The Shape of Water

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> …

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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 …

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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 January, audiences are going to be wowed by it. It's a lush, amazing-looking film, and according …

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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 …

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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> …

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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 …

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‘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 …

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It's not too early in awards season to talk acting contenders — you know Daniel Day-Lewis will be nominated

The awards season is in its infant stage, its contenders eating (cocktail party appetizers), sleeping (barely) and crying (“DO I REALLY HAVE TO GO TO THE HOLLYWOOD FILM AWARDS?!”) as the races begin to take shape and solidify.<p>And we’re still at the point where we haven’t seen everything. We can …

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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 …

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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 …

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Moonlight Cinema Returns To Melbourne With A Huge 2017-18 Summer Program

The openair cinema season kicks off across Australia next month.<p>The openair cinema season kicks off across Australia next month.<p>Film fans — pack your …

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Moonlight Cinema Releases Summer Film Line-up

Moonlight Cinema returns to Centennial Parklands this summer with a strong line-up of films that spans 21 advanced screenings and 25 new …

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2018 Oscars Buzzmeter

It’s that time of year again when the multiplexes are crowded with movies hoping to build that all-important buzz on the way to the 90th Oscars ceremony at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on March 4.<p>As usual, questions abound. Will the newly diversified group of voters provide a boon to smaller …

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Del Toro breaks down the details behind Doug Jones' creature in The Shape of Water

Guillermo del Toro has built a career on the back of creating majestic creatures brought to the big screen in stunning detail. The award-winning …

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Will #OscarsSoWhite return in 2018? It's possible

LOS ANGELES —There’s just no telling this year.<p>After back-to-back cycles of #OscarsSoWhite, a hashtag created in response to zero actors of color …

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Best Actress Oscar predictions by experts: Frances McDormand (‘Three Billboards’) widens lead over Sally Hawkins (‘The Shape of Water’)

In the Oscar race for Best Actress, <b>Frances McDormand</b> (“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”) has widened her lead over one-time frontrunner</b> …

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3 themes to look for this Oscar season

Sure as the day after Thanksgiving marks the start of Christmas shopping for major retailers, the holiday season contains an alternate marketing …

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How Will the Oscars Reflect This Moment in Hollywood?

As awards season begins, the Best Picture race could see another surprise winner following Moonlight’s triumph earlier this year.<p>For all the hullaballoo about misplaced envelopes and mistaken winners, it’s sometimes hard to remember that the Best Picture Oscar went to <i>Moonlight</i> earlier this year. It …

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‘The Shape of Water’ DP Dan Laustsen On Working With Guillermo Del Toro: Podcast | Deadline

When Guillermo del Toro needed to capture a 1950s look in his Cold War monster movie romance <i>The Shape of Water,</i> which tells the story between a mute …

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Golden Globes predictions by experts: Oscar frontrunner ‘Dunkirk’ barely ahead of ‘The Post’ for Best Drama

Five of our 12 Golden Globe experts derived from major media outlets are still predicting that the Oscar frontrunner, “Dunkirk,” will win Best Drama …

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Film editor Sidney Wolinsky chats the ‘tall order’ of Guillermo Del Toro’s ‘The Shape of Water’ [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO INTERVIEW]

During our recent webcam chat (<i>watch the exclusive video above</i>), “The Shape of Water” film editor <b>Sidney Wolinsky</b> reveals, I thought it could be …

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Guillermo del Toro Redefines the Love Story in Underwater Fantasy-Thriller 'The Shape of Water'

Eliza Esposito (Sally Hawkins) is the most magical mute character since <i>The Little Mermaid.</i> There's definitely something Disney-esque about <i>The Shape</i> …

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8 Must-Watch Movie Trailers Of The Week [11.11.17]

Tom Hanks. Al Pacino. Christian Bale. Three of Hollywood’s most revered actors – and three stars of this week’s trending movie trailers.<p>First up is …

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Your Early 2018 Oscar Predictions Are Here

Spring has started, and a lot of the big, serious Oscar-bait dramas haven't even come out to the general public. But because of the recently wrapped …

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10 new movie trailers you need to watch from this past week

<i>Murder on the Orient Express</i>, <i>Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri</i>, and <i>Daddy’s Home Two</i> are three of the new movies opening this weekend that …

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The holiday season’s most promising films

There are holiday movies and <i>holiday-season</i> movies.<p>The first category refers exclusively to seasonal fare. Already playing, at least in limited …

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This Week In Trailers: The Phantom Menace, Another WolfCop, Kaleidoscope, Automatic at Sea, Blame, Monogamish – /Film

<i>Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing</i> …

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Hellraiser: Judgment Director Speaks Out: "(The Film Contains) NO Animal Torture"

Islamic Exorcist Gets Trailer and Poster<p>Published<p>2 hours ago<p>on<p>November 9, 2017<p>We don’t know about you, but here at Dread Central we are always up for …

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Oscars: Best Picture Contenders on Staging Car Chases and How to Pivot When Plans Go Awry

Pros behind 16 of this year's best picture contenders — from 'Baby Driver' to 'Shape of Water' — share their biggest surprises and how they handled …

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The Shape of Water's Latest Trailer Offers Our Best Look at Guillermo del Toro's Newest Monster

Guillermo del Toro’s <i>The Shape of Water</i> is a dark fairy tale about the forbidden romance between an amphibious, humanoid cryptid and Elisa, a mute …

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