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Robin Williams' Will Puts Disney in a Quandary

Former exec says plans for a fourth 'Aladdin' film have been scuttled

(Newser) - Robin Williams' innovative will locked down the use of his image for 25 years —and as a result, the Times of London says that Disney "has abandoned plans to make a fourth installment of the blockbuster Aladdin" animated film, in which Williams played the Genie. "When he... More »

Man Shackles Son 'Possessed' by Evil Female Genie

29-year-old has been constrained for 6 years

(Newser) - A Saudi man has chained his 29-year-old son in the family's basement home for more than six years, believing him to be possessed by "an evil female genie," reports the Daily Mail . The son, named "Turki," exhibited fits and convulsions and would speak in a woman's... More »

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