"At the beginning, when writing and building the rhythms of the story, everything we put there seems very essential to the story. However, when the movie is finally edited and has four hours, we realize that some events and some rhythms can be easily removed but the essence of the story remains intact, "explained the filmmaker.
"We can't present a four-hour movie because people will start to get uncomfortable – no matter what they are watching – but we ended up having a movie that is two hours and 45 minutes long, and the pace is pretty good. saw had any complaints, "he stressed.
The producer has promised that a longer "director's version" will be released on video because there are amazing scenes that are worth it.
"It", released in 2017, was 135 minutes long and grossed an impressive $ 700 million worldwide.
This sequel, which arrives in Portugal on September 5, comes with Jessica Chastain and James McAvoy as the adult versions of children who appear in the first part and return to their city 27 years later to face Pennywise, the terrifying clown that appeared in the sewers. to terrorize them.
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