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The Resource 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, (videorecording)

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, (videorecording)

Label
A monster calls
Title
A monster calls
Statement of responsibility
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
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Actor
Cinematographer
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Film distributor
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Screenwriter
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Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
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
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Monster calls (Motion picture)
  • Monster calls (Motion picture)
  • Monster calls (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Director of photography, Óscar Faura ; production designer, Eugenio Caballero ; editors, Bernat Vilaplana, Jaume Martí ; music, Fernando Velázquez ; costume designer, Steven Noble
Intended audience
Rating: PG-13; for thematic content and some scary images
Language note
English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing; English SDH described video
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.M667 2017
PerformerNote
Lewis MacDougall, Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell, and Liam Neeson as The Monster ; Ben Moor, James Melville, Jennifer Lim
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1971-
  • 1976-
  • 1975-
  • 1972-
  • 1967-
  • 2002-
  • 1949-
  • 1969-
  • 1980-
  • 1971-
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  • Bayona, J. A.
  • Atienza, Belén
  • Ness, Patrick
  • Faura, Óscar
  • Velázquez, Fernando
  • Vilaplana, Bernat
  • Martí, Jaume
  • Caballero, Eugenio
  • Noble, Steven
  • MacDougall, Lewis
  • Weaver, Sigourney
  • Jones, Felicity
  • Kebbell, Toby
  • Neeson, Liam
  • Moor, Ben
  • Melville, James
  • Lim, Jennifer
  • Dowd, Siobhan
  • Ness, Patrick
  • Focus Features
  • Participant Media
  • River Road Entertainment (Firm)
  • Apaches Entertainment (Firm)
  • Telecinco Cinema
  • La Trini (Firm)
  • Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
109
Series statement
Focus Features clearly original
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  • Monsters
  • Mothers and sons
  • Schools
  • Single-parent families
  • England
  • Single-parent families
  • Schools
  • Monsters
  • Mothers and sons
  • Single-parent families
  • England
  • Monsters
  • Mothers and sons
  • Schools
  • Single-parent families
  • England
Technique
live action
Label
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, (videorecording)
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Copyright
Note
  • Title from title frame
  • Based upon the children's novel by Patrick Ness from an original idea from Siobhan Dowd
  • Orignally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn972351099
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192395963
  • 025192364693
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • 2066578
  • 62180096
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o972351099
  • (OCoLC)972351099
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen 2.40:1; Described video; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
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, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from title frame
  • Based upon the children's novel by Patrick Ness from an original idea from Siobhan Dowd
  • Orignally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn972351099
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192395963
  • 025192364693
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • 2066578
  • 62180096
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o972351099
  • (OCoLC)972351099
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen 2.40:1; Described video; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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