The tale of Despereaux
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 36 Libraries 41 of 46 copies|
SummaryOnce upon a time in the far away kingdom of Dor lived a brave and virtuous mouse with comically oversized ears who dreamt of becoming a knight. Banished from his home for having such lofty ambitions, Despereaux sets off on an amazing adventure with his good-hearted rat friend Roscuro. The two go on a very noble quest to rescue an endangered princess and save an entire kingdom from darkness.
-- Juvenile films.
Ear -- Abnormalities -- Juvenile films.
Friendship -- Juvenile films.
Knights and knighthood -- Juvenile films.
Princesses -- Juvenile films.
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Universal City, Calif. :Universal Studios Home Entertainment,2009
|Other Titles|| Tale of Despereaux.
Broderick, Matthew, 1962-
Hoffman, Dustin, 1937-
Jenkins, Richard, 1947-
Macy, William H., 1950-
Watson, Emma, 1990-
Weaver, Sigourney, 1949-
DiCamillo, Kate. Tale of Despereaux.
Framestore Animation (Firm)
Larger Than Life (Firm)
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Voices: Matthew Broderick, Robbie Coltrane, Dustin Hoffman, Richard Jenins, Kevin Kline, Frank Langella, William H. Macy, Tracy Ullman, Emma Watson, Sigourney Weaver.
Editor, Mark Solomon ; music, William Ross.
MPAA rating: G.
In English, French & Spanish, with French & Spanish subtitles; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Title from container.
Based on the book by Kate DiCamillo.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Special features: Follow that monkey!; Despereaux's quest game; Build-a-Boldo game; The making of The tale of Despereaux; DVD-ROM activities and more.
DVD; NTSC; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer.
1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.