THE ADVENTURES OF BATMAN Animated TV Series Comimg to DVD Posted by: Bill "Jett" Ramey (Follow @BATMANONFILM)
Via a press release...
BURBANK, CA (May 9, 2014) – One of America’s original crime fighting heroes is back to defend Gotham City as Warner Bros. Home Entertainment releases The Adventures of Batman. This animated television series was produced by Lou Schiemer’s Filmation Studios and features DC Comics favorites Batman, Robin, Mr. Freeze, Joker, Catwoman, Riddler and Penguin. DC Comics fans won’t want to miss these classic action-packed shorts, available for the first time on DVD on June 3, 2014, for $19.97 SRP.
The Adventures of Batman is an American animated television series produced by Lou Schiemer's Filmation Studios, which first broadcast as part of The Batman/Superman Hour in 1968. Each of the 34 shorts features over-the-top characters and catchy dramatic music cues, giving this version of Batman a realistic look and feel—by cartoon standards of the day. The film’s colors are vibrant, exciting and truly exemplify the character of these original films.
“The Adventures of Batman is a must-have set for DC Comic fans young and old.” said Mary Ellen Thomas, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Vice President, Family & Animation Marketing and Partner Brands. “The Adventures of Batman is a classic that will excite this new generation of fans with its non-stop action and comedic relief.”