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Guillermo del Toro

1964-10-09 Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico

Image of Guillermo del Toro


Guillermo del Toro (born October 9, 1964) is a Mexican filmmaker and writer best know for directing the Academy Award-winning fantasy films Pan's Labyrinth (2006) and The Shape of Water (2017), winning the Academy Awards for Best Director and Best Picture for the latter. Del Toro's work draws heavily on sources as diverse as weird fiction, monster movies, fantasy and war, and has been characterized by a strong connection to fairy tales and horror with an effort to infuse visual or poetic beauty in the grotesque.


Mike Mignola: Drawing Monsters Self 2022-07-10
Boris Karloff: The Rest of the Story Self 2022-10-18
Boris Karloff: The Man Behind the Monster Self 2021-09-17
Clapboard Jungle 2020-03-26
The House Is Alive: Constructing 'Crimson Peak' Self 2019-01-14
Surrealistic Nightmares: An In-depth Look at Walloon Horror Cinema himself 2019-04-12
Love, Antosha Self 2019-08-02
Making Apes: The Artists Who Changed Film Himself 2019-01-30
Bloody And Groovy Baby! A Tribute to Sam Raimi's Evil Dead 2 2018-12-11
Five Came Back Self 2017-03-31
When Romero Met Del Toro 2017-10-23
78/52 Self 2017-10-13
The Light and Dark of Crimson Peak Himself 2016-02-09
I Remember Crimson Peak Himself 2016-02-09
A Living Thing 2016-02-09
Crimson Phantoms 2016-02-09
Hand Tailored Gothic Self 2016-02-09
Creature Designers: The Frankenstein Complex Himself 2015-11-18
Lennon or McCartney Self 2014-12-12
The Book of Life Land of the Remembered Captain's Wife (voice) 2014-10-01
Guillermo del Toro Interviews Paul Williams Himself 2014-02-24
Spanish Gothic Self 2013-07-30
Drew: The Man Behind the Poster Himself 2013-07-19
The Fire Rises: The Creation and Impact of The Dark Knight Trilogy Self 2013-09-24
Necessary Evil: Super-Villains of DC Comics Himself 2013-10-23
The Digital Artistry of Pacific Rim Self 2013-10-15
Extraordinary Tales Narrator (voice) (segment 'The Pit and the Pendulum') 2013-02-28
Men in Suits Himself 2012-11-28
Horror Europa with Mark Gatiss Self 2012-10-30
El Santos vs la Tetona Mendoza Gamborimbo Ponx (voice) 2012-11-30
Puss in Boots Comandante / Hombre del bigote (voice) 2011-10-28
Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope Self 2011-09-10
Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan Himself 2011-11-27
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark Creature (Voice) 2010-11-06
North by Northwest: One for the Ages Self 2009-01-01
The Master's Touch: Hitchcock's Signature Style Self 2009-01-01
Hellboy II: The Golden Army Creature Vocals (voice) (uncredited) 2008-07-11
Lovecraft: Fear of the Unknown Himself 2008-07-24
Drew Struzan: An Appreciation of An Artist Himself 2008-03-25
Hellboy: In Service of the Demon Self 2008-11-11
Quantum of Solace Additional Voices (voice) 2008-10-29
In the Master's Shadow: Hitchcock's Legacy Self 2008-10-07
Bernard Herrmann: Hitchcock's Maestro Self 2008-10-07
Starz Inside - Comic Books Unbound Himself 2008-06-10
El último truco Himself 2008-11-20
Edith Head: Dressing the Master's Movies Self 2008-10-07
Saul Bass: Title Champ Himself 2008-10-07
Diary of the Dead Newsreader (voice) (uncredited) 2007-05-26
Dangerous Days: Making Blade Runner Self 2007-12-18
The Power of Myth Self 2007-12-26
El fauno y las hadas Self 2007-12-26
The Melody Echoes the Fairy Tale Self 2007-12-26
The Color and the Shape Self 2007-12-26
Torrente 3: El protector Contacto Giannina (scenes deleted) 2005-09-30
Shadows in the Dark: The Val Lewton Legacy 2005-10-04
Que es un Fantasma?: The Making of 'The Devil's Backbone' Self 2004-01-01
Hellboy: The Seeds of Creation Self 2004-07-27
Hellboy Guy Dressed as Dragon (uncredited) 2004-04-02
Masters of Horror Guillermo del TORO 2002-11-06
Bullfighter Bullboy #2 2000-10-01
Cronos Man Walking Dog (uncredited) 1993-11-05