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Warner Home Video has officially announced the Blu-ray release of ‘Watchmen: The Ultimate Cut’ for November 3. As we informed in July, this “ultimate” cut will contain the animated comic ‘Tales of the Black Freighter’ woven into the director’s cut of the film. The total running length will be 215 minutes. ‘Watchmen: The Complete Motion Comics’ and the fake documentary ‘Under the Hood’ are also included on a separate disc.

Special features include:

Disc 1

* Two audio commentaries, with Zack Snyder and Dave Gibbons (1)

Disc 2

* The Phenomenon: The Comic that Changed Comics (2)
* Real Super Heroes, Real Vigilantes (2)
* Mechanics: Technologies of a Fantastic World (2)
* Watchmen: Video Journals (3)
* My Chemical Romance, “Desolation Row” music video (2)
* Under the Hood (4)
* Story Within a Story: The Books of Watchmen (4)

Disc 3

* Digital Copy of the Theatrical Version (2)

Disc 4

* Watchmen: The Complete Motion Comic (5)
* BD-Live (2)

(1) New content
(2) Previously available within the Director’s Cut US Blu-ray
(3) Previously available within the Theatrical Cut European Blu-ray
(4) Previously available within the ‘Tales of the Black Freighter’ Blu-ray
(5) Released separately


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