After it was shelved at Universal due to budget constraints, the Ron Howard adaptation of Stephen King’s ‘The Dark Tower’ has found a new home at Warner Bros. Ron Howard is still on board to direct and Javier Bardem is still locked in as the lead.
Synopsis from Stephenking.com:
The opening chapter in the epic Dark Tower series. Roland, the last gunslinger, in a world where time has moved on, pursues his nemesis, The Man in Black, across a desert. Roland’s ultimate goal is the Dark Tower, the nexus of all universes. This mysterious icon’s power is failing, threatening everything in existence.