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Old 05-03-2016, 06:53 PM   #61
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She should have had her own scene for this song tbh.

I've heard somewhere that the extended cut of the film will have this song before Baloo attacks Kaa. It's nice to know she will have a bit more screentime in the blu-ray release. I felt that Kaa was the only character who was a bit underused in the film.
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Old 05-03-2016, 07:02 PM   #62
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A bit? She was grievously underused.

I had been dearly hoping they would give a little bit more to Kaa's original routes as Mowgli's oldest and most curmudgeonly teacher, but I knew it wouldn't happen.
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Old 05-03-2016, 07:04 PM   #63
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A bit? She was grievously underused.

I had been dearly hoping they would give a little bit more to Kaa's original routes as Mowgli's oldest and most curmudgeonly teacher, but I knew it wouldn't happen.
Come on this is Disney lol, I don't think we are going to see a non-villainous Kaa until the 2018 jungle book film.

I think Kaa could've been portrayed as a troubled character who one hand wanted to help Mowgli but has to fight her instinct to devour him. If she was set to be in another scene, I think a good way would be to have her appear during the scene with louie and the monkeys as she did in the book. However, though, I think her screentime in the extended cut is enough with the song and the telling of Mowgli's backstory.

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Old 05-03-2016, 07:23 PM   #64
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I'm happy there wasn't much of the snake because she sucked.
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Old 05-04-2016, 12:30 AM   #65
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She should have had her own scene for this song tbh.

Would have preferred this to "wanna be like you" from King Louie....

that part was kinda awkward to me..
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Old 05-04-2016, 12:35 AM   #66
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I think the big flaw with that was Christopher Walken singing it . You're just asking for awkwardness when that happens.
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Old 05-04-2016, 09:54 AM   #67
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I think the big flaw with that was Christopher Walken singing it . You're just asking for awkwardness when that happens.
I agree! I haven't seen the movie yet, I will eventually. But I've listened to the songs and all of them just aren't my thing. I really love jazz music though so the original certainly is more up my ally music wise.
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Old 08-27-2016, 03:14 PM   #69
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Those puppets were creepy, lol. It's incredible what can be done on computers (and a high budget).
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The Jungle Book wins the Oscar for Visual FX.
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Well deserved.
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‘The Jungle Book 2’ Will Resurrect Unused Disney Ideas, Explore More Rudyard Kipling Stories

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Any news on the WB jungle book? Isn't it supposed to come out this year?
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Any news on the WB jungle book? Isn't it supposed to come out this year?
Not really. It recently got a new title - Mowgli.

Still scheduled to be released in October.
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