You don't realize how important human facial expressions are in animation until they're gone. If you've seen the original version, then skip this one.
Just saw The Lion King (2019) at the El Capitan in Los Angeles, Calif. Here's my quick take right after the screening.
An adventure that's larger than life and danger as hairy as you expect!
Director Jon Favreau’s all-new “The Lion King” journeys to the African savanna where a future king is born.
The animation is superb, the voice acting is top-notch, the writing is genuinely funny and the overall presentation is flawless.