Silver Screen Queens

Reviewing movies and the culture that surrounds them.

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323: The Lion King (2019)

Published 31 July 2019 Hosted by Katie Molloy and Melissa Savage

Disney’s nostalgia goldmine continues to deliver with a live-action (CGI-action?) remake of everyone’s childhood favourite The Lion King, directed by friend of the pod Jon Favreau. How long will they keep making these? Are we part of the problem for giving them attention? Did Mel really take her two-week old to a screening? the answers are: until it becomes unprofitable, maybe, and yes.

Episode Chapters

Start Time Title
00:00:00Intro and spoiler-free review
00:03:39Spoiler section (for both versions of The Lion King)

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