DCU: Son Of Batman

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  • PG-13
  • 1 hr 58 min
  • 6.7  (25,260)

DCU: Son of Batman is a thrilling animated movie released in the year 2014. Directed by Ethan Spaulding, the film is based on the comic book titled Batman and Son by Grant Morrison and Andy Kubert. The movie is the 19th installment in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies series and revolves around the story of Damian Wayne, the son of Batman and Talia al Ghul.

The plot follows Damian Wayne, a pre-teen trained to be an assassin by his mother, Talia al Ghul, and the League of Assassins. After the death of his grandfather, Ra's al Ghul, Damian travels to Gotham City to meet his father, Batman, for the very first time. However, the reunion is far from happy as the two face several challenges, including the League of Assassins' pursuit to recapture Damian, and the sudden appearance of the new villain, Deathstroke.

Jason O'Mara delivers an impressive performance as Batman, portraying the character's sternness and determination to keep Gotham City safe from any threat. Stuart Allan gives a commendable performance as Damian Wayne, capturing the character's aggression and his journey to learn the ways of being a hero.

Apart from the main storyline, the film brings out several other elements of the Batman universe that fans of the Caped Crusader would love. The involvement of the League of Assassins is a nod to the comic book continuity, while the introduction of Deathstroke and Killer Croc adds to the Bat-rogues gallery. Moreover, the interactions between Batman and Nightwing give the audience a glimpse of the dynamic duo's relationship.

The animation style of the movie is impressive, with the action sequences and fight scenes being brilliantly choreographed. The film features breathtaking visuals that capture the essence of the darkest hour of the night, which fits perfectly with the tone of the character of Batman. The musical score of the movie is superb, with its intense tone and thrilling sound effects complementing the action scenes.

As for the bonus features, the Blu-ray release of the movie includes an insightful "From the DC Comics Vault" featurette, which brings to light some of the most memorable stories featuring Batman and Robin, Damian Wayne's journey of growth in the comic books, and how Batman's experiences with former Robins have impacted his relationships with his children. The featurette also includes interviews with DC Comics staff, artists, and writers who have worked on Batman throughout the years, giving fans more information about the character's legacy.

Another feature included on the Blu-ray release is a sneak peek into DC Universe's next animated movie, Justice League: War. The sneak peek gives viewers a glimpse of the animated adaptation of Geoff Johns and Jim Lee's reboot of the Justice League comic book series. The feature includes interviews with the voice cast and crew, as well as an exclusive look at some of the action sequences.

Additionally, the Blu-ray release includes a feature-length commentary track by the filmmakers and actors, giving viewers insight into the process of creating the movie. Fans can also enjoy some behind-the-scenes footage, a look at the making of the movie, and a close-up view of the characters' designs.

Overall, DCU: Son of Batman is an entertaining and action-packed animated movie that caters to the global audience of a superhero story. The movie's engaging storyline, coupled with its impressive animation, sound design, and a cast of well-realized characters, make it a must-watch for fans of the DC Universe. The bonus features included on the Blu-ray release provide further insights into the history of the Batman comics and DC Universe's extended animated universe.

DCU: Son Of Batman is a animated movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 58 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.7.

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  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    1 hr 58 min
  • IMDB Rating
    6.7  (25,260)