When a street urchin vies for the love of a beautiful princess, he uses a genie's magic power to make himself off as a prince in order to marry her.

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Cast

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Aladdin (voice)
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Genie / Peddler (voice)
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Jafar (voice)
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Abu / Cave of Wonders / Rajah (voice)
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Iago (voice)
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Sultan (voice)
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Gazeem / Melon Merchant / Nut Merchant (voice)
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Additional Voices (voice)
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Prince Achmed / Necklace Merchant (voice)
Philip L. Clarke ...
Additional Voices (voice) (as Philip Clarke)
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Razoul / Farouk (voice)
Jennifer Darling ...
Additional Voices (voice)
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Harem Girl (voice)
Bruce Gooch ...
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Storyline

Aladdin is a poor street urchin who spends his time stealing food from the marketplace in the city of Agrabah. His adventures begin when he meets a young girl who happens to be Princess Jasmine, who is forced to be married by her wacky yet estranged father. Aladdin's luck suddenly changes when he retrieves a magical lamp from the Cave of Wonders. What he unwittingly gets is a fun-loving genie who only wishes to have his freedom. Little do they know is that the Sultan's sinister advisor Jafar has his own plans for both Aladdin and the lamp. Written by Blazer346

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Release Date:

25 November 1992 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$28,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$196,664 (USA) (15 November 1992)

Gross:

$217,350,219 (USA)
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1.66 : 1
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Trivia

During script and storyboard development, the writers were already considering Robin Williams for the role of the Genie but had not approached him for the project. In order to convince Williams to do the role, Eric Goldberg animated the Genie doing several minutes of Williams's stand-up routines, including parts from his album "Reality... What A Concept," and screened it for him. Williams was so impressed that he signed almost immediately. See more »

Goofs

During the second scene, where Jafar is chasing the beetle shaped charm, he can clearly be seen holding the reins of his horse with both hands, with his staff no where in sight. However, after the Cave of Wonders takes its form, he can be seen holding them in his right hand. See more »

Quotes

[Iago is running on a treadmill which powers a mystic device]
Iago: With all due respect, Your Rottenness, couldn't we just wait for a real storm?
Jafar: Save your breath, Iago. Faster!
Iago: Yes, O Mighty Evil One!
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Crazy Credits

In the end credits, Bruce Alder, Brad Kane, and Lea Salonga's names are listed in the Songs section. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Date Night (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

A Whole New World (Aladdin's Theme)
(1992)
(End title duet)
Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics by Tim Rice
Performed by Regina Belle and Peabo Bryson
Produced by Walter Afanasieff
Arranged by Walter Afanasieff and Robbie Buchanan
Recorded by Dana Jon Chappelle (uncredited)
Regina Belle and Peabo Bryson perform courtesy of Columbia
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This film is so good!
13 May 2005 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I grew up watching this film and along with Beauty and the Beast and Cinderella it is one of my favourite Disney films. I love it! Robin Williams is so good in it. He's hilarious. This film isn't just for kids but for the whole family. I think I was about 5 when I first saw it and at 14 I still watch it and so do my parents. I haven't seen the sequels because I heard that Robin Williams wasn't in them and decided that they wouldn't be as good without him. He was made for the part. The songs are amazing. I love singing along to "A Whole new World". I'm hoping to get the soundtrack soon. I also love the film because I have the same name as the princess in it! I would definitely recommend it to everyone. You're never too old to watch a classic Disney film.


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