The Lion King

The Lion King (1994)

Life's greatest adventure is finding your place in the Circle of Life.

  • Genre: Family, Animation, Drama
  • Release Date: 1994-06-23
  • User Rating: 8.1/10 from 6984 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 29min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Walt Disney Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Directors: Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff.
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A young lion cub named Simba can't wait to be king. But his uncle craves the title for himself and will stop at nothing to get it.

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  • Jonathan Taylor Thomas

    as Young Simba (voice)
  • Matthew Broderick

    as Adult Simba (voice)
  • James Earl Jones

    as King Mufasa (voice)
  • Jeremy Irons

    as Scar (voice)
  • Moira Kelly

    as Adult Nala (voice)
  • Niketa Calame

    as Young Nala (voice)
  • Ernie Sabella

    as Pumbaa (voice)
  • Nathan Lane

    as Timon (voice)
  • Robert Guillaume

    as Rafiki (voice)
  • Rowan Atkinson

    as Zazu the Hornbill (voice)
  • Whoopi Goldberg

    as Shenzi the Hyena (voice)
  • Cheech Marin

    as Banzai the Hyena (voice)
  • Jim Cummings

    as ED the Hyena (voice)
  • Madge Sinclair

    as Sarabi, Simba's Mother (voice)
  • Joseph Williams

    as Adult Simba (singing voice)
  • Jason Weaver

    as Young Simba (singing voice)
  • Sally Dworsky

    as Adult Nala (singing voice)
  • Laura Williams

    as Young Nala (singing voice)
  • Zoe Leader

    as Sarafina, Nala's Mother (voice)
  • Frank Welker

    as Lion Roars (voice)
  • Judi M. Durand

    as Additional Voices (voice) (uncredited)
  • Daamen J. Krall

    as Additional Voices (voice) (uncredited)
  • David McCharen

    as Additional Voices (voice) (uncredited)
  • Mary Linda Phillips

    as Additional Voices (voice) (uncredited)
  • Phil Proctor

    as Additional Voices (voice) (uncredited)
  • David J. Randolph

    as Additional Voices (voice) (uncredited)
  • Evan Saucedo

    as Young Simba - in 'Morning Report' (singing voice) (uncredited)
  • Brian Tochi

    as Fighting Hyena (voice) (uncredited)
Directing Roger Allers Director
Directing Rob Minkoff Director
Writing Linda Woolverton Screenplay
Writing Jonathan Roberts Screenplay
Writing Irene Mecchi Screenplay
Sound Hans Zimmer Original Music Composer
Editing Ivan Bilancio Editor
Crew Mike Surrey Supervising Animator
Visual Effects Andreas Deja Animation Supervisor
Visual Effects Anthony DeRosa Animation Supervisor
Visual Effects Tim Allen Animation
Directing Jennifer Yuan Layout
Visual Effects James Baxter Animation Supervisor
Production Craig Sost Production Manager
Visual Effects Larry White Animation
Directing Rick Moore Layout
Crew Carl Canga Production Office Assistant
Writing Rick Maki Story
Art Chris Sanders Production Design
Art Andrew Gaskill Art Direction
Production Brian Chavanne Casting
Sound Adam Milo Smalley Supervising Music Editor
Visual Effects David Pruiksma Animation
Crew Alex Kupershmidt Supervising Animator
Crew Ellen Woodbury Supervising Animator
Sound Mel Metcalfe Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Terry Porter Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound David J. Hudson Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Richard L. Anderson Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Mark A. Mangini Supervising Sound Editor
Sound James Christopher Sound Effects Editor
Editing Tom Finan Supervising Film Editor
Editing John Carnochan Supervising Film Editor
Sound Elton John Songs
Sound Tim Rice Songs