The Shape of Water (2017)

7.67 / Rated by 3 people

123 min.
Plot  Elisa Esposito (Sally Hawkins) is a mousy, curious woman rendered mute by an injury she sustained as an infant. She works the night shift as a janitor at the Occam Aerospace Research Center in early 1960s Baltimore. One day, the facility receives a new "asset" discovered by the cruel and abusive Colonel Richard Strickland (Michael Shannon) in the rivers of South America. After Elisa has a brief encounter with the Asset (Doug Jones), which she discovers is an amphibious humanoid creature, she begins sneaking into the enclosure. Elisa spends time with the Asset, feeding him hard-boiled eggs and sharing music through records played on a portable turntable. Over time, the two become close.

Strickland's superior, General Hoyt (Nick Searcy), is interested in The Asset's biology. He wants its body harvested to study for the advancement of space travel technology. One of the center's scientists, Robert Hoffstetler (Michael Stuhlbarg), who is actually a Soviet spy named Dmitri, pleads wi...



Sally Hawkins
Elisa Esposito
Michael Shannon
Colonel Richard Strickland
Octavia Spencer
Zelda Fuller
Doug Jones
Amphibious Man
Michael Stuhlbarg
Dr. Robert Hoffstetler
Lauren Lee Smith
Elaine Strickland
Nick Searcy
General Hoyt
David Hewlett


All Titles

The Shape of Water
English Original Title

Release Dates

United States


United States




McBilek rated The Shape of Water (2017) with 7.5 stars / 03.05.2018

Onur rated The Shape of Water (2017) with 7.5 stars / 09.04.2018

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