About Heath McKnight

Web Content Manager and Writer at Doddle; I've been a writer for over 8 years, and a producer/director/editor in film and video for over 16 years. I've written for TopTenREVIEWS, Digital Media Net, Videomaker and other sites and magazines, plus I frequently blog about Final Cut Pro X.

Friday’s Funny Feature – Superman, Lois Lane, Homer Simpson Take The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) By now, you have probably done the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, donating $10 to research after an icy bath, or $100 to avoid the chill. Either way, it's a fun event to help a worthy charity! And now, there are some great, hilarious ALS Ice Bucket Challenges, featuring … [Read more...]

New iPhones expected at September 9 Apple event

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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) Apple Inc invited media to a "special event" in its hometown of Cupertino, California, on Sept. 9, when the iPhone maker is expected to unveil the latest versions of its best-selling smartphones. Apple's typically cryptic invitation read: "Wish we could say more." It came … [Read more...]

The Fantastic Four: Doctor Doom Photos Have Been Leaked!

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Production recently wrapped on Fox's highly secretive new Fantastic Four film, and pretty much the only 'official' look we've gotten was this photo from co-star Kate Mara (Susan Storm, aka, Invisible Woman). The image was taken early this month, with fellow … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature: How The Batman v Superman Comic-Con Teaser Should Have Ended

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By Heath McKnight Both doddleNEWS writers James DeRuvo and Danny F. Santos got a chance to watch the Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice teaser trailer, and it was short, but pretty cool. Very The Dark Knight Returns-vibe, and March 2016 can't get here fast enough. Of course, being this is a … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – The Muppets Take On Beastie Boys!

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) I think we can all agree that The Muppets being back is a great thing, and I know we all love their cover songs, including Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody. Well, this isn't a cover song, but three Muppets (Swedish Chef, Animal, and Beaker, basically the three Muppets who … [Read more...]

Conan O’Brien Breaks The News Of Robin Williams’ Death [Video]

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Many, many people, from fans to those in the film and TV industry, have been paying tribute to Robin Williams, who passed away yesterday. Conan O'Brien broke the news on his show yesterday (they film early), and he, Andy Richter, and guest Will Arnett salute the … [Read more...]

Comedian Tracy Morgan ‘struggling’ after deadly crash: attorney

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(Reuters) Tracy Morgan's attorney on Monday said the comedian is "still struggling" with his health two months after breaking several bones in a deadly New Jersey highway crash that has renewed public attention to safety in the U.S. trucking industry. "He's still struggling, but he's a fighter," … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – How Captain America: The Winter Soldier Should Have Ended

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) I know, I know, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is opening today, so for Friday's Funny Feature, why not the TMNT rap (classic with Vanilla Ice in his 'prime,' or the new one, that Ice hates)? Well, I thought about it, and decided to go with a video from our friends … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – Guardians of the Galaxy in LEGO!

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Guardians of the Galaxy is one of our most anticipated summer 2014 films, among those of us at doddleNEWS. With the film finally opening today, it seems only right that Friday's Funny Feature should be a LEGO version of a recent TV spot, and it's pretty terrific. … [Read more...]

Comic-Con: Sin City: A Dame To Kill For Red Band Trailer! [NSFW]

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) At Comic-Con, Sin City: A Dame To Kill For directors Frank Miller and Robert Rodriguez released a red band trailer, and it's now online! It's Not Safe For Work, but it's pretty killer (literally and figuratively), plus several new posters! You gotta love that the … [Read more...]

Comic-Con: The Mad Max: Fury Road Trailer & Posters!

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Amid the glorious insanity of Comic-Con, from Marvel's Avengers 2 and Ant-Man footage and Guardians of the Galaxy 2 announcement, to Warner Bros. and DC's Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice tease and revealing of Wonder Woman,, it was easy to miss some other … [Read more...]

Comic-Con: A New Image Of Ben Affleck As Batman, Plus Cape & Cowl!

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) As our Senior Writer James works his way around Comic-Con 2014, he sent me a couple of photos of Batman's new cape and cowl from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, as Zack Snyder tweets a new, full-color photo close-up of a grizzled Dark Knight (Ben … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – How Godzilla Should Have Ended

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) We here at doddleNEWS were very excited for Gareth Edwards' Godzilla, and while Danny F. Santos loved it, I was a bit underwhelmed by the cutaways before big action scenes, hiding Godzilla away from sight for the majority of the movie (I enjoyed Pacific Rim much … [Read more...]

Happy 75th Birthday, Batman!

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) It's Batman's 75th anniversary, and DC Comics is going all out to celebrate! From comics to TV shows to the early 1990s animated series to the films (including Michael Keaton and Tim Burton's take, which opened 25 years ago) to video games (the Arkham series comes … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – A Carless Police Chase!

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Friday's Funny Feature this week is from a couple of years ago, but still makes me laugh, especially the horrible 80's-style song. It's a clever Australian beer ad for Carlton Draught that makes fun of Hollywood police chases, only this one, involving robbers, is … [Read more...]

New Trailer Release For Angelina Jolie’s Unbroken

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Angelina Jolie's adaptation of Unbroken, about war hero and Olympian Louis "Louie" Zamperini, gets a brand new trailer. The film stars Jack O'Connell as Zamperini, who is an Olympic runner, and was taken as a prisoner of war by the Japanese during World War … [Read more...]

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