"You've got all the characters interacting, like Andy Warhol doing portraits of the superheroes."

The long and agonizing wait is almost over. No, we're not talking about an upturn in the failing economy -- it's the hotly anticipated 'Watchmen,' which finally hits screens on March 6.We'll get to see for ourselves if Zack Snyder's vision has made the world of doomsday a reality (in a more entertaining way than the aforementioned flagging markets).

Moviefone was on the set in 2007 to witness the early days of the film's production in Vancouver, talk to Snyder and the film's cast and crew -- and find out whether this project could ever live up to its critically acclaimed source material, Alan Moore's graphic novel.