Key visual of The Lion King

The Lion King

1994-06-23 | Family / Animation

Plot analysis from people:

A young lion prince is cast out of his pride by his cruel uncle, who claims he killed his father. While the uncle rules with an iron paw, the prince grows up beyond the Savannah, living by a philosophy: No worries for the rest of your days. But when his past comes to haunt him, the young prince must decide his fate: Will he remain an outcast or face his demons and become what he needs to be?
Director: Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff
Stars: Matthew Broderick, James Earl Jones

Streaming Services



People's review rating

Positive 81%
Negative 19%

Editing & Writing Analysis with Trailer

Trailer from The Lion King

What people actually say about
icon Editing & icon Writing

“Key Talks” from People

  • Ranked #41 / 86,547 Movies

  • Ranked #74 / 50,424 Movies

  • Ranked #92 / 40,291 Movies

5,279 Movie Tastes Related to The Lion King

Maimovie AI learns movie taste from social media, search keywords, and other diverse crowd data. As a result, our AI has characterized this movie with the following movie tastes:

Film Awards

38 wins 61 nominations
out of 6,603 movie awards
  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Music, Original Score

  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Music, Original Song

  • Golden Globes, USA

    Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical


Awards from the Crowd

5,279 movie tastes ranked by the crowd
Ranked #1 for
Ranked #1 for
Ranked #2 for


Acting & Cast


View Live Cast Profile

Featured Crew

430 Movie Tastes Related to the Featured Crew

Based on the crowd’s live-updated social data, the following movie tastes represent the featured crew of the movie, The Lion King:

View Live Featured Crew Profile

Visual & Sound Taste from Video

What people actually say about
icon Visual & icon Sound

“Key Talks” from People

  • Ranked #2 / 95,477 Movies

  • Ranked #5 / 102,066 Movies

  • Ranked #6 / 85,252 Movies

Concept & Idea Taste from Photo

Photo from The Lion King

The Lion King photo 1
The Lion King photo 2
The Lion King photo 3
The Lion King photo 4

What people actually say about
icon Concept & icon Idea

“Key Talks” from People

  • Ranked #9 / 47,448 Movies

  • Ranked #11 / 96,620 Movies

  • Ranked #14 / 90,336 Movies

Search Keywords

Touch to Google the following Keywords:

Top 20 Movies Similar to The Lion King

Similar Movies to The Lion King

The Lion King FAQ

On June 21, 2021, the IMDB rating of The Lion King is 8.5/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 93/100, Metacritic rating is 88/100, TMDB rating is 8.0/10.
The revenue of The Lion King was 763,455,561 USD.
The director of The Lion King is Roger Allers.
The genre of The Lion King is Family,Animation,Drama.
The casts of The Lion King are Matthew Broderick starring as Simba (voice), James Earl Jones starring as King Mufasa (voice), Jeremy Irons starring as Scar (voice), Rowan Atkinson starring as Zazu the Hornbill (voice), Niketa Calame starring as Young Nala (voice), Jim Cummings starring as ED the Hyena (voice) / Scar [Singing Voice].
The runtime of The Lion King is 89 minutes.
The Lion King won 1995 Academy Awards, USA, 1995 Golden Globes, USA, 2004 BAFTA Awards, 2021 Online Film & Television Association, 2016 National Film Preservation Board, USA, 2015 20/20 Awards, 2011 Satellite Awards, 1996 American Music Awards, 1995 BMI Film & TV Awards, 1995 Casting Society of America, USA and 12 others.
On June 21, 2021, there were 5279 public reaction to The Lion King including mischievous, great soundtrack, build a scene, more rewarding, popular.
The certification of The Lion King is G.
The release date of The Lion King is June 23, 1994.
The full version of The Lion King is provided by Disney Plus , Amazon Video , YouTube , Google Play Movies , Apple iTunes , Vudu , Microsoft Store , DIRECTV , AMC on Demand
The production budget of The Lion King was 45,000,000 USD.
The sequels of The Lion King are The Lion King, The Lion King II: Simba's Pride, The Lion King 1½.