Warning, spoilers ahead… What happens when you pit the Dark Knight against Jack the Ripper? You get a well-constructed and executed (no pun intended) adaptation. Based on the DC Comics Elseworld stories, Batman Gotham by Gaslight is a one shot animated feature and is the thirtieth film in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies series.
What seems to becoming a new standard by Warner Brothers Animation for its DC Animated Universe is the R-rated foray. Several films before last years The Killing Joke had already pushed the envelope between language, graphic violence and sexuality. Now they give us Justice League Dark, their twenty-seventh animated film. Warning, spoilers ahead…
All it takes is one bad day. That in a nutshell speaks to the overall theme in Batman: The Killing Joke. There are graphic novels and then there is The Killing Joke by Alan Moore. Now this highly acclaimed one-shot graphic novel from 1988 has become the latest DC Animated Feature. This time however ahead […]
We have now reached our final five… 5. Justice League: Flashpoint Paradox (2013) Sometimes a person can have a change of heart. When I originally saw Flashpoint, I wasn’t it. In fact at the time, I gave it a 2.5 out of 4. That was then, this is now. I re-watched all 25 films and […]
We have now reached our Top 10 for the DC Animated films. Starting with… 10. Superman/Batman: Apocalypse (2010) This animated feature is what I like to call bringing the gang back together. Apocalypse brings back many of the voices we all know and love from animated series of Batman, Superman and Justice League. Apocalypse centers […]
Continuing our look at the 25 DC Animated films, let’s take a look at 15 through 11… 15. Justice League: A New Frontier (2008) Probably sporting the finest overall collection of voice actors, A New Frontier is adapted from a mini-series by Darwyn Cooke and tells a unique story of how the Justice League met. […]
Continuing our look at the 25 DC Animated films, let’s take a look at 20 through 16… 20. Justice League: Throne of Atlantis (2015) Throne of Atlantis tells the story of Arthur Curry who discovers his regal heritage as heir to the Kingdom of Atlantis. After the death of his father, Arthur struggles to find […]