Batman: Mystery of Batwoman in January
Warner Home Video
have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of a new animated Batman movie, Batman: Mystery of Batwoman. Arriving on 26th January 2004 with a retail price of £12.99 the disc will offer the following bonus features:
- Chase Me - Original short film exclusive to the DVD
- Look Behind The Mystery - From Script to Scene
- Cool Gadgets
- Additional Scenes
The full press release follows the artwork and include plenty of information on the film...
For years the people of Gotham City wondered "Who is he?", now they're asking "Who is she?" as the legend of the Dark Knight takes a new twist in the never-before-seen feature length thriller Batman: Mystery of Batwoman.
The battle begins on 26th January 2004 when the ultimate superhero returns to protect Gotham City from crime and corruption in the first power punching DVD and VHS release from the all-new collectable Superheroes Range. This is the first bat-tastic home video release from Warner to be followed by further volumes of Batman: The Animated Series from Summer 2004 - start your collections now!
Batman: Mystery of Batwoman features the vocal talents of Born on the 4th of July and Secondhand Lions star Kyra Sedgwick, Hollywood heavyweight Hector Elizondro whose credits include The Princess Diaries and Kevin Conroy who is back in his batsuit providing the voice of Batman in what is, amazingly, his eleventh Batman movie!
Batman is back and in his unique fearless style he's on the attack, targeting his arch enemy The Penguin and his criminal cohort Rupert Thorn who are plotting a scheme to sell illegal weapons. But there's a new vigilante in town who's also intent on thwarting injustice and overthrowing the evil entrepreneurs. Who is she you ask? It's Batwoman of course!
With high-tech gadgets and powerful punches, Batwoman proves to be a formidable crimefighter - the only problem is that the Dark Knight has no clue who she is! When she crosses the criminal line and is captured by evil Bane whom Penguin has hired to oversee the export of illegal weapons, it's up to Batman to save her, defeat Bane and stop the shipment of arms from Gotham Harbour.
Can Batman stop the scoundrels, avenge his ruthless enemies and restore security in the city? Will he uncover the identity of the mystery figure and identify whether or not she really is an ally? Come out of your Bat Cave on 26th January 2004 and follow the Bat Signal to your nearest retailer to find out.
BIFF! POW! KA-BLAM! - High-flying DVD adventure on the wings of a Bat!
The DVD is jam packed with supercharged special features that will shed new light on the Dark Knight including Chase Me, a new original short film exclusive to the DVD and a Look Behind the Mystery, the making of from the script to scene. Fans will be given the opportunity to take a deeper look into the various gadgets and tools used by Batman and his enemies in Great Gadgets, an interview with the director Curt Geda features on the disc along with additional scenes, trailers and much much more!