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The Great Mouse Detective

Disney’s Sherlock Holmes-inspired animated tale is great fun for all the family.

Image from The Great Mouse Detective

USA 1986
Dir Burny Mattinson, Dave Michener, John Musker, Ron Clements
With the voices of Barrie Ingham, Vincent Price, Val Bettin
74min
Digital
Certificate U

Basil of Baker Street, the great mouse detective, agrees to take on the case of a missing toymaker who has been taken by a scary bat who works for Basil’s arch enemy, Professor Rattigan. Rattigan has a dastardly plan, but will Basil and his associate Major Dawson be able to thwart him in time? Disney’s Sherlock Holmes-inspired animated tale is great fun for all the family.