Professional Reviews

Wall Street Journal

Joe Morgenstern

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100/100

“The new production, computer-animated except for a living, breathing boy at the center of the action, isn’t pretty or sweet but utterly stunning, as well as very funny; all those vaudeville antecedents haven’t been forgotten”


Los Angeles Times

Kenneth Turan

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90/100

“By turns sweetly amusing and surprisingly unnerving, crammed with story, song and computer-generated visual splendors, it's such a model of modern crowd-pleasing entertainment that it brings to mind a celebrated quote by F. Scott Fitzgerald about filmmakers who were "able to keep the whole equation of pictures in their heads."


Rolling Stone

Peter Travers

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88/100

"A visual marvel that cuts a direct path to the heart"


CineVue

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Joe Walsh

80/100

"While there is the odd bum note, The Jungle Book is an immersive, visually breathtaking family adventure and a welcome addition to their new spate of live-action reimaginings."


ReelViews

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James Berardinelli

75/100

"Well-made and deserves recognition as one of the year’s best family offerings (thus far)."