Jungle Book is a 1942 color action-adventure film by the Korda brothers, based on a screenplay adaptation by Laurence Stallings of the Rudyard Kipling book, The Jungle Book. The film was directed by Zoltán Korda, produced by his brother Alexander and art directed by their younger brother Vincent. The cinematography was by Lee Garmes and W. Howard Greene and music by Miklós Rózsa. The film starred Sabu Dastagir as Mowgli. Because of the war, the British Korda brothers had moved their film making to Hollywood in 1940, and Jungle Book is one of the films they made during that Hollywood period.
Directed by Zoltan Korda
Produced by Alexander Korda
Screenplay by Laurence Stallings
Based on The Jungle Book 1894 collections by Rudyard Kipling
Starring Sabu Dastagir
Music by Miklós Rózsa
Cinematography Lee Garmes, W. Howard Greene
Edited by William Hornbeck
Production company Alexander Korda Films, Inc.
Distributed by United Artists
Release dates April 3, 1942
Running time 108 minutes
Country United Kindgom, United States