(May 16, 2019 – Burbank, CA) – A mysterious villain puppeteering Gotham’s most dangerous forces leads the Dark Knight into uncharted waters in “Batman: Hush,” the next entry in the popular series of “DC Universe Movies.” Produced by Warner Bros. Animation and DC, the feature-length animated film arrives from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment on Digital starting July 20, 2019, and on 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack and the DC Universe streaming service on August 13, 2019. Order due date is July 9, 2019.
“Batman: Hush” will be available on 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack ($39.99 SRP) and Blu-ray Combo Pack ($24.98 SRP) as well as on Digital ($19.99 HD). The 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack features an Ultra HD Blu-ray disc in 4K with HDR and a Blu-ray disc featuring the film; the Blu-ray Combo Pack features the film in hi-definition. The 4K Ultra HD and Blu-ray Combo Pack include a digital version of the film.
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” boasts a stellar voice cast led by primetime television stars Jason O’Mara (“The Man In The High Castle”) and Jennifer Morrison (“Once Upon A Time”) as the voices of Batman/Bruce Wayne and Catwoman/Selina Kyle, respectively. The cast also includes Jerry O’Connell (“Carter,” “Billions,” “Stand By Me”) as Superman, Rebecca Romijn (“The Librarians,” “X-Men”) as Lois Lane, Rainn Wilson (“The Office”) as Lex Luthor, Vanessa Williams (“Desperate Housewives,” “Ugly Betty”) as Amanda Waller, Jason Spisak (“Young Justice”) as Joker, Peyton List (“Bunk’d,” “Jessie”) as Batgirl, Peyton List (“Gotham,” “Mad Men,” “The Flash”) as Poison Ivy, Geoffrey Arend (“Madam Secretary”) as the Riddler, Sean Maher (“Firefly”) as Nightwing, Maury Sterling (“Homeland”) as Thomas Elliot, Bruce Thomas (“Legally Blonde,” “Kyle XY”) as Jim Gordon, Adam Gifford (“Longmire”) as Bane, Sachie Alessio (“Justice League Dark”) as Lady Shiva, Stuart Allan (“Teen Titans: The Judas Contract”) as Damian Wayne, James Garrett (“Batman: Bad Blood”) as Alfred, Hynden Walch (“Teen Titans Go!”) as Harley Quinn, Chris Cox (“Family Guy”) as Scarecrow, and Tara Strong (“Batman: The Killing Joke,” “Teen Titans,” “Teen Titans Go!”) as Reporter.
Director Justin Copeland (“Reign of the Supermen”) helms “Batman: Hush” from a script by Ernie Altbacker (“Teen Titans: The Judas Contract”). Jim Krieg (“Batman: Gotham by Gaslight”) & Alan Burnett (“Suicide Squad: Hell To Pay”) are co-producers. Amy McKenna (“The Death of Superman”) is producer. Michael Uslan is executive producer. Executive Producers are Sam Register and James Tucker (“Reign of the Supermen”).
“Batman: Hush” has long been on the fans’ priority list of essential Batman stories, and we have worked closely with Warner Bros. Animation and DC to put together a combination of excellent filmmakers and superb actors to bring this intense, engaging tale to animated life,” said Mary Ellen Thomas, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Vice President, Family & Animation Marketing.
Batman: Hush Enhanced Content
4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack and Digital
“DC Showcase: Sgt. Rock” (Animated Short) – From executive producer and director Bruce Timm comes the first new DC Showcase animated short since 2011’s “Catwoman,” bringing DC Comics’ gritty World War II hero to animated life in an all-new adventure.
“Batman: Love in Time of War” (Featurette)– Dangerous. Seductive. Villain. Hero. This is the story of Selina Kyle and the relationship she has forged with the world’s greatest detective.
Audio Commentary – Executive Producer James Tucker, Director Justin Copeland and screenwriter Ernie Altbacker share their thoughts and insights on “Batman: Hush.”
A Sneak Peek at the next DC Universe Movie, “Wonder Woman: Bloodlines” – An advanced look at the next animated film in the popular DC Universe Movies collection.
From the DC Vault –“The Batman/Superman Hour: The Underworld Underground Caper”
From the DC Vault – “The Batman/Superman Hour: Partners in Peril”
“Batman: Hush” will also be available on Movies Anywhere. Using the free Movies Anywhere app and website, consumers can access all their eligible movies by connecting their Movies Anywhere account with their participating digital retailer accounts.
Fans can also own “Batman: Hush” via purchase from digital retailers beginning July 20, 2019.
Digital Distribution Elements
On July 20, 2019, “Batman: Hush” will be available to own in high definition and standard definition from select digital retailers including Amazon, FandangoNOW, iTunes, PlayStation, Vudu, Xbox and others. On August 13, 2019, “Batman: Hush” will be made available digitally on Video On Demand services from cable and satellite providers, and on select gaming consoles.
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4K UHD Combo Pack $39.99
Blu-ray Combo Pack $24.98
Blu-ray Languages: English, French, Spanish, German
Blu-ray Subtitles: English, French, Spanish, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, German, Japanese, Norwegian, Swedish
4K Blu-ray Languages: English, Spanish, French
4K Blu-ray Subtitles: English, Spanish, French
Running Time: 82 minutes
PG-13 for violence and action, suggestive material, and language
About Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, Inc.:
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (WBHE) brings together Warner Bros. Entertainment's home video, digital distribution and interactive entertainment businesses in order to maximize current and next-generation distribution scenarios. An industry leader since its inception, WBHE oversees the global distribution of content through packaged goods (Blu-ray Disc™ and DVD) and digital media in the form of electronic sell-through and video-on-demand via cable, satellite, online and mobile channels, and is a significant developer and publisher for console and online video game titles worldwide. WBHE distributes its product through third party retail partners and licensees.
Home to iconic brands DC (Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, The Flash), DC Vertigo (Sandman, Fables) and MAD, DC is the creative unit charged with strategically integrating across Warner Bros. and WarnerMedia. DC works in concert with many key Warner Bros. divisions to unleash its stories and characters across all media, including but not limited to film, television, consumer products, home entertainment, and interactive games. Publishing thousands of comic books, graphic novels and magazines each year, DC is one of the largest English-language publishers of comics in the world.
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About Warner Bros. Animation
Warner Bros. Animation (WBA) is one of the leading producers of animation in the entertainment industry, producing and developing projects for multiple platforms, both domestically and internationally. Theatrically, WBA’s full-length film, "Teen Titans GO! to the Movies," released on July 27, 2018. WBA’s TV series include "Teen Titans Go!," "Unikitty!," "DC Super Hero Girls" and the upcoming "ThunderCats Roar" for Cartoon Network; "Be Cool Scooby-Doo!," "Bunnicula," "Dorothy and the Wizard of Oz," "The Tom and Jerry Show," "New Looney Tunes," "Wacky Races" and the upcoming "Scooby-Doo! and Guess Who?" and "Yabba Dabba Dinosaurs" for Boomerang; "Mike Tyson Mysteries" for Adult Swim; "Green Eggs and Ham" for Netflix; "Harley Quinn" and "Young Justice: Outsiders" for DC Universe; "Animaniacs" for Hulu; and the upcoming "Looney Tunes Cartoons" content initiative. As home to the iconic animated characters from the DC, Hanna-Barbera, MGM and Looney Tunes libraries, WBA also produces highly successful animated films — including the DC Universe Animated Original Movies — for DVD, Blu-ray® and digital media. One of the most-honored animation studios in history, WBA has won six Academy Awards®, 35 Emmy® Awards, the George Foster Peabody Award, an Environmental Media Award, a Parents’ Choice Award, the HUMANITAS Prize, two Prism Awards and 20 Annie Awards (honoring excellence in animation).
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