IF you’re a fan of Disney’s “The Jungle Book” live-action remake, you may way to save your pennies for a newly announced three-disc collectors edition blu-ray set that comes with collectible packaging, spectacular 3D and new bonus features. The collector’s edition of Disney’s live-action epic… Read More »Disney to release “The Jungle Book” 3-disc collectors edition on Blu-ray
Disney’s live-action remake of the epic adventure movie “The Jungle Book” won over audiences at the cinemaplex earning more than $965 million to date. The new movie pays homage to the original animated version without being a carbon copy. At least that’s how I prefer… Read More »Disney’s The Jungle Book Blu-Ray DVD Review
The debut of new night time entertainment and attraction options that were originally announced for April 22nd, are now finally scheduled to open over Memorial Day Weekend at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. The delay was due to multiple factors. The technology that was being used to… Read More »A big holiday weekend of debuts ahead for Disney’s Animal Kingdom
Disney has entrusted Director Jon Favreau (Iron Man 1 & 2) with the reigns of its live-action & CGI combination remake of the classic The Jungle Book movie.
The movie will combine some live-action with photo-realistic CGI animals and environments. Think how the apes from Dawn of the Planet of the Apes were created digitally and you’ll get the picture. The movie has been on track for an October 9, 2015 release.
We’re now getting our first look at the title treatment (above) and first concept art for the film.
That’s definitely a departure from the style of the animated classic, but the spirit is still there.
This movie is currently in production and the director has been sharing a few photos of himself on set and with various cast members. Read More »First Concept art and Title for Disney’s The Jungle Book “Live Action” Remake
What is it with celebrities singing “The Bear Necessities”? First we had UK signers Robbie Williams and Oly Murs give their take on the classic song from Disney’s Jungle Book. Now Loki, aka Tom Hiddleston, is getting in on the act. Better watch it now… Read More »Tom Hiddleston (Loki) Sings The Bear Necessities
In November 2013, pop stars Robbie Williams and Olly Murs appeared on an episode of the UK’s The Graham Norton Show and performed “I Wanna Be Like You” from Disney’s Jungle Book. It was a fun and high energy version of the classic song that… Read More »UK Pop Singers Robbie Williams and Olly Murs Take on Classic Jungle Book Song on TV
Jambo everybody! Welcome back to another edition of your DAK History Lesson! These lessons will get you ready for the 15th Anniversary, happening on April 22nd. Be sure to come back to the site around that time for coverage of that WILD day! (Do you… Read More »DAK History Lesson: The Bare Necessities (of theater)
Sarah Close is a Singer/songwriter from the UK who has been picked up by the Disney Channel’s DisneyStars YouTube channel. Her ukulele cover of the classic song, “I Wanna Be Like You” from Walt Disney’s Jungle Book is terrific and my choice for this week’s… Read More »Videopolis: “I Wanna Be Like You” Cover by Sarah Close