Monster's Ball is a 2001 American romantic drama film directed by Marc Forster and written by Milo Addica and Will Rokos. The film stars Billy Bob Thornton as a racist prison-guard, Halle Berry as a woman whose husband is on death row, and Heath Ledger as Thornton's son. Berry won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance. Hank Grotowski , a widower, and his son, Sonny , are corrections officers in the local prison. They reside in Louisiana with Hank's ailing father, Buck , an unwavering racist whose wife committed suicide. Hank's hateful attitude toward others, strongly...
|Release date:||November 11, 2001|
|Directed by:||Marc Forster|
|Music by:||Asche & Spencer, Chris Beaty|
|Screenplay by:||Milo Addica, Will Rokos|