Gambit Director Jumps Ship To Justice League Dark

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I'd be lying if I said I saw this one coming, but director Doug Liman is now set to direct Justice League Dark for Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment. In order to do that he has dropped out of the Gambit standalone film for 20th Century Fox starring Channing … [Read more...]

New Trailer: La La Land, Starring Emma Stone & Ryan Gosling

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The latest trailer for Damien Chazelle's musical La La Land features Emma Stone singing about breaking into showbiz. This movie not only pairs Stone with fellow stone-cold A-lister Ryan Gosling, but it's also director Chazelle's follow-up to the critically acclaimed … [Read more...]

Marvel Tidbits From Civil War, Ragnarok, Infinity War & Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The more I think about it, the more I realize there's a fundamental difference between the universe building approach of DC and Marvel. DC relies far too much on creating direct sequels, while Marvel creates a web of franchises that interact at times. This all … [Read more...]

Here’s Why Evil Dead 4 Never Happened, Plus New Ash Vs. Evil Dead Poster

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the best shows that premiered last season was Ash vs. Evil Dead. It not only brought Bruce Campbell back to his iconic role but it was a worthy follow up to the Evil Dead trilogy — and it was a long wait. Before the show was announced, there had been … [Read more...]

‘Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk’ Shot In 4K & HFR, Will Debut At New York Film Fest

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Ang Lee's new drama Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk, filmed at 120 frames per second in ultra high definition, will have its world premiere at the New York Film Festival on October 14. An adaptation of a Ben Fountain novel, the story centers on an Iraq war veteran … [Read more...]

Martin Scorsese’s Silence Will Run Over 3 Hours

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Martin Scorsese's next picture, Silence, is set to be the longest of his acclaimed career. Variety reporter Kris Tapley revealed on Twitter that The Wolf of Wall Street filmmaker's new movie has a staggering 195 minute run time. Based on Shusaku Endo's novel, the … [Read more...]

Jumanji Reboot Is Officially A Sequel

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Everything old is new again especially these days as loads of older classic films are getting the reboot or sequel treatment. One of the odder films in this trend is, honestly, Dwayne Johnson's reboot of Jumanji. One of the questions about the project is … [Read more...]

Next Avengers Films An ‘End and Beginning,’ Plus Guardians Confirmed

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Marvel Studios continues its long path to Infinity War, which started back in 2008 with the original Iron Man. The two directors tasked with the responsibility of directing not one, but two Avengers films are Joe and Anthony Russo. While originally announced as … [Read more...]

Thor: Ragnarok May Cameo Another Marvel Superhero

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Most of the upcoming Thor: Ragnarok will take place amongst the stars, according to Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige, but that does mean we should get a few scenes on Earth, as well. Star Chris Hemsworth and director Taika Waititi have shared a few images from … [Read more...]

With Cyborg Possibly Being In Flash, Are Team-Ups The Future of Comic Book Movies?

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) We've already reported that Ray Fisher, who was briefly seen as Cyborg in Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, could be joining Ezra Miller in the upcoming film The Flash. This news isn't exactly new as producer Deborah Snyder hinted this would happen back in … [Read more...]

Legend of Conan Still In Development, Writer Reveals First Scene

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Conan the Barbarian is a classic film by John Milius which gave us the best answer to "What is best in life?" The sequel, Conan the Destroyer, neutered the violence and added humor in order to secure a PG rating, which the producers hoped would make the film … [Read more...]

Mission: Impossible 6 Halted As Paramount Battles Cruise Over Salary Demands

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Pre-production on Mission: Impossible 6 has been delayed because of Tom Cruise's wage demands. Paramount Pictures and the A-list star are reportedly at an impasse over the actor's fee, while writer-director Christopher McQuarrie pens the screenplay. THR reports … [Read more...]

Is Zendaya Playing A Familiar Character in Spider-Man: Homecoming?

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Before we get into possible casting news, a new poster for Spider-Man: Homecoming was captured using Instagram's new story feature at the fashion trade show for apparel vendors called Magic Las Vegas, via TheWrap. If you're wondering why the poster would show up … [Read more...]

Jared Leto Joins Denis Villeneuve’s Blade Runner 2

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Suicide Squad actor Jared Leto has joined the cast of Denis Villeneuve's Blade Runner 2. The Oscar winner will join Harrison Ford and Ryan Gosling in Blade Runner 2, which is set a number of decades after Ridley Scott's iconic original. Alcon Entertainment's … [Read more...]

Going Places: Turturro Resurrecting Jesus Quintana From The Big Lebowski

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) John Turturro is reprising his role as deviant bowler Jesus Quintana from The Big Lebowski. The actor and filmmaker had previously discussed his desire to bring back the cult character, which we reported 2 years ago as a spinoff. However, website Birth Movies … [Read more...]

Is Max Landis Remaking An American Werewolf In London? I Have a Better Theory

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) While Max Landis is beginning to make a name for himself as a screenwriter, his father is a bit of a legend with films like Animal House, The Blues Brothers, and An American Werewolf in London under his belt. Recently, the younger Landis sent out a Tweet (before … [Read more...]