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A Monster Calls Will Break Your Heart And Leave You Breathless

'A Monster Calls' Will Break Your Heart And Leave You Breathless

A Monster Calls is a beautiful, heartbreaking and honest look at processing grief and loss through the eyes of a childTitle: A Monster Calls Director: J.A Bayona Summary: A boy seeks the help of a tree monster to cope with his single mum's terminal illness.There are movies like Collateral Beauty and anything based on a novel[...]


Creating A Monster&#8230 That Looks Sort Of Familiar

Creating A Monster… That Looks Sort Of Familiar

In this new featurette for the movie A Monster Calls, director J A Bayona and actor Liam Neeson talk about what it took to film The Monster There are forty-five minutes of visual effects according to Bayona and mixing the digital world with the real one is quite a challenge.I know the film is based[...]

The Story Behind A Monster Calls

The Story Behind A Monster Calls

The upcoming film, A Monster Calls, has a very interesting backstory that is shared in the video below It's based on an idea for a book by Siobhan Dowd who passed before she could write it Then it was picked up by Patrick Ness who wrote the novel and then the screenplay for the film.The[...]

Juan Antonio Bayona To Direct Adaptation Of Patrick Ness A Monster Calls

Juan Antonio Bayona To Direct Adaptation Of Patrick Ness' A Monster Calls

Focus Features seems to think Patrick Ness' dark fairy tale fable A Monster Calls could make a hell of a movie, and having read the book, I really can't agree hard enough It's good news, then, that Deadline reports the studio has made a huge deal to release the film, and has set Juan Antonio[...]