- R13 | 2h6 | Drama
- In Theaters: Wed, Nov 22, 2023
Arriving on Wednesday, November 22, 2023, Monster explores the intricacies of interpersonal connections and the pursuit of veracity. Little Minato starts acting strangely, and his mother's intuition tells her that something is wrong. Her worries bring her to the school where she confronts a teacher she feels is important to her son's change. With writing by the gifted Yûji Sakamoto and directed by the renowned Hirokazu Koreeda, this drama reveals a multi-layered story as it is told from the viewpoints of the mother, the teacher, and the child. Monster promises to be a moving examination of trust, understanding, and the lengths one will go to in order to discover the truth. Sakura Ando, Eita Nagayama, and Soya Kurokawa all give outstanding performances.