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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

Two Rejected Jurassic Park Animated Series

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) If you were old enough to remember the premiere of Jurassic Park in 1993, then you remember the insane hype surrounding the film. It was the first time CGI was used to bring dinosaurs to life, and altered the course of visual effects forever. You may also … [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...]

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...]

Star Wars: The Force Awakens About To Pass Avatar’s Domestic Box Office Record

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Star Wars: The Force Awakens is rewriting the history books and is set to ease past Avatar's domestic box office haul this week, if not today (Monday, January 4, 2016). Episode VII, directed by JJ Abrams, has already smashed the North America totals of Titanic ($659 … [Read more...]

Get Geeked! The Problem With Star Wars Reviews

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I loved Star Wars: The Force Awakens and with a 94% fresh rating at Rotten Tomatoes, I know I'm not the only one. As a reviewer, I accept that not everyone will agree with my opinion, and I don't expect I will always be in the majority of whether a film is well … [Read more...]

Top 5 Films of 2015

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I watch a lot of films every year and I'm fortunate enough to be able to write my opinion on them. Now that we've reached the end of the year I can look back with fond memories over the films that I loved (and loathed). Here are my top five picks, in order, for … [Read more...]

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Shatters Box Office Records

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) When Disney paid over $4 billion to purchase Lucasfilm and Star Wars in the fall of 2012, some financial analysts weren't sure whether they paid a good price for it. To be honest, I was stunned that anyone thought that but I'm not a financial analyst so you really … [Read more...]

Steven Spielberg To Go It Alone With DreamWorks?

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Remember when DreamWorks SKG was announced in 1994? Everyone was buzzing about the dream team of Steven Spielberg, Jeffrey Katzenberg, and David Geffen as the future example of what a media mogul company dominating movies, music, and animation would look like. Now, a … [Read more...]