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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 A.I.E., La Trini production ; screenplay by Patrick Ness ; directed by J.A. Bayona ; produced by Belén Atienza

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

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 A.I.E., La Trini production ; screenplay by Patrick Ness ; directed by J.A. Bayona ; produced by Belén Atienza
Contributor
Actor
Contributor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • 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
JST
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Monster calls (Motion picture)
  • 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
PerformerNote
Lewis MacDougall, Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell, Liam Neeson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1971-
  • 1949-
  • 1975-
  • 1976-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • 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)
Runtime
109
Series statement
Focus Features clearly original
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monsters
  • Mothers and sons
  • Grandmothers
  • Schools
  • Single-parent families
  • England
Target audience
adult
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 A.I.E., La Trini production ; screenplay by Patrick Ness ; directed by J.A. Bayona ; produced by Belén Atienza
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally issued as part of a Blu-ray + DVD combo pack
  • 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray.
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192396007
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2058904
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)979416649
  • 1583321
  • (OCoLC)ocn979416649
  • 1583321
System details
Blu-ray Disc; widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; 1080p High Definition; BD-50; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (English), DTS Digital surround 5.1 (French and Spanish), and DVS Dolby Digital Plus 2.0 (English); requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
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
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally issued as part of a Blu-ray + DVD combo pack
  • 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray.
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192396007
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2058904
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)979416649
  • 1583321
  • (OCoLC)ocn979416649
  • 1583321
System details
Blu-ray Disc; widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; 1080p High Definition; BD-50; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (English), DTS Digital surround 5.1 (French and Spanish), and DVS Dolby Digital Plus 2.0 (English); requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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