The Jungle Book (Animated)

Movie review by Michael Scheinfeld, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 4+

Jaunty animation meets jazzy songs in Disney classic.

G 1967 78 minutes

Parents say

age 4+

Based on 39 reviews

Kids say

age 5+

Based on 30 reviews

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age 6+

Kill Kill Kill

Within the first 10 minutes there are lines such as “Sher Khan wants to kill you” “Sher Khan will kill the boy” “he will be killed” etc etc - Totally unnecessary. Turned it off!
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age 2+

Oldie but goodie

My kids love this movie. They all saw this movie at age 2 and were fine. Really sensitive kids might get upset with the fighting and all that goes on in the movie. The whole storyline is getting Mowgli back to the man village so the tiger won’t kill him. That might bother some people, but it didn’t bother my kids. I don’t think children’s lack of abilities to handle content is an indication of whether the movie is good or not. Some kids just can’t handle this kind of story line. We purchased this movie and will watch it for years to come.

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