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...]

Guardians of the Galaxy 3 Will Happen; James Gunn May Not Direct

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Like all Marvel Studio films before it, Guardians of the Galaxy was a smash hit at the box office. What was a surprise was how big of a hit it was, since it featured relatively unknown characters. A lot of its success was credited to co-writer/director James … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction to the New Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I loved, loved, loved Guardians of the Galaxy when it premiered in 2014. Considering it was one of Marvel's biggest films, audiences seemed to have loved it, too. So fans have been clamoring to get a look at the sequel, and despite a couple of trailers, all we got … [Read more...]

Marvel May Be Working on a Namor Film

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Is a Namor film on the way? By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Marvel Studios ramped up making new solo films for their ever expanding cinematic universe for phase 3. Black Panther, Captain Marvel, Doctor Strange, and Spider-Man are all going to, or have had, their solo debuts in the third … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction to the Avengers: Infinity War Featurette

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) To say that I'm looking forward to Avengers: Infinity War is a massive, massive understatement. In 2008, Marvel Studios launched something that was completely new in film, and began putting together a single cohesive universe where characters from each film could … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction to the Full Iron Fist Trailer

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Netflix and Marvel release a full Iron Fist trailer ahead of the March debut By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Marvel Studios' cinematic universe is an ambitious idea that just keeps expanding. Originally, it all seemed tightly connected, but then it started branching off into different … [Read more...]

New Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Images Released

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Guardians of the Galaxy took the pop culture world and box office by storm when in premiered back in 2014. It performed well beyond expectations, turned a mostly unknown comic book into a household name, and it launched Chris Pratt into superstardom. There's a … [Read more...]

Peter Dinklage in Talks for Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers 4; Is He MODOK?

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Any one who is a big fan of Game of Thrones is also a big fan of Peter Dinklage and his character Tyrion Lannister. Dinklage is a fantastic actor, and if you haven't seen some of his earlier works, I highly encourage you to watch The Station Agent (2003). Now … [Read more...]

The Defenders Images, Plot Released; Sigourney Weaver’s Role Revealed

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Daredevil, Jessica Jones, and Luke Cage are possibly my favorite superhero television series of all time. What makes them even better is that what the Marvel Cinematic Universe did on the big screen, these shows (along with the upcoming Iron Fist) are doing it on … [Read more...]