Pop Goes the Classics – Aladdin (1992)

On the twenty-seventh installment of the Pop Goes The Classics series looking at the Disney animated features, Andy Atherton, Steve Riddle & Mirandia Berthold look at 1992’s Aladdin They discuss the many aspects of the film including: the force of nature that Robin Williams was as The Genie; The Cave of Wonders; the conniving villain Jafar; where Iago ranks amongst Disney henchmen; the musical numbers that enhance the story tremendously; the romance between Aladdin & Jasmine; the sidekicks Abu & Carpet & the true messages of the story: being yourself and brains over brawn. The Disney Renaissance is truly under way!