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The Return of Jafar (1994)

Video  -  Animation | Adventure | Family  -  20 May 1994 (USA)
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Jafar comes for revenge on Aladdin, using a foolish thief and Iago's treachery to find a way back into power.

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Abis Mal (voice)
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Jafar (voice)
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Thief (voice)
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Iago (voice)
Val Bettin ...
Sultan (voice)
Brad Kane ...
Aladdin (singing voice)
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Princess Jasmine (singing voice)
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Genie (voice)
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Street Mother (voice)
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Razoul (voice)
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Aladdin (voice)
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Abu the Monkey (voice)
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Storyline

Aladdin is adjusting to his new life as part of the upper crust. He and Princess Jasmine may not be married yet, but the pressures of palace society have already begun. On top of that, Iago (the parrot pet of Sultan's ex-vizir turned genie, Jafar) appears asking for help and no one is happy to see him. But things begin to look up when Genie returns from his trip around the world. Meanwhile, Jafar's black lamp is discovered by an idiot crook called Abis Mal. By using Abis Mal, Jafar makes his way back to Agrabah with ideas of payback for Aladdin and his friends. Written by Max Vaughn

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The Aladdin adventure continues...


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Also Known As:

Aladdin 2  »

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Trivia

When Genie says, "Bibbidi Bobbidi Boo" he references the song "Bibbidi Bobbidi Boo" from the popular animated Disney movie "Cinderella (1950)". See more »

Goofs

When Aladdin and Jasmine make up in the palace garden (during Iago's song "Forget About Love"), Aladdin is wearing his "Ali Ababwa" prince clothes. When the we return to them after a scene with Jafar and Abis Mal, Aladdin and Jasmine are still in the palace garden, but Aladdin is suddenly wearing his "streetrat" clothes. See more »

Quotes

Iago: [smearing dirt all over himself] I'll just get Aladdin on my side with a little sympathy act. And I'll be back in the palace again quicker than you can say "Easy Street."
[Aladdin turns corner to find Iago panting for breath]
Iago: Aladdin - kid finally got free - of Jafar.
[coughs]
Aladdin 'Al': Iago! What are you doing here?
Iago: Where are you? Getting dark. Hold me.
[Aladdin fiercely grabs at him]
Iago: [screams] Hey, I meant gentle-like!
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Crazy Credits

At the end of the movie, Abis Mal says "Does this mean I don't get my third wish?" See more »


Soundtracks

Nothing in the World (Quite Like a Friend)
(1994)
Words and Music by Dale Gonyea and Michael Silversher
Performed by Liz Callaway, Dan Castellaneta, and Brad Kane
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No Robin Williams is a bad thing!
5 October 2002 | by (Your Critic of Critics) – See all my reviews

Disney has a reputation of doing bad sequels. And for the most part they are but this movie is an exception. It's actually pretty entertaining but the flaw of the movie is the absence of Robin Williams. "Homer Simpson" does a good job providing the voice but he isn't Robin Williams.

2(**)out of 4(****)stars


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