“IT” BECOMES THE HIGHEST GROSSING HORROR FILM OF ALL TIME

The latest Stephen King adaptation, IT, continues to scare its way to record breaking numbers. Based on the films projected pace, it is tracking to be the highest-grossing horror film by the end of the week. This will surpass 1973’s The Exorcist which has brought roughly $233 million USD in lifetime earnings.  According to projections, IT will close the week with $270 million USD in earnings domestically. Globally the film has grossed $376 million. The film is not only killing numbers, but it has earned an impressive 85% on Rotten Tomatoes.