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Monster's Ball (movie)

5 Ratings: 2.6
A dramatic film directed by Marc Forster and starring Billy Bpb Thornton, Halle Berry, Heath Ledger, Sean Combs, and Peter Boyle.

Set in modern Mississippi, MONSTER'S BALL subtly examines the impact of personal loss and the transforming power of human connection. The movie begins in the state penitentiary's death row, where father-and-son prison guards Hank (Billy Bob Thornton) … see full wiki

Director: Marc Forster
Genre: Drama
Release Date: 2001, November 11, 2001
MPAA Rating: R
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  • Aug 29, 2010
A powerhouse of a film with an all-star cast, a great director, and a remarkable script that exposes the vulnerability, the despair, the desperation, and frailty of human beings. Definitely the best performances of both Billy Bob Thornton and Halle Berry.
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October 19, 2010
The movie never lived up to its hype. I was unimpressed by the story and the acting was lukewarm--particularly by B.B. Thornton who can call in a redneck role from a cracked flip-phone. The movie looked mediocrity in the face and realized it was looking in a mirror.
October 19, 2010
Did you see the director's cut>
October 19, 2010
I didn't. I didn't feel like anything had been left out or cheated in a way that the director's cut might fix.
September 02, 2010
Honestly, I saw this because of the buzz surrounding the boldness of the scenes between Berry and Thornton; then I was really taken completely in awe how the movie portrayed its theme of despair and the vulnerability of man. Nice QT!
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