doddleREVIEWS: Coremelt’s TrackX and SliceX

TrackX SliceX

Need to motion track in your FCP X timeline? No problem with Coremelt's TrackX and SliceX By Kevin P. McAuliffe (doddleNEWS) I do a lot of visual effects work on a daily basis, and most of it involves motion tracking, and there is only one program I use, and that is Mocha Pro.  Whether you work … [Read more...]

Watch Online: ‘Kung Fury,’ Featuring Nazis, Dinosaurs, & Vikings

Kung Fury

Warning: NSFW! By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I love a good dramatic film crafted with care, featuring sublime performances and complex characters in realistic situations. I also love big blockbuster films that take me on an exhilarating ride that fuels my adrenaline. Then there's a third … [Read more...]

Stephen King’s It Not Dead, New Line Cinema’s Search For New Director

Pennywise Stephen King's It

By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The big screen version of Stephen King's It is not dead and buried after all. According to Bloody Disgusting, New Line Cinema is actively looking for a replacement director after True Detective's Cary Fukunaga sensationally left the project earlier this week. The … [Read more...]

M. Night Shyamalan Talks Unbreakable TV Show


By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Divisive filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan has expressed interest in adapting his movie Unbreakable as a television series. The Sixth Sense helmer's show Wayward Pines is enjoying strong ratings and reviews on Fox following his last big screen turkey After … [Read more...]

Filmmaking 101: Bungee Cam Turns Your Car Into A Defacto Gimbal Stabilizer


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Man, I wish I could afford a Freefly MōVI. Even the M5 is a bit out of my price range these days. Sadly, so is the lower cost cousin in the DJI Ronin-M. I could go with less expensive models from overseas, but while I do have some basic DIY skills, I think that … [Read more...]

Movie Review: San Andreas

San Andreas-Movie

By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) San Andreas gives viewers exactly what they expect from a disaster film, and not an ounce more. The film is a paint-by-the-numbers disaster flick filled with two dimensional characters, and it's what you would expect from this type of film. What character … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – The Rock Performs Wedding Surprise For Fan

wedding surprise rock

By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) We're big fans of Screen Junkies and their Honest Trailers, and of course they do many other things, including interviews with their reporter, Nick Mundy, who also happens to be friends with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson. As it turns out, The Rock and Screen Junkies … [Read more...]

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Officially Reveals Andy Serkis’ Role

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) We've known that Andy Serkis has had a role in Star Wars: The Force Awakens since the cast was officially announced. It was all but assured that he would be playing a motion captured character, since Serkis is considered one of the best, and he and studio are hired … [Read more...]

With Version 12, DaVinci Resolve Becomes A Full-Blown NLE


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Blackmagic has been gradually adding additional features to DaVinci Resolve ever since they acquired the company back in 2009, but up until this year, it was still a great color grading app. But with version 11, we started seeing Resolve become much more thanks to … [Read more...]

Doctor Who Returns To Comic-Con

Doctor Who

Peter Capaldi makes his first appearance in Hall H By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Marvel may not be making the trip to Comic-Con this year, but the news broke yesterday that Doctor Who is returning to Hall H and will kick off the four day confab with the first appearance of Peter Capaldi and … [Read more...]

PhoneDrone Turns Your Smartphone Into A Following UAV


Kickstarter Project We Love Turns Your Mobile Device into an autonomous aerial camera By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) When we said at CES that drones would be everywhere, we really weren't kidding. Seems like every day we see a story about a new unmanned aerial vehicle that can get that … [Read more...]

New Writers Added to Transformers Development Team, Prequel Film Rumored

Unicron in robot mode

By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The Transformers franchise has already gotten a writing team upgrade consisting of some high profile screenwriters, like Robert Kirkman of The Walking Dead, and headed by Akiva Goldsman. Now it's looking to add some more blood to the team. Deadline is reporting … [Read more...]

GoPro CEO Reveals Drone Coming in 2016


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) GoPro CEO Nick Woodman let the cat out of the bag today when he revealed that GoPro was not only developing their own drone, but that it would be coming out in early 2016. Woodman said that 'follow me' technology and the advent of the drone as a personal selfie camera … [Read more...]

Game Of Thrones Casting Call Reveals Potential Characters For Season 6


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I love intricate stories with large ensemble casts, and no television series does it as well as Game of Thrones. Season five may seem slow to those who exclusively watch the television show, but as a fan of the novels, I can tell you they're blazing through books … [Read more...]

Videos From Suicide Squad Set Reveal DC Cinematic Universe Connection


A big-time Suicide Squad spoiler alert is issued from here! By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Having Suicide Squad be the third film released in the DC Comics Cinematic Universe is either an ambitious plan, or a foolish one -- or an ambitiously foolish plan. The team isn't that widely known … [Read more...]

Review: Disneyland’s 60th Anniversary Extravaganza


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) I had a blast last week, spending three days at Disneyland, and the best part was, I was working! That's because I was invited to Disneyland's 60th Anniversary Celebration, with sneak peaks of Disney's World of Color: Celebrate! at Disney California Adventure, … [Read more...]

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