Three new releases hit the box office this weekend, but it was Disney's re-release of its 1994 animated film The Lion King that took the number one spot. The 3D version of the movie earned $29.3 million, making it the first re-release since Return of the Jedi to win the box office. Contagion dropped to the number two spot, bringing in $14.5 million, while newcomer Drive pulled in at number three with $11 million.
New and old fans of Disney's animated classic The Lion King made it to the theater this weekend, giving the 1994 film the number-one spot at the box office. Did the film's re-release in 3D entice you to reconnect with Simba, or were... Read Post
“The Lion King” in 3-D, a re-release of the 1994 animated film from Walt Disney Co., beat out several high profile new releases to sit atop the box office for a second week in a row. Read Post