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
In shots of the front of Jenny's house, there appears to be no mail slot, nor a place for a mail slot. Later in the movie, Fagin's note is placed in a mail slot which we see from an interior shot. See more
Where's the kid?
[coughs after nearly getting barbecued
He must still be in the car, man!
[everyone watches as the limo departs
Oh, that poor little kid.
You were supposed to keep an eye on him, Tito!
Yeah. Well, it's hard to watch anything when you're getting barbecued, man!
Version of Oliver Twist
Music by Frank Churchill
Lyrics by Larry Morey
Performed by Cheech Marin See more