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Faerie Tale Theatre Episodes

Books LLC

Published May 5th 2010
ISBN : 9781155552811
Paperback
54 pages
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Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: The Dancing Princesses, Goldilocks and the Three Bears,MorePurchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: The Dancing Princesses, Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Sleeping Beauty, Hansel and Gretel, Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp, Cinderella, the Princess and the Pea, the Little Mermaid, Puss in Boots, Thumbelina, the Snow Queen, Beauty and the Beast. Excerpt: Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp is the 23rd episode of the television anthology Faerie Tale Theatre . The story is adapted from the story of Aladdin from The Book of One Thousand and One Nights and stars Robert Carradine as the title character and Leonard Nimoy as his enemy the Moroccon Magician. As in many live-action adaptations of Aladdin, the Genie of the Ring and the Genie of the Lamp are played by the same actor, in this case James Earl Jones . The episode was directed by Tim Burton . Plot Aladdin is a cunning street urchin who lives with his widowed mother in a Middle Eastern kingdom. He is approached by a Moroccan Magician who claims to be a friend of his late father, and has a business proposal. Although Aladdin doesnt believe the Magicians story, he goes along with his suggested plan. They go deep into the desert until they reach a spot where he magically opens an underground cave. The Magician gives Aladdin a ring, saying to rub it if he needs help, and tells him to enter the cave and fetch a lamp. Aladdin enters the cave and finds the lamp, which is old and common. When Aladdin returns to the cave entrance, he refuses to give the Magician the lamp if he is still in the cave, while the Magician refuses to pull Aladdin up if he doesnt hand over the lamp first. The Magician, annoyed with Aladdin, decides to close the cave to teach him a lesson, planning to return to him later. Aladdin at first despairs of being in the cave, but when he rubs the ring, the kindly Genie of the Ring app...