[33] Quinn has expressed the idea of flipping the concept of the first film around, with Maika Monroe's Jay or another protagonist going down the chain to find the origin of "it".

[25] Finally, in February 2018, Chastain officially joined the cast to portray the character,[26] making the film her second collaboration with Muschietti after Mama. It attacks the Losers and places Bill, Ben, and Beverly in nightmarish hallucinations, which they escape once Bill lets go of his guilt over Georgie's death, and Beverly realizes Ben wrote the love letter. Lili Sepe as Kelly Height, Jay’s younger sister. Instead of entering the pool, it throws the devices at her. [9] Mitchell used wide-angle lenses when filming to give the film an expansive look,[9] and cited the works of George Romero and John Carpenter as influences on the film's compositions and visual aesthetic. Richie and Eddie decide to leave until Beverly reveals that she has had psychic visions of their deaths should they fail to fulfill their promise. Leisa Pulido as Mrs. Hannigan, Greg’s mother.

"[15][16] Muschietti stated that two cut scenes from the first film will possibly be included in the second, one of which being the fire at the Black Spot from the book. Obviously that would be a story that's not in the book, it would be a freestanding story, but obviously within the same universe. Footage from the film was shown at the CinemaCon on April 2, 2019. [citation needed], The film had a domestic gross of $14.7 million and an international gross of $8.6 million for a worldwide total of $23.3 million.

[62] Rich Juzwiak of Jezebel gave the film a negative review, calling it "meandering" and "a movie that has no sense of its rules. [22] On review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes, it holds a 95% approval rating and a rating average score of 8.07/10, based on 259 reviews. All music is composed by Benjamin Wallfisch. Greg has sex with Jay in the hospital, as he does not believe the entity exists. It Follows (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), https://itfollows.fandom.com/wiki/It_Follows_Wiki?oldid=322. "[29] Mike Pereira of Bloody Disgusting described the film as a "creepy, mesmerizing exercise in minimalist horror" and labelled it "a classical horror masterpiece". [42], On March 29, 2019, it was announced that English composer, conductor, and pianist Benjamin Wallfisch, who had previously composed original scores for films such as Hidden Figures, Blade Runner 2049, and Shazam!,[43] was set to compose the soundtrack for It Chapter Two,[44] marking this as the second time the composer has worked with director Andy Muschietti, after previously composing the soundtrack for the first film It (2017). Nicholas Hamilton reprises his role as the young Henry Bowers.

Luke Hodgson as Clawson High School Striped Sweater Boy, This page was last edited on 30 October 2020, at 00:23. [53] The film made $37.4 million in its first day, including $10.5 million from Thursday night previews, the second-highest total for both a September opening and horror film, behind the first film's $13.5 million.

The book ends where the second movie ends, so that is the final chapter of this story. The website's critical consensus reads, "It Chapter Two proves bigger doesn't always mean scarier for horror sequels, but a fine cast and faithful approach to the source material keep this follow-up afloat. It went on to debut to $91 million, also the second-best ever for a horror film and a September release, while being over $30 million less than the first film. "[27] Tim Robey of The Daily Telegraph gave the film five out of five stars and said, "With its marvellously suggestive title and thought-provoking exploration of sex, this indie chiller is a contemporary horror fan's dream come true. When a tall man, seemingly with no eyes, enters the bedroom, Jay flees the house; her friends catch up to her at a nearby playground. [4] This is the second collaboration between McAvoy, Chastain, Hader, Weixler and Beinbrink after The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby. It was released theatrically in France on February 4, 2015, and in the United Kingdom on February 27. "[56] On Metacritic, which uses a weighted average, the film has a score of 58 out of 100, based on 52 critics, indicating "mixed or average reviews. Go to these sites for info or for help with your own wiki! Later, Jay and Paul walk down the street holding hands, as a figure walks behind them. [48] On July 17, 2019, the second poster and the final trailer were released at the San Diego Comic-Con. Jay, waiting in the pool, spots the entity and realizes it has taken the appearance of her father. A release on DVD, Blu-ray, and 4K was on December 10, 2019 in the United States. Jay's sister Kelly and her friends, Paul and Yara, agree to help and spend the night in Jay and Kelly's house. Sophia Lillis chose Jessica Chastain and Finn Wolfhard chose Bill Hader,[23] both of whom would end up cast in those roles. Little is known about the creature or where it came from, but it is the result of a curse that was created through unknown means. The ritual traps the Deadlights in a sealing jar, but It emerges from the jar as a giant red balloon, which bursts, revealing It in two combined forms, Pennywise and a spider. I think it would be fun. Bill runs off to save Dean, only to watch helplessly as Pennywise kills the boy. Later, Bill receives a message from It who is going after Dean. [8] Mitchell realized that the concept he was working on was tough to describe and thus refused to discuss the plot when asked what he was working on, reasoning later, "When you say it out loud, it sounds like the worst thing ever. In September 2017, Muschietti and his sister mentioned that Chastain would be their top choice to play the adult version of Beverly Marsh. "[57] Audiences polled by CinemaScore gave the film an average grade of "B+" on an A+ to F scale, the same as the first film, while those at PostTrak gave it an overall positive score of 76% and a 56% "definite recommend. [30] Michael Nordine of Vice named It Follows as "the best horror film in years",[31] and critic Mark Frauenfelder called it "the best horror film in over a decade". Child's Play • This wiki contains disturbing images and details involving sex and violence. [45], According to Wallfisch, the score for It Chapter Two features a larger orchestra and choir than previously and draws on both themes from the first film's soundtrack with "more scale and ambition — to reflect the scope of the film", as well as creates new themes to reflect the characters development over the past 27 years.[46][46]. [31][5] Later, Teach Grant was cast to play the adult version of Henry Bowers, played by Nicholas Hamilton, and Jess Weixler was also cast, as Bill's wife.

Richie and Eddie retrieve their artifacts: a token from an arcade and an inhaler. Wherever they go, It Follows. "[58] Variety's Peter DeBruge wrote, "The clown is back, and the kids have grown up in part two of Stephen King's monster novel, which inspires an overlong, but suitably scary sequel,"[59] while Christy Lemire of RogerEbert.com gave the film two-and-a-half out of four stars, stating that "It Chapter Two can be a sprawling, unwieldy mess—overlong, overstuffed and full of frustrating detours—but its casting is so spot-on, its actors have such great chemistry and its monster effects are so deliriously ghoulish that the film keeps you hooked. Halloween • Anything in the Stephen King Universe interests me, but there's only so much of the story we could tell in the two movies. From what I understand, it's an anxiety dream. Pennywise confronts Richie and taunts him about his sexuality before menacing Eddie, but when Eddie stands up to It, the creature shrinks and flees. [37][38], Some interiors were filmed at a 1902 mansion in Toronto, Cranfield House, while homes in the city, and in Oshawa and Pickering, were used as exteriors. [49][50] The studio spent a total of $95 million promoting the film worldwide. Talks for an It sequel began in February 2016. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Whatever I was going through at that time, my parents divorced when I was around that age, so I imagine it was something to do with that. It was given a limited release in the United States on March 13[17] and a wide release on March 27[18] in 1,200 theaters.
[21] The film made its international debut in the United Kingdom on February 27, 2015, where it earned $573,290 (£371,142) on 190 screens for the #8 position. [52], It Chapter Two grossed $211.6 million in the United States and Canada, and $261.5 million in other territories, for a worldwide total of $473.1 million. Eddie saves him, but is fatally impaled. Juoni. Even if you try to solve it. [28][29][30], In June 2018, Isaiah Mustafa joined as the adult version of Mike Hanlon, while Xavier Dolan and Will Beinbrink were also cast as Adrian Mellon and Tom Rogan, respectively. It Follows is a 2014 American horror film written and directed by David Robert Mitchell and starring Maika Monroe, Keir Gilchrist, Daniel Zovatto, Jake Weary, Olivia Luccardi, and Lili Sepe. [51], The film was released in a digital format on November 19, 2019.

The Losers meet for dinner and Mike refreshes their memories before they are tormented by hallucinations and learn of Stan's suicide.