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The Shape of Water


1 Dec 2017

2 hr 3 min

Drama, Fantasy, Romance

A Fairy Tale for Troubled Times
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.


Status: Released
Country: USA
Languages: English, Russian
Budget: $20M


Guillermo del Toro (Producer)
Liz Sayre (Executive Producer)
J. Miles Dale (Producer)


(Screenplay · Story)


Sally Hawkins (as Elisa Esposito)
Doug Jones (as The Asset)
Richard Jenkins (as Giles)
Octavia Spencer (as Zelda Fuller)
Michael Stuhlbarg (as Dr. Robert Hoffstetler)
David Hewlett (as Fleming)
Nick Searcy (as General Hoyt)
Stewart Arnott (as Bernard)
Nigel Bennett (as Mihalkov)
Lauren Lee Smith (as Elaine Strickland)
Martin Roach (as Brewster Fuller)
Allegra Fulton (as Yolanda)
John Kapelos (as Mr. Arzounian)
Morgan Kelly (as Pie Guy)
Wendy Lyon (as Sally)
Madison Ferguson (as Tammy Strickland)
Jayden Greig (as Timmy Strickland)
Deney Forrest (as Lou)
Brandon McKnight (as Duane)
Dru Viergever (as Military Policeman)
Marvin Kaye (as Burly Russian)
Jim Pagiamtzis (as 1960's Ad Man)
Cameron Laurie (as Car Passenger)
Alexey Pankratov (as Soviet violinist)
Shane Clinton Jarvis (as Military Police)
Evgeny Akimov (as Restaurant Musician)
Dave Reachill (as Scientist)
Matthew Mease (as Military Police)
Amanda Smith (as Mrs. Peabody)
Maxine Grossman (as Bus Passenger)
Edward Tracz (as Amphibian Man Dance Double)
Shaila D'Onofrio (as Elisa Dance Double)
Vanessa Oude-Reimerink (as Russian Band)
Sergey Nikonov (as Russian Band)
Jonelle Gunderson (as Bus Passenger #1)
Cylde Whitham (as Wet Cinema Patron)
Dan Lett (as Cadillac Salesman)
Danny Waugh (as African American Husband)
Karen Glave (as African American Wife)
Diego Fuentes (as Worker)
Cody Ray Thompson (as Guard)



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