The Lion King

The Lion King

Special Edition

DVD - 2003
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Disney's epic coming-of-age saga tells of the love between a proud lion ruler, Mufasa, and his son Simba.
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Disney DVD, 2003.
ISBN: 9780788845505
0788845500
Characteristics: 2 videodiscs (90 min.) :,sd., col. ;,12 cm
Additional Contributors: Walt Disney Company
Alternative Title: The Lion king [dvd]

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czekirda
Aug 21, 2017

I just put a seen this DVD now on the website i really like the movie i have the stuff toy of Simba it is now midnight. I also watched the Special Edition video from 2003 i have a Stuff toy of Simba but he stands witch is better that way he doesn't have to fall down on my bed he can stand and i have a baby blaket of lion king it has a picture of Simba and Nala in this movie this is a movie mostly about the origial of the frist movie when i frist saw this movie in stores i thought they are gonna make a movie with the parts of the frist movie and 2ed movie almost like a 2 movie together made but it was tottly diffrent the very frist time i ever seeen this movie was back in 2003 when the vhs camp out my costin had that movie and he still has it they also ihad the 2ed one on vhs but i never notied they had the frist movie too untill later when we wen t to there house they live in Waterford where i used to live this movie is just as good as the other two movies i think all of you need to watch this movie i never understood he said in that case your fired that was the very frist time i ever understood and that he was mocky what Zazo was saying i can not belivie it i watched this movie so meny times as a kid and i never notied it and understood what they had said before ad i nevr heard him sing enames beward and i have a vhs of lion king and i watched it a lot of times as a kid and never read it well i gotta say they do sing really fast onc you tryto sing along with it it will go away .

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singidunum_25
Dec 29, 2016

Our family's favourite one too! Love, love, love IT.....

VaughanPLAlex Dec 12, 2016

My FAVOURITE movie to this very day! I've watched it 20+ times and it gets me every time!

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TEENREVIEWBOARD
Jul 19, 2016

The Lion King is one of the greatest animated movies of all time. It has a great storyline that includes amazing characters and not to mention the excellent blend of songs which include, Circle of Life, Hakuna Matata, and Can You Feel the Love Tonight. This movie features a great mix of humour, drama, and many emotional moments. It presents the story of a lion cub named Simba, who is the son of powerful King Mufasa. After Simba's evil uncle Scar murders Mufasa, he is led to believe that he is responsible for the tragic death of his own father and is ultimately forced to leave the kingdom away from his family while also losing his throne as king to Scar. In his exile, he makes new friends and lives a happy life in the jungle. When he matures, he is able to realize that he must defeat Scar and claim his rightful throne as the Lion King. This is a masterpiece made by Disney and I truly recommend for everyone to watch it. 5/5
- @ReadingThruThe6 of the Teen Review Board at the Hamilton Public Library

I am sure that almost everyone has seen this classic Disney film at least once in their lives. Of course that’s an exaggeration, although it is very true that this film is super popular. Simba is a young lion who is the main character of this film. His uncle, Scar, is plotting to take over the throne since Simba is next in line. Mufasa, the current king, is the father of Simba. Scar intentionally causes Mufasa to die and blames it on Simba, who believes him and flees the kingdom. However, Simba eventually learns that it was, in fact, Mufasa who killed his father, not him. Will Simba gain his kingdom and retake the throne which rightfully belongs to him?
- @JuiceboxZ of the Teen Review Board at the Hamilton Public Library

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ANABELLE H. PORTER
Jun 02, 2016

This has wonderful music! A must see!

TSCPL_KyleM May 13, 2016

Possibly my all time desert island favorite Disney animated film... Also, holds a special place in my heart because the soundtrack was the first CD I ever owned. Caaan you feeeeeel the loooove toniiiight!!!!

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JihadiConservative
Apr 19, 2016

Must watch classic.

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crow111
May 18, 2015

"The Lion King" is one of my most favorite animation films I have ever seen! Great movie.

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meesha16
Apr 11, 2015

Nice movie! :-)

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garycornell
Oct 18, 2014

"The Lion King" is filled with great characters, but best of all, it has some of the most wonderful songs put to animation. The credit goes to Elton John and Tim Rice were selected for Academy Awards for the song "Can You Feel The Love Tonight". On top of that, Hanz Zimmer won for the Best Original Score. I love who they picked to play both the young Simba Jonathan Taylor Thomas and the adult Simba Matthew Broderick. It took 29 writers to come up with the story, but they made a classic when they were all done. There have been so many "Lion King" products and books that I hesitated to even write a review. It deserves to be praised and not forgotten as some instant hit. "The Lion King" will be like other Walt Disney Classics. Future generations will still be enjoying the beauty of its story and music.

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TSCPL_KyleM May 13, 2016

"If you're hungry for a hunk of fat and juicy meat
Eat my buddy Pumbaa here because he is a treat
Come on down and dine - On this tasty swine - All you have to do is get in line
Aaaare you achin' (Yup, yup, yup)
Foooor some bacon? (Yup, yup, yup)
Heeee's a big pig (Yup, yup)
You could be a big pig too. Hoy!"
- Timon and Pumbaa

Mz_Patterson Jul 26, 2014

" Simba"

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tatestevensomg
Mar 18, 2013

"Why do i always have to save your AHHHH........"
~Tomone

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Roseyposeyfiore
Mar 13, 2013

Hakuna Matata, it means no worries for the rest of your days.

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Teyfor8Wyoma
Jun 09, 2010

"Remember who you are"

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ladyhawk
Mar 31, 2008

Banzai: Hey, did we order this dinner to go?
Shenzi: No, why?
Banzai: Cause there it goes!

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Triscal
Nov 05, 2007

Timon: Lady, have you got your lions crossed?

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Triscal
Nov 05, 2007

"King Mufasa" of the lions dies because of his evil broth "Scar". "Simba" runs away from the kingdom and Scar. The kingdom meets near ruin until Simba returns a rids the kingdom of scar and his followers

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