‘ monster calls’ review: bark bite | variety, Sorry, but a monster calls is badly edited: perhaps you didn’t see a goof in the editing abouth the 16mm king kong mixed with the colour king kong.. A monster calls review: wonderfully imaginative tearjerker, Adam chitwood reviews director j.a. bayona's tearjerker patrick ness adaptation a monster calls starring felicity jones and liam neeson. A monster calls | british board film classification, A monster calls (2016) type feature. approx. running minutes 106 . release dates 01/01/2017 . bbfcinsight moderate threat, scenes of emotional distress.