Andrés Muschietti’s IT, featuring Bill Skarsgård as the evil clown Pennywise, crawls out of the sewers and into US Theaters on September 8th. Even uber-fans of the 1990’s miniseries featuring Tim Curry as Pennywise have been wowed by a couple of amazing trailers, proof that Muschietti is paying proper respect to both Stephen King’s bestselling novel and miniseries so many adore.
Those who need proof that Muschietti is on point need only check out the video below produced by Movie Pilot. It shows clips from the 1990’s miniseries side-by-side with clips culled from the trailers for 2017’s IT. This guy clearly knows what he’s doing.
Be sure to check out the most recent trailer, synopsis, and poster for Muschietti’s IT below; and check back often for additional IT news as details emerge. Stay tuned!
Official Synopsis: When children begin to disappear in the town of Derry, Maine, neighborhood kids band together to square off against Pennywise (Bill Skarsgård), an evil clown whose history of murder and violence dates back for centuries.
In addition to Skarsgård, IT stars Jaeden Lieberher, Jeremy Ray Taylor, Sophia Lillis, Finn Wolfhard (Stranger Things), Wyatt Oleff, Chosen Jacobs, Jack Dylan Grazer, and Nicholas Hamilton.