Rohan Chand, Christian Bale and Benedict Cumberbatch star in ‘The Jungle Book’ adventure Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle. Watch the movie trailer below! Directed by Andy Serkis and based on the classic novel The Jungle Book (1894) by Rudyard Kipling, ‘Mowgli’ is the story of a boy raised by wolves who must face off against a menacing Bengal tiger.
Release Date: November 29, 2018 (theaters), December 7 (Netflix)
Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures, Netflix
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Adaptation
Director: Andy Serkis
Screenwriter: Callie Kloves
Cast: Rohan Chand, Christian Bale, Benedict Cumberbatch, Andy Serkis, Cate Blanchett, Naomie Harris, Matthew Rhys, Freida Pinto, Peter Mullan, Jack Reynor, Eddie Marsan, Tom Hollander.
Running Time: Unknown
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for intense sequences of action violence including bloody images, and some thematic elements
Official Website: Netflix.com/Mowgli
Acclaimed actor and director Andy Serkis reinvents Rudyard Kipling’s beloved masterpiece, in which a boy torn between two worlds accepts his destiny and becomes a legend. Mowgli (Rohan Chand) has never truly belonged in either the wilds of the jungle or the civilized world of man. Now he must navigate the inherent dangers of each on a journey to discover where he truly belongs. Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett, Benedict Cumberbatch, Andy Serkis, Freida Pinto, Matthew Rhys and Naomie Harris lead an all-star cast along with newcomer Rohan Chand in this visually spectacular and emotionally moving adventure.
“Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle” will have exclusive limited theatrical engagements starting November 29 in Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, and London. The film will be released globally on Netflix on December 7 and will have an expanded theatrical release in additional theaters in the U.S. and UK.