for some great streaming picks? The feral Mowgli is captured by the villagers and John Lockwood, a British colonial hunter. A hopeless man stranded on a deserted island befriends a dead body and together they go on a surreal journey to get home.  The next month it was announced that Andy Serkis would direct and produce the film with collaborator Jonathan Cavendish of The Imaginarium, and Serkis would also perform the role of Baloo. Mowgli meets with Baloo, Bagheera, and the wolf pack, who refuse to go against jungle-law to defeat Shere Khan. Talks of a new Jungle Book film from Warner Bros. Pictures began in 2012 and various directors, including Steve Kloves, Ron Howard, and Alejandro González Iñárritu, were approached before Serkis was confirmed in March 2014. The child, known as Mowgli, is adopted by Nisha and raised with the wolves. In July 2018, Warner Bros. Pictures sold the rights for the film to Netflix. When Nicole met David; handsome, charming, affectionate, he was everything. , "Andy Serkis' 'Jungle Book: Origins' Set for October 2016, A Year After Disney's 'Jungle Book, "Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle Is Ambitious but Uneven", "Steve Kloves To Write-Direct 'The Jungle Book' For Warner Bros", "Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu to Direct 'Jungle Book' Movie for Warner Bros", "No 'Jungle Book' For Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu At Warner Bros", "Ron Howard in Talks to Direct Warner Bros.' 'The Jungle Book, "Andy Serkis to Direct 'Jungle Book' for Warner Bros.Dave McNary", "Production Officially Begins on Warner Bros.' 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