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Archive for September 27, 2010

Superman/Batman: Apocalypse Review

Superman/Batman Apocalypse is the sequel to the previous Superman/Batman team-up Public Enemies and this is the 9th direct-to-video from the DC animated universe; it just begs the question, where is Marvel? This story is based off the comic storyline “The Supergirl from Krypton”. This movie primarily deals with Kara Zor-El, Superman’s cousin from Krypton and her recent arrival on Earth. The ruler of Apokolips, Darkseid is aware of Kara’s existence as well and wants to recruit her to his cause: the destruction of Superman. It becomes the main objective for both and Batman and Superman to protect her at any cost. Heck even Wonder Woman becomes involved; they should have called this Superman/Batman/Wonder Woman: Apocalypse seeing as how you have three major characters in the DC universe in the one film. (more…)