History Franchise / TheDarkTower

8th May '17 10:46:46 PM Discar
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The series had been in DevelopmentHell for over a decade trying to get it to screen/television, with Creator/RonHoward being involved at one point. As of November 2016, Creator/IdrisElba and Creator/MatthewMcConaughey have been cast as The Gunslinger and The Man In Black respectively, endorsed by King. The page for the film, which is now in post-production, can be found [[Film/TheDarkTower here]].

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The series had been in DevelopmentHell for over a decade trying to get it to screen/television, with Creator/RonHoward being involved at one point. As of November 2016, Creator/IdrisElba and Creator/MatthewMcConaughey have been cast as The Gunslinger and The Man In Black respectively, endorsed by King. The page for the film, which is now in post-production, can be found [[Film/TheDarkTower [[Film/TheDarkTower2017 here]].
6th May '17 8:06:31 PM Mdumas43073
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-->''The Man In Black fled across the desert, and the Gunslinger followed.''

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15th Mar '17 7:51:08 AM morenohijazo
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* ThinDimensionalBarrier: "Thinnies" show up throughout the works of Creator/StephenKing. Here they're explained to be a symptom of the ongoing collapse of the multiverse.
25th Feb '17 5:38:11 AM SeptimusHeap
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24th Jan '17 8:00:42 PM PaulA
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* LiteraryAllusionTitle: Both the series title and ''Literature/TheWasteLands'' reference two poems with similar names by, respectively, Creator/RobertBrowning and Creator/TSEliot, namely ''Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came'' and ''The Waste Land''.

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series title and ''Literature/TheWasteLands'' reference two poems with similar names by, respectively, Creator/RobertBrowning and Creator/TSEliot, namely to the poem ''Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came'' and ''The Waste Land''.by Creator/RobertBrowning.
** ''Literature/TheWasteLands'' to the poem ''Literature/TheWasteLand'' by Creator/TSEliot.
8th Jan '17 10:50:40 PM Ragitsu
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* DrivenToSuicide: Narrowly [[SubvertedTrope subverted]] with [[spoiler:Eddie in The ''Literature/TheDrawingOfTheThree''. After trying to deflect with a joke, he reveals to Roland that he couldn't let him die.]]

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* DrivenToSuicide: Narrowly [[SubvertedTrope subverted]] with [[spoiler:Eddie in The ''Literature/TheDrawingOfTheThree''. After trying Roland inquires as to why he stopped, Eddie initially tries to deflect with a joke, he reveals joke before revealing to Roland that he couldn't let him die.]]
8th Jan '17 10:49:37 PM Ragitsu
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* DrivenToSuicide: Narrowly [[SubvertedTrope subverted]] with [[spoiler:Eddie in The ''Literature/Drawing of the Three''. After trying to deflect with a joke, he reveals to Roland that he couldn't let him die.]]

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* DrivenToSuicide: Narrowly [[SubvertedTrope subverted]] with [[spoiler:Eddie in The ''Literature/Drawing of the Three''.''Literature/TheDrawingOfTheThree''. After trying to deflect with a joke, he reveals to Roland that he couldn't let him die.]]
8th Jan '17 10:48:18 PM Ragitsu
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* DrivenToSuicide: Narrowly [[SubvertedTrope subverted]] with [[spoiler Eddie in The Drawing of the Three. After trying to deflect with joke, he reveals to Roland that he couldn't let him die.]]

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* DrivenToSuicide: Narrowly [[SubvertedTrope subverted]] with [[spoiler Eddie [[spoiler:Eddie in The Drawing ''Literature/Drawing of the Three. Three''. After trying to deflect with a joke, he reveals to Roland that he couldn't let him die.]]
8th Jan '17 10:46:36 PM Ragitsu
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* DrivenToSuicide: Narrowly [[SubvertedTrope subverted]] with [[spoiler Eddie in The Drawing of the Three. After trying to deflect with joke, he reveals to Roland that he couldn't let him die.]]
17th Nov '16 8:48:03 AM falconboy
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The series had been in DevelopmentHell for over a decade trying to get it to screen/television, with Creator/RonHoward. As of November 2016, Creator/IdrisElba and Creator/MatthewMcConaughey have been cast as The Gunslinger and The Man In Black respectively, endorsed by King. The page for the film, which is now in post-production, can be found [[Film/TheDarkTower here]].

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The series had been in DevelopmentHell for over a decade trying to get it to screen/television, with Creator/RonHoward.Creator/RonHoward being involved at one point. As of November 2016, Creator/IdrisElba and Creator/MatthewMcConaughey have been cast as The Gunslinger and The Man In Black respectively, endorsed by King. The page for the film, which is now in post-production, can be found [[Film/TheDarkTower here]].
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