The Jungle Book, directed by Jon Favreau remains in contention as the best animated movie ever, though it currently sits at the third position as one of the biggest debuts of the year. The records placed Batman V Superman ($166m) and Deadpool ($132m) ahead in earnings.
Jon ‘the genius’ retold the magical story with inspiration from Rudyard Kipling’s 1960 classic.
Walt Disney’s remake of The Jungle Book has done really well at the US box office with its total $103.6m (£73m) for the first weekend. The movie is rated 8.1 out of 10 by IMDB.
The best live-action movie brings to life Rudyard Kipling’s characters, including Mowgli who is raised by animals.
Stars List: Neel Sethi acted as Mowgli while Hollywood famous actors Bill Murray, Ben Kingsley and Idris Elba provided the voices of Baloo, Bagheera and Shere Khan.
The man-cub Mowgli flees the jungle after a threat from the tiger Shere Khan.
Guided by Bagheera the panther and the bear Baloo, Mowgli embarks on a journey of self-discovery, though he also meets creatures who don’t have his best interests at heart.