The Lion King

(2019)

Overview

Simba idolises his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub's arrival. Scar, Mufasa's brother—and former heir to the throne—has plans of his own. The battle for Pride Rock is ravaged with betrayal, tragedy and drama, ultimately resulting in Simba's exile. With help from a curious pair of newfound friends, Simba will have to figure out how to grow up and take back what is rightfully his.

  1. Jonathan Roberts

    Characters

  2. Linda Woolverton

    Characters

  3. Irene Mecchi

    Characters

  4. Jon Favreau

    Director

  5. Jeff Nathanson

    Screenplay

  6. Brenda Chapman

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Donald Glover

    Donald Glover

    Simba (voice)

  2. Beyoncé Knowles

    Beyoncé Knowles

    Nala (voice)

  3. James Earl Jones

    James Earl Jones

    Mufasa (voice)

  4. Chiwetel Ejiofor

    Chiwetel Ejiofor

    Scar (voice)

  5. Alfre Woodard

    Alfre Woodard

    Sarabi (voice)

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The Lion King
The Lion King

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Status Released

Release Information

  • July 19, 2019
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 58m

Budget $260,000,000.00

Revenue $1,023,582,142.00

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