Touting 30 minutes of unseen footage blended into an R-rated version of the titanic blockbuster, the release of Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice Ultimate Edition is sure to spark yet more conversation relating to Zack Snyder’s divisive tentpole.
It’s arriving sooner than we thought, too, with Warner Bros. now primed to unleash the digital version of the movie’s Ultimate Edition on June 28, before rolling out the Blu-ray and DVD release on July 19.
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Perhaps most interesting of all is how Batman V Superman‘s extended cut could shed some light on the film’s loose ends – Jena Malone’s cut role remains the topic of heated debate about DC acolytes – and could well result in a better, more coherent watch.
Here’s a rundown of the content and extras included in Warner’s premium package:
- Uniting The World’s Finest – Glimpse the future of DC’s bold new cinematic superheroes.
- Gods and Men: A Meeting of Giants – Become a witness to history as you discover how everything in Batman and Superman’s pasts have been leading up to this ultimate, epic showdown.
- The Warrior, The Myth, The Wonder – Explore the origin, evolution and powerful impact on popular culture by the legendary Amazonian Wonder Woman.
- Accelerating Design: The New Batmobile – Batman’s newest ride is sleek, tough, loud, and fast as hell. Host Sal Masekela goes under the hood of the celebrated vehicle, then puts rubber to the road.
- Superman: Complexity & Truth – Experience the transformation as Henry Cavill goes from earnest journalist in glasses and tweeds to a powerful godlike being in a streamlined caped costume.
- Batman: Austerity & Rage – From cape to cowl and from rugged body armor to carefully-tailored suits, Batman’s outer gear perfectly camouflages and expresses the fury that simmers within.
- Wonder Woman: Grace & Power – From her gladiator-influenced costume to her shield and sword, she is the mortal incarnation of a warrior goddess.
- Batcave: Legacy of The Lair – Nature and technology exist side by side in Batman’s breath-taking and modernistic subterranean digs.
- The Might and The Power of A Punch – A dynamic and illustrative look at the power, physics and fascinating details that make the battle between Batman and Superman so formidable.
- The Empire of Luthor – Dive deeper into the inception of an entirely new interpretation of Lex Luthor, including an examination of his storied history in the comics.
- Save the Bats – Learn how the cast and crew gave back to the environment and brought awareness to a very real ecological problem.
Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice Ultimate Edition will make its bow via digital release on June 28, before the pure, untampered and bum-numbing cut of Zack Snyder’s flick emerges on home media come July 19.