TV and Movies·Posted on Sep 28, 2016People Have Lots Of Thoughts About New Remake Of "The Lion King"*Scar voice* "BE PREPAAAAARED"by Michael BlackmonBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink After the massive success of the live-action remake of The Jungle Book, Disney has commissioned director Jon Favreau to re-create that same magic with another beloved movie: The Lion King. Frazer Harrison / Getty Images That's right, The Lion King, arguably every '90s kid's favorite animated movie, will be getting the "live-action" treatment. The news was confirmed by Disney in a press release. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Walt Disney Pictures / Via giphy.com Can a movie be live-action if it doesn't feature people? Favreau hinted at the remake earlier this morning via his Twitter account, and people have so many thoughts about what's to come. Twitter / Via Twitter: @Jon_Favreau Naturally, some were incredibly excited about it. Twitter / Via Twitter: @davethecritic If you listen closely, you can hear Elton John singing "The Circle of Life," because that's how real the nostalgia is. Twitter / Via Twitter: @christellexoxo People are 👏 HYPE 👏, to say the least. Twitter / Via Twitter: @GeekPride5 The reactions were both hilarious and expected. Twitter / Via Twitter: @AnaMainero Despite Favreau's reimagining of The Jungle Book being highly praised, some were skeptical of Disney's decision to remake another classic. Twitter / Via Twitter: @sutton____ Because let's face it: No one wants to see a movie so near and dear to their heart ~potentially~ messed up by Hollywood's obsession with reboots and remakes. Twitter / Via Twitter: @flickkingpin With that said, there is at least one good reason to be optimistic about the forthcoming film. According to Disney, there will be original songs from the animated film in the remake. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Walt Disney Pictures / Via giphy.com This is not unlike what Disney is doing with other remakes, such as Beauty and the Beast, which debuts next year. So here's hoping the powers that be at Disney bless the new movie with fan favorite gems like "Be Prepared" and "I Just Can't Wait to Be King." Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF https://giphy.com/gifs/back-to-the-future-doc-brown-part-ii-Z0CNFhUOqpESQ Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF https://giphy.com/gifs/disney-graphics-the-lion-king-YKZsgQAuBVTuo Unfortunately, this does mean we'll all have to relive the death of Mufasa once again. 😥 Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Walt Disney Pictures / Via giphy.com Why you gotta reopen old wounds, Disney?! WHY?! No official release date has been set for the film.