While Universal struggles to get any kind of “Dark Universe” off the ground, Guillermo del Toro brings his own version of Creature from the Black Lagoon to the screen with this December’s The Shape of Water. Not only is Del Toro’s latest already generating Oscar buzz, but the visionary filmmaker considers it his proudest achievement.
Today brings the final trailer for The Shape of Water, previewing the ’60s set, otherworldly fairytale before it arrives in time to be your new favorite movie of 2017.
Get swept up in the magic by watching the new trailer below.
“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.”
Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Michael Stuhlbarg and Doug Jones also star.
The film opens in limited release on December 1 before expanding on December 8.