The Resource A monster calls, Focus Features ; screenplay by Patrick Ness, based upon his novel ; directed by Juan Antonio Bayona, (Blu-ray)

A monster calls, Focus Features ; screenplay by Patrick Ness, based upon his novel ; directed by Juan Antonio Bayona, (Blu-ray)

Label
A monster calls
Title
A monster calls
Statement of responsibility
Focus Features ; screenplay by Patrick Ness, based upon his novel ; directed by Juan Antonio Bayona
Contributor
Actor
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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
Cataloging source
JCH
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
  • 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 for the deaf and hard of hearing; described video
PerformerNote
Lewis MacDougall, Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell, Ben Moor, James Melville, Jennifer Lim
Runtime
109
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
A monster calls, Focus Features ; screenplay by Patrick Ness, based upon his novel ; directed by Juan Antonio Bayona, (Blu-ray)
Label
A monster calls, Focus Features ; screenplay by Patrick Ness, based upon his novel ; directed by Juan Antonio Bayona, (Blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 2016 and released in 2017
  • Based on the children's novel by Patrick Ness; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd
  • Widescreen (2.40:1)
  • Bonus features: Deleted scenes; The making of "A monster calls"; Making of the tales and more
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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
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Edition
Blu-ray disc.
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 49 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
11852636
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (SKY)sky286468509
  • 1274286
  • 1267632
System details
Blu-ray; Widescreen presentation (2.40:1), 1080p High Definition; Described video; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, DVS Dolby Digital 2.0, DTS digital surround 5.1; requires Blu-ray player; dual layer
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
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