Amazon Gives The Tick A 10-Episode Season After Successful Pilot

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The latest live-action version of The Tick has been picked up for an entire season by Amazon – following the successful pilot. Available on the company's Prime streaming service, the pilot episode was viewed more than 15,000 times, leading to a full 10 episode … [Read more...]

Kevin Smith’s Buckaroo Banzai Reboot May Be in Jeopardy Due to Rights Issues

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) This story reminds me of the old Banzai saying "No matter where you go, there you are," and it could mean that us Blue Blazer Regulars may be in for a huge disappointment. Kevin Smith's reboot of Buckaroo Banzai for Amazon Prime is running into rights issues, and … [Read more...]

TiVo’s BOLT Replaces Your Cable Box, Saves You Money

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Everyone knows that the cost of cable is getting outrageous. But while that's leading many to cut the cable, others just pay the price because cutting the cable is just too complicated. What if I told you a good portion of that monthly fee you pay for entertainment is … [Read more...]

New Photo and Release Date for Marvel’s Iron Fist

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Just after the end of the Daredevil season two finale, fans were treated to a sneak peek and release date announcement for Marvel's Luke Cage. After binge watching Luke Cage over the past weekend, I was a bit let down that there was nothing like that waiting for me … [Read more...]

Marvel’s Punisher Begins Filming For Netflix

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I've never been the biggest fan of The Punisher on the big screen. They've never really explored the character properly, and tended to make b-movie schlock rather than dive into the psychology of the character. When the rights to the Punisher returned to … [Read more...]

Sherlock Season 4 Could Be Its Last: Benedict Cumberbatch

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman are busy stars in their own right, but it was Sherlock which really put them on the map for a worldwide audience. From there Freeman went on to star in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit trilogy, while Cumberbatch starred in Star … [Read more...]

Streaming Review: Marvel’s Luke Cage

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The Marvel series on Netflix have been some of the most impressive superhero television series ever committed to the small screen. Daredevil season 1 and season 2 kicked off the universe on the streaming network, followed by the equally as entertaining Jessica … [Read more...]

Doctor Who To Get Super For The Holidays

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Ask any Whovian what would happen if a super hero came into the Doctor Who universe, and they'd simply say there's already been twelve of them in the Doctor himself. But this Christmas, the Doctor is going to have a super hero in the TARDIS for his latest yuletide … [Read more...]

Nerdist and Geek & Sundry Reveal Alpha Pay Streaming Service

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) With YouTube forcing channels to sign onto their draconian revenue sharing scheme or face delisting, removing monetization due to false copyright claims, and squeezing out brand-sponsored videos for channels to make a little extra coin, there's a new trend brewing … [Read more...]

TV Review: Ash Vs. Evil Dead – Season 2, Ep 1: “Home”

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Evil Dead is one of my favorite cult film series of all time, so I'm ecstatic that it's being continued on television on Starz, who the show be as crude and bloody as it needs to be. Season one of Ash Vs. Evil Dead was fantastic, and the wait for season two has … [Read more...]

Here’s What To Expect From Stranger Things Season Two

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Stranger Things went under my radar when it was being produced, but instantly became the series I was looking forward to most when the first trailer hit. It is pretty much considered the sleeper hit of the 2016 summer season, and delivered a show that was not only … [Read more...]

Roku Announces New Streaming Devices

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Calling it the "the biggest launch in Roku history," the streaming hardware giant announced five new streaming media players to give cord cutters of every budget the ability to stream their favorite TV shows and movies, and they're planning on going for streaming … [Read more...]

Doctor Who To Join Class Spinoff Premiere

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Yuletide specials aside, it's common knowledge that we won't get the next series of Doctor Who until the Spring of 2017. But that doesn't mean we won't get to see the Doctor before hand. That's because the BBC has announced that Peter Capaldi will return to New York … [Read more...]

Dave Filoni No Longer Supervising Director On Star Wars Rebels

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the things that really caught me by surprise was that Star Wars: The Clone Wars somehow improved the prequel films. I didn't like the characterization of Anakin Skywalker in the films, but the cartoon really brought out the nuance in the character, and you … [Read 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. … [Read 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 … [Read more...]