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Weekend Box Office: ‘Coco’ Beats ‘Justice League’ Again

North American Box Office

The animated Pixar hit Coco easily takes No. 1 for a second week with $26.1 million, beating out its closest competition Justice League (Warner Bros.), which remained in second place with $16.5 million. The movie, which follows a Mexican boy into the underworld, takes its North American total to $108.6 million.

The Final ‘Shape of Water’ Trailer is Out

Guillermo del Toro's Monster Thriller

Fox Searchlight Pictures has released the final trailer for Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water, which won the Golden Lion for best film at this year’s Venice Film Festival.

Starring Sally Hawkins, Doug Jones, Michael Shannon, Octavia Spencer, Richard Jenkins, and Michael Stuhlbarg, the film is a fairy tale-thriller-romance about a lonely and mute woman who falls in love with a mysterious merman.

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.

Venice: Guillermo del Toro’s ‘The Shape of Water’ Wins the Golden Lion

74th Venice Film Festival

Guillermo del Toro’s romantic fantasy The Shape of Water was awarded the Golden Lion of the 74th Venice Film Festival.

Samuel Maoz’s military drama Foxtrot won the Grand Jury Prize Silver Lion; Xavier Legrand won the Silver Lion for best director, for his debut film Custody; Martin McDonagh took the best screenplay award for his darkly comic revenge tale Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri;

First Trailer for Guillermo del Toro’s Fairy Tale ‘The Shape of Water’

Guillermo del Toro’s Fairy Tale

Fox Searchlight has just released the first official trailer for Guillermo del Toro’s latest fantasy film The Shape of Water.

Starring Sally Hawkins, Octavia Spencer, and Michael Shannon, and written, produced, and directed by Del Toro,  the film is described as an “other-worldly story” set against the backdrop of the Cold War.