2016 was a huge year for Disney. If there was any doubt about the success of taking their animated favorites and turning them into live action features, Jungle Book rightly dispelled those apprehensions by knocking the box office's dick in...
Perhaps the most surprising tidbit about this year’s live-action “The Jungle Book,” with its talking animals, lush Indian flora, rushing rivers and forest fires is its end-credits announcement: “Filmed in Downtown Los Angeles.” Several of the filmmakers behind its creation gathered recently for...
There's a good chance you were entertained by Idris Elba in 2016. The actor voiced characters in three Disney hits — “Zootopia,” “The Jungle Book,” and “Finding Dory” — and also starred as the villain Krall in “Star Trek Beyond.” InShow More Summary
Sunstein likes "The Jungle Book" because it shows the concept of fairness... "For the strength of the pack is the wolf and the strength of the wolf is the pack.")"Weiner" because you can think about the 2 kinds of thinking which areShow More Summary
The list of 2016 global box office hits is made up of many expected titles: a lot of Disney — Finding Dory, Captain America: Civil War, Zootopia, The Jungle Book and, of course Rouge One: A Star Wars Story — plus the usual suspects among the studio tentpoles — Warner Bros.' Superman v. Show More Summary
From Westeros to Westworld, from Mozart in the Jungle to The Jungle Book, 2016 overwhelmed us with entertainment choices. Given that every "Best of" list is inherently a matter of personal taste and that no human who actually works had...Show More Summary
An Oscar nominee for Mel Gibson's The Passion of the Christ, composer John Debney found in Jon Favreau's The Jungle Book the fruition of a very personal family legacy. The son of Disney Studios producer Louis Debney, John is among the...Show More Summary
Reception to Disney’s live-action adaptations have varied. Some films like Jon Favreau’s The Jungle Book was received with more than warm regards, while other films Angelina Jolie’s Maleficent were outright forgettable. Regardless, Disney...Show More Summary
Image via Disney Jon Favreau seems to be one of the big golden geese in Hollywood. Despite the small hiccup he had following the success of Iron Man (which kicked off the highly successful Marvel Cinematic Universe), Favreau managedShow More Summary
Scarlett Johansson may have provided the voice for an oddly sexual snake in Disney’s remake of The Jungle Book, but it turns out she actually wants to voice a more conventional Disney heroine. The reveal of Johansson’s Disney princess...Show More Summary
AICN COMICS Reviews: INHUMANS VS X-MEN! SAVAGE! THE LAND THAT TIME FORGOT! Bug's JUNGLE BOOK HOLIDAY SPECIAL! & More! Read the full article on AICN TABLE OF CONTENTSThe Pull List (Click title to go directly to the review) Advance Review: THE JUNGLE BOOK HOLIDAY SPECIAL: BAGHEERA’S SECRET #1 INHUMANS VS. Show More Summary
When a waiter comes to congratulate Naomie Harris "for all those films" on a bright afternoon at a West Hollywood hotel, it's fairly clear which ones he means. The highest profile, of course, is her work as a different kind of Moneypenny...Show More Summary
AICN COMICS PODCAST: OLDTRON EDITION: Bug and Douche check out INHUMANS VS X-MEN! SAVAGE! TALES FROM THE CRYPT! NO ANGEL! M.A.S.K.! GHOST RIDER! & Bug’s own JUNGLE BOOK HOLIDAY SPECIAL: BAGHEERA’S SECRET! Read the full article on AICN Mark L. Show More Summary
The "Jungle Book" director reveals his plans for shooting its sequel and Disney's live-action remake of "The Lion King." The post Jon Favreau to Shoot Jungle Book 2 and Lion King Back to Back appeared first on CBR.com.
How they pulled off the effects and casting for the Disney live-action film The post The Jungle Book: Jon Favreau Takes Us Behind the Scenes appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
Some of this year's biggest movies are one step closer to Oscar. The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Science announced the shortlist for the Best Visual Effects category, and it's full of major blockbusters like "The Jungle Book,"Show More Summary
I happened to hop on the phone with Jon Favreau in support of his movie The Jungle Book on the same day that footage from Spider-Man: Homecoming screened for comic book fans in Brazil. Chatter on Twitter suggested that Favreau had a big part to play in the Homecoming...
He’s lent his talents to some of the most popular animation work of the last 60 years, ranging from Sleeping Beauty, Superfriends, The Smurfs, The Jungle Book, Mulan, Toy Story 2 to Robot Chicken and Jonny Quest. He helped make the iconic opening animation from Soul Train. Yet, Floyd Norman: An Animated Life shows… Read more...
Jon Favreau reveals he will use virtual reality technology for his Lion King reboot, which he'll shoot back-to-back with Jungle Book 2.
Image via Disney I don’t think I’m alone when I say I had very little faith when The Jungle Book was first announced by Disney. Yes, I love Jon Favreau as a director, but the whole idea of simply mining their animated classics seemed lazy and stupid. Show More Summary