With the latest animated DC film, Batman: The Killing Joke, set to release this summer, it was recently revealed which animated movie is to follow: Justice League Dark. According to the British Board of Film Classification, under the additional material for The Killing Joke, there is section labeled “A Sneak Peak at Justice League Dark.” Although Warner Bros Animated has yet to confirm this, it is likely they are waiting to reveal this information at the San Diego Comic Con, which will host the world premiere of The Killing Joke on July 22nd.
Following what is considered by many to be one of the darkest Batman stories in The Killing Joke, it appears DC is planning to make another dark animated DC film with Justice League Dark, which has potential for receiving an R rating. While many DC fans have expressed their hopes for a Justice League Dark live action film, it appears the animated film will be made first.
Batman: The Killing Joke is set to be released on digital HD on July 23rd, followed by the blu-ray release on August 2nd.
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