Top 7 Dark Tower Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Dark Tower facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Dark Tower film message.

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.

Dark Tower Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, 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

Dark Tower 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.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Dark Tower. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

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