New Featurettes for A Monster Calls
Focus Features is presenting a visually spectacular and emotional drama about 12-year-old Conor who is dealing with more than other boys his age. Today we have some new featurettes highlighting behind the scenes information and information about the story.
Synopsis: Conor’s mother is ill and he has little in common with his imperious grandmother. His father has resettled thousands of miles away but Conor finds a most unlikly aly when the monster appears at his bedroom window one night. Ancient, wild, and relentless, the Monster guides Conor on a journey of courage, faith, and truth that powerfully fuses imagination and reality.
Directed by J.A. Bayona (“The Impossible,” “The Orphanage”)
Written by Patrick Ness, based on his novel A Monster Calls
Starring Sigourney Weaver (Grandmother), Felicity Jones (Mother) , Toby Kebbell (Father), Lewis MacDougall (Conor), and Liam Neeson (Monster)