Rumor: Extensive Justice League Reshoots Under Joss Whedon

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Wonder Woman was needed to be a hit to not only prove that a female led superhero film is viable, but to rehabilitate the DC Extended Universe's image. It was able to do the former with flying colors ($254.3 million global box office and counting), and is easily … [Read more...]

Movie Review: Wonder Woman

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) For a long while, I've said that there is a lot riding on the Wonder Woman movie. Up to this point, the best film in the DC Extended Universe has been Man of Steel in 2013, and that film divided audiences, at best. From that point, it just gets worse. Batman V … [Read more...]

Joss Whedon Replaces Zack Snyder on Justice League Due to Family Tragedy

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Under normal circumstances, I'd be elated at this news but the reasons for this are very sombre. Joss Whedon — director of Avengers and Avengers: Age of Ultron — has replaced Zack Snyder as director of Justice League. The reason is that Snyder's daughter Autumn … [Read more...]

Aquaman Now Filming; New Images Released

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Aquaman has officially begun shooting and so we're starting to get some first looks at the upcoming film. We've already gotten our first look at Jason Momoa as the titular character two years ago for his cameo in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, while Amber … [Read more...]

Director List For The Flash, Justice League Reshoots

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The DCEU film version of The Flash seems to be a tough nut to crack. It has already gone through a few directors, and it will almost certainly miss the original release date for the film of 2018. In return, some big names have recently been attached as possible … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction to the Final Wonder Woman Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Now that Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 has dropped in theaters, the next chance for you to see a superhero / comic book movie will come with Warner Bros. next DC Extended Universe film: Wonder Woman. There's a lot riding on this movie as it needs to rehabilitate … [Read more...]

Joss Whedon Eyed to Write, Direct, and Produce Batgirl

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The Avengers director and one-time Wonder Woman helmer to take on Batgirl By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Up to this point, the DC Extended Universe has not gone as well as Warner Bros. would have liked. While they've made good money at the box office, critics haven't been kind to the movies … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction to the Justice League Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) After several days of teasing the release of the Justice League trailer with quick 15 to 20 second teasers, Warner Bros. has finally dropped it onto the world wide web. Up to this point the only other look we've had at the team-up film was a four-minute sizzle … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction to the New Wonder Woman Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Warner Bros. has just unwrapped a new trailer for Wonder Woman, which is the next film in the studio's DC Extended Universe series of movies that kicked off with Man of Steel. This will be the first film that either DC or Marvel Studios will release with a female … [Read more...]

Lego Batman Director In Talks To Helm Live-Action Nightwing Film

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Last week we received some good news about The Batman. Matt Reeves is stepping in to helm the film, which is a pretty big win for the DCEU, as it tries to course correct its growing universe. Ben Affleck welcomed him via a tweet, so all of those who still think … [Read more...]

Matt Reeves Officially Set To Direct The Batman

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) It seems that every time I write something about The Batman specifically (and the DCEU generally), I start off with something along the lines of, "One of these days I’ll write an article about only good things happening in the DCEU." That day has finally … [Read more...]

Director Matt Reeves Exits The Batman Negotiations

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Can someone please give the DC Extended Universe a break? Ben Affleck's The Batman film has been headed to turbulent waters after he recently stepped down from directing duties. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and War for the Planet of the Apes director Matt Reeves … [Read more...]

Warner Bros. Wants Mel Gibson to Direct Suicide Squad 2

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Make no mistake, despite all the money the DCEU is making for Warner Bros. the shared universe is in trouble. The film slate keeps changing, directors keep dropping away like flies, and the rumors — my god, so many rumors! One of the ways they seem to be … [Read more...]

Does Ben Affleck Want Out Of The Batman?

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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?

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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 Not Direct The Batman; Matt Reeves Rumored To Replace Him

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The films of the DC Extended Universe have not had very good luck with directors. It seems like every other week another director leaves a project connected to the DCEU, and it doesn't look like that trend will stop anytime too. According to Variety, another … [Read more...]