Fans of Batman: The Animated Series have a special place in their heart for the masterpiece that is Batman: Mask Of The Phantasm. The feature-length film debuted in 1993, and has since become a cult classic. If you’ve been waiting for this film to be released in HD, we have some very good news.
Warner Archive has announced that Batman: Mask of the Phantasm will be released on Blu-ray sometime in July.
— Warner Archive (@WarnerArchive) June 19, 2017
When the city’s most feared gangsters are systematically eliminated, the Caped Crusader is blamed. But prowling the Gotham night is a shadowy new villain, the Phantasm, a sinister figure with some link to Batman’s past. Can the Dark Knight elude the police, capture the Phantasm and clear his own name?
Unmasking the Phantasm is just one of the twists in this dazzling animated feature. Discover revelations about Batman’s past, his archrival the Joker and Batman’s most grueling battle ever — the choice between his love for a beautiful woman and his vow to be the defender of right.
The film will be in 1080p in the theatrical 16×9 aspect ratio (1.78:1) and open matte 4×3 (1.37:1) aspect ratio versions. Unfortunately, it doesn’t appear that any bonus features will be part of the release. Still, this is fantastic news—not to mention a good excuse to fire up your Amazon Prime account and rewatch The Animated Series.