Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book (also known simply as The Jungle Book), is a 1994 live-action American adventure film co-written and directed by Stephen Sommers, produced by Edward S. Feldman and Raju Patel, from a story by Ronald Yanover and Mark Geldman. It is the second film adaptation by The Walt Disney Company of the Mowgli stories from The Jungle Book and The Second Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling and the first live-action adaptation of Walt Disney's animated film of the same name from 1967.
The film stars Jason Scott Lee, Cary Elwes, Lena Headey, Sam Neill, John Cleese, and introducing Jason Flemyng. In this version, the animals do not speak.
Released on Christmas Day, December 25, 1994, by Walt Disney Pictures, the film received generally positive reviews and grossed $43.2 million in theaters against a $30 million budget.
Another live-action adaptation, titled The Jungle Book was released in 2016, being a closer adaptation to the 1967 animated film.
Sound Effects Used
- Hollywoodedge, Chimpanzee Screeche PE026201 (Heard once in a low pitch.)
- Hollywoodedge, Elephant Trumpeting PE024801
- Hollywoodedge, Medium Exterior Crow PE140501