Pennywise, Pound Senseless

So, last night we watched the movie retroactively titled It Chapter 1, the first part of the more recent adaptation of Stephen King's novel IT. Our household's analysis of it was that much like the previous adaptation, it had its strong points and its weak points. I'm not really going to get into it here at this time, but I will say that I was struck by how different the climactic showdown was from the book, which involved harnessing the power of belief and some metaphorical rituals and basically took place across multiple dimensions of mind and space.

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