With expectations for Matt Reeves’ Batman, the latest cinematic incarnation of The Dark Knight starring Robert Pattinson, Zoë Kravitz, and Paul Dano, skyrocketed ahead of the film’s March 4 premiere, bat fever is at its peak. best of all time. As we patiently wait for the new movie to come out, you can head back to DC/Warner Bros. ‘ library of cartoon titles like 1992 Batman: Animated Series or 1999 Batman’s Power. But if you’re looking for a larger selection of feature length movies, there’s a lot to be had, as WB also boasts an extensive catalog of feature-length films as noted above. Batman: TASeach takes on a more unique Caped Crusader than the previous one.
We’ve pored through all the Batman cartoons available online to bring you the very best. Here’s our list of eight of the best animated Batman movies to watch while we wait for Matt Reeves’ Batman.
Batman: Under the Red Hood
A legendary entry in the animated Batman canon, this is a powerful story packed with an emotional punch. Being deeply involved in Bruce’s way of “parenting” puts the children he takes responsibility for at risk, as well as the flaws in his rigid code of ethics, Under the Red Hood deserves its status as an all-time Batman story. Jensen Aprising delivers a stellar voiceover performance as Jason Todd, and this version of the Joker (voiced by John DiMaggio) is one of the scariest versions of the character to date. –Pete Volk
Batman: Under The Red Hood available for live streaming HBO Max.
Batman: Year One
Based on the four-issue story of the same name by Frank Miller and David Mazzucchelli, Batman: Year One recounts not just the origins of billionaire playboy Bruce Wayne, who fights crime, but that of James Gordon, a Gotham police detective newly transferred to work fighting the corruption of his colleagues and the world. city crime. Sam Liu and Lauren Montgomery’s film is a faithful and dramatic adaptation of Miller and Mazzuchelli’s landmark plot that explores not only Bruce Lee’s evolution into the Dark Knight but also his allies. unlikely to happen between him and the future Commissioner of Police. If you are looking for a fascinating and refreshing story about the origin of Batman, Batman: Year One That’s it. —Toussaint Egan
Batman: Year One available for live streaming HBO Max.
Batman: Soul of the Dragon
A Batman movie in the style of Bruce Lee, The soul of the dragon Not based on any comic plot. Batman’s old martial arts instructor has gone missing, and he joins forces with some of his former students to try to get to the bottom of the mystery. Legendary martial arts actors Mark Dacascos and Michael Jai White (who played the same role he played in the DC CW-question) co-star as voice actors during this hilariously tear-jerking time. –PV
Batman: Soul of the Dragon available for live streaming HBO Max.
Consider, for a moment, that perhaps we are all thinking too much about Batman. Going on too long about him mentality or realism. Maybe this isn’t really the reasons that people have been attracted to him for almost 100 years.
Batman Ninja available for live streaming HBO Max.
Batman vs. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
A cross-air battle made in heaven, this entry features some of the best action sequences in any Batman movie, live action, or animated feature.
Batman: The Mask of Phantasm
Batman: The Mask of Phantasm One of the best Batman movies of all time. —TE
Batman: The Mask of Phantasm available for live streaming HBO Max.
Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker
Batman: Return of the Joker follows Terry McGinnis, the new Batman circa 2040, as he comes face-to-face with the Joker, seemingly resurrected after being presumed dead for several decades.
Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker available for live streaming HBO Max.
Batman vs. Dracula
There’s a new bat in Gotham. A little spooky, a little more silly, and a bunch of fun, Batman vs. Dracula is exactly what the title suggests. Bat vs. Bat is a natural combination. If you see the fact that Dracula goes through “Dr. Alucard” as his charming alter ego, and you’re excited at the prospect of Batman punching the vampire Joker with garlic knuckles, you’re going to have a good time with this. –PV
Batman vs. Dracula available for live streaming HBO Max.