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Aladdin Teaser Released

Disney have released the first piece of artwork plus a short Aladdin teaser. Aladdin is the upcoming live action adaption of the classic 1992 Disney animated musical fantasy film. The film itself is based on an old Arab-style folklore tale of the same name. Guy Richie will direct and the film stars Mena Massoud as Aladdin, Naomi Scott […]

Howard Ashman – Nerd Icon

Howard Elliott Ashman, for me at least, is such a big name when it comes to Disney and the Disney Renaissance. If you’re a Disney lover, or even a fan of the Disney Renaissance, then you’ll know Ashman’s name straight off the bat, and you’ll more than likely team it up with Alan Menken. Those […]

Forgotten Childhood – Aladdin

The Initial Release (1992) Like most Disney princess generation movies they started as folklore stories. Aladdin is no different. This tale originated in the Middle East and was only one tale from The Book Of One Thousand and One Nights. It wasn’t part of the original book but was added into the collection by author Antoine Galland, […]