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The Dark Tower (2017)

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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 from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil will collide in the ultimate battle as only Roland can defend the Tower from the Man in Black.

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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 from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil will collide in the ultimate battle as only Roland can defend the Tower from the Man in Black.

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In a world of superheroes, there is only one gunslinger. See more »


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Rated PG-13 for thematic material including sequences of gun violence and action. | See all certifications »

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4 August 2017 (USA)  »

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La Torre Oscura  »

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$60,000,000 (estimated)

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$19,153,698 (USA) (4 August 2017)

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$49,922,920 (USA) (15 September 2017)
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Trivia

More references to other Stephen King books were planned, but were scaled back as it became clear that the copyright issues would have taken years to figure out See more »

Goofs

While on the bus. The drink can is opened twice. See more »

Quotes

[from trailer]
Man in Black: Everyone who walks with you dies.
Roland Deschain: No more.
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Crazy Credits

Right at the very end of the credits, you here the ominous whistle. See more »

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Featured in Sean Bradley Reviews: The Dark Tower (2017) See more »

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Buscando Un Nuevo Amor
Written by Gustavo Thompson and Danny Richard Osuna
Performed by Todo Cien
Courtesy of Crucial Music Corporation
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Good movie, biased reviews
19 August 2017 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

It's a 7 or 8 out of 10 movie. I gave it 10 to even out the negative ratings. It's one of the good movies released in this year, with excellent acting by everyone, especially 3 lead characters. The movie was thoroughly enjoyable and pacy. Only downside is that the action towards the end was short. The reason for the negative review, as many have pointed out here, is that the movie did not do proper justice to the books. While, that's true, it doesn't make the movie bad. Quite often we see that screen adaptations are not quite as good as the books, e.g. a song of ice and fire, that doesn't make the screen adaptation bad. To give 1-5 ratings to this movie is wrong, biased,imbalanced and grossly unfair to the people behind this movie.


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