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

Two thrilling tales from the graphic novel blending animation and live-action include a rousing pirate saga and a look at Nite Owl's account of the establishment of the group of masked avengers known as the Minutemen.

Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: March 24, 2009
DVD 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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Wildaly M
Great adaptation.
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.
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
Lorenzo von Matterhorn
A mariner survives an attack from the dreaded pirates of the Black Freighter, but his struggle to return home to warn it has a horrific cost.… More

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