Red-Band Trailer for Guillermo del Toro’s Fairy Tale ‘The Shape of Water’

Guillermo del Toro’s Fairy Tale

Fox Searchlight has released a new red-band trailer for The Shape of Water, giving those of us who couldn’t attend the Venice Film Festival a much closer look at Doug Jones‘ creature character known as “The Asset.”

Guillermo del Toro’s Cold War romantic fairy tale won the Golden Lion for Best Film at this year’s Venice Film Festival, so that’s saying something. Del Toro co-wrote it with Vanessa Taylor. The film also stars Sally Hawkins, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Michael Stuhlbarg and Octavia Spencer.

The Shape of Water opens in theaters on December 8, 2017. See the fantastic new red-band trailer below.

Guillermo del Toro’s Fairy Tale

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Guillermo del Toro’s Fairy Tale

The Shape of Water is an other-worldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1963. In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa (Hawkins) is trapped in a life of silence and isolatjion. Elisa’s life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda (Octavia Spencer) discover a secret classified experiment.