There’s a brand new trailer for the Disney live-action remake of Lady and the Tramp — and while there are some changes from the original film, fans will still get the chance to watch the two loveable canines share a candlelit plate of spaghetti.
Street-smart mutt, Tramp (voiced by Justin Theroux) explains how his life is spent constantly on the run and stealing burgers for a living (although he does end up sharing it with two adorable puppies). Over on the other side of the tracks, spoilt cocker-spaniel Lady (voiced by Tessa Thompson) is the centre of her owners’ universe — that is, until a baby comes along, and Tramp convinces her that she’ll be out in the cold before long.
The pair of pooches head off on an adventure, including a riverboat cruise, before heading round the back of a familiar-looking Italian restaurant, where the pair share a plate of spaghetti and Tramp nudges the last meatball towards Lady with his nose — a move straight out of the original 1995 animated classic, where the dogs share a meal as ‘Bella Notte’ plays.
All that’s needed now is a shot of the canine couple sharing the same strand of spaghetti…
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Unlike the recent Lion King remake, the filmmakers used actual rescue dogs instead of CGI animals (we wonder how many takes it took for Tramp’s perfect meatball-moment…), before later adding visual effects to make the animals speak.
The film will be available to stream on Disney+ on November 12th, the same day that Disney’s new streaming service launches (although the entertainment giant has yet to confirm when the service will be available to UK viewers).