Vincent Laforet Forsees The End Of Still Cameras

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) It's no secret that with his short film Reverie, Vincent Laforet was largely responsible for giving birth to the DSLR revolution. A few years later, he did it again with 3-axis gimbal stabilizers, proudly proclaiming the device as a "game changer." Now the bleeding … [Read more...]

Third Arrow and Flash Spinoff TV Show Announced

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) This really doesn't come as a surprise but The CW will be spinning off a new show in the Arrow/Flash universe. What does come as a surprise is it won't center on just a single character but rather a team filled with characters from both shows. Deadline reports … [Read more...]

Harrison Ford Will Star In Blade Runner 2, Director Announced

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There are too many remakes, reboots, and sequels coming out based on science-fiction properties I loved as a child. Everything from Jurassic Park to Star Wars, to even 2001: A Space Odyssey. One of the crown jewels has always been Blade Runner, and there's been … [Read more...]

Star Trek’s Leonard Nimoy Dies at 83

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Actor-Director helmed some of the best Trek Films By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) There's a great scene at the end of Star Trek 2: The Wrath of Kahn, after Spock valiantly sacrificed himself to save the crew he loves. It is filled with sadness, solace, a stirring rendition of "Amazing Grace" on … [Read more...]

Sony Announces Full 4K Update For FS7

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) The promised 4K recording update has finally arrived for the Sony FS7. Firmware update 2.0 for the Sony PXW-FS7 and the XDCA-FS7 extension will be a free update and will be released in March 2015. … [Read more...]

Movie Review: Focus

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Focus stars Will Smith and Margo Robbie By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I love a good caper film, and it's a shame that not that many get made. I think part of the problem is that, in some ways, they're far more difficult to make than a big-budget CGI extravaganza. The trick to a good con … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – Big Birdman

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) With the Oscars and accolades for Michael Keaton and Alejandro González Iñárritu's Birdman, it was only a matter of time before there were spoofs. And the best one I've seen so far is from Sesame Street called Big Birdman. Enjoy your weekend! … [Read more...]

Wipster Offers Cloud-Based Collaboration For Filmmakers and Editors

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Adobe Anywhere is a premiere collaboration tool that harnesses the power of the Cloud to enable production teams to work together from all over the world. But it's by no means the only option (such as AVID and Sony). There's a new sheriff in the town, and it's called … [Read more...]

VOD Movie Review: Citizenfour

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Did the NSA have foreknowledge that Citizenfour was going to win the Oscar for Best Documentary? Um, probably ... By Kimberly Gadette (doddleNEWS) Edward Snowden's whistleblowing actions about the mass indiscriminate and illegal invasions of privacy undertaken by the National Security Agency … [Read more...]

FCC Approves Net Neutrality Rules Over Strong Objections

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) In a strictly party line, 3-2 vote, the five member commission that governs the FCC, approved Chairman Tom Wheeler's proposed Net Neutrality rules to govern the Internet. The vote was celebrated by those who wish to see the Internet remain an open and free portal, but … [Read more...]

Sam Mendes Talks SPECTRE, Plus New James Bond Images Released

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Warner Bros. has released a new behind-the-scenes video from the next James Bond film, SPECTRE, featuring Daniel Craig, along with cast members Ralph Fiennes, Naomie Harris, and Ben Whishaw. In it, director Sam Mendes talks about why he decided to take the film … [Read more...]

Trailer: Brian Wilson Biopic ‘Love & Mercy’

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The tumultuous life of tortured musical genius Brian Wilson is explored in a new biopic Love and Mercy. Little Miss Sunshine actor Paul Dano portrays the Beach Boys songwriter in his younger years - while John Cusack plays the older, reclusive Wilson. And judging … [Read more...]

Creed Teases Rocky Balboa’s Own Battle

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Sylvester Stallone's Rocky series came to a satisfying end with Rocky Balboa (2006), which itself came to be after the disappointing Rocky V failed to impress in 1990. Stallone wanted to give the series a satisfying conclusion, which he believed the 5th film … [Read more...]

How Much Control Does Marvel Have With Sony’s Spider-Man?

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) We're still at least a year away from seeing Marvel Studios' take on Spider-Man for the big screen (if the rumor that he's part of Captain America: Civil War is true), after making a monumental deal with Sony, but some information is leaking out in a few … [Read more...]

He’ll Be Back: Schwarzenegger Up For Terminator: Genisys Sequel

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) For a good long while now we've known that Terminator: Genisys would be the first part in a new trilogy for Paramount Pictures, and that Arnold Schwarzenegger would be reprising his role as the titular Terminator. The question remained whether this would be his … [Read more...]

Neill Blomkamp’s Alien Sequel To Ignore Alien 3, Alien: Resurrection

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Some days I wonder if I'm going to wake up from a fantastic dream: Spider-Man is coming to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and Neill Blomkamp is directing an Aliens sequel. In a previous article about this project, I pointed out that in order for Blomkamp's … [Read more...]

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