Is This The Plot For Jurassic World 2?

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Jurassic World turned out to be one of the best movies of 2015. Going in, I was nervous about the Indominus Rex, but it turned out to work very well in the context of the actual film. The other thing the film got right was how dangerous they made the … [Read more...]

Production Starts on Jurassic World 2 and More!

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By Danny F. Santos I really loved what they did with Jurassic World. It surpassed my expectations when it hit the big screen and did well despite my misgivings about some of the plot points, which were leaked during principal photography. Since the first one came out, it was revealed that … [Read more...]

Is Disney Negotiating With Carrie Fisher’s Estate for Future Star Wars Appearances?

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The world was shocked when Carrie Fisher passed away over the holidays after suffering a massive heart attack. The actress finished filming her role for Star Wars: Episode VIII, but it was revealed that she would have had an even larger role in the next chapter … [Read more...]

Lucasfilm Will Decide Leia’s Fate in Star Wars

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There are possible spoilers for Star Wars: Episode VIII and Star Wars: Episode IX to follow. You have been warned! The passing of Carrie Fisher came as a shock to the world. The actress reprised her role as Leia from the original Star Wars trilogy in The Force … [Read more...]

Director: Jurassic World 2 Bigger, Will Take Franchise In New Direction

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Director J.A. Bayona insists Jurassic World 2 will take the monster franchise in a new direction and leave fans wanting more. The last installment, which was helmed by Colin Trevorrow, brought the series back from extinction, grossing over $1.67 billion at the … [Read more...]

What Will Happen To Carrie Fisher’s Role In Episode IX?

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Shortly after the new broke of Carrie Fisher's passing, we learned that she had completed all her work on Star Wars: Episode VIII. We also learned that her role in the saga was a pivotal one, and that for Episode IX, director Colin Trevorrow wanted to explore her … [Read more...]

Director and Producer Talk Jurassic World 2

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The latest from Jurassic World 2 By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Jurassic World had a tall order to live up to — namely, its revolutionary predecessor Jurassic Park. While I don't think it is possible to create a movie that can be better that original film Jurassic World was as close as you … [Read more...]

Jurassic World 2: Dr. Henry Wu Returns

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Jurassic World 2 will see the return of a fan favorite Dr. Henry Wu to the franchise, according to producer Frank Marshall. Played by actor B.D Wong, the character appeared as a scientist in Steven Spielberg classic Jurassic Park (1993) and again in last year's … [Read more...]

Director Colin Trevorrow To Film Star Wars: Episode IX In 65mm

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) My love for movies filmed in large formats like 70mm is because of Star Wars. Seeing Empire Strikes Back in 1980 (and Raiders of the Lost Ark the following year) in 70mm made me want to make a career out of making movies. Now we're hearing that Episode IX director … [Read more...]

British Actors Rafe Spall and Toby Jones Join Jurassic World 2

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Jurassic World 2 is assembling its cast of supporting characters adding British actors Rafe Spall and Toby Jones to its call sheet. Variety reports that studio Universal has signed the two versatile talents, and is now testing for another pair of key supporting … [Read more...]

Jurassic World 2 To Go Where The Saga Has Never Been Before

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Jurassic World was a great movie, and a fantastic revitalization of a franchise that had faded away. While there was a lot that seemed to mirror the original Jurassic Park, it did finally deliver on the promise of what would happen if the park was actually … [Read more...]

Colin Trevorrow Talks “Suspenseful And Scary” Jurassic World 2

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Jurassic World 2 will be “suspenseful and scary” according to Colin Trevorrow. Speaking with InGeneral Podcast, the director spoke about the highly anticipated blockbuster following the stunning success of his Jurassic World (2015) which grossed $1.67 billion … [Read more...]

Adam Driver Compares Star Wars: Episode VIII To Empire Strikes Back

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Adam Driver has compared Star Wars: Episode VIII's dark tone to the seminal The Empire Strikes Back (1980). The actor, who will reprise his role as Sith villain Kylo Ren in the blockbuster, spoke to Collider about director Rian Johnson's 'clear' and 'nuanced' … [Read more...]

Jurassic World 2 Is Part Two Of A Jurassic World Trilogy

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) People of a certain age will remember watching Jurassic Park for the first time in movie theaters back in 1993, and being blown away by it. Very rarely does a film come along that captures the imagination quite like it did. It was followed up with two pretty … [Read more...]

Director Juan Antonio Bayona Joins Jurassic World 2

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Universal has landed their number one target to direct sequel Jurassic World 2 - Juan Antonio Bayona. The Spanish filmmaker recently backed out of helming another blockbuster follow-up, World War Z 2, and is now free to take over the dino-chaos from Colin … [Read more...]

Colin Trevorrow Wants To Shoot Star Wars: Episode IX In Space

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) For a film about space travel, none of the past Star Wars films has ever traveled to the final frontier to shoot space on film. If director Colin Trevorrow has his way, Star Wars: Episode IX will be the first to shoot in space. During the 'Power of Story: The … [Read more...]