We’ve got another new clip from the animated film Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2. The film was briefly available for download two weeks ago, but that was a mistake on the part of Amazon. Those of us not lucky enough to grab it then will have to wait for the official release on DVD, Blu-ray, and VOD on January 29. Check out the new clip below!
With Gotham City back under his watchful eye, and accompanied by able sidekick Robin, Batman continues to battle crime – but his resurgence awakens a far worse evil at Arkham Asylum: The Joker. In the meantime, Superman has been dispatched by the President to halt Batman’s unsanctioned reign by whatever means necessary. Between the Joker’s diabolical scheme to drag Batman to the darkest levels of insanity, and the Man of Steel’s seemingly invincible physical presence, the Dark Knight must confront adversaries and allies simultaneously while maintaining the peace in Gotham City.
Primetime television stars Michael Emerson (“Person of Interest”, “Lost”) and Mark Valley (“Human Target,” “Fringe”) join the voice cast as The Joker and Superman, respectively; and popular talk show host Conan O’Brien gives voice to animated talk show host Dave Endochrine. Fanboy favorite Peter Weller (RoboCop, “Dexter”) continues as Bruce Wayne/Batman, and he is once again accompanied by David Selby (The Social Network, Dark Shadows) as Commissioner Gordon, Ariel Winter (“Modern Family”) as Carrie/Robin, and Michael McKean (This is Spinal Tap) as Dr. Bartholomew Wolper. Also featured in the voice cast is Maria Canals-Barrrera (“Wizards of Waverly Place”) as new Commissioner Yindel, Paget Brewster (“Criminal Minds”) as Lana Lang, and Radio Hall of Fame member Michael Jackson as Alfred.