Lion King Behind-the-Scenes Images & Ultimate Quiz

Take a Peek Behind the Magic & Put Yourself to the Test!

 

In anticipation of Disney’s October 4th release of THE LION KING: Diamond Edition on Blu-ray 3D and Blu-ray Hi-Def Combo Pack, we present you with “The Ultimate Lion King Quiz” and an embeddable slideshow of Behind-the-Scenes images! How well do your readers know this beloved classic? Just how close did the animators get to a real live lion? Check it out!

Calling all fans of The Lion King! Think you know the Disney classic inside out? Put yourself
to the test with this ultimate quiz on the animated masterpiece…

 

SECTION ONE: GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

This section includes random questions on the mega movie and all its characters. Put your thinking cap on and get to work!

 

QUESTION ONE

What is the name of the first song at the beginning of the movie?

QUESTION TWO

Is the sun rising or setting when the movie starts?

QUESTION THREE

Which young character sneezes at the start of the movie?

QUESTION FOUR

What is the name of Simba’s father?

QUESTION FIVE

Which character steps on a mouse and tries to eat it?

QUESTION SIX

What is the name of Simba’s best friend? HINT: She’s a cub, too!

QUESTION SEVEN

The graveyard of which animal do the cubs want to visit?

QUESTION EIGHT

Which character is working on their roar during the song I Just Can’t Wait To Be King?

QUESTION NINE

What kind of animal sits on Zazu as the young cubs escape from his gaze?

QUESTION TEN

What are the names of the trio of villainous hyenas?

QUESTION ELEVEN

Which evil character gives the hyenas a zebra leg to munch on?

QUESTION TWELVE

What type of animal can be seen grazing in the meadow before running off in a stampede?

QUESTION THIRTEEN

Which duo goes ‘bowling for buzzards’?

QUESTION FOURTEEN

What does ‘Hakuna Matata’ mean?

QUESTION FIFTEEN

What type of animal is Pumbaa?

QUESTION SIXTEEN

Who thinks the stars in the night sky are actually fireflies?

QUESTION SEVENTEEN

What color is Rafiki’s nose?

QUESTION EIGHTEEN

Which character doesn’t like to be called a pig?

QUESTION NINETEEN

Which of the lions in the movie has green eyes?

QUESTION TWENTY

Can you name the movie’s two directors? HINT: They are the first names to appear in the end credits!

 

SECTION
TWO: WHO SAID WHAT?

Can you match up the movie quotes with the correct characters from The Lion King? You’ll be the pride of your friends if you get it correct!

QUOTE ONE

“He’s as mad as a hippo with a hernia!”

QUOTE TWO

“As far as brains go, I got the lion’s share.”

QUOTE THREE

“A king’s time as ruler rises and falls like the sun.”

QUOTE FOUR

“I walk on the wild side, I laugh in the face of danger!”

QUOTE FIVE

“Lady, have you got your lions crossed!”

SECTION THREE: NAME THAT TUNE!

Can you match up the lyrics below to songs from the movie’s soundtrack? Get musical, and good luck!

LYRIC ONE

From the day we arrive on the planet

And, blinking, step into the sun

LYRIC TWO

Free to run around all day

Free to do it all my way

LYRIC THREE

It’s clear from your vacant expressions

The lights are not all on upstairs

LYRIC FOUR

It means ‘no worries’ for the rest of your days

It’s our problem-free philosophy

LYRIC FIVE

It’s enough to make kings and vagabonds

Believe the very best

ANSWERS:
[NO CHEATING, GANG!]

QUESTION ONE

Circle Of Life

QUESTION TWO

The sun is rising

QUESTION THREE

Simba

QUESTION FOUR

Mufasa

QUESTION FIVE

Scar

QUESTION SIX

Nala

QUESTION SEVEN

Elephant

QUESTION EIGHT

Simba

QUESTION NINE

A rhinoceros

QUESTION TEN

Shenzi, Banzai and Ed

QUESTION ELEVEN

Scar

QUESTION TWELVE

Wildebeest

QUESTION THIRTEEN

Pumbaa and Timon

QUESTION FOURTEEN

It means, ‘no worries!’

QUESTION FIFTEEN

A warthog

QUESTION SIXTEEN

Timon

QUESTION SEVENTEEN

Red

QUESTION EIGHTEEN

Pumbaa

QUESTION NINETEEN

Scar

QUESTION TWENTY

Roger Allers and Rob Minkoff

SECTION
TWO: WHO SAID WHAT?

QUOTE ONE: Zazu

QUOTE TWO: Scar

QUOTE THREE: Mufasa

QUOTE FOUR: Simba

QUOTE FIVE: Timon

SECTION
THREE: NAME THAT TUNE!

LYRIC ONE: Circle Of Life

LYRIC TWO: I Just Can’t Wait To Be King

LYRIC THREE: Be Prepared

LYRIC FOUR: Hakuna Matata

LYRIC FIVE: Can You Feel The Love Tonight

HOW
DID YOU DO?

If you correctly answered 0-10 questions…

Uh-oh! You’re not the most sharp-eyed viewer of The Lion King – but don’t let that put you off. Why don’t you watch the DVD a few more times and take the test again? We’re sure you’ll beat your old score with ease next time!

If you correctly answered 11-20 questions…

Great work! When it comes to The Lion King, you’re not quite top of the class – but you’re definitely on your way there. Want to be like Simba and earn a little more pride? Take the quiz again and see if you can do better. Go on, you’ll be a roaring success the second time around!

If you correctly answered 21-30 questions…

Congratulations on your purr-fect score! Are you best friends with Simba, Timon and Pumbaa? Well, you should be with all your knowledge of the movie. Super fans like you deserve the best in life, so give yourself a big
pat on the back and as a reward, sit down to watch your favorite film. What’s that? The Lion King, of course!