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The Dark Knight, the sequel to 2005’s Batman Begins, is available on DVD and blu-ray in several versions. Get details on The Dark Knight DVD and blu-ray special features, and compare versions to see which features are included with each of these versions:

Compare: For each special feature, check the special feature comparison chart to see which versions do or don’t include a feature.

Details: Below the special feature comparison chart, get more details and find a full listing of the included Dark Knight special features, or bonus features, for each edition of The Dark Knight.

The Dark Knight Special Features Comparison

The following chart compares the available The Dark Knight special features, to show which special features are included with each version. Descriptions and details of each special feature follow.

(GREEN = Special Feature Included. RED = Special Feature Not Included.)

The Dark Knight Special Feature Details

Full listings of special features are shown here for each version of The Dark Knight.

The Dark Knight 2-Disc Blu-ray Special Features

Here is a list of The Dark Knight blu-ray special features, for the 2-Disc blu-ray version of The Dark Knight. All of the availalbe special features are included on this version.

The Dark Knight: 2-Disc Blu-ray Contents

  • The Dark Knight (Blu-ray Format): The theatrical version of the film.
  • Gotham Uncovered – Creation of a Scene: Director Christopher Nolan, along with some of the best talents in special effects, stunts and visual effects, offer a rare opportunity to witness the incredible detail and planning the went into creating the real time, live “in camera” stunts and effects. [81 minutes]
  • Behind the Story – Batman Tech: Delve deep inside the Batcave to examine the incredible gadgets and tools used by Batman that were inspired by state-of-the-art advances in military technology. [45 minutes]
  • Behind the Story – Batman Unmasked: Go inside the psyche of Bruce Wayne and the world of Batman, as well as many of his adversaries, through real world psychotherapy. [45 minutes]
  • BD Live: Create your own profile with a personalized avatar, check out exclusive content from the media center, review new trailers, and express yourself though Live Community Screening and My Commentary.
  • Picture-in-Picture Commentaries:
    » Jerry Robinson (creator of the Joker)
    » DC Comics president Paul Levitz
    » Senator Patrick Leahy (a Batman fan who’s made some movie and TV cameos)
  • The IMAX Experience: Using the highest resolution that can be achieved, director Christopher Nolan shot six scenes in this incredibly immersive format and the biggest possible canvas to tell the story. [36 minutes]
  • Gotham Tonight: Gotham Cable News’ premier investigative news program presents hard hitting stories about Gotham and the influential people that make the headlines. [46 minutes]
    » Episode 1: Election Night
    » Episode 2: Billionaire Without A Cause
    » Episode 3: Escalation
    » Episode 4: Top Cop
    » Episode 5: Cops and Mobsters
    » Episode 6: Gotham’s White Knight
  • The Galleries:
    » Joker Cards (over 144 images that were never used)
    » Concept Art
    » Poster Art
    » Production Stills
  • Trailers and TV Spots

The Dark Knight 2-Disc DVD Special Features

Details are shown below for The Dark Knight DVD special features included on the 2-Disc Special Edition DVD of The Dark Knight. This special edition DVD contains a limited amount of the special features that can be found in the 2-disc blu-ray version.

The Dark Knight: 2-Disc DVD Special Edition Contents

  • The Dark Knight (DVD Format): The theatrical version of the film.
  • 2 Segments from ‘Gotham Uncovered – Creation of a Scene’:
    » The Sound of Anarchy: Focuses on the work of composer Hans Zimmer. [7 minutes]
    » The Evolution of the Knight: Overview of the special effects, the Bat-pod, the Bat-suit, and the IMAX process. [17 minutes]
  • The IMAX Experience: Using the highest resolution that can be achieved, director Christopher Nolan shot six scenes in this incredibly immersive format and the biggest possible canvas to tell the story. [36 minutes]
  • Gotham Tonight: Gotham Cable News’ premier investigative news program presents hard hitting stories about Gotham and the influential people that make the headlines. [46 minutes]
    » Episode 1: Election Night
    » Episode 2: Billionaire Without A Cause
    » Episode 3: Escalation
    » Episode 4: Top Cop
    » Episode 5: Cops and Mobsters
    » Episode 6: Gotham’s White Knight
  • The Galleries:
    » Joker Cards (over 144 images that were never used)
    » Concept Art
    » Poster Art
    » Production Stills
  • Trailers and TV Spots


The Dark Knight – Trailer

The Dark Knight 1-Disc Widescreen DVD Special Features

The single-disc widescreen DVD version of The Dark Knight includes none of the available The Dark Knight movie special features.

The Dark Knight: 1-Disc Widescreen DVD Contents

  • The Dark Knight (DVD Format): The theatrical version of the film (widescreen).

The Dark Knight 1-Disc Full Screen DVD Special Features

The single-disc full screen DVD version of The Dark Knight includes none of the available The Dark Knight movie special features.

The Dark Knight: 1-Disc Full Screen DVD Contents

  • The Dark Knight (DVD Format): The theatrical version of the film (full screen).

About The Dark Knight

The Dark Knight is the second in the Christopher Nolan series of Batman movies. Directed by Nolan, it stars Christian Bale as Batman and Heath Ledger as The Joker.

Released to theaters in July 2008, it is available on DVD and Blu-ray.

DVD/Blu-ray Release Date: December 9, 2008
Movie Run Time: 152 minutes

The Dark Knight Special Features Comparison (Blu-ray and DVD)
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