Mark Ruffalo and Karl Urban Talk Thor: Ragnarok

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) If you ask most Marvel Cinematic Universe fans which franchise is the weakest, you'll probably hear Thor come up more often than not. I actually think the first Thor is a bit underrated especially when you consider the material they had to adapt. If any film … [Read more...]

Positive Reactions From Early Suicide Squad Screening

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the more interesting things to happen when we got our first look at Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice and Suicide Squad at last year's San Diego Comic-Con was how much, to my surprise, I was looking forward to the latter film. DC and Warner Bros. promised … [Read more...]

Scorsese’s Gangster Epic The Irishman Lands Distribution Deal

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The distribution rights for Martin Scorsese's mobster epic The Irishman have been bought for $50 million at the Cannes Film Festival. Deadline has reported that relative newcomer STX Entertainment won a fierce bidding war with Universal, Fox and Lionsgate. Paramount … [Read more...]

Spielberg Worried Virtual Reality Could Ruin Filmmaking

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Virtual Reality can most definitely be viewed as the current flavor of the month in our industry, and as such, it's met with glee for those who like to experiment, and dread from those who find it to be a 'flash in the pan.' Well, Steven Spielberg isn't too impressed … [Read more...]

Michael Keaton To Join Spider-Man: Homecoming

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) It looks like Michael Keaton is in final negotiations to play the lead villain in Spider-Man: Homecoming, despite reports he had dropped out of negotiations. And he's playing none other than Adrian Toomes, aka, The Vulture. The Hollywood Reporter had the … [Read more...]

Kicking The Cannes

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By Kimberly Gadette (doddleNEWS) For the 69 years of the Cannes Film Festival, it's always a toss-up as to where the most engaging drama will occur. Will it be on-screen? Or off? Between anti-terrorist military actions, controversy, critical reactions, incendiary films and head-shaking awards, … [Read more...]

Star Trek Beyond To Premiere at San Diego Comic-Con, Plus New Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Paramount brought some Star Trek news and a brand new trailer for Star Trek Beyond to audiences with a special presentation at the Paramount lot in Los Angeles over the weekend. It kicked off with Beyond director Justin Lin and producer JJ Abrams announcing that … [Read more...]

Cate Blanchett, Karl Urban, Jeff Goldblum, & Tessa Thompson Join Thor: Ragnarok

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) It was a big day for Marvel casting! Thor: Ragnarok has added four new actors to the cast, and none of them is anything to sneeze at, with Karl Urban, Jeff Goldblum, Tessa Thompson, and Cate Blanchett joining the cast. Marvel Studios president and Thor: Ragnarok … [Read more...]

Writers Talk Avengers: Infinity War Scripting Process

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) After writing one of the best Marvel Cinematic Universe film with Captain America: Civil War, which has just broken $1 billion at the box office, writers Stephen McFeely and Christopher Markus are now faced with an even more daunting task: Writing the next two … [Read more...]

Is This The Title Of Star Wars: Episode VIII?

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Star Wars: Episode VIII may be 19 months away, but that hasn't stopped the internet going into meltdown over an apparently leaked official title. A video posted on Reddit (via Games Radar) shows a small screen with graphics which says Star Wars: Fall of the … [Read more...]

JJ Abrams: Paramount Is Dropping Axanar Lawsuit

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) JJ Abrams dropped a huge bomb on Star Trek fans at an event on the Paramount Lot last night. Calling the Paramount lawsuit against Axanar productions an inappropriate response to the fan made project, the Trek executive producer said that the studio is dropping it. … [Read more...]

Universal & Dwayne Johnson To Make Robert Ludlum’s The Janson Directive

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) You know what movie theaters needed more of? Interconnected universes. They're all the rage right now in Hollywood, and Universal is hoping to start a new one based on the works of Robert Ludlum. If that name is vaguely familiar, he was the author of The Bourne … [Read more...]

Daniel Craig May Still Play James Bond, Despite Rumors

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) It seems that the question of who will play James Bond in Bond 25 is starting to heat up. Tom Hiddleston became the front runner to replace current Bond, Daniel Craig, after a rush on bets that suspended betting, after he was reported to have had a meeting with … [Read more...]

Elton John Cast In Kingsman: The Golden Circle

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Pop star Elton John has joined the cast of blockbuster sequel Kingsman: The Golden Circle. There is still no word on what role the Rocket Man singer will play in Matthew Vaughn's follow-up to his 2014 smash hit Kingsman: The Secret Service. John tweeted out a … [Read more...]

Movie Review: The Nice Guys

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Shane Black all but invented the miss-matched partner buddy detective genre with Lethal Weapon, and then really honed it with his directorial debut Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, which helped revitalize Robert Downey Jr.'s career before Iron Man. It should be no surprise … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny – The Avengers, 1978 TV Movie Promo

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Avengers Assemble! This is too funny! I grew up watching The Hulk TV show with Bill Bixby and Lou Ferrigno, and I remember the TV movies that featured Daredevil and Thor. In the old Comics Scene magazine in 1988 or 89, they said Iron Man might appear on the show, … [Read more...]