Necessary Evil: Super-Villains of DC Comics [Blu-ray]
THE JOKER, LEX LUTHOR, CATWOMAN, DOOMSDAY, BANE. What makes them so thrillingly watchable? So terribly wonderful? So extremely vital to our super heroes and their worlds? This new feature-length documentary explores these questions across seven decades of DC Comics' hallowed Rogues' Gallery of infamous evildoers.
From this months DC entry in Previews: "I'm Tellin' Mom!" A 23 part multicluster DC crossover event that will examine the grey and complicated socio-political nature of our heroes in a post 9/11 world where the question must be asked, why is Lex Luthor such a doo-doo head?
Li'l Supes: "How come you didn't invite Li'l Aquaman to our sleepover?"
Li'l Bats: "You know him - he always wets the bed!"
Faster than a speeding Power Wheel, more powerful than Thomas the Tank Engine, able to leap tall Legos in a single bound... Look... up on the jungle gym... it's a doll, it's an animal... no, it's Superbaby!
What happens on Earth 4-and-a-half stays on Earth 4-and-a-half.
Fighting crime before bedtime
Due to a catastrophic chain of events involving Klarion the Witch-Boy, this weeks "Crisis To Crisis" will be delayed because Michael and Jeffrey have been turned into babies. Very sleepy babies.
Superman/Batman - Secret Origins: The story you only thought you knew.
Boy, I wouldn't want to be the one who has to tell them to take a nap...
MEANWHILE, ON THE COUCH OF JUSTICE:
Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Bat,
How I wonder what you're at:
Up above the world you fly
Like a tea tray in the sky.