While the live action DC films have seen their share of controversy and dismay, the animated features have certainly proven stronger with fans and critics alike and now Warnr Bros. Home Entertainment is set to release their newest offering a full one week early then previously announced. The new film, titile Batman: Hush, is an animated adaptation of the classic Batman story in which our beloved Caped Crusader takes on a new villain who is preying on Gotham City and is seeking to destroy the Dark Knight.
The 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack and Blu-ray Combo Pack will now be released on August 6th while the original Digital and VOD premiere date will retain its original July 20th release date.
Official Synopsis: An adaptation of the seminal DC classic tale, Batman: Hush centers on a shadowy new villain known only as Hush, who uses Gotham’s Rogues Gallery to destroy Batman’s crime-fighting career, as well as Bruce Wayne’s personal life – which has already been complicated by a relationship with Selina Kyle, aka Catwoman.
Batman: Hush includes a star studded array of voice talent which includes Jason O’Mara as Batman, Jennifer Morrison as Selina Kyle, Jerry O’Connell as Superman, Rebecca Romijn as Lois Lane, Rainn Wilson as Lex Luthor, Sean Maher as Nightwing, Bruce Thomas as Jim Gordon, Stuart Allan as Damian Wayne, and James Garrett as Alfred.
Just like all the other DC animated releases, this one comes locked and loaded with a vast assortment of special features including the all-new DC Showcase animated short, Sgt. Rock; a fascinating featurette focused on Selina Kyle/Catwoman entitled Batman: Love in Time of War; an Audio Commentary featuring executive producer James Tucker, director Justin Copeland and screenwriter Ernie Altbacker; a sneak peek at the next DC Universe Movie, Wonder Woman: Bloodlines; and two episodes from The Batman/Superman Hour.
Check out the teaser trailer that was just released a month ago in the player below!