The first trailer for "The Dark Tower," starring Idris Elba as the Gunslinger and Matthew McConaughey as The Man in Black, has finally arrived. And fans have feelings. Fans of Stephen King's book series have particularly strong feelings.

Here's the trailer:"The Dark Tower" got itself trending on Twitter right away, with viewers posting their positive and negative reactions:

Here's the movie synopsis from Sony:

"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."

"The Dark Tower" arrives in theaters on August 4th after being moved the schedule several times. This is hoped to be the start of a multi-movie franchise with a companion TV spinoff. Fingers crossed that the final result pleases everyone.

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The Dark Tower
PG-132017
Based on 46 critics

Roland Deschain (Idris Elba), the last Gunslinger, is locked in an eternal battle with Walter O'Dim (Matthew... Read More

October 21, 2017
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