*There may be a few minor spoilers, but hopefully nothing too major*


“You’re not a wolf, Mowgli; you’re a MAN.”

This phrase gets repeated a lot in Disney’s latest live-action adaptation of Rudyard Kipling’s most famous novel. And whilst this film looks fantastic, has a stellar cast of voice actors and, perhaps most impressively of all, pulls off the technical feat of rendering CGI talking animals which are completely convincing as characters, it does seem a little confused by what it means by the nature of ‘Man’. Continue reading “Review: The Jungle Book”