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: 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...]

JK Rowling: “No Truth” To Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Movie Trilogy Rumors

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Well, it was a fun rumor, and, how great it would be if it were true, but JK Rowling today shot down rumors that a Harry Potter and the Cursed Child movie trilogy is on the way. I know a lot of people are looking for reasons to be cheerful today, but there is NO … [Read more...]

Final Logan Trailer

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Fox just dropped the final Logan trailer, plus a red band version, this morning, and we get a good look at X-23 in full-on berzerker mode (and Wolverine, too). Take a look: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RH3OxVFvTeg Here's the red band trailer … [Read more...]

iPhone: The 10th Anniversary

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) The iPhone was first announced by the late, great Steve Jobs a decade ago, on January 9, 2007. Who would've thought just how revolutionary it would be, replacing not just one's phone, iPod and PDA, but also still and video cameras (point-and-shoot's are nearly a … [Read more...]

Honest Trailers: Suicide Squad

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Happy New Year! Well, Suicide Squad was a bit of a debacle for Warner Bros. and DC Comics. After a lot of hype, the movie was a bit of a dud, even if it did make a lot of money. In fact, our own Danny F. Santos put it on his list of the five worst movies of 2016. … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny – Elf: A Very Scary Christmas Trailer Recut

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Jon Favreau and Will Ferrell's Elf (2003) has become a beloved Christmas movie, and is an annual tradition for many people around the world. So it was only a matter of time before someone recut the trailer and turned Elf into a scary trailer recut (kind of the … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – Megadeth’s Holiday Album With Jenny Lewis

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) We ran this last year, but it's so funny, I decided it needed to come back. Famous thrash-metal band Megadeth have released a Holiday album, just in time for Christmas! And it features singer/actress Jenny Lewis. Merry Christmas and enjoy your weekend! … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny: Star Wars Edition

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS With Rogue One opening, for Friday's Funny Feature, I figured it would be appropriate to include some hilarious Star Wars videos, including an Honest Trailer for The Empire Strikes Back; an Alternate How It Should Have Ended for The Force Awakens; and IGN's The … [Read more...]