2017／ENGLISH (JAPANESE subtitles)／119min／SONY PICTURES ENTERTAINMENT
To the surprise of many, 'Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle' became the U.S. number one box office hit after its release beating 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'. It saw amazing success globally as well, becoming the number one movie in fifty-five countries.
Four teenagers are sucked into Jumanji, a cursed video game, and find that their bodies and characteristics have become the complete opposites of their real selves! In order to return to the real world, the teens must clear three extremely challenging stages of the game. Lose three lives and the game is over. The ultimate virtual attraction adventure begins in a dangerous jungle full of ferocious animals! Can they return safely to the real world, or...?
The main four main characters are played by unique actors Dwayne Johnson, known as The Rock, who has established his popularity status with 'The Fast and the Furious' series; Jack Black of 'School of Rock'(2003); Kevin Hart of 'Grudge Match'(2013); and Karen Gillan, Nebula in the 'Guardians of the Galaxy' series. The unpredictable and danger-filled ultimate survival game now begins!
Cast & Staff
[Screenplay by/Story by]
Scott Rosenberg & Jeff Pinkner
[Director of Photography]
Jake Kasdan was born on October 28, 1974 in Detroit, Michigan, USA. He debuted as director, producer, screenplay writer with 'Zero Effect' (1998). He has directed films such as 'Orange County' (2002) with Jack Black, 'Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story' (2007), 'Bad Teacher' (2011) and 'Sex Tape' (2014) with Cameron Diaz in the lead roles.