Warner Bros. has informed CBR News that the first trailer for “Watchmen” is now available at Apple in a variety of formats including High Definition QuickTime. Alternatively, fans can wait to see the trailer on the big screen in front of “The Dark Knight,” opening this weekend in the U.S.
Directored by Zack Snyder (“300”), “Watchmen” is based on the landmark 1987 Hugo Award-winning DC Comics graphic novel by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons. “Watchmen” stars Patrick Wilson, Jackie Earle Haley, Malin Akerman, Billy Crudup, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Matthew Goode, Stephen McHattie and Carla Gugino, and depicts an alternate1980s reality in which superheroes existed and were outlawed, and follows a group of vigilantes that come out of retiring following the mysterious murder of one of their own.
“Watchmen” is set for release on March 6, 2009.
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