THE DARK TOWER Receives a First Trailer

Sony has released the trailer for the much anticipated Stephen King adaptation The Dark Tower, starring Idris ElbaMatthew McConaughey, and Tom Taylor. Taylor plays an 11-year-old who discovers another dimension beyond our own and befriends a gunslinger played by Elba. The two embark on a quest to find the fabled dark tower, but there are malevolent forces on their tail.

The Dark Tower opens in theaters August 4th.

Jake Chambers (Tom Taylor) is a young 11-year-old adventure seeker who discovers clues about another dimension called Mid-World. Upon following the mystery, he is spirited away to Mid-World where he encounters the lone frontiersman knight Roland Deschain (Idris Elba), who is on a quest to reach the ‘Dark Tower’ that resides in End-World and reach the nexus point between time and space that he hopes will save Mid-World from extinction. But with various monsters and a vicious sorcerer named Walter Padick (Matthew McConaughey) hot on their trail, the unlikely duo find that their quest may be difficult to complete.