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The Lion King (1994)

G
88 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

A Lion cub crown prince is tricked by a treacherous uncle into thinking he caused his father's death and flees into exile in despair, only to learn in adulthood his identity and his responsibilities.
Writers
Irene Mecchi (screenplay by) | Jonathan Roberts (screenplay by) | Linda Woolverton (screenplay by) | Burny Mattinson (story) & 25 more
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Box Office
Budget
$ 45,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 1,825,849
Gross (USA)
$ 312,900,000
Gross (World)
$ 987,483,777
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Release date
Jun 24, 1994 (United States)

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Rowan Atkinson
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Matthew Broderick
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Niketa Calame-Harris
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Jim Cummings
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Whoopi Goldberg
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Robert Guillaume
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Jeremy Irons
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James Earl Jones
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Moira Kelly
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Nathan Lane
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Zoe Leader
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Cheech Marin
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Ernie Sabella
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Madge Sinclair
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Jonathan Taylor Thomas
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Frank Welker
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Cathy Cavadini
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Judi M. Durand
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Daamen J. Krall
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David McCharen
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Mary Linda Phillips
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Phil Proctor
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David Randolph
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Jeff Bennett
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Sally Dworsky
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Evan Saucedo
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Brian Tochi
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Jason Weaver
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Joseph Williams
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Laura Williams
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8.5 / 10 | 785,476 votes