Universal Pictures | Release Date: December 19, 2008
Summary: Once upon a time, in the faraway kingdom of Dor, there was magic in the air, raucous laughter aplenty and gallons of mouth-watering soup. But a terrible accident left the king broken-hearted, the princess filled with longing and the townsfolk despondent. All hope was lost in a land where sunlight disappeared and the world became dreary gray. Until Despereaux Tilling was born... (Universal)
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Runtime: 93 min
Rating: G
Production: Universal Pictures
Genres: Adventure, Fantasy, Comedy, Animation, Family
Countries: USA, UK
Language: English
Director Credit
Robert Stevenhagen Director
Sam Fell Director
Writer Credit
Chris Viscardi Writer
Gary Ross Writer
Kate DiCamillo Writer
Will McRobb Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Dustin Hoffman Roscuro
Emma Watson Princess Pea
Matthew Broderick Despereaux
Cast Credit
Charles Shaughnessy Pietro
Christopher Lloyd Hovis
CiarĂ¡n Hinds Botticelli
Frances Conroy Antoinette
Frank Langella Mayor
Kevin Kline Andre
Richard Jenkins Principal
Robbie Coltrane Gregory
Stanley Tucci Boldo
Tony Hale Furlough
Tracey Ullman Miggery Sow
William H. Macy Lester
Producer Credit
Allison Thomas Producer
Casey Crowe Associate Producer
Celia Boydell Associate Producer
David Lipman Executive Producer
Gary Ross Producer
Jamal McLemore Associate Producer
Peiyu H. Foley Associate Producer
Robin Bissell Executive Producer
Ryan Kavanaugh Executive Producer
Tracy Shaw Co-Producer
William Sargent Executive Producer