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PG| 1 hr. 33 min.

Plot Summary
A genie named Kazaam (Shaquille O'Neal) has been sealed up for thousands of years, until one day he is accidentally freed by Max (Francis Capra), who is on the run from a local gang. Kazaam explains to the youth that he belongs to Max until he grants three wishes, but what Max really wants is to get to know his estranged father. When the genie, who considers trying his hand at a music career, forgets about his young master, Max is attacked by villainous club owner Malik (Marshall Manesh).

Cast: Shaquille O'Neal , Francis Capra , Ally Walker , Marshall Manesh , James Acheson , Fawn Reed , John Costelloe ,

Director: Paul M. Glaser

Genres: Fantasy

Kazaam (1996)

Release Date: July 17th, 1996|1 hr. 33 min.

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'Kazaam': Shaquille O'Neal Explains Why He Did 1996 Genie Movie

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Alex Suskind on April 3, 2012

Shaquille O'Neal is considered one of the best centers in NBA history. Unfortunately, that approval does not extend to his acting career. In 1996, Shaq starred in "Kazaam," a movie about a giant ge...

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