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Ward Greene (from the story by)
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Release Date:
22 June 1955 (USA) See more »
The most delightful characters in a dog's age! See more »
The romantic tale of a sheltered uptown Cocker Spaniel dog and a streetwise downtown Mutt. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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Nominated for BAFTA Film Award. Another 1 win & 1 nomination See more »
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The Life and Loves of our Best Friends See more (100 total) »


  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Peggy Lee ... Darling / Si / Am / Peg (voice)
Larry Roberts ... Tramp (voice)
Bill Baucom ... Trusty (voice)

Verna Felton ... Aunt Sarah (voice)
George Givot ... Tony (voice)

Stan Freberg ... Beaver (voice) (as Stan Freeberg)
Lee Millar ... Jim Dear / Dog Catcher (voice)
Barbara Luddy ... Lady (voice)
Bill Thompson ... Jock / Bull - the Bull Terrier / Policeman at Zoo / Dachsie / Joe (voice)

Dal McKennon ... Toughy / Professor / Pedro / Hyena (voice) (as Dallas McKennon)

Alan Reed ... Boris (voice)
The Mellomen ... Dogs (singing voice) (as The Mello Men)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Mel Blanc ... Stray Dogs (voice) (uncredited)

Directed by
Clyde Geronimi 
Wilfred Jackson 
Hamilton Luske 
Writing credits
Ward Greene (from the story by)

Erdman Penner (story) &
Joe Rinaldi (story) &
Ralph Wright (story) &
Don DaGradi (story)

Joe Grant  script (uncredited)
Dick Huemer  script (uncredited)
Louis Pollock  uncredited

Produced by
Erdman Penner .... associate producer
Original Music by
Oliver Wallace (music score)
Film Editing by
Donald Halliday (film editor) (as Don Halliday)
Production Management
Cory Hansen .... post-production supervisor: restoration (restored version)
Ken Peterson .... production supervisor (uncredited)
Sound Department
Robert O. Cook .... sound recordist
C.O. Slyfield .... sound director
Harold J. Steck .... sound recordist
Visual Effects by
Bill Fadness .... digital film recording supervisor: restoration (restored version)
Ub Iwerks .... special processes
Dan MacManus .... effects animator
April McMorris .... digital producer: restoration
George Rowley .... effects animator
Bruce Tauscher .... digital color timing supervisor: restoration
Camera and Electrical Department
John Derderian .... camera operator: digital film recording (restorated version)
Robert F. Sparks .... camera operator (uncredited)
Animation Department
Edwin Aardal .... character animator (as Ed Aardal)
Hal Ambro .... character animator
Ken Anderson .... layouts
Dick Anthony .... backgrounds
William Bosche .... layouts (as Bill Bosche)
Collin Campbell .... layouts
Jack Campbell .... character animator
Tim Campbell .... animation research library: restoration (restored version)
Bob Carlson .... character animator
Fox Carney .... animation research library: restoration (restored version)
Les Clark .... directing animator
Eric Cleworth .... character animator
Claude Coats .... backgrounds
Tom Codrick .... layouts
Al Dempster .... backgrounds
Eyvind Earle .... backgrounds
Doug Engalla .... animation research library: restoration (restored version)
Hugh Fraser .... character animator
John Freeman .... character animator
Don Griffith .... layouts
Victor Haboush .... layouts
Ann Hansen .... animation research library: restoration (restored version)
Jerry Hathcock .... character animator
Hugh Hennesy .... layouts
Ray Huffine .... backgrounds
Ralph Hulett .... backgrounds
Ollie Johnston .... directing animator
Milt Kahl .... directing animator
Tamara Khalaf .... animation research library: restoration (restored version)
Hal King .... directing animator
George Kreisl .... character animator
Eric Larson .... directing animator
John Lounsbery .... directing animator
Don Lusk .... character animator
Brice Mack .... backgrounds
George Nicholas .... character animator
Lance Nolley .... layouts
Cliff Nordberg .... character animator
Ken O'Brien .... character animator
Kendall O'Connor .... layouts (as A. Kendall O'Connor)
Vivian G. Procopio .... animation research library: restoration (restored version) (as Vivian Procopia)
Thor Putnam .... layouts
Wolfgang Reitherman .... directing animator
Jacques Rupp .... layouts
John Sibley .... character animator
Lella Smith .... animation research library: restoration (restored version)
McLaren Stewart .... layouts
Frank Thomas .... directing animator
Harvey Toombs .... character animator
Jimi Trout .... backgrounds
Matt Tsugawa .... animation research library: restoration (restored version)
Thelma Witmer .... backgrounds
Marvin Woodward .... character animator
Al Zinnen .... layouts
Blaine Gibson .... assistant animator (uncredited)
Harry Holt .... animator (uncredited)
Willie Ito .... inbetween artist (uncredited)
Fred Kopietz .... animator (uncredited)
Bob McCrea .... animator (uncredited)
Gary Mooney .... assistant animator (uncredited)
Ken O'Brien .... directing animator (uncredited)
Joanna Romersa .... ink and paint artist (uncredited)
Iwao Takamoto .... assistant animator (uncredited)
John Wilson .... key assistant animator (uncredited)
Editorial Department
Timothy Peeler .... digital colorist: restoration
Music Department
Sonny Burke .... songs by
Sidney Fine .... orchestrator
Evelyn Kennedy .... music editor
Peggy Lee .... songs by
Edward H. Plumb .... orchestrator (as Edward Plumb)
John Rarig .... vocal arrangements
Edmundo Santos .... lyrics: Spanish version (uncredited)
Other crew
Walt Disney .... presenter
Charles Palmer .... story editor (uncredited)
Sara Bleick .... special thanks (restored version) (as S.J. Bleick)
Ian Gooding .... special thanks: restored version
Mary Meacham .... special thanks (restored version) (as Mary M. Hogg)
Hermann H. Schmidt .... special thanks: restored version
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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"La dama y el vagabundo" - USA (Spanish title) (imdb display title)
"Bowwow Story" - Japan (English title) (imdb display title)
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76 min
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
2.55 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound Recording)
Argentina:Atp | Australia:G | Canada:G (video rating) | Finland:S | Iceland:L | Ireland:G | Peru:PT | Portugal:M/6 | South Korea:All | Spain:T | Sweden:Btl | UK:U | USA:Approved (certificate #17122) (original rating) | USA:G (re-rating) (1971) | West Germany:0 | West Germany:6 (nf)

Did You Know?

Peggy Lee helped promote the film on the Disney TV series, explaining her work with the score and singing a few numbers.See more »
Continuity: After ''We are Siamese'', when Lady is chasing the two cats, the cats knock down blueish colored curtains which tangle up Lady. After Aunt Sarah comes into the room, Lady is tangled up in red curtains.See more »
[first lines]
Jim Dear:[Giving Darling a hatbox] It's for you, Darling. Merry Christmas.
Darling:Oh, Jim, dear. It's the one I was admiring, isn't it? Trimmed with ribbons?
Jim Dear:Well, it *has* a ribbon.
[the box is opened; inside is a puppy wearing a ribbon]
Darling:Oh, how sweet.
Jim Dear:You like her, Darling?
Darling:[hugging the puppy] Oh, I love her. What a perfectly beautiful little Lady.
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Rock-a-Bye BabySee more »


Did anything more happen at the park between Lady and the Tramp?
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19 out of 19 people found the following review useful.
The Life and Loves of our Best Friends, 22 January 2000
Author: RobertCartland from Alhambra, CA

There is nothing as wonderful as the wag of a dog's tale. The writers, actors and animators, together with Disney magic, capture the unique and limitless variety of personalities that exist in the canine world. This film takes these wonderful canine characters and shows the world from their perspective. The adorable footage of Lady as a puppy reminds me of the behavior of my own hounds when they were pups. The beautiful "Park Avenue" Lady grows up and falls for the happy-go-lucky, vagabond, Tramp. Add a dog-hating aunt, a baby, some cats, some rats and the adventure is complete. The songs sung from the dog pound together with those sung by the wicked Siamese cats are the most purely fun of any Disney animation. The song sung at the lover's romantic Italian dinner brings a tear to the eye. Finally, Lady and the Tramp share a spaghetti noodle that leads to one of the most memorable kisses in Hollywood history. This is a wonderful film that will be enjoyed for generations.

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