The Hidden Meaning in The Lion King – Earthling Cinema

May 1, 2019 By

Join Wisecrack! ►►
Support Wisecrack on Patreon! ►►

What if an alien in the future stumbled upon The Lion King? Welcome to Earthling Cinema, where we examine the last remaining artifacts of a once-proud culture and try to understand what human lives were like before their planet was destroyed. I’m your host, Garyx Wormuloid.

To vote for Stanley Kubrick, click here:
To vote for Martin Scorsese, click here:

This week’s film:
The Lion King (1994)
Directed by: Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff
Stars: Matthew Broderick, Jeremy Irons, James Earl Jones
Production Co: Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Feature Animation

=== More Episodes! ===

=== Connect with us on Social Media! ===
TWITTER ►► @EarthlingCinema

Get Email Alerts ►►
Check out our Merch! ►►

Written by: Ben Steiner
Analysis & Directed by: Jared Bauer
Starring: Mark Schroeder (
Edited by: Ryan Hailey
Original Music by: David Krystal (
Opening Animation by: Danny Rapaport
Producer & Additional Artwork by: Jacob S. Salamon

© 2015 Wisecrack, Inc.


28 Comments on "The Hidden Meaning in The Lion King – Earthling Cinema"

  1. Mama Marianovits
    May 1, 2019

    James Earl Ray.?!?!
    Isn't it James Earl Jones.???

    May 1, 2019

    What a troll in my opinion

  3. Dominique McLure
    May 1, 2019

    me to

  4. Robert Ambrose
    May 1, 2019

    You are usually hilarious. However, it is an insult to James Earl Jones to call him James Earl Ray.

  5. Raphael Pacis
    May 1, 2019

    His reaction so freaking serious 😂😂😂

  6. Deborah Brassard
    May 1, 2019

    Little kids won, t understand til they get older. Its wazoo. It mean asshole.

  7. Deborah Brassard
    May 1, 2019

    Theres a dirty word in the movie over the hedge and it will make a vomit.

  8. gabriel aponte
    May 1, 2019

    Scar’s coup Sounds a lot like socialism

  9. techno sucks
    May 1, 2019

    When scar was singing and the hayenas were walking like nazis and looking towards scar

  10. RuleGhost
    May 1, 2019

    Know your place... Africa

  11. The Sentinel
    May 1, 2019

    It's sorta like Disney's version of "Hamlet".

  12. NI6HTM6RE 36
    May 1, 2019

    Wow that dudes eyebrows wtf

  13. Duane Richards II
    May 1, 2019

    A lovely gay couple OMG

  14. Elijah Vargas
    May 1, 2019

    4:05 - 4:50

    Lol 😂 so scar is basically a cross between hitler and modern liberals!!!??

  15. Andrew Pope
    May 1, 2019

    This is so funnnnyyy

  16. MrPuretrollin
    May 1, 2019

    "throws him to the wolves which is an earth saying for throwing someone to the horses" Jesus wept

  17. RamboCreativity
    May 1, 2019

    I struggled to watch the video, those damn eyebrows had me cracking up.

  18. TheEpitomeMEdia
    May 1, 2019

    What the hell is Kimba, the white just ruined my childhood

  19. Piper Kelley
    May 1, 2019

    them eyebrows tho lol

  20. Mr Strangulation
    May 1, 2019

    Thrown to the horses👤🤣

  21. DesertedPikachugirl
    May 1, 2019

    and just can’t wait for his father to be dead

    with a hippie gay couple

    a big curfuffle


    I love William shakeshak

  22. Moon Ferret
    May 1, 2019

    I died when you said Timon and Pumba are gay

  23. Beletrix Lastrange
    May 1, 2019

    No one notice this. Once I saw it it didn’t look right and looked wrong.

  24. Alectron8
    May 1, 2019

    its james earl jones

  25. tufti.
    May 1, 2019

    You know what's sad. Hakuna Matata doesn't translate into "No Worries" Hakuna Wasiwasi means no worries. Boom, childhood ruined.

  26. Sumaya Alabo
    May 1, 2019

    OMG Are you serious! That hakuna matata means F*** it

  27. Oscar Glanfield
    May 1, 2019

    Wich roughly translates to “fuck it”

  28. pewdiepiealert system
    May 1, 2019

    4:38 knock knock who is their? It’s the Soviet Union simba appears

Would you like to share your thoughts?

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *