Box Office: $107.5M
PRINCIPAL CASTMalin Akerman, Billy Crudup, Patrick Wilson, Carla Gugino, Matthew Goode, Jackie Earle Haley, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Matt Frewer, Stephen McHattie, Niall Matter, Carrie Genzel, Brett Stimely, Sonya Salomaa, Laura Mennell, Danny Woodburn, Apollonia Vanova, Salli Saffioti, Mary Ann Burger, Chris Weber, Stephanie Belding, Gary Houston, Jesse Reid, Rob LaBelle
WRITERDavid Hayter, Alex Tse
PRODUCERLawrence Gordon, Lloyd Levin, Deborah Snyder
EXECUTIVE PRODUCERHerbert W. Gains, Thomas Tull
A complex, multi-layered mystery adventure, Watchmen is set in an alternate 1985 America in which costumed superheroes are part of the fabric of everyday society, and the "Doomsday Clock" - which charts the USA's tension with the Soviet Union - is permanently set at five minutes to midnight. When one of his former colleagues is murdered, the washed-up but no less determined masked vigilante Rorschach sets out to uncover a plot to kill and discredit all past and present superheroes. As he reconnects with his former crime-fighting legion--a ragtag group of retired superheroes, only one of whom has true powers--Rorschach glimpses a wide-ranging and disturbing conspiracy with links to their shared past and catastrophic consequences for the future. Their mission is to watch over humanity...but who is watching the Watchmen?
strong graphic violence, sexuality, nudity and language