Jason Bourne Completes His Journey In New Film

Jason Bourne

By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) After The Bourne Ultimatum, it looked like Matt Damon was giving up the Bourne series for good. Of course in Hollywood, just because your star doesn't want to come back for the next one doesn't mean there won't be a next one, so The Bourne Legacy with Jeremy Renner … [Read more...]

Tangerine Director Shoots Another Film On iPhone


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) After shooting an award winning feature for Sundance last year, the director of Tangerine is back with another film shot on the iPhone. Is Apple's smartphone really becoming the go-to indie platform like John Lasseter predicts? … [Read more...]

TV Review: The X-Files Ep. 4, Home Again


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The X-Files revival had a bit of a rocky start with its first two episodes, but it's been a solid steady climb. "My Struggle" tried to cram in a two-hour premiere into 44 minutes of television forcing it to shed any character development while the second episode, … [Read more...]

Doctor Who’s Moffat Confirms 14 Episodes For His Final Season


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Steven Moffat is beginning his last season of Doctor Who on a good note. Not only did the showrunner receive an honor from the Queen, but the BBC is giving the him episodes to finish wrapping up the storylines he's laid out for Peter Capaldi's Twelfth Doctor. After … [Read more...]

The 2016 Directors Guild Awards Winners


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) We're nearing the end of the 2015/2016 awards season, with The Oscars just around the corner. The 68th annual Directors Guild Awards have come and gone, and the big winner is Alejandro González Iñárritu's The Revenant. Usually the winner of last year's DGA … [Read more...]

Interstellar Cinematographer Reunites With Nolan For Dunkirk

INTERSTELLAR-Christopher Nolan Hoyte van Hoytema

By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Christopher Nolan's last film, Interstellar, had issues that really bugged me. It was close to being an instant classic, but a few key mistakes ultimately created an unsatisfying film (check out our two articles on what it got right and wrong, from a science … [Read more...]

Doritos Dogs Wins Last Crash The Super Bowl Competition

Crash the Super Bowl winners 2016 dogs

By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) If we learned anything from the ten-year run of the Doritos: Crash the Super Bowl Contest, commercials that include kids or animals can win you a million dollars. And the last year of the ground breaking Super Bowl ad campaign was no different, as the final … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction To The 2016 Super Bowl Movie Trailers


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Sports aren't really my thing. Even as an excuse to party, I've never done a Super Bowl night, but that doesn't mean I don't see any value in it from a non-sports fan perspective. Why? Because I'm a huge sucker for a good movie trailer. Many times the trailer is … [Read more...]

Paul Verhoeven Returns With Two Movies, Tricked and Elle


By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) One of the most beloved and controversial filmmakers of the last 30 years, Paul Verhoeven, is returning with two films in 2016. The first, Tricked, is the Robocop director's follow-up to his terrific World War II drama Black Book (2007), and is his most experimental … [Read more...]

Steven Soderbergh Will End ‘Retirement’ With Heist Movie

Steven Soderbergh

By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Oscar winner Steven Soderbergh is coming out of retirement to direct his first feature film in three years. Variety has reported that the Traffic filmmaker will helm heist movie, Lucky Logan, which will star frequent collaborator Channing Tatum (Haywire, Magic … [Read more...]

Game Of Thrones Creators Talk Disastrous Original Pilot


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the biggest shows ever is HBO's Game of Thrones, based on the A Song of Ice and Fire novels by author George RR Martin. Bringing the story to the small screen was tough, but David Benioff and D.B. Weiss somehow convinced Martin that they were the men for the … [Read more...]

New Captain America: Civil War Promo Art


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Captain America: Civil War is set to kick off Phase 3 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. We'll get a chance to see some new footage from the film this weekend during the Super Bowl trailer but if you're like me, patience isn't something that comes by … [Read more...]

Matt LeBlanc To Co-Host BBC’s Top Gear


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I'm not from Britain and I'm not a petrolhead. I call the boot of a car a trunk, and a bonnet is better known to me as the hood. But I'm a die-hard fan of BBC's Top Gear, and everything I know about cars I've learned from that show. So yes, I barely know … [Read more...]

Interview: Cam Winstanley, Author Of Noir Future Thriller B-spine

The cover to B-Spine (copyright Cam Winstanley; click for larger)

By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Cam Winstanley is the British author of B-spine, a crazy, futuristic and neo-noir thriller that is epic and definitely a dark tale of what the future could bring. The story is about is set in 2098, and is about 'the North American Union and biotechnology isn’t … [Read more...]

Movie Review: Hail, Caesar!


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) A Coen brothers film is a strange beast — they come in two flavors of either drama or comedy, but both still have an incredible amount of absurdity to them, and Hail, Caesar! is no different. In this case, Joel and Ethan Coen are definitely sticking to the comedy … [Read more...]

George Miller Talks About His Canceled Justice League: Mortal Film


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) George Miller is riding high after surpassing all expectations last year with Mad Max: Fury Road. The man is a master of directing action, and put all recent action films to shame with an exciting two-hour car chase film. That inevitably brought up the immediate … [Read more...]