Oliver Twist Poster

Release Date: 1975

DVD Release Date: September 3rd, 2002

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 12 min

Plot Summary
This animated retelling of the Charles Dickens tale, aimed at younger audiences, focuses on the adventures of orphaned Victorian moppet Oliver Twist (Josh Albee) and his faithful pet frog, Squeakers, on the streets of London after escaping a prison-like workhouse. Together, Oliver and Squeakers tangle with a pint-size pickpocket named the Artful Dodger (Davy Jones), the bird-loving gang leader Fagin (Les Tremayne) and the sinister kidnapper Bill Sykes (Bob Holt).

Cast: Josh Albee, Davy Jones, Les Tremayne, Bob Holt, Larry Storch, Cathleen Cordell

Director: Hal Sutherland

Genres: Family, Animated, Drama

Keywords: Lighthearted, London, Growing up