The Shape of Water (2017)

R  |   |  Adventure, Drama, Fantasy


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An other-worldly fairy tale, 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.


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  • Doug Jones and Sally Hawkins in The Shape of Water (2017)
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  • Sally Hawkins at an event for The Shape of Water (2017)
  • Richard Jenkins and Amanda Richer in The Shape of Water (2017)
  • Doug Jones and Sally Hawkins in The Shape of Water (2017)

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Most of the characters were written with the actors in mind. Octavia Spencer said her character was reminiscent of a collaboration between her roles in The Help (2011) and Hidden Figures (2016), and that she "would have played the desk if Guillermo del Toro had asked me to".


Quotes

Hoffstetler: We need to get him back in the water.

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Genres

Adventure | Drama | Fantasy | Horror | Romance | Thriller | War

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