The Tale of Despereaux

The Tale of Despereaux

An outcast mouse (Matthew Broderick) must rescue a kidnapped princess.

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The Tale of Despereaux


Children, Adventure, Fantasy, Animated94 Mins2008G

Once a thriving place of sunshine and delicious soup, the faraway kingdom of Dor has fallen into sadness. An accident leaves the king brokenhearted; the sunshine fades, and the soup disappears Into this world is born Despereaux (Matthew Broderick), a book-loving mouse and friend to Princess Pea (Emma Watson). When Pea is kidnapped, Despereaux must find a knight's brave heart within his tiny body and rescue his friend.


  • Amusing
  • Suspenseful
  • Endearing