The Great Mouse Detective

Factual error: Apparently, Ratigan had to cross the River Thames to reach Big Ben from Buckingham Palace as evidenced by him tossing Fidget into the river before taking reign of the blimp. However, the two landmarks are on the same side of the river.

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Dr. Dawson and Olivia are seeking Basil's help at his house, Basil sits down and starts playing the violin, holding it in his right hand and having the bow in his left. When Basil the stands up in another shot, he is holding the violin in his left hand (like it's supposed to be) and the bow in his left.

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Basil: Aha, Dawson! We've found it at last. Ratigan's secret lair. And it's filthier than I imagined.

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Trivia: Basil of Baker Street is named after Basil Rathbone, the actor who played Sherlock Holmes in several films.

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