Disney finally cast characters of colour . . . with actors of colour in the live-action version of Aladdin. Besides passing that low bar, it also gives Princess Jasmine more character development. But the remake, while more woke and technically dazzling, didn't so much usher in a whole new world for critics (who gave it a mediocre 57 percent) as it did money for Disney, making over $1 billion at the box office.