Finally after massive delays one of the most sought out Stephen King adaptations has a release date. When an adaption of King‘s series of books titled, The Dark Tower, was first announced in 2007, director J.J. Abrams was originally attached to direct but soon backed out.
In 2010 Universal made an official announcement that the project was a go, however, like Mr. Abrams, the studio soon dropped out citing disagreements with producer Ron Howard and marketability issues. Then there was talk of a series on basic cable, then premium cable broadcaster HBO, and so on, and so on, and so on.
The film will now be released on January 13th 2017 and be directed by Nikloaj Arcel. Excited? I am