Ram Thug | But unbeknownst to him, while he is running through the jungle, sparks fall behind and start a massive forest fire in his wake. The chase results in one tower collapsing just as Baloo, Bagheera, and Mowgli make their exit leaving Louie at a rubble of stones. Hamish Ascot | The heart of the Christian faith is found in loving relationships with God and other people. Bandits | The Jungle Book 2 The Ancient Ruins return in the sequel but is now run by Baloo and the Bandar-log. Grand Duke (2015) | Alonzo | Mighty Ducks Villains | Speckles | Krakken | Hans Reinhardt | King Louie also appeared in the season seven episode "Batman Forever 21" of the adult animated comedy series Robot Chicken, in the sketch "The Baloo Identity", which comically combined The Jungle Book, TaleSpin, and The Bourne Identity, with Louie being a major character before dying gruesomely. Louie is left unharmed but dumbfounded. Gaston LeGume | Madame Medusa | Solego the Chaos God | Polar Bear Thugs (Koslov, Raymond & Kevin) | Lock, Shock & Barrel | Milady de Winter | Mr. Winkie | Aaron Burr | In fact, God specifically said, “It is not good for the man to be alone. Horned King's Army (Creeper & Gwythaints) | King Leonidas | Again, the message seems clear: humans cause destruction and only animals can bring safety and order. Cattlemen | Prince John (1952) | Jesse | Chato | Alistair Krei | After using his ingenuity to defeat Shere Kahn, the elephants (who Mowgli had been taught previously to bow down to), reroute the river to extinguish the forest fire. Before Mowgli can decide on what he wants to do, monkeys, macaques, langurs, and gibbons commanded by King Louie kidnap him. Malcolm | Ed Dillinger Sr. | Sabor | Beauty and the Beast Villains | Movies are a wonderful opportunity to help young people, in particular, think Christianly about life. Supreme Commander | Ian the Gator | King Stefan (2014) | Aldrin Klordane | Crew of the Silent Mary (Lesaro) | Fantasia Villains | He is also a supporting protagonist in the prequel television series Jungle Cubs, the spinoff TaleSpin, and the 1994 live action adaptation. Wolves | Oswald Granger | 2010 Marvel Animated Universe Villains | The Owl House Villains | Doug & Gordon | Vogons | Marlon the Gator | Scarfield | Abis Mal | Wander Over Yonder Villains | Pain & Panic | East India Trading Company | Tom, Dick, Stanley & Walter | Iago | Ute Chief | Borra | Aunt Spiker | Mother Gothel | Chernabog | Plus, the Bandar Log serve as employees as they help out Louie in maintaining his business. Chuckles | Diaval | Razoul | Rico | Foxy Loxy | Louie serenades the man-cub with lyrics like “I wanna be a man, mancub, and stroll right into town, and be just like the other men I’m tired of monkeyin’ around”(The Jungle Book). Old Joe | Shere Khan (1998) | Kelly | Vulcan | Alonzo Hawk | Gaston LeGume (2017) | The site's critical consensus reads, "This inferior rehash of The Jungle Book should have gone straight to video". Phantom Blot | Beatrice Stanhope | The Jungle Book Villains | And secondarily: How does man relate to nature? The King and the Duke | Commander Heist | Sark | Cherokee | In fact, ironically, human civilization is presented as the real jungle and the actual jungle is viewed as the most civilized. Telmarines (Glozelle & Sopespian) | Yokai | Artemis Fowl Villains | Briar Cudgeon | Lava Monster | X-Men Movie Villains | Zed | Inspector Fix | Colonel Pierson | Lord Kelvin | Latham Cole | Delancy Brothers | The Witch | Katherine "Kitty" Ann Brydon is the deuteragonist in Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book. DancingClimbingSwingingStrengthSinging Maria Reynolds | Fates | A Twisted Tale Villains | Heffalumps and Woozles | Beast (2017) | Peter Pan Villains | LeFou (2017) | Parker | King Ferdinand VI | Percival C. McLeach | Do you think human beings can truly find fulfillment in the jungle apart from human relationships? King Louie is a character created by Walt Disney Animation for their 1967 film The Jungle Book, based loosely on the book of the same name by Rudyard Kipling.In the original film, he is the king of the apes in the Indian jungle and wants to be human, and has his monkeys kidnap the man-cub, Mowgli, believing that Mowgli can teach him how to make fire. Mack McCro | Snow White Villains | King Louie is hot on his heels though, and this chase causes the temple to crumble all over him, but before he dies, he ensures to inform Mowgli of Akela’s demise. Peg Leg Pete | Jungle Book Shonen Mowgli: Shere Khan | Tabaqui | Dholes | Grizzle | Bandar Log (Alba) | Dusty & Jocko Thantos DuBaer | All Rights Reserved. After Mowgli defeats Boone, Louie happily applauds for a job well done before summoning Kaa again, this time to kill Boone for good. Hunter | William Weatherall Wilkins | Zarina, Direct-to-video/Disneytoon Studios Sequels Hnup Wan | Janice Avery | Neville Sinclair | Follow him on Twitter: @sean_mcdowell and his blog: seanmcdowell.org. The read-along storybook reveals that Louie, Baloo, and Bagheera made amends after the events of the first movie. Phineas and Ferb Villains | He was voiced by John Goodman in The Jungle Book 2, who also voiced Hound in the Transformers Cinematic Universe franchise, Pacha in The Emperor's New Groove, Kronk's New Groove and the second season of The Emperor's New School and Sulley in Monsters Inc. and Monsters University. When Louie gets word that a mancub named Mowgli is being returned to the Man-Village against his wishes, he sees an opportunity to get the man to tell him the secret of the "Red Flower", or fire, to secure his power and also help him become more like humans, which he regards as the most powerful and interesting of creatures. Rinzler | It is filled with many important insights about sacrifice, loyalty, and courage. Jillian says out of breath. San Than | The Little Mermaid Villains | Mr. Burgermeister | Forty Thieves | Vidia | Grim Reaper | Notice that I used the word talk, not lecture. Cave of Wonders | James Reynolds | Dark Dragon | Lip-Lip | Jacques von Hamsterviel | Willie | Stitches | Humans really are different from the rest of the animal kingdom. Descendants Villains | Si & Am | "Nobody leaves!" Asylum D'Loons (Monsieur D'Arque (2017)) | George McKinzie | James Madison | Drizella Tremaine (2015) | Zhan Tiri | He owns and operates a popular bar called Louie's Place, which serves as a rest stop and social hangout for pilots all over the world. If these relationships are lacking, or broken, then we cannot fully live the way God has designed us to be. Kim Possible Villains | Suzi | Disappointed, Louie thinks Mowgli is kidding around, so he becomes more demanding and begins to pressure him for answers. Alien | Prostetnic Vogon Jeltz | The Gammas | Kazar | Red Queen | Maleficent's Goons | Ned | Butch Cavendish | Queen Ingrith | Originally, he was going to be voiced by the late, Along with the vultures (Buzzie, Flaps, Ziggy and Dizzy), King Louie is a completely original character in. At the opening scene, the wise panther Bagheera is training Mowgli to chase like a wolf. Black Scorpions (General Fang) | Nigel Snyder | Jack-in-the-Box | Narnia Villains | While The Jungle Book certainly doesn’t imply that humans are made in the image of God, it does show that humans are distinct from nature in terms of reasoning and intellect. Giants (Bloodbottler & Bonecruncher) | Although he has perfect health, safety, a beautiful environment, a relationship with the animals, and could walk with God, something was lacking. Mowgli grabs a torch and heads out to defeat Shere Kahn. Cruella De Vil | Buldeo | Sparky | Jim Bob | S.I.R. Shark | Aladdin Villains | Morgana le Fay | Troll | Thomas Jefferson | Lion | Toy Bull | Friends on the Other Side | Rufus Sorghum | Reuben | Speed | Monstro | King Louie spots us in an instant. LeFou | Claude Frollo | Sleeping Beauty Villains | Hector Barbossa | Diego - Bagheera (The Jungle Book) Scrat - Skippy Squirrel (Animaniacs) Roshan - Baby Tarzan (Tarzan; 1999) Soto - Tai Lung (Kung Fu Panda) Zeke - Nuka (The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride) Oscar - Dagnino the Tiger (Noah's Ark) Lenny - Shere Khan (The Jungle Book) Carl and Frank - Kazar and Blag (The Wild) Dab the Dodo - King Louie (The Jungle Book) Ramsley | Instead, Louie focuses on maintaining his rule in the temple (which is full of treasure). Elliot Coleye | I hold on to Jill's hand as we run for dear life. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Weta Digital’s King Louie sequence, in which Mowgli is taken to the Gigantopithecus’ lair in an abandoned temple, involved several design stages. The Wolf | Cheshire Cat | Leviathan | Stromboli | Adolf Hitler | Directed by John Favreau based on Rudyard Kipling’s book, The Jungle Book is a commendable attempt from Disney to tell a remunerated tale in the live action format. Abu is temporarily transformed into King Louie by the Genie to prove a point as a reference to TaleSpin. Lumpjaw | King George III | Magic Mirror | I replied. Louie is seen as a young ape in the prequel television series, where he was friends with Baloo, Bagheera, Hathi, Kaa, and Shere Khan. Ricky King | Judge Doom | Bill Bluff | CLU 2 | Tetti-Tatti | Jafar | After a brief introduction, Louie offers Mowgli protection from the evil tiger named Shere Khan, and in return, he expects Mowgli to be his minion and build the red flower from fire, as part of a plan to take over the jungle.However, Mowgli does not know how to make fire, and Louie, who realizes that due to his protests, refuses to let M… Buster | Amphibia Villains | Woolter | Davy Jones | Dawn Bellwether | But when Mowgli hears about the death of Akela, the former head of the wolf pack who raised him, he seeks revenge against Shere Kahn. And the message is clear: human civilization is wild, dangerous, and destructive. The Wolf | In other words, Mowgli learns to be true to his nature rather than trying to imitate others. He is a giant orangutan and the king of the Bandar Log, who kidnaps Mowgli and holds him hostage until Mowgli reveals how to make the "Red Flower", or fire. Roscoe & DeSoto | Big Hero 6 Villains | King Louie, in a mixture of Kick the Dog and Moral Event Horizon, telling Mowgli during the chase that Shere Khan killed Akela....and further twisting the knife by saying it was probably on account of him. Mulan Villains | Mowgli agrees, not knowing what he will have to give, and Louie explains how bored he is of being an orangutan and wants to be like humans. Jadis the White Witch | Turbo | Captain Nemo | Alice in Wonderland Villains | Cad Lackey | Mike | Smith & Wesson | Lucifer (2015) | John Ricketts | He was voiced by the late Louis Prima in the first film, the late Scatman Crothers in Disney on Parade, Jason Marsden and Cree Summer in Jungle Cubs, and Jim Cummings in TaleSpin and other later projects. When Mowgli arrives at the temple after one of the monkeys stole his hand bracelet, Louie first acted out as a rival to him, but warms up after seeing him defeat Kaa, even giving the bracelet back to Mowgli. Juice | Hunters | Mr. Skinner | Sylvester Shyster | Although he desperately wants to be like the other wolves, Mowgli senses that he is different and may never truly fit in. She is Akela's mate. Air Bud Villains | Origin Lloyd Halverson | Nome King | Unlike most characters in the film, Louie was created solely by Walt Disney Productions, and there was no ape king in the original novel by Rudyard Kipling, on which the film was based. Maleficent | Sugar Plum Fairy | Blackbeard | Madam Mim | Like all fictional movies, The Jungle Book offers a story, which has worldview implications. Sea Monkeys | Lash | The Mogli main theme now becomes the pack theme in "Shere Khan's War Theme" when rhythm and energy meet up with a … Chief | Eagle | Evil-doer Comte de Rochefort | Frollo's Soldiers (Captain Phoebus, Brutish Captain, Oafish Guard, Pierrat Torturue & Henriet Cousin) | Louie's plan is loosely based on the 1893 short story "Kaa's Hunting" by Rudyard Kipling in which the Bandar-log had the idea of kidnapping Mowgli to teach them to be smarter than other animals to be noticed and envied by them. © 2021 Sean McDowell. Hag & Werewolf | Stabbington Brothers | Knowing that Shere Kahn fears fire (called the “red flower), Mowgli runs into the human encampment hoping to find some for a weapon. Toon Patrol (Smartass, Greasy, Psycho, Wheezy & Stupid) | Later, Mowgli and Baloo hide out at his old temple, where Baloo says that "he's splits-ville". Comical Monarch, Prince LouieKing of the SwingersJungle V.I.P.Cousin LouieLou. Orddu, Orwen & Orgoch | Just like in the cartoon, he rules a temple occupied by the Bandar log. Kuzco | Viscount Mabrey | Alameda Slim | Popov | Hugh McRae | Wolves (2017) | Bookman | Frozen Villains | But what is interesting is that Mowgli finds his true home in the jungle. Cerberus | What does it really means to be human? Gilbert Sipes | Jasper and Horace Badun (1996) | Human beings need each other to find genuine fulfillment. Kuala | Terrence Wheeler | Powers/Skills Butch the Bulldog | What do you think. Ms. Stout | In fact, this is one of the opening messages in the Bible. 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