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The Lion King

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Director Jon Favreau’s all-new ‘The Lion King’ journeys to the African savanna where a future king is born. Simba idolizes his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub’s arrival. Scar, Mufasa’s brother—and former heir to the throne—has plans of his own. The battle for Pride Rock is ravaged with betrayal, tragedy and drama, ultimately resulting in Simba’s exile. With help from a curious pair of newfound friends, Simba will have to figure out how to grow up and take back what is rightfully his.

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Based on 23 The Lion King Cinema reviews, The Lion King gets an average Cinema review score of 60. The score for all versions is 60 based on a total of 23 reviews.
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www.washingtonpost.comCinema
There’s something about this Lion King, which, like the original, has its narrative roots in “Hamlet,” that feels so much more Shakespearean and — there’s no other word for it —...
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80/100
variety.comCinema
Jon Favreau’s 'live-action' remake of the 1994 cartoon classic leans on the strength of the original story while pushing the animation to photo-realistic new extremes.
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8/10
www.ign.comCinema
Director Jon Favreau's The Lion King is a worthwhile reimagining that relies on nostalgia over risk-taking.
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B/A+
ew.comCinema
The Lion King is a gorgeous, if not strictly necessary remake of a Disney classic
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4/5
www.telegraph.co.ukCinema
The Lion King review: Disney's 2019 remake is a roaring success
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3/4
nypost.comCinema
As metaphors for Hollywood in 2019 go, it’s hard to beat “Circle of Life.”
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The Lion King release date for Cinema July 19, 2019 Yesterday (US)

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