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'Lion King' conquers weekend box office for 2nd week

The Lion King conquered the weekend box office for the second straight week, bringing in $22 million.

Disney released the early 90s hit in 3D this month and so far, it’s earned $62 million. That’s on top of nearly $800 million worldwide the movie made after being first released in 1994.

Moneyball, Brad Pitt’s baseball movie that debuted at the Toronto International Film Festival, came in second with $20.6 million. The film follows the Oakland Athletics as their general manager rebuilds the team based on little-used statistics.

Chris Pratt, from Citytv’s Parks and Recreation, and Jonah Hill co-star.

Dolphin Tale, based on the true story of an injured dolphin, raked in $20.3 million.