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United States, around 1963. It is the Cold War and the military and space race is at its peak. Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is a silent cleaning employee in a government facility that hides some secret laboratories. His life changes completely when he discovers an enigmatic being: a unique man-fish, an authentic natural anomaly, who lives locked up and is the victim of various experiments. Elisa then begins to feel sympathy for this strange being and a strong connection is established between them. But the real world is not a safe place for a man of these characteristics.
Guillermo del Toro (The Scarlet Summit, Pacific Rim) writes and directs this romantic fantasy drama starring Sally Hawkins (Paddington, Godzilla), Doug Jones (Never Say Your Name, Ouija: The Origin of Evil), Michael Stuhlbarg (The Case Sloane, The Arrival), Richard Jenkins (Kong: The Skull Island, The Hollar) Michael Shannon (Night Animals, Batman v Superman: The Dawn of Justice) and Octavia Spencer (Hidden Figures, The Divergent Series: Loyal).