The Tale of Despereaux

Released Date
December 19, 2008
Distributor
Universal Pictures
Genre
Animation
Rating
G
Budget
$60,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$50,877,145 + $36,080,135 = $86,957,280
32

Emma Watson

as Princess Pea

72

Robbie Coltrane

as Gregory

60

Matthew Broderick

as Despereaux Tilling

83

Christopher Lloyd

as Hovis

72

William H. Macy

as Lester Tilling

85

Dustin Hoffman

as Roscuro

61

Stanley Tucci

as Boldo

72

Sigourney Weaver

as The Narrator

51

Tony Hale

as Furlough Tilling

74

Kevin Kline

as Chef Andre

69

Frances Conroy

as Antoinette Tilling

62

Tracey Ullman

as Miggery

67

Charles Shaughnessy

as Pietro

63

Bronson Pinchot

as The Town Crier

75

Richard Jenkins

as The Principal at Despereaux's school

84

Frank Langella

as The Mayor of the mouse world

69

Ciaran Hinds

as Botticelli

About The Tale of Despereaux

An unusually brave mouse helps to restore happiness to a forlorn kingdom after making friends with a gentleman rat.

About

A brave mouse hopes to restore happiness of a kingdom after befriending a gentleman rat. The movie was based on Kate DiCamillo's fantasy book of the same name.

Trivia

It was the second theatrically released computer-animated film to be distributed by Universal Studios.