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Aladdin (1986)

Superfantagenio (original title)
PG | | Adventure, Fantasy | April 1987 (USA)
Updating of the old "Aladdin" Arabian Nights tale, as a teenager in modern-day Miami finds a magic lantern and out pops a genie, who's been asleep for 200 years and in his gratitude grants the boy several wishes.

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... The Genie
... Al Haddin
... Janet Haddin
Julian Voloshin ... Jeremiah, Al's grandpa
... Police Chief
Raffaele Mottola ... Policeman (German Version: 'Korinthenkacker')
Lou Marsh ... Tony, the junkman
... Puncher
Diamy Spencer ... Patricia O'Connor
Carlo Corbucci ... Red Foster
Cristiano Ciancio ... Harry
Tony Adams ... Monty Siracusa
... Sgt. O'Connor (as Fred Buck)
Sergio Smacchi ... Mark - Siracusa's Thug
Giancarlo Bastianoni ... Randy - Siracusa's Thug
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Updating of the old "Aladdin" Arabian Nights tale, as a teenager in modern-day Miami finds a magic lantern and out pops a genie, who's been asleep for 200 years and in his gratitude grants the boy several wishes.

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Adventure | Fantasy

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Bud Spencer and Venantino Venantini's sons appeared in the movie: Luca Venantini (Al Haddin) and Diamy Spencer (Patricia O'Connor). See more »

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Stupid and funny
22 July 2004 | by See all my reviews

I saw this yesterday on TV. It's not your usual "Alladdin", but more of a Bud Spencer (sans Terence Hill) flick really. It plays like a B movie, with some awkward acting, specially from the villains. There's even some really politically incorrect stuff for the kids.

Bud is as cool as ever, the boy is okay, and that drunk grandpa manages to be annoying and funny at the same time. I had fun watching this, but then again I really like Bud and Terence stuff.

You can expect a lot of staged fights, clumsy acting, weird stuff going on and lots of continuity/logic errors. But who cares?

I give this a 7 out of 10 on a good day.


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