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
Member of
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
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
  • Chessé, 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
Series statement
Lions Gate signature series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Racism
  • Relaciones hombre-mujer
  • Racismo
  • 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
  • Special features: behind-the-scenes footage; audio commentary by director Marc Forster and director of photography Roberto Schaefer; audio commentary by Halle Berry and Billy Bob Thornton; never-before-seen deleted scenes and outtakes; theatrical trailer; IFC's anatomy of a scene
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Special features: 16x9 widescreen with aspect ratio 2.35:1 -- Over one hour of behind-the-scenes footage -- Two complete audio commentaries: Audio commentary by Mark Forster and Roberto Schaefer ; Autio commentary by Halle Berry and Billy Bob Thornton -- Never-before-seen deleted scenes and outtakes -- IFC's Anatomy of a scene -- Language: English 5.1 Dolby digital -- Subtitles: English
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version 16x9 ; 2.35:1.
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 control number
  • 757907
  • (OCoLC)49231789
  • (OCoLC)ocm49231789
  • (OCoLC)757907
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital, (16x9 ; 2.35:1)
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
  • Special features: behind-the-scenes footage; audio commentary by director Marc Forster and director of photography Roberto Schaefer; audio commentary by Halle Berry and Billy Bob Thornton; never-before-seen deleted scenes and outtakes; theatrical trailer; IFC's anatomy of a scene
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Special features: 16x9 widescreen with aspect ratio 2.35:1 -- Over one hour of behind-the-scenes footage -- Two complete audio commentaries: Audio commentary by Mark Forster and Roberto Schaefer ; Autio commentary by Halle Berry and Billy Bob Thornton -- Never-before-seen deleted scenes and outtakes -- IFC's Anatomy of a scene -- Language: English 5.1 Dolby digital -- Subtitles: English
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version 16x9 ; 2.35:1.
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 control number
  • 757907
  • (OCoLC)49231789
  • (OCoLC)ocm49231789
  • (OCoLC)757907
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital, (16x9 ; 2.35:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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