Jumanji 2017 Movie Info:-
Jumanji Welcome to the Jungle is a 2017 American fantasy adventure comedy film directed by Jake Kasdan and written by Chris McKenna, Erik Sommers, Scott Rosenberg, and Jeff Pinkner, based on a story by McKenna. It is the third installment of the Jumanji franchise, after Zathura: A Space Adventure (2005) and a direct sequel to Jumanji (1995).
which was based on the 1981 children’s book of the same name by Chris Van Allsburg. It pays tribute to Robin Williams, the star of the first film, by mentioning his character’s name. In addition, a replica of the board game piece used by Williams’s character also appears as a clue for the Jumanji game’s new players.
The film stars Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan, Nick Jonas, and Bobby Cannavale. Set twenty-one years after Jumanji, it follows four teenagers who are transported into the video game world of Jumanji and play as their chosen characters. Joining another player, they must beat the game to return home.
Principal photography began in Honolulu in September 2016 and ended in Atlanta in December. Welcome to the Jungle premiered at the Grand Rex in Paris on December 5, 2017, and was theatrically released in the United States on December 20 in RealD 3D and IMAX formats by Sony Pictures Releasing under its Columbia Pictures label.
unlike its predecessor, which was distributed under the TriStar Pictures label. The film received generally positive reviews from critics, who called it a “pleasant surprise” and praised the cast. It grossed over $962 million worldwide.
becoming the fifth-highest-grossing film of 2017 and the 49th highest-grossing film of all time. A sequel, The Next Level, is scheduled to be released on December 13, 2019.
Jumanji 2017 movie Plot:-
In Brantford, New Hampshire (1996), teenager Alex Vreeke is given the Jumanji board game by his father, who found it on a beach after it was thrown into a river by Alan Parrish and Sarah Whittle 27 years earlier. Uninterested, Alex sets the game aside. That night.
it transforms into a video game cartridge which catches Alex’s attention when he is awakened by the Jumanji drum beats. When he begins playing it, he disappears into the game.
Twenty years later, four students at Brantford High School are given detention: Spencer Gilpin and his ex-best friend Anthony “Fridge” Johnson due to Spencer doing Fridge’s homework.
Bethany Walker for calling her friend Lucinda during class and talking back to her teacher, and Martha Kaply for insulting Coach Webb and refusing to participate in PE.
In the school basement, where they are serving their detention, Fridge discovers Alex’s discarded video-game system, and he and Spencer decide to play.
Although it has five playable characters, they are unable to select the first one, so they choose two others and convince the girls to play as the remaining two. As they begin, the four are sucked into the game.
They land in a jungle in the forms of their game avatars. Spencer is a tough, muscular explorer and archaeologist named Dr. Smolder Bravestone. The fridge is a diminutive zoologist named Franklin “Mouse” Finbar. More Information…
Bethany is an overweight male cartographer named Professor Sheldon “Shelly” Oberon. Martha is a female commando and martial arts expert named Ruby Roundhouse.
They each have three lives marked on their arms and Bethany immediately loses one after being eaten by a hippo. Spencer deduces that if they lose all three, they die in real life.
Jumanji 2017 Casting:-
- Dwayne Johnson as Dr. Smolder Bravestone
- Jack Black as Professor Sheldon “Shelly” Oberon
- Kevin Hart as Franklin “Mouse” Finbar
- Karen Gillan as Ruby Roundhouse
- Nick Jonas as Jefferson “Seaplane” McDonough
- Bobby Cannavale as Professor Russell Van Pelt
- Rhys Darby as Nigel Billingsley
- William Tokarsky as a food vendor in the game.
- Rohan Chand as a boy at a bazaar in the game.
- Alex Wolff as Spencer Gilpin
- Madison Iseman as Bethany Walker
- Ser’Darius Blain as Anthony “Fridge” Johnson
- Morgan Turner as Martha Kaply
- Mason Guccione as Alex Vreeke
- Marc Evan Jackson as Principal Bentley
- Carlease Burke as Miss Mathers
- Sean Buxton as Mr. Vreeke
- Maribeth Monroe as Bethany’s high school English teacher.
Jumanji 2017 Production:-
Plans for a Jumanji sequel had been put in advance with the aid of Sony Pictures Entertainment inside the past due 1990s. As reported by using Ain’t It Cool News, a stand-alone sequel entitled Jumanji 2 become in development in 1999. The plot of the story worried John Cooper.
the President of the United States, shopping for Jumanji from an old antique keep in Europe and bringing it to the White House. To play it together with his children.
(one among whom, Butch, just desires a dad no longer a President for a father). Cooper then receives sucked into the world of Jumanji, paving the manner for his evil Vice President.
who become imagined to be played by way of Steve Buscemi, to upward thrust to strength as Cooper’s replacement. Inside the game, Cooper could have teamed up with hybrid animals.
which were going to be lively with CGI. Sony Pictures Consumer Products executive VP of worldwide customer products Peter Dang revealed prototype drawings of animals that can have seemed inside the movie.
all designed through Ken Ralston, who served as visual outcomes supervisor in the original movie. And changed into deliberate to make his directorial debut with Jumanji 2.
slated for a Christmas 2000 release date. However, Ralston ultimately stepped down and the venture stalled, albeit the DVD commentary of the first movie still references a sequel directed by Ralston.