The Shape of Water is gaining a lot of buzz, and our Sam the Movie Man has a preview. Recently nominated for 7 Golden Globe awards, The Shape of Water is a 2017 American dark fantasy drama film directed by Guillermo del Toro and written by del Toro and Vanessa Taylor.
Many critics declare it del Toro's best film since Pan's Labyrinth. The Shape of water tells the story of Elisa, who is a mute, and an isolated woman working as a cleaning lady in a hidden, high-security government laboratory in 1962 Baltimore. Her life changes forever when she discovers the lab's classified secret -- a mysterious, scaled creature from South America that lives in a water tank. As Elisa develops a unique bond with her new friend, she soon learns that its fate and very survival lies in the hands of a hostile government agent and a marine biologist.
Movie Man Sam gives us an inside look and talks with many of the stars, including the director, Michael Shannon and Octavia Spencer.