What's the Difference between Jumanji the Book and Jumanji the Movie?

Action Adventure


Released: 1981
Author: Chris Van Allsburg


Released: 1995
Director: Joe Johnston
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In the Book In the Movie
Judy Shepherd
Judy Shepherd
Portrayed by: Kirsten Dunst
This Character does not appear.
Alan Parrish
Portrayed by: Robin Williams
This Character does not appear.
Sarah Wittle
Portrayed by: Bonnie Hunt
Peter Shepherd
Peter Shepherd
Portrayed by: Bradley Pierce
This Character does not appear.
Van Pelt
Portrayed by: Jonathan Hyde
This Character does not appear.
Sam Parrish
Portrayed by: Jonathan Hyde
Jumanji Book vs Movie
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In the Book In the Movie
   The game is found two neigborhood kids, Danny and Walter. The game is found by a couple of French kids buried in the sand.
   Peter has dark hair and wear glasses. Peter don't wear glasses, and looks different, than the book version.
   Judy and Peter Shepherd play the game while their parents are out. Their parents were killed in a skiing accident and they live with their aunt.
   Judy and Peter lock the lion in their mother's bedroom. Alan locks the lion in a bedroom.
   The game takes place onlyin the Shepherd's house. The game spills out into the streets.
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02 Mar 2015 Anonymous
Check out the final reason in the book, there was a grammar error 'onlyin' seriously, learn to freaking spell! -.-
02 Mar 2015 Anonymous
this is a really good website I forgot my homework so I looked it up and put it into a pharagrph
04 Nov 2013 sports7737

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