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The Resource A monster calls, Focus Features ; Participant Media ; River Road Entertainment ; Apaches Entertainment ; Telecinco Cinema ; La Trini ; screenplay by Patrick Ness, based upon his novel ; directed by J. A. Bayona ; produced by Belen Atienza, (videorecording)

A monster calls, Focus Features ; Participant Media ; River Road Entertainment ; Apaches Entertainment ; Telecinco Cinema ; La Trini ; screenplay by Patrick Ness, based upon his novel ; directed by J. A. Bayona ; produced by Belen Atienza, (videorecording)

Label
A monster calls
Title
A monster calls
Statement of responsibility
Focus Features ; Participant Media ; River Road Entertainment ; Apaches Entertainment ; Telecinco Cinema ; La Trini ; screenplay by Patrick Ness, based upon his novel ; directed by J. A. Bayona ; produced by Belen Atienza
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Subject
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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Oscar Faura ; production designer, Eugenio Caballero ; editors, Bernat Vilaplana, Jaume Marti ; music, Fernando Velazquez
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic content and some scary images
Language note
In English, Spanish and French with English, Spanish and French subtitles ; closed-captioned (SDH: subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing) ; audio-described
PerformerNote
Lewis MacDougall, Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell, Ben Moor, James Melville, Jennifer Lim, Liam Neeson, Geraldine Chaplin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bayona, J. A.
  • MacDougall, Lewis
  • Weaver, Sigourney
  • Jones, Felicity
  • Kebbell, Toby
  • Neeson, Liam
  • Ness, Patrick
  • Focus Features
  • Participant Media
  • River Road Entertainment (Firm)
  • Apaches Entertainment (Firm)
  • Telecinco (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monsters
  • Mothers and sons
  • Schools
  • Single-parent families
  • England
  • England
Technique
live action
Label
A monster calls, Focus Features ; Participant Media ; River Road Entertainment ; Apaches Entertainment ; Telecinco Cinema ; La Trini ; screenplay by Patrick Ness, based upon his novel ; directed by J. A. Bayona ; produced by Belen Atienza, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the children's novel by Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd
  • Features: trailers; scene selection; deleted scenes; making-of featurettes; audio commentaries in English and Spanish
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn972351099
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Lccn
00662292
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192364693
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
62180096
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; widescreen presentation; region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; Dolby digital 2.0 stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A monster calls, Focus Features ; Participant Media ; River Road Entertainment ; Apaches Entertainment ; Telecinco Cinema ; La Trini ; screenplay by Patrick Ness, based upon his novel ; directed by J. A. Bayona ; produced by Belen Atienza, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the children's novel by Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd
  • Features: trailers; scene selection; deleted scenes; making-of featurettes; audio commentaries in English and Spanish
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn972351099
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Lccn
00662292
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192364693
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
62180096
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; widescreen presentation; region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; Dolby digital 2.0 stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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