Saturday Morning Watchmen

Discussion in 'Science Fiction & Fantasy' started by HaplessCrewman, Mar 5, 2009.

  1. HaplessCrewman

    HaplessCrewman Commander Red Shirt

    Mar 24, 2006
    Office of Scientific Intelligence
  2. ITL

    ITL Vice Admiral Admiral

    Nov 27, 2004
    Palace Of The Brine

  3. species5618

    species5618 Commodore Commodore

    May 16, 2005
    Toronto, Canada
    That was great. I especially liked the part where Ozymandias actually grabs The Comedian and prevents him from falling out the window.:guffaw::guffaw::guffaw:
  4. Christopher

    Christopher Writer Admiral

    Mar 15, 2001
    Oh, that was Alan Moore's worst nightmare! :lol: Right up there with "Watchmen Babies" on The Simpsons. I liked how Bubastis became a cross between Cringer and Scooby-Doo. And Dr. Manhattan turning into a car!

    To be really authentic Saturday morning stuff, though, all the violence should've been expunged -- no punching people, no smashing through glass, no mention of cancer. And Silk Spectre would be much more demurely attired.
  5. Klaus

    Klaus Vice Admiral Admiral

    Sep 14, 2003
    Beach condo, Bay of Eldamar
    That may have been the coolest thing EVER! :lol:
  6. Samurai8472

    Samurai8472 Vice Admiral Admiral

    Mar 27, 2007

    I don't know much about Watchmen except Rorschach's poor life.

    "Nite Owl is their leader! and he loves to party down!"

    Rorschach as the team goof ball and The comediantrying to get a kiss from Silk Spectre :lol:

    Ozymandias and Bubastis AKA Scobby and Shaggy
  7. Leroy

    Leroy Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    May 2, 2001
    How long before someone decides it's a good idea to actually produce this?
  8. Praetor

    Praetor Vice Admiral Admiral

    Apr 18, 2004
    The fine line between continuity and fanwank.
    That was just awesomely funny. In the future, Alan Moore is spinning in his grave.
  9. Barbados Slim

    Barbados Slim Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Aug 31, 2003
    The L.A.
    That's hilarious! I like that Dr. Manhattan can give you cancer, or turn into a car. :lol: :bolian:
  10. Mike Farley

    Mike Farley Commodore Commodore

    Mar 25, 2005
    Lost Vegas
    Somebody needs to show this to Alan Moore! I'll bet his head will explode Scanners-style.
    Then he'll use his black magic powers to take revenge.

    Comedian trying to kiss Silk Spectre is just...ick!
  11. Greg Cox

    Greg Cox Admiral Premium Member

    May 12, 2004
    Oxford, PA
    That was sublime!
  12. Daneel

    Daneel Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Jan 31, 2009

    That was a nice helping of pure awesome. So many nice touches for those who've read the book (as I did this past week, in preparation for the movie):
    "Rorschach's friend to the animals..." and it shows him with the two dogs he butchers in the book... that is hilariously macabre.
    The Comedian trying to kiss Laurie... just wrong on so many levels.
    "Jon can give you cancer, or turn into a car!" Yeah, you'd never hear a line like that in an actual Saturday morning cartoon, but that doesn't make it any less amusing.

    I'd love to see Alan Moore's reaction.

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