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Jungle Cruise movie review: Dwayne Johnson-starrer is an old-fashioned, fun family entertainer

Indian Express | 24/09/2021 11:56 PM | Click to read full article

Starring Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt, the story follows Blunt’s botanist Dr Lily Houghton taking a trip to Brazil with her brother MacGregor (Jack Whitehall). 

Jungle Cruise may seem like a cynical attempt on the studio’s part to turn another theme park ride into a billion-dollar franchise after Pirates of the Caribbean — and it probably is that — but it is also an overall fun, family movie that the Disney brand is known for.