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THE LION KING

Domestic Total Gross: $312,855,561
Domestic Lifetime Gross: $328,541,776
Distributor: Buena VistaRelease Date: June 15, 1994
Genre: AnimationRunning Time: 1 hrs. 29 min.
MPAA Rating: GProduction Budget: $45 million
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TOTAL LIFETIME GROSSES
Domestic:  $328,541,776    41.9%
Foreign:  $455,300,000    58.1%

= Worldwide:  $783,841,776  

DOMESTIC SUMMARY
Release Dates:  June 15, 1994 (limited)
 June 24, 1994 (wide)
Limited Opening Weekend: $1,586,753
(#10 rank, 2 theaters, $793,377 average)
Wide Opening Weekend: $40,888,194
(#1 rank, 2,552 theaters, $16,022 average)
% of Total Gross: 13.1%
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Widest Release:  2,624 theaters


GENRES (click to view) Rank
Animation 3

CHARTS (click to view) Rank
All Time Domestic 18
All Time Adjusted 24
All Time Worldwide 24
Yearly 1994 2
Yearly G Rated 1994 1
Yearly Opening Weekends 1994 123
Worldwide Yearly 1994 1
Opening Weeks 102
Post-Thanksgiving Weekend - Biggest Drops 166
Post-Thanksgiving Weekend - Best Holds 127
Longest Time To #1 49
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time 85
Theater Averages - All Time Adjusted 1
Theater Averages - Opening Weekends 1
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends 77
Opening Weekends 131
Opening Weekends - June 23
Opening Weekends - Summer 91
Ninth Weekends 39
Tenth Weekends 50
Twelfth Weekends 58
Twelfth Weekends 61
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive) 136
Most Weekends in Top 10 (non-consecutive) 27
Most Weekends in Top 5 (non-consecutive) 101
Consecutive Weekends At #1 123
Consecutive Weekends In Top 10 71
Labor Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends 186
Third Weekends 26
Fourth Weekends 23
Fifth Weekends 9
Sixth Weekends 23
Seventh Weekends 35
Eighth Weekends 25
Top Ranking Limited Release Debuts 125
Rated G 2
Rated G and PG 6
Rated G, Opening Weekends 9
Rated G and PG, Opening Weekends 34
Widest G Rated Openings 48
Widest G Rated Releases 48
Fastest to $100 million 157
Fastest to $150 million 85
Fastest to $200 million 59
Fastest to $250 million 35
Fastest to $300 million 26
Slowest to $100 million 229
Slowest to $200 million 26
BOM Users' Grades 21
BOM Users' Grades (1994 Releases) 2
CHARTS (Premier Pass Users Only)Rank
Highest All Time Rank (on December 26, 1994) 4
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Opening Weeks Adjusted *
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Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted *
Theater Averages - All Time Adjusted *
Theater Averages - Opening Weekends Adjusted *
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted *
Opening Weekends Adjusted - June *
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Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer *
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1994 ACADEMY AWARDS®
Nominated for 4 Oscars, including 2 wins. CLICK TO VIEW FULL BREAKDOWN...

THE PLAYERS (click name to view)
Director:Rob Minkoff
Actor:Matthew Broderick (Voice)
Composer:Hans Zimmer
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Readers A- (5010 votes)
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GRADE BREAKDOWN
As: 3,141 62.7%
Bs: 1,555 31.0%
Cs: 205 4.1%
Ds: 44 0.9%
Fs: 65 1.3%

RELATED ARTICLES
11/29/06 - SCOTT HOLLERAN: Disney Biography, Books, Music and on Stage

MERCHANDISE LINKS
• DVD: The Lion King, The Lion King (Collector's Gift Set), The Lion King 1 1/2, Lion King II - Simba's Pride
Soundtrack


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