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A monster calls

Author: J A BayonaBelén AtienzaPatrick NessÓscar FauraFernando VelázquezAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Focus Features, Universal City, CA : distributed by Universal Pictures Home Entertainment [2017] ©2017.
Series: Focus Features clearly original.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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Genre/Form: Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Fantasy films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J A Bayona; Belén Atienza; Patrick Ness; Óscar Faura; Fernando Velázquez; Bernat Vilaplana; Jaume Martí; Lewis MacDougall; Sigourney Weaver; Felicity Jones; Toby Kebbell; Liam Neeson; Ben Moor; James Melville; Jennifer Lim; Siobhan Dowd; Focus Features,; Participant Media,; River Road Entertainment (Firm),; Apaches Entertainment (Firm),; Telecinco Cinema,; La Trini (Firm),; Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm),
Language Note: English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing; English SDH described video.
OCLC Number: 972351099
Notes: 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.
Credits: Director of photography, Óscar Faura ; production designer, Eugenio Caballero ; editors, Bernat Vilaplana, Jaume Martí ; music, Fernando Velázquez ; costume designer, Steven Noble.
Cast: Lewis MacDougall, Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell, and Liam Neeson as The Monster ; Ben Moor, James Melville, Jennifer Lim.
Target Audience: Rating: PG-13; for thematic content and some scary images.
Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen 2.40:1; Described video; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo; dual layer.
Series Title: Focus Features clearly original.
Other Titles: Monster calls (Motion picture)
Monster calls (Motion picture).
Monster calls (Motion picture).
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.

Abstract:

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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