The Resource A monster calls, Focus Features presents ; in association with Participant Media, River Road Entertainment ; an Apaches Entertainment, Telecinco Cinema, A Monster Calls A.I.E., La Trini production ; screenplay by Patrick Ness ; directed by J.A. Bayona ; produced by Belén Atienza., ({videorecordingDVD})

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

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A monster calls
Title
A monster calls
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Focus Features presents ; in association with Participant Media, River Road Entertainment ; an Apaches Entertainment, Telecinco Cinema, A Monster Calls A.I.E., La Trini production ; screenplay by Patrick Ness ; directed by J.A. Bayona ; produced by Belén Atienza.
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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
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  • Monster calls (Motion picture)
  • Monster calls (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Director of photography, Óscar Faura ; editors, Bernat Vilaplana, Jaume Martíi ; music, Fernando Velázquez
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic content and some scary images
  • CHV rating: PG
Language note
English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled in English for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video
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Lewis MacDougall, Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell, Liam Neeson
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  • 1971-
  • 1949-
  • 1975-
  • 1976-
  • 1971-
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  • Ness, Patrick
  • Bayona, J. A.
  • Atienza, Belén
  • MacDougall, Lewis
  • Weaver, Sigourney
  • Jones, Felicity
  • Kebbell, Toby
  • Neeson, Liam
  • Faura, Óscar
  • Vilaplana, Bernat
  • Martí, Jaume
  • Velázquez, Fernando
  • Dowd, Siobhan
  • Ness, Patrick
  • Focus Features
  • Participant Media
  • River Road Entertainment (Firm)
  • Apaches Entertainment (Firm)
  • Telecinco Cinema
  • Monster Calls, A.I.E. (Firm)
  • La Trini (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
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Focus Features clearly original
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  • Monsters
  • Mothers and sons
  • Grandmothers
  • Schools
  • Single-parent families
  • England
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A monster calls, Focus Features presents ; in association with Participant Media, River Road Entertainment ; an Apaches Entertainment, Telecinco Cinema, A Monster Calls A.I.E., La Trini production ; screenplay by Patrick Ness ; directed by J.A. Bayona ; produced by Belén Atienza., ({videorecordingDVD})
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  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Based on the children's novel by Patrick Ness; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd
  • Widescreen (2.40:1)
  • Bonus features: English feature commentary with writer Patrick Ness; Spanish feature commentary with director J.A. Bayona; deleted scenes; The making of A monster calls; Making of the tales
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videodisc
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vd
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rdacarrier
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two-dimensional moving image
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DVD videodisc (109 min. : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.)
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video
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rdamedia
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v
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DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; dual layer; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (English, French, and Spanish), DVS Dolby Digital 2.0 (English)
Label
A monster calls, Focus Features presents ; in association with Participant Media, River Road Entertainment ; an Apaches Entertainment, Telecinco Cinema, A Monster Calls A.I.E., La Trini production ; screenplay by Patrick Ness ; directed by J.A. Bayona ; produced by Belén Atienza., ({videorecordingDVD})
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Based on the children's novel by Patrick Ness; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd
  • Widescreen (2.40:1)
  • Bonus features: English feature commentary with writer Patrick Ness; Spanish feature commentary with director J.A. Bayona; deleted scenes; The making of A monster calls; Making of the tales
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
DVD videodisc (109 min. : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; dual layer; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (English, French, and Spanish), DVS Dolby Digital 2.0 (English)

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