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The Dark Tower: Amazon Studios Passes on Stephen King Series Adapt Pilot

"The Dark Tower": Amazon Studios Passes on Stephen King Series Adapt Pilot

Such is the case with the proposed series adaptation of Stephen King's The Dark Tower series of novels, with Amazon Studios announcing that the streaming service is passing on the pilot.According to initial reporting from Deadline Hollywood, Amazon executives did not feel that the pilot as strong as the ones that were given greelights (with[...]

The Dark Tower: Michael Rooker Joins Amazons Stephen King Series Adaptation

"The Dark Tower": Michael Rooker Joins Amazon's Stephen King Series Adaptation

Leaving behind the land of the dead and the cold embrace of outer space, genre legend (and we're sure someone who can call Danny Trejo a close friend), Michael Rooker (The Walking Dead, Guardians of the Galaxy) has joined Amazon's adaptation of Stephen King's The Dark Tower series of novels News of the casting was[...]

Ron Howard Says The Dark Tower Film Should Have Been Horror

Ron Howard Says 'The Dark Tower' Film "Should Have Been Horror"

The Dark Tower, a rare Stephen King-adapted misfire, was shunned by critics and audiences alike upon its theatrical release in 2017 and producer Ron Howard has some ideas to why.While promoting his latest documentary Pavarotti, Howard spoke to MTV’s Happy Sad Confused podcast about the changes made in the film adaptation from King’s popular series. “I[...]

Amazon Studios The Dark Tower Gains Game of Thrones Alum Jerome Flynn

Amazon Studios 'The Dark Tower' Gains 'Game of Thrones' Alum Jerome Flynn

Sounds like Game of Thrones' Ser Bronn (Jerome Flynn) is heading to another notable fantasy book series-turned tv show, as he's reportedly been cast in Amazon Studio's The Dark Tower (which will have NOTHING TO DO with the Idris Elba 2017 film).In a recent chat with the UK's Mirror, Flynn revealed he'd been cast in the series as[...]

Amazons The Dark Tower TV Series Casts Their Gunslinger

Amazon's 'The Dark Tower' TV Series Casts Their Gunslinger

Back in February of 2018, Amazon Studios nabbed a bunch of book titles for series options including such fantasy epics as The Wheel of Time, Ringworld, and The Dark Tower.Perhaps you'll recall that at one point, HBO was working on a Dark Tower series in conjunction with the Sony feature film, but that really didn't pan out the[...]

Amazon Studios Nabs TV Rights for Dark Tower Wheel of Time Ringworld and More

Amazon Studios Nabs TV Rights for Dark Tower, Wheel of Time, Ringworld, and More

Banks Consider Phlebas TV series adaptation, there were some other big properties mentioned.About halfway down in the Deadline writeup of the Banks news, there is this drop of information: "As part of the effort, Amazon made a mega deal for a Lord Of the Rings TV series and is developing a slew of high-profile titles, including The Dark Tower, Wheel of[...]

Amazon Bringing Iain M. Banks Sci-Fi Novel Consider Phlebas to Series

Amazon Bringing Iain M. Banks' Sci-Fi Novel Consider Phlebas to Series

Amazon's recent deals include series/projects based on Lord Of the Rings, The Dark Tower, Wheel of Time, Ringworld, Lazarus and Snow Crash.Deadline Hollywood [caption id="attachment_797998" align="aligncenter" width="310"] Credit: Macmillan[/caption]Amazon Studios continues its push into epic, big scope series programming, securing global rights to bring Iain M Banks' sci-fi adventure novel Consider Phlebas to series television[...]

Stephen King Blames PG-13 Rating for Dark Tower Bomb Says TV Show Might Happen

Stephen King Blames PG-13 Rating for Dark Tower Bomb, Says TV Show "Might Happen"

Stephen King thinks Columbia Pictures made a big mistake in adapting his fan-favorite series The Dark Tower to film last summer According to King, the movie should have had an R-rating King cites the studio's decision to make a PG-13 Dark Tower as the primary problem with the film in an interview reflecting back on the year[...]


Sony Surveys Moviegoers For Interest In A Dark Tower TV Show

Sony Surveys Moviegoers For Interest In A 'Dark Tower' TV Show

It seems that Sony isn't putting the cart entirely before the horse when it comes to The Dark Tower When the television show was announced as a tie-in to the movie, no one was really surprised The mythology behind that series is huge and impossible to tell over the course of a single movie However,[...]

Dark Tower Wont Break $20 Million At Box Office This Weekend

Dark Tower Won't Break $20 Million At Box Office This Weekend

Under siege from poor word of mouth and bad reviews, The Dark Tower made just $7.7 million at the box office on Friday, heading toward an estimated opening weekend of $19 million The movie might not even manage to beat Dunkirk, in its third weekend, if things get any worse, though it's currently projected to[...]

Stephen King Would Like The Dark Tower Sequel To Be R-Rated

Stephen King Would Like 'The Dark Tower' Sequel To Be R-Rated

I think movies like Deadpool and Logan to some degree.Whether or not we're going to see another The Dark Tower movie is still up in the air The movie is not fairing well critically but the buzz is it still might take the opening weekend The budget isn't very big, $60 million, and there hasn't[...]

The Dark Tower Review: A Threadbare And Disappointingly Mediocre Adaptation

'The Dark Tower' Review: A Threadbare And Disappointingly Mediocre Adaptation

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]The Dark Tower takes bits and pieces of Stephen King's rich mythology to create a bare bones adaptation that will enrage fans and bore everyone else.Director: Nikolaj Arcel Summary: The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O'Dim, also known as the Man in Black, determined to prevent him[...]

Jae Lee Original The Dark Tower Poster Art Now Available For Purchase

Jae Lee Original 'The Dark Tower' Poster Art Now Available For Purchase

Jae Lee was the artist that brought Stephen King's magnum opus, The Dark Tower, to comic shops with the first three series from Marvel: The Gunslinger Born, The Long Road Home and Treachery then coming back later to do the Battle of Jericho Hill His dark, unique style set the stage for one the series[...]

New TV Spot For The Dark Tower Highlights Easter Eggs Plus 2 New Posters

New TV Spot For 'The Dark Tower' Highlights Easter Eggs Plus 2 New Posters

We know the official run time for The Dark Tower is going to be only 95 minutes and as the release date creeps closer and closer fans are getting antsy Will this adaptation be any good? Everyone seems more than a little worried about it at this point. Summary: The Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, roams an Old[...]

New International Trailer For The Dark Tower Shows Off An Epic Fight

New International Trailer For 'The Dark Tower' Shows Off An Epic Fight

For the first time, as a fan, I've watched a trailer for The Dark Tower and actually feel a little hope in my heart (aside from the casting) Sony has put out a new international trailer for the upcoming adaptation of the Stephen King epic and it's the best trailer for the movie that we've[...]

The Dark Tower Gets A New Poster And Two Teasers

'The Dark Tower' Gets A New Poster And Two Teasers

The Dark Tower is a movie that seems to be sneaking up on us For a studio that loves to do so much marketing they spoil half the movie they have been oddly quiet about this one There have been a few trailers, a few posters, a few TV spots, but nothing to the level[...]

The Legacy Of The Gunslinger: New Dark Tower Featurette

The Legacy Of The Gunslinger: New Dark Tower Featurette

 Good or bad, the big screen versions of his paperback stories have usually netted pretty good box office returns, and Sony is hoping to cash in on the next film, The Dark Tower.A new almost 2 minute long featurette was released just a little bit ago from Sony Pictures, with leads Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey talking about their respective[...]

Three TV Spots For The Dark Tower Show Off Some New Footage

Three TV Spots For 'The Dark Tower' Show Off Some New Footage

We have some new footage for The Dark Tower in the form of what appear to be TV spots in all but name The first one seems to have the most new footage while the last one really helps drive home how dangerous the Man in Black really is This movie is two months away[...]