More Info On Stranger Things’ New Characters And Monsters


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Stranger Things was the surprise sleeper hit of summer of 2016. Its mix of 1980s nostalgia and horror created the perfect blend of familiar and fantastic. Season 1 wrapped up the major story elements, but left the door open for the larger mythology to explore … [Read more...]

Netflix CEO Wants to Cancel Even More Shows


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Fans of the Netflix series Sense8 were given a reason to mourn yesterday after the streaming giant decided to cancel the series. This comes on the heels of other cancellations, such as Marco Polo, The Get Down, and the often forgotten Bloodlines. Sense8's first … [Read more...]

Shawn Levy Talks Stranger Things Season 2


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I absolutely loved Stranger Things when it came out last year. It had everything you could possibly want from a TV series that was set in the 80s, all the way down to the pitch perfect tone. The only thing that really worries me is that by setting the bar so … [Read more...]

Stranger Things Season 2 Plot Points Being Pushed to Later Seasons


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the things to come straight out of left field last year was Netflix's Stranger Things. The series was so low on so many radars, that it wasn't until the trailer premiered last June that any attention was paid to the series — and then it became a smash hit … [Read more...]

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


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...]

Official Premiere Date Revealed In Defenders Teaser


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...]

Streaming Review: Iron Fist


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...]

Orson Welles’ Final Film Will Be Completed By Netflix

The Other Side Of The Wind Orson Welles

By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) In many ways, Orson Welles is like General George Patton. A wunderkind in his field, he is the inspiration to some, a pariah to others. But there's no denying the impact both men left on the world. But while General Patton's legacy belongs to world history, and his … [Read more...]

Netflix Acquires Worldwide Rights to Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Martin Scorsese's gangster film The Irishman is on track and set to reunite him with one of his longtime muses after more than 20 years. The film is set to star Robert De Niro and based upon the 2004 novel by Charles Brandt, I Heard You Paint Houses. STX spent … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction to the Full Iron Fist Trailer


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...]

Stranger Things Season Two Will be Bigger and Darker


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Like many fans of the 1980s, I absolutely loved Stranger Things. The Duffer Brothers created a fantastic love letter to films of the era in a pitch perfect series, and I couldn't be more excited to see the second season. Producer Shawn Levy revealed a bit more … [Read more...]

First Look at Snowpiercer Director’s New Monster Movie Okja

Okja (2017)
Lily Collins?

By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Snowpiercer was a fantastic movie directed by Bong Joon-ho, set on a train in a post-apocalyptic world. Before that, the director made a name for himself with giant monster movie The Host in 2007, and looks like he's going back to his creature-feature roots with … [Read more...]

Jon Bernthal Says The Punisher Resonates With Him


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The casting behind each Marvel and Netflix series has been so on point, that sometimes I'm surprised by how perfect it is. Vincent D'Onofrio as The Kingpin was inspired, and when they announced that The Walking Dead's Jon Bernthal would be playing The Punisher in … [Read more...]

Will Kingpin Be In The Defenders? “No Chance” Says Vincent D’Onofrio


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the most perfect casting choices I've ever seen has to have been Vincent D'Onofrio in Daredevil seasons one and two. When the actor was announced, I got goosebumps on the back of my neck, and knew that Marvel was planning something special for … [Read more...]

Netflix Releases A Sense8 Christmas Special Trailer


The Sense8 Christmas trailer By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The holidays are not my time of year. I don't necessarily hate them, but it seems so forced upon me that I have a knee-jerk reaction to it — especially since there seems to be only one soundtrack for the season, and it's set … [Read more...]

Inhumans TV Series: Marvel and ABC Hire Iron Fist Producer


By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Marvel TV has enlisted Scott Buck, showrunner on the upcoming Netflix show Iron Fist, to steer their new ABC drama Inhumans. Writer/producer Buck, who learned his craft on hit shows such as  Dexter, Six Feet Under, and Rome, has clearly impressed the studio with … [Read more...]