The Lion King (1994)

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.

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Domestic (43.7%)
International (56.3%)
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
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Domestic Opening$1,586,753
Earliest Release DateJune 15, 1994 (Domestic)
Running Time1 hr 28 min
GenresAdventure Animation Drama Family Musical
Release GroupDateMarketsDomesticInternationalWorldwide
Original ReleaseJune 15-November 18, 19947 markets$312,855,561$450,600,000$763,455,561
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-releaseSeptember 1, 2016Netherlands$14,622$14,622
2018 Re-releaseSeptember 11, 2018Argentina$13,406$13,406