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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

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

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
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Screenwriter
Voice actor
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
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: PG-13; for thematic content and some scary images
Language note
  • English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
  • English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; described video
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.M667 2017
PerformerNote
Lewis MacDougall, Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell, Ben Moor, James Melville, Jennifer Lim, and Liam Neeson as The Monster
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 2002-
  • 1971-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • MacDougall, Lewis
  • Ness, Patrick
  • Bayona, J. A.
  • Weaver, Sigourney
  • Jones, Felicity
  • Kebbell, Toby
  • Neeson, Liam
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • 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
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the children's novel by Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd
  • Widescreen
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.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192395963
  • 025192364693
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • MCA395963002
  • 62180096
  • 602775
  • 2058905
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o972351099
  • (OCoLC)972351099
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen presentation; Described video; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; Dolby digital 2.0 stereo
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
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the children's novel by Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd
  • Widescreen
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.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192395963
  • 025192364693
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • MCA395963002
  • 62180096
  • 602775
  • 2058905
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o972351099
  • (OCoLC)972351099
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen presentation; Described video; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; Dolby digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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