Jumanji: The Next Level review
Jumanji: The Next Level
Release Date: 4 December 2019
Director: Jake Kasdan
Budget: $125-132 million
Cast: Karen Gillan, Dwayne Johnson, Danny DeVito, Awkwafina, Madison Iseman, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan, Nick Jonas, Danny Glover
After their last adventure the gang Spencer Gilpin, Anthony Johnson (Fridge), Martha Kaply and Bethany Walker are ready for their next adventure. The gang decides to meet as they have parted their ways, whole gangs comes there except for Spencer. Spencer was living with his grandfather Eddie who is recovering from hip surgery. As Spencer was not there at the meet his friends visit is house and founds his grandfather Eddie and his friend, business partner Milo Walker. They search Spencer all over the house where they find Jumanji game which Spencer has repaired and has returned to game out of depression. So the gang decides to rescue Spencer from the game and here the trouble begins.
When they start the game it sucks Martha, Fridge, Eddie and Milo while Bethany remains there due to malfunction of game. Everyone gets different game characters than shown in previous part. Martha gets the character of Ruby Roundhouse, Fridge gets Professor Sheldon Oberon while Eddie gets Dr. Smolder Bravestone and Milo gets Franklin Finbar character. Martha and Fridge explains the game to Eddie and Milo as they are new in the game. The non player guide, the game’s guide explains them to save Jumanji they have to get “Falcon Jewel” as Jumaji is suffering from drought and leaves them in a desert. As there are two new players added they messes it as they are clueless which frustrates Martha and Fridge.
Being landed in a desert the group encounters a flock of ostriches where they become successful to escape. After that they encounter Spencer as skilled thief Ming Fleetfoot. After going through some challenges Alex and Bethany reunites them. While leaving the desert and moving forward they encounter glowing green water and changes their character as they hated being in their present character. So they come in their original character while Eddie and Milo ends up as Ming and Cyclone. You will further witness how the gang goes through different challenges and how the new character skill helps them to overcome the challenges. You will be amazed by the challenges they face and laugh because of their jokes. The team further becomes successful in getting the Falcon Jewel and saves Jumanji. The editing skills and the way in which story is portrayed is fantastic.