The events of the movie could really happen any time in the past 1000 years. I looked at the books for a mention of technology that would help place the events in time..
Tiger, Tiger recounts the events that happen after Mowgli enters the human village. In it is mentioned a musket.
It was the village club, and the head-man and the watchman and the
Because Walt Disney himself felt it would be better and audiences wouldn't sympathize with a snake being a good guy.
Kaa appears in the 1967 animated adaptation by Walt Disney
Productions. This version of Kaa is recast as an antagonist, as Walt
Disney felt audiences would not sympathize with a snake character.
this followed the ...
Until the film (or at least the soundtrack) are released on the 14th, it's impossible to know for certain. Amazon (and other sites) are offering presale on the soundtrack but they do not have a track listing yet.
So far, IMDb lists the following songs on their trivia "Soundtracks" page, which were common to the original film:
The Bare Necessities - two ...