The premiere of Zack Snyder’s Justice League almost a month ago is still giving a lot to talk about. One of the most talked about points is the key scenes where the film reaches its dramatic climax. From here we’ll start with spoilers, so if you haven’t seen the “Snyder cut“You may not want to continue reading. With the improved prominence of the Cyborg from Ray Fisher, Zack snyder included the dramatic scene of the death of Silas stone on STAR laboratories.
Many fans have spoken of the similarities between that scene and the one of the birth of the Doctor manhattan in the 2009 Watchmen movie, also directed by Zack Snyder, especially in terms of blueprints and technical issues.
While it could be a mere coincidence, one of Zack Snyder’s Justice League special effects supervisors, Bryan hirota, has pointed out that this resemblance between the death of the father of Victor stone and the conversion of John osterman in Doctor Manhattan it was deliberate.
During his interview with ScreenRant, Hirota explains that many shots were inspired by the adaptation of Watchmen 2009, although Silas Stone’s death is “more disgusting.” Bryan Hirota refers to the shots in which Stone’s skin begins to bubble as if it were inside a microwave, comparing it to the scene in Watchmen in which John Osterman’s physical being is consumed by the blue light energy of Doctor Manhattan. .
Did you find those similarities between Zack Snyder and Watchmen’s Justice League scenes?