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After the murder of his father, a young lion prince flees his kingdom only to learn the true meaning of responsibility and bravery. The Lion King (2019) is directed by Jon Favreau and was released on Jul 12th, 2019.

Jon Favreau
Chiwetel Ejiofor, John Oliver, and James Earl Jones.

Release dates, trailer and film details ⤵

The Lion King is scheduled to arrive in theaters on July 12, 2019. As of today, the movie has been out for around since its theatrical release.

When is The Lion King coming to DVD?

The Lion King DVD release date is set for October 11, 2019, with Blu-ray available the same day as the DVD release. DVD releases are typically released around 12-16 weeks after the theatrical premiere.

When will The Lion King be released digitally?

The Lion King digital release from Amazon Video and iTunes should be available 1-2 weeks before the Blu-ray, DVD, and 4K releases. The estimated VOD release date is October 2019.

All release dates

In Theaters

July 12, 2019

DVD Release Date

October 11, 2019

Netflix DVD Release Date

October 11, 2019 (estimate)

Netflix Streaming

Not announced

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Movie details

Director Jon Favreau’s animation movie The Lion King was released July 12th, 2019.

The Lion King is rated PG. Parental guidance is suggested, meaning some material may not be suitable for children. Parents are urged to give "parental guidance." The movie may contain some material parents might not like for their young children.

The movie currently has a 6.9 out of 10 IMDb rating and Metascore from Metacritic is 67. We will continue to add and update the review scores.

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The Lion King
Film Rating
1 hour 58 minutes
Film Budget
$260 million
Box Office Results
$544 million
Animation, Adventure, Drama

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