Parents and children who have the original memorized will love every familiar shot — so, you know, bring the tissues. James Earl Jones returns as the voice of Mufasa.
But the gorgeous live-action scenes make clear, if the teaser trailer didn't already, that families are in for an emotional ride.
The clip, released Wednesday, opens with a haggard Scar saying, "Life's not fair. Is it my little friend?" as young Simba and Nala explore the elephant graveyard as the terrifying hyenas lurk.
"The Lion King" opens in theaters July 19.