More than three billion years ago, a race of immortals known as the Guardians of the Universe, established a team of heroes based out of a planet at the very center of creation and assigned to defend freedom and justice across the many galaxies. Each hero is given a ring that bestows awesome power. Together they are known as the Green Lantern Corps. When Earth's new representative to the Corps, Hal Jordan is recruited and placed under the supervision of senior Lantern Sinestro, he comes to realize that his trainer and mentor is at the heart of a secret conspiracy threatening the philosophy, tradition and very existence of the Corps that has defended universal law for far longer than Jordan's home world has existed. Now, Jordan must quickly master his new powers to combat the treasonous Lanterns in order to maintain order across the universe.
Bringing the enduringly popular superhero to the big screen for thefirst time, Green Lantern stars Ryan Reynolds (X-Men Origins: Wolverine)in the title role, under the direction of Martin Campbell (CasinoRoyale). In a universe as vast as it is mysterious, a small but powerfulforce has existed for centuries. Protectors of peace and justice, theyare called the Green Lantern Corps. A brotherhood of warriors sworn tokeep intergalactic order, each Green Lantern wears a ring that grantshim superpowers. But when a new enemy called Parallax threatens todestroy the balance of power in the Universe, their fate and the fate ofEarth lie in the hands of their newest recruit, the first human everselected: Hal Jordan. Hal is a gifted and cocky test pilot, but theGreen Lanterns have little respect for humans, who have never harnessedthe infinite powers of the ring before
The GREEN LANTERN extended cut contains 9 additional minutes including an alternate opening that provides more insight into the story that was seen in theaters. In a universe as vast as it is mysterious, an elite, powerful force has existed for centuries. Protectors of peace and justice, they are called the Green Lantern Corps. When a new enemy called Parallax threatens to destroy the balance of power in the Universe, their fate and the fate of Earth lie in the hands of their newest recruit, Hal Jordan (Ryan Reynolds). Hal is a gifted and cocky test pilot, but the Green Lanterns have little respect for humans, who have never harnessed the infinite powers of the ring before. But Hal's humanity is one weapon no member of the Corps has ever had, and if--with the encouragement of fellow pilot and childhood sweetheart Carol Ferris (Blake Lively)--Hal can quickly master his new powers, he will save the Earth and all of mankind from certain destruction.
Celebrate the princess who becomes the World’s Greatest Super Heroine in this Commemorative Edition of the origin story of Wonder Woman. On the mystical island of Themyscira, a proud warrior race of Amazon women thrives, shielded from the corrupt world of man. But a betrayal leads to the escape of Ares, the God of War, and Amazon Princess Diana must capture him before he unleashes global chaos and destruction. With the aid of cocky fighter pilot Steve Trevor, Diana tracks Ares to the United States for a battle unlike any humankind has ever faced in this epic tale.
This thrilling animated sequel to Justice League: War dives deep into the fascinating origins of one of the Justice League's most enigmatic heroes: Aquaman. Young Arthur Curry has no idea that he is heir to the throne of the kingdom of Atlantis. Right now, he's a lost and confused outsider just trying to cope with the death of his human father. When he learns of his true aquatic heritage, Arthur has some tough choices to make. But he doesn't have long to find his path in life: the Atlanteans are about to escalate a war with the surface world -- and only by joining with the mighty Justice League can Arthur help avert global disaster and finally embrace his destiny as Aquaman.
We all wish for the chance to go back in time and change the things. For The Flash, that coveted chance is within reach. He traverses time to right a violent, decades-past crime against his mother, but the ripples of his good intentions prove disastrous, as a fractured, alternate reality now exists in place of the familiar one. Stumbling through this twisted reality where even Superman is nowhere to be found, The Flash seeks the trusted wisdom of Batman, only to find a grittier, more violent Dark Knight in his place. Together with the help of Cyborg, they race to restore the continuity of Flash's original timeline while this new world is ravaged by a fierce war between Wonder Woman's Amazons and the Atlanteans, led by a battle hardened Aquaman. With breath taking action and an all-star voice cast featuring Kevin Conroy, C. Thomas Howell and Dana Delany, it's a bold, emotional vision that will forever change the landscape of the DC Universe!
When the Man of Steel is suddenly stricken by a fatal illness, he must find a cure while preparing for his final days. But before his impending fate consumes him, he must have a final confrontation with his greatest enemy, Lex Luthor, who will stop at nothing to finally defeat the world's greatest superhero. Based on Grant Morrison and Frank Quietly's groundbreaking comic book series, All Star Superman.
An alien attack threatening cataclysmic worldwide devastation brings together the world's greatest superheroes for the first time in Justice League: War. When the powerful Darkseid and his massive, relentless forces invade Earth, a group of previously unaligned super heroes -- misunderstood and, in some cases, hunted by the authorities -- discover that the only way to fend off the attack is to work together as a cohesive unit. Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, Flash, Shazam and, in his origin story, Cyborg, combine their respective talents in an all-out battle to save the planet. Thus is born the Justice League.
In an alternate universe, an heroic Lex Luthor battles to save his planet from an evil variation of the Justice League! Now, to save his earth, Luthor enlists the Justice League from his universe's Crime Syndicate, a gang of villains with superpowers evenly matched with those of the Justice League. And in the ultimate battle of good versus evil, not only the fate of two earths hangs in the balance, but also the continuation of all existence!
Inspired by the best-selling graphic novel by Darwyn Cooke and produced by the multiple Emmy® award winning animation legend, Bruce Timm, The New Frontier is the epic tale of the founding of the Justice League. Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman are all here of course, and so are Green Lantern, Martian Manhunter and Flash - whose incredible origins will be told for the very first time. Strangers at first, these very different heroes must overcome fear and suspicion to forge an alliance against a monster so formidable, even the mighty Superman can not stop it. If they fail, our entire planet will be "cleansed" of humanity. MPAA Rating: NOTRATED (c) 2008 A Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved. Justice League and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and (c) DC Comics.
The Caped Crusader takes on a whole new look, and the world's most dangerous villains, in this full-length animated feature. This high- octane anthology features six different Batman stories, each from a diverse list of creators, including Academy Award-nominee Josh Olsen ("A History of Violence"), screenwriter of "Batman Begins" David S. Goyer, and award-winning comic book writer Brian Azzarello. The six tales reveal Bruce Wayne's earliest adventures as Batman, as he travels the globe to stop the villainous Scarecrow, Killer Croc and Deadshot. When taken together, the stories in "Batman: Gotham Knight" form a bridge between the blockbuster live-action feature "Batman Begins" and its much-anticipated sequel "The Dark Knight." Produced by the most creative "Batman" team working today, including Bruce Timm (TV's "Justice League Unlimited"), Alan Burnett ("Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker"), and David S. Goyer ("Batman Begins," "Ghost Rider"). MPAA Rating: PG-13 (c) 2008 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved. BATMAN and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and (C) DC Comics. Art copyright: BATMAN and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and (c) DC Comics.
Based on Frank Miller's acclaimed graphic novel, this intense andvisually inventive two-part animated film tells the story of analternate future for Batman. Although the Dark Knight is retired fromcrime fighting, Gotham City still needs its hero. In part I, after thedeath of his protégé Jason Todd, billionaire industrialist Bruce Waynewas forced to retire from his Batman persona. Now, ten years later,Gotham City is overrun with crime and terrorized by a gang known as theMutants. When the 55-year-old Wayne finds out that former districtattorney Harvey Dent, also known as the villainous Two-Face, has goneinto hiding, he is driven to don the cape and cowl again to battle thecrime epidemic. After Batman rescues her, 13-year-old Carrie Kelleydresses as Robin and helps the aging Batman prevail in a violentconflict with Dent and the Mutants.
From the chronicles of the DC Universe comes the sweeping saga of rebirth, revenge and redemption. Now, for the first time, witness the legend of The Dark Knight Returns, presented as an over two-hour unabridged and seamless animated feature. The days of the Batman and other noble super heroes are but faded memories; violence and despair are now the harbingers of our time. With the roving gangs and return of villains such as Harvey "Two-Face" Dent and the Joker, an aged and weathered Bruce Wayne dons the mask and cape once more. With the brave, young Carrie Kelley at his side as Robin, the Dark Knight faces off against insurmountable odds, unforgettable battles and even the Man of Steel as he desperately fights to reclaim Gotham City. With a stellar voice cast headed by Peter Weller (RoboCop), Ariel Winter (Modern Family) and David Selby (Dark Shadows), experience the complete epic journey of the Dark Knight as never before!
He will become the greatest crime fighter the world has ever known. Butit won't be easy.Based on the groundbreaking story by Frank Miller (300,Sin City) and featuring the voice talents of Bryan Cranston, BenMcKenzie, Katee Sackhoff, Eliza Dushku, Alex Rocco and Jon Polito, thisthrilling DC Universe Animated Original Movie reveals a bold and dynamicvision of the Dark Knight's first year in action and the start of hisenduring friendship with Jim Gordon.With Gotham City in desperate needof heroes, two men take a stand for justice . . . but on opposite sides.Bruce Wayne returns home after years of training abroad in martial arts,science, detective skills and the art of hunting men. He's ready tobecome the thing in the night that all criminals of Gotham will come tofear. But at the same time, honest Lieutenant James Gordon moves toGotham and finds corruption at every level.