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The Road to Beauty and the Beast: The Jungle Book

In Disney’s attempt to recreate many of their animated classics, they managed to bring to life several princesses (and will continue to do so when Beauty and the Beast opens)… some where a smashing success and others fell flat. But with their third live action remake, they shied away from the fairy tales of Sleeping Beauty and Cinderella, and on July 9, 2013 announced that they were going┬áto adapt 1967’s animated classic The Jungle Book (the last film that was made while Walt Disney was still alive) for a new wave of audiences. Continue reading The Road to Beauty and the Beast: The Jungle Book