Of all of the conversation-worthy moments coming from HBO and Damon Lindelof's Peabody Award-winning pseudo-sequel "remix" take on Alan Moore, David Gibbons, and John Higgins' comic book classic Watchmen, the series' recreation of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre and the destruction of Black Wall Street was not only impactful in ways unseen on television but it[...]
Damon Lindelof may not want to be involved in a Watchmen Season 2, but he says the doors to the "chocolate factory" are open for others.
Until we're told otherwise, we take a look at five storyline ideas that would work for a second season (and beyond) of HBO's Watchmen.
When Trump returned to allowing fans into live shows at a rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma this past weekend, the turnout was disappointing, with only about 6,000 supporters showing up, far less than the one million Trump promised would be trying to get into the event, and not even enough to fill the 19,000 seat arena[...]
Damon Lindelof's Peabody Award-winning series Watchmen has been a focal point of HBO's Juneteenth weekend programming, with an emphasis on honoring those murdered in the 1921 Tulsa Massacre and the destruction of Black Wall Street as well as educating the nation on a tragic part of this nation's history that's been ignored The cable network[...]
As seen at the Trump rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, someone selling (presumably bootleg) posters of President Donald Trump as Captain America Still, I suppose with Ike Perlmutter on his side, Marvel is never going to make trouble for this one This stand is on Denver Street across from the BOK Center in downtown Tulsa, the[...]
In honor of Juneteenth and in memory of those murdered during the 1921 Tulsa Massacre, HBO will be offering all nine episodes of Damon Lindelof's Peabody Award-winning series Watchmen for free Starting Friday, June 19, and running through Sunday, June 21, Lindelof's pseudo-sequel to Alan Moore, David Gibbons, and John Higgins' comic book classic starring Academy[...]
Consider what viewers confront in the bold and original first episode: a pastiche of a silent film about a black sheriff, an intense re-enactment of the 1921 Tulsa Race Riots, an all-black performance of Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma, a vision of a future society where Robert Redford is president, and the lynching of a white[...]
"Watchmen" Episode 6 "This Extraordinary Being": Untruth, Hooded Justice & The REAL American Way [SPOILER REVIEW]
Now that HBO's wonderfully authorized pseudo-sequel to and Dave Gibbons' celebrated comic book series Watchmen has been unveiled to the world - it seems
"Watchmen" – "Peteypedia" Files #2: Judd News Clipping, "Masked Vigilante History" & Road to Reparations [PREVIEW]
Court of Appeals ruling that paved the way for reparations – a case started in Tulsa, Oklahoma (all images copyright HBO): HBO HBO HBO HBO HBO HBO HBO HBO The Road to HBO's "Watchmen" https://youtu.be/-33JCGEGzwU From Damon Lindelof and set in an alternate history where masked vigilantes are treated as outlaws, this drama series embraces the nostalgia of the original groundbreaking graphic novel of the same[...]
Damon Lindelof's "Watchmen" Free of Compromise – Steps Into Shadows with Anger, Passion [SPOILER REVIEW]
Lindelof's approach is less academic and more of a documentary filmmaker – engaging in a kind of "gonzo storytelling," creatively embedding himself to develop a deeper understanding of our nation's true "super villain": white supremacy, white privilege, and cultural appropriation. Except Lindelof sets aside the symbolism, instead, grabbing you by the back of the neck and[...]