It stormed the box office in September 2017, smashing box office records, pleasing critics, and quickly washing away the bad taste of so many poorly wrought Stephen King
adaptations like the current of a suburban neighborhood sewer. Move over Ernest Hemmingway! Beat it Dr. Seuss
! The Stephen King
adaptation is a hot commodity in Hollywood once again.
Sure, those aforementioned authors have had their books adapted less than half as many times as the works of Stephen King
. With so many adapted works from the same prolific storyteller, many of them are sure to be bad. And that is the case with Stephen King
. If you grew up in the 80s, you might even remember that a Stephen King
movie was not anticipated with the kind of must-see attitude of today's audiences. Many laughed off the notion, believing that if it was a Stephen King
movie, it must be bad.
But as It reminded audiences,