Monday February 17, 2020

The Lion King is crowned box office champion of 2019

Disney takes seven places in the top ten most-watched movies in Ireland

19th January, 2020
The computer-animated remake of The Lion King generated Irish ticket sales of more than €6.5 million

The Lion King was the undisputed ruler of the Irish box office last year, as Walt Disney racked up seven of the ten most-watched films.

Released in July and featuring the voices of Beyoncé Knowles, Seth Rogen and James Earl Jones, the computer-animated remake of the 1994 original generated ticket sales of more than €6.5 million.

Disney also took the second spot with Avengers: Endgame. The third film in the Marvel franchise was released in...

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