It (2017)

Film details

  • Country

    USA

  • Year

    2017

  • Genre

    Horror

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Fiction

Alternative titles

  • It Chapter One Alternative

Synopsis

Horror story set in the small town of Derry, Maine, in the late 1980s. After being attacked by a clown who appears to him from a drain in the pavement, a young boy called Georgie disappears. His brother Bill and some other misfit children band together to try to solve Georgie's disappearance, which is just one of a series of unsolved child disappearances that have been occurring. Over the course of a summer, the group find themselves confronting a shape-shifting entity, often appearing as Pennywise, 'the dancing clown', bearing red balloons, which seems to return every 27 years and cause the deaths or disappearances of dozens of children in their town. The gang realise that 'it' feeds off their own fear, and when one of their number is taken prey, they determine to face it down and destroy it.

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