Watch Oliver & Company
An animate movie made for children with a story that was inspired by the classic tale of Oliver Twist. The movie follows a homeless kitten named Oliver as he finds a family to love and care for him. The movie is set in New York City. While Oliver’s brother and sister cats were adopted no one took him home. He was left alone by himself on the streets of New York. He meets a dog named Dodger who takes him back home with him below the docks to his gang of streets dogs and their owner. The plan that they have for Oliver is to use him to steal money from people since he is cute. Dodger also tricks Oliver into stealing food for him and the gang of dogs.
While trying to break into a limousine Oliver meets a little girl named Jenny and she adopts him. Jenny is from a rich family but her parents do not have the time to pay attention to her. Jenny’s dog Georgette does not like Oliver and help Dodger find Oliver and take him away. Dodger’s owner owns some bad guy named Sykes a lot of money. He sends a ransom note to Jenny demand money before he will return Oliver to her.
When he sees how sad Jenny is he feels bad and does not take the money. Oliver is back with Jenny but she is kidnapped by Sykes/ the other dogs ban together and save Jenny. The dogs almost end up dying but in the end everyone is safe. Jenny is able to return home with Oliver. While he goes with her to live happily he does not forget his friends. This is the story of how an orphan finds love of a family even Georgette.
- Joey Lawrence, Billy Joel, Cheech Marin, Bette Midler, Dom DeLuise
- Walt Disney Pictures
- George Scribner