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      Movie Review: Deadpool

      By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Right off the bat, Ryan Reynolds is Deadpool. This is casting that is so perfect, no matter what else he does, he will always be known as the guy who brought the 'merc with a mouth' to life. It's a good thing' too, because Reynolds effortlessly carries this schizophrenic film on his shoulders' which tries to be part X-Men film and part superhero parody. Deadpool walks that fine line of making fun of every … Read More>>

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      Panasonic Announces VariCam LT: Super 35mm, 4K Up To 60p, HDR

      By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) After a recent tease of a new, smaller VariCam, Panasonic introduced the VariCam LT at a special event in Los Angeles that I attended (check out my live tweets here). And while it's smaller, more ergonomic footprint will be a blessing to cinematographers, in the end, it's nothing more than "fins." Not that there's anything wrong with that, mind you. Let's take a look. … Read More>>

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      Doritos Dogs Wins Last Crash The Super Bowl Competition

      By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) If we learned anything from the ten-year run of the Doritos: Crash the Super Bowl Contest, commercials that include kids or animals can win you a million dollars. And the last year of the ground breaking Super Bowl ad campaign was no different, as the final competition literally went to the dogs. … Read More>>

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      Toronto Smartphone Film Festival Accepting Submissions

      By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The Toronto Smartphone Film Festival is one of the fastest-growing independent film festivals in Toronto. It celebrates innovation and creativity within the filmmaking community, by the use of smartphones as a medium. Launched in 2012, the festival is entering its fifth year, and is now open to submissions. Video and photographic technology on smartphones have come a long way with the current iPhone 6s Plus … Read More>>

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$45K In Prizes Available For Doritos Legends of the Bold Contest

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Doritos has had some great crowdsourced ads created for their Crash the Super Bowl contests. The idea was straightforward enough: every year Frito-Lay invited customers to create their own Doritos ads and at least one fan-made commercial was guaranteed to air … More>>

Will Smith Confirms Bad Boys 3, Joe Carnahan To Direct

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Remember when Michael Bay was poised to be the next Tony Scott? His first two films Bad Boys and The Rock were R-rated action films with an edge and intelligent use of the camera. No matter what anyone says about Bay, including me, he knows how to get kinetic … More>>

Premiere Pro CC 101 Part 18: The Toolbar, Pt. 2

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A new Premiere Pro CC 101 tutorial By Kevin P. McAuliffe (doddleNEWS) In this lesson, we’re going to continue our discussion of the Toolbar, as it’s something you’re going to be going back to over and over again, when you start out working in Adobe Premiere Pro CC. In this lesson, … More>>

Pixar & Khan Academy To Teach Basics Of Animation Online

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) When it comes to animation, it can be argued that Pixar Studios is the state of the art. From Toy Story to Cars to Inside Out, Pixar has put together a non stop series of hits, with few hiccups. But to keep that string going, you have to always be looking for the … More>>

Op-Ed: The Even More Fleeting Nature Of Home Theater Technology

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) When we last talked about the fleeting nature of the technology, we discussed how camera makers are engaged in a cinematic arms race governed only by the nature of Moore's Law. Like HD before it, we're already talking about the next generation of 8K sensors before we … More>>

New Harry Potter Book Announced, Based On Play

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) For a book series that ended in 2007 and film series that wrapped up in 2011, Harry Potter has never waned much in popularity. In fact, one of the more interesting thing to happen in the last few years is the broadening of the universe in different media. Author … More>>

Han Solo Prequel Will Be Released In May 2018

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The second Star Wars anthology movie centering on a young Han Solo will be released in May 2018. The news comes courtesy of Disney CEO Bob Iger who made an announcement about the first spinoff movie, Rogue One, which is about to complete principal photography. He … More>>

A Geek’s Reaction To The Final Batman V Superman Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The one oddest thing about the upcoming DC Comics Cinematic Universe films is that a common thing you hear is, more people seem to be really looking forward to Suicide Squad than Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice. It is absolutely not what anyone would have … More>>

Movie Review: Deadpool

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Right off the bat, Ryan Reynolds is Deadpool. This is casting that is so perfect, no matter what else he does, he will always be known as the guy who brought the 'merc with a mouth' to life. It's a good thing' too, because Reynolds effortlessly carries this … More>>

Friday’s Funny Feature – Egg Russian Roulette with Peyton Manning & Magic Johnson

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Fresh off the Denver Broncos' Super Bowl 50 win, Peyton Manning went on Jimmy Fallon's show, which also featured legendary NBA star Magic Johnson. It didn't take long before Jimmy convinced them to play Egg Russian Roulette: Which egg is raw and which one is hard … More>>

Lee Majors & Ted Raimi Join Ash Vs. Evil Dead Season 2!

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of my favorite new TV series has been Ash Vs. Evil Dead, which just nailed the horror and comedy so perfectly from the original trilogy. It had everything you would want for a follow-up to the classic Evil Dead films, with one exception — where was Sam … More>>

3D Robotics Announces Firmware Update To Solo Drone

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UPDATE: 3DRobotics reports that the latest version of their Solo App is now available for download in the iTunes App Store and Google Play. A month earlier than planned! By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) DJI may get all the attention when it comes to drones, but they aren't the only game in town. … More>>

Red Giant Announces Major Update To PluralEyes In Shooter Suite 13

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) A new version of Shooter Suite has just been announced by Red Giant that includes a considerable update to PluralEyes. Shooter Suite 13.0 will include PluralEyes 4.0, one of the premiere automated audio/video sync tools available and cross-compatible with any … More>>

10 Cloverfield Lane Viral Campaign Reveals Clues To Story

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Cloverfield has attained a cult following since it premiered in 2008, and its 2007 surprise trailer kicked off a huge hype machine for fans. Despite it being entertaining, I always thought the ARG (alternate reality game) that accompanied the film prior to release … More>>

AJA Announces RovoCam, A Different Kind Of 4K Camera

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) AJA is introducing a newer, smaller 4K camera that's unlike its successful CION cinema camera. The RovoCam is cube shaped and rather tiny. Could they be looking to get into the action camera market? … More>>

Panasonic Announces VariCam LT: Super 35mm, 4K Up To 60p, HDR

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) After a recent tease of a new, smaller VariCam, Panasonic introduced the VariCam LT at a special event in Los Angeles that I attended (check out my live tweets here). And while it's smaller, more ergonomic footprint will be a blessing to cinematographers, in the end, … More>>

Gremlins 3 Rejected Script Released Online

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) It's no secret that Warner Bros. is developing Gremlins 3, a long-awaited sequel of the classic film released in 1984, and its crazy sequel in 1990. The last update we heard was that the studio is planning to create a Jurassic World-style reboot -- inhabiting the … More>>

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