Get to know D.C. with our daily newsletter

We dive deep on the day’s biggest story and share links to everything you need to know.

Love Snyder, and the footage looks pretty cool. (More important, this adaptation of the allegedly unadaptable graphic novel seems to have significantly less cheese potential than Wolverine.)

Now whether Watchmen will ever come out is another story. Its scheduled release is March 6, but a legal kerfuffle between 20th Century Fox and Warner Bros. over development and distribution rights may temporarily shelve the film.

The trial begins Jan. 20. In the meantime, enjoy this:

Watchmen Exclusive