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The Batman

Disclaimer: The Batman is a film that will reward repeat viewings down the line, and even without that, there’s a lot here to digest and unpack. These thoughts below are but a brief, immediate response to the film. As Nir...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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The Art Of Film: Terry Ackland-Snow

You may not know his name, but you certainly know his work. Terry Ackland-Snow has worked on more than 80 feature films, including two James Bonds (On Her Majesty’s Secret Service and The Living Daylights), Aliens, Batman, 2001...

 
 
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Batman: The Long Halloween, Part Two

Batman: The Long Halloween, Part Two, is the eagerly-awaited conclusion to DC’s animated take one of their most the iconic comic-book storylines. Written by Jeph Loeb and illustrated by Tim Sale, the tale takes place immediatel...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Batman: The Long Halloween, Part One

Batman: The Long Halloween, Part One, is the next entry in the hugely-popular series of DC Universe Animated Movies. Inspired by the iconic 13-issue comic-run, by Jeph Loeb and Tim Sale, the tale takes place immediately after B...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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Superman: Red Son

DC’s Elseworlds series take well-known and well-loved comic book characters and gives them a new twist. Batman is a perennial favourite of Elseworld writers, but Superman has also generated his share of classic alternative stor...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Batman: Hush

DC Universe Animated Original Movies are direct-to-video releases based on some of DC’s best-known and best-loved storylines. Batman: Hush is their 13th outing in a series which, while done on a budget, are also done with flair...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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More Bats For Your Buck

He’s been immortalised in live-action films and in animations but, for the purist, Batman will always be—first and foremost—a comic book hero. Making his debut in Detective Comics number 27, in 1939, Batman has gone on to becom...
 
 
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Back To The Beginning: Harley Quinn

DC Comics Novels – Harley Quinn: Mad Love takes it back to where it all began.  Inspired by the 1994 graphic novel, Mad Love, and featuring Harley as she first appeared in 1992’s Batman: The Animated Series, the novel exp...

 
 
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The Death Of Superman

If superhero movies were sandwiches then you’d probably take them back to the shop. Not very adventurous, with a thin daub of plot-jam, sold as a luxury product in an artisan SFX wrap. DC Universes’ animated features, however, ...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Teen Titans Go! Featurette

When the Teen Titans go to the big screen, they go big! finds our egocentric, wildly satirical Super Heroes in their first feature film extravaganza – a fresh, gleefully clever, kid-appropriately crass and tongue-in-cheek...