Trailer for The New Mutants Hints at Horrific New Direction

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Let's face it, were it not for Deadpool and Logan breathing new life into Fox's X-Men franchise, the mutant blockbusters should've been shelved for a while (see: X-Men: Apocalypse). But thinking outside the box is where this franchise has hope, and Fox's The New … [Read more...]

James Cameron says Avatar Sequels In ‘Full-Tilt Production’ and Wonder Woman was a Step Backward

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) It's been a while since we heard about Avatar 2, so it was just a matter of time before someone asked James Cameron about it. Fortunately, with the 3D re-release of Terminator 2: Judgement Day around the corner, reporters had a chance to ask the director about the … [Read more...]

Ridley Scott Teases Ripley’s Return For Alien Prequels

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Alien: Covenant ended up not being the hit that it was supposed to be. Considering that Prometheus made $403 million at the box office, and forced director Ridley Scott to rethink the sequel, you would expect that the studio and filmmaker would hope that Covenant … [Read more...]

X-Men: Dark Phoenix – Kinberg to Direct, Singer Responds, Cast Revealed

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) X-Men: Apocalypse was a bit of a let down after the stunning achievement that was X-Men: Days of Future Past. But if you thought they were going to stop there, you are mistaken. For a while now, we've known that Fox has been working on a project that was first … [Read more...]

James Cameron Isn’t Worried about the 11 Year Gap Between Avatar and Avatar 2

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The sequels to Avatar have been so long in the making, it's hard to believe they'll ever see the light of day. What started off as two sequels to make an Avatar trilogy was then expanded to three movies, and then finally four. That development process, along … [Read more...]

Ridley Scott Talks Sequel To Alien: Covenant, Prometheus, and Alien 5

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Alien: Covenant is just around the corner, but like any good franchise, we're already wondering about the next installment. Ridley Scott has already previously told Fandango that not only is there one more sequel in the works, but a further four films waiting … [Read more...]

Ridley Scott: Neill Blomkamp’s Alien 5 Is Unlikely

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) After Neill Blomkamp revealed some Alien artwork he had commissioned during the post-production process of CHAPPiE for a possible Alien 5, fans became excited for a continuation of the property along with the current prequels. While Blomkamp said it was his own … [Read more...]

Marvel President Kevin Feige On Studios Poaching Talent

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Marvel Studios has had one major hit after another, with nary a single box office misstep. They've given actors and directors a chance to become household names, and have even helped rehabilitate some careers, such as Robert Downey Jr. With everything that's … [Read more...]

Robert Rodriguez To Direct Escape From New York Remake

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Fox has turned to the tried-and-trusted talents of the 'one man film crew' Robert Rodriguez to direct the remake of John Carpenter's cult classic Escape From New York. Development of the project stretches back 10 years, but has gained serious traction after 20th … [Read more...]

Deadpool 2 Eyeing Michael Shannon for Cable

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The big question on every fan's mind ever since Deadpool premiered last year has been, "Just who will be playing Cable?" The character was announced during the post credit scene in the film to be part of the sequel, in a sequence that spoofed the post-credits … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction to the Alien: Covenant Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Alien and Aliens are two of the very best examples of science fiction horror. Alien 3 and Alien: Resurrection were either pale imitators, or screwed up due to studio interference. The Alien vs. Predator series pretty much took two beloved franchises and dragged … [Read more...]

Fox Releases Alien: Covenant Prologue Called Last Supper

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The Alien franchise goes back almost 40 years and in that time only one great sequel was ever produced. Alien 3 was a studio mess, Alien: Resurrection was just just strange, and Prometheus saw Ridley Scott return to spearhead a prequel. The prequel was uneven at … [Read more...]

Avatar Sequels Finally Begin Shooting In August

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) It's hard to believe that Avatar premiered in theaters way back in December 2009. After seven years, not only have none of the sequels been released, but they still haven't shot a single frame of it yet. That should all change this upcoming August. While … [Read more...]

Alien 5 Probably Not Happening

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the most exciting things to happen online recenlty was the artwork director Neil Blomkamp released for a proposed Alien 5 via his Instagram back in early 2015. The District 9 director had it commissioned for an idea that would ignore Alien 3 and Alien: … [Read more...]

Here’s Why Logan is Set in 2029

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The upcoming final appearance of Hugh Jackman as Wolverine will be in Logan. We see an older Wolverine and Professor X as they team up with a young girl who turns out to be X-23 with similar retractable claws. Up to this point, Logan was rumored to take place … [Read more...]

Channing Tatum Is Still Playing Gambit: Producer

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Gambit is stuck in limbo By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Let's get this out of the way: The only studio that knows exactly what to do with their superhero films is Marvel Studios. Film after film have been critical and commercial successes, to the point where it's hard to figure out why other … [Read more...]