The villains shoot out tendrils of humour that all but curl round your limbs and tug you closer to the screen. Bill Murray, as energy-efficient bear, Baloo, is cute enough to kiss.
Talking of which, is it healthy or creepy that a decade and a half into the 21st century we’re still encouraged to adore tactile bachelors with a penchant for the young — Winnie the Pooh; Monsters Inc’s Sulley; Big Hero 6’s Baymax.
That puts The Jungle Book in a different category to Disney’s most recent hit, the rigorous, provocative Zootropolis.
The quest to become one of the popular kids can seem like the most important thing to a teenager.
'We now know that each interaction and every single relationship we have, whether it’s a fleeting experience with a passerby or a deep enduring relationship, every single social interaction is being filtered through our memories and experiences when we were in adolescence.'Dr Prinstein defines two types of popularity, likeability and status, with the second being the type often craved by teenagers.
And, thanks to computer wizardry, the threat of extermination feels realer than real.We have a zero-tolerance policy for scammers, escorts and professional cam girls, and unlike many other singles dating sites and, we absolutely DO NOT post fake profiles or send fake messages. On Fling Finder you'll only find real singles and couples looking for friendship, flings, and fun.Try our video chat rooms, read members' dating blogs or post one of your own!And how we go about seeking popularity can have a profound influence on our happiness and health.He explores these concepts in his book 'Popular: The Power of Likability in a Status-Obsessed World', out tomorrow.