IT (MA15+) Play­ing the clown while prey­ing the town, US, 133 min

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This spooky new adap­ta­tion of the old Stephen King book is sure to force a global spike in out­breaks of coul­ro­pho­bia. That’s the fear of clowns, in case you didn’t know. The big-shoed, red-nosed pro­tag­o­nist, Pen­ny­wise (played by Bill Skars­gard) is a Freddy Krueger of the fair­grounds While scary enough to have you avoid­ing cir­cuses, street pa­rades and birth­day par­ties forever­more, It is also a very well-made, well-acted movie that can eas­ily claim a place as one of the year’s best.

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