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 (43.4%)
$424,500,319
International (56.6%)
$553,828,028
Worldwide
$978,567,236
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$458,200,000$771,055,561
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$91,800,000$186,042,001
2016 Re-releaseMarch 3-September 1, 2016EMEA, APAC$14,622$133,906
2018 Re-releaseMarch 15-September 11, 2018APAC, LATAM$13,406$129,094
2024 Re-releaseJuly 12, 2024APAC, Domestic$1,716,542$1,716,542
2020 Re-releaseAustralia$3,917

By Region

Domestic# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Domestic4$424,500,31934
EMEA# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Germany3$70,857,45121
France3$68,817,10315
Italy3$38,252,26415
Spain3$27,444,82140
United Kingdom1$19,578,622498
Netherlands2$2,412,806661
Norway1$1,542,185564
Sweden1$949,694851
Austria1$946,894844
Poland2$870,5781,129
South Africa2$853,788605
Denmark1$784,656832
Belgium1$741,5271,142
Türkiye1$696,6191,132
Greece1$572,030839
United Arab Emirates1$506,9961,269
Israel1$366,668794
Portugal1$340,2791,318
Finland1$263,0911,233
Lebanon1$233,836379
Egypt1$140,459494
Iceland1$97,639833
Czech Republic2$94,7211,975
Ukraine1$94,5121,735
Croatia1$22,1211,975
East Africa1$15,568487
APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Australia7$24,796,241102
Russia/CIS1$6,621,414641
South Korea2$5,533,614995
New Zealand1$824,102847
Malaysia1$198,6111,505
Singapore1$121,3241,913
Philippines1$116,5841,483
Thailand1$92,4072,000
India1$61,5771,746
Hong Kong1$48,7903,586
LATAM# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Mexico2$6,722,416597
Argentina2$3,146,110266
Brazil1$2,058,8761,084
Venezuela1$1,723,535329
Colombia1$1,596,456423
Ecuador1$1,300,272123
Peru1$1,129,086338
Bolivia1$208,563345
Uruguay1$114,909537