What Is It? Creepy, Fun

Movie: ‘It’
Bill Skarsgård as Pennywise the clown in “It.”

Andy Muschietti’s “It,” based on Stephen King’s novel, is about a creepy clown of the supernatural variety that preys on children in late 1980s Maine. A group of plucky kids, who already take enough crap, band together to face the evil menace.

What a pleasure it is to squirm in a movie theater for the right reasons. “It” is the world record holder for “Don’t go into the cellar” moments.

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