It's time we talked about the elephant sized penis in the room. Yes, we are of course referring to Doctor Manhattan's appendage in Watchmen. Whether it's the original comic or Zack Snyder's film , even people with just a passing knowledge of the franchise usually refer to Watchmen as "the one with the blue dong", and HBO's TV show is now swinging in the same direction. After a noticeable lack of penii in the season one premiere, Watchmen's second episode saved the day with a surprisingly long glimpse of Tom Mison's painted phallus — except it wasn't his phallus at all.
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Average or a hefty hog? Circumcised or not? And why the hell can't we look away? Watchmen , the issue comic book series collected in a graphic novel, was jarring by design. This would be Dr. Jon Osterman, better known as Doctor Manhattan, an atomic physicist who becomes an immortal demigod after a lab accident, able to manipulate matter at will.
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There have been plenty of shocking reveals on "Watchmen" so far -- though none were quite as ahem big as the sight of Yahya Abdul-Mateen II naked. On Sunday night's shocking episode, fans learned how the blue god from the classic graphic novel became the soft spoken Cal Abar, and back again. In one scene Dr.
The HBO show, based on the graphic novel by Alan Moore, made waves last week with its depiction of rising racial tensions and vigilante justice , but on Monday night tongues were wagging for an entirely different reason. The duo enacted how Jon Osterman was transformed into the blue, deity-like superhero after a nuclear physics experiment went awry, irreparably transforming his DNA. In other news, this is the first time HBO has elected to show a penis before breasts in a series. WatchmenHBO watchmen. Ah yes, the Watchmen themes: sociopolitical paranoia, deconstruction of the superhero genre, revisionist history, Adrian's deep unrequited love Doctor Manhattan, and blue penis.