Disney’s ‘The Lion King’ For Theatrical Release in US

The lion King 2019

The Lion King – directed and produced by Jon Favreau is an American photo-realistic computer-animated musical drama film, which is waiting to hit the big screens on this 19th of July.

The movie, is expected to be an adventure fantasy thriller. The screenplay is written by Jeff Nathanson, and produced by Walt Disney Pictures. The music is done by Hans Zimmer.

The movie reviews so far praises its fabulous visual effects and vocal performances. Besides that, the movie is being criticized to be highly derivative of the original and lack of emoting in the animated lion characters relative to the original.

The voice casting of the movie is as follows: Donald Glover as Simba, Seth Rogen as Pumbaa, Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar, Alfre Woodard as Sarabi, Billy Eichner as Timon, John Kani as Rafiki, John Oliver as Zazu, Beyonce Knowles-Carter as Nala and James Earl Jones as Mufasa.

The movie journeys to the African savanna where a future king is born. Simba idolizes King Mufasa, his father, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But the arrival of this new cub king was not liked by someone in the kingdom. The movie, is expected to be welcomed by all the ones, despite the age!


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