R | | Action, Drama, Mystery
In 1985 where former superheroes exist, the murder of a colleague sends active vigilante Rorschach into his own sprawling investigation, uncovering something that could completely change the course of history as we know it.
When asked his thoughts on the upcoming movie adaptation of his seminal graphic novel, Alan Moore sighed and said "Do we really need another shitty film in the world?" Moore had famously and very vocally been unhappy about the adaptations of V for Vendetta (2005) and The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003). Like many,... ...
Bold moves, Henry. That's what's needed right now. We can't let these fuckers think we're weak!
Henry Kissinger: Yes. They must fear the madman Richard Nixon.
During the Kennedy assassination scene, the police are seen riding newer (Post 1994) Harley-Davidson FLH Police models. In 1963, Harley's FLH models only came with spoke wheels, one front brake disk, and the rear shocks were forward of saddlebags and visible, not hidden behind the saddlebags as shown.
Gerard Butler is given second opening credit in the Ultimate Edition (on the fuselage of the airplane in the montage), due to him playing the part of the pirate in the 'Tales of the Black Freighter' segments.
£3,243,001 (UK) (6 March 2009)
$107,503,316 (USA) (22 May 2009)
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