Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water now has a release date
It seems as though Guillermo del Toro is constantly attached to a ton of projects, but his next film, The Shape of Water, now has a release date: December 8th, 2017, right in the middle the Hollywood’s award nomination season.
Set against the backdrop of the Cold War, The Shape of Water is described as “an other-worldly fairy tale,” which follows Elisa (Sally Hawkins,) who works at a top-secret government laboratory. There, she and a co-worker (Octavia Spencer) discovers a classified experiment in the form of an “aquatic man,” played by Doug Jones.
The film has been described as a more intimate picture along the lines of his earlier films Pan’s Labyrinth and The Devil’s Backbone, rather than the much bigger productions such as Pacific…