The Lion King 1½ (2004) Feature Length Direct-To-Video Animated Film

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The Lion King 1½

Alternate Title: The Lion King One And A Half

The Lion King 1½ (The Lion King One And A Half, The Lion King 1 1/2) (2004) Feature Length Direct-To-Video Animated Film The Lion King 1½

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  • Feature Length Direct-To-Video Animated Film
  • Walt Disney Television Animation, DisneyToon Studios
  • Animation Studio: Walt Disney Television Animation (Australia) Pty. Limited
  • Distributed by: Buena Vista Home Video
  • Cartoon Characters: Simba, Timon, Pumbaa, Zazu, Rafiki, Nala, Shenzi, Banzai, Ed, Timon's Ma, Timon's Uncle Max, Ji'nah.
  • Voice Actors: Matthew Broderick, Shaun Flemming, Nathan Lane, Ernie Sabella, Whoopi Goldberg, Cheech Marin, Jim Cummings, Robert Guillaume, Moira Kelly; Full Voice Cast Full Voice Cast...
  • Directed By Bradley Raymond.
  • Produced By George A. Mendoza, Michael Paxton, Jason VanBorssum.
  • Animated By Simon Alberry, Larry Whitaker.
  • Awards: Annie, Best Home Entertainment Production, 2005, Nominee, Annie, Music in an Animated Feature Production, Don Harper, Lebo M., Johnny Clegg, Martin Erskine and Seth Friedman, 2004; more Awards More Awards...
  • Music: Don Harper, Hans Zimmer.
    Elton John
    ; more Musicians More Musicians...
  • Editor: Joyce Arrasita, Vartan Nazarian, John Damien Ryan, Timothy Vila.
  • Originally Released on February 10, 2004.
  • Direct to Video Release.
  • Running Time: 76 minutes.
  • Color
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

A "prequel" to the Lion King feature, this story details where Timon and Pumbaa came from, and how they met and became friends. They search for their dream home, raise a rambunctious lion cub and help Simba save...  (more)

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Alternate Titles:

"The Lion King One And A Half," "The Lion King 1 1/2," "Lion King 3: Hakuna Matata (Europe)," "The Lion King 1."

Originally planned as a direct-to-video release, it was upped to theatrical release- and then sent back down to a direct-to-video again in May 2003. Sharon Morrill and Brian Snedeker were originally credited as producers. Matt Weinberg has also...  (more)

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The Lion King 1: Hakuna Matata

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I've been following the production of this movie since I first heard about it in either '99 or 2000. At first it didn't look all that great to me, I thought "Oh GOD, a Timon & Pumbaa show MOVIE?" Yet, I've always been one to...  (read more)

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The Lion King 1: Hakuna Matata

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I think it's great that there is going to be yet another Lion King movie on the screen of our tv. I loved the first one,and thought the second one was cool, and I can't wait to see what is in between those two movies. I hope that there soon will be...  (read more)

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The Lion King 1

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Okay...I loved the first, took a film like Mulan to knock this film into second place for my all time favourites and even then I was reluctant to change that vote...but for the love of god! Enough already! There are two movies already! Often...  (read more)

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