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for Walt Disney Home Entertainment, The Lion King DVD and VCD
come with new footage and a new song Morning Report, sung by
Sir Elton John according to an official release.
Released theatrically in 1994, The Lion King is the highest
grossing animated film ever, achieving nearly $800 million at the
box office and remains the biggest selling VHS of all times, moving
over 55 million units worldwide. To date, The Lion King franchise
has delivered over $ 5 billion in global retail sales.
It has won over 80 awards including six Tony Awards, five Grammys,
three Golden Globes and two Oscars.
The VCD is priced at Rs 299 and a premium pack, which includes
an audio CD, VCD and a calendar, at Rs 599. The DVD pack priced
at Rs 1,199 includes revolutionary features on the format with all
new 3D animation, created exclusively for DVD menus and games, which
will provide entertainment for the whole family.
Two versions of the film are included in the pack, the original
theatrical release and the new special IMAX edition with the new
Elton John song.