Superman: Red Son getting a DVD and Blu-ray release this March

Superman: Red Son getting a DVD and Blu-ray release this March

The alternative take on the story of Superman - if he had been raised behind the Iron Curtain - is set to land on DVD and Blu-ray on 16th March. A digital release of Superman: Red Son will be available from 25th February.

Based on DC’s famed Elseworlds tale from 2003, Superman: Red Son takes place in an alternate reality where the spaceship bearing the last survivor of Krypton crash lands – not in rural Kansas, but in Stalinist Russia. Can this Cold War-era Earth survive the coming of a Soviet Superman?  


  • DC Showcase: Phantom Stranger (Animated Short) –Animation legend Bruce Timm helms Phantom Stranger as both executive producer & director from a script written by Ernie Altbacker (Teen Titans: The Judas Contract). Set in the 1970s, the short follows young adult Jess as she joins her friends at a party in a dilapidated mansion hosted by the mysterious Seth … when odd things begin to happen to Jess and her friends, can Phantom Stranger intervene? Peter Serafinowicz (The Tick) gives voice to Phantom Stranger, and Michael Rosenbaum (Smallville, Impastor) provides the voice of Seth. Phantom Stranger also features the voices of Natalie Lander, Grey Griffin and Roger Craig Smith.
  • Cold Red War (New Featurette) – An exploration of the Cold War through the lens of the Elseworlds classic Superman: Red Son, as Superman rises to power and tension escalates between the United States and the Soviet Union.  
  • Two episodes from Superman: Red Son – The Motion Comics.
  • A Sneak Peek at the next DC Universe Movie, Justice League Dark: Apokolips War - An advanced look at the next animated film in the popular DC Universe Movies collection.
  • DVD
  • Blu-ray
  • Amazon Prime

For a full list of all upcoming releases for you to buy to own you can check out our 4K Blu-ray release schedule and DVD and Blu-ray release schedule.

Superman: Red Son (2020)
Dir: Sam Liu | Cast: Amy Acker, Diedrich Bader, Jason Isaacs, Tara Strong | Writers: J.M. DeMatteis (screenplay), Mark Millar (original story)

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