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The Resource The tale of Despereaux, 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, (DVD videorecording)

The tale of Despereaux, 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, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The tale of Despereaux
Title
The tale of Despereaux
Statement of responsibility
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
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
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
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Tale of Despereaux (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Brad Blackbourn ; editor, Mark Solomon ; music, William Ross
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
Dialogue in English (Dolby Digital 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 5.1), or Spanish with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard -of-hearing (SDH)
PerformerNote
Voices: Matthew Broderick, Dustin Hoffman, Emma Watson, Tracey Ullman, Kevin Kline, William H. Macy, Stanley Tucci, CiarĂ¡n Hinds, Robbie Coltrane
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1956-
  • 1962-
  • 1937-
  • 1990-
  • 1950-
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  • Ross, Gary
  • Thomas, Allison
  • McRobb, Will
  • Viscardi, Chris
  • Fell, Sam
  • Stevenhagen, Robert
  • Broderick, Matthew
  • Hoffman, Dustin
  • Watson, Emma
  • Ullman, Tracey
  • Kline, Kevin
  • Macy, William H.
  • Tucci, Stanley
  • Hinds, Ciaran
  • Coltrane, Robbie
  • DiCamillo, Kate
  • Framestore Animation (Firm)
  • Larger Than Life (Firm)
  • Relativity Media
  • Universal Animation Studios (Firm)
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
94
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  • Mice
  • Ear
  • Friendship
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Princesses
  • Action and adventure films
  • Fantasy films
  • Comedy films
  • Animated films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
Technique
animation
Label
The tale of Despereaux, 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, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Kate DiCamillo
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 34 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025193229427
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
61032294
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn300092883
  • (OCoLC)300092883
System details
DVD; region 1; NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby digital 5.1 surround; dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The tale of Despereaux, 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, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Kate DiCamillo
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 34 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025193229427
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
61032294
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn300092883
  • (OCoLC)300092883
System details
DVD; region 1; NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby digital 5.1 surround; dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD

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