The Shape of Water*

Opens in February

Director: Guillermo del Toro Run Time: 123 min. 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.

*Tentative, please check back to confirm

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