The Tale of Despereaux full movie is released on Dec 19, 2008. Watch The Tale of Despereaux online - the English Animation movie from United Kingdom , which has achieved a worldwide gross of $86,957,280. The Tale of Despereaux is directed by Sam Fell,Robert Stevenhagen and created by Kate DiCamillo with Matthew Broderick and Dustin Hoffman. The Tale of Despereaux is available online on Peacock Premium and Apple iTunes.

The tale of three unlikely heroes - a misfit mouse who prefers reading books to eating them, an unhappy rat who schemes to leave the darkness of the dungeon, and a bumbling servant girl with cauliflower ears - whose fates are intertwined with that of the castle's princess.

As know as:

A Lenda de Despereaux, Cincin lovag, La Légende de Despereaux, Despereaux De Dappere Muis, Sagan om Despereaux

Release Date:

Dec 19, 2008

Release Date (Streaming):

Jun 01, 2010


United Kingdom, United States



Stream Service:

Universal Pictures

Production Companies:

Universal Pictures, Relativity Media, Larger Than Life Productions

Official Site:

Official site (Spain)

Gross worldwide:



Small Hero. Big Heart., Small Mouse. Big Dreams.


Nell Minow
Movie Mom
by rottentomatoes, Feb 18, 2012
Jake Wilson
The Age (Australia)
Scratch a CGI fairytale and you'll find an allegory about class, particularly if rodents are involved.
by rottentomatoes, Jan 09, 2009
Ben Lyons
At the Movies
It just tries to take a little bit from some of the things we've seen over the past few years that have worked to make this work and it's just desperate and it doesn't work.
by rottentomatoes, Dec 22, 2008

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