- The song "Somewhere Out There". Even though the mice children aren't very good singers. They come across as a bit squeaky. Although it adds to the charm. The Narm Charm, that is.
- The song would come off as less sincere if they hired some professional to sing it, as evidenced by the cover of the song done during the credits.
- Tanya insisting throughout the whole movie that her brother was still alive. Unlike her grieving parents, she never gave up on trying to find Fievel.
- Fievel finally being reunited with his family at the end of the first movie is sure to move you to tears.
- Henri flying Fievel and Tanya over New York, right past the newly-completed Statue of Liberty.
Heartwarming / An American Tail