Thursday, December 7, 2017

THE SHAPE OF WATER

THE SHAPE OF WATER movie poster

Janet's TAKE: With #TheShapeOfWater Del Toro has crafted a wonderful melding of love-story, fantasy and sci-fi. A-

Sally Hawkins gives a knock-out performance greatly
supported by Richard Jenkins, Michael Shannon and Octavia Spencer.

Synopsis:
From master story teller, Guillermo del Toro, comes THE SHAPE OF WATER - 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. Rounding out the cast are Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Michael Stuhlbarg and Doug Jones. -Fox Searchlight


Rating: R (for sexual content, graphic nudity, violence and language)
Running Time: 119 minutes