Title: A Monster Calls Movie
Directors: J.A. Bayona
Writers: Patrick Ness (screenplay), Patrick Ness (based upon the novel written by)
Stars: Lewis MacDougall, Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones
A boy seeks the help of a monster in the form of a tree to be able to cope with the terminal illness that faces his single mother.Conor O’Malley (Lewis MacDougall) is a 13-year-old boy who, due to bullying at school, in addition to his mother’s serious illness, has developed a fantasy world around fairies, goblins and other Wonderful creatures, allowing you to escape from your routine and overcome your fears.
Through the window of his room, the protagonist can see a tree that has been standing for thousands of years. A few minutes after midnight, Conor wakes up and finds a monster in the window. But it’s not the monster he expected, the nightmare he’s had almost every night since his mother started the hard, endless treatment. No, this monster is something different, and wants the most dangerous of all: the truth.