Lion King Info
In the Pride Lands of Africa, a lion rules over the animal kingdom from Pride Rock his name is Simba. Musfasa, Simba's dad shows him the pride lands and the way of life. Mufasa's younger brother, Scar,tries to steal the throne and plots to kill Mufasa and Simba and become the next king.
To take over the throne Scar sets a trap to kill Mufasa, and Simba. He lures Simba into a gorge and have the hyenas scare a herd of wildebeest to trample him. He tells Mufasa that Simba is in trouble, knowing that he will rush to save his son. Mufasa saves Simba but end up falling from the gorge's edge. There he is betrayed by Scar who sends him falling to his death. Scar then convinces Simba that the tragedy was his fault and tells him to leave the kingdom. He then order the hyenas to kill Simba, but he escapes. Scar tells the pride that both Mufasa and Simba were killed in the stampede and steps forward as the new king, allowing a large pack of hyenas to live in the Pride Lands.
Simba is rescued by Timon and Pumbaa, a meerkat and warthog who are fellow outcasts. Simba grows up in the jungle with his two new friends. He lives a carefree life under the motto "hakuna matata" ("no worries" in Swahili). Simba rescues Timon and Pumbaa from a hungry lioness who turns out to be Nala. She and Simba reunite and fall in love, and she persuades him to return home, telling him the Pride Lands have become a drought-stricken wasteland under Scar's reign. He feels guilty and goes home. He encounters Rakiki, who tells him that Mufasa's spirit lives in Simba. Simba then is visited by the ghost of Mufasa in the night, who tells him he must take his rightful place as king,
Aided by his friends, Simba sneaks past the hyenas at Pride Rock and confronts Scar.Simba then kills Mufasa and takes over the pride lands and restores life to the lands.
Later, with Pride Rock restored to its former glory, Rafiki presents Simba and Nala's newborn cub to the assembled animals, continuing the circle of life.