Lion movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant lion movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, feel good, entertaining, exciting, visually appealing and fairy tale films and TV shows about / with lion, adventure, family, escapades, friendship, animals, storytelling, talking animals, destiny and redemption plots mostly in Adventure, Family and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, South Africa and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as lion: Madagascar (2005), Pride (2004), The Lion King (1994), The Lion Guard (2015), How It Was with Dooms (2005), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008), The Lion King (2019), Mia and the White Lion (2018), White Lion (2010), Living Free (1972).

List of lion movies

 6.9
 368K
Madagascar (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Alex the lion is the king of the urban jungle, the main attraction at New York's Central Park Zoo. He and his best friends -- Marty the zebra, Melman the giraffe and Gloria the hippo -- have spent their whole lives in blissful captivity before ...
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, witty, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: friendship, lion, talking animals, jungle, island, journey, escape, rescue, adventure, friends, zebra, animals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madagascar, africa, antarctica, new york, manhattan new york city ...
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 6.4
 712
Pride (2004)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of Suki, a lioness cub, who rebels against her mother and her Pride to mate with an unsuitable lion from the other side of the river.
Style: captivating, semi serious, sincere, colourful
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: lion, family relations, survival, adventure, danger, family, rescue, animal life, wilderness, young heroes, coming of age, escapades ...
Place: africa
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 8.5
 947K
The Lion King (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young lion cub named Simba can't wait to be king. But his uncle craves the title for himself and will stop at nothing to get it.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: disney, family, lion, adventure, talking animals, good versus evil, betrayal, friendship, prince, king, jungle, pride and honor ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: africa
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The Lion Guard (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Simba's son, Kion, assembles a group of animals to protect the Pride Lands, known as the Lion Guard.
Style: touching, feel good, exciting, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: lion, adventure, animal life, royal family, friendship, good versus evil, family, parents and children, young heroes, anthropomorphic animal, based on movie, anthropomorphism ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa
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How It Was with Dooms (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An orphaned cheetah becomes the best friend and pet of a young boy living in South Africa.
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, sweet, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night
Plot: wild animal, lion, rescue, cheetah, family relations, bully, adventure, adventurer, adolescence, youth, escapades, farm ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa, south africa, kenya
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Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alex, Marty, and other zoo animals find a way to escape from Madagascar when the penguins reassemble a wrecked airplane. The precariously repaired craft stays airborne just long enough to make it to the African continent. There the New Yorkers ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: talking animals, lion, friendship, zebra, escape, jungle, penguins, zoo, survival, hippopotamus, computer animation, animal life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, madagascar, new york, manhattan new york city
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The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Set in the African savannah, the film follows Kion as he assembles the members of the 'Lion Guard'. Throughout the film, the diverse team of young animals will learn how to utilize each of their unique abilities to solve problems and ...
Style: colourful, sentimental, light, funny, touching ...
Audience: kids
Plot: lion, animals, adventure, friendship, anthropomorphic animal, family relations, hyena, imaginary kingdom, talking animals, happy ending, royal family, danger ...
Place: africa
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 6.9
 214K
The Lion King (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA, UK, South Africa
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Simba idolises his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub's arrival. Scar, Mufasa's brother—and former heir to the throne—has plans of his own. The battle ...
Style: psychotronic, touching, colourful, epic, tense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: animals, lion, kingdom, king, disney, prince, father son relationship, redemption, talking animals, wilderness, jungle, childhood trauma ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa
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Mia and the White Lion (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: France, Germany, South Africa, Switzerland, Monaco, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young girl from London moves to Africa with her parents where she befriends a lion cub.
Style: exciting, captivating, sincere, scenic
Plot: wild animal, lion, animal rescue, teenage girl, broken promise, family, lion cub, christmas present, conservation, teenager, runaway child, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: south africa, north africa
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 6.7
 907
White Lion (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: South Africa
Duration: 88 min.
Story: According to the legend of the Shangaan, white lions are the messengers of the gods, but it has been years since one has been seen in their remote African valley. When a white lion is miraculously born into that valley, a young Shangaan named ...
Style: emotional, sincere, exciting, colourful, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: lion, survival, hunter, animal life, friendship, adventure, danger, wilderness, legends and myths, teaching the ways of the world, death of friend, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
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 6.1
 523
Living Free (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Elsa's three mischievious cubs begin wreaking havok on the nearby villages, Joy and her husband are forced to move them hundreds of miles to a game preserve.
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: lion, lion cub, getting home, danger, family, heroes, hopes, pets, family life, family relations, animal life, adventure ...
Time: 70s
Place: kenya, africa
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 5.3
 24K
The Wild (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An adolescent lion is accidentally shipped from the New York Zoo to Africa. Now running free, his zoo pals must put aside their differences to help bring him back.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, captivating, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: adventure, lion, zoo, jungle, rescue, fish out of water, survival, family, talking animals, disney, friendship, danger ...
Place: africa, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Poland, Slovenia, Czech Republic, UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: One year after their incredible adventures in the Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Peter, Edmund, Lucy and Susan Pevensie return to Narnia to aid a young prince whose life has been threatened by the evil King Miraz. Now, with the help of a colorful ...
Style: feel good, exciting, serious, saga, epic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: imaginary kingdom, prince, fantasy world, good versus evil, queen, witch, parallel world, king, centaur, lion, talking animals, sibling relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1940s
Place: london
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The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The circle of life continues for Simba, now fully grown and in his rightful place as the king of Pride Rock. Simba and Nala have given birth to a daughter, Kiara who's as rebellious as her father was. But Kiara drives her parents to distraction ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: lion, good versus evil, culture clash, imaginary kingdom, father daughter relationship, coming of age, rivalry, family, jungle, adventure, vengeance, show tunes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: africa, australia
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 4.7
 8K
Prey (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An American family on holiday in Africa becomes lost in a game reserve and stalked by lions.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough ...
Plot: wilderness, dangerous animal, survival, family relations, animal attack, danger, lion, animal life, family life, car accident, nature, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa, south africa
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 8.0
 436K
Zootopia (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Determined to prove herself, Officer Judy Hopps, the first bunny on Zootopia's police force, jumps at the chance to crack her first case - even if it means partnering with scam-artist fox Nick Wilde to solve the mystery.
Style: witty, feel good, funny, allegory, clever ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: disney, happy ending, talking animals, anthropomorphism, anthropomorphic animal, adventure, animals, prejudice, rabbit, friendship, stereotypes, investigation ...
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The Lion King 1 1/2 (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Timon the meerkat and Pumbaa the warthog are best pals and the unsung heroes of the African savanna. This prequel to the smash Disney animated adventure takes you back -- way back -- before Simba's adventure began. You'll find out all ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: rescue, lion, friendship, good versus evil, adventure, jungle, family, goofy hero, danger, young heroes, orphan, imaginary ...
Time: 2000s
Place: africa
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The Wizard of Oz (1982)
Genre: Animation, Family, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 78 min.
Story: An animated version of the classic story of a young farm-girl who is transported to the magical land of Oz.
Style: captivating, enigmatic, exciting, fairy tale, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: wizard of oz, wizards, lion, witch, scarecrow, good versus evil, fantasy world, imaginary, parallel world, adventure, magic, magical ...
Place: kansas
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Father of the Pride (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Father of the Pride is an American animated television series that began broadcasting on NBC on August 31, 2004 and was part of a short-lived trend of CGI series in prime-time network TV. The show, which was produced by Jeffrey Katzenberg and his ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, exciting, adult animation
Audience: family outing
Plot: lion, partners, family, workplace, workplace situations, animal life, parallel world, computer animation, stage magician, friends, imaginary, gays and lesbians ...
Place: las vegas, usa
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 3.9
 5K
Rogue (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Africa, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Battle-hardened O’Hara leads a lively mercenary team of soldiers on a daring mission: rescue hostages from their captors in remote Africa. But as the mission goes awry and the team is stranded, O’Hara’s squad must face a bloody, brutal ...
Style: suspense, brutal, bleak, disturbing, bloody ...
Plot: female warrior, animal attack, human trafficking, manhunt, mercenary, lion, marines, fight, danger, rescue, soldier, chase ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
Place: south africa, africa
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The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sir Robert Beaumont is behind schedule on a railroad in Africa. Enlisting noted engineer John Henry Patterson to right the ship, Beaumont expects results. Everything seems great until the crew discovers the mutilated corpse of the project's ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, scenic, tense ...
Plot: dangerous animal, adventure, survival, jungle, danger, adventurer, obsessive quest, colonialism, lion, heroes, culture clash, bridge ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: africa, kenya, london
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 5.2
 2K
Prey (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A Lion Terrorizes the City of Amsterdam.
Plot: lion, ogre, hunter, bear trap, train, wheelchair, restaurant, zoo, golf, police, streetcar, news reporter ...
Place: amsterdam
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 7.2
 6K
Born Free (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Born Free (1966) is an Open Road Films Ltd./Columbia Pictures feature film starring Virginia McKenna and Bill Travers as Joy and George Adamson, a real-life couple who raised an orphaned lion cub to adulthood, and released her into the wilds of ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: lion, lion cub, animal rights, rifle, wildlife, friends, pets, survival, family, adventure, friendship, human spirit ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: kenya, africa
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Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Animal pals Alex, Marty, Melman, and Gloria are still trying to make it back to New York's Central Park Zoo. They are forced to take a detour to Europe to find the penguins and chimps who broke the bank at a Monte Carlo casino. When French ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, sentimental, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: talking animals, circus, getting home, zebra, friendship, family, adventure, villain, uptight character, silly humor, escapades, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madagascar, europe, atlantic ocean, africa, new york ...
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The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: This time around Edmund and Lucy Pevensie, along with their pesky cousin Eustace Scrubb find themselves swallowed into a painting and on to a fantastic Narnian ship headed for the very edges of the world.
Style: visually appealing, captivating, serious, exciting, scenic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, witch, obsessive quest, prince, dragon, wizards, family, good versus evil, king, adventure, ship, fantasy world ...
Place: england
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The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Siblings Lucy, Edmund, Susan and Peter step through a magical wardrobe and find the land of Narnia. There, the they discover a charming, once peaceful kingdom that has been plunged into eternal winter by the evil White Witch, Jadis. Aided by the ...
Style: fairy tale, atmospheric, exciting, scenic, epic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: imaginary kingdom, witch, legends and myths, good versus evil, fantasy world, magical, parallel world, adventure, self sacrifice, young heroes, talking animals, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: london, england
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 7.2
 73K
Out of Africa (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Out of Africa tells the story of the life of Danish author Karen Blixen, who at the beginning of the 20th century moved to Africa to build a new life for herself. The film is based on the autobiographical novel by Karen Blixen from 1937.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: romance, infidelity, farm, british colonial, destructive relationship, love affair, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance, syphilis, culture clash, lion ...
Time: 1910s, 1930s, 1920s, 20th century, 30s ...
Place: africa, kenya, denmark
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Gaspard at the Wedding (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After keeping a careful distance for many years, 25-year-old Gaspard must renew contact with his family when his father remarries. Accompanied by Laura, an eccentric young woman who agrees to pretend she's his girlfriend at the wedding, he ...
Style: romanticism, entertaining, light, humorous, romantic ...
Plot: zoo, wedding, brother sister relationship, chance meeting, family relations, dysfunctional family, family business, penguins, marriage, train, promiscuity, tiger ...
Place: france
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Animal Crackers (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: China, Spain, South Korea, USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A family must use a magical box of Animal Crackers to save a rundown circus from being taken over by their evil uncle Horatio P. Huntington.
Style: entertaining, funny, fairy tale
Audience: family outing
Plot: magic, circus, cowboy, monkey, lion, clown, bear, giraffe, elephant, animal rescue, obsessive quest, rivals ...
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George of the Jungle (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Baby George got into a plane crash in a jungle, stayed alive and was adopted by a wise ape. Ursula Stanhope, US noble woman is saved from death on safari by grown-up George, and he takes her to jungle to live with him. He slowly learns a rules of ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, suspense, clever ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: fish out of water, jungle, air disaster, rescue, gorilla, adventure, goofy hero, friendship, lion, family, elephant, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, africa, usa, las vegas
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