The Lion King

This image released by Disney-Marvel Studios shows Brie Larson in a scene from "Captain Marvel."
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AP News
December 31, 2019 - 1:58 pm
Every movie year offers up a parade of hits and flops. But in 2019, no winner was in the same galaxy as the Walt Disney Co. And the biggest loser might have been anyone less thrilled about the box-office domination of franchise films. Read more here.
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Michael Cerio
July 22, 2019 - 4:18 pm
From the big screen of theaters to the small screen of social media, the weekend belonged to Beyoncé . On Friday, The Lion King opened in the US and roared into the record books. The film had the biggest opening for July, the biggest opening for a PG film, the biggest live-action update that Disney...
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The Walt Disney Co. is ruling the box office again with the record-breaking debut of “The Lion King” this weekend.
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July 21, 2019 - 12:49 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — If there was any doubt that the 2019 box office belonged to the Walt Disney Co., this weekend put an end to it. Not only did its photorealistic remake of "The Lion King" devour opening weekend records for the month of July and a PG-rated film, but "Avengers: Endgame" also crept...
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Beyonce
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July 19, 2019 - 9:30 am
By Aisha Salaudeen, CNN (CNN) -- Twenty-five years after the release of the original classic, The Lion King, is getting a live-action remake from Disney. To accompany the release of the 3D animated version of the movie, Grammy award-winning artist, Beyoncé, has released a 14 track album titled 'The...
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Johnny Lopez
July 17, 2019 - 9:43 am
It’s hard out here for a Duchess! Meghan Markle kept it real while attending the premiere of The Lion King in London earlier this week. While chatting with Pharrell Williams on the film’s red carpet, the Duchess of Sussex was overheard discussing how life in the royal spotlight isn’t always a walk...
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Michael Cerio
July 17, 2019 - 9:00 am
Beyoncé is the gift that keeps on giving. In addition to her role as Nala in the live-action edition of The Lion King , the singer and actress also leads the way for a special companion album. The Lion King: The Gift is due out on Friday, the same day the film hits theaters. Tuesday night, Disney’s...
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The Lion King
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Eric Walter
April 10, 2019 - 1:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Walt Disney Studios has dropped the first full-length trailer for the live-action/CGI remake of "The Lion King," due out in theaters on July 19. Video of The Lion King Official Trailer Twitter lept to action with hot takes. Reactions were generally favorable, ranging...
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Disney releases first look at 'The Lion King'
CNN
November 23, 2018 - 8:34 am
(CBS News) — "The Lion King" live-action remake of the classic animated film has roared to life with its first trailer. Disney debuted the 90 second teaser on Thanksgiving Day. The clip opens up with iconic images made famous in the 1994 flick. James Earl Jones, who will reprise his role as Mufasa'...
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