The film adaptation of Alan Moore's and Dave Gibbons's Watchmen
has been mired in production problems since the comic was published in 1986.
Years later, on the verge of release, Watchmen
is facing production obstacles. 20th Century Fox is pursuing an order
to delay the film's release.
Fox is claiming that it never fully relinquished the rights to the comic and so Warner Bros. Watchmen
is copyright infringement.
U.S. District Court Judge Gary Feess agreed with Fox and said that he plans