“Watchmen is a movie more than 20 years in the making. The only superhero comic book included in Time's 100 Greatest Books of the Century. It is already considered literature of the highest order. It's author Alan Moore had deemed it impossible to be filmed and he wasn't alone in that opinion. The fans themselves put it as a wild dream until director Zack Snyder made it a reality. There are a handful of directors who are comic book fanatics (Bryan Singer, Kevin Smith), Snyder was the rogue one and more ambitious.
I'm a fan of the graphic novel. I bought Watchmen by the issue back then. This was years before DC came up with its Vertigo line and the same year as Miller's Dark Knight Returns. It was the anti-thesis of what we were reading at the time. It blew our minds and now comes ” read more