Watchmen. Tales of the black freighter
From the comic within the comic, a young mariner survives his ship's destruction but causes more collateral damage when he attempts to protect his fellow townspeople from the attacking phantom vessel.
Subjects:Gibbons, Dave, 1949- -- Film adaptations.
Heroes -- Drama.
Moore, Alan, 1953- -- Film adaptations.
Pirates -- Drama.
Sailors -- Drama.
Genre:Action and adventure films.
Comic books, strips, etc. -- Film adaptations.
Other Authors:Butler, Gerard, 1969-
DC Comics, Inc.
Frewer, Matt, 1958-
Gibbons, Dave, 1949-. Watchmen.
Gugino, Carla, 1971-
Harris, Jared, 1961-
Moore, Alan, 1953-. Watchmen.
Morgan, Jeffrey Dean, 1966-
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Smith, Mike, animator.
Snyder, Zack, 1966-
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Warner Premiere (Firm)
Widescreen and standard formats.
Burbank, CA : Warner Premiere, 2009.
1 videodisc (64 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
CHVR: 18A ; MPAA rating: R (for violent and grisly images).
Tales of the black freighter [DVD].
Under the hood [DVD].
Title from container.
Based on the graphic novel "Watchmen" by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons.
Originally released as a motion picture direct-to-video in 2009.
Special features: Story within a story: The books of Watchmen -- Watchment motion comic episode 1 -- Exclusive First Look at DC Univers's animated Green Langern DVD --
Tales of the black freighter voices: Gerard Butler, Jared Harris.
Under the hood cast: Carla Gugino, Matt Frewer, Stephen McHattie, Jeffrey Dean Morgan.
Tales of the Black Freighter: music, Tyler Bates ; head of animation, Bryan Engram.
Under the hood: cirector of photography, Glenn Taylor ; editor, Michelle Harrison ; music, Paula Gallitano.
Tales of the Black Freighter presented in widescreen format ; Under the hood presented in standard format preserving its original aspect ratio.
DVD ; Region 1 ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround ; dual-layer format.
Tales of the Black Freighter / produced by Brian McNulty, Karen Mayeda-Vranek ; written by Alex Tse & Zack Snyder ; directed by Daniel Delpurgatorio and Mike Smith (26 min.)
Under the hood / produced by Eric Matthies and Wesley Coller ; written by Hans Rodionoff ; directed by Eric Matthies (38 min.).
Publisher or Distributor Number:
2000006976Link to PAC