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The Tale of Despereaux [DVD]

Once 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.

Format

DVD

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Publish Date

2009

ISBN

2519322942


Format: DVD
Summary: Once 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.
Title: The tale of Despereaux [DVD] / Framestore Animation in association with Larger Than Life Productions ; Relativity Media ; Universal Animation Studios ; Universal Pictures ; produced by Gary Ross, Allison Thomas ; screen story by Will McRobb, Chris Viscardi ; written by Gary Ross ; directed by Sam Fell, Robert Stevenhagen.
Publisher Date: Universal City, Calif. : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2009]
Subject: Mice -- Drama. Ear -- Abnormalities -- Drama. Friendship -- Drama Knights and knighthood -- Drama Princesses -- Drama
Isbn: 2519322942
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 6
System Items Total: 15
Call Number: 791.43 Tal
Oclc: 300092883
Upc: 025193229427
Bib Id: 311562

Format: DVD
Summary: Once 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.
Title: The tale of Despereaux [DVD] / Framestore Animation in association with Larger Than Life Productions ; Relativity Media ; Universal Animation Studios ; Universal Pictures ; produced by Gary Ross, Allison Thomas ; screen story by Will McRobb, Chris Viscardi ; written by Gary Ross ; directed by Sam Fell, Robert Stevenhagen.
Publisher, Date: Universal City, Calif. : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2009]
Description: 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: G.
Subjects: Mice -- Drama.
Subjects: Ear -- Abnormalities -- Drama.
Subjects: Friendship -- Drama
Subjects: Knights and knighthood -- Drama
Subjects: Princesses -- Drama
Genre: Action and adventure films
Genre: Fantasy films
Genre: Comedy films
Genre: Animated films
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Genre: Feature films
Other Author: Ross, Gary, 1956-
Other Author: Thomas, Allison
Other Author: McRobb, Will
Other Author: Viscardi, Chris
Other Author: Fell, Sam
Other Author: Stevenhagen, Robert
Other Author: Broderick, Matthew, 1962-
Other Author: Hoffman, Dustin, 1937-
Other Author: Watson, Emma, 1990-
Other Author: Ullman, Tracey
Other Author: Kline, Kevin
Other Author: Macy, William H., 1950-
Other Author: Tucci, Stanley
Other Author: Hinds, Ciarán, 1953-
Other Author: Coltrane, Robbie
Other Author: DiCamillo, Kate. Tale of Despereaux.
Other Author: Framestore Animation (Firm)
Other Author: Larger Than Life (Firm)
Other Author: Relativity Media
Other Author: Universal Animation Studios (Firm)
Other Author: Universal Pictures (Firm)
Other Author: Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Notes: Title from container.
Notes: Based on the book by Kate DiCamillo.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Notes: Special features: Sneak peek of Curious George 2: follow that monkey!; the tale of The tale of Despereaux: a (mostly) non-fictional making-of; top ten uses for oversized ears; interactive map of the Kingdom of Dor; Despereaux's quest game; Build-a-Boldo game; DVD-ROM: printable card creator, recipes, coloring pages, wallpapers, screensavers, printable activities.
Notes: Director of photography, Brad Blackbourn ; editor, Mark Solomon ; music, William Ross.
Notes: Voices: Matthew Broderick, Dustin Hoffman, Emma Watson, Tracey Ullman, Kevin Kline, William H. Macy, Stanley Tucci, Ciarán Hinds, Robbie Coltrane.
Notes: DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer.
Notes: English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
ISBN: 2519322942
Publisher Number: 61032294
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 6
Total Copies: 15
Call Number: 791.43 Tal
Medium: [DVD]