in the 1992, Aladdin is the 31° animated movie of Walt Disney, where there
are the signatures prestigious of directors Ron Clements and John Musker. Particular
importance was given to the voices of the characters, especially for the Genie
of the lamp, which in the original version is of the famous actor Robin Williams.
The movie is the version of the fairy tale, "Aladdin and the Magic Lamp" from
the book "One Thousand and One Nights", but as in all versions Disney, have been
modified narrative and characteristics of the characters.
The main character is Aladdin, a boy who make a living with petty theft in the
market of the city of Agrabah, along with his inseparable monkey Abu. Aladdin
from the walls of his poor home, every day look at the luxurious palace of the
sultan and he dreams one day of meet the beautiful Princess Jasmine, the daughter's
inside the walls of the palace, Jasmine don't want choose a boyfriend, despite
she being courted by the richest princes of the East. The sultan, a little man,
funny and good-natured is desperate for her daughter, because according to tradition,
must marry a prince before his birthday, which will be after three days. Jasmine
is always accompanied by his tiger Rajah, and she dreams of meeting a young man
from a pure heart, who don't flaunt material richness, but generosity of spirit.
The Sultan seeks the assistance of his advisor, Jafar, an evil individual who
keeps in check the sultan, subduing he with hypnosis, and in exchange for his
cooperation, will receive the precious blue ring. Meanwhile, Jasmine escapes from
the palace, for sneak into the market, between the people of the village. Here
she is spotted by Aladdin, who is enchanted by the beautiful vision. Jasmine wants
buy a watermelon, but she don't have the money to pay. At that moment occurs Aladdin,
who advises her to pretend to be crazy and flee from the wrath of the fruit vendor.
Into the palace, the evil Jafar always accompanied by his parrot Jago, thanks
the blue ring will find who is destined to enter in the Cave of Wonders, where
is the precious Lamp.
ring shows the face of Aladdin, accompanied by Jasmine, while watching the sunset.
Jafar ordered the guards to stop Aladdin immediately , as guilty of having attempted
to kidnap Jasmine. The young princess can't prevent, who this innocent boy is
locked up in prison. Many years ago, Jafar had tried to enter the Cave of Wonders
a cave-shaped tiger's head, to steal the magic lantern, but he was rejected by
the same cave, because just a person can enter the cave, one of the whose rags
hide a heart pure, as a diamond rough. Now Jafar, has the Aladdin's destiny in
his hands therefore, is transformed into an old prisoner for persuade him to escape
and go to the Cave of Wonders. Aladdin manages to escape along with the old (Jafar),
even becouse he have the dream who thank at the lamp, achieves his desire to marry
Jasmine. Arrived at the cave from the head of Tigre, this opens the mouth and
enters Aladdin told him not take anything except the lamp. Although Aladdin see
many treasures, he take just a rusty and dusty old lamp. With him, also enters
the monkey Abu, who can't resist to temptation to touch a precious stone. Just
then a huge roar shakes the cave and all the treasure is buried by lava. Fortunately,
Aladdin and Abu are saved by a magic carpet, that takes them flying toward the
exit of the cave. Here Jafar, seized the magic lamp and pushes Aladdin into a
again arrives the flying carpet, and saves the young man who faints. When Aladdin
wakes up, find Abu with the lamp in hand, stolen to the evil Jafar. Aladdin look
carefully at the object, on which he can see an inscription covered by dust. Aladdin
rubs the lamp to read better, and suddenly there appeared in all its exuberance,
an extraordinary Blue genius that fills to wonder Aladdin and Abu. The genie offers
his complete service of his new master Aladdin and promises that can make three
wishes, exception to kill, resurrect the dead or make fall in love someone. Aladdin
would like accomplish just that last wish, because he would like make fall in
love Jasmine, so ask to be transformed into a prince, for aspire to marry the
princess, in exchange promises at the Genie his freedom, when they will third
wish. Meanwhile at the palace Jafar tries to hypnotize the Sultan, because he
wants to marry Jasmine and become the heir to the throne . Once reached this purpose,
he may easily subdue the Sultan and get rid of the daughter, to become the only
ruler. Fortunately, the Sultan is distracted by the arrival of a new prince on
the back of an elephant, escorted by an army of camels, and full of gifts. This
is Aladdin dressed as Prince Ali Ababwa, but the Sultan is delighted to see such
a handsome young man covered of wealth, so he hopes that his daughter would finally
fall in love and marry.
only one not so much convinced of ostentation is Jasmine, who don't want to be
like an object, who don't have the power to decide. So Aladdin went to the balcony
of the palace one night aboard his magic carpet and asks Jasmine to fly with him
in the middle of a starry sky. At the end of that magical night, when Aladdin
has accompanied Jasmine into the palace, is attacked by Razoul and the men of
Jafar, who after an immobilization, throw in water Aladdin for kill him. Fortunately,
Aladdin expresses his second wish, and so the genius sets him free. Aladdin comes
to the palace and accused Jafar for trying to kill him, however, Jafar uses one
of his thousand tricks and disappears in a cloud of smoke. Meanwhile, Jasmine
has finally decided to marry Aladdin, with the greatest happiness of the sultan.
That same night, however, Jafar steals the lamp of Engineers, to the Aladdin's
room. Jafar can therefore express the desire to become the Sultan of Agrabah and
become the second magician most powerful on earth. Despite his disapproval, the
genius is forced to grant the wishes of the Vizier. The next step is to unmask
Aladin and deprive him of wealth , for imprison him in a tower. Jasmine realizes
that it was none other than Prince Aladdin, the boy known to the market which
had fallen in love. Fortunately, Aladdin is freed from Abu, flying on the magic
may well come to the aid of Jasmine, while Jafar as turned the tiger Rajah, into
a harmless kitten. Aladdin challenge Jafar to transformed in a magician, more
powerful of the Genie of the lamp. Jafar expressed his third wish, transforming
himself into a genius, so the clever Aladdin, steals the lamp and shut Jafar,
imprisoning him forever. Now that the enemy has been defeated, Aladdin must express
his third wish, and as promised is to free the Genie. Against his will not be
able to marry Jasmine, because the law prohibits a simple citizen to marry a princess.
So despite everything, the Sultan changes the law and also allows the marriage
between Aladdin and Jasmine.
animated movie has received the following awards: 1999 movies "4 stars" Recommended
by Leslie Halliwell. In 1993 the best score by Alan Menken and Grammy Awards for
Best Song Movies. In the 1992, Best Original Score Oscar, the Oscar for Best Song
and Best Sound Oscar Academy Awards.
Walt Disney Home Video market has produced the sequel to "The Return of Jafar"
in 1995 and "Aladdin and the King of Thieves" as well as a series of cartoons
devoted to television.
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