Lion King voice actors James Earl Jones and Ernie Sabella return as Mufasa and Pumbaa in Disney Channel's Lion Guard: Return of the Roar.
Production is under way for the animated TV movie and series The Lion Guard, which follows Kion, the second-born cub of Simba and Nala from The Lion King.
Moneyball and Dolphin Tale are neck-and-neck in second and third place while Abduction finishes in fourth place with just $11.2 million.
Drive takes third place with $11 million while Straw Dogs takes fifth place with just $5 million.
Or can The Lion King 3D claw its way to the top this weekend?
The supervising animators responsible for Pumbaa and Simba discuss bringing these characters to life in the Disney animated classic.
The stereographer discusses the work that went into the upcoming 3D re-release of the Disney animated classic, which returns to theaters on September 16.
The director of this 1994 animated classic discusses the 3D conversion, the upcoming 3D Blu-ray release, Chinese Odyssey, and more.
Marvel president Kevin Feige will be on hand to discuss upcoming Marvel movies and fans will be treated to an early screening of The Lion King 3D.
The classic Disney animated adventure returns to theaters for two weeks in September before hitting 3D Blu-ray this October.
The 1994 Disney classic will be re-released in theaters on September 16 before making its debut on Blu-ray and 3D Blu-ray on October 4.
Tron: Legacy and Tangled will arrive in 3D BD along with classics such as Beauty and the Beast and The Lion King.
Both titles have been confirmed to debut in the Diamond Collection BD format in Spring of 2011.
Producer Don Hahn also talks about a Roger Rabbit sequel.
An intriguing new story indicates that Disney will release the 80s classic on BD right before Tron Legacy hits theaters.
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