DVD - 1995
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When Alan Parrish finds a board game, he doesn't realize its unimaginable powers until he is magically transported. 26 years later, he is freed by two unsuspecting children. Together, they must outwit the game's powerful forces.
Edition: Widescreen version.
ISBN: 9780767844925
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (104 min.) :,sound, colour ;,12 cm.


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Aug 28, 2019

I see the remake got a bad review. Try this version it's fantastic and what else would you expect from Robin Williams?

Mar 22, 2019

I liked this DVD. When young Alan Parrish discovers a mysterious board game, he doesn't realize its unimaginable powers, until he is magically transported before the eyes of his friend, Sarah, into the untamed jungles of Jumanji! 26 years later he is freed from the game's spell by two unsuspecting children, Judy and Peter. Alan reunites with Sarah and together with Judy and Peter tries to outwit the game's powerful forces in this imaginative adventure that combines breathtaking special effects with an enchanting mixture of comedy, magic and thrills.

Aug 27, 2018

Interesting. Good for a family movie night.

A classic 90's family movie, with just a bit of suspense and practical effects to keep viewers interested, as well as some great chemistry between Robin Williams and Bonnie Hunt.

Apr 28, 2018

I was expecting a magical, madcap tale, but that's not what I got. This film is surprisingly dark and un-funny. It's good for a bit of 1990's nostalgia, but perhaps not so good for family movie night.

Library_Jill Mar 09, 2018

Kids who find a mysterious jungle-themed board game get more than they bargained for when dangerous creatures from the game begin to manifest in their living room and their only hope is to keep playing. This is another one I don't know how I missed in my childhood, but watching it as an adult, I think I definitely appreciated the humor that would have gone over my head--Helen Hunt's character was hilarious! I was surprised at how creepy some of the creatures were, even though CGI has progressed a bit since this movie was made.

Jan 23, 2018

This was an enjoyable movie. Though the animals (especially the spiders) were a bit fake:)

Jan 20, 2018

If you like this, I would highly recommend Zathura (exactly the same concept done in sci-fi) and the new Jumanji movie, which changes the boardgame to a virtual reality video game but is not intended to be a remake ... it's a lot funnier and presents similarly-wholesome messages.

I love this movie my brother wanted to me to put a hold on this movie because it is on DVD evan thought we have it on VHS we got this movie from someone we know they gave it to us but on vhs you don't get to watch the behind the seace i watched this movie on Monday and i never knew that the lady in this movie started in Cheaper by the Donzen but i always knew i know her from somewhere but i never knew where i knew her from the Cheper by the Dozen was on t.v 2 weeks ago Jan 4 they put on the frist one and the Ceaper by the Dozen 2 witch i have the frist one on vhs and the 2ed one on DVD too she was as the mom with Steve Martin witch in 2011 my friend Eric said that our teacher looks like Steve Martin from Ceaper by the Dozen movie and i was like oh yeah i always thought that too but our teacher didn't like that he said that but when he was out of high school when i told him in 2012 in high school i said i know you didn;'t like it how eric said it but i always thought you looked like someone from kind of movie i saw but i could't remeber but when Eric said i was like oh yeah thats who he looks like but you got mad that he said it and my teacher said oh Eric is just a funny guy and did i menchin that i got the movie Jumanji on vhs in 2006 someone gave us that movie and A Christmas story on vhs and Fun and Fancy free Masterpieace witch i never heard of and the Masterpiease of mulan MVP Space jam gooosebumps 14 A the world is not enugh disney Resuse at christmas time i am not sure if you are fimilar of the show it was on ABC KIDS ON T.V the page master too Ari Bud Spikes back witch i remeber watching it on t.v before or something and i always thought this was the frist movie my my costen in waterford has world pups of Air bud but on DVD i barrowed it from her and once in 2013 i found A vhs tape of it and it was Disney but hers is not disney i never knew they made a disney kind the funny part of the movie is when the black man yells when he sees the Crocodile and i laughed so hard that my stomach hurt and i started crying it is also funny when he got handcufft to the car and later he got free and he went to the store and he took a saw and saw it off my dad and my brother and i thought it was funny that we laughted hard too and it was funny when the Police car was takin away by the vines and he yells fine take ity it was funny too and went with the lady and i never notied that the lady as Sara started in the movie now and then the DVD i got in 2005 but both of these movies i had in 2005 that i never notied before untill now i found out by reading the movies these actors were in it in the scnice and i found out that she has started in the Now and Then movie and i was like who is she in that movie but i looked at a clip from that movie in the computer and i think she stars as Christes mom and she says it's like someone says boo thats what Sex is i had that dvd scne 2005 in 6 grade and she looks excaly like in this movie.

Jan 14, 2018

I watched this when I was a little kid and had nightmares from it. I watched it again when I was a teenager and laughed the entire time. By far one of the most amusing movies I have ever seen! What made it even more hilarious was the old CGI of some of the animals. The monkeys and the spiders were a little… fake 😉

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