Published: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2009 Edition: Director's cut ; special ed Description: 2 videodiscs (186 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in ISBN/ISSN: 631299046X, 9781419878923, 1419878921, 9786312990468, Language: English
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Based on the graphic novel co-created by Dave Gibbons and published by DC Comics
Special features: 25-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; 11 Watchmen making-of webisodes
Billy Crudup, Matthew Goode, Carla Gugino, Jackie Earle Haley, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Patrick Wilson
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
MPAA rating: R; for strong graphic violence, sexuality, nudity and language
DVD, region 1, widescreen (enhanced); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer
English or dubbed French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
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