The Lion King (1994)

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Release Date
June 15th, 1994
Directors
Writers
  • Irene Mecchi
  • Jonathan Roberts
  • Linda Woolverton
  • Brenda Chapman
  • Burny Mattinson
  • Barry Johnson
Cast
Official Sites
disney.com

Latest 'The Lion King' News

Lion King Easter Egg Discovered in New Black Panther Trailer

Lion King Easter Egg Discovered in New Black Panther Trailer

Marvel Studios releases the second Black Panther trailer with obvious references to Disney's classic The Lion King.

Ryan Scott

Lion King Deleted Scene Has Scar Making Moves on Nala

Lion King Deleted Scene Has Scar Making Moves on Nala

The Lion King Signature Collection Blu-ray features a grunge-worthy deleted scene that shows Scar making unwanted advances towards Nala.

Brian Gallagher

Original Lion King Script Turned Simba Into Ferris Bueller

Original Lion King Script Turned Simba Into Ferris Bueller

A new report reveals the initial script for Disney's animated classic The Lion King had a much different take on Simba.

Kevin Burwick

Rare Lion King Video Shows Jeremy Irons Singing as Scar

Rare Lion King Video Shows Jeremy Irons Singing as Scar

A never-before-seen video offers a backstage look at Lion King star Jeremy Irons bringing villain Scar to life.

Ryan Scott

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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?

B. Alan Orange

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

B. Alan Orange

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

The Lion King Set for 3D Conversion

Producer Don Hahn also talks about a Roger Rabbit sequel.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

THE LION KING SPECIAL EDITON comes to DVD today!

A feature rich release worthy of any collection! Look inside!

Brian B.