Film Review: The Dark Tower (2017)

2017 in Cinema: The Dark Tower, 2017 Directed by: Nikolaj Arcel Starring: Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Taylor, Claudia Kim, Fran Kranz, Abbey Lee, Jackie Earle Haley   Based on Stephen King’s best-selling The Dark Tower series (the first of which, The Gunslinger, is reviewed here), The Dark Tower sees Roland, the Gunslinger (Idris Elba,Continue reading “Film Review: The Dark Tower (2017)”

Novel Review: The Gunslinger (The Dark Tower Book I)

Stephen King, The Gunslinger (The Dark Tower Book I), 2003   The Gunslinger is the first instalment in Stephen King’s The Dark Tower book series, which deviate from his normal horror genre slightly. While incorporating elements of horror which made King famous, most notably from the Slow Mutants, the novel is predominantly a Western-style scienceContinue reading “Novel Review: The Gunslinger (The Dark Tower Book I)”