Speech Bubbles: Comics & Graphic Novels
Comic Fan Talk About Comic Books!

Watchmen: Tales of the Black Freighter & Under the Hood

3 Ratings: 2.3
The DVD companion piece to the 2009 graphic novel to film adaptation.

When filmmaker Zack Snyder realized that he could not include two important segments of Alan Moore's story in his 2009 film adaptation of Watchmen, he decided that the best way to tell these stories and satisfy fans was to release … see full wiki

Genre: Animation
MPAA Rating: R
2 reviews about Watchmen: Tales of the Black Freighter &...
review by . April 28, 2009
By this point we all know about the new live action super hero movie, Watchmen. We have all experienced the hype around it and even if we haven't seen it yet, we all have the urge to see it eventually. Those who, like me, have not read the comics will be very unaware as to what "Tales of the Black Freighter" is all about.    Within the comics, Tales of the Black Freighter is told as a comic within a comic which within the Watchmen series is known as "Marooned". This short animation …
review by . April 01, 2009
posted in Movie Hype
There are all kinds of things that make WATCHMEN a unique graphic novel. One thing is the comic book story within the comic, TALES OF THE BLACK FREIGHTER. Even though the comic within the comic is important to WATCHMEN, it's not crucial to the story's plot. However, Zach Snyder really was dedicated to bringing the complete novel to life and had TALES OF THE BLACK FREIGHTER filmed separately as an animated short. The short follows the story from the comic extremely well. Also included on the DVD …
What's your opinion on Watchmen: Tales of the Black Freighter &...?
rate
3 Ratings: +2.3
You have exceeded the maximum length.
Related Topics
Watchmen

The 2009 movie directed by Zack Snyder and based upon the bo

First to Review
© 2014 Lunch.com, LLC All Rights Reserved
Lunch.com - Relevant reviews by real people.
Speech Bubbles: Comics & Graphic Novels is part of the Lunch.com Network - Get this on your site
()
This is you!
Ranked #
Last login
Member since
reviews
comments
ratings
questions
compliments
lists