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The Shape of Water


Sally Hawkins, Doug Jones, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins View All


Guillermo del Toro (Screenplay), Guillermo del Toro (Director), Guillermo del Toro (Story), Vanessa Taylor (Screenplay) View All

Release: Dec. 1st, 2017
Runtime: 2 hours, 3 minutes
An other-worldly story, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962, where a mute janitor working at a lab falls in love with an amphibious man being held captive there and devises a plan to help him escape.
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It was for a film titled "The Shape of Water" what a stupid title I thought, as I picked some lights, grip gear and electric equipment.
But the sole popularity of the film will depend upon it's emotional appeal to those captured by the poignant story of a poor mute girl who finds love and fulfillment with a humanoid amphibian; the Cinderella meets The Creature from the Black Lagoon aspect.
It just seemed like the fish wasn't that into it is, of course, referring mainly to the romantic/sexual dynamic between Elisa and the creature, but the spirit of the phrase kind of sums up how I felt about the film, which was that in almost every regard it was a bit underwhelming.
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