Rudyard Kipling's Jungle Book (1994)

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  • The Jungle Book Alternative
  • Legends of the Jungle Book Alternative
  • Rudyard Kipling's the Jungle Book Alternative

Synopsis

Adaptation. Set in India in the days of the Raj. Mowgli is 5-years-old when his father is killed and he is carried off into the jungle by Shere Khan, the tiger. Mowgli is brought up by a wolf pack, his closest friends being Grey Brother the wolf, and Baloo the bear. When he becomes an adult Mowgli once again encounters his childhood sweetheart Kitty, and is induced to try and fit into British life. After many adventures Mowgli returns to the jungle, this time with Kitty.

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