Watch The First Trailer For The Dark Tower Starring Idris Elba & Matthew McConaughey

The debut trailer for The Dark Tower, the long-anticipated movie based on novels by Stephen King has arrived. The film stars Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey as gunslingers battling over the elusive and magical Dark Tower.

Watch the trailer above and read the official synopsis below.

There are other worlds than these. Stephen King’s The Dark Tower, the ambitious and expansive story from one of the world’s most celebrated authors, makes its launch to the big screen. The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain (Idris Elba), has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O’Dim, also known as the Man in Black (Matthew McConaughey), determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil will collide in the ultimate battle as only Roland can defend the Tower from the Man in Black.

The Dark Tower opens in theaters on August 4th, 2017.