PBS TV Review: The Look Of Silence

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Joshua Oppenheimer's companion piece to The Act of Killing, debuting on POV PBS on June 27, is similarly riveting. And following in the footsteps of its forerunner, The Look of Silence also received an Oscar nomination for Best Documentary. By Kimberly Gadette (doddleNEWS) Adi Rukun is an … [Read more...]

Doctor Who Qualifies for Emmy Consideration this Year

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) We can't go a week without new Who news, can we? The British Sci-Fi series Doctor Who, could actually have a shot at winning a few Emmys this year. … [Read more...]

TV Review: Game of Thrones – Ep. 9: The Battle of the Bastards


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Anyone who watches Game of Thrones knows that episode nine is the one to look out for. From Ned's beheading to the seige of "King's Landing" to the "Red Wedding" to the "Battle of Castle Black" to the attempted assassination of Dany — the penultimate episode is … [Read more...]

First Look At American Gods TV Adaptation

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Even though Hannibal was cancelled, showrunner and creator Bryan Fuller doesn't seem to be out of work at all. Not only is he running the writers room for CBS All Access' upcoming Star Trek series set to debut in January 2017, but he's also the showrunner for … [Read more...]

Sling TV Offers Great Deal On Apple TV To Push Service


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Thanks to a new update of tvOS, Apple TV users will be able to subscribe to Sling TV's live streaming service. And to get the word out, they're offering Apple's latest 'hockey puck' for only $89 (normally $149) when you subscribe. … [Read more...]

Comic-Con 2016: Panel Schedule Shaping Up

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) With just five weeks until San Diego Comic-Con, the annual pop culture fest's panel schedule is starting to take shape. With talks on everything from TV shows to movies, to video games and... oh yeah, comics. The 4 1/2 day celebration of all things geeky has something … [Read more...]

Scarlet Comic Book Coming To Cinemax


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There's another Marvel series on the horizon, but this time it isn't coming to Netflix or ABC — and possibly for good reason. Brian Michael Bendis, who created Marvel's Alias (which the current Netflix series Jessica Jones is based on), now has another one of … [Read more...]

TV Review: Game of Thrones – Ep. 8: No One


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I've highly praised the current season of Game of Thrones right up until pretty recently. It began this year firing on all cylinders like a high-octane machine barrelling towards a series climax. Yet, the past two episodes eased off the accelerator, and this … [Read more...]

Mallrats 2 To Be 10 Episode TV Series


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Mallrats was Kevin Smith's follow-up to his debut indie darling Clerks in 1995, but failed at the box office. Since then, it has developed a cult following with enough fans that Smith was able to get a sequel up and running. The film was titled MallBrats, and … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction To Netflix’s Stranger Things Trailer


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There's something about the Amblin films from the 80s. Steven Spielberg defined a genre with Close Encounters of the Third Kind, E.T., and Poltergeist that has never really been duplicated — and it's not from lack of trying. JJ Abrams tried his hand at it with … [Read more...]

Walking Dead’s Norman Reedus Wants To Be Marvel’s Ghost Rider


Daryl Dixon as Ghost Rider? Norman Reedus wants to make it so! By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Marvel Studios has done an incredible job bringing the second-tier characters that form the Avengers to the big screen and making them household names. Even more incredibly, the studio has been able … [Read more...]

CBS Star Trek TV Series Hires More Veteran Trek Writers


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) We had to wait four years between JJ Abrams' Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness, and then a further three years between that and Star Trek Beyond, which will premiere in just over a month. But the next time we see a Starfleet crew will be just six months after … [Read more...]

TV Review: Game of Thrones – Ep. 7: The Broken Man

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The first half of season six of Game of Thrones pushed the plot forward, but has now entered into the calm before the storm territory. In 'The Broken Man,' the pieces are finally moving into position for the final season(s), and I don't expect many major deaths to … [Read more...]

TV Review: Game of Thrones – Ep. 6: Blood of My Blood


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The previous five episodes of Game of Thrones have been full pedal to the metal, but "Blood of My Blood" eases up a bit on the gas to take stock of where everyone is. That's not to say that nothing happens in this episode, on the contrary a lot goes on, but we all … [Read more...]

Set Photos From Marvel’s Luke Cage


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Marvel currently has the biggest grossing film of the year with Captain America: Civil War crossing the global one billion dollar mark. But the studio isn't just finding success with its big screen live action films but on the small screen with their Netflix series … [Read more...]

Detecting 3 Brilliant Crime/Drama Streaming Series From The UK

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What does a) The Sixth Sense, b) The X-Files and c) Downton Abbey all have to do with the triad of cable crime/drama series described below? By Kimberly Gadette (doddleNEWS) Not to keep any viewers in unnecessary suspense, the answers to the above are: a) the hero "sees dead people" in River; … [Read more...]