Disney's The Lion King is considered one of the greatest animated films ever made, but did it really contain a hidden message saying "SEX"? The notion that the adult-orientated subliminal message is included in The Lion King is one of the most infamous Disney urban legends, which has largely taken on a life of its own in the years since the film's release. The moment in question comes around two-thirds of the way through The Lion Kingwhen Simba, Timon, and Pumbaa are lying on their backs, looking up at the stars.
It is the 32nd Disney animated feature filmand the fifth animated film produced during a period known as the Disney Renaissance. The story takes place in a kingdom of lions in Africa and was influenced by the lives of Joseph and Mosesfrom the Christian Bibleand William Shakespeare 's Hamlet. The Lion King tells the story of Simba Swahili for lion a young lion who is to succeed his father, Mufasaas King of the Pride Lands; however, after Simba's paternal uncle Scar murders Mufasa, Simba is manipulated into thinking he was responsible and flees into exile.
About halfway to three-fourths of the way through the film, Simba, Pumbaa, and Timon are lying on their backs, looking up at the stars. Simba arises, walks over to the edge of a cliff, and flops to the ground, throwing up a cloud of dust. Eddies of dust form and dissipate in the roiling cloud, and at one point the various curves and angles in these eddies appear to form the letters S-E-X.
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On the one hand, they've provided kids with some of their most cherished movie moments since However, the undeniable sinister side of these family-favourites — the side which left us sobbing when Mufasa plunges to his death and Bambi's mother is shot — has resulted in a certain level of mystery around the creators and their motives. Even before the internet, the Disneyverse was linked to a slew of plausible theories, many of them associated with sex-related subliminal messages aimed at pushing some sort of disturbing agenda.
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NEWS that a live action remake of The Lion King is in the works has been met with both excitement and trepidation by fans of the original film. Sources reckon the project was fast-tracked after the incredible success of The Jungle Book, which has already made millions despite only being released in April. A release date is yet to be unveiled, but in the meantime, here are a few things you may not have known about the original family classic.
It is the 32nd animated feature in the Walt Disney Animated Classics, as well as the highest-grossing traditionally-animated film of all-time in North America. The film focuses on a lion cub in Africa named Simbawho learns to find his place in the great Circle of Life while struggling to become the rightful king of Pride Rock. The story, which was influenced by the Bible stories of Joseph and Mosesand the William Shakespeare play Hamlettakes place in a kingdom of anthropomorphic animals in Africa.