To celebrate the release of the DC Universe Original Movies 10th Anniversary Collection (arriving in stores on Blu-ray Tuesday, Nov. 7), Warner Bros. has provided CBR with the exclusive debut of a special Batman-themed supercut. The trailer offers a brief retrospective of the Dark Knight’s various incarnations that have been explored in animation over the past ten years, ranging from adaptations of classic comics stories like The Dark Knight Returns and Batman: Year One, to original tales like the most recent release in the collection, Batman and Harley Quinn.
Over the past decade, Warner Bros. Animation has released 30 films based on DC Comics’ heroes and villains. And while Batman hasn’t been in every movie, the Dark Knight has starred in or factored into 22 of them,Nine actors have provided the iconic hero’s voice, with Batman: The Animated Series star Kevin Conroy accounting for seven of the films on his own.
“It’s been an amazing journey from the initial concept of bringing comic book pages to screen to the completion of 30 animated films spotlighting the mesmerizing characters and stories of the DC library,” Mary Ellen Thomas, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Vice President, Family & Animation Marketing said when the set was originally announced. “We are proud to celebrate this first decade of filmmaking with an impressive box set filled with exciting extras beyond these stunning films themselves.”
The DC Universe Original Movies: 10th Anniversary Collection Blu-ray box set is limited to 20,000, and each box will be individually numbered. The set arrives in stores Tuesday, Nov. 2 with an MSRP of $299.99.