Aladdin is a 1992 American animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The film is the 31st Disney animated feature film, was the fourth produced during the Disney film era known as the Disney Renaissance, it was produced and directed by Ron Clements and John Musker, is based on the Arabic folktale of the same name from the One Thousand and One Nights. The voice cast features Scott Weinger, Robin Williams, Linda Larkin, Jonathan Freeman, Frank Welker, Gilbert Gottfried and Douglas Seale; the film follows an Arabian street urchin, who finds a magic lamp containing a genie. He disguises himself as a wealthy prince, tries to impress the Sultan and his daughter. Lyricist Howard Ashman first pitched the idea, the screenplay went through three drafts before then-Disney Studios president Jeffrey Katzenberg agreed to its production; the animators based their designs on the work of caricaturist Al Hirschfeld, computers were used for both finishing the artwork and creating some animated elements.
The musical score was written by Alan Menken and features six songs with lyrics written by both Ashman and Sir Tim Rice, who took over after Ashman's death. Aladdin was released on November 25, 1992, to critical and commercial success, becoming the highest-grossing film of 1992 with an earn of over $504 million in worldwide box office revenue. Upon release, it became the first animated feature to reach the half–billion dollar mark, was the highest-grossing animated film of all time until it was surpassed by The Lion King. Aladdin garnered two Academy Awards, as well as other accolades for its soundtrack which had the first and only number from a Disney feature to earn a Grammy Award for Song of the Year for the film's theme song; the film's home video VHS release set a sales record and grossed about $500 million in the United States. Aladdin's success led to various derived works and other material inspired by the film, including two direct-to-video sequels, The Return of Jafar and Aladdin and the King of Thieves.
A live-action film adaptation directed by Guy Ritchie was released on May 24, 2019. Jafar, the Royal Vizier of the fictional city of Agrabah, placed near the Jordan River, his parrot Iago seek a lamp hidden within the Cave of Wonders, they are told that only one person is worthy to enter: "the diamond in the rough", whom Jafar identifies as Aladdin, an Agrabah street urchin. Princess Jasmine of Agrabah, upset that the law requires her to marry a prince instead of one she loves, escapes the palace and meets Aladdin and his pet monkey, Abu; the palace guards capture Aladdin on Jafar's orders. Jasmine confronts Jafar to demand Aladdin's release, but he lies and says that Aladdin has been executed. Disguised as an old man, Jafar frees Aladdin and Abu and brings them to the cave, ordering them to retrieve the lamp. After being told to touch nothing but the lamp, Aladdin finds a magic carpet inside and obtains the lamp. Forgetting the cave's rule, Abu grabs a jewel. Aladdin and the carpet rush to escape the cave as it collapses.
Aladdin gives the lamp to Jafar, who throws both Aladdin and Abu back into the cave, though not before Abu steals the lamp back. Trapped, Aladdin rubs the meets the Genie who lives inside it; the Genie grants Aladdin three wishes. Aladdin tricks the Genie into freeing them all from the cave without using a wish, he uses his first wish to assume the identity of a prince to woo Jasmine, promises to use his third wish to free the Genie from servitude. At Iago's suggestion, Jafar plots to become Sultan by marrying Jasmine. Aladdin, as "Prince Ali Ababwa", arrives in Agrabah with a large host, but Jasmine becomes angry when he discusses her fate with her father the Sultan and Jafar without her; as a means of apologizing, Aladdin takes Jasmine on a ride on the magic carpet. When she deduces his true identity, he convinces her that he only dresses as a peasant to escape the stresses of royal life. After Aladdin brings Jasmine home, the palace guards capture Aladdin on Jafar's behest and throw him into the sea.
The Genie saves him at the cost of his second wish. Aladdin exposes Jafar's evil plot. Jafar flees after thus discovering Aladdin's true identity. Fearing that he will lose Jasmine if the truth is revealed, Aladdin breaks his promise and refuses to free the Genie. Iago steals the lamp, Jafar becomes the Genie's new master, he uses his first two wishes to become the world's most powerful sorcerer. He exposes Aladdin's identity and exiles him and the carpet to a frozen wasteland, they return to the palace. Jasmine tries to help Aladdin steal the lamp back, but Jafar notices and overpowers the heroes with his magic. Aladdin taunts Jafar for being less powerful than the Genie, tricking Jafar into using his last wish to become an all-powerful genie himself. Now bound to his new lamp, Jafar ends up trapped inside it. With Agrabah returned to normal, the Genie banishes Jafar's lamp and advises Aladdin use his third wish to regain his royal title so the law will allow him to stay with Jasmine. Aladdin decides instead to frees the Genie.
Realizing Aladdin and Jasmine's love, the Sultan changes the law to allow Jasmine to marry whom she chooses. The Genie leaves to explore the world, while Jasmine start their new life together. Scott Weinger as Aladdin, a poverty-stricken but well-meaning Agrabah thief. For his audition, Weinger sent in a homemade audition tape as Aladdin with his mother playing the Genie, after several callbacks found out six months that he had been cast as the title character. Aladdin's super
Pompaples is a municipality in Switzerland in the canton of Vaud, located in the district of Morges. Pompaples is first mentioned in 1049 as Pons Papuli. Pompaples has an area, as of 2009, of 4.45 square kilometers. Of this area, 3.14 km2 or 70.6% is used for agricultural purposes, while 0.83 km2 or 18.7% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 0.42 km2 or 9.4% is settled, 0.03 km2 or 0.7% is either rivers or lakes and 0.02 km2 or 0.4% is unproductive land. Of the built-up area and buildings made up 3.6%, transportation infrastructure made up 4.9%. Of the forested land, 14.2% of the total land area is forested, 4.5% is covered with orchards or small clusters of trees. Of the agricultural land, 57.5% is used for growing crops, 11.5% is pasture, 1.6% is used for orchards or vine crops. All the water in the municipality is flowing water; the municipality was part of the Cossonay District until it was dissolved on 31 August 2006, Pompaples became part of the new district of Morges. The municipality is located at the foot of the Jura Mountains.
The blazon of the municipal coat of arms is Per fess Vert and Gules, overall a tongs and hammer in saltire Or. Pompaples has a population of 847; as of 2008, 21.6% of the population are resident foreign nationals. Over the last 10 years the population has changed at a rate of 11.3%. It has changed at a rate of -4.5 % due to births and deaths. Most of the population speaks French, with Portuguese being second most common and German being third. There are 4 people. Of the population in the municipality 138 or about 18.1% were born in Pompaples and lived there in 2000. There were 298 or 39.2% who were born in the same canton, while 142 or 18.7% were born somewhere else in Switzerland, 158 or 20.8% were born outside of Switzerland. In 2008 there were 10 live births to Swiss citizens and 2 births to non-Swiss citizens, in same time span there were 14 deaths of Swiss citizens and 1 non-Swiss citizen death. Ignoring immigration and emigration, the population of Swiss citizens decreased by 4 while the foreign population increased by 1.
There was 1 Swiss man. At the same time, there were 4 non-Swiss men and 9 non-Swiss women who immigrated from another country to Switzerland; the total Swiss population change in 2008 was a decrease of 2 and the non-Swiss population decreased by 8 people. This represents a population growth rate of -1.5%. The age distribution, as of 2009, in Pompaples is. Of the adult population, 80 people or 10.4 % of the population are between 29 years old. 122 people or 15.9% are between 30 and 39, 114 people or 14.9% are between 40 and 49, 92 people or 12.0% are between 50 and 59. The senior population distribution is 78 people or 10.2% of the population are between 60 and 69 years old, 43 people or 5.6% are between 70 and 79, there are 32 people or 4.2% who are between 80 and 89, there are 11 people or 1.4% who are 90 and older. As of 2000, there were 404 people who never married in the municipality. There were 41 individuals who are divorced; as of 2000, there were 248 private households in the municipality, an average of 2.4 persons per household.
There were 76 households that consist of 13 households with five or more people. Out of a total of 266 households that answered this question, 28.6% were households made up of just one person. Of the rest of the households, there are 56 married couples without children, 92 married couples with children There were 20 single parents with a child or children. There were 4 households that were made up of unrelated people and 18 households that were made up of some sort of institution or another collective housing. In 2000 there were 56 single family homes out of a total of 121 inhabited buildings. There were 29 multi-family buildings, along with 22 multi-purpose buildings that were used for housing and 14 other use buildings that had some housing. Of the single family homes 19 were built before 1919, while 4 were built between 1990 and 2000; the most multi-family homes were built before 1919 and the next most were built between 1981 and 1990. There were 3 multi-family houses built between 1996 and 2000.
In 2000 there were 281 apartments in the municipality. The most common apartment size was 4 rooms of which there were 71. There were 69 apartments with five or more rooms. Of these apartments, a total of 237 apartments were permanently occupied, while 27 apartments were seasonally occupied and 17 apartments were empty; as of 2009, the construction rate of new housing units was 23.5 new units per 1000 residents. The vacancy rate for the municipality, in 2010, was 0%; the historical population is given in the following chart: In the 2007 federal election the most popular party was the SP which received 27.72% of the vote. The next three most popular parties were the SVP, the Green Party and the FDP. In the federal election, a total of 179 votes were cast, the voter turnout was 37.8%. As of 2010, Pompaples had an unemployment rate of 3.9%. As of 2008, there were 20 people employed in the primary economic sector and about 8 businesses involved in this sector. 25 people were employed in the secondary sect
Thomas Brad "Trey" Hillman is an American professional baseball coach for the Miami Marlins. He has served as the manager of both the Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters in Japan's Pacific League, the Kansas City Royals in the American League and the SK Wyverns in the KBO League, he has been a coach with the Los Angeles Dodgers, New York Yankees and the Houston Astros. Hillman played college baseball at the University of Texas at Arlington, he signed with the Cleveland Indians in 1985, played in the Indians farm system from 1985 to 1987, appearing in 162 games and hitting.179 while playing various infield positions. Hillman became a scout for the Indians in 1988, he became a manager in the New York Yankees minor league system in 1990 and remained in the Yankees farm system through 2001, including three years as manager of the AAA Columbus Clippers. He won the league championship in 1990 with the Oneonta Yankees of the New York–Penn League, he left the Yankees to become the director of player development for the Texas Rangers in 2002.
Hillman was invited to manage the Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters in 2003. His team won the Pacific League championship in 2006, returned to defend their title in 2007, it was the first pennant for the franchise in 25 years when they won the championship in 2006, the repeated success in 2007 was accomplished despite the loss of key players such as Michihiro Ogasawara and Hideki Okajima. His team won the Japan Series and Asia Series in 2006; the team set a franchise-record 14-game winning streak during the 2007 season. Pitcher Satoru Kanemura spoke out against Hillman after he had been removed in a two out, bases loaded situation in a game on September 24, 2006. Kanemura was angered because he would have gotten his 10th win of the year if he had gotten through the inning, the team reacted harshly, penalizing Kanemura with a large fine, a suspension. Kanemura went on to win Game 4 of the Japan Series. Following the example of Chiba Lotte Marines manager Bobby Valentine, he showed his appreciation towards fans by speaking in broken Japanese sentences.
After the game in which Fighters won the pennant in 2006, he shouted "Shinjirarenai!", the Japanese phrase stands for "Unbelievable", to the fans gathered in Sapporo Dome. He repeated the phrase after winning the Nippon Series, repeated again after winning the Asia Championship. Thus, like Boston Red Sox's "The Impossible Dream", Hillman's "Shinjirarenai" became the most popular term describing Fighters' success in 2006. After the end of the 2006 season, Hillman was one of the final four candidates for the Texas Rangers' managerial position, but he lost the job to Oakland Athletics third base coach Ron Washington, he was a candidate for the San Diego Padres' managerial position around the same time, but the Padres elected to hire Bud Black instead. Following Joe Torre's departure from the New York Yankees, Hillman was considered to be a candidate to become the Yankees' next manager. On October 19, 2007, Hillman signed a multi-year contract to manage the Kansas City Royals, he was the first Major League Baseball manager to be hired based on his Japanese baseball record.
On March 31, 2008, Hillman made his managerial debut for the Kansas City Royals. The Royals defeated the Detroit Tigers 5–4 in 11 innings to earn Hillman his first career managerial victory in MLB. Hillman said "It's a great honor, it's humbling." Under Hillman, the Royals started the season 3–0 with a series sweep over the favored Detroit Tigers. Through 15 games, the team was 9–6 compared to their 4–11 start from the previous season. By the end of the season, the Royals' 75–87 record was the team's best since 2003. Hillman returned for a second season with the Royals in 2009 but the team tallied a 65–97 record despite a promising start to the season, he served on Joe Maddon's coaching staff for the 2009 MLB All-Star Game. Hillman was fired as manager of the Royals on May 13, 2010 and replaced by Royals' special adviser Ned Yost after the Royals posted a 12–23 record to begin the 2010 season. On November 22, 2010, Hillman was hired by the Los Angeles Dodgers to become their bench coach under new manager Don Mattingly.
After three seasons at this position, Hillman was fired by the Dodgers on October 22, 2013. He subsequently was hired by the New York Yankees to be a special assistant for major and minor league operations. On October 14, 2014, Hillman was hired by the Houston Astros to become their bench coach under new manager A. J. Hinch. On October 26, 2016, Hillman was hired by the KBO League team SK Wyverns as their new manager. With this move, he became the first person to manage teams in Major League Baseball, Nippon Professional Baseball, the KBO League. On November 12, 2018, Hillman became the first foreign manager to win the Korean Series by defeating Doosan Bears in the 2018 Korean Series, he became the first manager to win the Korean Series and the Japan Series. In December 2018, Hillman was hired by the Miami Marlins as first base coach, he became the Marlins third base coach prior to the 2020 season. Hillman is a Christian, he and his wife of more than 20 years, have two children, a son T. J. and a daughter Brianna, live in Liberty Hill, Texas.