Warner Reveals Specs, Box Art for 'Gotham Knight' Blu-ray

Posted Fri Apr 18, 2008 at 10:00 AM PDT by Peter Bracke

Warner has released specs and box art for 'Batman: Gotham Knight,' which will debut direct-to-Blu-ray this July with a host of bonus features.

As previously reported, Warner and DC Universe announced a July 8 street date for the animated film (day-and-date with the standard DVD), though without final specs and box art.

The full press details are now in, with the Blu-ray set to include 1080p/VC-1 video (1.85:1), with Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround audio in English and Japanese, plus Spanish and German Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround options. (Subtitles in all four languages are also included).

Extras shared between both the Blu-ray and DVD include the documentary "A Mirror for the Bat: The Evil Denizens of Gotham City," the "Batman and Me: The Bob Kane Story" featurette, a pair of bonus episodes from 'Batman: The Animated Series' (personally selected by 'Gotham Knight' director Bruce Timm), and a special sneak peek at the upcoming DC Comics/Warner Premiere animated movie, 'Wonder Woman.'

Finally, Warner has unveiled a peek at the Blu-ray cover for 'Gotham Knight':

As previously announced, Warner has set the suggested retail price at $35.98 for the Blu-ray.

As always, you'll find final pecs for 'Batman: Gotham Knight' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it’s indexed under July 8.

We've also set up a dedicated thread for Warner Premiere's latest in our Forums area -- click the following link to discuss the 'Batman: Gotham Knight' Blu-ray release.

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Batman: Gotham Knight (Blu-ray)
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