Forget 4K, Quantel Is Working In 8K 60p

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) With the RED EPIC DRAGON and the ARRI ALEXA 65, filmmakers can now live in the world beyond 4K, while viewers are barely in that world themselves. It's crazy. Especially since companies like NHK are now developing 8K cameras and even broadcasting in limited markets of … [Read more...]

Streaming Movie Review: Ida

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By Kimberly Gadette (doddleNEWS) As Poland's official submission for the Academy Awards' Best Foreign Language Film (currently considered the frontrunner), Ida should be required viewing for all budding filmmakers. Rather than relying on any preceding work that had been driven by the written … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction: Jurassic World Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Yesterday we were teased with a teaser announcing that the first time the public would see the first official Jurassic World trailer would be on Thursday, during Thanksgiving football on NBC at 9 pm EST/6 pm PST. For whatever reason, Universal decided to nix … [Read more...]

Universal Picks Up Aaron Sorkin’s Steve Jobs Biopic, Michael Fassbender Set To Star

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Well, that was fast. Only a few days after Sony Pictures dropped the Aaron Sorkin-penned Steve Jobs biopic, another studio has rode in to pick the project up. It has been confirmed what was rumored when Sony put the project in turnaround: Universal was eyeing the … [Read more...]

Is Christopher Waltz Set To Play A Famous Bond Villain?

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Up front, we want to give a small spoiler warning. This is in case you'd like to be surprised when the next James Bond movie opens in 2015, from director Sam Mendes, returning as helmer of the Skyfall sequel. It is being reported that Christopher Waltz will … [Read more...]

Oscar Isaac To Play Title Character in X-Men: Apocalypse

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Maybe Tom Hardy isn't done playing DC Entertainment villains just yet, since he's been rumored to be sought for a role in Suicide Squad, and also X-Men: Apocalypse as the title character. However, Fox has announced who will be playing the villainous Apocalypse, … [Read more...]

NBC Cancels Constantine’s Additional Season 1 Episodes

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There a rule of thumb when it comes to comic books adapted to live action: Marvel excels in the movie department while DC Entertainment excels in the television medium. While that may be a rule of thumb, it's definitely not always the case as Constantine on NBC has … [Read more...]

Samuel L. Jackson Tweets Set Pictures From Set Of The Hateful Eight

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Following a tumultuous pre-production period, which included the project being shelved, then brought back into active development with a revised script, Quentin Tarantino's The Hateful Eight is about to start filming. Pulp Fiction star Samuel L. Jackson posted … [Read more...]

Updated: Michelle MacLaren Signs On To Direct Wonder Woman

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UPDATED: THR is reporting that Breaking Bad, Game of Thrones helmer Michelle MacLaren has signed on to direct Wonder Woman! By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The great comic book movie war is coming. On one side is Marvel, who have pumped out hit after hit after hit and on the other, with … [Read more...]

Netflix Picks Up Tina Fey Doomsday Comedy

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Sophomore season added after NBC Comedy failed to premiere on schedule By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Netflix continues its high profile strategy of giving under performing series a second life, which started with Arrested Development, has continued with the A&E procedural Longmire, and now … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction: The Trailer to the Trailer for Jurassic World

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) To anyone who has been paying attention, the details that have emerged from Jurassic World have made me a little nervous. There are elements of the plot that make me excited, and elements of it that make me extremely worried. And director Colin … [Read more...]

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer To Premiere This Friday In Select Theaters! [Updated]

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Updated: Along with Regal, AMC Theaters has now confirmed via this tweet that they're participating in the trailer roll out as well as Cinemark! Also, JJ Abrams has released a tweet as well giving us the official runtime of the trailer at 88 seconds. This corroborates the Reddit rumor of 100 … [Read more...]

Top 5 Benedict Cumberbatch Roles

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By Brock Cooper (doddleNEWS) Benedict Cumberbatch is one of the big up and coming stars, first in Britain and now in the United States. His upcoming movie The Imitation Game may boost him up to Oscar potential, but while he is known for a few plume roles (“KHHHAAAAAANNNN!!!!!!!"), he has … [Read more...]

Stephen King’s The Stand Will Be A Four-Film Series, Matthew McConaughey To Play Villain

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The big screen version of Stephen King's The Stand will now be made into four movies, rather than a single feature. It also appears Matthew McConaughey has officially signed to play the villain. Director Josh Boone (The Fault In Our Stars), while speaking on Kevin … [Read more...]

Is Steven Moffat Thinking of Leaving Doctor Who?

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Capaldi Digs In for the Long Term while Coleman hasn't re-signed By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Doctor Who showrunner Steven Moffat is seriously considering leaving the TARDIS, but he assures fans that it won't be any time soon. He also won't be leaving Sherlock, which he considers a labor of … [Read more...]

Paul Greengrass To Direct New Film Adaptation Of George Orwell’s 1984

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Paul Greengrass is set to adapt one of the greatest novels of all time to the big screen - George Orwell's 1984. This will be the third time the novel has been made into a feature film, with the last incarnation, released in 1984, starring John Hurt and Richard … [Read more...]

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