The New 'A Monster Calls' Trailer Reveals A Dark Fantastical Fairy Tale

By Matt O'Bryant

Summit Entertainment has released their newest trailer for the fairy tale adaptation A Monster Calls based on the award-winning children's novel. The film follows 12-year old Conor (Lewis MacDougall) as he attempts till deal with loss, courage, and faith by escaping into a fantasticial world of mosters and fairy tales. The film also stars Felicity Jones, Sigourney Weaver and Toby Kebbell. Check out the fantastical trailer below and than sound off in the comments with your thoughts.

Here's the official synopsis:

"A visually spectacular drama from acclaimed director Juan Antonio Bayona (“The Impossible”), based on the award-winning children’s fantasy novel. 12-year-old Conor (Lewis MacDougall) attempts to deal with his mother’s (Felicity Jones) illness and the bullying of his classmates by escaping into a fantastical world of monsters and fairy tales that explore courage, loss, and faith."

A Monster Calls is set to hit theaters on October 14th.