Top 7 Dark Tower Movie Details

While searching the internet for Dark Tower movie facts, I found some interesting little known details. Obscure enough that most people could miss it, I want to make you a favor by creating ordered lists with the most intriguing hidden details.

Most of them are not blatantly obvious to be observed at first sight, so take your time and read carefully. We have extensive definitions that accurately explain any behind the scene meaning or famous dialogues.

The protagonists travel through an dilapidated circus with an attraction called "Pennywise"

In The Dark Tower (2017) A sign for Barlow and Straker's is hanging in the background. Barlow and Straker's is the antiquities shop from Stephen King's novel Salem's Lot that the vampires use as a front.
In The Dark Tower (2017) A sign for Barlow and Straker's is hanging in the background. Barlow and Straker's is the antiquities shop from Stephen King's novel Salem's Lot that the vampires use as a front.

Easter Eggs

Finding Easter Eggs in movies is one of my favorite hobbies. Hidden objects, characters, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - The portal that sends Roland and Jake back to New York is 1408, reference to another Stephen King book, 1408, a haunted hotel room, or a portal from Dark Tower universe??
    The portal that sends Roland and Jake back to New York is 1408, reference to another Stephen King book, 1408, a haunted hotel room, or a portal from Dark Tower universe??
  • 1 - Spaghetti Week is on at the Majestic. Spaghetti Westerns were movies about the American Old West made in the mid 1960s
    Spaghetti Week is on at the Majestic. Spaghetti Westerns were movies about the American Old West made in the mid 1960s
  • Timmy is playing with a toy 1958 Plymouth Fury, in reference to Steven Kings Christine

Hidden Details

The portal number to teleport back to the village on Mid-World is 14-08. 1408 is another Stephen King story adapted to film.

Dark Tower poster
Dark Tower poster

Dark Tower Plot: The construction of a skyscraper is being haunted by a ghost.

I am pretty sure that you've watched Dark Tower, maybe in a theater near you or on the small screen, but probably not many of the small details have taken your attention. Most of the previous facts are hidden for some reason, but still, there is plenty of randomly forgetten stuff that makes the movie unique and interesting. The more you know, the more fascinated you'll be about Dark Tower and will watch it online, download or stream it again and again.

Genre Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Director Freddie Francis
Main Actors Michael Moriarty, Jenny Agutter, Carol Lynley, Theodore Bikel
IMDB score 4.3