Mowgli parents guide

Mowgli Parent Guide

There'll be no swinging or singing in this jungle.

Release date October 19, 2018

This is not the Jungle Book you're familiar with -- this one is made by Warner Brothers and focuses on the darker elements of Rudyard Kipling's classic novel.

Why is Mowgli rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Mowgli PG-13 PG-13 for intense sequences of action violence including bloody images, and some thematic elements.

News About "Mowgli"

Warner Brothers' Mowgli was perviously called Jungle Book (2018) and Jungle Book Origins. The movie is based on Rudyard Kipling's classic novel, The Jungle Book.

The story follows the life of a young child who is orphaned in the jungle, and is raised by wolves. (It is similar to the tale of Tarzan, who was raised by apes.) The boy learns the ways of his four-legged caregivers, as well as the laws that the rest of the animals live by.

The book has captured the imagination of other moviemakers, and has been adapted to the big screen several times.

Cast and Crew

Mowgli is directed by Andy Serkis and stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Andy Serkis, Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett .

Home Video

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Disney’s 2016 The Jungle Book is another live-action version of this classic story. Other films based on this classic novel include The Jungle Book (1994), Disney’s the Jungle Book and The Jungle Book: Mowgli’s Story.