Movie Review: La La Land


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I have a confession to make, I had already half written off La La Land before stepping into the theater. The promos and trailers I saw made me think this film would be just a nostalgic romp through a genre that had already passed us by. There would be cute modern … [Read more...]

La La Land Sweeps The 2017 Golden Globes


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Another year and another round of Golden Globes have been handed out. This time the Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone-led musical La La Land took a record seven Golden Globes, including best performance by an actress, best performance by an actor, and best musical or … [Read more...]

Terrence Malick’s Song to Song To Open SXSW Film Festival

Song to Song (Terrence Malick)

By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) After forty years of making spell-binding cinema, American auteur Terrence Malick is premiering his next feature Song to Song in his hometown of Austin, Texas. And it's a happy coincidence that the city is also home to SXSW – one of the world's biggest media … [Read more...]

Is Another Blade Runner Character Returning For The Sequel? [Spoilers!]

Blade Runner

By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) This article contains possible spoilers for Blade Runner 2049. You have been warned! My anticipation for Blade Runner 2049 is extremely high at this point with Harrison Ford reprising his role as Deckard, Ryan Gosling on board as K, and Denis Villeneuve … [Read more...]

Ryan Gosling, Denis Villeneuve, and Harrison Ford Talk Blade Runner 2049

Blade Runner

By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Denis Villeneuve delivered the best film of 2016 with Arrival in my opinion, and that has me so incredibly excited to see his next project of Blade Runner 2049 on the big screen starring Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford. He seems to be one of the most talented … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction to the Blade Runner 2049 Trailer


The first Blade Runner 2049 trailer! By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There are two things that I love: a hardboiled detective movie like Chinatown and science-fiction movies. Isaac Asimov was already playing with the idea of science-fiction whodunits with the Robot series, but in order to find … [Read more...]

Blade Runner Sequel Gets A Title


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Blade Runner, one of the most influential science-fiction films of all time, is getting a sequel, and we now know what it'll be called. With exactly a year before it's release Warner Bros has finally announced the official title for the film: Blade Runner 2049. I … [Read more...]

TIFF 2016: La La Land Wins People’s Choice Awards; Full List Of Award Winners


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Another successful Toronto International Film Festival season has come to a close which means the winners have been announced. The big award every year is the Grolsch's People's Choice Award, and this year it goes to the Damien Chazelle directed, Emma Stone and … [Read more...]

New Trailer: La La Land, Starring Emma Stone & Ryan Gosling

La La Land

By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The latest trailer for Damien Chazelle's musical La La Land features Emma Stone singing about breaking into showbiz. This movie not only pairs Stone with fellow stone-cold A-lister Ryan Gosling, but it's also director Chazelle's follow-up to the critically acclaimed … [Read more...]

Jared Leto Joins Denis Villeneuve’s Blade Runner 2

Jared Leto at SDCC 2016 (Image: Gage Skidmore)

By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Suicide Squad actor Jared Leto has joined the cast of Denis Villeneuve's Blade Runner 2. The Oscar winner will join Harrison Ford and Ryan Gosling in Blade Runner 2, which is set a number of decades after Ridley Scott's iconic original. Alcon Entertainment's … [Read more...]

First Look: Blade Runner 2 Artwork Shows ‘Toxic’ Los Angeles


By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The first official artwork for Blade Runner 2 has been released, and shows a “toxic” dystopian L.A where the “climate has gone berserk.” Set several decades after Ridley Scott's groundbreaking 1982 film, the follow-up is directed by Denis Villeneuve (Sicario, … [Read more...]

Movie Review: The Nice Guys


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Shane Black all but invented the miss-matched partner buddy detective genre with Lethal Weapon, and then really honed it with his directorial debut Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, which helped revitalize Robert Downey Jr.'s career before Iron Man. It should be no surprise … [Read more...]

Blade Runner 2: Sylvia Hoeks Lands Leading Role

Sylvia Hoeks

By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Dutch actress Sylvia Hoeks is the latest star to join the eclectic cast of Blade Runner 2. The 32-year-old will play an unspecified leading role alongside Ryan Gosling (Drive), Robin Wright (House of Cards) and Harrison Ford (Star Wars) - who is reprising his role … [Read more...]

Updated: Dave Bautista Joins The Cast Of Blade Runner 2


Update: Dave Bautista confirms he's been cast in Blade Runner 2! By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Dave Bautista has confirmed he's joined the cast of Blade Runner 2, after hinting at it on Twitter. The Guardians of the Galaxy star, and former WWE wrestler, tweeted a picture of himself holding … [Read more...]

Robin Wright Joining Blade Runner 2 Cast

robin wright

By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Robin Wright is set to join Harrison Ford and Ryan Gosling in the sequel to science-fiction classic Blade Runner. The House of Cards actress is in advanced talks over an unspecified role in Blade Runner 2, which is being helmed by Denis Villeneuve (Sicario, … [Read more...]

Blade Runner 2 Sets Release Date


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I still have trouble with the idea that the science-fiction classic Blade Runner is finally getting a sequel. The Ridley Scott directed film was ahead of its time and has been released in so many different versions, it is hard to say what the official version of … [Read more...]