Spider-Man: Homecoming Hints Miles Morales Exists in MCU, Kevin Feige Confirms

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) When Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures Entertainment brokered a deal to bring Spider-Man into the Marvel Cinematic Universe, one of the questions were, "Which Spider-Man?" In the beginning, there seemed to be some rumors that Marvel would be hiring a person of color … [Read more...]

James Gunn Might Break MCU Canon With Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 was nearly as good as the first film... Or better, depending on who you talk to. There was some speculation whether director James Gunn would be returning to helm the third film, as he was weighing his options. Thankfully, he signed … [Read more...]

Marvel President Says R-Rated Films Not Out Of The Question

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the ways that comic book movies try and stay relevant is by mixing genres or by trying to defy conventions. At least, that's what the theory is. The best example in recent years has been 20th Century Fox's Deadpool and Logan, which both went with an … [Read more...]

New Seasons of Daredevil, Jessica Jones, and Luke Cage will Premiere in 2018

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The Marvel Cinematic Universe is about to get a huge influx of material. Starting this year, Marvel Studios will start releasing three films every year. It kicked off with Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, and will be followed by Spider-Man: Homecoming and Thor: … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction to the Final Spider-Man: Homecoming Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Widely regarded as one of the most popular characters in Marvel's pantheon, Spider-Man finally made his first appearance in the Marvel Cinematic Universe in Captain America: Civil War. What little we saw of Tom Holland's take on the character left fans wanting … [Read more...]

Marvel’s Kevin Feige: Movies and TV May Crossover in the Future

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) On paper, all of the Marvel films and television shows exist in the same universe known as the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The reality of it is that the ABC TV shows, Netflix shows, and films don't really crossover that much — if at all. Generally speaking, the … [Read more...]

Movie Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Reviewing Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is a bit more difficult than I suspected before sitting down to write this. The short review is pretty simple: If you liked the first movie, you'll like this one. The only element that is really missing between the two is … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction To Marvel’s The Defenders Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) For the past two-plus years, Marvel and Netflix have been building their own corner of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and Iron Fist have led up Marvel's The Defenders, and we've finally received our first look at the upcoming … [Read more...]

Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck to Direct Captain Marvel

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Marvel Studios plays the long game with films announced far in advance. Captain Marvel has been sitting in the docket with its star Brie Larson for a while now, but no one has yet been attached to helm the film. Last year, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige … [Read more...]

Marvel President Kevin Feige On Studios Poaching Talent

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Marvel Studios has had one major hit after another, with nary a single box office misstep. They've given actors and directors a chance to become household names, and have even helped rehabilitate some careers, such as Robert Downey Jr. With everything that's … [Read more...]

James Gunn Will Direct Guardians of the Galaxy 3

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn has finally (and officially) announced that he will be directing Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3. While it seems like a no-brainer on Marvel's part, Gunn has been pretty hesitant about committing to the third … [Read more...]

Official Premiere Date Revealed In Defenders Teaser

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Iron Fist was the last character to be revealed as part of the upcoming eight episode Defenders series. The Marvel and Netflix series has been in the making for a few years now, but we still haven't been sure when it would premiere. Now Marvel has released a … [Read more...]

Hawkeye May Join the Cast of Ant-Man and The Wasp

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Could Jeremy Renner show up in Ant-Man and The Wasp? By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the more interesting things that Marvel Studios has been doing recently is adding other Avengers from the Marvel Cinematic Universe into the solo films. Later this year we'll get a chance to see Hulk … [Read more...]

Spider-Man May Exit The MCU After Spider-Man: Homecoming 2

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the smartest things that Sony has ever done was lend Marvel Studios the rights to Spider-Man. After the critical panning and underperformance of The Amazing Spider-Man 2, the studio really didn't know what to do with the property. They were hoping to … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction to the 2nd Spider-Man: Homecoming Trailer

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The new Spider-Man: Homecoming trailer By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Spider-Man is one of the crown jewels in Marvel comics. The character is widely loved, and tends to have big roles in some of the event series, which is why Marvel Studios pursued adding him to the Marvel Cinematic Universe … [Read more...]

Streaming Review: Iron Fist

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There's no way of reviewing Iron Fist without wading into some of the more controversial aspects of the series. Let's just get the big thing out of the way upfront: I firmly believe that the part of Danny Rand should have been played by an Asian actor. There would … [Read more...]