Superhit Children’s Movie Rikki Tikki Tavi (1979) Based on True Story By Rudyard Kipling.
Synopsis: British officer Lawsin John and Chand, a local boy, are great friends and love the beauty and animals of the forest. One monsoon heavy rains force the dam gates to burst open, flooding the forest and carrying struggling animals in its current. On seeing a drowning mongoose, John jumps in the water and saves him but his leg gets paralysed by the effort. Later, the mongoose, named Rikki, tries to returns the favour by fighting a snake ready to bite John. But is Rikki any match for the dangerous snake and will John ever get his leg back?