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The Resource Monster's ball, Lions Gate Films presents a Lee Daniels Entertainment production ; produced by Lee Daniels ; written by Milo Addica & Will Rokos ; directed by Marc Forster, (videorecording)

Monster's ball, Lions Gate Films presents a Lee Daniels Entertainment production ; produced by Lee Daniels ; written by Milo Addica & Will Rokos ; directed by Marc Forster, (videorecording)

Label
Monster's ball
Title
Monster's ball
Statement of responsibility
Lions Gate Films presents a Lee Daniels Entertainment production ; produced by Lee Daniels ; written by Milo Addica & Will Rokos ; directed by Marc Forster
Title variation
Baile de los monstruos
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Hank and Leticia inhabit stark, queasy realities of the contemporary South, he as a death row corrections officer and she as the soon-to-be widow of an inmate whose execution Hank helps conduct. In the aftermath of the execution, both lose their children to tragic deaths and they form an unlikely bond
Awards note
Academy Award, 2002: Best Actress in a Leading Role (Halle Berry)
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Roberto Schaefer ; editor, Matt Chessé ; music composer, Asche and Spencer ; costume designer, Frank Fleming ; production designer, Monroe Kelly
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English dialogue, English and Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.M66 2002
PerformerNote
Billy Bob Thornton, Heath Ledger, Halle Berry, Sean Combs, Mos Def, Will Rokos, Milo Addica, Coronji Calhoun, Peter Boyle
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 1969-
  • 1979-2008
  • 1969-
  • 1935-2006
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Daniels, Lee
  • Addica, Milo
  • Rokos, Will
  • Forster, Marc
  • Thornton, Billy Bob
  • Ledger, Heath
  • Berry, Halle
  • Diddy
  • Mos Def
  • Calhoun, Coronji
  • Boyle, Peter
  • Schaefer, Roberto
  • Chesse, Matt
  • Fleming, Frank
  • Kelly, Monroe
  • Asche & Spencer (Musical group)
  • Lions Gate Films
  • Lee Daniels Entertainment (Firm)
  • Studio S Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Trimark Home Video (Firm)
  • Lions Gate Home Entertainment
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Racism
  • Southern States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Monster's ball, Lions Gate Films presents a Lee Daniels Entertainment production ; produced by Lee Daniels ; written by Milo Addica & Will Rokos ; directed by Marc Forster, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Special features: behind-the-scenes footage -- audio commentaries by Mark Forster and Roberto Schaefer, Halle Berry and Billy Bob Thornton -- deleted scenes and outtakes -- IFC's Anatomy of a scene
Control code
ocm49231789
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9781589711877
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
658149798229
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • VM 7982D
  • ST7982D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital, widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Monster's ball, Lions Gate Films presents a Lee Daniels Entertainment production ; produced by Lee Daniels ; written by Milo Addica & Will Rokos ; directed by Marc Forster, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Special features: behind-the-scenes footage -- audio commentaries by Mark Forster and Roberto Schaefer, Halle Berry and Billy Bob Thornton -- deleted scenes and outtakes -- IFC's Anatomy of a scene
Control code
ocm49231789
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9781589711877
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
658149798229
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • VM 7982D
  • ST7982D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital, widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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