New Trailer – Ridley Scott’s Exodus: Gods and Kings

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The trailer for Ridley Scott's biblical epic Exodus: Gods and Kings, starring Christian Bale as Moses, has landed online. Alongside Oscar winner Bale is Joel Edgerton, who plays antagonist Pharoah Ramesses, with Sigourney Weaver, Ben Kingsley, Aaron Paul, and John … [Read more...]

Kim Stanley Robinson’s Mars Trilogy Headed To Television

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) It seems like film and television are both becoming more comfortable with science fiction and fantasy series these days. Between acclaimed TV shows like Game of Thrones and great films like Guardians of the Galaxy, the speculative fiction genre appears to be on the … [Read more...]

Interstellar Launches Early in IMAX, Final Trailer & Featurette Released

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Interstellar is quite easily one of the films I'm looking forward to most this year. The look of the film in trailers alludes to a massive scale, and even its star Matthew McConaughey calls it the biggest movie he's been a part of. The film is also set to clock … [Read more...]

Dominic Cooper Returns As Howard Stark For Marvel’s Agent Carter

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) If you asked me, it was inevitable that Dominic Cooper would return as Howard Stark in the upcoming Agent Carter television series. Cooper originally played the future father to Tony Stark (aka Iron Man) in Captain America: The First Avenger, along with Hayley … [Read more...]

Worker on Midnight Rider film pleads not guilty over fatal Georgia train accident

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By Rich McKay - ATLANTA (Reuters) A filmmaker pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges stemming from a deadly train wreck in southeast Georgia on the set of "Midnight Rider," a movie about rock singer Gregg Allman, prosecutors said. Hillary Schwartz, first assistant director of "Midnight Rider," … [Read more...]

Amazon, Disney appear close to settling dispute over movies – WSJ

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(Reuters) Amazon.com Inc appears to be close to settling a nearly two-month dispute with Walt Disney Co during which Amazon stopped offering Disney DVDs for preorder, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday. Upcoming Disney DVD releases including "Guardians," "Maleficent," "Million Dollar … [Read more...]

This Week’s Doctor Who Blows up the Moon

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) This coming Saturday on Doctor Who, the Doctor and Clara travel to the moon, because there's an innocent life trapped there, and the governments of the earth are planning on blowing up the moon. This marks a critical moment that could drastically affect the history of … [Read more...]

David Fincher To Direct Every Episode Of HBO’s Utopia

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) David Fincher has enlisted Gone Girl author Gilliam Flynn to help adapt UK TV series Utopia for HBO. This will be the Fight Club filmmaker's second foray into television after producing and directing only a few episodes of, the award-winning House of … [Read more...]

Doctor Who Review: The Caretaker

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Last Saturday's episode of Doctor Who, dubbed "The Caretaker," shows Peter Capaldi's Doctor going undercover at Clara's school, Coal Hill Academy, to find an assassin killer robot. But it also deals with Clara's efforts to manage her double life of being the Doctor's … [Read more...]

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon 2 On Netflix, IMAX Simultaneously, Gets Hit With Movie Theater Backlash

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) In a move that was likely to ruffle some feathers The Weinstein Company, IMAX, and Netflix have just secured a deal releasing Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend on Netflix and in selected IMAX screens worldwide. This will mark Netflix's first foray … [Read more...]

Will The Avengers 3 Be Split Into Two Parts?

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Marvel's massively popular Avengers film will have its sequel, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, hit the big screen in May but that hasn't stopped some of us from thinking about the future. When Marvel announced seven untitled release dates through to 2019 many people … [Read more...]

SoftBank considers stake in Legendary Pictures: report

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TOKYO (Reuters) Japan's SoftBank Corp has been in talks to take a minority stake in privately held movie studio Legendary Pictures, entertainment trade publication The Hollywood Reporter reported on Tuesday. The talks between SoftBank and Burbank, California-based Legendary, home of hits like … [Read more...]

Updated: Inherent Vice Trailer, PT Anderson Talks Spoof Film Influences

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Updated with the trailer, new poster By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Paul Thomas Anderson has revealed the films which influenced his latest project, Inherent Vice, including spoofs Police Squad! and Top Secret! Take a look at the trailer: Yet, despite being one of the most revered directors … [Read more...]

David Fincher: There Were Star Wars Talks

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) David Fincher has revealed that he talked to Lucasfilm producer Kathleen Kennedy about directing Star Wars: Episode VII. Indeed, before JJ Abrams was confirmed as director, there were reports that the Gone Girl helmer had been approached about the sequel, however, … [Read more...]

William Shatner Confirms Star Trek 3 Casting Interest

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Tells fans he'd love to play Kirk again. By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) When news broke last week that Star Trek 3 director Roberto Orci wanted to get the surviving members of Star Trek together, including Leonard Nimoy, for the third rebooted installment of the Gene Roddenberry Saga, it blew up … [Read more...]

Kevin Smith’s Clerks III Is A Go, Thanks To Tusk

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Kevin Smith has had an odd career as a filmmaker, all of his films have been made on small budgets, and have, for the most part, did modest business at the box office. He has a small, but loyal and fiercely passionate fan base, and for a while it seemed that he had … [Read more...]

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