Lady and the Tramp

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Lady and the Tramp
Directed by Clyde Geronimi
Wilfred Jackson
Hamilton Luske
Produced by Walt Disney
Screenplay by Erdman Penner
Joe Rinaldi
Ralph Wright
Don DaGradi
Story by Joe Grant
Starring Peggy Lee
Barbara Luddy
Larry Roberts
Bill Thompson
Bill Baucom
Music by Oliver Wallace
Editing by Don Halliday
Studio Walt Disney Productions
Distributed by Buena Vista Distribution
Release date(s) June 22, 1955 (1955-06-22)
Running time 75 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $4 million[1]
Money made $93,602,326[1]

Lady and the Tramp is a 1955 American animated movie. It was produced by Walt Disney Productions. It was released to theaters on June 22, 1955, by Buena Vista Distribution. It was the first animated movie filmed in the CinemaScope widescreen movie process.[2] It was nominated for Best Animated Movie at the BAFTA Awards.[3]

The story is about a female American Cocker Spaniel named Lady. She lives with a refined, upper-middle-class family. The story is also about a male stray mutt called the Tramp.

In June 2011, TIME named it one of "The 25 All-TIME Best Animated Films".[4]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Lady and the Tramp". Box Office Mojo. http://www.boxofficemojo.com/movies/?id=ladyandthetramp.htm. Retrieved 2012-01-05.
  2. Finch, Christopher (2004). "Chapter 8: Interruption and Innovations". The Art of Walt Disney. pp. 234–244. ISBN 0-8109-2702-0 .
  3. BAFTA Awards
  4. Richard Corliss (June 23, 2011). "The 25 All-TIME Best Animated Films - Lady and the Tramp". TIME. http://www.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,2079149_2079152,00.html. Retrieved August 19, 2011.