For the life of me, I don’t know why they bothered.
Sure, it’s got a stellar voice cast — Christian Bale and Cate Blanchett and Naomie Harris and Benedict Cumberbatch and Andy Serkis and Tom Hollander doing voices for all the digital talking animals.
But why remake this? Again?
You’ll be able to see “Mowgli” Dec. 7 (In theaters? Then streaming?).