Released Date
July 16, 1997
Distributor
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Genre
Comedy
Rating
PG
Budget
$55,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$105,263,257 + $69,200,000 = $174,463,257
52

Brendan Fraser

as George

49

Leslie Mann

as Ursula Stanhope

75

Frank Welker

as Lion, Little Monkey, Shep, Tooki Tooki Bird, and Gorilla

81

John Cleese

as Ape

78

Holland Taylor

as Beatrice Stanhope

61

Thomas Haden Church

as Lyle van de Groot

79

Richard Roundtree

as Kwame

52

Abraham Benrubi

as Thor

80

John Bennett Perry

as Arthur Stanhope

About George of the Jungle

A man raised in the jungle by apes falls in love with a wealthy American heiress.

About

Live-action adaptation of the cartoon of the same name in which a man who was raised by apes falls in love with a wealthy American heiress. The concept is considered a spoof of Tarzan.

Trivia

Sam Weisman directed the movie which was written by Dana Olsen and Audrey Wells. In 2003, a direct-to-video sequel was released that included only three actors from the original: Thomas Haden ChurchJohn Cleese and Keith Scott.