Top 11 Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle film message.

The guards' vests are just animal faces.
The guards' vests are just animal faces.
The 'missing piece' is signified by an elephant...which was the same animal as Robin Williams character's piece in the original Jumanji
The 'missing piece' is signified by an elephant...which was the same animal as Robin Williams character's piece in the original Jumanji

Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle Trivia

These trivia from Reddit and other sources can be used as questions with answers in quizzes or games.

  1. The Rock plays the video game character Dr. Smolder Bravestone. When he discovers his strength is smoldering, he looks into the distance. If you have subtitles on, it clarifies what he is doing.

Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle Hidden Details

1 - The shack Alex lives in was built by Alan Parrish, Robin Williams' character in the original Jumanji.
The shack Alex lives in was built by Alan Parrish, Robin Williams' character in the original Jumanji.
1 - " character Seaplane McDonough has been trapped inside the game since 1996. He references Will Smith's song, "Gettin' Jiggy wit it," but this is impossible as the album wasn't released until Nov 1997 and the song until Jan 1998.
" character Seaplane McDonough has been trapped inside the game since 1996. He references Will Smith's song, "Gettin' Jiggy wit it," but this is impossible as the album wasn't released until Nov 1997 and the song until Jan 1998.
1 - If you pause this scene at just the right moment, you can see a crew member standing left of frame.
If you pause this scene at just the right moment, you can see a crew member standing left of frame.
1 - Interesting that Jack Black's first acting job features him with a safari hat in an jungle themed video game commercial for Pitfall! (1983), similar to his role in Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017), also set in a jungle themed video game.
Interesting that Jack Black's first acting job features him with a safari hat in an jungle themed video game commercial for Pitfall! (1983), similar to his role in Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017), also set in a jungle themed video game.
1 - At the end of the movie, the view of the forest has a path very similar to that of the original board game.
At the end of the movie, the view of the forest has a path very similar to that of the original board game.
1 - In the opening few scenes a character is playing a popular Playstation game in the movie timeline, "Twisted Metal."
In the opening few scenes a character is playing a popular Playstation game in the movie timeline, "Twisted Metal."
1 - The vehicles inside the transportation shed The Polaris Slingshot was introduced in 2014, The Jeep is a JK (pictured) started production in 2006. The game "designed" itself in 1996 and would have had no knowledge of these vehicles at that time.
The vehicles inside the transportation shed The Polaris Slingshot was introduced in 2014, The Jeep is a JK (pictured) started production in 2006. The game "designed" itself in 1996 and would have had no knowledge of these vehicles at that time.
Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle poster
Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle poster

Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle Plot

Four teenagers are sucked into a magical video game, and the only way they can escape is to work together to finish the game.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Director Jake Kasdan
Stars Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Jack Black, Karen Gillan
IMDB score 6.9