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Monster (2018)

Based on the best-selling book of the same name, MONSTER tells the harrowing tale of Richard, Mary and Andrew - a family of three. On the outside, Mary and Richard appear normal and their ... See full summary »

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Matt Shaw

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Matt Shaw, Shaun Hutson (consultant) | 2 more credits »
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Credited cast:
Justin Hayward ... Garrett Johnson
Tracy Shaw Tracy Shaw ... Mary
Danielle Harold ... Sarah
Erik Lara ... Missing Person
Jon Vangdal Aamaas ... Birthday Party Guest
Laura Ellen Wilson ... Emily
Rod Glenn ... Richard
Tony Cook ... Jim
Nick Ford ... Theater Audience Member
Clair Buckley Clair Buckley ... Elizabeth
Jay Creepy ... Stoney
James Smart James Smart ... Missing Person
Michael Bray Michael Bray ... The Horror Author
Mark Cassell Mark Cassell ... Jake
Maryanne Vandermark ... Missing Person (as Maryanne Wisniewski)
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Based on the best-selling book of the same name, MONSTER tells the harrowing tale of Richard, Mary and Andrew - a family of three. On the outside, Mary and Richard appear normal and their son, a deformed hulk of a 7 foot monster rarely seen. Look closer though and see the true monsters as controlling Richard bullies his family into living the life he wants. Written by Matt Shaw

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You're hereby invited to a birthday party you won't survive.

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Won the "Best Feature Film" award at Dead All Day Film Festival, as voted by the members of the audience. See more »

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Raw and gritty
25 November 2018 | by keefnormanSee all my reviews

I've loved this story from the book by Shaw and Bray. I was super excited by the amazing cast they had lined up for this and wasn't disappointed. I kind of wanted more from the monster In regards to his visual appearance but maybe costume costs made them settle for the look we got. Don't get me wrong,he still looks big and freaky and plays the part well. The main and most impressive performances are from Tracy shaw and rod Glenn. Glenn had a lot to live up to being the nasty character of Richard which he does flawlessly. Tracy is immaculate as his long suffering wife but I felt some more of the violence and evil between them from the book could have been put into the film too to really emphasise just how much of a monster Richard really is. All in all I loved it and look forward to more films by #themattshaw.


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