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Monster's Ball(2002)

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  • Winner of the Silver Bear for Best Actress (Halle Berry) at the 2002 Berlin International Film Fetival.
  • Winner of two 2001 awards, including Best Actor (Billy Bob Thornton) and Best Actress (Halle Berry), from the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures.
  • Expanded Release in United States February 8, 2002
  • Released in United States February 2002
  • Released in United States November 2001
  • Released in United States on Video June 11, 2002
  • Released in United States Winter December 26, 2001
  • Shown at Berlin International Film Festival (in competition) February 6-17, 2002.
  • Robert De Niro was previously attached to star.
  • Sam Bayer was previously attached to direct.
  • Sean Penn was previously attached to direct and star.
  • Vondie Curtis-Hall was previously attached to direct.
  • Wes Bentley was previously attached to play Sonny.
  • Film was previously in development at FilmFour and at Fine Line Features.
  • Screenwriting debut for Milo Addica and Will Rokos.
  • Began shooting May 15, 2001.
  • Completed shooting June 18, 2001.
  • Released in United States February 2002 (Shown at Berlin International Film Festival (in competition) February 6-17, 2002.)
  • Expanded Release in United States February 8, 2002
  • Released in United States on Video June 11, 2002
  • Released in United States November 2001 (Shown at AFI Fest 2001: The American Film Institute Los Angeles International Film Festival (Gala) November 1-11, 2001.)
  • Released in United States Winter December 26, 2001
  • Nominated for the 2001 award for Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen from the Writers Guild of America (WGA).
  • Nominated for two awards, including Movie of the Year and Actor of the Year - Female (Halle Berry), at the 2001 American Film Institute (AFI) Awards.
  • Voted one of the 10 best films of 2001 by the American Film Institute (AFI).
  • Winner of the 2001 Golden Satellite Award for Best Original Screenplay from the International Press Academy.
  • Winner of the 2001 Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Award for Best Actress (Halle Berry).