Details: This poster shows Dexpereaux Tilling holding up a sword. Behind him are other characters from the movie, as well as pages from old books. At the top it says The Tale of Despereaux .
The Tale of Despereaux is an upcoming computer-animated film directed by Sam Fell and Rob Stevenhagen. The film is based on the 2003 fantasy book of the same name by Kate DiCamillo. The film is narrated by Sigourney Weaver and stars Matthew Broderick and Emma Watson. The film is slated for a December 19, 2008 release by Universal Studios. Voice actors include: Matthew Broderick as Despereaux Tilling, Emma Watson as Princess Pea, Dustin Hoffman as Roscuro (Chiaroscuro), Tracey Ullman as Miggery Mig Sow, Sigourney Weaver as The Narrator, William H. Macy as Lester, Kevin Kline as Andre, Stanley Tucci as Boldo, and Robbie Coltrane as Gregory.