Not to be confused with any of the countless live-action Jungle Books
that suddenly appeared during 1990s, this animated adventure is actually a sequel to Walt Disney's 1967 adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's classic tale. It may be nearly 40 years past due, but it was worth the wait. When we last left Mowgli, the young jungle boy raised by wolves and befriended by a motley crew of animals, he was entranced by a doe-eyed village girl who managed to draw him out of the wilderness and back into human society. Mowgli (voiced by Haley Joel Osment) is now living with nice human parents who are raising alongside their rambunctious toddler son, Ranjan (Connor Funk). Mow...