Trailer: Macbeth, Starring Michael Fassbender & Marion Cotillard

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The U.S. trailer for Macbeth starring Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard as the ultimate power couple has arrived online. Directed by Justin Kurzel (The Snowtown Murders), the movie is a moody adaptation of Shakespeare famous 'Scottish play' centering on a … [Read more...]

Rumor: Apple Looking To Get Into Original Programming

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Brace yourselves. With about a week to go until Apple's September 9th iPhone event, there's a juicy new rumor about the Apple TV, and how Cupertino may be getting into original programming as the linchpin of their rumored 25-channel streaming service. The news gives … [Read more...]

Writer Reveals Story Behind Robert Zemeckis’ WW2 Film Starring Brad Pitt

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The story behind screenwriter Steven Knight's new film, an untitled World War 2 romantic thriller, is so extraordinary, it could be a movie itself. The Locke filmmaker was 21-years-old and working as a dishwasher in Texas, when his girlfriend told him a supposedly … [Read more...]

Former Doctor Who Producer, David Tennant Adapting Shakespearean Comedy

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Last month, we speculated that the 10th season of the modern Doctor Who, starring Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman, would be shortened in 2016 due to showrunner Steven Moffat going back to 221B Baker Street for another season of Sherlock. While that may be a … [Read more...]

Wes Craven’s Top 5 Influential Films Of His Career

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Cinema took a massive blow with Wes Craven passing away over the weekend. The master of horror films has left an iconic 40 year body of work, many of which became influential on the generations that followed. He helped redefine the genre of horror, and used it … [Read more...]

Watch: Ash Vs. Evil Dead Behind-The-Scenes Video

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Every time Starz releases a new bit of footage from the upcoming Ash Vs. Evil Dead series, I get extremely giddy! This is a series that is as old as I am and is the yardstick by which I measure the entire comedy/horror genre. Ash Vs. Evil Dead picks up where … [Read more...]

Is Man Of Steel 2 On “Permanent Hold” At Warner Bros?

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I'll give Warner Bros. credit for taking the time between Man of Steel and Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice to try and really figure out what they're going to do with their shared universe. Whether they're successful or not is another story, but right now, … [Read more...]

Horror Icon Wes Craven Passes Away At 76

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) A titan of the horror genre has passed away, as Wes Craven succumbed to brain cancer at the age of 76. He was a legend of the genre, having spearheaded both the Nightmare on Elm Street and Scream franchises. There are few directors who can be called masters of … [Read more...]

Matt Damon Says Bourne 5 Set In “Post-Snowden World”

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Matt Damon has revealed the fifth Jason Bourne movie is influenced by the Edward Snowden case and the global economic downturn. The Good Will Hunting star infamously turned down the chance to appear in the fourth film, after publicly falling out with writer and … [Read more...]

First Look At Michael Fassbender In Assassin’s Creed

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Video games are a rich source for film adaptations even though they generally don't work out well on the big screen. One of the games that has been slowly making the transition to live action is Ubisoft's popular Assassin's Creed. The film has gone through starts … [Read more...]

Galaxy Quest Television Series Being Developed For Amazon Prime

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I grew up on Star Trek, so when Galaxy Quest premiered in 1999, I thought it was one of the funniest films ever. I was lucky enough to catch an early screening of it, with a theater full of what I assumed were Star Trek fans, who had a riot of a time. It has been … [Read more...]

New 15-Second Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer Shows New Footage!

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Every day that goes by brings us closer to the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and I still have a hard time believing it is happening, no matter how much footage I've watched. Speaking of which, the official Instagram account has posted a 15 -econd teaser for … [Read more...]

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies – Extended Edition Is Rated R; Will Premiere In Theaters

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Every year, I try to rewatch all three Lord of the Rings - Extended Edition films back-to-back. It's about an 11-plus hour event, but I've always thought the longer versions were superior to the theatrical release. For the prequel follow-up trilogy of The Hobbit, … [Read more...]

Jennifer Lawrence Writing Screenplay With Trainwreck’s Amy Schumer

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Oscar winning actress Jennifer Lawrence is writing a screenplay with cinema's newest comedy queen, Amy Schumer. The Silver Linings Playbook star was promoting The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 when she spilled the beans to The New York Times. She said: “I … [Read more...]

Movie Review: 7 Chinese Brothers

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The title is definitely quirky. But will this quirk ... work? By Kimberly Gadette (doddleNEWS) Per the press notes on 7 Chinese Brothers, writer/director Bob Byington stated that Olympia Dukakis "felt the part wasn't big enough for her." Oh my. Why she ever accepted the role in this … [Read more...]

Movie Review: Jurassic World

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Update: Jurassic World is back in IMAX theaters this weekend! By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Going into Jurassic World, you only need to know one thing, it's not as good as the original. But no sequel to Jurassic Park could ever be as good, because it was such a cinematic revelation at the … [Read more...]

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