The original comic book by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons, released in 1986 and 1987, was read by the ongoing Cold War fears of nuclear tensions between America and Russia. Lindelof wanted his new series, which was set a decade after the events of the books, to consider the equivalent of 2019. According to a report by the TAO group at the end of the term, it was difficult for him to know what could be: "race and police".
The idea began to be transplanted into the Watchtower Universe and had to be presented in a responsible way, "Lindell said. "I hope that throughout the season, the nine episodes that we have completed will have a much better feeling. I think these contradictions were things that we were very well aware of in telling stories and tried to do the best. There are no easy answers. There are no spectacular solutions. In the traditional superhero movie, the bad guys are fighting aliens. When aliens beat, aliens return to their planet and they all win. There is no victorious white supremacy. He felt like a pretty great enemy. "”/>
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However, both sources note that while the Guards will explore topics that resonate with the reality of America in 2019 there will be some remarkable differences between what's on the screen and what's really going on. One of them is that the president of the show will be Robert Redford, who has moved from action to politics to become the "longest-ever happening", and whose "very liberal" policy has not, in the end, the world better. place. Neither is the fact that the world of the show is one without the internet.
"It should not be a world to recognize the themes of a Trojan horse that are in the real world in a fictional," Lindelof said. "What's the real story and what's the alternative story and things are getting mixed up in the middle." Starring Starring Regina King, Jeremy Irons, Jean Smart, Tim Blake Nelson, Louis Gosset Jr., and many others fall in HBO in October.
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