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Is 'Mowgli' too dark?

The first trailer to Andy Serkis' "Mowgli" recently dropped, and the Warner Bros. live-action version of "The Jungle Book" is getting mixed reactions from moviegoers. Some fans are excited about this adaptation and argue the film's darker tone is closer to the Rudyard Kipling book. But others prefer the musical numbers of the animated classic and the lighthearted nature of Disney's most recent live-action adaptation. Is "Mowgli" too dark?

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Below is the synopsis of "Mowgli," per IMDB

A human child raised by wolves, must face off against a menacing tiger named Shere Khan, as well as his own origins.

Some are embracing the darker tone of this adaptation of "The Jungle Book," others not so much. Watch the trailer and tell us what you think by voting. 

Some predict critics won't like the dark tone of "Mowgli." 

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But some moviegoers like the darker tone, regardless of anticipated concerns from critics.

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Some argue "Mowgli" should not be compared to the Disney animated musical. The latest live-action feature is a more faithful adaptation of the book.

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But other moviegoers say this live-action adaptation looks too dark and gritty.

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