The Lion King (1994)

The Lion King Synopsis

Wild Africa is the setting for this animated tale of a young lion cub whose evil uncle usurps his father's crown and lets hyenas overrun the kingdom. Dodging danger and befriending some oddball characters, the cub wanders until the day he's ready to return.

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The Lion King Story Continues in First Lion Guard Clip

The Lion King Story Continues in First Lion Guard Clip

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.
The Lion King Story Continues in Disney Channel's The Lion Guard

The Lion King Story Continues in Disney Channel's The Lion Guard

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.
BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: The Lion King Pulls Off an Upset Win with $22.1 Million

BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: The Lion King Pulls Off an Upset Win with $22.1 Million

Moneyball and Dolphin Tale are neck-and-neck in second and third place while Abduction finishes in fourth place with just $11.2 million.
BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: The Lion King Tops the Box Office with $29.3 Million

BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: The Lion King Tops the Box Office with $29.3 Million

Drive takes third place with $11 million while Straw Dogs takes fifth place with just $5 million.
BOX OFFICE PREDICTIONS: Will Drive Speed Towards the First Place Finish Line?

BOX OFFICE PREDICTIONS: Will Drive Speed Towards the First Place Finish Line?

Or can The Lion King 3D claw its way to the top this weekend?
Tony Bancroft and Mark Henn Talk The Lion King

Tony Bancroft and Mark Henn Talk The Lion King

The supervising animators responsible for Pumbaa and Simba discuss bringing these characters to life in the Disney animated classic.
Robert Neuman Talks The Lion King

Robert Neuman Talks The Lion King

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.
Rob Minkoff Talks The Lion King 3D

Rob Minkoff Talks The Lion King 3D

The director of this 1994 animated classic discusses the 3D conversion, the upcoming 3D Blu-ray release, Chinese Odyssey, and more.
2011 D23 Expo Arena Schedule Announced

2011 D23 Expo Arena Schedule Announced

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 Lion King 3D 4-Minute Sneak Preview Attached to Cars 2

The Lion King 3D 4-Minute Sneak Preview Attached to Cars 2

The classic Disney animated adventure returns to theaters for two weeks in September before hitting 3D Blu-ray this October.
The Lion King 3D Comes to Theaters This September!

The Lion King 3D Comes to Theaters This September!

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.
Disney Announces 2011 3D Blu-ray Slate

Disney Announces 2011 3D Blu-ray Slate

Tron: Legacy and Tangled will arrive in 3D BD along with classics such as Beauty and the Beast and The Lion King.
The Lion King and Bambi Blu-ray Trailers!

The Lion King and Bambi Blu-ray Trailers!

Both titles have been confirmed to debut in the Diamond Collection BD format in Spring of 2011.
The Lion King Set for 3D Conversion

The Lion King Set for 3D Conversion

Producer Don Hahn also talks about a Roger Rabbit sequel.
Original Tron Film Coming to Blu-ray This November?

Original Tron Film Coming to Blu-ray This November?

An intriguing new story indicates that Disney will release the 80s classic on BD right before Tron Legacy hits theaters.
THE LION KING SPECIAL EDITON comes to DVD today!

THE LION KING SPECIAL EDITON comes to DVD today!

A feature rich release worthy of any collection! Look inside!
The special edition LION KING DVD includes a new song!

The special edition LION KING DVD includes a new song!

...plus tons of other goodies in this 2 disc set!
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