March 16, 2012

Netflix Instant: The Tale of Despereaux

The Tale of Despereaux, a family-friendly animated film based on Kate DiCamillo's Newberry Medal-winning book, is now available for Instant Streaming on Netflix.

About the movie (from Netflix):
This animated adaptation tells the tale of an unusually gifted mouse named Despereaux (voiced by Matthew Broderick) who falls in love with a human princess (Emma Watson). Despereaux's different from other mice in that he reads books and has disproportionally large ears for his body. But with help from a rat named Roscuro (Dustin Hoffman), he sets out to win the girl of his dreams.

Cast: Matthew Broderick, Sigourney Weaver, Emma Watson, Dustin Hoffman, Christopher Lloyd, Stanley Tucci

Year: 2008
MPAA Rating: PG

Here's a direct link to The Tale of Despereaux: http://movies.netflix.com/Movie/The-Tale-of-Despereaux/70075482

Tales of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo on Goodreads

3 comments:

  1. What an awesome cast! I'd love to watch this with my nephew. And man I've been wanting to try Netflix out, but I keep waffling on whether to take the plunge or not.

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  2. Ah. Nothing but love for this one! :)

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