The nine HBO episodes that define conversation Watchmen a television series, a spiritual sequel to the influential comic Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons, will be available for free this weekend.
HBO will make the series available to non-subscribers to broadcast on HBO.com, as well as through free on-demand services, from Friday June 19 to Sunday June 21. The company’s press release said the move was “an extension of the network’s content offering highlighting black experiences, voices and storytellers.” […] HBO is proud to offer the nine episodes of this poignant and timely series, which explores the legacy of systemic racism in America, for free. “
June 19 is the date of Juneteenth, an unofficial American holiday commemorating the gradual emancipation of blacks enslaved in the American Civil War and its aftermath. HBO and HBO Latino will also broadcast a nine-hour series marathon starting at 1 p.m. EST on June 19.
Moore and Gibbons’ original comic book series – an alternative American story designed by two Britons – grappling with the themes of power and morality at the heart of the idea of superheroes, with a good contribution to nuclear terror . HBO Watchmen, created by Damon Lindelof, picks up decades after the events of the comedy series, picks up on certain themes, rejects others, and questions the story so complete and satisfying that a second season seems like an excess.
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