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The DC Animated Movie Universe (DCAMU) is an American media franchise and shared universe centered on a series of superhero films, produced by Warner Bros. Animation and DC Entertainment and distributed by Warner Home Video. The films are part of the DC Universe Animated Original Movies line, based on the comic books published by DC Comics, and feature plot elements inspired by The New 52 continuity.

The continuity, established by crossing over common plot elements, settings, cast, and characters, was introduced in Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox,[1] which was released in 2013. Sequels to The Flashpoint Paradox, Son of Batman, and Justice League Dark co-exist with this continuity.

The franchise has been successful, receiving positive reviews for its themes and creative direction, and has obtained high sales.

As of 2020, fifteen films have been distributed. Justice League Dark: Apokolips War marks the final film of this specific line.

Development[edit | edit source]

The franchise is loosely based off a set of New 52 storylines from the DC Universe. Following a teaser in the franchise's first film Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox, a five-film story arc loosely based on the "Darkseid War" series written by Geoff Johns, started from Justice League: War and was later revisited in The Death of Superman, Reign of the Supermen and concluded in Justice League Dark: Apokolips War, the sequel to 2017's Justice League Dark. The franchise heavily focuses on Batman and his son Damian Wayne, whom the latter becomes the new Robin in this continuity.

The franchise also includes four Batman films: Son of Batman in 2014,[2] Batman vs. Robin in 2015,[3] Batman: Bad Blood in 2016,[4] and Batman: Hush in 2019.[5] It also includes four Justice League films: Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox, Justice League: War, Justice League: Throne of Atlantis and Justice League vs. Teen Titans two Justice League Dark: Justice League Dark in 2017 and Justice League Dark: Apokolips War in 2020 and Superman films: The Death of Superman and Reign of the Supermen and Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay and Teen Titans: The Judas Contract film.

Films[edit | edit source]

Film U.S. release date Director(s) Writer(s) Story by Producer(s)
Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox July 30, 2013 (2013-07-30) Jay Oliva Jim Krieg James Tucker
Justice League: War January 21, 2014 (2014-01-21) Heath Corson
Son of Batman April 22, 2014 (2014-04-22) Ethan Spaulding Joe R. Lansdale James Robinson
Justice League: Throne of Atlantis January 13, 2015 (2015-01-13) Heath Corson
Batman vs. Robin April 7, 2015 (2015-04-07) Jay Oliva J. M. DeMatteis
Batman: Bad Blood January 20, 2016 (2016-01-20)
Justice League vs. Teen Titans March 29, 2016 (2016-03-29) Sam Liu Bryan Q. Miller and Alan Burnett Bryan Q. Miller
Justice League Dark January 24, 2017 (2017-01-24) Jay Oliva Ernie Altbacker J. M. DeMatteis and Ernie Altbacker
Teen Titans: The Judas Contract April 4, 2017 Sam Liu Ernie Altbacker
Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay March 27, 2018 Alan Burnett Sam Liu
The Death of Superman July 24, 2018 Sam Liu and James Tucker Peter J. Tomasi Sam Liu and Amy McKenna
Reign of the Supermen January 29, 2019 Sam Liu Tim Sheridan and Jim Krieg James Tucker
Batman: Hush July 20, 2019 Justin Copeland Ernie Altbacker Amy McKenna
Wonder Woman: Bloodlines October 5, 2019 Sam Liu and Justin Copeland Mairghread Scott William Moulton Marston and H. G. Peter Sam Liu and Amy McKenna
Justice League Dark: Apokolips War May 5, 2020 Matt Peters and Christina Sotta Mairghread Scott Christina Sotta and Ernie Altbacker James Tucker

Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox (2013)[edit | edit source]

Barry Allen wakes up in an alternate timeline, later known as Flashpoint, where he isn’t The Flash and meets Thomas Wayne, who is the Batman of the timeline. As he works his way to restore his old timeline, Barry must also contend with Professor Zoom, who appears to be behind everything.

The film was released on DVD and Blu-Ray July 30, 2013 and is based on the comic book series "Flashpoint" by Geoff Johns.

Justice League: War (2014)[edit | edit source]

During an investigation in Gotham City, Bruce Wayne / Batman encounters Hal Jordan / Green Lantern who together discover a Mother Box which prompts Clark Kent / Superman to attack the duo. They later meet Diana Prince / Wonder Woman, Barry Allen / The Flash, Victor Stone / Cyborg and Billy Batson / Shazam to team up and take down the posing threat of Darkseid.

The film was released on January 21, 2014 and is based on the comic book “Justice League: Origin” by Geoff Johns and Jim Lee. It features the voice talents of Jason O'Mara as Batman, Alan Tudyk as Superman, Michelle Monaghan as Wonder Woman, Christopher Gorham as The Flash, Justin Kirk as Green Lantern, Shemar Moore as Cyborg, Sean Astin as Shazam, Steven Blum as Darkseid, and Rocky Carroll as Dr. Silas Stone.[6] A sequel to the film, Justice League: Throne of Atlantis, was released January 13, 2015.

Son of Batman (2014)[edit | edit source]

Bruce Wayne discovers he has a violent son named Damian who was raised by a secret organization called the League of Assassins led by Ra’s al Ghul. Meanwhile, Slade Wilson / Deathstroke hunts down Damian for revenge because he took his place as heir to the League of Assassins.

The film was released on April 22, 2014 and is based on the comic book “Batman and Son” by Grant Morrison and Andy Kubert. The film introduces Damian Wayne to the universe. A sequel to the film, Batman vs. Robin, was released on April 22, 2015.

Justice League: Throne of Atlantis (2015)[edit | edit source]

When Atlantean warriors attack a submarine crew, Arthur Curry / Aquaman must team up with the Justice League to stop his evil brother, Orm Marius / Ocean Master, who leads the attack, and also plans to steal the throne of Atlantis for himself in order to wage war against the surface.

The film was released on January 13, 2015 and is based on comic book “Throne of Atlantis” by Geoff Johns and Ivan Reis. The film introduces Aquaman to the universe. A tie-in film titled Nightwing and Robin was released set during the events of the film.[7]

Batman vs. Robin (2015)[edit | edit source]

Batman trains his son Damian to become a new version of Robin, although he does not completely agree with his father's “No Killing” rule and believes his own destiny lies within a secret society.

The film was released on April 7, 2015. The film features the Court of Owls. The film is loosely based on the comic book “Batman: The Court of Owls”,[8] as well as sharing influences from "Batman and Robin: Born to Kill".[9] A sequel to the film, Batman: Bad Blood, was released in January 2016

Batman: Bad Blood (2016)[edit | edit source]

With Bruce Wayne missing, Dick Grayson takes up the mantle of Batman but finds himself teaming up with Damian Wayne and the mysterious Batwoman and Batwing to face a new threat involving the mysterious Heretic and Damian's mother Talia al Ghul.

The film was released on January 20, 2016. It features an original story by J.M. DeMatteis. It introduces Batwoman and Batwing to the universe.[10][11] Batgirl (Barbara Gordon in the Burnside costume) also makes a non-speaking cameo appearance at the very end of the movie, right before the end credits.

Justice League vs. Teen Titans (2016)[edit | edit source]

Batman encourages Damian to join a group of young heroes known as the Teen Titans lead by Koriand’r / Starfire that consist of Raven, Beast Boy, and Blue Beetle. Meanwhile, a demon known as Trigon possesses the Justice League who are forced to be confronted by the Titans.

The film premiered at WonderCon in Los Angeles on March 26, 2016. It introduces the Teen Titans to the universe.[12] It features an original story by Bryan Q. Miller.

Justice League Dark (2017)[edit | edit source]

After a series of demonic attacks in Washington, D.C., Metropolis and Gotham, Batman and the Justice League request John Constantine for help who recruits a team of supernatural heroes consisting of Zatanna, Boston Brand / Deadman, Jason Blood / Etrigan the Demon and Alec Holland / Swamp Thing to stop it.

The film was released digitally on January 24, 2017 and on DVD and Blu-ray on February 7, 2017.[13][14][15] It is an adaptation of Peter Milligan's "Justice League Dark" series and introduces the team of the same name to the universe.[16]

Teen Titans: The Judas Contract (2017)[edit | edit source]

The Titans gain a new team member, Terra, who seems to have ulterior motives as they take on the mercenary, Slade Wilson / Deathstroke, and a terrorist cult led by Brother Blood.

The film was released April 4, 2017 and is based on the comic book "The Judas Contract" by Marv Wolfman and George Perez.

Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay (2018)[edit | edit source]

Amanda Waller recruits a team of criminals known as Task Force X which consists of Floyd Lawton / Deadshot, Harleen Quinzel / Harley Quinn, George Harkness / Captain Boomerang, Ben Turner / Bronze Tiger, Sameer Park / Copperhead and Crystal Frost / Killer Frost to retrieve a mystical object while they are confronted by other villainous masterminds who are also after that artifact, including an immortal being known as Vandal Savage and Professor Zoom.

The film was announced at the 2017 San Diego Comic Con and was released on DVD and Blu-ray on April 10, 2018. It features an original story by Alan Burnett.

The Death of Superman (2018)[edit | edit source]

When a monster dubbed Doomsday crashes down to Earth, it begins a destructive rampage which triggers the Justice League and later Lex Luthor to come and stop it. When all attempts fail, they come to realization that they need Superman to kill it.

Despite the story being previously adapted in the first DC Universe Animated Original Movie (though not in the DCAMU), Superman: Doomsday, this said, the movie greatly altered and condensed the original comic story to fit it within a 75-minute runtime. The Death of Superman was written to be much more faithful to the original story; according to DC's Tim Beedle, the film is "much less condensed and will include many of the fan-favorite moments from the story that were left out of Doomsday".[17]

Reign of the Supermen (2019)[edit | edit source]

Six months after the death of Superman, the world is introduced to Superboy, Steel, the Eradicator and Cyborg Superman fighting to claim the Superman title.

Reign of the Supermen is the second part of a two-part film that started with The Death of Superman and was released in January 2019. The film is based on the comic storyline of the same name which was a follow up to The Death of Superman comic. The film features Superboy, Steel, the Eradicator and Cyborg Superman.[18] It was released digitally on January 15, 2019 and was released on Blu-ray and DVD January 29.[19]

Batman: Hush (2019)[edit | edit source]

A mysterious criminal known as Hush is determined to destroy both the crime-fighting career and personal life of Batman, which has already been complicated by a relationship with Catwoman.

The film was announced at San Diego Comic-Con on July 20, 2018, it was released digitally on July 19, 2019 and was released on Blu-ray and DVD on August 6, 2019.[20][21][22] It stars Jason O'Mara as Batman, Geoffrey Arend as Hush, Jerry O'Connell as Superman and Jennifer Morrison as Catwoman.[23][24] The film is based on the comic book of the same name.

Wonder Woman: Bloodlines (2019)[edit | edit source]

Wonder Woman goes up against enemies from the past who form the infamous Villainy Inc.

The film was announced at San Diego Comic-Con in July 2018. It was released October 5, 2019 on digital platforms and was released October 22, 2019 on 4K Ultra HD and Blu-ray. Rosario Dawson reprises her role as Diana Prince / Wonder Woman from previous films.[25]

Justice League Dark: Apokolips War (2020)[edit | edit source]

The Justice League team up with the Justice League Dark, Teen Titans and Suicide Squad in one final battle against Darkseid to save the Earth.

The film was announced July 2019 during San Diego Comic-Con.[26] Previous DCAMU voice actors are set to reprise their roles from previous films with Hynden Walch replacing Tara Strong as Harley Quinn from Suicide Squad: Hell To Pay.[27] It released on digital platforms on May 5, 2020, and is scheduled to be released on 4k/Blu-Ray DVD on May 19, 2020.[28] Christina Sotta and Ernie Altbacker provided the script while Matt Peters and Sotta directed the film. It is the final film in the DC Animated Movie Universe.[29]

Expanded setting[edit | edit source]

Nightwing and Robin[edit | edit source]

A 45-second short film set during the events of Justice League: Throne of Atlantis. The two main characters are called upon by Batman to find and capture the Scarecrow (voiced by Michael Rosenbaum) since he had to help the Justice League. While Jason O'Mara reprises Batman in this short, only his voice is heard while Nightwing and Robin have no dialogue.[30]

Constantine: City of Demons[edit | edit source]

City of Demons was originally released as a five episode animated web miniseries that was released March 24, 2018 on the CW Seed with Matt Ryan reprising his role as John Constantine, from previous media.[31] An animated film was released October 4, 2018 on 4K Ultra HD and Blu-ray, featuring footage from the series combined with new extended footage.[32] Writer J. M. DeMatteis stated the series is not a continuation of the live-action television series Constantine, but is in the same universe as Justice League Dark. He further added that "time will tell" whether the show is part of the Arrowverse.[33] Peter Girardi referred to the show as part of the "Constantine animated universe".[34]

Teen Titans Go! vs. Teen Titans[edit | edit source]

The DCAMU versions of Nightwing, Cyborg, Starfire, Beast Boy and Raven appear in Teen Titans Go! vs. Teen Titans, with Sean Maher briefly reprising his role as Nightwing. They first appear when the two Titans teams from the 2003 Teen Titans animated series and the 2013 Teen Titans Go! animated series are escaping from Santa Claus by traveling to alternate dimensions. They are later summoned to fight alongside the Titans of Infinite Earths against Hexagon.

Timeline[edit | edit source]

The beginning of Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay is set after the events of Justice League: Throne of Atlantis. The short film Nightwing and Robin is set during the events of Justice League: Throne of Atlantis. The opening of Teen Titans: The Judas Contract takes place five years before the rest of the film, which can be assumed to be 2012. Similarly, Justice League Dark: Apokolips War skips forward two years after the opening, presumably placing it in 2022. Despite setting up the DCAMU and its events being mentioned in Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay, it is unclear where Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox takes place in the timeline. Given available evidence however, such as Batman's costume in the end scene, it must have happened before the events of Batman: Hush. The events are mentioned again in Justice League Dark: Apokolips War, with Barry Allen acknowledging it himself and apparently having sworn never to alter the past again. However he is forced to break this promise to undo the damage done to the planet by Darkseid, thus altering the timeline yet again.

Although Justice League Dark: Apokolips War is the last story told in the aforementioned continuity, DC plans to start new stories and possibly a new timeline/continuity with Superman: Man of Tomorrow, which will be the retelling of Superman’s origin and earliest adventures in Metropolis.

Year(s) Feature films
2012 Teen Titans: The Judas Contract (prologue)
2014 Wonder Woman: Bloodlines (prologue/flashbacks only), Justice League: War, Son of Batman
2015 Justice League: Throne of Atlantis, Nightwing and Robin, Batman vs. Robin
2016 Batman: Bad Blood, Justice League vs. Teen Titans
2017 Justice League Dark, Teen Titans: The Judas Contract
2018 Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay, The Death of Superman
2019 Reign of the Supermen, Batman: Hush, Wonder Woman: Bloodlines
2020 Justice League Dark: Apokolips War (prologue)
2022 Justice League Dark: Apokolips War

Comic books[edit | edit source]

Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay[edit | edit source]

The digital-first series Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay was released on March 21, 2018, and features 12 digital issues. It serves as a sequel to the film of the same name.[35][36]

The Death of Superman: Part 1[edit | edit source]

On August 1, 2018, DC announced a 12-part, weekly digital comic series titled The Death of Superman: Part 1.[37] This series, written by veteran Superman writer Louise Simonson serves as a prequel to the film. Some aspects of the series contradict events previously established in the DC Animated Movie Universe, most notably the Parademon invasion as depicted in Justice League: War.

In the US, retailer Best Buy offered an exclusive "Deluxe Edition" Blu-ray containing a hardcover graphic novel titled The Death of Superman: The Wake,[38] which compiles the last four chapters of the series. In these chapters, Superman's colleagues share memories of their friend as they clean up the debris of the damaged Hall of Justice.

Future[edit | edit source]

In September 2017, writer J.M. DeMatteis responded to a question on twitter regarding a Batman film for the DCAMU continuity:

Actually, I'd like to adapt my Batman story "Going Sane." I think it'd make a great movie."[39]

He later responded to another comment on the thread expressing interest in a New Gods movie:

"A story NOT written by me? New Gods!".[40]

As of 2020, no other reports on the films have been expressed nor if they will see the light of day due to Justice League Dark: Apokolips War being the last film within the DCAMU continuity.[29] However, in May 2020, screenwriter Ernie Altbacker teased the possibility of a new project related to that continuity. He stated:

"I think that the way we ended it... it’s really like a tough balancing act: It ends something on a bittersweet yet hopeful note, and I’ll just say, people who are saying, “Oh man, we’re not going to get anymore of these!” ...you’re not losing something, you’re gaining something new..."[41]

Recurring cast and characters[edit | edit source]

Character Justice League:
The Flashpoint Paradox

(2013)
Justice League:
War

(2014)
Son of Batman
(2014)
Justice League:
Throne of Atlantis

(2015)
Nightwing and Robin
(2015)
Batman vs. Robin
(2015)
Batman: Bad Blood
(2016)
Justice League vs. Teen Titans
(2016)
Justice League Dark
(2017)
Teen Titans:
The Judas Contract

(2017)
Suicide Squad:
Hell to Pay

(2018)
The Death of Superman
(2018)
Reign of the Supermen
(2019)
Batman:
Hush

(2019)
Wonder Woman: Bloodlines
(2019)
Justice League Dark: Apokolips War
(2020)
Justice League
Barry Allen
Flash
Justin Chambers Christopher Gorham   Christopher Gorham   Christopher Gorham Non-speaking   Christopher Gorham   Christopher Gorham
Billy Batson
Shazam
Jennifer Hale
(as Billy Batson)

Steven Blum
(as Captain Thunder)
Zach Callison
(as Billy Batson)

Sean Astin
(as Shazam)
  Zach Callison
(as Billy Batson)

Sean Astin
(as Shazam)
  Sean Astin
Arthur Curry
Aquaman
Cary Elwes   Matt Lanter DJ Price
(as Young Arthur)
  Non-speaking   Matt Lanter   Non-speaking
Mera Non-speaking   Sumalee Montano   Non-speaking   Non-speaking
Diana Prince
Wonder Woman
Vanessa Marshall Michelle Monaghan   Rosario Dawson   Rosario Dawson   Rosario Dawson   Rosario Dawson
Clark Kent
Superman
Sam Daly Alan Tudyk   Jerry O'Connell   Jerry O'Connell   Jerry O'Connell   Jerry O'Connell
Hal Jordan
Green Lantern
Nathan Fillion Justin Kirk   Nathan Fillion   Nathan Fillion   Non-speaking
Victor Stone
Cyborg
Michael B. Jordan Shemar Moore   Shemar Moore   Shemar Moore Non-speaking   Shemar Moore   Shemar Moore
Bruce Wayne
Batman
Kevin Conroy Jason O'Mara   Jason O'Mara   Jason O'Mara
J'onn J'onzz
Martian Manhunter
  Non-speaking   Nyambi Nyambi   Non-speaking
Hawkman   Non-speaking   Non-speaking   Non-speaking
Bat-Family
Kate Kane
Batwoman
  Yvonne Strahovski   Non-speaking
Luke Fox
Batwing
  Gaius Charles   Non-speaking
Barbara Gordon
Batgirl
  Non-speaking   Peyton R. List   Non-speaking
Teen Titans
Dick Grayson
Nightwing
  Sean Maher   Non-speaking Sean Maher   Sean Maher   Sean Maher   Non-speaking
Damian Wayne
Robin
  Stuart Allan   Non-speaking Stuart Allan   Stuart Allan   Non-speaking   Stuart Allan   Stuart Allan
Princess Koriand'r
Starfire
  Non-speaking Kari Wahlgren   Kari Wahlgren   Non-speaking
Garfield Logan
Beast Boy
  Brandon Soo Hoo   Brandon Soo Hoo   Non-speaking
Rachel Roth
Raven
  Taissa Farmiga   Taissa Farmiga   Taissa Farmiga
Jaime Reyes
Blue Beetle
  Jake T. Austin   Jake T. Austin   Non-speaking
Tara Markov
Terra
  Non-speaking   Christina Ricci  
Roy Harper
Speedy
  Crispin Freeman   Non-speaking
Karen Beecher
Bumblebee
  Masasa Moyo   Non-speaking
Wonder Girl
Donna Troy
  Non-speaking   Non-speaking
Superboy
Connor Kent
  Non-speaking Cameron Monaghan   Non-speaking
Justice League Dark
John Constantine   Matt Ryan   Matt Ryan
Zatanna   Camilla Luddington   Camilla Luddington
Jason Blood
Etrigan the Demon
Dee Bradley Baker   Ray Chase   Ray Chase
Dr. Alec Holland
Swamp Thing
  Roger Cross   Roger Cross
Boston Brand
Deadman
  Nicholas Turturro  
Black Orchid   Colleen Villard   Non-speaking
Green Lantern Corps
John Stewart
Green Lantern
  Roger Cross   Roger Cross
Suicide Squad
Amanda Waller   Vanessa Williams   Vanessa Williams  
Harley Quinzel
Harley Quinn
  Tara Strong   Hynden Walch   Hynden Walch
Captain Boomerang James Patrick Stuart   Liam McIntyre   Liam McIntyre
Black Manta Non-speaking   Harry Lennix   Dave Fennoy   Non-speaking
Cheetah
Barbara Ann Minerva
  Non-speaking   Non-speaking   Kimberly Brooks Non-speaking
Bane   Adam Gifford   Non-speaking
Supervillains
Professor Zoom
Eobard Thawne
C. Thomas Howell   C. Thomas Howell  
Lex Luthor Steven Blum   Steve Blum   Steve Blum   Rainn Wilson   Rainn Wilson
Slade Wilson
Deathstroke
Ron Perlman   Thomas Gibson   Miguel Ferrer Non-speaking  
Orm
Ocean Master
James Patrick Stuart Steve Blum   Sam Witwer  
Darkseid   Steve Blum   Tony Todd   Tony Todd
Trigon   Jon Bernthal   John DiMaggio
Ra's al Ghul   Giancarlo Esposito   Terrence C. Carson  
Talia al Ghul   Morena Baccarin   Non-speaking Morena Baccarin  
The Joker   Dee Bradley Baker   Non-speaking   Jason Spisak  
Harvey Dent
Two-Face
  Non-speaking   Dave Boat   Non-speaking  
Clayface Non-speaking   Adam Gifford  
Victor Fries
Mr. Freeze
(weapon cameo)   Non-speaking  
Penguin   Non-speaking   Non-speaking  
Dr. Jonathan Crane
Scarecrow
  Michael Rosenbaum   Chris Cox  
Blockbuster   John DiMaggio   Dave Fennoy  
Weather Wizard   Rick D. Wasserman   Non-speaking
Dabney Donovan   Trevor Devall  
Hank Henshaw
Cyborg Superman
  Patrick Fabian  
Lady Shiva   Sachie Alessio   Sachie Alessio
Giganta   Kimberly Brooks Non-speaking
Other characters
Batman
Thomas Wayne
Kevin McKidd   Non-speaking   Kevin Conroy   Non-speaking   Non-speaking
Joker
Martha Wayne
Grey DeLisle   Non-speaking
Joe Chill Non-speaking   Non-speaking
Lois Lane Dana Delany Non-speaking   Juliet Landau   Rebecca Romijn   Rebecca Romijn
General Lane Danny Huston   Jay K. Johnson  
Steve Trevor James Patrick Stuart George Newbern   George Newbern   Non-speaking   Jeffrey Donovan  
Jimmy Olsen   Non-speaking   Patrick Cavanaugh   Max Mittelman  
Silas Stone   Rocky Carroll   Non-speaking   Rocky Carroll  
Sarah Charles   Melique Berger   Melique Berger   Non-speaking  
Alfred Pennyworth   David McCallum   David McCallum James Garrett   Non-speaking   James Garrett  
James Gordon   Bruce Thomas   Non-speaking Bruce Thomas   Bruce Thomas  
John Henry Irons
Steel
  Khary Payton   Cress Williams   Non-speaking
Cat Grant   Toks Olagundoye  
Martha Kent   Jennifer Hale  
Jonathan Kent   Paul Eiding  
Bibbo Bibbowski   Charles Halford  
Mercy Graves   Erica Luttrell  
Perry White   Rocky Carroll  
Steve Lombard   Max Mittelman  

Crew[edit | edit source]

Crew Justice League:
The Flashpoint Paradox

(2013)
Justice League:
War

(2014)
Son of Batman
(2014)
Justice League:
Throne of Atlantis

(2015)
Batman vs. Robin
(2015)
Batman: Bad Blood
(2016)
Justice League vs. Teen Titans
(2016)
Justice League Dark
(2017)
Teen Titans:
The Judas Contract

(2017)
Suicide Squad:
Hell to Pay

(2018)
The Death of Superman
(2018)
Constantine:
City of Demons:
The Movie

(2018)
Reign of the Supermen
(2019)
Batman:
Hush

(2019)
Wonder Woman:
Bloodlines

(2019)
Justice League Dark:
Apokolips War

(2020)
Director Jay Oliva Ethan Spaulding Jay Oliva Sam Liu Jay Oliva Sam Liu Sam Liu and Justin Tucker Doug Murphy Sam Liu Justin Copeland Sam Liu and Justin Copeland Matt Peters and Christina Sotta
Producer James Tucker Sam Liu Sam Liu and Amy McKenna Butch Lukic James Tucker Amy McKenna Sam Liu and Amy McKenna James Tucker
Writer(s) Jim Krieg Heath Corson Joe R. Lansdale Heath Corson J. M. DeMatteis Alan Burnett and Bryan Q. Miller Ernie Altbacker Alan Burnett Peter J. Tomasi J. M. DeMatteis Tim Sheridan and Jim Krieg Ernie Altbacker Mairghread Scott
Composer Frederik Wiedmann Kevin Kliesch Frederik Wiedmann Robert J. Kral Frederik Wiedmann Robert J. Kral Frederik Wiedmann Kevin Riepl Frederik Wiedmann Robert J. Kral
Editor(s) Christopher D. Lozinski Al Bretienbach Christopher D. Lozinski Kyle Stafford James Tucker Christopher D. Lozinski
Production companies DC Entertainment
Warner Bros. Animation
DC Films
Warner Bros. Animation
Distributor Warner Home Video

Reception[edit | edit source]

Sales performances[edit | edit source]

Sales figures below represent DVD sales and, when available, Blu-ray sales in the United States. International sales, digital sales, and rentals are not included.

Title Release date Director(s) Gross in the 1st three weeks Gross total Ref.
Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox July 30, 2013 Jay Oliva $2,961,561 $5,184,277 [42]
Justice League: War February 4, 2014 $3,119,314 $5,219,941 [43]
Son of Batman May 6, 2014 Ethan Spaulding $4,071,112 $6,933,575 [44]
Justice League: Throne of Atlantis January 27, 2015 $2,445,009[45] $4,554,413 [46]
Batman vs. Robin April 14, 2015 Jay Oliva $2,537,343 $4,186,872 [47]
Batman: Bad Blood February 2, 2016 $3,093,355 $4,704,603 [48]
Justice League vs. Teen Titans March 26, 2016 Sam Liu $2,522,134 $4,513,446 [49]
Justice League Dark January 24, 2017 Jay Oliva $1,286,255 $3,150,426 [50]
Teen Titans: The Judas Contract April 18, 2017 Sam Liu $1,514,960 $3,159,717 [51]
Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay March 27, 2018 $1,202,526 $2,803,774 [52]
The Death of Superman July 24, 2018 Sam Liu and Jake Castorena $4,219,828 $6,468,039 [53]
Constantine: City of Demons: The Movie October 9, 2018 Doug Murphy $750,022 $1,368,977 [54]
Reign of the Supermen January 15, 2019 Sam Liu N/A $2,222,536 [55]
Batman: Hush July 20, 2019 Justin Copeland $3,321,159 $3,598,138 [56]
Wonder Woman: Bloodlines October 5, 2019 Sam Liu $2,462,892 $2,462,892 [57]
Total: $29,723,280 $53,161,943
Average: $2,702,945 $4,244,950

Ratings[edit | edit source]

Film Rotten Tomatoes
Critic rating Average rating
Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox 100% (5 reviews)[58] 7.6/10[58]
Justice League: War 50% (6 reviews)[59] 5.8/10[59]
Son of Batman 64% (11 reviews)[60] 6.4/10[60]
Justice League: Throne of Atlantis 57% (7 reviews)[61] 5.3/10[61]
Batman vs. Robin 100% (5 reviews)[62] 8.4/10[62]
Batman: Bad Blood 100% (5 reviews)[63] 7.6/10[63]
Justice League vs. Teen Titans 75% (4 reviews)[64] N/A
Justice League Dark 78% (9 reviews)[65] 7/10[65]
Teen Titans: The Judas Contract 83% (6 reviews)[66] 7.6/10[66]
Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay 88% (8 reviews)[67] 7.2/10[67]
The Death of Superman 93% (15 reviews)[68] 7.4/10[68]
Constantine: City of Demons: The Movie 100% (3 reviews)[69] 6.8/10[69]
Reign of the Supermen 93% (15 reviews)[68] 7.4/10[68]
Batman: Hush 88% (17 reviews)[70] 7/10[70]
Wonder Woman: Bloodlines 88% (8 reviews)[71] 7/10[71]

Justice League Dark: Apokolips War

100% (8 reviews) N/A

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

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