If there’s one DVD that’s truly deserving of the premium special edition treatment it’s “Batman”, the 1989 original that is, starring Michael Keaton and Jack Nicholson. And finally, says Batman-On-Film, it’s a-happenin
According to a scooper for the site, “Batman : Special Edition” will include the following extras :
Brand New Digitally Re-mastered THX Certified Anamorphic Wide-screen Transfer 1:85.1
1. Tim Burton, Michael Keaton, Jack Nicholson Commentary Track
2. Jon Peters and Peter Guber Commentary Track
3. Isolated Score with Optional Danny Elfman Commentary Track.
4. Bat trivia
1.The Summer of Batman ( Feature Length All new Documentary )
2.Bat be Gone ( Deleted Scenes- filmed and Unfilmed hosted by Tim Burton )
3.MUSIC VIDEOS( Prince’s Bat-Dance and Party Man and Elfman’s Batman Theme )
4.Original 1989 ABC 20/20 Spot
5.Original 1989 HBO making of segment
6.Original Various 1989 Cast and crew Interviews
7.6 Tv spots, 1 Diet Coke Spot, Teaser Trailer, Full Trailer, Soundtrack Tv spot, Score Tv spot
8.Still Photos, Production Notes, Promotional Materials, Storyboards.
DVD ROM FEATURES on Disc 2
1.Script/ Storyboard to screen.
10 page booklet featuring newly found photos.
Plus mini versions of the Teaser, Advance and DVD posters.
According to the insider, “Batman” and “Batman Returns” should be released around Christmas Time, both with new cover designs. There’s also a whisper that Joel Schumacher might be re-editing “Batman Forever” so it can be included in the series.