The Shape of Water
Director: Guillermo del Toro Run Time: 123 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 2017
Starring: Doug Jones, Michael Shannon, Michael Stuhlbarg, Octavia Spencer, Richard Jenkins, Sally Hawkins
Legendary fabulist Guillermo del Toro summons all of the romantic pathos of the Universal Monster movies and makes it explicitly into a love story. When a shy, mute woman (Hawkins) encounters a mysterious amphibious creature (Jones) in the government facility where she works, she develops feelings for them and determines to release them from captivity.
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