Inspired by Charles Dickens' "Oliver Twist". A homeless kitten named Oliver, roams the streets of New York, where he is taken in by a gang of homeless mutts who survive by stealing from others. During one of these criminal acts, Oliver meets a wealthy young girl named Jenny Foxworth. This meeting will forever change his life. Written by
The first Disney movie with attitude.
Did You Know?
The man Fagin tries to pawn his watch to is a caricature of Peter Schneider
, then vice-president of Disney animation. See more
At the end of the film, where Jennifer is hanging on the front of the car, she yells Fagan's name for help. Slightly later, Fagan yells for Jennifer to jump. The two never introduced themselves earlier in the film, yet know each other's names. See more
Three sunrises. Three sunsets. Three days, Fagin.
[counting on his fingers
Three sunrises. Three sunsets. Three days. Three, three, three. That's nine. Nine?
No, Fagin. Three.
Three? Oh, you mean, just three days? Oh, my goodness! Oh, I'm having a bad day!
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I Could Have Danced All Night
Music by Frederick Loewe
Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner
Performed by Cheech Marin See more