At a top secret research facility in the 1960s, a lonely janitor forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature that is being held in captivity.
|莎莉·霍金斯 (Sally Hawkins)||饰|
|迈克尔·珊农 (Michael Shannon)||饰|
|理查德·詹金斯 (Richard Jenkins)||饰|
|奥克塔维亚·斯宾瑟 (Octavia Spencer)||饰|
|迈克尔·斯图巴 (Michael Stuhlbarg)||饰|
The film opens as we go through a home that appears to be underwater. We hear the voice of a man named Giles (理查德·詹金斯) mention the story of a princess, the one she loved, and the monster that threaten
- Michael Shannon was in a Chicago bar, Old Town Ale House, the moment the film won Best Picture at the 90th Academy Awards. The bar's owner waited until after the ceremony was over to post a photo to Twitter of Shannon nonchalantly sitting at the bar alone with a pint of beer while watching the broadcast on the overhead TV set.
- When The Shape of Water (2017) premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival in 2017, the screening was held in the Elgin Theatre. The interior scenes of the theater in the film were shot in the Elgin Theatre, so as the audience was watching the film, they were seeing the same theater on-screen that they were sitting in.
- Director 吉尔莫·德尔 said about 莎莉·霍金斯, "Not only was she the first choice, she was the only choice. I wrote the movie for Sally, I wrote the movie for Michael [Shannon]... Sally is -- I wanted the character of Elisa to be beautiful, in her own way, not in a way that is like a perfume commercial kind of way. That you could believe that this character, this woman would be sitting next to you on the bus. But at the same time she would have a luminosity, a beauty, almost magical, ethereal."