Batman

Batman

Gotham by Gaslight

DVD - 2018
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MPAA rating: R, some violence.
Down in the darkest alleys, there is a killer on the loose. Preying on the city's women, this killer is as precise as he is cruel. As Police Commissioner James Gordon tries to calm the fears of Gotham's citizens over the butcher named Jack the Ripper, the masked vigilante Batman does some detective work of his own, with the help of the sultry and surefooted Selina Kyle.
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, [2018]
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (78 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
digital,optical,surround,Dolby 5.1,rda
video file,DVD video,region 1,rda

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val1
Aug 04, 2018

I must agree with the comments below - this version of Batman is far superior than the one with live action actors. The story is much better (the storyline is far more original) and the characters far better fleshed out. I would highly recommend it.

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misatim
Jul 12, 2018

I really enjoy animation so I enjoyed this. I think it is so much better than the actors playing roles. A step back in time but it creates a "what if" moment. Worth the watch

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IntheLordsjoy
Apr 16, 2018

Hi Folks,
First right to basics, its Batman Vs Jack The Ripper in Victorian Gotham. Their will be blood, sexual situations that you would expect. Language (although it was the best use of HS I have ever seen in a story) not over the top, but language non the less. Toss in a little of Dickens's work and you have a really great story. And it is set in the Victorian era. so you will hear actually quite a bit of scripture which was nice. For fans of the original source material like myself, you will also find that WB did a very respectable job of adaptation.So depending on maturity I would say no younger than 13 alone, but probably fine for all with adults present. It is rated R for a reason.

JCLEdwardR Apr 05, 2018

It is hard to top Gotham by gaslight when it is drawn by Mike Mignola. Obviously the art style is completely different in the film than the comic but I thought it held its own. I'd say it is in the middle pack of DC animated films though.

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samjenks
Mar 27, 2018

This is not an animation for children, sex and language within.

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Shellie1_us
Mar 05, 2018

Steampunk Batman! I liked this comic, but like the movie better. They give Jack the Ripper a new twist in this movie. I liked the storyline and, I always love Batman and Catwoman together, and this movie does not disappoint in this area. I hope they revisit the Batman Elsewhere series more now.

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