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The most anticipated films at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival

The most anticipated films at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival

What’s at the top of the must-see movies list at the Toronto International Film Festival? Tonya Harding, a forbidden love between a woman and a sea creature, President Obama, unicorns and a teeny, tiny Matt Damon.

Find out which films Los Angeles Times writers are eager to see and which movies are already stirring up Oscar buzz.

“The Shape of Water”

After landing rave reviews at the Venice Film Festival and cheers at Telluride, Toronto is the next stop for Guillermo del Toro’s monster movie about intolerance. And (if the buzz is to believed) the possible beginning of a long road toward the Academy Awards.

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