Country: United States
Category: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Release Date: 8 December, 2017
Director: Guillermo del Toro
Starring: Sally Hawkins, Octavia Spencer, Michael Shannon
Age Restriction: 18 years
Duration: 123 minutes
Box Office: $?
"The Shape of Water" Guillermo del Toro is responsible for a series of absolutely magnificent genre films, including Pan's Labyrinth, Crimson Peak, The Devil's Backbone, and even Pacific Rim. Your next movie seems to be so exuberant. The Shape of Water is a fairy tale from the Cold War about a mysterious aquatic creature and the mute woman who rescues him from government agents who have captured him to study.
The film premiered earlier this year at the Toronto International Film Festival and will hit theaters on December 8. Follow along all the new trailers, interviews and comments of the movie.
#4 A great release date: December 8, 2017
Guillermo del Toro enthusiastically announced that he was going to direct the sequel to 'Pacific Rim' but when Legendary wanted to start the production, he made a difficult decision: to give the project to another director. He did it because instead of a blockbuster he preferred to shoot what he called "a little movie", a romantic and fantastic drama entitled 'The shape of water' ('The Shape of Water').
What at the time may have seemed an error, or a pretentious gesture by the Mexican author, has turned out to be one of the greatest successes of his career. Regardless of how 'Pacific Rim: Insurrection' comes out ('Pacific Rim: Uprising). And is that 'The form of water' is being one of the most acclaimed movies of 2017, won the Golden Lion at the Venice Festival and sounds strong for the Oscars. Speaking with Collider, Del Toro confesses that he feels very proud and believes that it is his best film.
"The beauty of this movie is that love is about acceptance and understanding that you do not have to change," Del Toro told THR. Producer J. Miles Dale said he initially thought it was a bad joke on Del Toro's part. , but that the movie also lends itself to another message humans are the real monsters.
Guillermo del Toro, great director of #Cine Mexican, has already surprised us with many of his productions. Most of them are horror, fiction or fantasy. Such as Cronos (1992) or El Laberinto del Fauno (2006), films that won numerous and acclaimed prizes. He is also well known for bringing the Hellboy movie to the big screen, based on a comic book story.
This magnificent filmmaker now surprises us all with his new release The Shape of Water. This new film will feature the performance of Doug Jones and Sally Hawkings as protagonists and other faces known as Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Octavia Spencer, among others.