Films: Lauren Lee Smith

The Shape of Water

  • 5 stars
  • 2017
  • US
  • 1h 59min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Guillermo del Toro
  • Cast: Sally Hawkins, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Doug Jones, Lauren Lee Smith, Michael Stuhlbarg, Octavia Spencer
  • UK release: 16 February 2018

In 1962 Baltimore, Eliza (Hawkins) is a mute who works as a cleaner in a secret government facility alongside the chatty Zelda (Spencer); there she makes a connection with a mysterious monster (Jones). A wondrous tale of underwater love, with an apt and refreshing approach to female sexuality; from screenplay through…

Pathology

  • 2 stars
  • 2008
  • US
  • 1h 34min
  • 18
  • Directed by: Marc Schölermann
  • Written by: Neveldine/Taylor
  • Cast: Milo Ventimiglia, Alyssa Milano, Lauren Lee Smith, Dan Callahan, Michael Weston, Johnny Whitworth, Keir O'Donnell, Larry Drake

When new intern Ted (Ventimiglia) stumbles across a very nasty little secret at a university hospital in Philadelphia, he knows he has to act. The trouble is that the future of his career revolves around him turning a blind eye. A pedestrian, clichéd TV-inspired horror thriller that rips of 'ER' and 'CSI'.