Though their feature films seem less consistent than Marvel’s
counterparts, the DC Universe Animated Original Movies
have been kicking all sorts of ass since its inception with Superman
back in 2007.
The reason this latest venture looks so familiar is because the overwhelming majority of you have caught a notable feature film which treads much of the same ground Frank Miller
blazed back in 1986. The Dark Knight Returns
reads as a blueprint for Nolan’s final Batman instalment
: A retired batman
, defeat at the hands of a powerful new foe, passing the torch to a younger generation....The Dark Knight Returns Part 1
is directed byMan of Steel
storyboarder Jay Oliva
and stars Robocop
) and the smart one from Modern Family
). TDKR Pt1 is set for release on September 25, 2012 with its conclusion set for an early 2013 release.