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Times News
Movie review: No ‘Tower’ recordsthat powers the universe. The moviegoer is brought into this mythical universe
Times News / Posted 3 hours ago
that powers the universe. The moviegoer is brought into this mythical universe through the eyes and mind of Jake Chambers (Tom Taylor, in his theatrical movie debut), whose notebook sketches have images from nightmares he has had, depicting the... Read more
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IGN
Generations: Wolverine & All-New Wolverine #1 Reviewthat makes the most of the core character dynamic won't be disappointed. As wi
IGN / Posted 6 hours ago
that makes the most of the core character dynamic won't be disappointed. As with previous chapters of Generations, writer Tom Taylor and artist Ramon Rosanas don't waste much time with setup here. There's no explanation given for why Laura finds... Read more
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The Irish Times
The Dark Tower review: A baffling tower of pulpThere is a bit of mildly exhilarating violence, but the spoilers are kept to a
The Irish Times / Posted 9 hours ago
There is a bit of mildly exhilarating violence, but the spoilers are kept to a minimum. It seems as if young Jake Chambers (Tom Taylor), child of typically unhappy King parents, is getting visions of a huge edifice at the centre of the universe.... Read more
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News.com.au
Dark Tower errs on side of brevity(M) Rating: two and a half stars Director: Nikolaj Arcel (A Royal Affair) St
News.com.au / Posted 11 hours ago
(M) Rating: two and a half stars Director: Nikolaj Arcel (A Royal Affair) Starring: Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Taylor, Claudia Kim, Fran Kranz, Jackie Earle Haley. Looms large, lingers little Best-selling author Stephen King has... Read more
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give me sport
Impartial referee's opinion of McGregor/Malignaggi knockdown is very interestingyet the person who is definitely qualified enough to make a fair and neutral ju
give me sport / Posted 15 hours ago
yet the person who is definitely qualified enough to make a fair and neutral judgement is licensed boxing referee and judge Tom Taylor. Taylor said when he first saw the knockdown, he was sure it was legal, yet, when he watched it back over again,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
A scary ‘Annabelle’ leads North American box officesspot a week earlier. The sci-fi production, based on best-selling novels by hor
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
spot a week earlier. The sci-fi production, based on best-selling novels by horror/fantasy master Stephen King and starring Tom Taylor and Idris Elba, tells about a boy trying to save the world from enemies including bad guy Matthew McConaughey. In... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
West Indies have cause for concern after Derbyshire fixturebecame the fourth West Indian in the match to score a century before he retired
Derbyshire Times / Posted 3 days ago
became the fourth West Indian in the match to score a century before he retired hurt with cramp. He drove and pulled Tom Taylor for three consecutive fours as he accelerated to three figures off only 102 balls after Jermaine Blackwood had... Read more
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New York Post
How Harry Potter and ‘The Dark Tower’ have messed up millennialshis off-the-charts “shine” — a measure of how extraordinary somebody is. In “T
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
his off-the-charts “shine” — a measure of how extraordinary somebody is. In “The Dark Tower,” Jake (played by kid actor Tom Taylor) gets all the credit while Idris Elba does the dirty work.Jessica Miglio But the story could also be interpreted... Read more
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The Morning Call
Charter school finances raise concerns about futureand how the loan would be perceived, according to July 13, 2016, executive sess
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
and how the loan would be perceived, according to July 13, 2016, executive session minutes. The business administrator, Tom Taylor, said during the meeting that he was concerned the loan's terms gave more control than they should to the lender,... Read more
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The Columbian
In ‘The Dark Tower,’ franchise visions just fall flattoppling. After a brief hint of what’s to come, the movie opens in modern New
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
toppling. After a brief hint of what’s to come, the movie opens in modern New York City with teenager Jake Chambers (Tom Taylor). His dreams are plagued by visions of Mid-World, where he sees gunslinger Roland Deschain (Idris Elba) battling... Read more
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BC Local News
Reel Reviews: The Dark Tower barely standsJake Chambers (Tom Taylor) is a boy living in New York City, plagued by his mot
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
Jake Chambers (Tom Taylor) is a boy living in New York City, plagued by his mother, his psychiatrist, and troubling nightmares. He always dreams of the man in black (Matthew McConaughey) whose efforts to bring down the Dark Tower are thwarted by the... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Reel Reviews: The Dark Tower barely standsJake Chambers (Tom Taylor) is a boy living in New York City, plagued by his mot
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 5 days ago
Jake Chambers (Tom Taylor) is a boy living in New York City, plagued by his mother, his psychiatrist, and troubling nightmares. He always dreams of the man in black (Matthew McConaughey) whose efforts to bring down the Dark Tower are thwarted by the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Tower: The good, the bad and the awfulthe decision to essentially make the movie into a familiar-feeling young adult
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
the decision to essentially make the movie into a familiar-feeling young adult film, focused on a teenager, Jake Chambers (Tom Taylor), who discovers that he has special powers. The story becomes more about him than the gunslinger Roland Deschain... Read more
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The Morning Call
TICKET BOX: The State Theatre in Easton’s 91st season, Sara Evans’ Christmas show at Sherman Theater and Insane Clown Posse at Easton’s One Centre SquareSquare, 1 Centre Square, Easton, www.onecentresquare.com. Tickets: $5. Croc Re
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
Square, 1 Centre Square, Easton, www.onecentresquare.com. Tickets: $5. Croc Reunion, with Kevin Miller’s Smashed and MC/DJ Tom Taylor, 9 p.m. Sept. 22, One Center Square, 1 Centre Square, Easton, www.onecentresquare.com. Tickets: $5, ages 21 and... Read more
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Metro Silicon Valley
The Dark Towerhis lips off. And his scheme is to destroy the tower with the brainwaves of tor
Metro Silicon Valley / Posted 7 days ago
his lips off. And his scheme is to destroy the tower with the brainwaves of tortured children. One earthling boy Jake (Tom Taylor) escapes the Man in Black's henchpeople and travels through a wormhole portal to meet the legendary hero whom he... Read more
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Deseret News
ACLU tells Utah members of Congress to stop blocking people on social mediacritical of the congresswoman, including one who is running against her, being
Deseret News / Posted 7 days ago
critical of the congresswoman, including one who is running against her, being blocked from her social media accounts. Tom Taylor, a Democrat, noticed he was blocked for a time from Twitter in May when someone tagged him in response to a Love... Read more
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WestportNow
Granger at the Movies: ‘The Dark Tower,’ ‘Atomic Blonde,’ ‘The Emoji Movie’not, it’s an epic hit-or-miss proposition. The story begins in earthquake-plag
WestportNow / Posted 8 days ago
not, it’s an epic hit-or-miss proposition. The story begins in earthquake-plagued Manhattan, where teenage Jake Chambers (Tom Taylor) is suffering horrific nightmares following the death of his firefighter father. When his mother (Katheryn... Read more
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Games Radar
The Dark Tower review: 'As baffling as it is dull'clarifies exactly why he wants the devil-spiders to eat us all, but that’s what
Games Radar / Posted 8 days ago
clarifies exactly why he wants the devil-spiders to eat us all, but that’s what he wants. Enter plucky teen Jack Chambers (Tom Taylor), who has troubling dreams about the two fantasy combatants, and eventually summons them both to Earth, where they... Read more
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/Film
The Dark Tower Spoiler ReviewThan These One of the biggest mistakes The Dark Tower film makes is telling it
/Film / Posted 9 days ago
Than These One of the biggest mistakes The Dark Tower film makes is telling its story through the perspective of Jake (Tom Taylor). It’s easy to guess why the filmmakers did this: they thought it would make everything easier to digest. It reeks... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Dark Tower’ leads at box office but casts a short shadownoted. The film, based on a series of best-selling novels by horror and fantas
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
noted. The film, based on a series of best-selling novels by horror and fantasy master Stephen King, stars Tom Taylor as a boy who finds himself in another dimension where a gunslinger (Idris Elba) helps him try to save the world... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dark Tower tops a slow weekend at the box office with just $19.5moffice with just$19.5 milion Made for about $66 million after a decade of deve
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
office with just$19.5 milion Made for about $66 million after a decade of development and several postponements, it stars Tom Taylor as a boy who discovers another dimension. There he aligns with Gunslinger, played by Idris Elba, to save the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
The Dark Tower takes over number one spot in USKing’s The Dark Tower has edged out Dunkirk at the US box office. The movie –
Irish Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
King’s The Dark Tower has edged out Dunkirk at the US box office. The movie – starring Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey and Tom Taylor – took in 19.5 million dollars (£14.9 million) to take the top spot. The film, based on author King’s series of... Read more
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Variety
‘Dark Tower’ Leads Slow Weekend With $19.5 Million, ‘Detroit’ Stumbles$19.5 million from 3,451 locations. Made for about $66 million counting reshoot
Variety / Posted 10 days ago
$19.5 million from 3,451 locations. Made for about $66 million counting reshoots, the story centers on a boy (played by Tom Taylor) who discovers another dimension where he aligns himself with a Gunslinger (Elba) on a mission to save the world... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey go into battle for Stephen King's Dark Towerthe Dark Tower, which holds together the universe. Hopeless and alone, he finds
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 days ago
the Dark Tower, which holds together the universe. Hopeless and alone, he finds his purpose again when a young boy (Tom Taylor) with visions of doom tracks him down and they try to stop Walter from bringing down the tower. Danish director... Read more
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WA Today
Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey go into battle for Stephen King's Dark Towerthe Dark Tower, which holds together the universe. Hopeless and alone, he finds
WA Today / Posted 10 days ago
the Dark Tower, which holds together the universe. Hopeless and alone, he finds his purpose again when a young boy (Tom Taylor) with visions of doom tracks him down and they try to stop Walter from bringing down the tower. Danish director... Read more
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Variety
‘The Dark Tower’ Looms Over $19 Million Opening, ‘Kidnap’ Lostits third straight No. 1 spot. Sony and MRC’s ambitious actioner starring Matt
Variety / Posted 11 days ago
its third straight No. 1 spot. Sony and MRC’s ambitious actioner starring Matthew McConaughey, Idris Elba, and newcomer Tom Taylor took in $7.8 million from 3,451 locations on Friday, including Thursday night previews. That number will translate... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
'Dark Tower' does a disservice to Stephen Kingboundary keeping the dark from cascading into the light. Somehow most of that
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 days ago
boundary keeping the dark from cascading into the light. Somehow most of that is sidelined to focus on some preteen kid (Tom Taylor) discover his psychic powers, or in King’s terms shine. With so many great options to choose from involving a... Read more
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Gulf News
‘The Dark Tower’: Franchise visions fall flata brief hint of what’s to come, the movie opens in modern New York City with a
Gulf News / Posted 11 days ago
a brief hint of what’s to come, the movie opens in modern New York City with a young teenager: Jake Chambers (newcomer Tom Taylor). His dreams are plagued by visions of an alternate world, Mid-World, where he sees a gunslinger named Roland... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
The Dark Tower Reviewvery little time that practically everything suffers, not least of which is the
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
very little time that practically everything suffers, not least of which is the pacing. We follow a young boy named Jake (Tom Taylor) who, in the wake of his father’s death, has started having dream visions of a man in another world who's... Read more
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KECI Missoula
'Dark Tower' adaptation isn't fit for a Kingman-of-few-words to save the world -- while allowing the details to basically j
KECI Missoula / Posted 12 days ago
man-of-few-words to save the world -- while allowing the details to basically just spill out in between fight scenes. Tom Taylor plays young Jake, whose disturbing visions have his widowed mom ("Vikings'" Katheryn Winnick) at her wits end. In... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
'Dark Tower' adaptation isn't fit for a Kingman-of-few-words to save the world -- while allowing the details to basically j
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
man-of-few-words to save the world -- while allowing the details to basically just spill out in between fight scenes. Tom Taylor plays young Jake, whose disturbing visions have his widowed mom ("Vikings'" Katheryn Winnick) at her wits end. In... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
'Dark Tower' adaptation isn't fit for a Kingman-of-few-words to save the world -- while allowing the details to basically j
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 12 days ago
man-of-few-words to save the world -- while allowing the details to basically just spill out in between fight scenes. Tom Taylor plays young Jake, whose disturbing visions have his widowed mom ("Vikings'" Katheryn Winnick) at her wits end. In... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
'Dark Tower' adaptation isn't fit for a Kingman-of-few-words to save the world -- while allowing the details to basically j
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 12 days ago
man-of-few-words to save the world -- while allowing the details to basically just spill out in between fight scenes. Tom Taylor plays young Jake, whose disturbing visions have his widowed mom ("Vikings'" Katheryn Winnick) at her wits end. In... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
'Dark Tower' adaptation isn't fit for a Kingman-of-few-words to save the world -- while allowing the details to basically j
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 12 days ago
man-of-few-words to save the world -- while allowing the details to basically just spill out in between fight scenes. Tom Taylor plays young Jake, whose disturbing visions have his widowed mom ("Vikings'" Katheryn Winnick) at her wits end. In... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
'Dark Tower' adaptation isn't fit for a Kingman-of-few-words to save the world -- while allowing the details to basically j
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 12 days ago
man-of-few-words to save the world -- while allowing the details to basically just spill out in between fight scenes. Tom Taylor plays young Jake, whose disturbing visions have his widowed mom ("Vikings'" Katheryn Winnick) at her wits end. In... Read more
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News 8000
'Dark Tower' adaptation isn't fit for a Kingman-of-few-words to save the world -- while allowing the details to basically j
News 8000 / Posted 12 days ago
man-of-few-words to save the world -- while allowing the details to basically just spill out in between fight scenes. Tom Taylor plays young Jake, whose disturbing visions have his widowed mom ("Vikings'" Katheryn Winnick) at her wits end. In... Read more
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/Film
Your The Dark Tower Questions, Answeredminds of children strapped into the chair from Total Recall to destroy the Dark
/Film / Posted 12 days ago
minds of children strapped into the chair from Total Recall to destroy the Dark Tower and unleash darkness upon the world. Tom Taylor is Jake Chambers, a young boy from New York who has nightmares about Roland, the Man in Black and Mid-World, the... Read more
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/Film
The Dark Tower Reviewcredited to four writers, including Akiva Goldsman and the film’s director, Nik
/Film / Posted 12 days ago
credited to four writers, including Akiva Goldsman and the film’s director, Nikolaj Arcel – opens with young Jake Chambers (Tom Taylor), an introverted boy in New York City plagued by disturbing apocalyptic visions fronted by a mysterious Man in... Read more
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CTV News
Movie reviews: 'The Dark Tower' disappoints in Stephen King book series adaptationcharacters while newcomers will have no trouble figuring out the story. As the
CTV News / Posted 12 days ago
characters while newcomers will have no trouble figuring out the story. As the film begins we meet teenage Jake Chambers (Tom Taylor). Troubled by disturbing apocalyptic dreams—are they dreams orr are they omens?—he can’t sleep and is getting into... Read more
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Deseret News
'Dark Tower' movie gives Stephen King book series a 1980s fantasy vibe“THE DARK TOWER” — 3 stars — Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Taylor, Kathe
Deseret News / Posted 12 days ago
“THE DARK TOWER” — 3 stars — Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Taylor, Katheryn Winnick, Jackie Earle Haley; PG-13 (thematic material including sequences of gun violence and action); in general release Based on Stephen King’s Dark Tower book... Read more
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Boston Herald
Idris Elba’s Gunslinger shoots blanks in ‘Dark’ confusing talepubescent boy with “the shine” (also known as “the touch”) from Keystone Earth
Boston Herald / Posted 12 days ago
pubescent boy with “the shine” (also known as “the touch”) from Keystone Earth whose name is Jake Chambers (a quite good Tom Taylor) have a very important thing in common. They have both lost their fathers. Jake, who has had visions of Mid World... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
‘Dark Tower’ wasn’t carefully constructeda brief hint of what’s to come, the movie opens in modern New York City with a
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 12 days ago
a brief hint of what’s to come, the movie opens in modern New York City with a young teenager: Jake Chambers (newcomer Tom Taylor). His dreams are plagued by visions of an alternate world, Mid-World, where he sees a gunslinger named Roland... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Movie review: ‘The Dark Tower’ is pale version of King’s story(Idris Elba), better known as the last Gunfighter, the tale opens in modern-day
SaukValley.com / Posted 12 days ago
(Idris Elba), better known as the last Gunfighter, the tale opens in modern-day New York. A youngster, Jake Chambers (Tom Taylor), has been haunted by vivid nightmares for a year. He dreams of a world where a dark figure kidnaps children to... Read more
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The Daily Californian
‘The Dark Tower’ condenses complex source material into forgettable flickworld-building into a lackluster cliche. Director Nikolaj Arcel’s “The Dark To
The Daily Californian / Posted 13 days ago
world-building into a lackluster cliche. Director Nikolaj Arcel’s “The Dark Tower” centers on a young boy, Jake Chambers (Tom Taylor), who finds himself vividly dreaming about other people in other worlds — specifically the Gunslinger/Roland... Read more
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The News-Times
Review: In 'The Dark Tower,' franchise visions fall flata brief hint of what's to come, the movie opens in modern New York City with a
The News-Times / Posted 13 days ago
a brief hint of what's to come, the movie opens in modern New York City with a young teenager: Jake Chambers (newcomer Tom Taylor). His dreams are plagued by visions of an alternate world, Mid-World, where he sees a gunslinger named Roland... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Review: In 'The Dark Tower,' franchise visions fall flata brief hint of what's to come, the movie opens in modern New York City with a
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
a brief hint of what's to come, the movie opens in modern New York City with a young teenager: Jake Chambers (newcomer Tom Taylor). His dreams are plagued by visions of an alternate world, Mid-World, where he sees a gunslinger named Roland... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Review: In 'The Dark Tower,' franchise visions fall flata brief hint of what's to come, the movie opens in modern New York City with a
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 days ago
a brief hint of what's to come, the movie opens in modern New York City with a young teenager: Jake Chambers (newcomer Tom Taylor). His dreams are plagued by visions of an alternate world, Mid-World, where he sees a gunslinger named Roland... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Review: In 'The Dark Tower,' franchise visions fall flata brief hint of what's to come, the movie opens in modern New York City with a
Greenwich Time / Posted 13 days ago
a brief hint of what's to come, the movie opens in modern New York City with a young teenager: Jake Chambers (newcomer Tom Taylor). His dreams are plagued by visions of an alternate world, Mid-World, where he sees a gunslinger named Roland... Read more
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Northwest Herald
In 'The Dark Tower,' franchise visions fall flata brief hint of what's to come, the movie opens in modern New York City with a
Northwest Herald / Posted 13 days ago
a brief hint of what's to come, the movie opens in modern New York City with a young teenager: Jake Chambers (newcomer Tom Taylor). His dreams are plagued by visions of an alternate world, Mid-World, where he sees a gunslinger named Roland... Read more
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