‘The Lion King’ is on its way to beating a box-office record held by the ‘Harry Potter’ finale
- Disney’s “The Lion King” remake earned $78.5 million on Friday, and could make up to $200 million this weekend despite poor reviews.
- The movie has a 55% critic score on Rotten Tomatoes, but an A on Cinemascore.
- Disney currently holds the top five movies at the global and domestic box offices.
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Disney’s “The Lion King” is laughing in the face of poor reviews, and is on its way to a huge weekend at the box office.
The movie, a remake of the 1994 animated classic, earned $78.5 million on Friday and could make