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Guillermo del Toro gets Hollywood star, urges immigrants to 'reject fear'

Aug 07, 2019 - 10:44 AM

'Believe in the stories you have inside and believe we can all make a difference,' he tells fellow immigrants during his Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony

Guillermo del Toro is working on a stop-motion 'Pinocchio' musical

Oct 24, 2018 - 2:30 PM

Netflix has given Del Toro the green light to direct, produce, and write the animated musical version of the children's classic

'Pacific Rim: Uprising' Review: Senseless plot, mindless fun

Apr 02, 2018 - 11:30 PM

Pacific Rim: Uprising, starring John Boyega and Cailee Spaeny, is a sequel to the 2013 Guillermo del Toro film

ROBOTS RETURN. 'Pacific Rim:Uprising' sees super-sized robots taking on monsters. Screenshot from

Hometown mariachis serenade 'monster' Del Toro's Oscars

Mar 05, 2018 - 10:08 PM

Mexico celebrates the director's win for his movie 'The Shape of Water'

Fans of Mexican director Guillermo del Toro celebrate at La Minerva square, in Guadalajara, Jalisco State, on March 4, 2018, after del Toro won the Oscar for "The Shape of Water."  Guillermo del Toro won the Oscar for best director for his acclaimed fantasy about a mute janitor's romance with a mysterious amphibian-man creature. / AFP PHOTO / Ulises Ruiz

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Mar 05, 2018 - 9:25 PM

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Oscars 2018: 'The Shape of Water' wins Best Picture

Mar 05, 2018 - 12:56 PM

The film wins over other nominees, including 'Lady Bird' and 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri'

THE SHAPE OF WATER. The fantasy film wins Best Picture. Screenshot from

Oscars 2018: Guillermo Del Toro wins Best Director

Mar 05, 2018 - 12:26 PM

Del Toro wins for his movie 'The Shape of Water'

(FILES) This file photo taken on November 15, 2017 shows director Guillermo del Toro attending the premiere of "The Shape of Water," at the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Science in Beverly Hills, California. Long before he was the celebrated director of fantasy romance "The Shape of Water," this year's top Oscar contender with 13 nominations, Guillermo del Toro was fascinated with monsters and the movies. Teachers in his hometown, Guadalajara, Mexico, remember him coming to class with giant cockroaches, and friends recall helping him shoot his first movie at their school -- an eight-millimeter short film featuring a gelatinous monster. / AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck

‘The Shape of Water’ review: Love in the time of intolerance

Feb 25, 2018 - 7:00 PM

'The Shape of Water' is a gorgeous film

'Three Billboards' tops Baftas as 'Time's Up' campaign shares stage

Feb 19, 2018 - 8:03 AM

'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri' captures 5 Baftas in an emotionally charged ceremony that featured fashion and rhetoric in support of the fight against sexual harassment

WINNERS. British-Irish filmmaker Martin McDonagh (L), producer Peter Czernin (2L), US actor Sam Rockwell, and British producer Graham Broadbent (R) pose with citation reader US actress Frances McDormand (2R) after receiving the award for Best Film for 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri' at the BAFTA British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Albert Hall in London on February 18, 2018. Ben Stanstall/AFP

Guillermo Del Toro wins top DGA prize for 'The Shape of Water'

Feb 05, 2018 - 9:36 AM

The Mexican filmmaker wins the best director award at the Directors Guild of America, a month before the Oscars

Director Guillermo Del Toro, winner of the outstanding directorial achievement in feature films, poses in the press room at the 2018 DGA Awards at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California on February 3, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / ROBYN BECK

'The Shape of Water' leads Golden Globe nominations with 7

Dec 11, 2017 - 10:56 PM

(UPDATED) The awards season is expected to be overshadowed this year by the sexual misconduct scandal engulfing the movie industry

NOMINEES. Actress Alfre Woodard attends the 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards nomination announcement, December 11, 2017, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. 'The Shape of Water,' Guillermo del Toro's fairy tale romance, led the Golden Globe nominations on Monday with seven nods, including for best motion picture drama and actress Sally Hawkins. "The Post" and 'Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri' followed with six nods and coming-of-age film 'Lady Bird' got four nominations. Photo by Robyn Beck / AFP

Daftar penerima penghargaan di 'Venice Film Festival 2017'

Sep 11, 2017 - 8:30 AM

Sutradara Guillermo Del Toro yang menggarap film The Shape of Water meraih penghargaan tertinggi Golden Lion

TOP PRIZE. Sutradara Guillermo del Toro meraih penghargaan tertinggi Golden Lion di ajang 'Venice Film Festival 2017' lewat film garapannya yang berjudul 'The Shape of Water'. Foto oleh Filippo Monteforte/AFP

Guillermo Del Toro's 'The Shape of Water' wins Venice Golden Lion

Sep 10, 2017 - 7:56 AM

Del Toro had described the flick as an antidote to cynicism and enchanted reviewers hailed it as his greatest work yet

TOP PRIZE. Director Guillermo Del Toro receives the Golden Lion for Best Film with the movie 'The Shape of Water' during the award ceremony of the 74th Venice Film Festival on September 9, 2017 at Venice Lido. Filippo Monteforte/AFP

George A. Romero, father of the zombie movie, dead at 77

Jul 17, 2017 - 2:31 PM

George s manager Chris Roes says the director died in his sleep after briefly battling lung cancer

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 05: Director George A. Romero addresses the audience at the Night of the Living Dead World Premiere of Restored Print during the To Save and Project: The 14th MOMA International Festival of Film Preservation at MOMA on November 5, 2016 in New York City. Lars Niki/Getty Images for Museum of Modern Art, Department of Film/AFP

Domo arigato, Mr. ‘Wolverine’

Jul 28, 2013 - 2:38 PM

The clawed comics based hero goes to Japan for an adventure with depth and action

READY FOR HIS CLAWS-UP. Hugh Jackman IS the Wolverine. Photos from 20th Century Fox

Action-packed second half

Jul 03, 2013 - 8:43 PM

More blockbusters for the rest of 2013 and a sequel filled 2014

POPCORN, ADRENALINE. Brace yourself for the remaining action in 2013

'Mama' screams to top of N. America box office

Jan 21, 2013 - 8:39 AM

Newly released horror film Mama pushed the Oscar tipped bin Laden manhunt movie Zero Dark Thirty out of the top slot at the North American weekend box office

Jessica Chastain in a scene from the movie "Mama." Photo courtesy of the movie's official Facebook page.