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Aladdin: Imperfect casting, perfect nostalgia trip

Updated : May 25, 2019 12:08 PM IST

The problem that most reviewers face while watching rehashed versions of films like Aladdin, Beauty And The Beast or The Jungle Book, is that there’s always a benchmark that these films are held to.
So, what works for Guy Ritchie’s adaptation of what is undoubtedly a Disney classic? Simple: the music.
From Arabian Nights and A Friend Like Me, to Prince Ali and A Whole New World, the entire theatre time-travelled back to their 90s living rooms where we watched the original on our VCRs.
Aladdin: Imperfect casting, perfect nostalgia trip
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