Category Archives: #17 Autumn 1986

Basil – The Great Mouse Detective review

Great Mouse – Great Movie Brian Sibley reviews the Disney Company’s latest animated feature, Basil – The Great Mouse Detective. The mice are back in Disneyland and everything’s bibbidi-bobbidi-boo! With the release of Basil – The Great Mouse Detective, the Disney company has rediscovered those skills that once made them pre-eminent among animation studios, but… Read More »

Basil – The Great Mouse Detective review – Page 3

Among the sequences which impress is the first appearance of Ratigan when – with some dapper foot-work and much swirling of his opera-cloak – he sings the praises of his blackguardly reputation as ‘The World’s Greatest Criminal Mind’, in an incongruous mock-Hollywood set flowing with pink champagne; and the scene in which Basil and Dawson… Read More »