About Danny Santos

A Geek’s Reaction to The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I'm a fan of the Lord of the Rings saga both in film and book form. I've read both it and The Hobbit, and even some of the extra books such as the Silmarillion and Unfinished Tales. Of them, The Hobbit is by far my favorite book. It's a short, fast paced … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction To As Above/So Below Extended Red-Band Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There are types of films that I am not a fan of. Horror movies can be pretty dumb, and not in a fun way (see: Thankskilling for a hilariously awful horror film), while found footage shaky-cam movies tend to be pretty obnoxious. As Above/So Below is a shaky-cam … [Read more...]

Netflix CCO Talks Marvel’s The Defenders TV Series

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The Marvel Studios films of Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, The Avengers, and the latest, Guardians of the Galaxy, have all been hits. Every single one has done phenomenally well in theaters, so it's no surprise the would decide to expand the Marvel Cinematic … [Read more...]

Fox Releases Behind-The-Scenes Videos for Gotham

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New Fox TV series Gotham is just one of three DC Comics TV shows By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There is a general consensus among comic book fans: Marvel knows how to do comic book movies, while DC knows how to do comic book television shows. While I think the jury is still out on that, … [Read more...]

Vincent D’Onofrio Talks Daredevil, Kingpin, & How It All Ties Together Within The MCU

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the best casting choices I've seen for a television series was Marvel and Netflix casting Vincent D’Onofrio as the Kingpin for the Daredevil TV series -- a more perfect casting I couldn't have asked for. Screen Crush had a chance to sit down with … [Read more...]

George RR Martin To Kill More Characters In Game of Thrones

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Here lie spoilers! Proceed with caution! By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) If you're a fan of Game of Thrones and thought the death of Robb and Catelyn Stark was going to be the last time you would suffer having to watch your favorite character die then, to quote Tyrion "you've come to the wrong … [Read more...]

Whedon, Feige Talk Hulkbuster & Ultron, Plus Avengers 3 Title Revealed?

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the biggest movies of next year is The Avengers: Age of Ultron. The first Avengers film was so well received and did such phenomenal business at the box office, that a sequel was a no brainer. Just like the first Avengers, the sequel brings together Thor, … [Read more...]

Mythbusters’ Kari,Tory, & Grant Abruptly Leave Show

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There are a few shows I watch religiously. Game of Thrones and Doctor Who are two of them, but the longest standing show I've never missed an episode of (I think... I'll get back to this point in a bit) is Discovery Channel's Mythbusters. I still remember watching … [Read more...]

Steven Spielberg Developing Minority Report Television Series

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Steven Spielberg has had his hand in television series for years with current shows Falling Skies, and the new Halle Berry television series Extant. Now it looks like Spielberg will be mining his previous films to develop another television series. The Wrap is … [Read more...]

Star Wars to Redefine Storytelling; Plus Are All The Rumors About Episode VII Bogus?

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Pretty big week for Star Wars news! First up is a story reporting that Disney and Lucasfilm have some major plans for the future of the Star Wars franchise. An anonymous source at Lucasfilm allegedly told Badass Digest: We’re going to redefine longform … [Read more...]

Get A Look At Superman’s New Suit, Batman’s Cowl

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Details on the upcoming Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice film have been few and far between, and really hard to come by. No surprise since these kind of tentpole films have NDAs up the wazoo to protect leaks from spilling on to the internet. Most of what we know … [Read more...]

Harry Potter Director Will Take On Fantastic Beasts Spin-Off

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) As J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter spin-off Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them inches closer to production, we've started wondering who would lens the film. Warner Bros. has been very faithful to the novel series and every decision has required Rowling to sign off … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Movie Review Of Sin City: A Dame To Kill For

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I loved Sin City when it hit theaters back in 2005. It was so different than anything I had seen up until that point and the faithfulness it held towards the comics was incredible. Sure the dialogue was melodramatic and clunky but damn was it fun! Sin City: A … [Read more...]

Is Wasp In Ant-Man? Plus The First Official Photo!

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Over the last few days we've seen a lot of pics and videos from Marvel's upcoming Ant-Man film. To the left, you can see the first official look at Paul Rudd as Scott Lang, who becomes Ant-Man in the movie. Possible spoilers beyond this point! While there's no … [Read more...]

Black Panther, Captain Marvel Updates From Marvel Studios’ Kevin Feige

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Two of the most talked about Marvel properties that fans want to see finally hit the big screen are Black Panther and Captain Marvel. These are two characters that we've been hearing about for a few years, with rumors that Carol Danvers would be part of Guardians … [Read more...]

Doomed! Watch a Sneak Peek of the Documentary About Roger Corman’s Fantastic Four

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Francis Ford Coppola, Martin Scorsese, James Cameron... these directors all have one thing in common: Roger Corman. The king of B-movies and mentor to many of Hollywood's finest directors was once tapped to produce a Marvel film back in the early 90's about the … [Read more...]

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