Animation Magazine

The Month of Mouse: Disney’s On-Disc Domination

The latest Batman is joined by new Blu-ray versions of Disney favorites, other animated treats. and

- By Mercedes Milligan.

The Dark Knight returns to animation with this videogame-inspired heist flick. Batman must step in after the government assembles a group of villains dubbed the Suicide Squad and forces them to break into Arkham Asylum to retrieve top secret informatio­n from the Riddler. Things go from bad to worse when Harley Quinn frees the Joker, who has the means to not only blow up the asylum, but most of Gotham City as well.

Directed by Jay Oliva and Ethan Spaulding from a script by Heath Corson, Assault’s voice cast features Kevin Conroy as Bats, Neal McDonough as Deadshot, Hynden Walch as Harley, Troy Baker as Joker, Matthew Gray Gubler as Rid- tion hybrid Bedknobs & Broomstick­s (1971), as well as the DisneyToon DTV film Mickey, Donald, Goofy: The Three Musketeers (2004) and spankin’ new sequel Muppets Most Wanted (also on DVD and digital).

Chris Buck and Kevin Lima’s Edgar Rice Burroughs adaptation Tarzan comes with the most bonus features, mainly carried over from the last DVD release and including deleted scenes,

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