A Kid in Aladdin's Palace

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"The Kid is Back!"
  • PG
  • 1997
  • 1 hr 29 min
  • 5.1  (617)

A Kid in Aladdin's Palace is a 1997 comedy adventure film that follows the story of a teenage boy named Calvin Fuller, played by Thomas Ian Nicholas, who magically travels back in time to the mythical land of Agrabah, where the famous story of Aladdin is set. The film opens with Calvin, an ordinary high school student from California, who is struggling to fit in at his school and impress the girl of his dreams, Jeannie, played by Rhona Mitra. To make matters worse, his history teacher, Mr. Reynolds, assigns him a project on the story of Aladdin, which Calvin finds tedious and boring.

One day, while working on his project, Calvin stumbles upon an old lamp that he believes to be a prop from a local theater. However, when he rubs the lamp, he is magically transported to Agrabah, where he meets Aladdin and Princess Jasmine, played by Nicholas Irons and Gemma Jones respectively.

Calvin soon discovers that the evil sorcerer, the Grand Vizier, played by James Faulkner, has stolen the magic lamp from Aladdin, and plans to use its powers to take over the kingdom of Agrabah. With the help of Aladdin and Jasmine, Calvin sets out on a mission to defeat the Grand Vizier and save the kingdom.

Along the way, Calvin experiences a world of adventure and danger, encountering flying carpets, giant spiders, and treacherous traps. He also discovers important lessons about courage, friendship, and the importance of being true to oneself.

The film is a lighthearted comedy that blends elements of modern teenage life with the classic story of Aladdin. It features a talented cast of young actors, including Thomas Ian Nicholas, who is best known for his role in the American Pie franchise, as well as notable British actors Nicholas Irons and James Faulkner.

The special effects in the film are impressive, particularly the scenes involving the magic lamp and the flying carpet. The action sequences are also well choreographed and provide an exciting backdrop to the story.

Overall, A Kid in Aladdin's Palace is a fun, family-friendly film that is sure to delight children and adults alike. Its mix of comedy, adventure, and fantasy make it a timeless classic that is still enjoyed by audiences today.

A Kid in Aladdin's Palace is a 1997 kids & family movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 29 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.1.

A Kid in Aladdin's Palace
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    1 hr 29 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    5.1  (617)