Ah, right, why won't they think of the children. Right.
I think the new IT is a great example of what went wrong with horror over the years. The story faded away, and all you have is loud screeching when you're SUPPOSED to be scared. Y'know, just in case.
I'm both posters actually.
You got me on the fear boner thing, anon. Quite a peculiar scenario. Hrmph. Adrenalin junkies. The idea of something being mostly safe but just enough to make your blood racing. You hit the sweet spot, and you have adrenaline junkies, fear boners. There!
Also, what would Sinestro and his bunch think of the Fear Boner?