Category Archives: Doctor Sleep

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.”


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.”


Ep. 139 Doctor Sleep, “Prefatory Matters”



In this episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came, we explore Doctor Sleep, “Prefatory Matters.”

  • Introduction (00:13)
  • Publication History (01:26)
  • Connections and continuations from The Shining (04:25)
  • Overcoming trauma (09:39)
  • Dark Tower Thinnies (16:44)
  • Yuck-King it Up (17:38)
  • Thank you, Patrons! (19:32)
  • Fun Stuff (20:18)
  • Other Worlds than These (23:05)
  • Outro (25:52)

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Other Worlds Than These topics:

  • Night Sky, Amazon Prime, starring Sissy Spacek and J.K. Simmons. Show is about Franklin and Irene York, a couple who years ago discovered a mysterious chamber buried in their backyard. 
  • Penguin Classics Marvel Collection series: Captain America; Black Panther; Amazing Spider-Man. 

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Next Episode: Doctor Sleep, Part 1 “Abra.”