Thanks to Jonathan Barkan at Dread Central for putting this tasty item on my radar!
Jason Todd is the anti-hero known as Red Hood in the DC Comics universe; Pennywise is the scourge of Derry whose tendrils stretch into other tales from the Master of Horror Stephen King; Red Hood: IT is an unauthorized fan film from Robot Underground that combines these disparate worlds into a nightmarish shared reality that will thrill fans of stylized violence and supernatural terrors.
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Every hero and villain has a backstory. Comic fans may think they know what makes Todd tick, but could childhood trauma at the hands of a certain Dancing Clown have something to do with his tortured psyche? Did something happen to him—27 years ago perhaps?
Red Hood: IT features characters that will be recognizable to DC fans as well as Stephen King aficionados. Put on your headphones, turn down the lights, and settle in for some pulse-pounding mayhem!
Official Synopsis: We are so excited to release this film! The team behind the film is beyond talented and are truly inspiring. “Red Hood IT” is part of our new “Robot Underdog Presents” series where we feature other independent filmmakers! Our goal with this series is to support other indie filmmakers and nerds like us by providing a platform to show their films! Anyone can submit – even you!
Red Hood: IT is directed by Hisonni Johnson and Alberto Triana; it stars Noel Schefflin, Jeremy Boone, and Veronica Mistuk.