Aladin (2009)

Hindi 2 hrs 13 mins Fantasy, Children
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Total Reviews: 16
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Review Summary: ALADIN is a terrible waste of a terrific opportunity. Hugely disappointing!

Average Critic Rating: (2.03)
Cast: Amitabh Bachchan , Sanjay Dutt , Ritesh Deshmukh , Jacqueline Fernandez , Saahil Khan , Victor Banerjee , Ratna Pathak , Meeta Vasisht , Joy Sengupta , Arif Zakaria , Siddharth Sharma , Master Shubhankar Atre , Master Ahan Desai , Master Dev Kanatawala , William Ong
Director: Sujoy Ghosh
Release Date: 30 Oct 2009

Plot: The film opens with the family of archeologist Arun Chatterjee, who lives with his wife, Riya, and baby son, Aladin. When out on a holiday, Arun is attacked by a gang searching for a magic lamp, which Chatterjee has found, but has hidden somewhere. Arun and Riya Chatterjee are murdered; Read more

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ALADIN is a terrible waste of a terrific opportunity. Hugely disappointing!
Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama
But too much of the film goes into Aladin’s dreary love angle with Jasmin, played by the intriguingly plastic debutant Jacqueline Fernandez. Ghosh and his team work hard to create an alternative universe in Khwaish. Bachchan, in full-on rockstar mode, inf
Anupama Chopra, NDTV 
Most stories sound interesting on paper or when narrated in 10/15 minutes flat.
Taran Adarsh, SIFY
In a role quite perfect for the superstar, Amitabh Bachchan plays a genie who calls out `yo brother’ to his bewildered master.
Sonia Chopra, SIFY
Rajeev Masand, Rajeev Masand
Too late for that, isn't it?
Sukanya Verma, Rediff 
College boy Aladin falls in love with the campus hottie Jasmine but lacks the charisma to woo her. He finds a magical lamp rubs out its genie Amitabh Bachchan
Nikhat Kazmi, Times of India

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Ghosh does exactly that as he lets his imagination go wild and spins a tale that ends up relating the past present and future of these characters. This VFX filled entertainer is just the right recipe if one is looking for a family entertainer.
Joginder Tuteja, Now Running
But, this 'Aladin' lacks the magic
S Pankaj, Smash Hits
Synonymous with magic, spells, charms and a genie that grants three wishes, Aladin is the Spiderman of the East.
Tushar Joshi, Mid-Day
India Glitz
Director : Music : Lyrics : Starring :Sujoy Ghosh  Vishal Dadlani and Shekhar Ravjiani  Vishal Dadlani and Anvita Dutt Guptan  Amitabh Bachchan, Sanjay Dutt, Ritesh Deshmukh, Jacqueline Fernandes, Saahil Khan, Victor Banerjee, Ratna Pathak, Meeta Vasisht
Martin D'Souza, Glam Sham
And that is, perhaps, the most important thing a viewer could wish for. Happily, in Aladin our wish is granted.
Katherine Matthews, Bolly Spice
gone bad, the story begins on the backdrop of the imaginary city called Khwaish and here lives Aladin Chatterjee (riteish), the soft and kind hearted young man. He is an orphan but then he has to face a lot of trouble from the bully Kasim (sahil) and his
Bharat Student
We all know the story of the classic Disney character, don’t we? Aladin, the magic lamp and those 3 wishes. In a conscious effort to make it different from the original animated film, Sujoy Ghosh the director of our very own version of Aladin, has changed
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