Get ready for jungle and Disneyland reference puns as the Jungle Cruise 2020 movie hits theaters and starring Disney favorites Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Emily Blunt Story: What's it all about? ?
The Jungle Cruise is based on theride of the same name. Johnson will play a boatman named Frank, who takes over Blunt's character Lily and her brother McGregor ̵
On this journey they will fight against wild animals and compete against a rival German expedition. Disney adds that there will be a "supernatural element".
According to Blunt "It's a love story."
"The adventure of a lifetime," The Rock adds in a behind-the-scenes video] Since Disney is not quite there yet in the film, much of the filming, production, storyline, and cast information comes from The Rock, The also previously had Moana character Maui for Disney.
Johnson called Blunt's character in an Instagram post in June "the female version of Indiana Jones" and said she has "untiring ambition to find that elusive magical thing that could change humanity forever for the better ".
According to The Rock, his skipper character knows the Amazon better than anyone else and only cares about his money, his cat and his liquor.
"Good luck, woman trying to change the world and not falling in love with my charm," he adds.
Disneyland's Jungle Cruise: What is it?
It is no surprise that after the success of hisDisney seeks another movie based on rides. The jungle cruise is even older than the pirate ride – it was the only attraction on the opening day of Disneyland in 1955 in Adventureland.
"Since the opening of Disneyland Park, one of the most popular areas has been the Adventureland," Walt Disney reported on his Disneyland television program in 1956: "Most were impressed and curious about the realism of the Adventureland – the lifelike animals, the authentic tropical ones environments. "
To prepare for the film, Johnson said on Instagram that Disney's Imagineers showcase him the original 1950s Jungle Cruise concept art, giving him an "oral / visual history lesson" behind the legendary ride, infamous and relentless is fun skipper. "
The Jungle Cruise attraction offers a boat trip through an artificial jungle, with each tour being led by a skipper following a pun and a boat that rides on crocodiles, piranhas, monkeys, elephants, rhinos, cannibals, hippos and of course the notorious back of the water over.
The popularity of the jungle cruise – which in addition to the original in Disneyland in Anaheim, California and Disneyland in Tokyo and Hong Kong exists – even triggered a song by the parody composer Weird Al Yankovic, who wrote lyrics about an aspiring actor, who plays in the role of Jungle Cruise Skippers falls after failing in show business.
"The critics they said were the new Olivier Sundance or maybe Cannes," says Weird Al. "But do not try to invite me / The only place you could see me / I drive my little boat through Adventureland."
Fortunately, a Jungle Cruise skipper is now on IMDb thanks to the new Disney movie.
Release Date: When can I see it?
The film was filmed in Hawaii around May 2018, a Whitehall tweet showed. Filming was completed in September 2018, according to a Walt Disney Studios video for an original release date on October 11, 2019.
However, as the movie's release was delayed to summer 2020, The Rock posted on Instagram that production was officially completed on June 1. 2019.
"Ladies and gentlemen, this is an OFFICIAL production for our DISNEY'S JUNGLE CRUISE," he said.
Thanks to another tweeting of the rock – the emojis of a ship, a devil, a map, a palm tree, a glass of whiskey and a love heart – we now know that it will be released on July 24, 2020.
Cast and crew: Who is there?
Directed by Jaume Collet-Serra, whose previous roles include The Shallows and The Commuter:
Other films include warriors and mercenaries, hotel guests and patrons, soldiers and archaeologists, valets and a hotel manager, Merchants and animal dealers, bus drivers, tourists and associates from Germany, France, Italy and London.
Disneyland's Jungle Cruise: The Film's Rumor Mill
The film could trigger changes to the actual ride after The Rock reported on Instagram in 2017 about a visit to "Disney's Highly Secure Research and Development Facilities."
"We will partner with Disney's brilliant Imagineers to help revise and re-design the #J UncleCruise ride in all Disney theme parks in the world," he said.