IT – Stephen King
What it is about: Stephen King’s 1986 novel ‘IT’ follows a group of kids ‘The Losers’ Club’ who are harassed by a malevolent shape-shifting monster which lurks in the town of Derry, Maine’s sewers and storm drains. In its most prominent form, the monster takes the shape of a horrific balloon clad clown named Pennywise. The book is being turned into a film by director Andy Muschietti, with a screenplay by Chase Palmer and Cary Fukunaga.
Goodreads Rating: 4.18
Who is starring: Bill Skarsgård (Pennywise), Finn Wolfhard (Richie Tozier), Sophia Lilli (Beverly Marsh), Nicholas Hamilton (Henry Bowers), Jaeden Lieberher (Bill Denbrough), Jeremy Ray Taylor (Ben Hanscom) and Jack Dylan Grazer (Eddie Kaspbrak).
Release date: September 7