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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.
First Air Date 2019-10-20
Last Air Date 2019-12-15
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mco shared a tip "It took getting being the first episode to really appreciate the dimensionality of the writing and the storytelling. I'm hooked."
thomas_duncan shared a tip "Yes if you like deep themed comic book shows. Only 8 episodes too so far I think."
justina_fu shared a tip "If you appreciate unconventional themes and a fast-paced plot, you will love this series!"
zach_gallegos shared a tip "A unique sequel to the classic graphic novel, so far it’s been a good show"
brian_addison shared a tip "Any news on whether this is getting a second season? I normally don’t like comic book stuff but really loved this 👍"
rick_birchett shared a tip "Awesome show"
lawrence_carrington shared a tip "I appreciated that it is a sequel to the book, not the movie. The universe seemed larger and more fleshed out"
sir_dontae___ shared a tip "Best show that I’ve seen in a while."
andrew_5280 shared a tip "Wasn’t sure what to expect not having read the graphic novel. Really good!"
bettis_morelock shared a tip "One of the best shows on TV!"
ripleydude shared a tip "Very cool adaption to the graphic novel! Solid casting, and switching things up with the lore of Watchmen."
jason_morrison_7743 shared a tip "This is good."
acara_johnson shared a tip "Regina King! Enough said."
aaron_lyles shared a tip "Very good show"
Mike_TheGorilla shared a tip "There isnt a 2nd season coming out I guess but I thoroughly enjoyed it! Its enticing every episode leaving you wanting more"
michael_lagdameo shared a tip "Read the book and watch the movie before you start viewing this series."
irfan_gowani shared a tip "If you’re confused, read this: https://slate.com/culture/2019/12/watchmen-series-explained-hbo-episode-8-post-credits.html"
alex_gallows shared a tip "Yes!! I was skeptical at first, but it's done pretty well."
jeffrey__mckay shared a tip "Awesome new show, picks up were the comic left off."
suzanne_youngblood shared a tip "A little too weird"
nickole_cheron shared a tip "Such great social commentary￼ around race and police embedded in sci-fi world of superheroes. #hbomax"
duanallen_niemeyer shared a tip "Love this series, it reflects well with current events."
denise_barnes shared a tip "Have to get back to you!"
jacquelyn_brown shared a tip "First few eps are a bit slower and confusing, but it is so very worth it."
denver_lancaster shared a tip "IS there anyone cooler than Jeremy Irons?"
abhishek_prasad shared a tip "Nope, just the movie and I loved it."
evie_dumont shared a tip "It's so different! Great writing and you'll never know what's going to happen next"
amy_mcmillan_619 shared a tip "Yes"
mike_cantrell_3986 shared a tip "Rorschach"
mike_cantrell_3986 shared a tip "Rorschach"
hero1151 shared a tip "Do not binge, watch and let each episode sit in your mind before watching the next"
andrea_brown_7283 shared a tip "Definitely. And there's only 1 season to invest in."
J_Honey31 shared a tip "Pretty wild show!!"
gerald_scott shared a tip "Yes"
laura_carson shared a tip "Allow a day between episodes to allow the characters to marinate"
ryan_winn shared a tip "Don’t be fooled by the first couple of episodes. Maybe best first season of a show ever."
michael_newman_2645 shared a tip "Episode 6 "This Extraordinary Being"...... Which one was yours??"
octavious_jackson shared a tip "Pretty good"
tj_gillis shared a tip "Yup! To bad no more to come 😭"
sarah_nestheide shared a tip "One of the best short series I’ve ever seen. It was powerful, full of actual history, and the effects and story were genius."
josephine_o. shared a tip "Came in knowing nothing about Watchmen but it is one of the best shows I’ve ever watched!"
jean_louis_santos shared a tip "Preciso assistir. Mas tenho q ler o quadrinho primeiro,pra entender a série"
aridoneyet shared a tip "I binged this in 3 mights. You have to get through the first 3 episodes so stay along for the ride."
santosh_balajapalli shared a tip "Definitely YouTube the meanings cause it's deep but great show"
mario_martinez shared a tip "Thought provoking, a trip through an alternate history, and full of action!"
jean-paul_nicophne shared a tip "amazing!!!! watch it right now"
hannah_davis_ shared a tip "Be prepared to be confused the whole time, but it’s in a good way that you will enjoy!"
maya_moore shared a tip "If you haven’t read the comics, watch the movie beforehand if you want to get all references. Best show of 2019!"
wesley_stevens shared a tip "Amazing!"
ana_cuprill shared a tip "Super weird. Have to pay attention but riveting."
santosh_oommen shared a tip "Wonderful mini-series thst really packs a punch as a mirror of today’s world of economic, political, and societal problems."
jamilla_vandyke-bailey shared a tip "watch the movie, and read the book"
priyal_shah shared a tip "Hello I want to watch some netflix"
priyal_shah shared a tip "Yes plz"
bob_helfst shared a tip "Woke superheroics for today’s racist reality"
trevor_vantine shared a tip "It was not bad but it is not a big recommend"
evans_mcgowan shared a tip "So much going on here... so good."
jeremiah_morales shared a tip "To true comicfans you will love this however I stumbled apon this and I am not even a comic fanatic"
francois_dionne_3225 shared a tip "Sorry, wrong story"
john_john_valdez shared a tip "Havent watched it yet but I seen the movie."
rozana_marcelin shared a tip "No I actually liked every episodes, do u have one?"
dr_putney shared a tip "Weird but good! Have to watch the entire series for it to make sense."
original_sonja shared a tip "Amazing! Left me wanting more"
lodie_bourgeois-cayer shared a tip "Sooo good you need to watch it like yesterday"
av_rose shared a tip "Must see the movie first, for context."
aaron_jackson shared a tip "Great adaptation of the comics"
lydia_chiang shared a tip "It started weird but got better as it went along and then it went all out of the world crazy. Awesome acting. Just stick with it."