Faerie Tale Theatre: Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp ()

directed by Tim Burton
featuring Valerie Bertinelli, Robert Carradine, Ray Sharkey, Leonard Nimoy, James Earl Jones

Robert Carradine portrays Aladdin, the foolish boy who finds himself at odds with an evil magician (Leonard Nimoy), in love with a princess (Valerie Bertinelli), and in luck with the discovery of a mysterious lamp. James Earl Jones portrays the daunting genie in the lamp. This installment of Faerie Tale Theatre was directed by a then relatively unknown Tim Burton, who later went on to direct such imaginative and stylistic films as Beetlejuice and Edward Scissorhands. Carrie Downes, Rovi