Guillermo del Toro Directing ‘Pinocchio’ for Netflix
Oct25

Guillermo del Toro Directing ‘Pinocchio’ for Netflix

Acclaimed Academy Award Winning Filmmaker Set to Direct, Write, and Produce Stop Motion Animated Musical.

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‘The Shape of Water’ Leads 2018 BAFTA Nominations
Jan09

‘The Shape of Water’ Leads 2018 BAFTA Nominations

Guillermo del Toro’s fantasy drama, starring Sally Hawkins, is named in 12 categories. See the full list of nominees here.

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78/52 (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Nov06

78/52 (15) | Close-Up Film Review

Inappropriately gleeful, impassioned, intriguing and analytical, embrace your dark, inner geek with this documentary about the shower scene in Psycho. It re-invests the scene with much of the trauma the years have stripped from it and makes a good case for it being a key moment in cinema history

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Mexican New Wave Horror – Things are getting bloody strange south of the border
Jan28

Mexican New Wave Horror – Things are getting bloody strange south of the border

The turning point for the modern Mexican horror genre occurred in 1993, when a certain Guillermo Del Toro burst onto the scene with his inventive and brilliantly creepy film Cronos.

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Crimson Peak (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Oct15

Crimson Peak (15) | Close-Up Film Review

Guillermo Del Toro is back in his wheelhouse and so clearly relishing every moment of it. Crimson Peak is vintage Del Toro, as he pushes his gothic proclivities into overdrive on the amazing set that is Allerdale Hall. Set in the late 19th Century

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