Jungle Book

jungle-book-2016-posters-mowgli-balooB! went to the preview for Jungle Book just prior to it opening in the theaters, and loved it! It is directed by Jon Favreau (Iron Man) and based on Rudyard Kipling’s book that inspired the previous Disney classic. Now, if you are familiar with Disney’s original version, you’ll find the story line very similar but not with near as much music. There is a generous share of new angles taken to give it its own unique spin on the tale. Some of the voices are a little different than what you might expect, and younger kids could find it a little frightening because although some of the animals talk, it has a very real element to it (and they’re not always getting along). As you’re watching, you completely get immersed in the depths of this jungle, which is amazing to watch on the big screen in 3D. Continue reading