NBC edited 32 minutes from this film for its 1986 network television premiere.
In the alley scene in which Annie punches one of the boys multiple times in the stomach, his grunts are missing from the soundtrack on the Blu-ray.
The running time on the original theatrical release was 130 mins according to the 1983 edition of Film World. Video prints run between 123-126 mins.
This film has been available to commercial television in the United States in several edited versions. For 2-hour time slots (as aired on NBC-TV in 1986, 1988, and 1990), a 96-minute version omitting or shortening a number of songs (specifically "Dumb Dog" and "Little Girls" were eliminated entirely). A version for 2-and-one-half hour time slots, running approximately 120 minutes, removing "Dumb Dog" and the beginning of "Let's Go to the Movies," aired on cable's The Family Channel in the mid-1990s. The complete version of the film was aired on basic cable TV in a 3-hour time slot around the same time.