Here's to Crime! Batman: The Killing Joke Studio: Warner Bros. Animation Release Date: July 26th, 2016 - Digital; August 2nd, 2016 - Blu-ray/DVD Synopsis: Based on the acclaimed graphic novel of the same name, Batman: The Killing Joke takes a journey into the dark psyche of the Clown Prince of Crime – from his humble beginnings as a struggling comedian to his fateful encounter with Batman that changes both of their lives forever. Years later, and now escaped from Arkham Asylum, The Joker devises a plan to prove that one bad day can make anyone as insane as he is – setting his sights on Commissioner Gordon. It’s up to the Dark Knight to put a stop to The Joker’s latest scheme and save one of Gotham City’s finest. Following a gripping prologue introducing Barbara Gordon’s heroic adventures alongside Batman as Batgirl, Batman: The Killing Joke stays true to the authentic tale that has held fans’ imaginations for nearly three decades – spotlighting the birth of a Super-Villain, the fortitude of a Super Hero and the punchline that will leave you speechless. The celebrity-laden cast is led by Kevin Conroy (Batman: The Animated Series, Justice League) and Mark Hamill (Star Wars franchise) as they reprise their seminal roles as the voices of Batman/Bruce Wayne and The Joker, respectively. The cast also features Tara Strong (Teen Titans; Batman: Arkham games), as Barbara Gordon and Ray Wise (Twin Peaks, RoboCop) as Commissioner Gordon. Batman: The Killing Joke is directed by Sam Liu (Justice League vs. Teen Titans) from a script by Eisner Award-winning writer Brian Azzarello. Bruce Timm and Sam Register are executive producers, and Alan Burnett is co-producer. Benjamin Melniker & Michael Uslan are executive producers. Discuss the Batman: The Killing Joke animated feature! Please note this discussion will contain spoilers! Post all discussions concerning about the Batman: The Killing Joke animated feature in this thread! Discussion on the Blu-ray/DVD/Digital release of Batman: The Killing Joke can be found in the proper talkback linked below. Please note this will be the last talkback with the feature and release discussions in separate threads. Related Threads: -Batman: The Killing Joke Animated Feature Review (Spoilers) -Batman: The Killing Joke Digital/Blu-ray/DVD Talkback (Spoilers) -Batman: The Killing Joke Graphic Novel Talkback (Spoilers) -Batman: The Killing Joke Soundtrack Talkback (Spoilers) -Batman: The Dark Knight Returns - Deluxe Edition Feature Talkback (Spoilers) -Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part Two Feature Talkback (Spoilers) -Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part One Feature Talkback (Spoilers) -Batman: Year One Feature Talkback (Spoilers) -Batman: Under the Red Hood Feature Talkback (Spoilers) -Superman/Batman: Public Enemies Feature Talkback (Spoilers) Note: Remember, this talkback thread is for discussion of the feature film. If you wish to talk about the home media release, please click on the appropriate link above. We appreciate and encourage discussion, but please keep your posts civil, relevant and insightful. Please do not post any improper or inflammatory material, as we will issue warnings if we believe it necessary. And remember to keep the discussion ON-TOPIC!