Stories are wild creatures.
A boy attempts to deal with his mother's illness and the bullying of his classmates by escaping to a fantastical world.
|Title||:||A Monster Calls|
|Release Date||:||October 7, 2016|
|Production Co.||:||River Road Entertainment, Participant Media, Apaches Entertainment, La Trini|
|Production Countries||:||Spain, United States of America|
|Director||:||Juan Antonio Bayona|
|Writers||:||Patrick Ness, Siobhan Dowd, Patrick Ness|
|Casts||:||Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell, Lewis MacDougall, Liam Neeson, Geraldine Chaplin, Jennifer Lim, James Melville, Lily-Rose Aslandogdu, Dominic Boyle, Max Gabbay, Oliver Steer, Ben Moor, Frida Palsson|
|Plot Keywords||:||based on novel, monster, dream, grandmother grandson relationship, artist, nightmare, tree, boy, truth, terminal illness, bullying, bully, disease, death of mother, grandmother, imagination, child, animated sequences|