075: Watchmen feat. Eric Rivera
Premise: In an alternate 1985 where superheroes exist, the murder of a fellow vigilante sends Rorschach into his own sprawling investigation, uncovering a conspiracy that could completely change the course of history as we know it.
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 65%
Watchmen (2009) was directed by Zack Snyder, written by David Hayter, Alex Tse, and based on Watchmen, a graphic novel by Dave Gibbons and Alan Moore. The film stars Malin Åkerman, Billy Crudup, Matthew Goode, Carla Gugino, Jackie Earle Haley, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, and Patrick Wilson.
In this episode, we discuss:
- Patriot Games and Jack Ryan films
- Ozark on Netflix
- John Wick
- Garfield & Scott’s thoughts on Wyoming.
- Cloverfield and 10 Cloverfield Lane
Questions We Ask:
- Does this work as a stand-alone film?
- Does this work as an adaptation?
- Does Zack Snyder’s style work for this
- Does this film make commentary about modern superhero films?
- What’s up with that Leonard Cohen song?