From master storyteller Guillermo del Toro comes THE SHAPE OF WATER, an otherworldly fable set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962. In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is trapped in a life of isolation. Elisa's life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda (Octavia Spencer) discover a secret classified experiment. Rounding out the cast are Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Michael Stuhlbarg, and Doug Jones.Written by
Fox Searchlight Pictures
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If I spoke about it - if I did - what would I tell you? I wonder. Would I tell you about the time? It happened a long time ago, it seems. In the last days of a fair prince's reign. Or would I tell you about the place? A small city near the coast, but far from everything else. Or, I don't know... Would I tell you about her? The princess without voice. Or perhaps I would just warn you, about the truth of these facts. And the tale of love and loss. And the monster, who tried to ...
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I don't like reviews a whole lot for movies because like, to each their own, and everyone's going to like different things. However, even with that being said, how did that movie win any awards let alone gain all this acclaim? It was weak, hard to gain any traction, and was frankly boring and poorly thrown together. I hated it. Terrible explanation of why there's a human-fish? They really throw that on everyone, and expect us to just go with the flow and take it along with the rest of this total abomination? I hope I never have to watch it again, I don't think I could stomach it. Do yourself a favor if you're thinking about watching it: just don't do it.
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