Sally Hawkins

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Spencer: first trailer shows Kristen Stewart as Princess Diana
The film, set to premiere at the Venice film festival, takes a look at a weekend in the life of Diana from Jackie director Pablo Larraín

Benjamin Lee

26, Aug, 2021 @4:56 PM

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Eternal Beauty review – a bold but jarring sketch of schizophrenia
Sally Hawkins leads this attempt to bring empathy to the questionable history of mental illness in cinema

Wendy Ide

04, Oct, 2020 @10:00 AM

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Eternal Beauty review – Sally Hawkins shines in audacious, offbeat triumph
Craig Roberts’ story of a traumatised woman piecing her life together is a tonally bold work of enduring charm

Peter Bradshaw

02, Oct, 2020 @8:00 AM

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Godzilla: King of the Monsters review – sound, fury and stupidity
A clunky sequel has rare moments of visual splendour but they can’t disguise a laughable script with a ramshackle narrative

Benjamin Lee

28, May, 2019 @9:00 PM

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The Shape of Water wins best picture Oscar
Guillermo del Toro’s creature feature, starring Sally Hawkins, takes the top prize of the night at the Academy awards

Andrew Pulver

05, Mar, 2018 @7:37 AM

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The Shape of Water's Oscars win is the triumph of a real artist and immersive cinema | Peter Bradshaw
Guillermo del Toro has created a richly sensual and dreamlike film that, in the end, seduced the Academy without being too threatening

Peter Bradshaw

05, Mar, 2018 @7:34 AM

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Oscars 2018: The Shape of Water and Frances McDormand steal the night – as it happened
The biggest night in film had one of the most unpredictable best picture races in years, but top acting prizes all went with the favourites

Benjamin Lee in New York, Rory Carroll in Los Angeles, Morwenna Ferrier and Lauren Cochrane in London

05, Mar, 2018 @6:45 AM

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Why The Shape of Water should win the 2018 best picture Oscar
Ahead of the 2018 Oscars, Cath Clarke argues that the quiet female steeliness at the heart of Guillermo del Toro’s fish-love fable should make the Academy rethink its aversion to fantasy

Cath Clarke

26, Feb, 2018 @8:00 AM

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Baftas 2018: Three Billboards wins best film and dancing fish-men – as it happened
It’s Shape of Water v Three Billboards v Darkest Hour as the British film establishment gets together for its big awards night

Stuart Heritage, Hannah Marriott, Scarlett Conlon

18, Feb, 2018 @10:59 PM

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The Shape of Water review – a seductively melancholy creature feature
Guillermo del Toro’s magical movie, a cold war thriller, is underpinned by a superb cast and knowing nods to Hollywood classics

Mark Kermode, Observer film critic

18, Feb, 2018 @9:00 AM

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The Shape of Water review – an operatic plunge into Guillermo del Toro's immersive cinema
Sally Hawkins gives a career-best performance as a mute who falls for a sea creature in this ravishing romantic fantasy where The Twilight Zone meets Puccini

Peter Bradshaw

15, Feb, 2018 @3:30 PM

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Isn't it time disabled actors and directors were allowed to make their own films?
Sally Hawkins shines as a mute woman in Guillermo del Toro’s Oscar hopeful The Shape of Water. But imagine if cinema actually opened up to film-makers with disabilities

Justin Edgar

09, Feb, 2018 @6:10 AM

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