Deep Impact/Armageddon. Dante’s Peak/Volcano. Infamous/Capote. Film history has seen many a dueling movie match-up, and the next couple of years will see some of Hollywood’s best talent assembled for its next: The Jungle Book vs. Jungle Book: Origins!
On today’s Nerdist News, Jessica Chobot‘s comparing and contrasting Disney’s 2015 release The Jungle Book from Jon Favreau, starring Bill Murray and Idris Elba, with Warner Bros.’ 2016 flick Jungle Book: Origins, which will feature not just the directorial debut of Andy Serkis, but also Benedict Cumberbatch as Shere Khan! Who will win in this battle of the blockbusters? Find out right here!
Enjoy today’s show, come on by for tomorrow’s episode of Nerdist News WTFridays, and let us know in the comments below which Jungle Book you think will come out on top.