Stephen King’s IT: A Video Essay on Pennywise’s Introduction

Using a side by side comparison from the 1990 miniseries IT and the 2017 film adaptation, Nelson Carvajal examines what makes Pennywise’s introduction subtly more terrifying in the original miniseries, directed by Tommy Lee Wallace.


Character Introductions


Remakes


Supernatural Horror


Television


Andy Muschietti


It (1990)