Mount Vernon, Washington

Read the Book, See the Movie: The Tale of Despereaux

Saturday, Jun 3, 2:30 pm
Running Time: 93 minutes
Rated G

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. 

Directors: Sam Fell & Robert Stevenhagen

Voice actors: Matthew Broderick, Emma Watson, and Dustin Hoffman 

"The cinematic equivalent of a cozy bedtime story, warmly told with loving care." David, Cornelius,

 Free courtesy of Mount Vernon Library's Read the Book, See the Movie program.