Watchmen : a familiar figure back in the series, Damon Lindelof

Cinema 9 November, 2018






Comicboook cult movie written by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons, the new series Watchmen to be precise a little more, with the arrival of a familiar figure.

For the pioneers of the first hour, Watchmen is a priority comicbook lighthouse of Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons, which plunged the reader in full uchronie in America in the years 1985. While super-heroes are obsolete, only to be overpowered is lifted up in pride in the country of Uncle Sam : Dr. Manhattan.

At the time of the Clock of the Apocalypse-a symbol of the tension between the United States and the Soviet Union – indicates continuously at five minutes to midnight, a former super-hero is brutally murdered. Council, if you have not read it yet then go for it, because it is simply excellent.


“I hope they will get out of them


But if the Watchmen are back on the scene after more than 9 years of absence on the screens, since the release of Watchmen – The Watchmen by Zack Snyder in 2009, it is thanks to Damon Lindelof. The creator of the series The Leftovers was announced in June of 2017 want to team up with HBO to make a new adaptation of the comicbook, but this time, in the form of a series.

Despite the density of an original work, Damon Lindelof had reassured fans of the first implementation in an open letter, explaining that he was not going to misrepresent the comicbook by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons. Everything was for the better. Little by little, the actors were beginning to fill the ranks of the cast : Regina King, Jeremy Irons, Tim Blake Nelson, Adelaide Clemens, Don Johnson. That’s a very beautiful world, even if we do not know yet what characters they were going to interpret.


The great, the unique


The website /Films has just announced that Jeremy Irons was going to play the character of Ozymandias. Which is not fair as ” the man the most intelligent of the world “ but also a real little viper, and was incarnate by the excellent Matthew Goode in Watchmen – Guards. Also, /Film also confirms that Jean Smart would play the” agent Blake of the FBI, tasked to locate the vigilantes, in a world where super heroes have been banished. “

Finally, we remind you that this new adaptation of Watchmen will not follow faithfully the original work. Damon Lindelof had stated that this will not in any case an adaptation to direct the work of Alan Moore, although he will keep the ambiance and the blackness. The series takes place in an alternate world where super-heroes would clearly not welcome and would be treated as vulgar off-the-law.

Arrival scheduled for 2019 on HBO. When will the trailer ?


Frankly the branch in gold to be seen, it’s too much