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  • The Shared Universe Franchise Potential of Joe Hill and Stephen King

    In this age of shared universe franchises, there is one big untapped set of inter-connected properties: the works of Joe Hill and Stephen King.

    (17) by Anthony Vieira
  • The Dark Tower: Idris Elba Eyed for The Gunslinger Role

    Idris Elba is reportedly Sony’s first choice for the role of Deschain, AKA the Gunslinger in the film adaptation of Stephen King’s The Dark Tower.

    (163) by Becky Fuller
  • The Dark Tower: Matthew McConaughey Eyed for Key Role

    Matthew McConaughey is again being eyed for a key role in Sony’s The Dark Tower film. Which role he’s wanted for is up for debate, however.

    (34) by John Casteele
  • Fantastic Four – SR Underground Ep. 208

    We review Fantastic Four, discuss what we want to see in Bad Boys 4, Dark Tower, the Uncharted movie, and more – plus news that Fox is developing a X-Men TV series.

    (189) by Ben Kendrick
  • ‘Bad Boys 3 & 4′, ‘Dark Tower’, ‘Jumanji’ & More Get Release Dates

    Sony Pictures has set new release dates for several films, including two ‘Bad Boys’ movies, ‘The Dark Tower’, ‘Uncharted’, and many more!

    (29) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Entourage & Insidious: Chapter 3 – SR Underground Ep. 199

    We review Entourage and Insidious: Chapter 3, as well as discuss James Wan directing Aquaman. Plus answer reader mailbags.

    (13) by Ben Kendrick
  • ‘The Dark Tower': Nikolaj Arcel in Talks to Direct

    Nikolaj Arcel (A Royal Affair)) is in line to direct the long-simmering film adaptation of Stephen King’s ‘The Dark Tower’.

    (18) by Robert Yaniz Jr.
  • ‘Dark Tower’ Film Moving Forward At Sony With New Script

    Sony and MCR are co-financing a ‘Dark Tower’ adaptation that could lead to multiple films and TV shows based on Stephen King’s books.

    (42) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Movie News Wrap Up: ‘The Dark Tower’, ‘Magic Mike 2′, ‘Goosebumps’ & More

    ‘The Dark Tower’ adaptation is not ‘back on,’ Seth Rogen and Joseph Gordon-Levitt reteam, Channing Tatum starts writing ‘Magic Mike 2′ and more!

    by Anthony Taormina
  • I, Frankenstein – SR Underground Ep. 128

    We discuss ‘Dark Tower’ adaptation updates, ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ reboot character design details, a new Bill Cosby show, and review ‘I, Frankenstein.’

    (15) by Ben Kendrick
  • ‘Breaking Bad’ Star Aaron Paul Approached for ‘The Dark Tower’

    Aaron Paul has met with Ron Howard and could play ex-drug addict Eddie Dean in Howard’s proposed ‘Dark Tower’ movie trilogy and TV series.

    (348) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Ron Howard Says ‘Dark Tower’ Has Never Gone Away

    Ron Howard updates ‘Dark Tower’ fans on the proposed multi-platform adaptation of Stephen King’s novels, and teases that King might even appear in it.

    (27) by Anthony Vieira
  • Ron Howard’s ‘The Dark Tower’ Adaptation Still Alive

    Ron Howard’s adaptation of Stephen King’s ‘The Dark Tower’ – possibly starring Russell Crowe as the Gunslinger – could be moving forward soon.

    (48) by Anthony Vieira
  • Movie & TV News Wrap Up: Oct 15, 2012

    Our wrap up includes Aaron Paul’s interest in ‘The Dark Tower,’ Julianne Moore joining Liam Neeson’s latest thriller, the composer of ‘Iron Man 3,’ and more ‘Arrested Development’ season 4 casting.

    by Anthony Taormina
  • Warner Bros. Passes on ‘Dark Tower’ Adaptation; Back to Development Hell [Updated]

    After pondering Ron Howard’s plan to bring a ‘Dark Tower’ adaptation to movie and TV screens, Warner Bros. has officially passed on the ambitious project.

    (10) by Ben Kendrick
  • Can Russell Crowe Sway Warner Bros. Into Greenlighting ‘The Dark Tower’?

    Warner Bros. is deciding whether or not to greenlight the first film of ‘The Dark Tower’ trilogy and TV series based on the latest script. If they do, it’ll be with a new leading man.

    (38) by Rob Keyes
  • Ron Howard Offers Hope For ‘The Dark Tower’

    Director Ron Howard announces on Twitter that he is still working on ‘The Dark Tower’ – though the timetable for the project appears to still be in flux.

    (21) by Niall Browne
  • ‘The Dark Tower’ May Be Resurrected By Warner Bros.

    Warner Bros. looks to acquire Ron Howard’s ambitious adaptation of Stephen King’s ‘The Dark Tower’ series. Read on for more information, including a potential production start date.

    (26) by Sandy Schaefer
  • ‘Dark Tower’ Producer Says Movie & TV Adaptation Could Still Happen

    Brian Grazer says a film trilogy and TV show adaptation of Stephen King’s ‘The Dark Tower’ series could still happen, thanks to budget cuts and a reworked ending.

    (34) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Universal Cancels ‘The Dark Tower’

    Ron Howard’s adaptation of ‘The Dark Tower’ has been canceled – begging the question of when (or if) fans will ever see Stephen King’s epic saga on the big screen.

    (38) by Rob Frappier