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      Movie Review: Storks

      Just how well does this baby fly? By Kimberly Gadette (doddleNEWS) As Warner Bros.' first big budget animated feature since 2014's The Lego Movie, Storks delivers a nascent idea. Granted, 2016 has previously birthed some well-received originals such as Zootopia and The Secret Life of Pets; now, with Storks, it's refreshing to see that everything new isn't old again. The movie opens with a back story about how the preeminent, stork-ian … Read More>>

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      GoPro Reveals Karma Drone And It Was Worth The Wait

      By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) After a few delays, GoPro CEO Nick Woodman took to the stage in Squaw Valley today to announce the Karma Drone. He boldly declared that it's more than a UAV, it's a total GoPro experience, it proved just that. And if this drone performs as good as it looks, then the action camera company is going to have plenty of good karma on Wall Street. … Read More>>

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      HBO TV Review: Three Days of Terror: The Charlie Hebdo Attacks

      Since June 2014, ISIS has conducted or inspired more than 140 terrorist attacks in 29 countries outside of Iraq and Syria, killing at least 2,043 people and injuring thousands more. For France, the nightmare began with the Charlie Hebdo attack. By Kimberly Gadette (doddleNEWS) In filmmaker Dan Reed's documentary, Three Days of Terror: The Charlie Hebdo Attacks, a call to Paris's emergency services crackles with urgency: Chief Medic … Read More>>

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      Blackmagic Releases Public Beta 2 For URSA Mini Camera OS

      By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) With customer feedback during the free public beta, Blackmagic Design continues to refine the OS for the and URSA Mini Cinema Cameras. Not only are they busy ferreting out bugs, but they've added even more new features to make the camera much easier to use. … Read More>>

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Happy Birthday Luke Skywalker

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(Editor's note: This was one our most popular stories, and since it's Mark Hamill's birthday, we wanted to share it with you!) By Brock Cooper (doddleNEWS) Mark Hamill was only 25 when he swung his first light saber, and some would say that it was the highlight of his career. The Jedi turns … More>>

Chronos 1.4: Engineer Creates Budget High Speed Camera

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) High speed cameras... They're awesome. Some, like the Phantom Flex 4K, can record in ultra high definition at thousands of frames per second, but with a $140,000 price tag. As such, they are largely relegated to the rental market. But an engineer has created his own … More>>

GenArts Sapphire 10 Is Now Available

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Sapphire 10 from GenArts has just been made available to editors and VFX artists everywhere. Announced earlier this month the new software boasts collection of 260+ effects, transitions, and preset looks, as well as some new effects and improved features added to … More>>

The CW Opens Streaming Doors Wide Open For Cord Cutters

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) One of the things that has hampered cord cutters from streaming what they want when they want it, is that some channels require you to log into your cable or satellite subscription before you can watch their shows. But The CW is changing all that. … More>>

Jing Tian and Levi Meden Join Pacific Rim 2 Cast

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Chinese actress Jing Tian is going to be drift compatible with Pacific Rim 2 starring John Boyega, and has been cast in the film, along with Levi Meaden (Aftermath) as a cadet. The actress is known for roles in Chinese films such as New Police Story with Jackie … More>>

Movie Review: Storks

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Just how well does this baby fly? By Kimberly Gadette (doddleNEWS) As Warner Bros.' first big budget animated feature since 2014's The Lego Movie, Storks delivers a nascent idea. Granted, 2016 has previously birthed some well-received originals such as Zootopia and The Secret Life of Pets; … More>>

Movie Review: The Magnificent Seven

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Remakes are a staple of Hollywood and have been for years. So if it was popular in the past, executive thinking goes, might as well redo it. So here we are with a remake of The Magnificent Seven, which itself was a remake of the classic Akira Kurosawa film Seven … More>>

FujiFilm Announces GFX 50S With Giant 51MP Sensor

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Fujifilm has just made a huge splash at Photokina with the GFX 50S. This mirror-less camera features a monstrous sensor stuffed into a medium format compact body. The sensor measures 43.8x32.9mm, making it 1.7x bigger than your average 36x24mm full frame 35mm … More>>

Robo Goes Back to Kickstarter With New Line Of 3D Printers

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) 3D printers. They're going to change the world. I think that they will become one of those products where you won't remember what your life was like before they became mainstream. So when Robo went back to not only the drawing board, but to crowdfunding with their … More>>

Jared Leto To Play Andy Warhol In Biopic

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Suicide Squad star Jared Leto will play iconic artist Andy Warhol in a screen biopic written by the Wolf of Wall Street's Terence Winter. The Oscar winning actor will also produce alongside Hollywood heavyweight Michael De Luca who boasts a string of successful … More>>

Ghost in the Shell Unleashes Five Cryptic Teasers

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures have just released five, brief ten second teasers for the upcoming film Ghost in the Shell. Based on the manga created by Masamune Shirow, it was originally adapted into the classic anime of the same name by Mamoru Oshii … More>>

MAGIX Releases VEGAS Pro 14, Includes Boris FX Plugins

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Earlier this year in May, Sony made the surprising announcement that they sold their entire Creative Software suite of software to MAGIX. This included VEGAS Pro, Movie Studio, Sound Forge Pro, and Acid Pro product lines. The company promised that they would be … More>>

New Trailer: Allied Starring Brad Pitt and Marion Cotillard

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Following the abrupt end to Brad Pitt's high profile marriage, Paramount Pictures has debuted the latest preview for upcoming drama Allied featuring the actor opposite Oscar winner Marion Cotillard. Of course, the studio cannot be blamed for releasing the new 60 … More>>

New Trailers for Phantasm: Ravager and Phantasm: Remastered

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Phantasm is a classic science-fiction/horror film which influenced an entire generation of filmmakers, including J.J. Abrams. So what do you do when you have one of the most successful production companies in Hollywood called Bad Robot that worked on such huge … More>>

L.A. Confidential Director Curtis Hanson Has Died

L.A. Confidential: Director Curtis Hanson and Kim Basinger

By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The Oscar-winning screenwriter and director of the seminal L.A. Confidential Curtis Hanson has passed away at the age of 71. While authorities have confirmed he died of natural causes, it has been reported that the talented filmmaker was battling Alzheimer's disease … More>>

Photokina 2016: SanDisk Announces 1TB SD Card

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Every time a larger SD card comes out, I kinda laugh, because my very first computer back in the day had a 20 MB hard drive, and I would think "Man, I'll NEVER fill that up!" Now we have 1TB SD cards from SansDisk for our cameras? WOW. … More>>

Jessica Jones Will Still Be A Broken Character In Season 2: Showrunner

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Marvel has created not only a complex interconnected universe on the big screen, but they've managed the same feat on the small screen as well, via streaming service Netflix. They kicked it off with the first season of Daredevil in 2015, before following it up … More>>

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