The Monster (2016)


The Monster is a 2016 American horror film written and directed by Bryan Bertino. It stars Zoe Kazan, Ella Ballentine, and Scott Speedman. The film was released through DirecTV Cinema on October 6, 2016, before opening in a limited release on November 11, 2016, by A24.

10-year-old Lizzy (Ella Ballentine) waits for her mother, Kathy (Zoe Kazan), to wake up and drive her to her father's house as it's his turn for custody. Due to Kathy's alcoholism, Lizzy is often required to take care of her mother. Flashbacks reveal Kathy to be verbally and physically abusive when drinking. Lizzy makes it clear she wants to live with her father permanently.

Once Kathy awakens she and Lizzy hit the road. On the drive, Kathy gives Lizzy a watch that belonged to her grandmother, implying that Lizzy will stay......

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