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Who can take Roland (Dark Tower) in a street fight?

Discussion in 'General Discussion & Questions' started by Kingunlucky, Aug 22, 2016.

  1. Tery

    Tery I want to look at life In the available light Moderator

    Nobody. Except someone with magic. Maybe.
     
  2. SHEEMIEE

    SHEEMIEE Well-Known Member

    I reckon a clean Eddie Dean could work long tall and ugly into a sweat if he tried real hard, or mayhaps Jack Torrance would find something useful to swing at the big guy.
     
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  3. swiftdog2.0

    swiftdog2.0 Free speech has been reduced to a 20% off coupon..

    Cort, if we're talking no weapons. Roland would have been sent West if he hadn't had his hawk as a weapon.
     
  4. doowopgirl

    doowopgirl very avid fan

    Randal Flagg?
     
  5. Grace82

    Grace82 Well-Known Member

    Can it be any King character...if so....Clearly...Carrie White!!!!
     
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  6. mjs9153

    mjs9153 Peripherally known member..

    Rowdy Roddy and Keith David could give him a run for his money..
     
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  7. Tery

    Tery I want to look at life In the available light Moderator

    These guys, maybe?

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  8. Kingunlucky

    Kingunlucky Well-Known Member

    Well, to be fair now. The thread question which of STEPHEN KING'S other characters could take down Roland - if we are stepping outside of that then there are many characters who could get the job done quite handily.

    Hell, outside of King universe characters and into other pieces fiction there are characters who could probably make him work up a sweat in a gunfight
     
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  9. twiggymarie

    twiggymarie Daughter of One

    Arthur Eld, Steven Deschain, Cort's dad, (whose name slips my brain just now), maybe a young Speedy Parkins?
     
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  10. Neesy

    Neesy #1 fan (Annie Wilkes cousin) 1st cousin Mom's side

    The little girl (main character) from Firestarter perhaps but I don't think she would hurt Roland, as he is not evil.

    Charlie McGee
     
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  11. seeker619

    seeker619 Member

    Perhaps no one can take Roland in a fight. I can see Jack Bauer and Roland having a very fine mutual respect. Can almost see them out whispering the other as Jack Bauer has the voice I picture Roland having.
     
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  12. seeker619

    seeker619 Member

    Actually now that I think about it I think Keifer Sutherland would be perfect to play the part of Roland.
     
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  13. Towerbent BreakSlinger

    Towerbent BreakSlinger Well-Known Member

    Hi I don't know you but at the risk of seeming rude.. Kiefer Sutherland? Ha-ha-ha!
     
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  14. seeker619

    seeker619 Member

    I fail to see what was rude but I take by what you said you do not like the choice. Well if that is the case, we simply disagree.
     
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  15. Towerbent BreakSlinger

    Towerbent BreakSlinger Well-Known Member

    I don't know , I mean mr Sutherland is cool and all but I just see Roland as , like if you could take the genetics of Clint Eastwood, King Arthur, Alexander the Great make a guy out of him and then put him in a smoker until he's mostly beef jerky - then cut off half his hand his big toe - if he shoots for it, you made a Roland. lol sorry I'm just a huge dark tower fan no offense to you I swear, I just couldn't see it with him, too blond, too pretty,
     
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  16. Towerbent BreakSlinger

    Towerbent BreakSlinger Well-Known Member

    Supposed to say shoots you for it
     
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