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Dr Mordrid
13th October 2007, 16:02
Watchmen (March 6, 2009)

Studio: Warner Brothers

Tagline: "Who watches the Watchmen?"

Synopsis: In a gritty and alternate 1985 the glory days of costumed vigilantes have been brought to a close by a government crackdown, but after one of the masked veterans is brutally murdered an investigation into the killer is initiated. The reunited heroes set out to prevent their own destruction, but in doing so discover a deeper and far more diabolical plot.

Director: Zack Snyder (300, Dawn of the Dead)

Exec Producer: Herb Gains (A/D on Natural Born Killers, Sea of Love, Manhunter, Dirty Dancing)


Lawrence Gordon (Die Hard, Field of Dreams, Hellboy, Tomb Raider, Rocketeer)

Lloyd Levin (United 93, Boogie Nights, Event Horizon, Hellboy, Field of Dreams, Rocketeer)

Deborah Snyder (300)

Screenplay: David Hayter & Alex Tse

Graphic novel: Alan Moore & Dave Gibbons


Walter Kovacs/Rorschach: Jackie Earle Haley (http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0355097/)

Jon Osterman/Dr. Manhattan: Billy Crudup (http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001082/)

Adrian Veidt/Ozymandias: Matthew Goode (http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0328828/)

Sally Jupiter/Silk Spectre (Laurie Juspeczyk's mother): Carla Gugino (http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001303/)

Laurie Juspeczyk/Silk Spectre II: Malin Akerman (http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0015196/)

Dan Dreiberg/Nite Owl: Patrick Wilson (http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0933940/)

The Comedian: Jeffrey Dean Morgan