The Lion king [videorecording] / [presented by] Walt Disney Pictures ; produced by Don Hahn ; screenplay by Irene Mecchi and Jonathan Roberts and Linda Woolverton ; directed by Roger Allers and Rob Minkoff
- Uniform Title:
- Lion King (Motion picture : 1994)
- Burbank, Calif. : Walt Disney Home Entertainment : Buena Vista Home Entertainment, 2003.
- Platinum ed., special ed.
- Physical Description:
- 2 videodiscs (approximately 90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Additional Creators:
- Hahn, Don
Broderick, Matthew, 1962-
Thomas, Jonathan Taylor
Jones, James Earl
Irons, Jeremy, 1948-
Lane, Nathan, 1956-
Goldberg, Whoopi, 1955-
Walt Disney Pictures
Walt Disney Home Entertainment (Firm)
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
- Disney DVD
- Language Note:
- English or French dialogue; closed-captioned.
- Simba begins life as an honored prince, son of the powerful King Mufasa. The cub's happy childhood turns tragic when his evil uncle Scar murders Mufasa and drives Simba away from the kingdom. In exile, the young lion befriends the comically bumbling pair of Pumbaa the warthog and Timon the meerkat and lives a carefree jungle life. As he approaches adulthood, however, he is visited by the spirit of his father, who instructs him to defeat the nefarious Scar and reclaim his rightful throne.
- Audience Notes:
- MPAA rating: G; bonus materials not rated.
- Originally released as a motion picture in 1994.
Special features: 2 versions of the film, deleted scenes, new song "Morning Report", music videos, "experiential" features and games, Timon & Pumbaa's virtual safari, music journey, stage journey, animal journey, film journey, story journey.
"Presented in originally created aspect ratio: widescreen (1.66:1), enhanced for 16x9 televisions"--Container.
Includes 5 previews of other motion pictures.
- Creation/Production Credits Note:
- Music, Hans Zimmer ; songs, Tim Rice and Elton John.
- Participant/Performer Note:
- Matthew Broderick, Jonathan Taylor Thomas, James Earl Jones, Jeremy Irons, Moira Kelly, Niketa Calame, Ernie Sabella, Nathan Lane, Robert Guillaume, Rowan Atkinson, Madge Sinclair, Whoopi Goldberg, Cheech Marin.
- Technical Details:
- DVD; region 1; NTSC; 5.1 Dolby digital Surround.
- No public performance rights. Classroom instruction and home use permitted.
- Source of Acquisition:
- UP-PAT copy: Purchased with funds from the Henry Levine Memorial Libraries Endowment; 20045.
Purchased with funds from the Paterno Libraries Endowment (Campus College Libraries); 2013
View MARC record | catkey: 2714509