Rudyard Kipling's Jungle Book has more than colonial stereotypes — ambiguity about identity, belonging
A close reading of the Jungle Book stories reveals than an imperialist narrative. Perhaps it’s time for a more nuanced reading of his works that allows their ambiguities and ambivalences to come to the fore.
The Lion King, Aladdin, Mulan, The Little Mermaid: Disney embraces diverse cast, setting course for future films
Now, Disney is investing in course-correction of all the stereotypes it has reinforced over the decades though its animated films like The Lion King.
With streaming services and original programming coming from reputed companies, Indians are finding an easy jump from video on TV, to video on mobile.
Though Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle comes close on the heel of Disney’s The Jungle Book (2016), it holds its own because of Andy Serkis’s darker rendition.
Christian Bale doesn’t think he’s a method actor. The Dark Knight Trilogy star caught up with Firstpost’s Parul Sharma to speak about his new film, Netflix's Mowgli, in which he voices the iconic character of Bagheera.
Mowgli director Andy Serkis talks about Christian Bale, the movie's 'dark tone' and the clash with Disney's version of the film in this interview with Firstpost's Parul Sharma on It's a Wrap.
Mowgli: Mo-cap maestro Andy Serkis on his Jungle Book adaptation and the evolution of performance capture
Mowgli director Andy Serkis opens up on what makes his Jungle Book adaptation different from the others, how he brought together such a stellar cast and why performance capture is one of the greatest 21st century tools.
Sacred Games season 2 stakes seem higher as Netflix invests heavily in India with Mowgli, Narcos: Mexico
With Narcos: Mexico, Mowgli, Sacred Games 2, Midnight's Children and the like, Netflix seems to be expanding its content base and market in India.
Andy Serkis defends Scarlett Johansson in Rub & Tug controversy: Actors should be able to play anything
Scarlett Johansson got dropped from the film Rub & Tug in which she was going to play a transgender following backlash from the LGBT community
Rohan Chand confesses while he did not relate to Mowgli's nature vs nurture dilemma, he does admit that there persists an identity crisis in times of social media.
Mowgli review: Netflix’s retelling of The Jungle Book lacks the bare necessities that made its predecessors great
Netflix's Mowgli does not wash away the lingering bittersweet aftertaste of Disney's The Jungle Book but instead adds to the bitterness and removes all traces of its sweetness.
Daily Bulletin: Narendra Modi in Telangana today; Sunil Arora picked to be new CEC; NASA 'InSight' lands on Mars; top stories of the day
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Christian Bale, Kareena Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit attend premiere of Netflix's Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle
Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle is a retelling of Rudyard Kipling’s classic tale, directed by Andy Serkis.
Mowgli: Christian Bale, Andy Serkis, Abhishek Bachchan, Anil Kapoor discuss their characters ahead of film's premiere
Frieda Pinto, who kind of bridges the gap between Netflix's Mowgli: The Legend of the Jungle and its roots, said the Netflix film is an ode to India.
Netflix acquires worldwide rights of Mowgli, Andy Serkis' adaptation of the Jungle Book; to air in 2019
The Jungle Book rights were initially with Warner Bros., who had scheduled the release of the film on 19 October
Mowgli trailer: Andy Serkis tries to break away from earlier adaptations in this dark, promising retelling of a classic
If the first trailer for Andy Serkis' movie adaptation of The Jungle Book is any indication, Mowgli might not even be suitable for children.
Andy Serkis' upcoming film Jungle Book: Origins has been retitled as Mowgli. Production house Warner Bros announced the new name of the film
A 3-year-old boy is being dubbed as 'Mowgli' after miraculously surviving three days in a remote forest in Russia's Siberia, braving near-freezing temperatures and a woodland teaming with wolves and bears.
Central Zoo Authority (CZA) has asked Madhya Pradesh forest department to stop tiger safari in the state's Pench National Park citing alleged violation of wildlife norms.
Tarzan and The Jungle Book's Mowgli: Why we're fascinated by the 'feral child' in fiction, and real-life
Mowgli from The Jungle Book, and Tarzan, may be the most popular examples of a phenomenon we're fascinated by — the 'feral child' raised in the wild