The Son of Batman, Damian Wayne (voiced by Stuart Allan), may be small, but he most definitely has the skills needed to take on a villain twice his size in a new clip from this animated adventure, arriving on Blu-ray and DVD May 6. Young Damian is seen squaring off against the massive Ubu (voiced by Bruce Thomas), as he tries to find out where the villainous Deathstroke (voiced by Thomas Gibson) is in this action sequence. Check out the latest footage from director Ethan Spaulding's DC Universe Original Animated Movie before picking up the Blu-ray or DVD in just a few short weeks.
The world is turned upside down when Batman - one of the world's greatest Super Heroes - discovers he is a father in the newest DC Universe Original Animated Movie, Son of Batman. This all-new, PG-13-rated film arrives May 6, 2014 from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment on Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital HD. The Blu-ray Combo Pack will also include Digital HD with UltraViolet.
Batman learns he has a son, Damian - and to further complicate matters, the mother is Talia al Ghul, daughter of one of his most dreaded enemies, Ra's Al Ghul. When the odds quickly turn against Batman and Damian, Batman must become both father and mentor to the aggressive, agile new Robin. Together they form an uneasy alliance to try and thwart the criminal enterprise of Deathstroke and his army of ninja man-bats before there are international consequences.
Primetime television stars Jason O'Mara (Terra Nova, The Good Wife) and Stuart Allan (Grey's Anatomy), the voices of Batman/Bruce Wayne and Damian, respectively, unite with several television greats to fashion these famed animated roles. Adding to the celebrity-laden voice cast is Thomas Gibson (Criminal Minds) as Deathstroke, Morena Baccarin (Homeland) as Talia, Xander Berkeley (Nikita) as Langstrom, David McCallum (NCIS) as Alfred, Giancarlo Esposito (Breaking Bad, Revolution) as Ra's Al Ghul, Sean Maher (Firefly) as Nightwing/Dick Grayson, and Bruce Thomas (Kyle XY) as Gordon.
Produced by Warner Bros. Animation and DC Entertainment, Son of Batman is directed by Ethan Spaulding from a screenplay by Joe R. Lansdale, and based on a story by James Robinson. James Tucker is producer. Phil Bourassa is character designer. Sam Register (Young Justice, Teen Titans), Michael E. Uslan (The Dark Knight Rises) and Benjamin Melniker (The Dark Knight Rises) are executive producers.
Son of Batman has tons of exciting enhanced content including:
- Featurette - "The Fang and the Demon Head: The League of Assassins"
- - Featurette - "Strange Blood Tie: Damian Wayne"
- - A Sneak Peek at the next DCU Animated Movie - Batman: Assault on Arkham
- - From the DC Comics Vault - 4 Bonus Cartoons