Kids Saturday Nickelodeon: The Tale of Despereaux
USA, 2008, 94 Minute Running Time
Genre/Subjects: Animals, Animated, Family Friendly
Screens Saturday, August 20th at 11am - FREE for parents & kids!
Digital presentation - This star-studded adaptation of Kate DiCamillo's Newberry Medal-winning book tells the tale of an unusually gifted mouse named Despereaux (voiced by Matthew Broderick) who falls in love with a human princess (Emma Watson). Despereaux's different from other mice in that he reads books and has disproportionally large ears for his body. But with help from a rat named Roscuro (Dustin Hoffman), he sets out to win the girl of his dreams.
DIRECTOR: Sam Fell, Robert Stevenhagen
Principal Cast: Matthew Broderick, Dustin Hoffman, Emma Watson, Tracey Ullman, Kevin Kline, William H. Macy, Stanley Tucci, Ciarán Hinds, Robbie Coltrane, Tony Hale, Frances Conroy, Frank Langella, Sigourney Weaver, Christopher Lloyd
US Distributor: Universal Pictures