San Diego Comic-Con brings us the first full-length trailer for HBO Guard this weekend … and it looks epic!
Taking inspiration from Alan Moore's graphic novel of the same name, Guard is new baby Damon Lindelof, after he previously worked for HBO's favorite existence The remaining.
Zack Snyder led the cinematic adaptation of the comic in 2009, but upcoming TV shows were seen to explore all the dark bloody actions with a more relaxed and deep pace.
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The series will be a sequel to classic comics (not films), with trailers teasing its connection with source material in a newspaper stating that Adrian Veidt (Ozymandias) has been declared dead and a news program sharing that Dr. Manhattan lives on Mars.
The new recordings also tempt some masked guards, including a group of armed Rorschach imitators, and there is a lot of violence, strong language, and dramatic dialogue as well.
"Do you know how you can distinguish between masked police and vigilante?" Agent Blake (Jean Smart) asks. "Neither do I …"
HBO's latest ensemble series offers casts to emulate, with Jeremy Irons, human waterYahya Abdul-Mateen II, Regina King, Don Johnson and Tim Blake Nelson all starred in the show.
Speaking about the direction of the show last year, Lindelof said that they "have no desire to adapt" twelve problems that were made thirty years ago ".
"Those problems are sacred places and will not be retread or recreated or reproduced or rebooted … they will, however, be remixed," he teased.
"Because the bass line on the familiar track is too good and we would be stupid not to take it. It must be contemporary … The tone will be fresh and nasty and electric and unreasonable … Some characters will not be known."
Guard will air on HBO in the US and Sky Atlantic in the UK this October.
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