‘The Shape Of Water’ Trailer: Red Band Clip Splashes Clear Image Of Creature

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Fox Searchlight’s new
red band trailer for Guillermo del Toro's The Shape of Water gives those of us who couldn’t attend the Venice Film Festival a much clearer look than previous trailers at the mysterious “asset,” the by-turns fanciful and frightening aquatic man at the center of the Cold War parable. Played by Doug Jones, the aquatic man – in part, an apparently big, loving nod by del Toro to that great Hollywood creature from the Black Lagoon – forges an unlikely…