Watchmen: Tales of the Black Freighter and Under the Hood
Watchmen: Tales of the Black Freighter and Under the Hood (2009)

Named after the comic book that appeared in the original Watchmen graphic novel as a story-within-a-story, this animated companion piece to director Zack Snyder's feature film version of Watchmen finds an inner-city youth reading a… More

Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: March 24, 2009
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Charles Cassady
Common Sense Media

Sometimes-gruesome Watchmen extras best for fans.

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James O'Ehley
Sci-Fi Movie Page

Buying this disc is a bit like buying a disc consisting of special features only! It all feels very slight . . .

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Mike McGranaghan
Aisle Seat

I really loved the Watchmen film, and this DVD (as well as the Complete Motion Comic DVD) make for a really wonderful way to experience this extraordinary world.

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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

It provides another angle on the Watchmen universe we might not otherwise get.

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Flixster User Reviews
Wildaly M
Great adaptation.
Morgan Griffith-David
It wasn't bad. I enjoyed each of the separate parts but it just left me feeling somewhat...unsatisfied. The film and original graphic novel were of such… More
Anthony Lawrie
Tales of the Black Freighter and Under the Hood represent the two sub-plots left out of Zack Snyder's 2009 version of Alan Moore's classic Watchen. I… More
Jens S.
It's hard to rate this animated horror story on its own, since it has to be seen as part of the whole Watchmen film, where a kid is reading it as a comic… More
Conner Rainwater
I'm really glad that Tales from the Black Freighter was put into a medium that made me enjoy it. While it was my least favorite part of the comic, this is… More
Ken Stachnik
Well done, but not amazing.

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