The Jungle Book
Studio: Disney Release Date : October 18, 1967 Series: Disney Theatrical Feature
  1. General Info

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Synopsis

Mowgli, a boy raised by wolves, has to be taken to a man-village by his friend, Bagheera the panther, to protect him from the fearsome tiger Shere Kahn. Along the way, Mowgli runs into Col. Hathi's elephant brigade, befriends bear Baloo, and has hypnotic encounters with Kaa the snake, before facing Shere Kahn himself.

Characters

Baloo
(Voice: Phil Harris)
Bagherra
(Voice: Sebastian Cabot)
King Louie
(Voice: Louie Prima)
Shere Khan
(Voice: George Sanders)
Kaa
(Voice: Sterling Holloway)
Colonel Hathi
(Voice: James "J." Pat O' Malley)
Mowgli
(Voice: Bruce Reithermann)

Credits

Director

Wolfgang "Woolie" Reitherman

Story

Larry Clemmons
Ralph Wright
Ken Anderson
Vance Gerry
Floyd Norman

Music

George Bruns

Backgrounds

Bill Layne
Ralph Hulett
Art Riley
Thelma Witmer
Frank Armitage

Voices

Verna Felton
Clint Howard
Chad Stuart
Lord Tim Hudson
John Abbott
Ben Wright
Darlene Carr

Asst. Animator

Chuck Williams (I)
Dale Oliver

Layout

Don Griffith
Basil Davidovich
Thomas H. "Tom" Codrick
Dale Barnhart
Sylvia Roemer

Inbetweener

Milton Gray

Asst. Director

Dan Alguire
Edward "Ed" Hansen

Effects Animation

Dan MacManus

Production Manager

Don Duckwell

Film Editor

Tom Acosta
Norman Carlisle

Orchestration

Walter Sheets

Sound

Robert O. Cook

Directing Animator

Milt Kahl
Oliver M. "Ollie" Johnston, Jr.
Frank Thomas
John Lounsbery

Character Animation

Hal King
Eric Cleworth
Eric Larson
Fred Hellmich
Walt Stanchfield
John Ewing
Dick Lucas
Wlliam "Bill" Keil
Hal Ambro

Songs

Richard M. Sherman
Robert B. Sherman

Music Editor

Evelyn Kennedy

Background Styling

Al Dempster

Music Sources

Richard M. and Robert B. Sherman : "Colonel Hathi's March "
Gilkyson, Terry : "The Bare Necessities "
Richard M. and Robert B. Sherman : "I Wan'na Be Like You "
Richard M. and Robert B. Sherman : "Trust in Me "
Richard M. and Robert B. Sherman : "That's What Friends Are For "
Richard M. and Robert B. Sherman : "My Own Home "

Contains Reused Animation from:

One Hundred and One Dalmatians
The Sword in the Stone
Goliath II
The Wind in the Willows
Bambi

Reused Animation Used in:

Robin Hood

Awards

Nominated for the Academy Award (Oscar) for Best Music, Original Song ("The Bare Necessities")

Milestones

This was the last animated feature Walt Disney was personally involved with.

Video Information

VHS

United States

The Jungle Book

DVD

United States

The Jungle Book: 40th Anniversary Edition
The Jungle Book
The Jungle Book

BluRay Disc

United States

The Jungle Book

Technical Specifications

MPAA No.: 21484
Production No.: 2179
Running time: 78:27
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Aspect Ratio: 1.75 : 1
Color Type: Technicolor
Sound Type: Mono: RCA Sound Recording
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Cinematographic Format: Spherical
Original Language: English
Country of origin: United States

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        Sources

        Larry Clemmons: Story
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Ralph Wright: Story
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Ken Anderson: Story
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Vance Gerry: Story
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Milt Kahl: Directing Animator
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Oliver M. "Ollie" Johnston, Jr.: Directing Animator
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Frank Thomas: Directing Animator
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        John Lounsbery: Directing Animator
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Hal King: Character Animation
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Eric Cleworth: Character Animation
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Eric Larson: Character Animation
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Fred Hellmich: Character Animation
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Walt Stanchfield: Character Animation
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        John Ewing: Character Animation
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Dick Lucas: Character Animation
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Dan MacManus: Effects Animation
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Verna Felton: Voices
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Clint Howard: Voices
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Chad Stuart: Voices
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Lord Tim Hudson: Voices
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        John Abbott: Voices
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Ben Wright: Voices
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Darlene Carr: Voices
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Don Griffith: Layout
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Basil Davidovich: Layout
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Thomas H. "Tom" Codrick: Layout
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Dale Barnhart: Layout
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Sylvia Roemer: Layout
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Al Dempster: Background Styling
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Bill Layne: Backgrounds
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Ralph Hulett: Backgrounds
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Art Riley: Backgrounds
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Thelma Witmer: Backgrounds
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Frank Armitage: Backgrounds
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Don Duckwell: Production Manager
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Robert O. Cook: Sound
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Tom Acosta: Film Editor
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Norman Carlisle: Film Editor
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Evelyn Kennedy: Music Editor
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        George Bruns: Music
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Walter Sheets: Orchestration
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Richard M. Sherman: Songs
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Robert B. Sherman: Songs
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Wolfgang "Woolie" Reitherman: Director
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Milton Gray: Inbetweener
        • Verified by the essay "Remembering Bob Clampett" by Milton Gray

        Chuck Williams (I): Asst. Animator
        • Unverified

        Floyd Norman: Story
        • Unverified

        Dan Alguire: Asst. Director
        • Verified by original animator's drafts

        Edward "Ed" Hansen: Asst. Director
        • Verified by original animator's drafts

        Dale Oliver: Asst. Animator
        • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

        Wlliam "Bill" Keil: Character Animation
        • Verified by original animator's drafts

        Hal Ambro: Character Animation
        • Verified by original animator's drafts