An other-worldly story, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962, where a mute janitor working at a lab falls in love with an amphibious man being held captive there and devises a plan to help him escape.
Director: Guillermo del Toro
Won 2018 Academy Awards Award for Best Motion Picture of the Year
The Shape of Water finds Guillermo del Toro at his visually distinctive best -- and matched by an emotionally absorbing story brought to life by a stellar Sally Hawkins performance.
Genres: drama, fantasy, romance, thriller
Keywords: cold war, baltimore, russian, fairy tale, government, supernatural, laboratory, orphan, bathtub, scientist, woman, sex scene, masturbation, capture, next door neighbor, film, 1960s, amazon river, topless woman, bare breasts
Categories: cold war
Editor: Sidney Wolinsky
Costume design: Luis Sequeira
Production design: Paul D. Austerberry
Runtime: 123 min
Language: English, Russian
Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
Color: Color, Black and White