Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2 cover art and release date

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has announced that the next installment in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies line – Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2 – will arrive on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Download on January 29th, 2013. The movie will be accompanied by featurettes, 3 classic DC bonus cartoons and a digital comic, as well as a sneak preview of the Man of Steel’s next animated adventure, Superman: Unbound. Here’s the official cover art for the direct-to-video feature:>

Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2 picks up where the first left off with Batman (Peter Weller; RoboCop) having returned to Gotham with an all new Robin (Ariel Winter; Modern Family), however not everyone is welcoming him back to the streets. Gotham City’s police are on a manhunt for the Batman as is the newly released Joker (Michael Emerson; Lost). As Batman attempts to stop the Joker one last time, the United States goverment teams up with Superman (Mark Valley; Human Target) to bring the Dark Knight down for good.

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