• Aladdin: 10 Things You Didn't Know About The Genie

    25 days ago - By Screen Rant

    Let's face it: the real star in Aladdin - whether that is the 1992 animated movie or the 2019 live-action film - is and has always been the Genie. This big blue character brought a load of energy and an element of fun to Disney movies that most “mentor” figures in the past hadn't been able to pull off. RELATED: What Happened To The Genie At The End Of Aladdin 1992? Think about the Fairy Godmother in Cinderella or even the title character in Mary Poppins. Even the most iconic and powerful mentors in Disney movies had never been as jazzy, visually interesting, and eccentric as the Genie was...
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  • Aladdin 2019 Has A Sly Cameo From Robin Williams' Genie

    Aladdin 2019 Has A Sly Cameo From Robin Williams' Genie

    25 days ago - By Screen Rant

    Aladdin 2019 remembers its roots with a subtle nod to Robin Williams. News of a live-action Aladdin movie was not greeted warmly by many fans , who argued that as one of Disney's greatest ever movies, Aladdin was the one film that didn't need the live-action treatment. Still, the movie went ahead with Guy Ritchie as the director, and the new take on Aladdin is now in theaters. Perhaps somewhat surprisingly, the reviews are not too bad , with most agreeing that this version of Aladdin is actually better than the initial trailers would have us believe. One character which has caused...
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