What’s scarier than a creepy clown hanging out in the storm drain? How about the most hated, annoying fictional character ever committed to celluloid? The folks at How It Should Have Ended have started a new series called Hero Swap wherein they switch out a film’s lead antagonist/protagonist with someone completely different, usually with hysterical results.
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There’s latest episode of Hero Swap axes Pennywise for Stephen King’s IT for Jar Jar Binks, the submissive, floppy-eared alien from the Star Wars franchise (who was loved by no one). Give the video a spin and let us know what you think in the Comments section!
Official Synopsis: Pennywise the Dancing Clown gets swapped out with Jar Jar Binks in this episode of Hero Swap. The word “Hero” being used loosely of course. Brought to you by HISHE and Klomp! Animation.
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IT (directed by Andy Muschietti) arrives on VOD December 19th and Blu-ray/DVD January 9th. Check out the trailer and synopsis below.
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 and Jacobs, IT stars Jaeden Lieberher, Jeremy Ray Taylor, Sophia Lillis, Finn Wolfhard (Stranger Things), Wyatt Oleff, Jack Dylan Grazer, and Nicholas Hamilton.
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