animated cartoon The Lion King 1 © Disney / Disney Australia
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The Lion King 1

It's the tale of "The Lion King" as retold by Timon and Pumbaa. Although we didn't realize it at the time, this pair were in fact part of every major event in the original Lion King story. Timon has just left the meerkat colony on a quest to find his dream home and a life with no worries. Along the way he meets Pumbaa for the first time and the lost lion cub with the big destiny, Simba...

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If the first film and Simba's Pride weren't enough for the average Lion King fan, then Disney had to make another sequel (or in this case, parallel) in direct-to-video format....
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There's not much I can say about this, as my rating does the talking, but this film was rather poorly done, don't get me wrong, the animation's great....but the plot?...
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When I first saw the film, I thought 'this is quite entertaining' but this is where the problems come in: you watch the film once and then when you watch...
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This film makes me want to reassess my review of Mulan 2. Whereas Mulan 2 was obviously a DTV and played out as such, The Lion King 1 and 1/2...
Created by: Disney, Disney Australia
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA / Australia
Alternate Title: The Lion King 3
Featuring the voices of:
Nathan Lane ... Timon
Ernie Sabella ... Pumbaa
Shaun Flemming ... Young Simba
Julie Kavner ... Timon's Ma
Jerry Stiller ... Timon's Uncle Max
Robert Guillaume ... Rafiki
Moira Kelly ... Nala
Whoopi Goldberg ... Shenzi
Jim Cummings ... Ed
Cheech Marin ... Banzai
Edward Hibbert ... Zazu
Maitland Ward ... Ji'nah
Matthew Broderick ... Simba
Directed by: Bradley Raymond
Produced by: George A. Mendoza and Jason VanBorssum
Musical Score by: Hans Zimmer and Don Harper
Songs by: Martin Erskine
Writing Credits: Tom Rogers
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