He will become the greatest crimefighter the world has ever known… It won't be easy. Discover the origin of the Dark Knight in this original animated film based on the legendary graphic novel from Frank Miller, the creator of 300 and Sin City. Witness the transformation of Bruce Wayne as he returns home from his years of training abroad in martial arts, science, detective skills, and the art of hunting man in preparation to become the thing in the night that all criminals of Gotham will come to fear ... Batman!
A figure from the Dark Knight's past unexpectedly returns, forcing him to revisit the most tragic event of his crime-fighting career. A twisted, disfigured character known as the Black Mask has seized control of Gotham City's criminal underworld, but his supremacy is undermined by the arrival of the mysterious Red Hood. As the violence escalates and the truth unfolds, the Caped Crusader soon comes to the painful, shocking realization as to whose face is really under the hood.
The World’s Greatest Super Heroes become its most wanted criminals! When United States President Lex Luthor uses the oncoming trajectory of a Kryptonite asteroid to frame Superman and declare a $1 billion bounty on the heads of the Man of Steel and his "partner in crime," Batman, heroes and villains alike launch a relentless pursuit of Superman and Batman, who must unite -- and recruit help -- to stave off the onslaught, stop the asteroid and expose Luthor’s devious plot to take command of far more than North America. Based on the blockbuster comic series and graphic novel by Jeph Loeb and Ed McGuinness.