The Return of Jafar
The Return of Jafar (1994)

Return of Jafar is a spin-off from the television Aladdin cartoon series, which was a spin-off of the hit Disney animated movie.

Rated: G
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Release Date: May 20, 1994
DVD Release Date: January 18, 2005
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Critic Score: 33% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dawn Sinclair Shapiro
Chicago Tribune

The Disney animators have once again created a perfect dreamy, fantasy-like atmosphere that makes the mythical city of Agrabah and its residents seem warm and inviting.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...nothing less than a huge disappointment for fans of the original.

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Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

Who actually buys these stupid 'made-for-video' sequels?

Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

About what you'd expect from a television pilot abruptly promoted to feature film status over the objections of its own creator.

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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...the whole dull affair comes to a close after running a snappy sixty-nine minutes that seems many times longer. The end comes as a welcome relief.

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Scott G. Mignola
Common Sense Media

A genie that should have stayed in the bottle.

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Michael Dequina

65 tedious minutes of forgettable songs and boring so-called 'adventure.'

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Flixster Audience Score: 40% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
Pointless sequel to a good film, The Return of Jafar just doesn't cut it as a sequel, and is a total mess of a film. I hated this film, thought it was… More
Conner Rainwater
Return of Jafar has exactly what a sequel to Aladdin should have: more Jafar. Even an enslaved sentence as a Genie can stop him from reeking havoc on Aladdin… More
Jim Careter
Bad sequel and it was boring.
Manu Gino
They should have made only one movie of Aladdin instead of this crappy movie that makes no sense. I hate that they change the voice of Genie. This movie is only… More
Aj V
A mediocre sequel to a great Disney movie. This movie isn't as bad as some sequels, but it's not that good either.
Richard C