Bonus Episode 39 – Lunch at the Gotham Cafe (Patreon Clip)



A new bonus episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came is live for all of our Patrons. What follows is a short excerpt of our discussion of the short story “Lunch at the Gotham Cafe.”

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Hiatus Announcement



Greetings, constant listeners! We are giving you a heads up that we will be taking a short hiatus. The show will return, so stay subscribed to the feed and all of our social media for updates.

While we’re on hiatus, we’ll be planning which books, movies, tv, and other related materials to cover next. So send us your suggestions! You can email us at twoguysdarktower@gmail.com and our Twitter handle is @2guysdarktower. Roland, exhausted and defeated, kneels in front of a beach door

We will continue to be posting bonus episodes for our patrons, so if you want to hear our thoughts while supporting the show, visit patreon.com/twoguysdarktower.

Thank you so much for listening to our show. We will be back soon.


Bonus Episode 38 – Doctor Sleep (2019 movie) (Patreon Clip)



A new bonus episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came is live for all of our Patrons. What follows is a short excerpt of our discussion of the 2019 movie, Doctor Sleep.

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Ep. 143 Doctor Sleep, Part 4, “Roof O’ the World” and “Until You Sleep”



In this episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came, we explore Doctor Sleep, Part 4 “Roof O’ the World” and “Until You Sleep.”

  • Introduction (00:00)
  • Life is a wheel (01:35)
  • Recovery and redemption (07:49)
  • Dark Tower Thinnies (15:21)
  • Yuck-King It Up (18:11)
  • Reviews and final thoughts (21:01)
  • Fun Stuff (26:34)
  • Other Worlds Than These (28:34)
    • Jay For All Mankind (Apple TV)
    • Sean The Northman (dir. Robert Eggers, 2022)
  • Outro (32:57)

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Next Episode: The Dead Zone, Prologue and chapters 1-5.


Bonus Episode 37 – “The Road Virus Heads North” (Patreon Clip)



A new bonus episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came is live for all of our Patrons. What follows is a short excerpt of our discussion of the short story “The Road Virus Heads North” from the Everything’s Eventual collection.

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Ep. 142 Doctor Sleep, Part 3, “Matters of Life and Death”



In this episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came, we explore Doctor Sleep, Part 3, “Matters of Life and Death.”

  • Introduction (00:00)
  • Uncle Dan (01:28)
  • Don’t underestimate the rubes (07:59)
  • Death is a miracle (15:34)
  • Connections to The Shining (20:05)
  • Dark Tower Thinnies (24:55)
  • Yuck-King It Up (25:39)
  • Fun Stuff (30:12)
  • Other Worlds Than These (36:05)
    • Jay: The Resort
    • Sean: Escape the Dark Castle
  • Outro (40:56)

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Next Episode: Doctor Sleep, Part 4, “Roof o’ the World” and “Until You Sleep.”


Ep. 141 Doctor Sleep, Part 2, “Empty Devils”



In this episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came, we explore Doctor Sleep, Part 2, “Empty Devils.”

  • Introduction (00:12)
  • A real page turner (01:15)
  • Bad news for Dan (05:25)
  • Connections and continuations from The Shining (12:55)
  • Dark Tower Thinnies (18:26)
  • Yuck-King it Up (23:02)
  • Patrons and iTunes reviews (24:15)
  • Fun Stuff (26:34)
  • Other Worlds than These (32:14)
  • Outro (35:55)

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Other Worlds Than These topics:

  • Prey, directed by Dan Trachtenberg and starring Amber Midthunder and Dakota Beavers
  • Bluebeard by Kurt Vonnegut

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Next Episode: Doctor Sleep, Part 3, “Matters of Life and Death.”


Bonus Episode 36 – “All That You Love Will Be Carried Away” (Patreon Clip)



A new bonus episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came is live for all of our Patrons. What follows is a short excerpt of our discussion of the short story “All That You Love Will Be Carried Away” from the Everything’s Eventual collection.

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Bonus Episode 35 – “Before The Play” (Patreon Clip)



A new bonus episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came is live for all of our Patrons. What follows is a short excerpt of our discussion of the unpublished prologue to The Shining, “Before the Play.”

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Ep. 140 Doctor Sleep, Part 1, “Abra”



In this episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came, we explore Doctor Sleep, Part 1, “Abra.”

  • Introduction (00:00)
  • Eternal life vs. a good life (04:02)
  • A dream within a dream (11:40)
  • The Shining connections (19:06)
  • Dark Tower Thinnies (26:31)
  • Yuck-King It Up (31:18)
  • Fun Stuff (32:46)
  • Other Worlds Than These (39:03)
    • Jay: Starstruck (HBO Max)
    • Sean: Cape Fear (1962)
  • Outro (43:30)

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Next Episode: Doctor Sleep, Part 2, “Empty Devils.”