I really liked A Monster Calls.
First off, this movie bombed at the box office, and I completely see why. It's a PG-13 movie focused on grief but with all the trimmings of a kids movie. Sort of begs the question, who was this for?
Well, I liked it. It's fantastical, the visual effects are solid, and Liam Neeson does a great job voicing the "monster".
The plot focuses on a young boy whose mom is slowly wasting away from…