The Tower is all that stands between light and darkness. Get your inside look at The Dark Tower’s Magnum Opus…
Take a look at The Dark Tower as author Stephen King takes you behind the scenes in this magnum opus featurette:
Tower is set for release next month and will serve as the long-awaited first cinematic adaptation of King’s epic body of work. Listen to co-writer/producer Akiva Goldsman, Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, Stephen King and co-writer/director Nikolaj Arcel.
King explains no matter what he is writing he is always drawn back to The Dark Tower. It is proven in his works, since there is a series of eight book about the battle between good and evil. Starting with the is the first book in The DT series, ‘The Gunslinger’, which was first published in 1982. The Dark Tower is the 7th book in the series, which was published in 2004. The series of books include: The Drawing of the Three (1987), The Waste Lands (1991), Wizard and Glass (1997), Wolves of the Calla (2003), Song of Susannah (2004). In 2012, King added an eighth book to the series, a short story titled ‘The Wind Through the Keyhole.’ Since then, he has revised ‘The Dark Tower’ series, both editing and adding to the text, as well as writing new, long and detailed prefaces to each work.
DT, is that age old telling of good versus evil. The film stars Idris Elba as Roland, the Gunslinger, and Matthew McConaughey as the Man in Black.
Stephen King’s “The Dark Tower” is the most ambitious and expansive story from one of the world’s most celebrated authors. Now the story comes to the big screen starring Idris Elba as Roland Deschain and Matthew McConaughey as Walter O’Dim. The film is being directed by Nikolaj Arcel (“A Royal Affair”).
Columbia Pictures (Sony) presents The Dark Tower on August 4, 2017.