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Rated
G
Runtime 78 min
Ratings
87% critics Rotten Tomatoes
82% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 7+ Common Sense Media
Genre Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Release 10/18/67
Actors Phil Harris, Sebastian Cabot, Bruce Reitherman, George Sanders
Directors Wolfgang Reitherman, James Algar, Jack Kinney
Abandoned after an accident, baby Mowgli is taken and raised by a family of wolves. As the boy grows older, the wise panther Bagheera realizes he must be returned to his own kind in the nearby man-village. Baloo the bear however thinks differently taking the young Mowgli under his wing and teaching that living in the jungle is the best life there is. Bagheera realizes that Mowgli is in danger, particularly from Shere Khan the tiger who hates all people. When Baloo finally comes around, Mowgli runs off into the jungle where he survives a second encounter with Kaa the snake and finally, with Shere Khan. It's the sight of a pretty girl however that gets Mowgli to go the nearby man-village.
Genre Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Release 10/18/67
Actors Phil Harris, Sebastian Cabot, Bruce Reitherman, George Sanders
Directors Wolfgang Reitherman, James Algar, Jack Kinney
Abandoned after an accident, baby Mowgli is taken and raised by a family of wolves. As the boy grows older, the wise panther Bagheera realizes he must be returned to his own kind in the nearby man-village. Baloo the bear however thinks differently taking the young Mowgli under his wing and teaching that living in the jungle is the best life there is. Bagheera realizes that Mowgli is in danger, particularly from Shere Khan the tiger who hates all people. When Baloo finally comes around, Mowgli runs off into the jungle where he survives a second encounter with Kaa the snake and finally, with Shere Khan. It's the sight of a pretty girl however that gets Mowgli to go the nearby man-village.