The fantasy of the "Magic Carpet Ride", and the rubbing of the Lamp does bring those childhood memories back. Will Smith as the Blue Genie, could have had more screen time, since he suited this role to the perfect T.
One is sophisticated, while the other is rough on the edges. Their paths collide in the French Riviera, where they try to outdo each other in extorting and stealing from rich men by using their wit and charm. Aside from beautiful clothes worn by Hathaway, the film is a bore, and both these actresses lack chemistry with each other.