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Weekend Box Office: ‘It’ Narrowly Beats ‘American Made,’ ‘Kingsman 2’

Weekend Box Office

According to Sunday estimates, Warner Bros. and New Line’s It has returned to narrowly beat out American Made and Kingsman 2 in a close three-way contest this weekend.

Some rival studios reportedly show It and Fox’s Kingsman: The Golden Circle tying with $17 million each, and Universal’s American Made coming in slightly behind, meaning this one likely won’t be settled until Monday morning.

Weekend Box Office: ‘It’ Continues Domination with $60 Million

Weekend Box Office

Warner Bros. and New Line’s It continued to dominate this weekend, adding another accomplishment to the record books. Andy Muschietti‘s Stephen King adaptation earned $60 million domestically for a two-week total of $218.7 million. That makes the movie the highest-grossing September release for North America.

Weekend Box Office: ‘It’ Breaks Several Records with $117 Million Opening

Weekend Box Office

Warner/New Line‘s It broke several box office records during its opening weekend. Andres Muschietti‘s adaptation of the 1986 Stephen King novel raked in $117,1 million, breaking biggest Fall opening, biggest opening day for an R-rated movie, biggest all-time opening for a horror film, biggest opening to date for a feature adaptation of a Stephen King novel, and the biggest for New Line.

The First Trailer for Stephen King’s ‘It’ Features Pennywise

Andres Muschietti’s Horror Film

New Line Cinema has released the first trailer for new adaptation of Stephen King‘s horror novel It, starring Bill Skarsgard as the story’s central villain, a sinister clown named Pennywise who terrorizes the town of Derry, Maine every 30 years.

Andres Muschietti (Mama) directed the new take on the horror classic from a screenplay by Chase Palmer & Cary Fukunaga and Gary Dauberman.

Director Cary Fukunaga Exits Stephen King’s IT Adaptation

Stephen King Novel

The Wrap first broke the news of Cary Fukunaga‘s departure from New Line’s upcoming two-film adaptation of Stephen King’s landmark novel It.

The “True Detective” helmer clashed with the studio over budget cuts and it’s likely the movie is on hold permanently.

IT Remake: Poulter will Play Pennywise for Fukunaga

Adaptation Of Stephen King's Novel

The Maze Runner‘s Will Poulter is in talks to play the killer clown Pennywise in Cary Fukunaga‘s upcoming It remake.

New Line’s adaptation of Stephen King’s classic horror novel will be split into two films.