Skip to content

Category: Lion King

The Circle of Life roars supreme in the Lion King from Disney! Follow Mufasa, Simba, Timon, Pumbaa, and all of Pride Rock. Hakuna Matata!

Disney Starts Production on The Lion Guard

Disney Television Animation has just started production on a new animated TV movie and series titled The Lion Guard, which aims to continue the story of Disney’s 1994 Oscar-winning animated feature The Lion King. The series will be targeted towards kids aged 2 to 7 and their families. The TV movie is scheduled to premiere in Fall 2015, while the series will debut in early 2016 on Disney Junior and the Disney Channel.

The Lion King Diamond Edition Free Giveaway on Disney Blu-ray

The Lion King Diamond Edition Free Giveaway on Disney Blu-ray

By now, you know that Disney recently brought their modern animated epic, The Lion King, out to theaters recently, for a limited run – then made fans even happier, bringing the King home on Blu-ray in their highest quality package, The Lion King: Diamond Edition. There’s been a lot of excitement about the film – a lot of roaring, as it were. But now, we’re ready to unveil the best news of it all: ToonBarn is proud to present The Lion King Diamond Edition Free Giveaway! We’re going to make some ToonBarn fans very happy by sending them The Diamond Edition of the film on Blu-ray and DVD combo pack, all for free!! Anyone can enter, there are no age or location restrictions, so read on to find out how you can get YOUR hands on the grand prize!

The Lion King: Diamond Edition’s Circle of Life on Blu-Ray 3D and DVD

The Lion King: Diamond Edition's Circle of Life on Blu-Ray 3D and DVD

The Circle oF Life is one of the major themes in Disney’s modern day epic, the Lion King. Mufasa, the king of the Pride Lands, whose very throne is Pride Rock, seemingly stands on top of the world when he tours around the kingdom with his new son, Simba. But just as his brief story to his child goes, everything comes full circle, and one day, his time will pass. However, because the Circle of Life is so strong, his family, and life as a whole, will continue to flourish. It’s short and sweet, and maybe even a little bittersweet and sad at times, but the movie’s point is beautiful and amazingly well executed. And now that the film has hit theaters, left theaters, hit VHS, left VHS, hit DVD, left DVD, returned to theaters, left theaters, and finally hit a Blu-ray release, you can see the Circle of Life exists for the film, as well.

Hakuna Matata! Disney’s The Lion King 3D first time ever in theaters

Hakuna Matata! Disney's The Lion King 3D first time ever in theaters

Awesome animation, unforgettable story, award-winning music, beloved characters, etc, etc. It’s tough to top the accomplishments set forth in The Lion King, but Disney has somehow found a way to introduce an entire new dimension. …literally! The Lion King 3D hits select theaters today, Friday September 16th, for a limited edition two-week run. Simba and Mufasa detail the Circle of Life, Timon and Pumbaa teach us the ways of Hakuna Matata, Nala asks the question; Can you feel the love tonight, and so much more await fans, new and old, to this masterpiece of animation, and now’s the time to go see! So head over to the Pride Lands and take claim of Pride Rock for this special engagement of The Lion King 3D in theaters!

Simba, Mufasa, Nala, Rafiki, Scar, Pumbaa and Timon in 3D this Friday

Simba, Mufasa, Nala, Rafiki, Scar, Pumbaa and Timon in 3D this Friday

There are just days to go before Disney’s The Lion King makes a triumphant return to theaters. On September 16th, audiences in select theaters will be able hear the roars and watch the Circle of Life in a whole new dimension as the reworked film is proudly presented in 3D. The film made its original run almost two decades ago, in 1994, setting a tone for animated excellence that many feel has never been surpassed. Now, whether you’re seeing it for the first time, or simply getting reacquainted with old friends, the journey to Pride Rock will be momentous. Need a quick study guide to see who’s who? Read on!

Disney’s The Lion King 3D in theaters September 16, Blu-ray October 4

Disney's The Lion King 3D in theaters September 16, Blu ray October-4

Often hailed as Disney’s masterpiece of the modern era, The Lion King has impressed audiences worldwide. The unforgettable story of Simba, a young lion cub, hoping to one day be like Mufasa, his father. The adventure goes so much deeper than that, however, and it’s a depth that Disney hopes to match with an entirely new dimension to the film; the third! On September 16th, the Lion King 3D will bring the Lion King back to theaters for the first time in years, now with all the visual depth and remastered audio you’d hope for. That same experience will be available on your home entertainment centers on October 4th, when Disney reveals The Lion King 3D Blu-ray. Read on for more details!

The Lion King 3D roars before Cars 2

The Lion King 3D roars before Cars 2

Anyone go to see Cars 2 in theaters yet? If so, you’re one of the lucky few to get a first look at The Lion King in 3D! Don’t worry if you’re a late adopter, the sneak peek preview will appear before Pixar’s Cars sequel for the complete run in select theaters. In other words, if you go to see Cars, you could get to see the first four minutes of The Lion King 3D during the previews! (call ahead to see if your theater has the Hakuna Matata spirit) With Cars taking home the box office this past weekend, that means you should have a decent amount of time to get to theaters – but be sure to do so before it’s too late!!

Celebrate Father’s Day with Disney’s Simba and Mufasa

Celebrate Father's Day with Disney's Simba and Mufasa

Happy Father’s Day, from all of us, to all of you! In honor of the holiday, as well as Disney’s upcoming release of the Lion King 3D in theaters, as well as bringing home the Lion King on Blu-ray, we wanted to give you a special look at the bonds between Father and child this movie showcases. It doesn’t get much better than the relationship between Simba and Mufasa! Check out the clips

Disney’s D23 Expo offers The Lion King 3D sneak peek

Disney's D23 Expo offers The Lion King 3D sneak peek

3D at D23! D23 gets 3D! Sounds like an alien language, right? Well, maybe so. But all you need to know is that Disney’s D23 Expo, which runs from August 19th through August 21st, will offer fans an exclusive advance screening of The Lion King in Disney Digital 3D. For the first time since 1994, fans will get to see Simba, Mufasa, Scar, Nala, Rafiki, Pumbaa, Timon, and the rest of the animated blockbuster up on the big screen, but this time everything is in 3D! Completely remastered and made more beautiful than ever, the film will reach theaters country-wide on September 16th, before hitting Blu-ray on October 4th. Check out the full press release for more details!

Disney’s The Lion King 3D in theaters September 16th

Disney's The Lion King 3D in theaters September 16th

Recently, we were treated to the first official news of about the Lion King coming home to Blu-ray and DVD — even Blu-ray 3D! Just when you thought Disney had released all of the magic out of that wonderful vault of theirs, they find a way to squeeze a bit more. We’re not only getting a chance to own the classic for our home viewing, we’ll get a chance to see The Lion King up on the big screen again! One month prior to the home release in October, Disney will bring a new 3D version of The Lion King to theaters for a special two week run, starting September 16th. Check out the FULL press release, and get your 3D glasses ready!!

Skip to toolbar