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, 2016APAC, EMEA$14,622$14,622
2018 Re-releaseMarch 15-September 11, 2018LATAM, APAC$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$19,578,622460
Netherlands2$2,412,806586
Norway1$1,542,185519
Sweden1$949,694804
Austria1$946,894804
Poland2$870,578995
South Africa2$853,788569
Denmark1$784,656781
Belgium1$741,5271,070
Turkey1$696,6191,057
Greece1$572,030817
United Arab Emirates1$506,9961,058
Israel1$366,668744
Portugal1$340,2791,201
Finland1$263,0911,157
Lebanon1$233,836357
Egypt1$140,459477
Iceland1$97,639754
Czech Republic2$94,7211,731
Ukraine1$94,5121,616
Croatia1$22,1211,679
East Africa1$15,568485
APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Australia6$25,419,25987
Russia/CIS1$6,621,414616
South Korea2$5,533,614911
New Zealand1$824,102777
Malaysia1$198,6111,433
Singapore1$121,3241,843
Philippines1$116,5841,407
Thailand1$92,4071,914
India1$61,5771,535
Hong Kong1$48,7903,271
LATAM# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Mexico2$6,722,416526
Argentina2$3,146,110238
Brazil1$2,058,8761,004
Venezuela1$1,723,535328
Colombia1$1,596,456371
Ecuador1$1,300,272112
Peru1$1,129,086314
Bolivia1$208,563326
Uruguay1$114,909517