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Watchmen

Language and/or Subtitles: English
French
Spanish
Format: DVD 2009
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Summary
In the United States, costumed superheroes are part of the fabric of everyday society. But when one of his former colleagues is murdered, the washed-up, but no less determined, masked vigilante Rorschach sets out to uncover the plot to kill and discredit all past and present superheroes. As he reconnects with his former crime-fighting legion, a ragtag group of retired superheroes, only one of whom has true powers, Rorschach glimpses a wide-ranging and disturbing conspiracy with links to their shared past and catastrophic consequences for the future.
Additional Information
Subjects Gibbons, Dave, -- 1949- -- Film adaptations.
Superheroes -- United States -- Drama.
Murder -- Investigation -- United States -- Drama.
Vigilantes -- United States -- Drama.
Conspiracy -- Drama.
Criminal behavior -- Drama.
Superhero films.
Fantasy films.
Action and adventure films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Burbank, CA :Warner Home Video,2009
Edition Director's cut, Special ed., Widescreen.
Other Titles Watchmen.
Contributors Snyder, Zack, 1966- director.
Gordon, Lawrence, 1936- producer.
Levin, Lloyd, producer.
Snyder, Deborah, producer.
Hayter, David, screenwriter.
Tse, Alex, screenwriter.
Crudup, Billy, 1968- actor.
Goode, Matthew, 1978- actor.
Gugino, Carla, 1971- actor.
Haley, Jackie Earle, 1961- actor.
Morgan, Jeffrey Dean, 1966- actor.
Wilson, Patrick, 1973- actor.
Bates, Tyler, composer.
Gibbons, Dave, 1949- Watchmen.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Legendary Pictures.
DC Comics, Inc.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Participants/Performers Billy Crudup, Matthew Goode, Carla Gugino, Jackie Earle Haley, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Patrick Wilson.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Larry Fong ; editor, William Hoy ; music, Tyler Bates.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for strong graphic violence, sexuality, nudity and language.
Language English
French
Spanish
In English or dubbed French, with optional subtitles in English for the hearing impaired, French or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Notes Based on the graphic novel co-created by Dave Gibbons and published by DC Comics.
DVD release of the 2009 motion picture.
Special features: twenty-five minutes of additional footage; "The phenomenon: the comic that changed comics" featurette; "Watchmen:" video journals (ca. 30 min.); music video "Desolation row," by My Chemical Romance; eleven Watchmen making-of webisodes.
System Details DVD, NTSC ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Description 2 videodiscs (186 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9781419878923
1419878921
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