2017 hasn’t even reached its half-way point yet and we’ve already been treated to a bevy of terrifying characters in films and television. Our friends at Looper have just released a new video essay/list that honors the best of the worst: The Scariest New Monsters of 2017! Have a watch and let us know if you’re favorite beastie from 2017 got a nod.
If you can’t stream, I’ve listed the creatures featured below the video.
Winslow from The Walking Dead Season 7.
Pennywise from Andrés Muschietti’s
The Skull Crawlers from Kong: Skull Island.
The Octo-Beast from Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.
The Mummy from The Mummy
Calvin from LIFE.
The Xenomorphs from Alien: Covenant
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Is there a monster from 2017 who you think should have made the list? Sound off in the Comments section! And check out the trailers & synopses for The Mummy and IT below.
Official Synopsis: Thought safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the desert, an ancient princess whose destiny was unjustly taken from her is awakened in the modern era, bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia and terrors that defy human comprehension.
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. Look for IT to arrive in US Theaters on September 8th.