The Dark Tower is one of the most desired films based on a book of all time. Yet, because of this, it’s been delayed for many years. But finally, it’s coming to theaters on August 4th, and with that comes a lot of talking about what’s in the film. So when IGN got to talk to director Nikolaj Arcel, they asked many things, including about when the film felt real and special while filming it:
“Truthfully, the first time I saw Idris Elba and Tom Taylor together standing there…I was like ‘wow, we got it, this is Jake and Roland.'” he noted
There’s also a ton of Easter Eggs, ones that those who read the books will know about if they pay attention. Here’s a hint for one: lobsters.