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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, (videorecording Blu-ray)

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, (videorecording Blu-ray)

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
Film director
Film producer
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)
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
Language note
English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled in English for the deaf and hard of hearing; English descriptive audio track for people with visual disabilities
PerformerNote
Lewis MacDougall, Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell, Liam Neeson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1971-
  • 2002-
  • 1949-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ness, Patrick
  • Bayona, J. A.
  • Atienza, Belén
  • MacDougall, Lewis
  • Weaver, Sigourney
  • Jones, Felicity
  • Kebbell, Toby
  • Neeson, Liam
  • Ness, Patrick
Runtime
109
Series statement
Focus Features clearly original
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monsters
  • Mothers and sons
  • Grandmothers
  • 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 A.I.E., La Trini production ; screenplay by Patrick Ness ; directed by J.A. Bayona ; produced by Belén Atienza, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally issued as part of a 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
  • Bonus features: 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 widescreen edition.
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
  • 602776
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)979416649
  • (OCoLC)ocn979416649
  • 542716
System details
Blu-ray; 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
Terms governing use
This Blu-ray disc is copy protected.
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, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Originally issued as part of a 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
  • Bonus features: 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 widescreen edition.
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
  • 602776
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)979416649
  • (OCoLC)ocn979416649
  • 542716
System details
Blu-ray; 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
Terms governing use
This Blu-ray disc is copy protected.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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