TSG Entertainment / Double Dare You Productions
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.
"The Shape of Water" is a 2017 American romantic dark fantasy drama film directed by Guillermo del Toro and written by del Toro and Vanessa Taylor. It stars Sally Hawkins, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Doug Jones, Michael Stuhlbarg, and Octavia Spencer. Set in Baltimore in 1962, the story follows a mute custodian at a high-security government laboratory who falls in love with a captured humanoid amphibian creature.
Warner Bros. Pictures
Published on Dec 14, 2017
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MOLLY’S GAME is based on the true story of Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game for a decade before being arrested in the middle of the night by 17 FBI agents wielding automatic weapons. Her players included Hollywood royalty, sports stars, business titans and finally, unbeknownst to her, the Russian mob.
" I don't want to achieve immortality through my work; I want to achieve immortality through not dying.
While attending a Production Meeting
" This is no place to ask questions!!
" Imitation is the sincerest form of television.
To a young Eugene Roach on the subject of acting
" Don't ever let 'em catch you at it.
" From the moment I picked your book up until I laid it down I was convulsed with laughter. Some day I intend reading it.
" Sometimes a scream is better than a thesis.
" Why should people go out and pay to see bad films when they can stay at home and see bad television for nothing?
" I can't wait to one day shoot in Detroit and say 'Let's have this double for Toronto'.
" When you're down and out, something always turns up -- and it's usually the noses of your friends.
" The movies are the only business where you can go out front and applaud yourself.
" I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.
" The camera makes everyone a tourist in other people's reality, and eventually in one's own.
" It is difficult to produce a television documentary that is both incisive and probing when every twelve minutes one is interrupted by twelve dancing rabbits singing about toilet paper.
" Writing is the only profession where no one considers you ridiculous if you earn no money.
" No matter how slow the film, Spirit always stands still long enough for the photographer it has chosen.
" The difference between fiction and reality? Fiction has to make sense
" What's this business of being a writer?
It's just putting one word after another.
" The average American family hasn't time for television.
" I saw a woman wearing a sweatshirt with 'Guess' on it.
I said, Thyroid problem?
" I must say that I find television very educational. The minute somebody turns it on, I go to the library and read a book.
" I never forget a face, but in your case I'll be glad to make an exception.
" My mother never saw the irony in calling me a son-of-a-bitch.
" Television enables you to be entertained in your home by people you wouldn't have in your home.
" The embarrassing thing is that the salad dressing is outgrossing my films.
" Who the hell wants to hear actors talk?
" The problem is not that television presents us with entertaining subject matter,
but, that all subject matter is presented as entertaining.…
" The one function TV news performs very well is that when there is no news we give it to you with the same emphasis as if there were.
" It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
" The faster I write the better my output. If I'm going slow I'm in trouble. It means I'm pushing the words instead of being pulled by them.
" Do, or do not. - There is no 'try'..
" The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can't find them, make them!
" You don't write because you want to say something; you write because you've got something to say.
" Women might be able to fake orgasms. But men can fake whole relationships.
" I think there is a world market for maybe five computers.
" All I need to make a comedy is a park, a policeman and a pretty girl.
From: "Tuesday's with Morrie"
" We must learn to love one another or die.... We must!
" Television has done much for psychiatry by spreading information about it, as well as contributing to the need for it.
" I'll moider da bum!
" Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.
" Life ain't no dress rehearsal.
" The difference between sex and love is that sex relieves tension and love causes it.
" The remarkable thing about television is that it permits several million people to laugh at the same joke and still feel lonely.
" No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
" Our doubts are traitors and make us lose the good we oft might win by favoring to attempt.
" Seeing a murder on television, can help work off one's antagonisms.
And if you haven't any antagonisms, the commercials will give you some!
" I'll give you a definite maybe.
Advise to a young Richard Roundtree
" Whatever you do in this business, It's much easier than lifting heavy things.
Sage Advise to a Young Oregonian, Barbara Niven
" If you want to make it in show business, get the hell out of Oregon!
" Kiss and make up...
but too much makeup has ruined many a kiss.
" Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic
" The world is a fine place and worth the fighting for and I hate very much to leave it.