Disney's Jafar would spend 164 years behind bars today

CNET | 5/24/2019 | Corinne Reichert
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Marwan Kenzari as in Disney's live-action Aladdin.

Forget being stuck as a genie in a lamp for eternity in the desert, Aladdin villain Jafar could have been thrown in the slammer for more than 164 years if he had committed his crimes in the US today.

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To celebrate the release of the live-action Aladdin movie, online resale site DeCluttr has done a little legal investigation into the crimes of some of Disney's most famous cartoon villains.

The only Disney villain ahead of Agrabah's Grand Vizier was Captain Hook of Peter Pan, who DeCluttr said would either spend 244 years behind bars or be dealt the death penalty for piracy, attempted murder, murder and kidnapping.

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Right behind Captain Hook and Jafar is literally Hades, with the Hercules villain up for just under 160 years for murder, false imprisonment and kidnapping, and while Zazu doesn't quite get his wish to make a throw rug out of Scar from The Lion King -- the next big live-action Disney remake to hit our screens -- Mufasa's killer could still be locked up for 157 years.

Either that, or Scar would be facing the death penalty, which is kind of what he got from his hyena minions.

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