Warner Home Video has provided the following details and package artwork for the freshly-announced Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part One Two-Disc Special Edition DVD release. While the upcoming animated movie will see its general release on September 25th, 2012 – available on Blu-ray Combo Pack and single-disc DVD, On Demand and for Download – the two-disc DVD edition will not go retail-wide until Tuesday, November 6th, 2012. As with previous titles in the DC Universe Animated Original Movie line, the two-disc DVD edition will be a limited Wal-Mart chain exclusive, starting September 25th, 2012. Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part One Two-Disc Special Edition DVD release will remain a Wal-Mart exclusive for six weeks before being made available at other general outlets come November 2012.
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part One the first in a two-part adaptation of the acclaimed 1980s comic series The Dark Knight Returns starring a retired Batman who dons the cape and cowl to deal with a city decaying into crime. Click the image below for a closer look at the package art, with additional details following.
Bonus content for this two-disc DVD special edition includes two bonus episodes, “Batman & Me: The Bob Kane Story” featurette, and a preview of Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part Two. Suggested retail price is $24.98US.
A co-production of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group, DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. Animation, the direct-to-video Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part One animated feature debuts September 25th, 2012 on Blu-ray, single-disc DVD, OnDemand and for Download from Warner Home Video. The two-disc special edition release of this feature will be a Wal-Mart chain exclusive starting September 25th, 2012, and will go retail-wide on November 6th, 2012.
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