I always thought it was referencing beauty and the beast. Cause the same things happen in beauty and the beast. In Aladdin it's not a spell. It's just a genie with magic. In beauty and the beast it's actually a spell on the castle.
Irene Bedard as Pocahontas, Moira Kelly as Nala, Eva Gabor as Miss Bianca & Duchess Demi Moore as Esmeralda Jodi Benson as Ariel Kathryn Beaumont as Wendy & Alice Minnie Driver as Jane Porter Ming -Na as Fa Mulan Susan Egan as Megara Ilene Woods as Ci