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?
Animator Peter Young
, who also worked on the story, was slated to co-direct with George Scribner
, but died at the young age of thirty-seven just before production began. See more
During the chase scene, the tracks are electric and the Dobermans die from falling onto them. In reality, the trains in New York are powered by an electric third rail, not electric tracks. See more
Hey, man, you're ugly! And you're uglier than him! And you're Ugly, Part Three! Hey, you're Revenge of the Ugly!
Version of Oliver Twist
I Could Have Danced All Night
Music by Frederick Loewe
Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner
Performed by Cheech Marin See more