Guillermo del Toro’s critically acclaimed ‘The Shape of Water’ follows a lonely janitor at a secret government facility who finds love with a strange merman creature. It’s a beautiful story about the power of love an acceptance but it may be a beautiful story told once before.
Reddit users have been taking del Toro to task on how similar ‘The Shape of Water’ is to a student film from 2015 called ‘The Space Between Us’ that for all intents and purposes has the same plot of the recently released film. Don’t believe me? Check out the similarities between the trailers.
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