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It hits it big

Stephen King wrote It. Warner Bros. and New Line made It. Audiences seem to love It.

The new horror film broke records over the three-day weekend as the largest September opening and largest opening for an R-rated horror film in North American theatres.

It, starring Bill Skarsgard as a clown who terrorises children in a sleepy Maine town, pulled in an estimated US$117 million (S$157 million), Exhibitor Relations reported.Coming in second was the romantic comedy Home Again, which stars Reese Witherspoon, with just US$9 million.- AFP