Wonder Woman, Pennywise top movie-inspired Halloween costumes of 2017

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Halloween is fast approaching, and movie fans have made clear which breakout 2017 characters are inspiring their costumes.

Fandango surveyed 1,000 moviegoers over the past month and asked which movie-inspired costumes they’d be wearing come Oct. 31, with choices limited to characters from films of the past year. For women, the top choice was hardly unexpected: Gal Gadot’s Wonder Woman, the cultural (and box office) phenomenon which hit theaters over the summer. (She’s reappearing in Justice League, out Nov. 17; tickets are now available on Fandango.)

Yet while women are evidently gravitating toward heroic characters — coming in behind Wonder Woman were Beauty and the Beast‘s Belle, played in the new version by Emma Watson, and Star Wars: The Last Jedi‘s Leia, the late Carrie Fisher’s famous and beloved role — the No. 1 pick among men was anything but: Pennywise the Clown, from Stephen King’s It.

As for some of the more surprising choices to make the lists, Ansel Elgort’s Baby in Baby Driver is the only non-franchise character listed on the men’s side, coming in at No. 5, while Cate Blanchett’s Hela from Thor: Ragnarok is a top pick for women even though the movie doesn’t hit theaters until after Halloween.

Read on below for the top 10 movie-inspired Halloween costumes among both men and women, as surveyed by Fandango.

Top 10 Men’s Halloween Movie Costumes

  1. Pennywise the Clown (It)
  2. Stormtrooper (Star Wars: The Last Jedi)
  3. Star-Lord (Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol 2)
  4. Batman (Justice League)
  5. Baby (Baby Driver)
  6. Luke Skywalker (Star Wars: The Last Jedi)
  7. Wolverine (Logan)
  8. Iron Man (Spider-Man: Homecoming)
  9. Jack Sparrow (Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales)
  10. Kylo Ren (Star Wars: The Last Jedi)

Top 10 Women’s Halloween Movie Costumes

  1. Wonder Woman (Wonder Woman; Justice League)
  2. Belle (Beauty & The Beast)
  3. Leia (Star Wars: The Last Jedi)
  4. Annabelle (Annabelle: Creation)
  5. Rey (Star Wars: The Last Jedi)
  6. Lorraine (Atomic Blonde)
  7. Hela (Thor: Ragnarok)
  8. Ahmanet (The Mummy)
  9. Gamora (Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol 2)
  10. Valkyrie (Thor: Ragnarok)
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