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A Monster Calls [Blu-ray].

Contributor(s): Macdougall, Lewis | Weaver, Sigourney | Jones, Felicity | Kebbell, Toby | Moor, Ben | Melville, James | Lim, Jennifer.
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: [United States] : Universal, 2017Edition: Widescreen ed.Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.Subject(s): Drama | FantasyGenre/Form: Drama.Online resources: View cover art
Production Credits: Director, Juan Antonio Bayona.
Cast: Lewis Macdougall, Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell, Ben Moor, James Melville, Jennifer Lim.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.Review: "Evocative, mysterious and shot through with bruising humor and heartbreak, A Monster Calls-with a deeply-felt performance from Felicity Jones- gets you where you live. There's real magic in it."--Rolling StoneReview: "A sensitive and beautifully made lesson in the limits and power of storytelling."--Hollywood ReporterReview: "If you're not crying by the third act of A Monster Calls, you may want to have your humanity checked."--Associated Press
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Blu-ray Blu-ray Bailey Cove Branch
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Adult materials DVD MON (Browse shelf) Available 31562016283477
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Adult materials DVD MON (Browse shelf) Available 31562016282891
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Director, Juan Antonio Bayona.

Lewis Macdougall, Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell, Ben Moor, James Melville, Jennifer Lim.

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.

"Evocative, mysterious and shot through with bruising humor and heartbreak, A Monster Calls-with a deeply-felt performance from Felicity Jones- gets you where you live. There's real magic in it."--Rolling Stone

"A sensitive and beautifully made lesson in the limits and power of storytelling."--Hollywood Reporter

"If you're not crying by the third act of A Monster Calls, you may want to have your humanity checked."--Associated Press

MPAA rating: PG-13.

Blu-ray.

English audio.

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