Jungle Cruise is the story of a trio trying to find a magical tree that can cure all diseases. In 1556, Don Aguirre (Edgar Ramírez) leads Spanish conquistadors to South America in search of the Lagrimas de Cristal Tree, aka Tears of the Moon, whose flowers can heal ailments,
Jungle Cruise is the story of a trio trying to find a magical tree that can cure all diseases. In 1556, Don Aguirre (Edgar Ramírez) leads Spanish conquistadors to South America in search of the Lagrimas de Crystal Tree aka Tears of the Moon, whose flowers can heal ailments, heal injuries. and can curse. Most of the conquerors die of diseases related to the forest. Don Aguirre and some of his allies are saved by the Guardians of the Tree. They are cured by using the flowers of the tree. When Don Aguirre asks the tribal chief about the location of the tree, the latter refuses. After this Don Aguirre set his village on fire. Before his death, the tribal chief curses Don Aguirre and his allies. Because of the curse, they cannot leave the sight of the river again and they can neither live nor die. In 1916, McGregor Houghton (Jack Whitehall) requests access to an ancient arrowhead recovered by a certain Dr Albert Falls from members of the Royal Anthropological and Divers Adventure Society, London. However, the members of the society refused permission. McGregor’s sister, Dr. Lily Houghton (Emily Blunt), a botanist, breaks into the Society building and steals Arrowhead. She is searching for Moon’s tears and she thinks that the arrowhead can help her locate the tree. When she steals Arrowhead, she is nearly caught by Prince Joachim (Jesse Plemons), an aspiring German royal looking for the Tree. McGregor and Lily then head to Porto Velho, Brazil, where the tree’s location is closest. They hire Captain Frank Wolfe (Dwayne Johnson), who offers the cheapest cruise rides of the Amazon River and who is known to be quite tough and knowledgeable about topography. The adventure begins but it is not going to be easy. The road is dangerous and in addition Prince Joachim has also reached Porto Velho. To find Tree and defeat Team Lily, he locates Don Aguirre and his allies and brings them back to ‘life’. Lily, on the other hand, learns that Frank is mysterious and has been lying to her the whole time about many things. What happens next becomes the rest of the film.