Some decent performances, production design and atmosphere help offset the tired formula on offer.
The graphic novel adaptation is scheduled to hit cinemas next year.
And it's only just getting started...
The second season arrives on International Women's Day, March 8, 2018.
We have our new Thomas Magnum.
Chastain and director Andy Muschietti previously worked together on 'Mama'.
Directed by SJ Clarkson ('Jessica Jones', 'Orange Is the New Black') and written by two-time Oscar nominee David Hare ('The Hours', 'The Reader').
Follow up a debut that made $255 million from a budget of $4.5 million and is now up for 4 Oscars, including Best Picture. No pressure, Peele.
Fans of films like 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel', 'The Lady in the Van' and 'The Hundred-Foot Journey' are in for a great time.
The action-drama will arrive in Australia cinemas on March 8.
Bad news if you're a fan of "Be Prepared".
Naturalistic performances, gorgeous provincial scenery and healthy debates, but you'll still be left wanting more.
The judging panel this year included Susan Sarandon, Rachel Griffiths and 'Lion' director Garth Davis.