Whether or not you already caught Justice League final night time in early screenings or ready till the weekend to observe it, with the superhero team-up film now taking part in in theaters, a few of you may discover yourselves with a much bigger hankering for DC Comics cinematic materials. To these of us, you are in luck, as a result of immediately Amazon has a particular deal going for 2 DC film bundles: one which’s DCEU-centric and one other that is themed round Batman and Superman’s bigger cinematic historical past.
For those who head over to Amazon proper now, you should buy a four-movie DCEU movie Blu-ray bundle for $34.99. That is marked down from the usual $77.02 worth, that means you may personal Man of Metal, Batman v Superman: Daybreak of Justice, Suicide Squad and Surprise Girl collectively at half value. However for these of you preferring older DC films, the other bundle at present on sale contains the Christopher Reeve Superman films, Superman Returns and the unique Batman quadrilogy (i.e. the Tim Burton and Joel Schumacher films). Just like the DCEU bundle, this Batman/Superman Blu-ray assortment is being bought at over half the unique worth; in different phrases, it may be yours for $37.99. However you may want to maneuver shortly on both/each of those offers, as a result of they finish at midnight tonight.
Whereas the superhero film style began rising fashionable firstly of the 2000s, DC Comics has been on the movie-making recreation for many years, and that is not together with earlier content material like movie serials and the Batman ’66 film. Christopher Reeve‘s first Superman film stays a cherished traditional almost 4 many years after its launch, and whereas the later films weren’t almost as effectively obtained, the sequence as a complete actually helped enhance the Man of Metal’s reputation even greater. Then got here the Batman films, which confirmed of us solely accustomed to Adam West’s model of the Caped Crusader simply how darkish the character may very well be. Properly, not less than Tim Burton’s films did. The Joel Schumacher-helmed Batman Forever and Batman & Robin delved again into campy territory.
Quick-forward to now, DC is 5 films into its cinematic universe, which launched in 2013 with Man of Steel. Whereas not the entire DCEU entries have been crucial hits, the franchise has been doing effectively for itself commercially, and thus far Surprise Girl has been the largest hit of the bunch, making over $820 million worldwide and incomes crucial acclaim. Now that Justice League has introduced Batman, Surprise Girl, Superman, Aquaman, Flash and Cyborg collectively to avoid wasting the world, we’re getting into the following main section (to borrow a classification from the Marvel Cinematic Universe) of the DCEU’s development.