As the end of the year approaches, a number of promising films are set to premiere and make your spirits bright. December starts off with a spate of exciting releases, including “The Shape of Water,” which stars Sally Hawkins as a mute woman who befriends a mysterious aquatic creature being held in the laboratory in which she works. Also premiering on December 1 is “The Tribes of Palos Verdes,” a touching family drama starring Maika Monroe as a teen who takes up surfing in order to cope with her fractured home life.
“I, Tonya,” out December 8, is a star-studded biopic about disgraced Olympic figure skater Tonya Harding. The Tiff darling features performances from Margot Robbie and Allison Janney. “Permanent,” which premieres December 15, tells the story of an eccentric ‘80s family that struggles with fitting in, standing out, and having bad hair. Also in theaters December 15 is “The Last Jedi,