The official press release for the fifth DC Universe Animated Original Movie, Green Lantern: First Flight, has been released. You can read the full press release here, but let me give you a few of the important details:
Green Lantern: First Flight finds Hal Jordan recruited to join the Green Lantern Corps and placed under the supervision of respected senior Lantern Sinestro. The earthling soon discovers his mentor is actually the central figure in a secret conspiracy that threatens the philosophies, traditions and hierarchy of the entire Green Lantern Corps. Hal must quickly hone his newfound powers and combat the treasonous Lanterns within the ranks to maintain order in the universe.
Green Lantern: First Flight is written my Alan Burnett (The Batman) and directed by Lauren Montgomery (Wonder Woman) and will feature the voices of Christopher Meloni (Law & Order: Special Victims Unit) as Hal Jordan, Victor Garber (Milk, Titanic) as Sinestro, Tricia Helfer (Battlestar Galactica) as Boodikka, and Michael Madsen (Reservoir Dogs) as Kilowog.
Warner Home Video will release the feature on July 28, 2009 on DVD as a single disc, Special Edition 2-Disc set and Blu-ray.
The 2-Disc Special Edition will include such extras as two featurettes, two episodes of Justice League and a digital copy download. The Blu-ray contains the same features plus two more episodes of Justice League.
And don't forget that there will be a special First Look at Green Lantern on the Wonder Woman DVD that will be released on Tuesday!