Monster's Ball
Country of Origin:  United States
Production year: 2001
Director: Marc Forster
Rating: 18A(Film, Television)
UPC [Locale]: 057373-202425
Running time: 1:53 (113 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim
Format: Color, 2.35:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: November 04, 2008
Collection type: Owned (#1154)
Status: Available
Purchase date: May 14, 2014
Purchase price: Hidden
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Overview
MONSTER'S BALL is a hard-hitting Southern drama tempered by a story of powerful, life-changing love. It is the story of Hank (Academy Award® winner Billy Bob Thornton*), an embittered prison guard working on Death Row, who begins an unlikely but emotionally charged affair with Leticia (Academy Award® winner Halle Berry**), the wife of a man under his watch on The Row.

*1996, Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published, Sling Blade.
**2001, Best Actress in a Leading Role, Monster's Ball.
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Misc.
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Genres
Drama
Romance
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Lions Gate Films
 • Lee Daniels Entertainment
Media Companies:
 • Lions Gate Films
 • Maple Pictures
Audio format
English  DTS HD Master Audio 5.1
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
Spanish
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Deleted Scenes
 • Interviews
Crew
Direction
Marc Forster....Director
Writing
Milo Addica....Writer
Will Rokos....Writer
Production
Michael Paseornek....Executive Producer
Michael Burns....Executive Producer
Mark Urman....Executive Producer
Lee Daniels....Producer
Cinematography
Roberto Schaefer....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Matt Chessť....Film Editor
Music
Asche and Spencer....Composer
"I'm Your Man"
The Jayhawks....Song Writer
Sound
Jeff Pullman....Production Sound Mixer
Post Production Sound Provided by Soundelux Editorial & Todd Studios
Glenn T. Morgan....Sound Designer
Glenn T. Morgan....Supervising Sound Editor
Rick Ashe....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Joe Earle....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Drew Webster....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Michael Kamper....Sound Designer
Lisle Engle....Sound Editor
Art
Frank Fleming....Costume Designer
Monroe Kelly....Production Designer
Donna Chance....Costume Designer
Allison Gordin....Make-up Artist
Lynne Eagan....Make-up Artist
Mary Burton....Make-up Artist
Leonard Spears....Art Director
David Nami....Visual Effects
Cast
Billy Bob Thornton....Hank Grotowski
Taylor Simpson....Lucille
Gabrielle Witcher....Betty
Heath Ledger....Sonny Grotowski
Amber Rules....Vera
Peter Boyle....Buck Grotowski
Charles Cowan, Jr.....Willie Cooper
Taylor LaGrange....Darryl Cooper
Mos Def....Ryrus Cooper
Anthony Bean....Dappa Smith
Francine Segal....Georgia Ann Paynes
John McConnell....Harvey Shoonmaker
Marcus Lyle Brown....Phil Huggins
Milo Addica....Tommy Roulaine
Leah Loftin....Booter
Halle Berry....Leticia Musgrove
Coronji Calhoun....Tyrell Musgrove
Sean Combs....Lawrence Musgrove
Larry Lee....CO #1
Troy Poret....CO #2
Paul Smith....CO #3
Marshall Cain....Correction Officer
Will Rokos....Warden Velesco
Anthony Michael Frederick....Billy
John Wilmot....Minister
Dennis Clements....Clements
Stephanie Claire....Nurse
James Haven....Hospital Guard
Ritchie Montgomery....Detective
Clara Infinity Daniels....Maggie Cooper
Carol Sutton....Ms. Guillermo
Bernard Johnson....Deputy Jones