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Tale of Despereaux, The

[cert U, 93 mins]

An animated 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.

A close up of an animated mouse wearing a pink pilots hat

Director: Sam Fell, Robert Stevenhagen

Starring: Matthew Broderick, Dustin Hoffman, Emma Watson, Kevin Kline

Level: KS1, KS2

Subjects: Literacy

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