It: Chapter 2 (Muschetti, September 2019) Movie • Page 30

Discussion in 'Entertainment Forum' started by jmwhit04, Jun 20, 2018.

  1. EASheartsVinyl


    I’ve seen some actual Bunyan statues and they always terrify me now. Seeing that would have messed me up. I’ve never made it to New England, but when I do I hope to make the walking tour of the landmarks he used for the book.
    333 GANG likes this.
  2. RyanPm40

    The best goddamn bird lawyer in the world. Supporter

    I'm from New England and didn't even know there was a walking tour of Stephen King landmarks :O
    333 GANG likes this.
  3. EASheartsVinyl


    Yessss!! Here’s one I’ve seen mentioned before although it has a van and everything, lol. I’m pretty sure I’ve seen a website as well where you can go more self-guided, I’ll see if I can find that too.

    SK Tours of Maine | Stephen King Tours in Maine
    RyanPm40 likes this.
  4. EASheartsVinyl


    This is the actual Bunyan:
    BackyardHero11, 333 GANG and RyanPm40 like this.
  5. RyanPm40

    The best goddamn bird lawyer in the world. Supporter

    Wow that's cool haha. I'm probably a 3 hour drive from there, sounds like it'd be pretty fun to explore some time
    EASheartsVinyl likes this.
  6. 333 GANG

    Halfway Between Sleeping and Awake

  7. the rural juror Sep 15, 2019
    (Last edited: Sep 16, 2019)
    the rural juror

    carried in the arms of cheerleaders

    Why are you guys scared of the statue, it’s like the goofiest part of the movie lol.

    Or at least top 10, this movie had a lot of fucking goofy parts.
  8. imthesheriff

    Here I Am. So Glad You Are. Prestigious

    only jump scares got me. everything else seemed so corny and not at all scary.
  9. EASheartsVinyl


    333 GANG likes this.
  10. Zach


    I also just took it as something Pennywise did to mess with Mike, not that his parents were actually drug addicts
    oncenowagain and trevorshmevor like this.
  11. Ya I also saw it as Pennywise preying on Mike. I assumed it was some racist shit he heard people say about his parents while growing up in Derry.
    Zach, oncenowagain and trevorshmevor like this.
  12. EASheartsVinyl


    It’s so insane to me that a main character’s entire backstory was left to nothing but assumptions and a few pieces of subtext.
    Zilla, Zach and Brother Beck like this.
  13. the rural juror

    carried in the arms of cheerleaders

    Why is that insane? That happens all the time.
  14. EASheartsVinyl


    Because they didn’t do it for any of the other kids, and the characters and their relationships/motivations were by far the best part of the adaptation in general. Also because they had five hours of content that made it to theaters, but didn’t develop an entire thread that is central to the story.
  15. DarkHotline

    Swedish Festival Enthusiast Supporter

    I mean, that basically happened in the miniseries too
  16. EASheartsVinyl


    Not really. The miniseries kept the racism he faced and his interest in Derry history coming from his dad, so his presence in the group and reason for staying behind out of any of them made sense. The series has huge faults of its own, but they got the people right for the most part.
  17. EASheartsVinyl


    Oh and apparently the Pennywise miniseries documentary is now a 3-hour cut, and I NEED IT. They just updated with some new info for the first time in months. Really hope it doesn’t get trapped in any kind of release hell.
    Jake Gyllenhaal likes this.

  18. oh wow thanks a lot very helpful now i'm no longer scared of that clown at the liquor store
    EASheartsVinyl likes this.
  19. EASheartsVinyl


    I did not pay attention to the logo in the corner and had no idea what this would be. The mime part.
  20. DickyCullz

    Doesn’t have Ashley Madison

    EASheartsVinyl likes this.
  21. stayillogical

    Thank you and good night Prestigious

    I've never watched the miniseries. What's the general consensus on it?
    Brother Beck and zachmacD like this.
  22. zachmacD


    It's definitely worth a watch.
    Brother Beck likes this.
  23. EASheartsVinyl


    It’s cheesy, dated, and they had to condense a ton of it, but Tim Curry is incredible, some of the scenes are totally terrifying, and a lot of the practical effects are fun. Definitely not perfect, but they nailed more than a lot of people give them credit for.
    Jake Gyllenhaal and Brother Beck like this.
  24. Jake Gyllenhaal

    Resident bad boy Supporter

    and a young Seth Green!
    zachmacD and EASheartsVinyl like this.