Rotten Tomatoes has revealed the score for Damon Lindelof’s Watchmen series.
This Sunday, fans will finally get to see how The Leftovers creator Damon Lindelof expands on the Watchmen mythos with his new series for HBO. Of course, with Alan Moore’s Watchmen being regarded as one of the greatest comic book stories in history, fans have high expectations of the new series from Damon Lindelof.
Now, Rotten Tomatoes has revealed that Damon Lindelof’s Watchmen currently holds a 93% score. Based on 28 reviews at this time, the Critics Consensus on Damon Lindelof’s Watchmen reads as follows:
“Bold and bristling, Watchmen isn’t always easy viewing, but by adding new layers of cultural context and a host of complex characters it expertly builds on its source material to create an impressive identity of its own.”
You can check out Rotten Tomatoes’ post on Damon Lindelof’s Watchmen below!
— Rotten Tomatoes (@RottenTomatoes) October 17, 2019
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Here is the official synopsis for Damon Lindelof’s Watchmen:
Set in an alternate history where “superheroes” are treated as outlaws, WATCHMEN embraces the nostalgia of the original groundbreaking graphic novel while attempting to break new ground of its own.
Watchmen stars Regina King, Jeremy Irons, Don Johnson, Jean Smart, Tim Blake Nelson, Louis Gossett Jr., Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Hong Chau, Andrew Howard, Tom Mison, Frances Fisher, Jacob Ming-Trent, Sara Vickers, Dylan Schombing, and James Wolk. The series is produced for HBO by White Rabbit in association with Warner Bros. Television, based on Alan Moore’s graphic novel co-created and illustrated by Dave Gibbons and published by DC.
Watchmen premieres on October 20, 2019, on HBO.
Source: Rotten Tomatoes