About Heath McKnight

Editor and Web Content Manager at doddleNEWS; I've been a writer for over 10 years, and a producer/director/editor in film and video for over 16 years. I've written for TopTenREVIEWS, Digital Media Net, Videomaker and other sites and magazines.

Friday’s Funny: The Silence of the Lambs, The Romantic Comedy

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) I love trailer recuts! Back in the mid-2000s, 'neochosen' recut The Shining trailer into a fun family film, with all the movie trailer cliches from the 80s and 90s. And now, our friends at CineFix have recut The Silence of the Lambs trailer into a romantic comedy. … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny: How Logan Should Have Ended

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Logan is the last time Hugh Jackman will play Wolverine on film (unless something changes), and the film was very well received by critics and fans. So it's only fitting our friends at HISHE would take a crack with How Logan Should Have Ended, which is this week's … [Read more...]

Boris Continuum Particles Unit v10 On Sale For $99

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Boris FX and our friends at MacVideo Promo have slashed the price on Boris Continuum Particles Unit v10 from $299 down to $99. With it, you can create fire, explosions, rain, snow, fog and more, all completely realistic, with an OpenGL-accelerated particle … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny: Honest Trailers – The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) With The Fate of the Furious opening in a week, it's only appropriate Friday's Funny Feature is 'Honest Trailers - The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift.' Have a great weekend! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CvFN2_6IkyI … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny – How Beauty and the Beast Should Have Ended

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) With Disney's live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast still dominating, I present to you, "How Beauty and the Beast Should Have Ended" (1991) from our friends at HISHE. It's a perfect Friday Funny Feature; have a great … [Read more...]

Panasonic GH5 Livestream Event

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) B&H is doing a special livestream event for the Panasonic GH5, which is happening now. Check it out: … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny: Vertical Video Syndrome

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Ah, the iPhone... so many videos and movies are now being shot vertically instead of horizontally, because it's just easier to hold your Apple mobile device that way. I've done it, my friends have done it, many of us love to just shoot our videos vertically. This … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny: Budget St. Paddy’s Day Tips

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) It's Friday and it's St. Patrick's Day!! For Friday's Funny this week, I feel it's appropriate to share Bill Tull's Budget St. Paddy's Day Tips from Team Coco. Have fun, be safe and call a cab or Uber! Have a great … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny – How Rogue One Should Have Ended

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Rogue One was a lot of fun, and a big hit for Lucasfilm and Disney. But of course, being that it's Friday and we have a Funny Feature for you, we present to you, How Rogue One Should Have Ended. Have a great weekend! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RjR71XpAu0I … [Read more...]

The Oscars 2017 Winners: Moonlight and La La Land

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Despite an embarrassing blunder of who won Best Oscar (Moonlight, not La La Land), the 89th Oscars show is in the books, and we have the full list of winners below. The winners aren't too much of a surprise, though Oscar voters split the Best Director and Best … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny: Dog Wick

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) The consensus is John Wick: Chapter 2 is as good or better than the first, which our own Danny F. Santos loved, and it's turning into a box office hit. So naturally, our friends at RocketJump have made the hilarious Dog Wick. John Wick's dog seeks revenge! Have a … [Read more...]

The Predator Starts Filming Soon, Not A Sequel

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Logan co-star Boyd Holbrook, who has been cast as the lead in Shane Black's The Predator after Benicio Del Toro dropped out due to his schedule, recently revealed the film starts shooting next week. Holbrook explained to Comic Book a short while ago that it … [Read more...]

Team Thor Part 2: Thor and His Roommate Darryl Return

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Marvel Studios is firing on all cylinders, with three movies opening this year alone (Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Spider-Man: Homecoming [with Sony] and Thor: Ragnarok), and production has started on both Avengers: Infinity War (2018) and Avengers 4 … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny: How Doctor Strange Should Have Ended

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Doctor Strange is the newest Marvel character to jump to the big screen, and opened back in early November to good reviews and box office, and helped cement Benedict Cumberbatch as a major star. Even if the movie followed a familiar Marvel origin story (seen in Iron … [Read more...]

Writer To Take The Flash Script In New Direction

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) To say The Flash movie is a troubled production is an understatement. Last November, Dope director Rick Famuyiwa walked away over creative differences. And before that, Seth Grahame-Smith (Pride and Prejudice and Zombies screenwriter) exited the film in May … [Read more...]

2017 Oscar Nominations Revealed, La La Land Leads With 14 Noms

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) The 2017 Oscar Nominations were announced earlier this morning, and La La Land (with Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone) leads with 14 Nominations (and swept the Golden Globes), tying Titanic and All About Eve for most nominations ever. One surprise is Arrival for Best … [Read more...]