(1990 Walt Disney Pictures logo)
(Singing in African Language)
(Clips: The Making of The Lion King)
Narrator: Walt Disney Pictures invites you behind the scenes to experience the magic of an extraordinary work in process.
Man: Great! Great! Then he goes dancing off. Ha ha!
Narrator: Set deep in the heart of Africa, The Lion King tells the story of the noble, Young Simba, who's destined to become king of the jungle.
Narrator: Only his ruthless uncle Scar stands between him and the throne.
Young Simba: You're so weird.
Scar: You have no idea.
Narrator: Over 300 artists and performers are hard at work, bringing the incredible world of The Lion King to life.
Nathan Lane and Ernie Sabella: For the rest of your days. It's a problem-free, philosophy, Hakuna Matata.
Narrator: The Lion King features seven original songs, by pop superstar Elton John, and Aladdin's academy award-winning lyricist Tim Rice.
Elton John (singing): Can you feel the love tonight,
Female Singer: Can you feel the love.
Singers: Won't you stay to see.
Narrator: This Summer, go on an unforgettable journey.
Banzai: DId we order this dinner to go?
Timon: 'Cause there it goes!
Narrator: And share the fun of a remarkable motion picture event.
Singers: In the circle, the circle of life. Circle of Life.
Narrator: Walt Disney Pictures presents... The Lion King.
(cuts through The Lion King title before we also cut to Coming to Theatres for Summer 1994 from Walt Disney Pictures)