Prolific horror and fantasy novelist Stephen King has seen two of his most popular works adapted for the big screen this year. His magnum opus, The Dark Tower, was finally made into a movie after years of development. Starring Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey, The Dark Tower was released in theaters at the start of August. Meanwhile, IT has also returned to haunt us. The clown-centric horror movie, based on King’s classic 1986 novel, stars Bill Skarsgård as Pennywise, with a cast of pre-teens making up The Losers Club. IT‘s release came almost exactly a month after The Dark Tower, but while The Dark Tower can be declared a flop, ...

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