Disney’s Live-Action Aladdin Scores Solid $113 Million Opening Weekend

Disney’s live-action version of Aladdin had a solid opening weekend of $112.7 million this weekend domestically. This exceeded expectations which had the movie projected to hit the $75-$85 million for the weekend.

The movie, directed by Guy Ritchie, stars Will Smith as the Genie, Mena Massoud in the title role, and Naomi Scott as Princess Jasmine. The movie has had some mixed reaction as some fans compare it to the 1992 animated original. This movie comes ahead of Guy Favreau’s retelling of The Lion King later this summer and follows a live-action retelling of DumboDumbo wasn’t a super strong performer in the box office but The Lion King is expected to be quite popular.

Internationally, Aladdin made $121 million at the box office across 54 territories. $18.7 million of the box office sales came from China, with Mexico’s box office at $9.2 million, and Canada with $8.4 million.

What did you think of Disney’s new version of Aladdin? Share your thoughts in the comments below. You can also check out DAPS MAGIC’s reviews linked below.



Share your thoughts and comment!


* indicates required



New LEGO Haunted Mansion Set Coming in August
Sam Eagle Unveils New Logo Unveiled for The Muppets at Magic Kingdom
Check Out the Lineup of Performers for the 2022 Eat to the Beat Concert Series at EPCOT
Disney Wish Utilizes New Technology and Design to Make One of the World's Most Efficient Ships
Disney Announces that Tiana's Bayou Adventure Will Be Arriving in Disney Parks in 2024
Star Wars Celebration 2023 Tickets to Go On Sale on June 30,  2022