15 certificateMonster's Ball is a Film programme that first aired in 2001 and has been classified a 15 certificate.

Monster's Ball is a 3 star programme

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Monster's Ball (2001)

Directed by
Marc Forster

Billy Bob Thornton plays Hank Grotowski, a prison guard whose son, who works on the prison's death row, commits suicide. Grotowski spirals into depression until one night he helps Leticia Musgrove's (Halle Berry) injured son. When he too dies, the couple are united by their grief, but as their relationship develops, he learns he and his son were party to the execution of her husband. Berry won an Oscar for her stunning performance in Marc Forster's gripping drama.

Written by ,

Also known as "Le Bal du monstre"

Genre: Film

Running Time: 120 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 2001

Rating:
3/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Production Country: USA/Canada

Filmed in Colour

Cast

Image for Billy Bob ThorntonBilly Bob Thornton...Hank Grotowski
Image for Halle BerryHalle Berry...Leticia Musgrove
Taylor Simpson...Lucille
Gabrielle Witcher...Betty
Image for Heath LedgerHeath Ledger...Sonny Grotowski
Amber Rules...Vera
Peter Boyle...Buck Grotowski
Charles Cowan Jr....Willie Cooper
Taylor LaGrange...Darryl Cooper
Image for Mos DefMos Def...Ryrus Cooper
Anthony Bean...Dappa Smith
Francine Segal...Georgia Ann Paynes
John McConnell...Harvey Shoonmaker
Marcus Lyle Brown...Phil Huggins
Leah Loftin...Booter