Tarantino’s Next Film Will Be About the Manson Family Murders

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) In some ways, Quentin Tarantino is one of the last great auteurs of the 70s — even though his first film, Reservoir Dogs, premiered in 1992. His films are so influenced by the 60s and 70s that they always feel somewhat out of sync with current movies. Which is … [Read more...]

World War Z 2 Still Without Director Despite Talks With David Fincher

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) After losing its director early last year, World War Z 2 is still hanging in limbo despite originally having a June 2017 release date. Last August, it was reported that Brad Pitt, who is producing the sequel under his Plan B Entertainment banner, had approached … [Read 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 … [Read more...]

First Trailer: Robert Zemeckis’ Allied With Brad Pitt & Marion Cotillard

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The trailer for Robert Zemeckis' World War II drama Allied has arrived and it shows the sweeping romantic epic fans were hoping for. Starring Brad Pitt alongside Oscar winner Marion Cotillard, the film centers on a British spy and a French Resistance fighter who … [Read more...]

First Look: Robert Zemeckis’ World War II Epic Allied

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) This is first official look at Robert Zemeckis' upcoming sweeping World War II epic Allied. Starring Brad Pitt alongside Oscar winning actress Marion Cotillard, the romantic drama is scheduled to hit screens in November ahead of a serious awards push. The first … [Read more...]

Terrence Malick’s IMAX Doc Voyage of Time Gets Fall Release

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Terrence Malick's IMAX documentary Voyage of Time is hitting the jumbo sized screens this fall. The Badlands director, whose latest film Knight of Cups is released in the UK this week following mixed reviews in the U.S., has been working on the picture for the past … [Read more...]

Filming: Robert Zemeckis’ WW 2 ‘Allied’ Starring Brad Pitt

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Robert Zemeckis' World War 2 drama Allied, starring Brad Pitt and Marion Cotillard, has started filming. Paramount Pictures has given the movie a November 23, 2016 release date, meaning it is poised for a big awards push. The story is a romantic thriller, which … [Read more...]

World War Z 2 Director Leaves Sequel

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Brad Pitt must be wondered whether his World War Z franchise is cursed - as the second movie has just lost its director Juan Antonio Bayona. The follow-up to the 2013 zombie blockbuster was due to start filming this year, ahead of a June 2017 release. However … [Read more...]

Movie Review: The Big Short

Left to right: Jeremy Strong plays Vinnie Daniel, Rafe Spall plays Danny Moses, Hamish Linklater plays Porter Collins, Steve Carell plays Mark Baum, Jeffry Griffin plays Chris and Ryan Gosling plays Jared Vennett in The Big Short from Paramount Pictures and Regency Enterprises

Is The Big Short dead on the money? By Kimberly Gadette (doddleNEWS) If we want to revisit the wholesale thievery perpetrated by Wall Street that led to the crash of 2008, at least The Big Short makes us laugh all the way to the bank. Um, if we only had a bank that we wanted to … [Read more...]

Writer Reveals Story Behind Robert Zemeckis’ WW2 Film Starring Brad Pitt

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The story behind screenwriter Steven Knight's new film, an untitled World War 2 romantic thriller, is so extraordinary, it could be a movie itself. The Locke filmmaker was 21-years-old and working as a dishwasher in Texas, when his girlfriend told him a supposedly … [Read more...]

Trailer: Angelina Jolie’s By The Sea, Co-Starring Brad Pitt

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Angelina Jolie has taken the bold step of casting her husband Brad Pitt in a movie about a couple on the verge of marital meltdown. The actress' new directorial effort By The Sea, which sees her star alongside Pitt, is a drama about a dysfunctional married couple who … [Read more...]

World War Z 2 Will Be Unleashed In June 2017

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Paramount Pictures has confirmed that World War Z 2 will hit screens in June 2017. The studio has assembled a strong team for the sequel, led by producer and star Brad Pitt, director Juan Antonio Bayona (The Orphanage) and writer Steven Knight (Eastern … [Read more...]

Book vs. Movie: Which One Wins? Part 1: The Movie

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By Kimberly Gadette (doddleNEWS) In looking at film adaptations of literary source material, the prevailing criticism is, "The movie was OK, but the book was so much better!" But in some cases -- as rare as a female director winning the Oscar -- the movie trumps the book. Following are five … [Read more...]

Jared Leto Opens Up About The Joker In Suicide Squad

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The Joker is one of, if not the most iconic super villain in any comic book, period. Something about the character always resonates with audiences, despite the fact that he has no super powers whatsoever, unlike, say, Clayface or Magneto. What The Joker has is … [Read more...]

Sony Pictures Hacked, At Least Five Films Leaked Online

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Over the past holiday week (we hope you are now stuffed with turkey and leftovers), Sony Pictures suffered a massive attack online. A hacker group called Guardians of Peace (#GOP) breached the company's corporate computers, leaving a message saying: Hacked by … [Read more...]

Ouija spells out win on U.S., Canada movie charts

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By Lisa Richwine and Chris Michaud (Reuters) "Ouija," a horror film inspired by the board said to contact the dead, haunted the top of movie charts in the United States and Canada, collecting $20 million (12.42 million pounds) in weekend ticket sales and knocking Brad Pitt's "Fury" out of first … [Read more...]