London Film Festival Movie Review: Serena

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) One of the biggest disappointments of the BFI London Film Festival was Serena, starring Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper. The Susanne Bier-directed drama sat on the shelf for two years, and now we know why. Firstly, this is not a bad film, in fact the first … [Read more...]

Jena Malone Cast In Secret Role In Batman V Superman, Is It Female Robin?

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Jena Malone could be playing Batman's daring sidekick. By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) As filming continues with one of the most anticipated (but horribly named) films of 2016, we've gotten a slew of new rumors about what we can expect from Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice. These are some … [Read more...]

Paul Schrader Attacks ‘Dying Of The Light’ Producers On Facebook

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Director Paul Schrader and star Nicolas Cage have launched a protest against the producers of their latest film, Dying of the Light. Producing duo Todd Williams and Gary Hirsch have taken post-production duties away from the Taxi Driver writer after they were not … [Read more...]

Scarlett Johansson Offered the Lead in Ghost in the Shell

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Hollywood's obsession with reboots and remakes of Japanese films continues with Ghost in the Shell. Based on the anime and manga of the same name, the story is set in the future, and revolves around a counter-cyberterrorist law enforcement organization called … [Read more...]

Brad Pitt’s ‘Fury’ all the rage at U.S., Canada box office

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By Lisa Richwine and Chris Michaud (Reuters) Brad Pitt's gritty World War Two drama "Fury" conquered all box office foes over the weekend, ringing up $23.5 million in ticket sales at theaters in the United States and Canada. "Fury" kicked two-time box office leader "Gone Girl" to second place. … [Read more...]

Tom Hardy In Consideration For X-Men: Apocalypse?

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There's been a flurry of news around casting superheroes. Several names have come up for DC Comics' Suicide Squad, Marvel's Doctor Strange, and now we add X-Men: Apocalypse to that list. One name that has popped up on all three of these shortlists is Tom Hardy who … [Read more...]

George Romero’s Son Crowdfunding Night of the Living Dead Prequel

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Original Zombie Epic to Get Origin Story By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) When your the son of a noted creative force, it makes sense if you decide to follow in your father's footsteps. And in the world of the Internet and crowdfunding, you can leverage your father's legacy and raise a ton of … [Read more...]

HBO, CBS Announce Streaming Services For Cable Cutters

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) In what may be the quintessential tipping point in the great cable cutting migration, both HBO and CBS have announced this week all access streaming service to their programming without the need of a companion cable or satellite subscription. … [Read more...]

Guillermo del Toro Planning for Pacific Rim 2 and Pacific Rim 3

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) We here at doddleNEWS love us some kaiju, and especially love Guillermo del Toro's giant monster movie Pacific Rim. While the film was a modest box office success, word on a sequel wasn't quickly coming from the folks over at Legendary Pictures, prompting some to … [Read more...]

Shawn Levy Tapped to Develop Minecraft for Warner Bros.

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The Night at the Museum helmer will tackle the immensely popular Minecraft By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) It feels like Warner Bros. woke up at the beginning of this week, and decided that they're going to be the preeminent studio for science-fiction and fantasy for the final half of this … [Read more...]

London Film Festival Movie Review: Foxcatcher

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Another day at the BFI London Film Festival, and yet another potential award's contender, this time in the form of Bennett Miller's Foxcatcher. Based on a true story, the film centres on an Olympic gold medal winning wrestler, Mark Schultz, played by Channing Tatum … [Read more...]

When Will Green Lantern Be Introduced?

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Kicking off in 2016, Warner Bros. is going into overdrive with its release of DC Comics films, with at least 10 movies coming out between then and 2020. Some of the films were expected (Wonder Woman), while others were a surprise (Suicide Squad), one of those is … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – Lost Star Wars Scene

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) I always knew there must've been some missing scenes from the original Star Wars, and now we have proof, thanks to filmmaker Dustin McLean. Finally, the Lost Star Wars Scene! Have a great weekend! … [Read more...]

Elizabeth Peña, 1959-2014

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By Brock Cooper (doddleNEWS) The stars above the Hollywood hills are a bit dimmer with the loss of actress Elizabeth Peña at the age of 55. Peña may recently have been most known for her work on “Modern Family” as the mother of Sofia Vergara’s character, Gloria, but her work spans back … [Read more...]

Ryan Gosling, Tom Hardy, and Will Smith Approached For Suicide Squad

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) With Warner Brothers' massive update of DC film plans yesterday, we finally got the release date for David Ayer's Suicide Squad, and it was sooner than anyone expected. Now that we know when, the question becomes who will star in the film and there are some big … [Read more...]

Friends will ‘be there for you’ in Netflix streaming deal

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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) "Friends" may have wrapped up ten years ago, but Ross, Chandler, Monica, Rachel, Phoebe and Joey will appear on Netflix beginning in January, Warner Bros. TV and the online Internet-streaming service said. All 236 episodes of the popular NBC 10-season series, one of the … [Read more...]

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