- Directed by:
- J.A. Bayona
- Toby Kebbell; Liam Neeson; Felicity Jones; Sigourney Weaver; Geraldine Chaplin; Lewis MacDougall
- Release Date:
- Advance shows from:
- Spain , United States
- Drama; Fantasy;
BBFC Consumer Advice:Moderate threat, scenes of emotional distress.
A visually spectacular drama from acclaimed director Juan Antonio Bayona (“The Impossible”), based on the award-winning fantasy novel. 12-year-old Conor (Lewis MacDougall) attempts to deal with his mother’s (Felicity Jones) illness and the bullying of his classmates by escaping into a fantastical world of monsters and fairy tales that explore courage, loss, and faith. Also featuring Liam Neeson who will star in performance-capture and voiceover as the nocturnally visiting monster of the title, and Sigourney Weaver as the maternal grandmother.