THE LION KING | British Board of Film Classification
Quick search of releases

Advanced search

THE LION KING [2D]

THE LION KING <span>[2D]</span> artwork

THE LION KING [2D]

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 118m 7s

Release date 19/07/2019

Ratings Info mild threat, violence

Genre(s) Drama, Musical

Director(s) Jon Favreau

Cast includes Donald Glover (voice), James Earl Jones (voice), Chiwetel Ejiofor (voice), Billy Eichner (voice), Seth Rogen (voice), Alfre Woodard (voice), John Kani (voice)

Summary THE LION KING is a musical drama in which a young lion is cast out of the pride after the death of his father.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

  • Parental guidance iconPG

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 09/07/2019

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE LION KING is a musical drama in which a young lion is cast out of the pride after the death of his father.

Threat and horror

The lion cub is caught up in a stampede of wildebeest; his father is killed during the rescue attempt. Cubs are chased by hyenas intent on killing them.

Violence

Lions fight together, and with other animals, using bites, throws and blows to the face. A lion kills his brother by throwing him from a cliff.

The death of loved-ones is a theme of the film. A lion's chin is seen to be bloody while feeding. There is rude humour concerning a flatulent warthog, as well as infrequent use of very mild bad language ('God').

Details

Title
THE LION KING
Title Information
2D
Year
2019
Distributor(s)
WDSMP UK
Classified date(s)
04/07/2019
Main language
English
Submitted run time
118m 7s
Approved footage
10630+8
BBFC reference
CFF369809
Registration number
CFJ48016
Remarks
2D

Share this!

Facebook logo Twitter logo