'The Batman vs. Dracula' DTV Officially Announced; BTAS Vol. 4, STAS Vol. 2 Mentioned
Updated (8/16): Updated Front Cover Art Added; Added Back Cover Art. Run time, new description and full cast mentioned on Back Cover Art.
Updated (8/3): Additional cast and crew information revealed.
Updated (7/14): Images of Gift Set Added.
WHV has officially announced its new ‘The Batman vs. Dracula’ DTV DVD for release on 10/18/05.
Synopsis: Gotham City is terrorized not only by recent escapees Joker and Penguin, but by the original creature of the night, Dracula! Can Batman stop the ruthless vampire before he turns everyone in the city, including The Caped Crusader, Joker and Penguin, into his mindless minions?
Written by Duane Capizzi
Directed by Michael Goguen
Starring the Voice Talents of: Rino Romano, Peter Stormare, Tara Strong, Tom Kenny, Kevin Michael Richardson, Alastair Duncan
Executive Producers: Benjamin Melniker, Michael Uslan, Sander Schwartz, Alan Burnett
Supervising Producers: Duane Capizzi, Michael Goguen
Producers: Jeff Matsuda, Linda M. Steiner
Art Director: Jeff Matsuda
Associate Producer: Kimberly A. Smith
Sequence Directors: Seung Eun Kim, Sam Liu, Brandon Vietti
Casting and Voice Direction by Ginny McSwain
Music by Thomas Chase Jones
Subtitles: English, Francais, Espanol
Aspect Ratio: Original Aspect Ratio – 1.33, Standard [4:3 Transfer]
• “Science vs. Superstition”: Batman’s computer gives light to the legend of Dracula and all its rumors.
• 1) “City of Knight”: Click on a map of Gotham and discover behind the scenes and hidden buttons with short video clips of the making of.
• 2) “Voices in Close Up”: Multi-window montage with pop-up trivia boxes and interview footage give intimate interview looks at the voices behind Batman vs. Dracula.
Announce Date: 7/4/05
Street Date: 10/18/05
Closed Captioning: Yes
Run Time: 84 minutes
Packaging Type: Amaray Case
Media Quantity: 1
Sound Track Language: English
In addition to the single-disc release, WHV is also planning a gift set, which includes The Batman vs. Dracula (DVD) and figures. MSRP is set at $34.92 and will arrive a month later on November 22nd.
Also of note, in the “related titles” area for this DVD are “Batman: The Animated Series Vol. 4″ and “Superman: The Animated Series Vol. 2.” Look for more information on these DVDs as well as run time and final cover art for The Batman vs. Dracula in the coming months.