Guillermo del Toro

The Shape Of Water Review: The Problem With Inter-Species Romance

For what it’s worth, there are some truly spectacular moments in <i>The Shape of Water</i>, writer/director Guillermo del Toro’s new fantastical romance. True to most of his films, the cinematography (this time by Dan Laustsen) is marvelous. The film, led with such heart by the criminally underrated Sally …

Octavia Spencer

Guillermo del Toro Movies Ranked at ComingSoon.net

Pan’s Labyrinth of Gold: Ranking Guillermo del Toro Movies<p>He’s brought to life some of the most visually beautiful and thematically-intelligent …

Movies

You Can Be A Part of Pacific Rim Uprising

The <i>Pacific Rim</i> Twitter account has announced a contest through which two lucky (and devoted) fans will win a spot in the upcoming <i>Pacific Rim: …

Movies

Justice League's Box Office Compared to All DCEU Movies

Justice League debuted at the box office with an estimated $94 million domestically, taking the No. 1 spot over the weekend. The team's combined …

Movies

Guillermo del Toro: ‘Antiques Roadshow’ Almost Kept Me from Pitching ‘The Shape of Water’ Star Sally Hawkins

It took lots of convincing to get the director off his couch one fateful Sunday.<p>Guillermo del Toro owes two famous friends and 14 tequila shots for …

Award Shows

Giveaways: The Shape of Water Screening Tickets - 12/19/17 - The Maple Theater - Bloomfield Hills, Mi.

<i>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</i> …

Octavia Spencer

Guillermo del Toro: The Shape of Water Shows ‘The Beauty of the Other’

Guillermo del Toro has a not-so-closely guarded secret: his new fantasy film <i>The Shape of Water</i> is rife with coded commentary on the current political …

Entertainment

Meet The World's Most Famous Actor No One Has Actually Seen

Here's a riddle for you: which actor do <i>Batman Returns,</i> <i>Hocus Pocus, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Hellboy</i> and <i>Pan's Labyrinth</i> all have in common?<p>The answer …

Movies

Vox Sentences: Thousands of gallons of crude oil spill in South Dakota

<i>Vox Sentences is your daily digest for what's happening in the world, curated by Ella Nilsen. Sign up for the</i> <i>Vox Sentences newsletter</i><i>, delivered straight to your inbox Monday through Friday, or view the</i> <i>Vox Sentences archive</i> <i>for past editions.</i><p>Hundreds of thousands of gallons of crude oil spill out of …

News

2018 Oscar Predictions: Best Cinematography

Veterans are vying against newcomers this year, including a potential first woman nominee in this category.<p>This could be the landmark year that Roger …

Award Shows

Oscar rule bars Sally Hawkins from Best Actress nominations for BOTH ‘The Shape of Water’ and ‘Maudie”

<b>Sally Hawkins</b> stars in two strong Oscar contenders this year: the fantasy flick “The Shape of Water” and the touching biopic “Maudie.” But due to an …

The Oscars

How The Strain Made Guillermo del Toro's The Shape of Water Possible

When Guillermo del Toro’s <i>The Shape of Water</i> opens in December, audiences are going to be wowed by it. It’s a lush, amazing-looking film, and …

Geek

Director Guillermo del Toro confesses that ‘The Shape of Water’ is ‘my favorite film I’ve done’ [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO INTERVIEW]

Director <b>Guillermo del Toro</b> is so proud of his newest project “The Shape of Water” that he confesses to Gold Derby that it’s “my favorite film I’ve …

Award Shows

'Night of Anubis': What to Expect from Criterion's 'Night of the Living Dead' Workprint - Bloody Disgusting

Just what is this “never-before-presented” print we’ll be seeing next year?<p>One of this week’s big news bites was that the <b>Criterion Collection</b>, as …

Horror Movies

The Most Surprising Awards Movie of the Year

Can It Break Through With Oscar Voters?<p>It’s Friday, and the Sexiest Man Alive is the one who can put together this goddamn IKEA desk.<p>Hello from Los Angeles, where some Oscar contenders are acting like real clowns, <b>Robert Pattinson</b> is <i>definitely</i> giving us a vibe, and it’s finally time to roll the …

Movies

The Shape of Water Q&A: Del Toro, Sally Hawkins, and More

Earlier this week, I visited the Los Angeles County Museum of Art to see a screening of <b>The Shape of Water</b>, the newest fantasy film from director</b> …

Golden Globes

Predictions Friday - Here Come the Critics Awards

The end of the November will mean the first announcement of the major critics awards. Even the Critics Choice voters will be on their way to …

Movies

2018 Oscar Predictions: Best Visual Effects

Many sequels are vying for Best VFX, from "Thor: Ragnarok" and "Blade Runner 2049" to "War for the Planet of the Apes." And then there's Netflix's …

Movies

Oscar Race Is the Year of the Character Actress

Ask Melissa Leo about the challenges of being a “character actor” and she’ll respond with a hearty laugh.<p>“Because I get hired at the last minute my …

Saoirse Ronan

Octavia Spencer Looks Ahead to Future Roles as She Hits Pause on Period Pieces

There are at least four feats of movie magic in director Guillermo del Toro’s new film <i>The Shape of Water.</i> First, there’s the fact that the lead …

Octavia Spencer

Now Stream This: The Best Movies Streaming Right Now

<i>(Welcome to</i> <b>Now Stream This</b><i>, a column dedicated to the best movies streaming on Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, and every other streaming service out …

Tessa Thompson

For Octavia Spencer, moving past race to play a 'regular woman' in 'Shape of Water' was refreshing

Octavia Spencer has an Oscar for her performance as the spirited Minny Jackson in “The Help,” and multiple nominations across the awards spectrum for performances in “Fruitvale Station,” as a commandeering mother, and as mathematician Dorothy Vaughan in “Hidden Figures.” But though film and TV …

Octavia Spencer

Ten Things to Do in Denver for $10 and Under (Five Free)

Ryan Brackin<p><b>Comedy in the Alley: Adam Cayton-Holland<br>Thursday, November 16, 8 p.m.<br>The Alley<br>Free Admission</b><br>Life is too short to watch bad comedy. …

Denver

Guillermo del Toro Discusses His "Retelling of 'Beauty and the Beast'" at 'Shape of Water' Premiere

Stars Sally Hawkins, Octavia Spencer, Richard Jenkins and Michael Shannon celebrated their new del Toro fantasy romance in Beverly Hills.<p>There’s a …

Beverly Hills

Guillermo del Toro Calls ‘The Shape of Water’ a New Type of ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Stars <b>Sally Hawkins</b>, <b>Michael Shannon</b>, <b>Octavia Spencer</b>, <b>Richard Jenkins</b>, <b>Doug Jones</b>, and <b>Michael Stuhlbarg</b> brought an air — nay, a wave — of beauty to …

Movies

Injustice 2, Hellboy: Everything to know about the new DLC character

Credit: YouTube<p>Injustice 2 released a new DLC character, Hellboy. What should be known about this character?<p>Hey gamers, the new DLC character for</i> …

Comics

2018 Oscar Predictions: Best Editing

Two World War II war movies lead the pack for this year's editing Oscar.<p>The Editing nominations are often a strong indicator of Best Picture …

Award Shows

Oscar Futures: Why the Comedy Controversy Could Help Get Out

<i>On a regular basis between now and March 4, 2018, when the winners of the Academy Awards are announced, Vulture will consult its crystal ball to</i> …

Entertainment

‘Wonder,’ ‘The Shape of Water’ and More Hollywood Red Carpets and Parties

Winona Ryder<p>Winona Ryder spoke at the Saban Community Clinic’s gala on Monday night.<p>Cook/Variety/REX/Shutterstock<p>Vince Vaughn and Will Arnett<p>Vince …

Awards

Christopher Marley opens a 20,000 square foot Exhibition “Biophilia – a Dialogue with Art, Nature and Science”

Christopher Marley self portrait<p>In my mind, there is little separating art and life sciences. It is like trying to extricate dance from music.<p>New …

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