The world is turned upside down when one of the world’s greatest super heroes – Batman – finds himself under attack by his own son in the newest DC Universe Original Movie – Batman vs. Robin. Inspired by the #1 Best-Selling Graphic Novel, Batman: The Court of Owls, this all-new original film arrives today (Tuesday, April 14, 2015) from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment on Blu-Ray™ Deluxe Edition, Blu-Ray™ Combo Pack, DVD and Digital HD. The brand-new product offering, Blu-ray™ Deluxe Edition, includes the Blu-Ray™ Combo Pack, along with a Batman figurine in a gift set.
Batman vs. Robin is now available on Blu-rayTM Deluxe Edition for $29.96, Blu-rayTM Combo Pack for $24.98 SRP and on DVD for $19.98 SRP. The Blu-rayTM Combo Pack includes a digital version of the movie on Digital HD with UltraViolet. Fans can also own Batman vs. Robin in Digital HD via purchase from digital retailers.
If you loved Son of Batman, then you will cheer as the story continues with Damian Wayne filling in the role of Robin, still bent on violence, but unable to get the words of his biological father (Batman) out of his head… “We don’t kill!”
While seeking to bring The Dollmaker to justice for his crimes, Robin encounters a mysterious figure, Talon, who leads him on a life-altering course through the depths of Gotham’s secret society, known as The Court of Owls. It’s a dangerous journey that will force Batman and Robin to face their most dangerous adversary, each other! Based on the #1 best-selling graphic novel, Batman: The Court of Owls, this action-packed caper is one that fans won’t want to miss!
“Batman vs. Robin has all the elements of a memorable film – powerful villains, treacherous plot twists and tensions amongst allies,” said Mary Ellen Thomas, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Vice President, Family & Animation Marketing. “Showcasing a fantastic voice cast, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment is proud to release Batman vs. Robin as the next DC Universe Original Movie.”
Group photo of the Batman vs. Robin panelists at the World Premiere of the film at WonderCon on Friday, April 3 (photo courtesy of Gary Miereanu). Photo includes (left to right), Top Row, Tiffany Smith, J.M. DeMatteis, Andrea Romano, James Tucker, Phil Bourassa & Jay Oliva. Bottom Row is Sean Maher, Stuart Allan & Jason O’Mara.
Television stars Jason O’Mara (Terra Nova, USA Network’s upcoming Complications) and Stuart Allan (Son of Batman) reprise their roles as the voices of Batman/Bruce Wayne and Robin/Damian, respectively. Adding to the celebrity-laden voice cast is Jeremy Sisto (Law & Order, Suburgatory) as Talon, singer/songwriter/comedian Al Yankovic as The Dollmaker, David McCallum (NCIS) as Alfred, Grey Griffin (Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends) as Samantha, Sean Maher (Serenity) as Nightwing, and Kevin Conroy (Batman: The Animated Series) as Thomas Wayne. Multi-Award Winning Voice Director Andrea Romano provided superior voice direction and casting, which makes all of these DC/Warner Bros Animated films so special.
Produced by Warner Bros. Animation and DC Entertainment, the film is directed by Jay Oliva (Batman: Assault on Arkham) from a script by award-winning comic writer J.M. DeMatteis. James Tucker (Justice League: Throne of Atlantis) is supervising producer.
BLU-RAY AND DVD BONUS CONTENT
Batman vs. Robin Blu-rayTM and Blu-rayTM Deluxe Edition contain the following special features:
Gotham’s City Secret: The Mythic Court of Owls – The Court of Owls is the secret society that directly connects the past of Gotham to the current city. Are they silent guardians that are the noble benefactors or are they the malevolent force that manipulates a city toward their grand design?
Talons of the Owl – If the Owls are the masterminds, their instruments of destruction are their assassins. Appropriately called The Talons, these warriors are designed to carry out the will of the Owls.
Batman Vs. Robin Audio Commentary
A Sneak Peak at Justice League: Gods & Monsters – An advance look at the next DC Universe Original Movie with the creators and cast.
Bonus cartoons from the DC Comics Vault – You might even see a bonus Warner Bros. classic Bugs Bunny Cartoon: Super Rabbit! Bricka-bracka-firecracker, sis boom bah! Bugs Bunny, Bugs Bunny, Rah, Rah, Rah!
Batman vs. Robin DVD contains the following special features:
A Sneak Peak at Justice League: Gods & Monsters – An advance look at the next DC Universe Original Movie with the creators.
DIGITAL DISTRIBUTION ELEMENTS
Batman vs. Robin is available for streaming and download to watch anywhere in high definition and standard definition on their favorite devices from select digital retailers including Amazon, CinemaNow, Flixster, iTunes, PlayStation, Target Ticket, Vudu, Xbox and others.
Starting today, April 14, Batman vs. Robin is available digitally on Video On Demand services from cable and satellite providers, and on select gaming consoles.