The Resource A monster calls, written by Patrick Ness, based upon his novel ; directed by Juan Antonio Bayona

A monster calls, written by Patrick Ness, based upon his novel ; directed by Juan Antonio Bayona

Label
A monster calls
Title
A monster calls
Statement of responsibility
written by Patrick Ness, based upon his novel ; directed by Juan Antonio Bayona
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Twelve-year-old Conor, dealing with his mother's terminal 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, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing; 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
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1971-
  • 1971-
  • 2002-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ness, Patrick
  • Ness, Patrick
  • Bayona, J. A.
  • MacDougall, Lewis
  • Weaver, Sigourney
  • Jones, Felicity
  • Kebbell, Toby
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monsters
  • Mothers and sons
  • Schools
  • Single-parent families
  • Monsters
  • Mothers and sons
  • Schools
  • Single-parent families
  • England
  • England
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
A monster calls, written by Patrick Ness, based upon his novel ; directed by Juan Antonio Bayona
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the children's novel by Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd
  • Bonus features: deleted scenes; The making of A monster calls; making of the Tales; and more
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
972351099
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
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
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
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, written by Patrick Ness, based upon his novel ; directed by Juan Antonio Bayona
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the children's novel by Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd
  • Bonus features: deleted scenes; The making of A monster calls; making of the Tales; and more
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
972351099
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
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
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
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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