The Lion King (1994)

Lion prince Simba and his father are targeted by his bitter uncle, who wants to ascend the throne himself.

All Releases

Domestic (39.7%)
$422,783,777
International (60.3%)
$640,828,028
Worldwide
$1,063,611,805
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
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Domestic Opening$1,586,753
Budget$45,000,000
Earliest Release DateJune 15, 1994 (Domestic)
MPAAG
Running Time1 hr 28 min
GenresAdventure Animation Drama Family Musical

By Release

Release GroupRolloutMarketsDomesticInternationalWorldwide
Original ReleaseJune 15-November 18, 19947 markets$312,855,561$545,700,000$858,555,561
2002 IMAX ReleaseDecember 25-August 29, 200310 markets$15,686,215$3,800,000$19,486,215
2011 3D ReleaseJuly 1-April 11, 201246 markets$94,242,001$91,300,000$185,542,001
2016 Re-releaseMarch 3-September 1, 2016EMEA, APAC$14,622$14,622
2018 Re-releaseMarch 15-September 11, 2018APAC, LATAM$13,406$13,406
2020 Re-releaseAustralia

By Region

Domestic# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Domestic3$422,783,77728
EMEA# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Germany3$70,857,45119
France3$68,817,10312
Italy3$38,252,26412
Spain3$27,444,82135
United Kingdom1$19,578,622458
Netherlands2$2,412,806585
Norway1$1,542,185515
Sweden1$949,694803
Austria1$946,894803
Poland2$870,578988
South Africa2$853,788569
Denmark1$784,656779
Belgium1$741,5271,068
Turkey1$696,6191,055
Greece1$572,030817
United Arab Emirates1$506,9961,055
Israel1$366,668744
Portugal1$340,2791,198
Finland1$263,0911,155
Lebanon1$233,836356
Egypt1$140,459477
Iceland1$97,639751
Czech Republic2$94,7211,722
Ukraine1$94,5121,610
Croatia1$22,1211,667
East Africa1$15,568485
APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Australia6$25,419,25985
Russia/CIS1$6,621,414614
South Korea2$5,533,614908
New Zealand1$824,102776
Malaysia1$198,6111,431
Singapore1$121,3241,842
Philippines1$116,5841,407
Thailand1$92,4071,911
India1$61,5771,533
Hong Kong1$48,7903,257
LATAM# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Mexico2$6,722,416525
Argentina2$3,146,110237
Brazil1$2,058,8761,003
Venezuela1$1,723,535328
Colombia1$1,596,456370
Ecuador1$1,300,272111
Peru1$1,129,086314
Bolivia1$208,563326
Uruguay1$114,909516