Warner Bros. Dwelling Leisure is celebrating the tenth anniversary of their acclaimed animated adaptation of Batman: 12 months One with a particular commemorative version, which can improve the film to 4K UHD for disc and digital. The film, tailored from the comedian e-book story by Frank Miller and David Mazzucchelli, facilities on a younger Bruce Wayne simply starting to seek out his footing as Batman. Whereas Matt Reeves’s live-action The Batman is not a 12 months One story, components of the movie appear to be impressed by origin tales like this, Scott Snyder’s Zero 12 months, and different tales of Bruce’s early days.
The commemorative version includes a fully-remastered model of the movie, and a newly-created bonus function, Reinventing Gordon. It is going to get a simultaneous launch on disc and Digital beginning November 9, 2021. It is going to additionally embrace a “DC Universe Films Flashback” Batman: Soul of the Dragon, Batman: The Lengthy Halloween Half One, and Batman: The Lengthy Halloween Half Two.
The featurette specializing in Gordon is an attention-grabbing transfer: Batman: 12 months One‘s Bruce Wayne was Ben McKenzie, who would go on to play Jim Gordon on Gotham. The character may also be showing in the Batman (performed by Jeffrey Wright), and that model will carry over to a deliberate Gotham PD TV present on HBO Max. The streaming platform may also be the house of DC’s deliberate Batgirl film, starring Leslie Grace as Gordon’s daughter Barbara.
Followers can get a sneak peek on the new particular function Reinventing Gordon at DC FanDome. The worldwide fan expertise returns on Saturday, October 16 at 10 a.m. PDT with an all-new, epic streaming occasion at DCFandome.com.
You possibly can see Warner’s official synopsis for Batman: 12 months One under.
Initially launched on Blu-ray and DVD in 2011, Batman: 12 months One is predicated on the landmark 1987 DC titles from 12-time Eisner Award winner and Eisner Award Corridor of Fame member Frank Miller and illustrator David Mazzucchelli. The movie depicts younger Bruce Wayne’s return to Gotham Metropolis in his first makes an attempt to combat injustice as a costumed Tremendous Hero. The playboy billionaire chooses the guise of an enormous bat to fight crime, creates an early bond with a younger Lieutenant James Gordon (who’s already battling corruption from contained in the police division), inadvertently performs a task within the start of Catwoman, and helps to deliver down a crooked political system that infests Gotham Metropolis.
Six-time Emmy® Award winner Bryan Cranston (Breaking Unhealthy, Trumbo, Your Honor) and Gotham star Ben McKenzie (Southland, The O.C.) lead a star-studded forged as Lieutenant James Gordon and Bruce Wayne/Batman, respectively. Eliza Dushku (Dollhouse, Buffy the Vampire Slayer) gives the voice of Selina Kyle/Catwoman, Katee Sackhoff (The Mandalorian, Battlestar Galactica) provides voice to Detective Sarah Essen, and the late Alex Rocco (The Godfather) is the voice of crime lord Carmine Falcone. Further voices/characters embrace the late Jon Polito as Commissioner Loeb, Jeff Bennett as Alfred, Gray Griffin as Barbara Gordon & Vicki Vale, Robin Atkin Downes as Harvey Dent, Keith Ferguson as Jefferson Skeevers, Fred Tatasciore as Detective Flass, Stephen Root as Brendon, Liliana Mumy as Holly and Nick Jameson as Merkel.
Lauren Montgomery (Surprise Girl, Voltron: Legendary Defender) and Sam Liu (Batman: Soul of the Dragon, Superman: Purple Son) co-directed Batman: 12 months One from a script penned by Academy Award® nominee Tab Murphy (Gorillas within the Mist, Disney’s Tarzan). Animation legend Bruce Timm (Batman: The Animated Collection) is government producer of Batman: 12 months One. Government producers are Sam Register, Michael Uslan and the late Benjamin Melniker.
The 4K Extremely HD Blu-ray Combo Pack options an Extremely HD Blu-ray disc in 4K with HDR, a Blu-ray disc that includes the movie in hi-definition, and a digital model of the film.