The trailer for The Dark Tower is finally here and it looks amazing.
Based on Stephen King's series of novels, The Dark Tower is the story of Roland, the Gunslinger, and his epic journey to find the mysterious Dark Tower that lies at the centre of everything.
We spoke to Idris Elba, who plays Roland, about the upcoming film.
Fans of the novels may notice a shift in storytelling, as Elba describes the story to be focused quite a lot on the character of Jake, played by Tom Taylor.
"It’s a story about a young boy who discovers parallel universes and discovers that his purpose is much bigger in these other universes. He partners with the Gunslinger and they journey towards this boy's destiny, to save the Dark Tower."
The shift should come as no surprise to some as Stephen King tweeted an image back in May, hinting that the film is set after the events within the novels.
The film also stars Matthew McConaughey as the Man in Black, a nefarious figure who is interested in Jake for his ability to "shine".
While The Dark Tower is, at its most basic level, the Gunslinger chasing the Man in Black, Elba found Roland's other relationship more impactful.
"At the heart of it, it's almost like a buddy story between Jake and Roland. It was great to have Tom learning and adapting on set, but at the same time breathing real life into Jake."
The Dark Tower is scheduled for release in 2017.