Is the Lion King a Disney movie?
Narrator: Now, for the summer of 1994, Disney animators will take you deep into the wilds of Africa for Disney’s 32nd all-new full-length animated feature, The Lion King. It’s an extraordinary original story about a heroic young cub named Simba, destined to become king of the jungle.
When does the Lion King come out in theaters?
Disney’s The Lion King opens in theaters July 19, 2019. Watch the new trailer now. Director Jon Favreau’s all-new “The Lion King” journeys to the African savanna where a future king is born. Simba idolizes his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub’s arrival.
How many songs are in the Lion King?
Narrator: The Lion King features seven original songs, by pop superstar Elton John, and Aladdin’s academy award-winning lyricist Tim Rice. Female Singer: Can you feel the love. Singers: Won’t you stay to see.
What is the plot of the Lion King?
Narrator: Set deep in the heart of Africa, The Lion King tells the story of the noble, Young Simba, who’s destined to become king of the jungle. Narrator: Only his ruthless uncle Scar stands between him and the throne.
The Lion King is an animated musical film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the 32nd Disney animated feature film, and the fifth animated film produced during a period known as the Disney Renaissance.
What happens in the first part of the Lion King?
Art of the Lion King (part 1) After being anointed as the next king of the jungle, young lion prince Simba is every bit as eager to take his proud father Mufasa’s place as the king. But when Mufasa is suddenly murdered by Simba jealous and villainous uncle Scar, he feels responsible for his death and runs away from home…
Who wrote the music for the Lion King?
The Lion King was directed by Roger Allers and Rob Minkoff, produced by Don Hahn, and has a screenplay credited to Irene Mecchi, Jonathan Roberts, and Linda Woolverton. Its original songs were written by composer Elton John and lyricist Tim Rice, with a score by Hans Zimmer.