According to Variety Warner Bros. has put together a theatrical release schedule for Zack Snyder's director's cut of Watchmen.

The screenings will start July 17 at four theaters in Dallas, Los Angeles, Minneapolis and New York.

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Snyder spilled the beans about this theatrical release at Warner Bros. during an event to promote the DVD and Blu-ray releases of Watchmen: The Director's Cut and 300: The Complete Experience on July 21.

This new version of Watchmen contains 25 extra minutes of footage.

This theatrical run is going to happen during the San Diego Comic-Con. Snyder is slated to host a "BD Live" screening of Watchmen on July 25. Those who have obtained the Blu-ray version of this movie will be able to utilize the "BD Live" feature and watch the movie and discussion at Comic-Con at the same time.

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Evan Jacobs