The Daredevil TV Series On Netflix Won’t Repeat The Same Mistakes As The Film

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Daredevil has been a tough nut to crack. Fox gave it a shot back in 2003 with Ben Affleck starring, and it was -- um -- not good. To be fair, I loved Michael Clarke Duncan as the Kingpin, and while I've heard the director's cut improves the movie (I haven't watched … [Read more...]

Supergirl Series Lands At CBS

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) It's official... all five major broadcasters will have at least one superhero television series next season, if all goes well. CBS has picked up the Supergirl television series, with a full series commitment from Greg Berlanti (Arrow), and Ali Adler,(Chuck, No … [Read more...]

Ant-Man Footage From Comic-Con 2014 Recreated With Storyboards. Sort Of.

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Recently, there's been a video floating around the internet of the Ant-Man teaser that was released at this year's San Diego Comic-Con. Now, no footage of what we actually saw has made it to the public eye, but the audio of the event has and with the audio -- the … [Read more...]

Shaun of the Dead Star Nick Frost to Guest in Doctor Who Christmas Special

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Nick Frost joins Doctor Who for Yuletide Episode By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Shaun of the Dead's Nick Frost is set to join the cast of Doctor Who for their annual Christmas Special. In addition to series stars Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman, the cast will also feature Faye Marsay, Nathan … [Read more...]

Colin Farrell Confirms True Detective Season 2 Role

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Following months of speculation, Colin Farrell has revealed that he will star in the second series of HBO's critically acclaimed True Detective. The In Bruges actor had been widely tipped to take one of the leading roles in Nic Pizzolatto's drama, and confirmed the … [Read more...]

AT&T, Chernin venture to buy majority stake in Fullscreen

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By Lisa Richwine - LOS ANGELES (Reuters) Otter Media, a joint venture between telecom giant AT&T Inc and The Chernin Group, has agreed to buy a majority stake in Fullscreen, one of the largest networks on YouTube, the companies announced on Monday. The deal values Fullscreen at between $200 … [Read more...]

Far from Hollywood din, New York Film Festival puts focus on quality

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By Patricia Reaney - NEW YORK (Reuters) Cannes has its coveted prizes and Sundance its lucrative deals, but the New York Film Festival, unencumbered by awards or marketing, says its mission is simple: to present the year's best in world cinema. The 52nd annual event, which opens Friday, is for … [Read more...]

Screenwriting 101: Avoiding the Cliché

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By Brock Cooper (doddleNEWS) How many times have you heard, or even said, "Originality is dead in Hollywood?" Movies have borrowed from many of the same central themes since the silent days, but the problem isn't so much that as the proliferation of dialogue and story clichés. You can have a … [Read more...]

Apple sells more than 10 million new iPhones in first three days

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By Soham Chatterjee (Reuters) Apple Inc said it sold more than 10 million iPhones in the first weekend after its new models went on sale on Friday, underscoring strong demand for phones with larger displays. Chief Executive Tim Cook said the company could have sold even more iPhone 6 and iPhone … [Read more...]

Maze Runner speeds past Neeson’s Tombstones at box office

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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) Dystopian young adult movie "The Maze Runner" won the weekend box office race in the United States and Canada, collecting $32.5 million in ticket sales to outpace the Liam Neeson action flick, "A Walk Among The Tombstones." Neeson's film earned $13.1 million from Friday … [Read more...]

DJI Announces Zenmuse 15 5DIII Axis Gimbal for S1000 Drone

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Designed for Canon 5D Mk. III operation By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) DJI is looking to bring some fine tuned 3-axis control to your Canon DSLR, with the introduction of the Zenmuse 15 5D III three-axis gimbal stabilizer for the S1000 Spreading wings aerial drones. The Zenmuse enables users to … [Read more...]

Red Giant’s Primatte Keyer 5.1 – A Review

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By Jeremiah Hall (doddleNEWS) Red Giant has released their updated Primatte Keyer 5.1 Let’s take a look. It is quite possible for an editor to go through their entire career and not ever have to deal with chromakeying. It is also possible to strike a match on a marshmallow. Remember I said … [Read more...]

DisplayPort Update Blows Past HDMI for Ultra High Definition Support

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Vs. 1.3 Can handle up to 8K Bandwidth By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) It blows my mind that even when 4K hasn't yet been fully adopted by the world, and who knows how long it will take to reach market saturation, that technologies are already looking over the horizon to 8K. Now part of that is … [Read more...]

U.S. court voids RadioShack class-action settlement over card receipts

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By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) A federal appeals court on Friday voided RadioShack Corp's class-action settlement with customers who objected to its putting credit and debit card expiration dates on receipts, saying the benefits of the accord appeared too small relative to the proposed legal … [Read more...]

YouTube To Invest Millions Of Dollars In Its Partners

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) While television is entering a new golden age of entertainment, which some go as far to say they're the new feature film (with shows like Breaking Bad, Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead, and many more), online content has steadily risen over the last decade. … [Read more...]

Netflix tells Canada regulator it shouldn’t subsidise ‘old media’

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By Alastair Sharp - TORONTO (Reuters) Online video streaming service Netflix Inc told Canada's broadcast regulator on Friday that it opposes paying to support "old media" and its own commercial interests and market dynamics were enough to ensure it distributed Canadian content. The submissions … [Read more...]

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