DC Universe Animated Film Collection

Luke Watson| Jul 02, 2017

DC Universe Animated Film Collection

The DC Universe extends from comics, to television, to movies, but one area that has always shined is animation. While the live action movies get most of the attention -- good or bad, DC's animated film collection has grown into something massive that is usually acclaimed by fans. The benefit of animation, of course, is that stories that would otherwise never be told can get the feature-length treatment without having to fit into any particular, extended storyline, and without the limitations of live action effects budgets. While parts of Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice gave us a taste of Frank Miller's The Dark Knight Returns, you can see a much more faithful, and (dare I say?) superior adaptation in the two-part animated films.

Now DC is releasing a collection of 30 of these incredible films (okay -- a couple that are less incredible amongst them). It's a 10th anniversary collection that begins with 2007's Superman: Doomsday and will extend through the yet-to-be-released Batman and Harley Quinn.

Here's the full list: 

  1. SUPERMAN: DOOMSDAY
  2. JUSTICE LEAGUE: THE NEW FRONTIER
  3. BATMAN: GOTHAM KNIGHT
  4. WONDER WOMAN COMMEMORATIVE EDITION
  5. GREEN LANTERN: FIRST FLIGHT
  6. SUPERMAN/BATMAN: PUBLIC ENEMIES
  7. JUSTICE LEAGUE: CRISIS ON TWO EARTHS
  8. BATMAN: UNDER THE RED HOOD
  9. SUPERMAN/BATMAN: APOCALYPSE
  10. ALL-STAR SUPERMAN
  11. GREEN LANTERN: EMERALD KNIGHTS
  12. BATMAN: YEAR ONE
  13. JUSTICE LEAGUE: DOOM
  14. SUPERMAN VS. THE ELITE
  15. THE DARK KNIGHT RETURNS, PART 1
  16. THE DARK KNIGHTS RETURNS, PART 2
  17. SUPERMAN: UNBOUND
  18. JUSTICE LEAGUE: THE FLASHPOINT PARADOX
  19. JUSTICE LEAGUE: WAR
  20. SON OF BATMAN
  21. BATMAN: ASSAULT ON ARKHAM
  22. JUSTICE LEAGUE: THRONE OF ATLANTIS
  23. BATMAN VS. ROBIN
  24. JUSTICE LEAGUE: GODS AND MONSTERS
  25. BATMAN: BAD BLOOD
  26. JUSTICE LEAGUE VS. TEEN TITANS
  27. BATMAN: THE KILLING JOKE
  28. JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK
  29. TEEN TITANS: THE JUDAS CONTRACT
  30. BATMAN AND HARLEY QUINN

The collection will be available for digital purchase on August 15 and in a Bluray boxed set November 7, 2017.

In the meantime, here's the trailer for Batman and Harley Quinn.


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