|aV for Vendetta /|cwritten by Alan Moore ; art by David Lloyd ; coloring by David Lloyd, Steve Whitaker, Slobhan Dodds ; lettering by Jenny O'Connor, Steve Carddock, Elitta Fell ; art for "Vincent" and additional art for "Valerie" and "the vacation" by Tony Weare.
|aNew York :|bDC Comics,|cc2005.
|a288 p. :|bchiefly col. ill. ;|c26 cm.
|aV for vendetta.
|a"Originally published in single magazine form in the United States as V for Vendetta 1-10."
|aBook 1. Europe after the reign -- Book 2. This vicious cabaret -- Book 3. The land of do-as-you-please
|aA masked vigilante calling himself V ignites the fuse of revolution in totalitarian London when he seizes the government-controlled airwaves. This novelization is based on the screenplay of Warner Bros. film adaptation of the classic graphic novel, in theaters March 17th.
A new trade paperback edition of the graphic novel that inspired the hit movie!A powerful story about loss of freedom and individuality, V FOR VENDETTA takes place in a totalitarian England following a devastating war that changed the face of the planet. In a world without political freedom, personal freedom and precious little faith in anything comes a mysterious man in a white porcelain mask who fights political oppressors through terrorism and seemingly absurd acts. It's a gripping tale of the blurred lines between ideological good and evil.This new trade paperbackedition features the improved production values and coloring from the 2005 hardcover.
Alan Moore is perhaps the most acclaimed writer in the graphic story medium, having garnered countless awards for works such as Watchmen, V for Vendetta, Swamp Thing and Miracleman. He is also the mastermind behind the America's Best Comics line, through which he has created (along with many talented illustrators) The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Promethea, Tom Strong, Tomorrow Stories and Top Ten.David Lloyd has been working in comics since 1977. Amongst his most favored works are Sláine: Cauldron of Blood, Night Raven: House of Cards, Aliens: Glass Corridor, Weird War Tales, Gangland, Dark Horse Presents 86, The Horrorist, Marlowe: The Graphic Novel, Hellblazer: Rare Cuts, War Story: J For Jenny, War Story: Nightingale, and Kickback.