Top 6 The Dark Tower Movie Facts

Following is our collection of The 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 The Dark Tower film message.

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

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.
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.

The 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 - 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

The 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.

The Dark Tower poster
The Dark Tower poster

The Dark Tower Plot

A boy haunted by visions of a dark tower from a parallel reality teams up with the tower's disillusioned guardian to stop an evil warlock known as the Man in Black who plans to use the boy to destroy the tower and open the gates of Hell.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of The 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 Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Western
Director Nikolaj Arcel
Production Sony Pictures
Stars Matthew McConaughey, Idris Elba, Tom Taylor, Dennis Haysbert
IMDB score 5.6