Ben Whishaw In Talks With Disney For Mary Poppins Returns


By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) SPECTRE star Ben Whishaw is reportedly in talks over a starring role in the Disney-produced sequel Mary Poppins Returns. THR reports that the British actor will play a grown-up version of Michael Banks in the Rob Marshall directed picture which will be set 20 years … [Read more...]

Check Out Full Pennywise The Clown Costume From It & More


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I'm pretty sure that there's an entire generation who are terrified of clowns because of Stephen King's It. I'm absolutely no exception, as Tim Curry created a monster to be afraid of for decades, which ruined circus experiences growing up. There's a new … [Read more...]

Make A Short Film About Los Angeles & Win $50,000 In Prizes!

Credit: NewFilmmakers Los Angeles - 5th Annual On Location Event

By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The city of Los Angeles, along with NewFilmmakers Los Angeles, has launched a new program called On Location: The Los Angeles Video Project which is looking to highlight independent filmmakers as well as the city itself. The goal is to tell a positive story about … [Read more...]

Karen Schmeer Fellowship For Emerging Documentary Editors

Karen Schmeer

By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Need to hone your editing skills? Well you can learn from Larry Jordan and improve your command of Final Cut Pro or Premiere Pro, but if you're looking to make a career out of it, especially in the field of documentaries, then the Karen Schmeer Fellowship for … [Read more...]

Did Henry Cavill Tease Superman’s New Suit In Justice League?


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice was a mess because it tried to serve too many masters and fit in way too many plot lines. Even though I knew that Doomsday was in the film before I watched it, I was still surprised they shoe-horned in the 'Death of Superman' … [Read more...]

Blackmagic Releases URSA Mini Cinema Camera 4.0 Update Public Beta


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Blackmagic is putting the finishing touches on its next generation firmware for the URSA Mini Cinema Camera and is opening up a public beta to get user feedback. Through version 4.0, users can expect improved camera performance plus several new features. … [Read more...]

Trailers: Denis Villeneuve’s Arrival Starring Amy Adams

Amy Adams Arrival

By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The first full trailers for Denis Villeneuve sci-fi blockbuster Arrival has landed and promises a nerve-wracking cerebral thriller. Five time Oscar nominee Amy Adams stars as the world's leading linguist tasked with communicating with an alien craft which has arrived … [Read more...]

Red Giant Trapcode Flash 24-Hour Sale: Get 25% Off


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Red Giant has made a name for itself in the post-production world as a leading third party plugin maker. Just last month they celebrated their fifth anniversary by taking 25% off of their Magic Bullet Suite and all related individual tools for a 24-hour period, and … [Read more...]

International Rogue One Trailer Shows New Footage & Plot Details


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) We've seen two trailers for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (click here and here to see them), and now a third international trailer has made its way online. It follows the same template as the trailer which was released last week during the Olympics, but it also … [Read more...]

Meet New & Old Robots In Transformers: The Last Knight


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) With the original Transformers: The Movie about to see a 30th Anniversary re-release, I suppose we should also talk a little bit about the upcoming Michael Bay film, Transformers: The Last Knight, as well. There's a lot about Bay's films I have issue with … [Read more...]

First Look: Passengers Starring Chris Pratt & Jennifer Lawrence


By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) One of the most anticipated blockbusters hitting screens this Christmas is Passengers, which pairs box office heavyweights Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawrence. Directed by Morten Tyldum (The Imitation Game), the sci-fi romance centres on an interstellar spaceship … [Read more...]

New Smartphones Will Have Dual Cameras To Mimic Optical Zoom


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) The one drawback in mobile filmmaking is that a smartphone can only zoom digitally, and its depth of field is non-existent without an app, or some post-processing gimmickry. But that all could change with a new design that uses dual cameras to mimic optical zoom and … [Read more...]

Seagate Announces Mammoth 60TB Solid State Drive


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) About two weeks ago Samsung announced the PM1633a solid state drive with a massive 15.36 terabytes of storage space. The unit it available for around $10,000 (or less if you shop around) and I titled the article with "the world's largest SSD." Well, thanks to … [Read more...]

First Trailer: Robert Zemeckis’ Allied With Brad Pitt & Marion Cotillard


By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The trailer for Robert Zemeckis' World War II drama Allied has arrived and it shows the sweeping romantic epic fans were hoping for. Starring Brad Pitt alongside Oscar winner Marion Cotillard, the film centers on a British spy and a French Resistance fighter who … [Read more...]

Trailer: 4K Restored Transformers: The Movie


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Being born in the 80s and being a fan of Transformers franchise, nothing was more amazing and heartbreaking than 1986's Transformers: The Movie. Never before have children seen a bloodbath of their favorite characters being killed off in such amounts that would … [Read more...]

Hollywood Foreign Press Helping Restoration Of Egyptian Theatre

Egyptian Theater

By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) One of the victims of today's modern cinematic multiplexes, is that we've traded the ambient movie palace experience for multiple choice in movies and the technology that projects them. Nearly extinct are the gorgeous art deco movie palaces of Hollywood's golden age, … [Read more...]