With Christina Ricci in the starring role, an actress who can easily and seamlessly transition alongside the film, Monstrous is a compelling watch.
The film begins as a creature feature/supernatural thriller before slowly morphing into a psychological drama with a central monster that offers more than meets the eye.
Directed by Chris Sivertson from a screenplay written by Carol Chrest, Monstrous is a supernatural horror thriller that caters to one's expectations of a creature feature while simultaneously playing with them.
Ricci plays a single mother named Laura, who flees to a remote home in California with her son Cody (Santino Barnard). The exact details of what is happening aren't clear, but Laura alludes to abuse from her ex-husband and is determined to keep her son safe from him.Read more on screenrant.com