The film “It” became the highest grossing horror
A new adaptation of the novel by Stephen King “It” beat all the records at the box office.
Horror was released by the studio New Line Cinema in 2017. Less than 3 weeks at the box office, he collected more than $ 500 million. Said the head of international marketing and distribution of Warner Bros. Sue Caroll.
According to her, “It” became the highest grossing film among the classic horror films in world history. Beating the 44-year-old “Exorcist” by William Friedkin. Sue Carroll also noted that when the film “It” exceeded the box office of 500 million dollars, it went down in history. And its creators can be proud of their masterpiece more than ever.
“The filmmakers and actors did much more than just a box office hit. They created a must-watch film that triumphed around the world and continued to go,” – said Sue.
Studio Warner Bros. reported that the film “It” broke the box office record for the results of its first weekend in cinemas in more than 30 countries around the world. The other day, the film is planned to be released in several countries, including Germany, Italy and Japan.
“For an ordinary blockbuster, there’s nothing special about crossing the 500 million mark, but for a horror film it’s a historic moment.” We have cause for pride, ” – Caroll said.
The film “It” was directed by Andres Mousquetti. The role of the evil clown Pennyviz got Swede Bill Skarsgard. In the film also starred Jaden Lieberher, Jeremy Ray Taylor, Sophia Lillis, Finn Wolfhard, Jack Grazer, Chouzen Jacobs, Vyatt Oleff and others. The premiere of the second part of the film will be on September 6, 2019.