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1,057 Ratings

Monster's Ball

Directed by Marc Forster
United States, 2001
Drama, Romance


After a family tragedy, a racist prison guard reexamines his attitudes while falling in love with the African American wife of the last prisoner he executed.

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Monster's Ball Directed by Marc Forster

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2002 | Winner: Best Actress

Academy Awards

2002 | Winner: Best Actress in a Leading Role

2002 | Nominee: Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

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