Entertainment Dark Tower cast confirmed. Let the bitching begin.

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  1. Willowglen

    Willowglen Lookin thru the glass ceiling & up Stephs skirt

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    Idria Elba as the Gunslinger and Matthew McConnahey as The Man in Black.
     
  2. downtheshoreDom

    downtheshoreDom You TrĂ£sh

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    no way this doesn't suck. the story is too big to ever be told in a typical Hollywood movie....always hoped it would get picked up by HBO and get a few seasons to tell everything.
     
  3. Samurai

    Samurai Well-Known Member VIP

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    Meh, it's not as if Stephen King's work is sacrosanct. He's had shitty movie adaptations in the past.

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  4. Mark Mayonnaise

    Mark Mayonnaise You look like a tree! VIP Gold

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    5...4...3...
     
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    John Mahlin These go to eleven Gold

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    I think it would be better if they reversed the roles, McConnahey as the gunslinger and Address Elbow as the man in black. I doubt Detta Walker will be a foul mouthed racist as well. They'll fuck the story up and make it PC.
     
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    I like both of these guys
     
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    redshirt Well-Known Member

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    I don't mind Elba as Roland, but I'm curious what they do with the Detta-Roland storyline, since so much of her hate for Roland was because he was white.
     
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    Found out days ago, too tired to bitch. Don't even care anymore. Roland is explicitly described as white but ok.

    Not like I wanted to see it on the big screen in an accurate portrayal or anything, that would have been lame diversity is better
     
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  9. Swedish John

    Swedish John I'm your huckleberry

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    Oh cool. But really.....when are they going to remake The Dark Crystal???

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    Ok wtf is Dark Tower? :chair:
     
  13. Beth143nacho

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    Roles reversed would be meh. I like the black dude as the man in black but would like someone else besides mcconahay as Roland.

    Wonder if detta will be white
     
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    Detta being white would enable the racism that's in the book and it's white on black racism which is ok in Hollywood.
     
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    Your


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  16. Willowglen

    Willowglen Lookin thru the glass ceiling & up Stephs skirt

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    Tanks for nuttin douche novel.
     
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    I made it through book one and two and a couple pages of 3..
    jumped the shark badly
     
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    Nice pics, faggot
     
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  20. Willowglen

    Willowglen Lookin thru the glass ceiling & up Stephs skirt

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    Wow that took longer than I thought.