JJ Abrams Officially Returns to Direct Star Wars: Episode IX

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Lucasfilm hasn't had a very good track record when it comes to directors since the company was bought by Disney. The first sign of trouble was when Josh Trank stepped down from directing an anthology film, which was then followed by issues plaguing Rogue One with … [Read more...]

Does Ben Affleck Want Out Of The Batman?


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The last time I wrote something about Ben Affleck, Batman, and the DC Extended Universe was five days ago. I started off with a preface, "one of these days I’ll write an article about only good things happening in the DCEU, but it is not this day." Sadly, it is … [Read more...]

Is Ben Affleck’s Batman Script Getting Tossed?


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of these days I'll write an article about only good things happening in the DCEU, but it is not this day. Recently, Ben Affleck stepped down as director of the first DCEU Batman solo film, simply titled The Batman. I thought it was a sound idea, because … [Read more...]

Ben Affleck Will Act As Executive Producer On Justice League

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Warner Bros. has promoted Ben Affleck to the role of executive producer on the upcoming Justice League movie. Alongside his role as Batman, the actor will assist director Zack Snyder (Batman V Superman, 300), and Argo writer Chris Terrio, after the divisive response … [Read more...]

Rumor: Ben Affleck Rewrote Parts of Batman V Superman On Set


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) With only a month to go before it premieres, Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment’s first superhero team-up film is still fighting a bit of an uphill battle online. The latest bit of news is that Batman himself, Ben Affleck, would rewrite parts of the screenplay for … [Read more...]

Batman & Green Lantern Film Rumors Surface

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) San Diego Comic-Con 2015 is just around the corner, which means rumors of superhero films are going to be rampant up until the show. With Marvel Studios being a no show, this may be Warner Bros' time to shine, and really knock the doors off of audiences … [Read more...]

Comic-Con: A New Image Of Ben Affleck As Batman, Plus Cape & Cowl!

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) As our Senior Writer James works his way around Comic-Con 2014, he sent me a couple of photos of Batman's new cape and cowl from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, as Zack Snyder tweets a new, full-color photo close-up of a grizzled Dark Knight (Ben … [Read more...]

Argo Writer Chris Terrio Joins Batman vs. Superman

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) It is fair to say that the production of Batman vs. Superman is moving faster than a speeding bullet. The blockbuster sequel was announced not long after Man of Steel had left a sizeable dent in the summer box-office. Indeed, director Zack Snyder has already started … [Read more...]