TV Review: Ash Vs. Evil Dead

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) After 22 years, fans of the Evil Dead series have finally been given the next chapter in the form of a television series. It's been two decades since we last saw Bruce Campbell wield his chainsaw hand and while Ash looks older, it feels like we've never left … [Read more...]

Jessica Jones May Feature Daredevil; Motion Poster Highlights Purple Man

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) We finally got a chance to watch the Jessica Jones full trailer last week and it looks brilliant. Like Marvel's film counterparts, Krysten Ritter's character Jessica Jones looks like it can fit into the world of Hell's Kitchen that Daredevil helped define, and … [Read more...]

Amazon Bans Sales Of Apple TV & ChromeCast

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Remember last year when Amazon suddenly de-listed several book publishers because they wouldn't sign a new deal? Well, they're at it again, this time with streaming video boxes, chiefly Google's ChromeCast, Android TV and the Apple TV . The online sales portal … [Read more...]

Game of Thrones Season 6 Battlefield Rumors [Massive Spoilers]

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Massive possible spoilers for Game of Thrones Season 6 ahead! Sorry for the vague post title but I have to be extra cautious about spoilers regarding Game of Thrones. I wasn't even sure to include the word "battlefield" in the title, because I was worried it was … [Read more...]

Ash Vs. Evil Dead Renewed For Second Season!

Ash Vs. Evil Dead

By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I'm desperately looking forward to Ash Vs. Evil Dead premiering this Halloween weekend. I've been waiting over two decades for the continuation of Sam Raimi's Evil Dead series, and it looks like the future of it is secure. Starz has officially greenlighted a second … [Read more...]

NBA Kicks Off New Season with Virtual Reality Broadcast

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) This time of year is crazy for professional sports. We have the World Series going on now, the NFL is in full swing, and the NHL hit the ice a few of weeks ago. But with the NBA, we have a cool new feature, as Turner Sports is bringing virtual reality to their … [Read more...]

Time Warner Cable Testing Live Streaming TV with Roku

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Time Warner Cable is starting to test the waters with live streaming television through a pilot program in New York City. Building off their existing relationship with Roku, TWC is creative a basic TV package that will be available to existing internet customers. … [Read more...]

Adele Becomes First Artist With Music Video Filmed In IMAX

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Ordinarily, the first word that comes to mind when I hear one of Adele's hit tunes is "smokey." Those cool, dulcet tones remind me of Shirley Bassey, and her music videos yield an even cooler vibe. But now we can add the term IMAX to Adele's musical resume, as she … [Read more...]

Sherlock Special Gets Premiere Date, Trailer & Theatrical Release

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The game is afoot! Ok, I know that was never uttered by Sherlock Holmes in the original literary serials, but I can't help say it. The hugely popular BBC program Sherlock reimagined the world famous 19th century detective for the modern day, and made bonafide … [Read more...]

Watch The First 4 Minutes Of Ash Vs. Evil Dead!

Ash Vs. Evil Dead

NSFW warning! By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) At this year's San Diego Comic-Con, the only thing that really blew me away was the trailer for Ash Vs. Evil Dead. A sequel series to one of my favorite trilogies of all time, The Evil Dead, the original creative team of Sam Raimi and Rob Tapert … [Read more...]

Yahoo Cancels Community As Original Shows Initiative Falters

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) After reviving NBC's cancelled comedy series Community, plus a few other original streaming series, Yahoo has announced a $42 million loss. That financial loss, could trigger the end of Yahoo's original programming initiative, and is causing the tech giant to … [Read more...]

YouTube Threatens to De-list Content Creators over Revenue Sharing Scheme

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) YouTube is playing hardball with content creators who are hesitant to sign on with their YouTube Red revenue sharing scheme. And they're so hard core, that they're threatening to delist any creator who doesn't play ball. That's not cricket. … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction To The Full Jessica Jones Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) We finally get more than just a few teases for the second Netflix/Marvel series Jessica Jones! It's been a slow process, and up to this point, we've seen more of the second season of Daredevil, which won't be coming out until next year, than we've seen of this … [Read more...]

A Look Back On Back To The Future Day!

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Wednesday October 21, 2015 was the day Doc Brown and Marty arrive in the future in Back to the Future: Part 2 (1989), and to celebrate, everyone got in on the action. Everyone. Not only were there merchandise tie-ins, like the Nike self-lacing shoes, but even … [Read more...]

Amazon Wants To Back Up Your Post-Production Workflow

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) The story of how the sequel to Toy Story was almost completely lost is somewhat of a legend. One by one, the backups were either corrupted or deleted, and if it weren't for a single producer, who had backed up the film's workflow onto a hard drive to work on at … [Read more...]

doddleTALKS TeECH: Scott Sorensen, Mythbusters & The Pocket Cinema Camera

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) When you work as the DP for the Mythbusters, you're going to have a few broken cameras. That's the subject of today's doddleTALKS Tech, as I interview Scott Sorensen, who got his dream job fresh out of film school, and thanks to a little Blackmagic, he's shooting some … [Read more...]