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Jungle Cruise 2 Release Date, Cast, Story, and Will There Be a Sequel to Jungle Cruise?

The Dwayne Johnson “The Rock” starring film has been pushed back to July 2021 as part of Disney’s revised movie release schedule for 2021. The film is directed by Jaume Collet-Serra and written by Michael Green, Glenn Ficarra, and John Requa. It is based on Walt Disney’s Jungle River Cruise excursion. The Jungle Cruise adventure is available at four Disneyland theme parks worldwide, with the exception of Disneyland Paris and Shanghai Disneyland.

Dwayne Johnson, the Scorpion King’s producer, addressed the reason for the revised release date on his Instagram page, summarising that Disney and Seven Bucks Productions are making the parks fully operational and safe for staff and visitors throughout the core Rotten Tomato esnavirus pandemic.

On, Jungle Cruise received a relatively high rating from the audience. The ride-based film earned positive reviews from fans, but not from reviewers.

Many people expected Jungle Cruise, like other movies of its ilk, to have a trailer that hinted at a good adaptation.

Despite the lack of a teaser, Disney has said that season 2 is in the works! Given how well it had performed, it seemed unavoidable.

When is the Release Date for Jungle Cruise 2?

As of this writing, no release date for “Jungle Cruise 2” has been announced. The film’s pre-production process is just getting underway, so audiences will have to wait a bit longer. According to the Radio Times, studio blockbusters normally take two years to complete, thus the remake might be released as soon as 2023.

The unpredictable nature of the epidemic, as well as the star cast’s hectic schedules, may cause a delay in “Jungle Cruise 2” production. Dwayne Johnson keeps himself busy by portraying a variety of roles in big films.

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It’s unknown whether “Jungle Cruise 2” will take precedence when the filming for DC’s “Black Adam” is over. He’ll most likely want to finish the sequel as soon as possible in order to capitalize on the present “Jungle Cruise” momentum.

Jungle Cruise 2 Cast: Who’s on Board?

Dwayne Johnson will play Captain Frank, a foresighted boat captain, in the film. Emily Blunt, who starred in A Quiet Place, plays Dr. Lily Houghton, a researcher on the hunt for a mystical tree.

Jack Whitehall plays the character of McGregor Houghton, Lily’s brother. Brooks is played by Paul Giamatti, and Sir James Hobbs-Cunningham is played by Andy Nyman.

Other cast members include:

  • Edgar Ramirez (Furlough)
  • Jesse Plemons (Bridge of Spies)
  • Veronica Falcon (A Monster with a Thousand Heads), and
  • Dani Rovira (Capture the Flag)

Jungle Cruise 2 Talks Are Already Happening at Disney

Jungle Cruise 2 Plot: What’s It About?

Dr. Lily Houghton, a researcher hunting for a mythical tree with magical curing abilities, approaches Captain Frank in the film. Dr. Lily, who leaves her residence in England with her reluctant brother McGregor, of them eventually enlists Captain Frank on their extraordinary trip. This journey includes three of them combating wild beasts to attain their target.

The film is set in the twentieth century and features the man-made jungle attraction of the Disneyland Jungle Cruise, in which a tour boat led by a captain travels past crocodiles, monkeys, elephants, hippopotamus, and even cannibals, and finally, one of the world’s eight wonders, a backside watercourse.

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We doubt Disney would go the whole Indiana Jones Nazi baddie approach for Jungle Cruise 2 because there was already a German bad guy in the previous film. Instead, Jungle Cruise 2 will most likely take place between the First and Second World Wars. For the time being, this is all speculation, but you can count on us to respond to any updates Johnson provides.

When Can We See the Jungle Cruise 2 Trailer?

We’ll have to wait a lot longer because the sequel was only recently announced, and Blunt and Johnson are already working on another project. This means that a trailer will be delayed for a lengthy time.

Unconfirmed Jungle Cruise 2 Story Details

At the end of Jungle Cruise, Frank and Lily were involved in a conflict with Aguirre, a long-dead conqueror, and Prince Joachim, a German prince who desired access to the Tree of Life for selfish reasons.

While Frank sacrificed himself to convert Aguirre to stone and Joachim was crushed by a boulder, Lily used the final petal to heal Frank, resurrecting him. Frank, finally free of the curse that had kept him alive for 400 years, joined Lily in London to begin a fresh life as she accepted a position as a Cambridge professor.

The plot resolved most of the film’s loose ends, although Jungle Cruise 2 could focus on another curse discovered or researched by Lily. Despite the fact that no plot specifics have been established, this might take her, Frank, and brother MacGregor on another continent-hopping trip.

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With Johnson’s Frank no longer bound to the riverbank and his curse undone, the plot has lots of options that don’t require him to stay in the Amazon.

Furthermore, Jungle Cruise borrows some of the notions from Pirates of the Caribbean, which wrapped out one plot and introduced a totally new one in its sequel, so the latest Disney picture is expected to do the same.

And, while Jungle Cruise does leave some loose ends — for example, Aguirre could possibly return if someone managed to release them from the tree in some way — it’s more probable that Jungle Cruise 2 will tackle a new plot with new characters than revisiting previous ones.