By Chris Nashawaty
Updated March 18, 2009 at 04:00 AM EDT
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Watchmen: Tales of the Black Freighter

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  • Movie

Despite all the haters, there were plenty of diehards who walked out of Watchmen itching for more. This made- for-DVD companion is for them. Based on the story-within-a-story from the graphic novel, Tales of the Black Freighter is a wonderfully eerie animated tale about a shipwrecked sailor (300‘s Gerard Butler) hunted by a galleon of ghostly buccaneers. Among the EXTRAS are Under the Hood, a 38-minute faux doc about masked ’40s crime-fighters, plus a cool motion-comic snippet of the graphic novel. In short, total nerdvana. A?

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Watchmen: Tales of the Black Freighter

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  • Movie
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  • R
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  • 26 minutes
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