The Great Mouse Detective

1986 American animated mystery film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation

The Great Mouse Detective is a 1986 American animated movie. It was produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation. It was first released to movie theaters in the United States on July 2, 1986 by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the 26th animated movie in the Walt Disney Animated Classics series. The main characters are all mice and rats living in Victorian London.

The Great Mouse Detective
Directed byRon Clements
Burny Mattinson
Dave Michener
John Musker
Produced byBurny Mattinson
Written byEve Titus (original stories)
Screenplay byPeter Young
Vance Gerry
Steve Hulett
John Musker
Ron Clements
StarringBarrie Ingham
Val Bettin
Vincent Price
Susanne Pollatschek
Candy Candido
Alan Young
Narrated byVal Bettin
Music byHenry Mancini
Distributed byBuena Vista Pictures
Release date
July 2, 1986
Running time
74 minutes
CountryUnited States
Budget$14 million[1]
Box office$38,625,550[1]

The movie is based on the children's book series Basil of Baker Street by Eve Titus. It is also similar to the stories about Sherlock Holmes.

Release datesEdit

Country Premiere
  United States July 2, 1986
  Argentina July 17, 1986
  United Kingdom October 10, 1986
  France November 26, 1986
  Sweden November 28, 1986
  West Germany December 4, 1986
  Denmark December 5, 1986
  Spain December 5, 1986
  Netherlands December 18, 1986
  Finland December 19, 1986
  Portugal December 19, 1986
  Brazil December 25, 1986
  Australia December 26, 1986
  Italy February 20, 1987
  Canada February 20, 1987
  Hong Kong February 26, 1987
  Ireland June 12, 1987
  Mexico July 2, 1987
  Turkey July 17, 1988
  Japan July 22, 1989
  China September 9, 1990
  Chile January 1, 1992
  Singapore August 19, 1994



  1. 1.0 1.1 "Box office information for The Great Mouse Detective". Box Office Mojo. Internet Movie Database. Retrieved May 1, 2010.

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