Stephen King has presented many novels that have become films. News of the classic novel and 1986 film “It” being remade sparked a slew of excitement among many horror fans. Remakes often have to live up to expectations of familiar viewers, thus making it even more important that a remake is both fresh and nostalgic at the same time. The 2017 “It” remake is able to meet many of the expectations, but does not meet all of them.
The film is set in the fictionalized city of Derry, Maine. This new adaptation is set in the time period of the late 1980s while the original is set in the 1950s. The film focuses on a