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A monster calls

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A monster calls

Universal City, CA : Focus Features, [2017]

1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

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Twelve-year-old Conor, dealing with his mother's illness, a less-than-sympathetic grandmother, and bullying classmates, finds a most unlikely ally when a monster appears at his bedroom window. Ancient, wild, and relentless, the monster guides Conor on a journey of courage, faith, and truth.

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Dewey Class No:

791.43/72 23

ME:UniformTitle:

Monster calls (Motion picture)

Title:

A monster calls / Focus Features presents ; in association with Participant Media, River Road Entertainment ; an Apaches Entertainment, Telecinco Cinema, A Monster Calls AIE, La Trini production ; screenplay by Patrick Ness ; directed by J.A. Bayona ; produced by Belén Atienza.

Physical:

1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

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Series:

Focus Features clearly original

Notes:

Title from title frame

Notes:

Based upon the children's novel by Patrick Ness from an original idea from Siobhan Dowd

Notes:

Orignally released as a motion picture in 2016.

Notes:

Special features: Deleted scenes, The making of "A monster calls", Making of the tales, English feature commentary with writer Patrick Ness, Spanish feature commentary with director J.A. Bayona.

ParticipantNote:

Lewis MacDougall, Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell, and Liam Neeson as The Monster ; Ben Moor, James Melville, Jennifer Lim.

Summary:

Twelve-year-old Conor, dealing with his mother's illness, a less-than-sympathetic grandmother, and bullying classmates, finds a most unlikely ally when a monster appears at his bedroom window. Ancient, wild, and relentless, the monster guides Conor on a journey of courage, faith, and truth.

Target Audience:

Rating: PG-13; for thematic content and some scary images.

Subject:

Monsters--Drama

Subject:

Mothers and sons--Drama

Subject:

Schools--Drama

Subject:

Single-parent families--Drama.

Subject:

Schools

Subject:

Monsters

Subject:

Mothers and sons--Drama

Subject:

Monsters.--Drama

Subject:

Mothers and sons

Subject:

Single-parent families.

AE:PersName:

Bayona, J. A. (Juan Antonio), film director

AE:PersName:

Atienza, Belén, film producer

AE:PersName:

Ness, Patrick, 1971-, screenwriter

AE:PersName:

Faura, Óscar, director of photography

AE:PersName:

Velázquez, Fernando, 1976-, composer (expression)

AE:PersName:

Vilaplana, Bernat, editor of moving image work

AE:PersName:

Martí, Jaume, 1975-, editor of moving image work

AE:PersName:

MacDougall, Lewis, 2002-, actor

AE:PersName:

Weaver, Sigourney, 1949-, actor

AE:PersName:

Jones, Felicity, actor

AE:PersName:

Kebbell, Toby, actor

AE:PersName:

Neeson, Liam, voice actor

AE:PersName:

Moor, Ben, 1969-, actor

AE:PersName:

Melville, James, actor

AE:PersName:

Lim, Jennifer, 1980-, actor

AE:PersName:

Dowd, Siobhan, contributor

AE:PersName:

Motion picture adaptation of (work): Ness, Patrick, 1971-. Monster calls.

AE:CorpName:

Focus Features, presenter

AE:CorpName:

Participant Media, production company

AE:CorpName:

River Road Entertainment (Firm), production company

AE:CorpName:

Apaches Entertainment (Firm), production company

AE:CorpName:

Telecinco Cinema, production company

AE:CorpName:

La Trini (Firm), production company

AE:CorpName:

Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), film distributor.

AE:UnifTitle:

Container of (expression): Monster calls (Motion picture). French

AE:UnifTitle:

Container of (expression): Monster calls (Motion picture). Spanish.

SAE:UnifrmTitle:

Focus Features clearly original.

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