SLR Magic CINE Announces 2 New Affordable Lenses


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Over the weekend at Cine Gear 2016 in Los Angeles, SLR Magic unveiled two brand new lenses to their ever expanding line-up of affordable CINE lenses. The SLR Magic CINE 35mm F1.2 wide angle lens and SLR Magic CINE 75mm F1.4 telephoto lens are affordable prime … [Read more...]

Next DC Animated Film To Be Justice League Dark


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) For a number of years there has been some movement on a Justice League Dark theatrical film, but nothing more serious than just development of the property. Guillermo del Toro spearheaded the project with an eye to the director's chair, but ended up walking away … [Read more...]

Indiegogo Campaign: Exo360 Drone Captures Aerial 360 Degree Footage


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) It was just a matter of time before someone integrated drone technology with a 360 degree camera for Virtual Reality. Right now on Indiegogo, drone manufacturer Queen B Robotics is looking to raise $25,000 to fund the world's first 360 drone called the Exo360 — … [Read more...]

Tom Hiddleston Doubts Chances of Being Next James Bond


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Tom Hiddleston is the current front-runner to replace current James Bond actor, Daniel Craig, in the 54-year-old film series. With Sam Mendes not returning for a third 007 film after Skyfall and Spectre, Hiddleston's The Night Manager director Susanne Bier has … [Read more...]

CBS Star Trek TV Series Hires More Veteran Trek Writers


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) We had to wait four years between JJ Abrams' Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness, and then a further three years between that and Star Trek Beyond, which will premiere in just over a month. But the next time we see a Starfleet crew will be just six months after … [Read more...]

John Boyega Cast In Pacific Rim 2


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The Pacific Rim sequel is one of the hardest films to kill off, even though it seems to suffer an endless parade of indefinite hiatuses and postponements. Sadly, these delays caused original director Guillermo del Toro to step down from helming the project, but it … [Read more...]

Anthony Hopkins Joins Transformers 5, Plus New Megatron & Bumblebee


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I'm not the biggest fan of Michael Bay, although he has his moments. Generally, he'll never get an Oscar worthy performance out of an actor, but that doesn't mean he can't get an Academy Award winner to be in his film which is the case here. The official … [Read more...]

TV Review: Game of Thrones – Ep. 7: The Broken Man

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The first half of season six of Game of Thrones pushed the plot forward, but has now entered into the calm before the storm territory. In 'The Broken Man,' the pieces are finally moving into position for the final season(s), and I don't expect many major deaths to … [Read more...]

Namor Movie Rights Back At Marvel… Probably


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The big question on everyone's mind about Marvel probably has nothing to do with the question of when and if we are ever going to see a Namor film — but it was at least on Kevin Smith's mind. As far as we knew, some of the rights to the character were over at … [Read more...]

Rumor: 40% Of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story To Be Reshot?


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Those reshoots for Rogue One that I've been telling people not to worry about? Seems that they're going to be more extensive than I originally thought, if rumors are to be believed, and will be in production for the next eight weeks. According to Making Star … [Read more...]

Susanne Bier Eyed To Direct Next James Bond; Hiddleston Onboard?


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There are loads of guesses (and bets) as to who will be the next James Bond with the current front-runner being Tom Hiddleston. Other names have been tossed around including Idris Elba, Tom Hardy, and even Jamie Bell. That's to say nothing of the current #janebond … [Read more...]

Movie Review – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out Of The Shadows


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I'll be honest that outside of the elevator beat-box scene from the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film, I have no recollection as to what happened in it. I can't even tell you how much I may or may not have hated it because the film refused to stick into my … [Read more...]

Xsend Motion for Final Cut Pro X By Automatic Duck Now Available

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Automatic Duck has made their Final Cut Pro X to Motion utility Xsend Motion available to users. The software was recently unveiled by Automatic Duck president Wes Plate, when they debuted at the FCP Exchange Workshop, during the NAB 2016 conference this past … [Read more...]

Brie Larson May Play Captain Marvel


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Marvel's first female led film has been a long time coming. Shockingly, many fans would have expected a Black Widow, or even a Black Widow/Hawkeye film by now, but that doesn't look likely until at least 2020. The first female led film will actually be Captain … [Read more...]

More Details About Those Rogue One Reshoots


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Rogue One: A Star Wars Story in crisis! Disney execs unhappy with the film! This is the end of Star Wars! Alright, that last statement was me blowing the Rogue One reshoots I reported yesterday out of proportion. It was done for effect since my commentary … [Read more...]

Rumored Plot Details For Guardians 2 & Thor: Ragnarok

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) With Captain America: Civil War now in the past, it's time to look forward to what's coming next. There are two films within the MCU, which will be difficult for Marvel to produce for two very different reasons: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and Thor: Ragnarok. … [Read more...]