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 (43.6%)
$422,783,777
International (56.3%)
$545,728,028
Worldwide
$968,750,709
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 Fantasy Musical

By Release

Release GroupRolloutMarketsDomesticInternationalWorldwide
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-releaseMarch 3-September 1, 2016EMEA, APAC$14,622$133,906
2018 Re-releaseMarch 15-September 11, 2018APAC, LATAM$13,406$129,094
2020 Re-releaseAustralia$3,917
2024 Re-releaseAustralia$15

By Region

Domestic# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Domestic3$422,783,77734
EMEA# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Germany3$70,857,45121
France3$68,817,10314
Italy3$38,252,26414
Spain3$27,444,82139
United Kingdom1$19,578,622496
Netherlands2$2,412,806660
Norway1$1,542,185562
Sweden1$949,694848
Austria1$946,894841
Poland2$870,5781,123
South Africa2$853,788601
Denmark1$784,656828
Belgium1$741,5271,138
Türkiye1$696,6191,128
Greece1$572,030839
United Arab Emirates1$506,9961,257
Israel1$366,668791
Portugal1$340,2791,314
Finland1$263,0911,230
Lebanon1$233,836379
Egypt1$140,459494
Iceland1$97,639829
Czech Republic2$94,7211,969
Ukraine1$94,5121,732
Croatia1$22,1211,965
East Africa1$15,568487
APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Australia7$24,796,241103
Russia/CIS1$6,621,414641
South Korea2$5,533,614992
New Zealand1$824,102845
Malaysia1$198,6111,501
Singapore1$121,3241,909
Philippines1$116,5841,478
Thailand1$92,4071,994
India1$61,5771,742
Hong Kong1$48,7903,579
LATAM# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Mexico2$6,722,416593
Argentina2$3,146,110264
Brazil1$2,058,8761,078
Venezuela1$1,723,535329
Colombia1$1,596,456420
Ecuador1$1,300,272122
Peru1$1,129,086337
Bolivia1$208,563344
Uruguay1$114,909536