WHO’S IN IT?
James McAvoy (Split), Jessica Chastain (Mama), Jay Ryan (Lou), Bill Hader (The Skeleton Twins), Isaiah Mustafa (Horrible Bosses), James Ransone (Sinister), Andy Bean (Poor Boy), Bill Skarsgård (Atomic Blonde), Jackson Robert Scott (The Prodigy), Joan Gregson (Grindstone Road), Teach Grant (The Tall Man), Jess Weixler (Teeth), Will Beinbrink (I Saw The Light), Xavier Dolan (Boy Erased), Taylor Frey (Summertime), Jake Weary (Zombeavers), Erik Junnola (film debut), Connor Smith (film debut), Javier Botet (The Conjuring 2), Jaeden Martell (The Book of Henry), Sophia Lillis (Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase), Jeremy Ray Taylor (Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween), Finn Wolfhard (Dog Days), Chosen Jacobs (It), Jack Dylan Grazer (Shazam!), Wyatt Oleff (Guardians of the Galaxy)
WHO’S BEHIND THE CAMERA?
Andy Muschietti (Mama), director; Gary Dauberman (Annabelle Comes Home), writer; Roy Lee (The LEGO Movie), Dan Lin (Gangster Squad) and Barbara Muschietti (It), producers; Benjamin Wallfisch (Hidden Figures), composer; Checco Varese (Miracles from Heaven), cinematographer; Jason Ballantine (Wolf Creek), editor
WHAT’S IT ABOUT?
27 years after they seemingly defeated the evil shapeshifting creature known as It – whose favourite form is that of Pennywise the Clown (Skarsgård) – the creature resurfaces to cause havoc in the town of Derry, Maine. The adult members of The Losers Club – Bill (McAvoy), Beverly (Chastain), Richie (Hader), Ben (Ryan), Eddie (Ransone), Mike (Mustafa) and Stanley (Bean) – reunite after many years apart to get rid of It once and for all…
IN ONE SENTENCE, WHY SHOULD YOU BE EXCITED?
The second half of Stephen King’s epic horror novel is adapted into a movie that’s just as epic and scary, especially with plenty more of Bill Skarsgård’s Pennywise to experience.