Dark Tower still in the works, Universal trying to minimize budget

Well, it’s not canceled yet. Ron Howard’s adaptation of Stephen King’s The Dark Tower is still with Universal after rumors that it was being put into turnaround proved to be false. However, according to Deadline, they’re also pushing back the start date and trying to slim the budget down to something more manageable. Originally schedule […]

Posted on May 13, 2011 at 21:24 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Javier Bardem officially getting on board The Dark Tower

A couple of months ago, we talked about how Javier Bardem would possibly be signing on as Roland Deschain for The Dark Tower series of films and television shows. Now, it looks like that is very close to becoming a reality. According to Deadline, Bardem’s representatives, along with director Ron Howard, are finishing up the […]

Posted on April 7, 2011 at 14:09 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · One Comment
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Quick Cuts: The Hunger Games gets a release date, Javier Bardem may be Roland in The Dark Tower and other stories

Get ready for the next big thing. Lionsgate has announced that the first film based on Suzanne Collins’ The Hunger Games trilogy will hit theaters on March 23, 2012. The young adult novels are the latest crossover craze, in the vein of Harry Potter or Twilight, and tell a story of gladiatorial games in a […]

Stephen King’s The Dark Tower coming to big and small screens

I am tempering my excitement. This has the potential to be absolutely amazing or a destructive travesty of one of modern fantasy’s epic works. In an exclusive over at Deadline, Universal has announced that they’ve acquired the rights to Stephen King’s The Dark Tower and will be turning the seven volume epic fantasy into a […]

Posted on September 8, 2010 at 20:38 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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