DC Comics Adaptations (Animation)

These DC Comics feature animated films and short films actually produced by Warner Bros. Animation and are released direct-to-video, except the first as indicated.
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1.
Batman: Mask of the Phantasm (1993)
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Batman is wrongly implicated in a series of murders of mob bosses actually done by a new vigilante assassin. (76 mins.)
 
2.
The Batman Superman Movie: World's Finest (1997 TV Movie)
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Joker goes to Metropolis with an offer and plan to kill Superman for Lex Luthor while Batman pursues the clown to Superman's turf. (64 mins.)
 
3.
Batman & Mr. Freeze: SubZero (1998 Video)
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When Mr. Freeze, desperate to save his dying wife, kidnaps Barbara Gordon (Batgirl) as an involuntary organ donor, Batman and Robin must find her before the operation can begin. (70 mins.)
Director: Boyd Kirkland
 
4.
Batman Beyond: The Movie (1999 TV Movie)
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Decades after the retirement of Bruce Wayne as Batman, a boy dons the identity to avenge his own father's murder. (132 mins.)
 
5.
Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker (2000 Video)
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The Joker is back with a vengeance, and Gotham's newest Dark Knight needs answers as he stands alone to face Gotham's most infamous Clown Prince of Crime. (76 mins.)
Director: Curt Geda
 
6.
Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman (2003 Video)
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The Dark Knight must contend with a mysterious female vigilante who emulates him, but to a more ruthless degree. (75 mins.)
Director: Curt Geda
 
7.
Chase Me (2003 Video)
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While escaping a dull party, Bruce Wayne finds Catwoman robbing a vault and gives chase as Batman. (6 mins.)
Director: Curt Geda
“ An animated short film based on the animated series The New Batman Adventures, featured on a DVD for Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman (2003). ” - deano11
 
8.
The Batman vs. Dracula (2005 Video)
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Batman faces off against the original creature of the night, Count Dracula, who has been unintentionally resurrected by the Penguin. (83 mins.)
 
9.
Superman: Brainiac Attacks (2006 Video)
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Embittered by Superman's heroic successes and soaring popularity, Lex Luthor forms a dangerous alliance with the powerful computer/villain Brainiac. Using advanced weaponry and a special strain of Kryptonite harvested from the far reaches of outer space, Luthor specifically redesigns Brainiac to defeat the Man of Steel. (76 mins.)
Director: Curt Geda
 
10.
Teen Titans: Trouble in Tokyo (2006 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
After a battle with a high-tech villain named, Saiko-Tek, the Teen Titans travel to the city of Tokyo where they find themselves embroiled in a conflict with an ancient enemy. (75 mins.)
 
11.
Superman/Doomsday (2007 Video)
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When LexCorps accidentally unleash a murderous creature, Doomsday, Superman meets his greatest challenge as a champion. Based on the "The Death of Superman" storyline that appeared in DC Comics' publications in the 1990s. (75 mins.)
“ The first direct-to-video film project created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
12.
Justice League: The New Frontier (2008 Video)
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In the 1950s, a new generation of superheroes must join forces with the community's active veterans and a hostile US government to fight a menace to Earth. (75 mins.)
Director: David Bullock
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
13.
Batman: Gotham Knight (2008 Video)
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A collection of key events mark Bruce Wayne's life, as he journeys from beginner to Dark Knight. (75 mins.)
“ Collection of six shorts and created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
14.
Wonder Woman (2009 Video)
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A modern man's trespass of the island of the Amazons enables an imprisoned war god to escape and Princess Diana wins the responsibility to recapture him. (74 mins.)
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
15.
Tales of the Black Freighter (2009 Video)
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A mariner survives an attack from the dreaded pirates of the Black Freighter, but his struggle to return home to warn it has a horrific cost. (26 mins.)
 
16.
Green Lantern: First Flight (2009 Video)
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Test pilot Hal Jordan finds himself recruited as the newest member of the intergalactic police force, The Green Lantern Corps. (77 mins.)
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
17.
Superman/Batman: Public Enemies (2009 Video)
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When Lex Luthor gets elected US President, he uses the threat of an oncoming kryptonite meteor striking Earth as a rationale to frame Superman. (67 mins.)
Director: Sam Liu
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
18.
Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths (2010 Video)
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A good version of Lex Luthor from a parallel Earth comes to the Justice League's dimension for help to fight their evil counterparts. (75 mins.)
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
19.
Spectre (2009 Short Film)
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As Detective Jim Corrigan investigates a murder, a ghost exacts horrific justice on the culprits. (4 mins.)
“ A DC Showcase is included with Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths (2010). Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
20.
Batman: Under the Red Hood (2010 Video)
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There's a mystery afoot in Gotham City, and Batman must go toe-to-toe with a mysterious vigilante, who goes by the name of Red Hood. Subsequently, old wounds reopen and old, once buried memories come into the light. (75 mins.)
Director: Brandon Vietti
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
21.
DC Showcase: Jonah Hex (2010 Video)
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When a ruthless brothel madame murders Jonah Hex's current quarry, the disfigured bounty hunter plans to make her pay. (13 mins.)
“ A DC Showcase is included with Batman: Under the Red Hood (2010). Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
22.
Superman/Batman: Apocalypse (2010 Video)
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Batman discovers a mysterious teen-aged girl with super-human powers and a connection to Superman. When the girl comes to the attention of Darkseid, the evil overlord of Apokolips, events take a decidedly dangerous turn. (78 mins.)
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
23.
Green Arrow (2010 Video)
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At an airport, the Emerald Archer must protect a young princess from assassins. (12 mins.)
“ A DC Showcase is included with Superman/Batman: Apocalypse (2010). Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
24.
Superman/Shazam!: The Return of Black Adam (2010 Video)
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Superman finds a foe who may be too powerful even for him to defeat in the murderous Black Adam. Fortunately, Black Adam's real target is the Earth's Mightiest Mortal--Captain Marvel. (25 mins.)
“ A DC Showcase is included with the DC Showcase Original Shorts Collection. Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
25.
All-Star Superman (2011 Video)
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After being poisoned by sun radiation, a dying Superman decides to fulfill his lifelong dreams while Lex Luthor has his own agenda. (76 mins.)
Director: Sam Liu
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
26.
Green Lantern: Emerald Knights (2011 Video)
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As the home planet of the Green Lantern Corps faces a battle with an ancient enemy, Hal Jordan prepares new recruit Arisia for the coming conflict by relating stories of the first Green Lantern and several of Hal's comrades. (84 mins.)
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
27.
Batman: Year One (2011 Video)
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A wealthy playboy and a Chicago cop both return to Gotham City where their lives will intersect in unexpected ways. (64 mins.)
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
28.
Catwoman (2011 Video)
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Catwoman attempts to track down a mysterious cargo shipment that is linked to a Gotham City crime boss called Rough Cut. (15 mins.)
“ A DC Showcase is included with Batman: Year One (2011). Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
29.
Justice League: Doom (2012 Video)
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Vandal Savage steals confidential files Batman has compiled on the members of the Justice League, and learns all their weaknesses. (75 mins.)
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
30.
Superman vs. The Elite (2012 Video)
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The Man of Steel finds himself outshone by a new team of ruthless superheroes who hold his idealism in contempt. (76 mins.)
Director: Michael Chang
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
31.
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1 (2012 Video)
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Batman has not been seen for ten years. A new breed of criminal ravages Gotham City, forcing 55-year-old Bruce Wayne back into the cape and cowl. But, does he still have what it takes to fight crime in a new era? (76 mins.)
Director: Jay Oliva
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
32.
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2 (2013 Video)
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The Batman has returned after a 10-year absence. The Gotham authorities want to arrest him. An old foe wants a reunion. The Feds want the Man of Tomorrow to put a stop to him. (76 mins.)
Director: Jay Oliva
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
33.
Superman: Unbound (2013 Video)
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Superman and Supergirl take on the cybernetic Brainiac, who boasts that he possesses "the knowledge and strength of 10,000 worlds." (75 mins.)
Director: James Tucker
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
34.
Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox (2013 Video)
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The Flash finds himself in a war torn alternate timeline and teams up with alternate versions of his fellow heroes to return home and restore the timeline. (75 mins.)
Director: Jay Oliva
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
35.
JLA Adventures: Trapped in Time (2014 Video)
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Lex Luthor is frozen during a battle with the Justice League. He thaws out in the 31st century, discovers Time Trapper and prevents Superman's arrival to Earth as a baby. Future teen heroes Karate Kid and Dawnstar must stop him. (52 mins.)
Director: Giancarlo Volpe
 
36.
Justice League: War (2014 Video)
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The world's finest heroes found the Justice League in order to stop an alien invasion of Earth. (79 mins.)
Director: Jay Oliva
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
37.
Son of Batman (2014 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Batman learns he has a violent, unruly pre-teen son, secretly raised by the terrorist group the League of Assassins. (74 mins.)
Director: Ethan Spaulding
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
38.
Batman: Assault on Arkham (2014 Video)
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Batman works desperately to find a bomb planted by the Joker while Amanda Waller hires her newly formed Suicide Squad to break into Arkham Asylum to recover vital information stolen by the Riddler. (76 mins.)
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
39.
Justice League: Throne of Atlantis (2015 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
When Atlantian troops assault Metropolis as revenge for the death of their king, the Queen seeks help from the Justice League to find her son who has gone missing during the madness. (72 mins.)
Director: Ethan Spaulding
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
40.
Batman vs. Robin (2015 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
While Damian Wayne struggles to cope with Batman's no-killing rule, he soon starts to believe that his destiny lies within a secret society known as, The Court of Owls. (80 mins.)
Director: Jay Oliva
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
41.
Batman Unlimited: Animal Instincts (2015 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Batman, with the help of the Flash, Green Arrow, Nightwing, and Red Robin, has to try and get to the bottom of the mysterious robotic animals attacking Gotham. (78 mins.)
Director: Butch Lukic
 
42.
Justice League: Gods and Monsters (2015 Video)
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In an alternate universe, very different versions of DC's Trinity (Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman), who operate outside of the law, are framed for murders of prominent scientist and the government decides to take them out. (76 mins.)
Director: Sam Liu
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
43.
Batman Unlimited: Monster Mayhem (2015 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
The Joker is aided in his Halloween quest to render modern technology useless and take over Gotham City by Solomon Grundy, Silver Banshee, Clayface and Scarecrow. (81 mins.)
Director: Butch Lukic
 
44.
Batman: Bad Blood (2016 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Bruce Wayne is missing. Alfred covers for him while Nightwing and Robin patrol Gotham City in his stead. And a new player, Batwoman, investigates Batman's disappearance. (72 mins.)
Director: Jay Oliva
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
45.
Justice League vs. Teen Titans (2016 Video)
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Robin is sent to work with the Teen Titans after his volatile behavior botches up a Justice League mission. The Titans must then step up to face Trigon after he possesses the League and threatens to conquer the world. (78 mins.)
Director: Sam Liu
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
46.
Batman: The Killing Joke (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
As Batman hunts for the escaped Joker, the Clown Prince of Crime attacks the Gordon family to prove a diabolical point mirroring his own fall into madness. (76 mins.)
Director: Sam Liu
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11
 
47.
DC Super Hero Girls: Hero of the Year (2016 Video)
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It's time for the annual Hero of the Year ceremony and the students of Super Hero High compete for the top prize... (76 mins.)
 
48.
Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders (2016)
Batman and Robin are back in action to take down their fiendish foes once again with original actors Adam West voicing Batman, Burt Ward voicing Robin, and Julie Newmar voicing Catwoman. (78 mins.)
Director: Rick Morales
 
49.
Justice League Dark (2016 Video)
Justice League Dark is what it sounds like. It's the dark side of justice. A group of supernatural heroes...
Director: Jay Oliva
“ Created in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. ” - deano11