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Old 09-09-2010, 12:26 PM  
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Stephen King's "The Dark Tower" Coming To Film & Television

The Dark Tower to Become a Film Trilogy and TV Series


by SuperHeroHype
Sep 9th, 2010

Based on Stephen King's series of novels

Universal Pictures Chairman Adam Fogelson and Co-Chairman Donna Langley—along with Jeff Gaspin, Chairman, NBC Universal Television Entertainment and Angela Bromstad, President, Primetime Entertainment, NBC & Universal Media Studios—today announced that Universal Pictures and NBC Universal Television Entertainment have acquired the rights to produce three films and a television series based on the seven epic novels, short stories and comic books from Stephen King's The Dark Tower.

Ron Howard will direct the first film and the first season of television, which will be written by Akiva Goldsman. Goldsman will produce the film through his Weed Road Pictures with Howard and Grazer for Imagine Entertainment. Howard, Grazer and Goldsman will executive produce the television series for Universal Media Studios. Kerry Foster will executive produce the first film for Weed Road Pictures along with Todd Hallowell and Erica Huggins for Imagine Entertainment.


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Old 05-07-2011, 11:23 AM   #106
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And the more I watch Game Of Thrones the more convinced I am that The Dark Tower NEEDS to be an HBO series.
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Old 05-09-2011, 08:18 AM   #107
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And the more I watch Game Of Thrones the more convinced I am that The Dark Tower NEEDS to be an HBO series.
For the life of me, I still do not understand why they continue to take King's works and make them into series on broadcast tv. Horror/suspense is by nature R-rated and needs that treatment, so Showtime/Starz/Hbo are the only logical choices.
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Old 05-09-2011, 03:04 PM   #108
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For the life of me, I still do not understand why they continue to take King's works and make them into series on broadcast tv. Horror/suspense is by nature R-rated and needs that treatment, so Showtime/Starz/Hbo are the only logical choices.
X100 regarding his longer works like Stand and Dark Tower.

Shining, Chistine, Carrie, Children of the Corn, Shawshank Redemption, Green Mile, etc. were all just fine as movies IMHO
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Old 07-18-2011, 09:04 PM   #109
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Old 07-19-2011, 09:32 AM   #110
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Old 07-19-2011, 09:41 AM   #111
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Good, I'm tired of seeing them ruin his great stories. HBO or bust.
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Old 07-20-2011, 12:02 PM   #114
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Old 10-25-2011, 07:57 PM   #115
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Old 10-25-2011, 08:00 PM   #116
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Old 10-25-2011, 10:33 PM   #117
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Wow. That would be cool.
HBO seem seems like the right choice for this story, but as with all great HBO shows there is the longevity concerns. I'd love for them to start the series, but this isn't a story you want to see stop in the middle.
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I would have been much more worried about longevity if it had stayed on NBC.
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