DC All Access has just premiered a new clip from DC Entertainment’s animated film adaptation of Batman: The Killing Joke. In this new clip, we’re shown the iconic scenes where Batman confronts the Joker to discuss their toxic relationship and how it will undoubtedly result in one of them killing the other. The clip in the video below doesn’t start until the 3:56 mark, so be patient.
What does it take for a person to snap? How much despair for a mind to fracture? These are the twisted questions that The Joker has set out to answer, to show Gotham that even an ordinary man like Commissioner Gordon is only one bad day away from sheer insanity. Based on the acclaimed DC Comics graphic novel, witness a journey into the dark psyche of the Clown Prince of Crime. Follow his humble beginnings as a struggling comic to his fateful encounter with the Dark Knight that changed everything. Fueled by the return of Kevin Conroy as Batman and Mark Hamill as The Joker, witness the birth of a super villain, the fortitude of a hero and the punch line that will leave you speechless.
The animated adaptation of Batman: The Killing Joke is directed by Sam Liu, and Mark Hamill and Kevin Conroy are providing the voices of The Joker and Batman. It will be available to watch on VOD on July 26th, and it will hit Blu-ray and DVD on August 2nd. A special Deluxe Edition of the Blu-Ray combo pack will run $29.96, and includes a limited edition figurine of The Joker. The regular pack runs $24.98, and DVD runs $19.98.