Reviews

Oct 11, 2021
This often dark tale about a lion cub holds real emotional resonance.
Jan 11, 2021
A certain blockbuster and a future classic, The Lion King is a scrumptiously delightful moviegoing experience.
Sep 14, 2020
A stunning artistic achievement that helped create serious critical awareness for feature-length animation.
Jul 15, 2019
'The Lion King' is arguably up for one of the best films of all time. [Full review in Spanish]
Jul 10, 2019
The Lion King isn't just the best film of the Disney Renaissance but the best animated film of all time!
May 2, 2019
The best of Disney animation. [Full Review in Spanish]
Feb 20, 2019
Scar is I think the best Disney villain that we've ever had.
Dec 14, 2018
Simply the pinnacle of Disney animation.
Apr 13, 2018
At this point in animation history, we can expect no less than perfection from Disney, and they deliver.
Jan 26, 2018
The massive wildebeest stampede and Scar's Third Reich-inspired musical number were already phenomenal 17 years ago without the additional dimension, so what's really the point?
Sep 4, 2017
With its remarkable narrative, memorable characters, stunning animation, and brilliant music, The Lion King remains the very pinnacle of Disney's animated achievements.
Aug 2, 2015
A majestic achievement.
Aug 2, 2015
Disney can take pride in this lion of a movie.
Aug 24, 2013
the animation is stunning on the big screen and beautiful to watch
Jul 31, 2013
Even the inescapable hype cannot diminish the fact that this is one great film.
Jul 31, 2013
The Lion King, complete with jaunty songs by Elton John and Tim Rice, is undeniably and fully worthy of its glorious Disney heritage. It is a gorgeous triumph -- one lion in which the studio can take justified pride.
Jul 31, 2013
This crowd-pleasing cartoon musical from Walt Disney had enormous box-office appeal, and proved so popular that it was adapted as a spectacular stage show.
Jul 31, 2013
Between traumas, the movie serves up soothingly banal musical numbers (composed by Elton John and Tim Rice) and silly, rambunctious comedy.
Jul 31, 2013
It's perhaps the closest Disney has come to creating a consciously mythical entertainment in the style of Star Wars. Yet like that film it keeps its sense of humor and fun.
Jul 31, 2013
Even with its flaws, this latest Disney animated feature once again delivers what its audience wants. Too bad flesh and blood films can't be this consistent.