It Chapter Two, which premieres on Sept. 6, is set 27 years after the Losers Club first encountered Pennywise (Bill Skaarsgård), the creepy, and mysterious shapeshifting clown in 2017's It. A devastating phone call from Mike (Isaiah Mustafa) forces them to reunite in their hometown of Derry in the sequel. But while times may have changed, their enemy has not, and it may be helpful for the grown-up Losers to remember all they went through in the first film in order to take down Pennywise once and for all. If you need a quick recap, just look at the scariest moments in the first Itmovie,which will remind you just how high the stakes are in this final battle.
It was the summer of 1989 when It chose to mess with the wrong kids. And though the terrifying being is able to escape at the end of that film, it had finally found its match in Bill (Jaeden Martell/James McAvoy), Ben (Jeremy Ray Taylor/Jay Ryan), Beverly (Sophia Lillis/Jessica Chastain), Richie (Finn Wolfhard/Bill Hader), Mike (Chosen Jacobs/Mustafa), Eddie (Jack Dylan Grazer/James Ransone), and Stanley (Wyatt Oleff/Andy Bean).
The kids may have been shaken by It's attacks, but that didn't stop them from confronting their fears, standing up to their bullies, and surviving the worst. Here's a refresher on all the creepy stuff they endured: