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?
When Dodger sings "Why Should I Worry?", introducing Oliver to New York, Pongo from 101 Dalmatians
can be seen (with Roger's arm holding his leash) Jock, Peg and Trusty from Lady and the Tramp
also appear. All follow Dodger along the street. See more
After snagging the hot dogs, Dodger and Oliver walk through the cement. The string of hot dogs is clearly dragging through the cement. When they show Dodger from a distance, only paw prints are present and there is no sign of the hot dogs being dragged. See more
You're all right, kid, for a cat. We'll keep a spot open in the gang for ya. Vice president, uptown chapter.
Version of A Modern Oliver Twist
"Once Upon a Time in New York City"
Music by Barry Mann
Lyrics by Howard Ashman
Produced by Stewart Levine
Performed by Huey Lewis See more