The Lion King
Platinum Edition
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1994
Directors: Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 786936-217421
Running time: 1:29 (89 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case, Slip Cover
Format: NTSC, 1.66:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: October 07, 2003
Collection type: Owned (#878)
Status: Available
Purchase date: May 11, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 9 / 10
Review (video): 9 / 10
Overview
Experience the power and majesty that is The Lion King! With its unforgettable story, Academy Award®-winning* music, breathtaking animation and beloved characters, you'll be inspired by the tale of Simba, the feisty lion cub who “just can't wait to be king,” and his journey to claim his place in the “Circle of Life.”

Now, in this dazzling 2-disc Special Edition, “there is more to see than has ever been seen” with an all-new song, never-before-seen-animation, plus specially created bonus features that transport you into the world of The Lion King.

*1994 Best Original Score; Best Original Song, “Can You Feel the Love Tonight.”
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Misc.
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Genres
Animation
Family
Musical
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Walt Disney Pictures
Media Companies:
 • Buena Vista Home Entertainment
 • Walt Disney Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
French  Dolby Digital 5.1
Commentary  Dolby Digital Surround
Subtitles
English
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
2Bonus Materials
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Bonus Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Deleted Scenes
 • Storyboard Comparisons
 • Gallery
 • DVD-ROM Content
 • Interactive Game
 • Multi-angle
 • Music Videos
 • THX Certified
 • Closed Captioned
 • Extended & Theatrical Cuts / THX Optimizer
Crew
Direction
Roger Allers....Director
Rob Minkoff....Director
Writing
Irene Mecchi....Screenwriter
Jonathan Roberts....Screenwriter
Linda Woolverton....Screenwriter
Burny Mattinson....Story By
Barry Johnson....Story By
Thom Enriquez....Story By
Gary Trousdale....Story By
Kevin Harkey....Story By
Chris Sanders....Story By
Larry Leker....Story By
Rick Maki....Story By
Francis Glebas....Story By
Lorna Cook....Story By
Andy Gaskill....Story By
Jim Capobianco....Story By
Jorgen Klubien....Story By
Tom Sito....Story By
Joe Ranft....Story By
Ed Gombert....Story By
Mark Kausler....Story By
Production
Don Hahn....Producer
Thomas Schumacher....Executive Producer
Sarah McArthur....Executive Producer
Film Editing
Tom Finan....Film Editor
John Carnochan....Film Editor
Music
Tim Rice....Song Writer
Elton John....Song Writer
Hans Zimmer....Composer
Sound
Terry Porter....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Mel Metcalfe....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
David J. Hudson....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Richard L. Anderson....Supervising Sound Editor
Mark Mangini....Supervising Sound Editor
Art
Andy Gaskill....Art Director
Chris Sanders....Production Designer
Scott Santoro....Visual Effects
 Restoration/Special Edition
Film Editing
Jessica Ambinder-Rojas....Film Editor
Sound
Terry Porter....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Dean A. Zupancic....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
David Bossert....Visual Effects
Cast
Rowan Atkinson....Zazu (voice)
Matthew Broderick....Simba (voice)
Niketa Calame....Young Nala (voice)
Jim Cummings....Ed (voice)
Whoopi Goldberg....Shenzi (voice)
Robert Guillaume....Rafiki (voice)
Jeremy Irons....Scar (voice)
James Earl Jones....Mufasa (voice)
Moira Kelly....Nala (voice)
Nathan Lane....Timon (voice)
Zoe Leader....Sarafina (voice)
Cheech Marin....Banzai (voice)
Ernie Sabella....Pumbaa (voice)
Madge Sinclair....Sarabi (voice)
Jonathan Taylor Thomas....Young Simba (voice)
 Additional Voices
Frank Welker....Additional Voices (voice)
Cathy Cavadini....Additional Voices (voice)
Judi Durand....Additional Voices (voice)
Daamen Krall....Additional Voices (voice)
David McCharen....Additional Voices (voice)
Linda Phillips....Additional Voices (voice)
Phil Proctor....Additional Voices (voice)
David Randolph....Additional Voices (voice)