Movie Review – Spider-Man: Homecoming

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Sam Raimi's Spider-Man and Spider-Man 2 have been the benchmark for most modern superhero movies. Even when Marvel Studios elevated the art form, Spider-Man 2 (2004) has pretty much stayed constant as one of the best comic book films of all time. After that, … [Read more...]

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


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...]

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


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...]

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


Finally! The Spider-Man: Homecoming trailer drops! By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the most exciting deals in filmmaking history in the past few years has to be the one between Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures Entertainment to bring Spider-Man to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. If you … [Read more...]

Avengers: Infinity War Image, Plus Is Jon Favreau Working On New Marvel Film?


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Avengers: Infinity War is the film designed to completely wrap up not only phase one of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but phases two and three, as well. Even though Infinity War won't start shooting until November, the Russo brothers have given us our first look … [Read more...]

Spider-Man: Homecoming Adds Jon Favreau’s Happy Hogan

Iron Man 2 movie image Jon Favreau as Hogan

  By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Marvel Studios owes a lot to Jon Favreau, who directed the first two Iron Man films, which kicked off the Marvel Cinematic Universe. But not only did he them, but also played a small part as Tony Stark's bodyguard Happy Hogan, which he reprised in Iron … [Read more...]

Is Zendaya Playing A Familiar Character in Spider-Man: Homecoming?

Spider-Man Tom Holland

By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Before we get into possible casting news, a new poster for Spider-Man: Homecoming was captured using Instagram's new story feature at the fashion trade show for apparel vendors called Magic Las Vegas, via TheWrap. If you're wondering why the poster would show up … [Read more...]

Spider-Man: Homecoming Casting Announcements


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Marvel and Sony's upcoming Spider-Man: Homecoming reboot has just kicked casting into high gear with not one, not two, but three new casting announcements. Michael Mando, who is best known for his roles in Orphan Black and Better Call Saul, has been cast in an … [Read more...]

Gladiator Writer Wants Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert Downey Jr. For Persian Poet Epic

Leonardo DiCaprio as Jordan Belfort, "The Wolf of Wall Street"

By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The screenwriter behind Oscar winning epic Gladiator wants Leonardo DiCaprio and Robert Downey Jr. to lead his new film about a famous 13th century Persian poet. Writer David Franzoni, who won an Academy Award for his work on Sir Ridley Scott's acclaimed swords and … [Read more...]

Michael Keaton To Join Spider-Man: Homecoming


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) It looks like Michael Keaton is in final negotiations to play the lead villain in Spider-Man: Homecoming, despite reports he had dropped out of negotiations. And he's playing none other than Adrian Toomes, aka, The Vulture. The Hollywood Reporter had the … [Read more...]

Movie Review – Captain America: Civil War


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) All you really need to know is that Captain America: Civil War is quite possibly the best Marvel Studios film to date. Even if you have a few films you think are better than it, it's probably just by degrees. Captain America: Civil War deals with the aftermath … [Read more...]

Robert Downey Jr. Interested In Doing Iron Man 4


By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) It's been on again, off again, and now Robert Downey Jr. has revealed that he is open to starring in Iron Man 4, if it were to happen. While appearing on Nightline, promoting Captain America: Civil War, the actor said: "I feel like I could do one more,” RDJ's … [Read more...]

Sherlock Holmes 3 Gets New Writer, Robert Downey Jr. Interested In Returning

Sherlock Holmes Robert Downey Jr. Jude Law

By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The mystery surrounding Warner Bros. dormant Sherlock Holmes 3 is about to solved by new writer James Coyne. According to Deadline, Coyne worked with producer Lionel Wigram on a shelved adaptation of Treasure Island and is now taking over script duties from Drew … [Read more...]

Robert Downey Jr. Joins Spider-Man: Homecoming In Lucrative Deal


By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Robert Downey Jr. will appear as Iron Man in the upcoming Spider-Man Homecoming. According to THR, the actor has signed a huge deal which will see him star in the first Spidey standalone picture to be produced by Marvel Studios in partnership with Sony … [Read more...]

Everything We Think We Know About Spider-Man: Homecoming

Spider-Man Tom Holland

By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The floodgates have opened and information about the upcoming Marvel and Sony Spider-Man film is starting to pour in. Less than two weeks ago, fans had dug around the internet and found Sony registered the domain name, shortly … [Read more...]

Robert Downey Jr. On Iron Man 4: ‘Not In The Cards’


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) For those of you hoping for Iron Man 4 with Robert Downey Jr. as the man in the metal suit, there's some bad news as RDJ doesn't think it will be likely to happen. In a recent interview with USA Today, Downey Jr. was asked about the possibility of making Iron … [Read more...]