Woody Harrelson Opens Up About his Star Wars: Han Solo Role

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The stand-alone Star Wars: Han Solo film recently cast another great actor with Woody Harrelson stepping in to play the smuggler's mentor. The casting choice is pretty fantastic, and, lucky for the actor, he isn't reprising a character that has ever been played on … [Read more...]

Confirmed: Woody Harrelson Cast In Han Solo Spinoff

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Updated: Woody Harrelson has been confirmed by Lucasfilm to have a role in the Han Solo spinoff. Here's what they said: "We couldn’t be more excited to work with an artist with as much depth and range as Woody. His ability to find both humor and pathos, often in … [Read more...]

Woody Harrelson to Shoot and Broadcast World’s First Live Movie

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I love it when filmmakers try something new with the medium. Movies like Russian Ark which was filmed in a single take, or Timecode which was not only filmed long takes, but with four different cameras simultaneously. Now Woody Harrelson is looking to up the … [Read more...]

Zombieland 2 Still In Development

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Original Zombieland writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick recently revealed that a sequel is still being developed at Sony. The original creative team and actors are only willing to make a second film unless the story is perfect. As much as The Walking Dead seems … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction To The Final Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) In just under a month, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 hits the big screen. Like most young-adult-novels-turned-movies, the final chapter has been split into two parts. After President Snow's attempt to kill off Katniss Everdeen in the 75th Panem Hunger … [Read more...]

Zombieland 2 Back on the Fast-Track

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Has it been five years since Zombieland? The stars of the film have gone on to do noteworthy things: Emma Stone went on to play Gwen Stacy in The Amazing Spider-Man and The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Jesse Eisenberg has gone on to play Mark Zuckerberg in The Social … [Read more...]

Emmy nominations honor TV newcomers True Detective, Orange Is The New Black

By Mary Milliken and Eric Kelsey - LOS ANGELES (Reuters) Television newcomers "True Detective," a crime drama from HBO, and "Orange is the New Black," a dark prison comedy from Netflix, racked up a dozen Emmy nominations each on Thursday, challenging stalwarts like "Breaking Bad" and "Modern … [Read more...]

Will True Detective Only Have One Lead Actor?

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The second season of HBO hit True Detective is more discussed than most double homicides and it hasn't even started filming yet. In fact, creator Nic Pizzolatto has only just turned in the script for the first episode and The Wrap has the skinny on what fans can … [Read more...]

True Detective Creator Nic Pizzolato Says Show Will Likely End After Season 3

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) With the second season of True Detective currently in development, creator Nic Pizzolato has revealed that he doesn't envisage the HBO show running for more than 3 seasons. While talking to Banff World Media Festival (via The AV Club), the series writer explained … [Read more...]

True Detective Season 2 To Feature Brad Pitt?

By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Brad Pitt is reportedly in talks with HBO over headlining the second series of acclaimed drama True Detective. According to British newspaper The Daily Star, the Oscar nominee is on the verge of joining Nic Pizzolatto's show which previously starred Matthew … [Read more...]

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Final Trailer

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The final trailer for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire is out now. The movie, which stars Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen and Josh Hutcherson as Peeta Mellark, and is directed by Francis Lawrence (I Am Legend), opens November 22, 2013. Other cast members include Liam Hemsworth, Elizabeth … [Read more...]

Now You See Me crosses $200 million at overseas box office

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By Todd Cunningham (TheWrap) "Now You See Me" has cemented its status as one of the summer's biggest box office success stories, crossing the $200 million mark at the international box office over the weekend, the film's distributor Lionsgate said Monday. Summit's tale of larcenous illusionists … [Read more...]

HBO’s New Show True Detective: Watch The New Trailer

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) In this golden age of American television, HBO has become what the Beatles were to popular music, with every new offering helping to re-define what is possible within the medium. The pay channel's brand new series, titled True Detective, stars Hollywood big hitters … [Read more...]

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Trailer

By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) There is only one thing that studios like better than a lucrative franchise, and that's a lucrative franchise based on an already lucrative range of children's books. And, that's exactly what Lionsgate have got in The Hunger Games, which is based on source material … [Read more...]

Zombieland Show Being Developed By Amazon

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The high volume of zombie movies in recent years has started to become rather nauseating; whether in the guise of horror, action or even comedy. But, of course, there are exceptions, such as the excellent Zombieland, directed by  Ruben Fleischer. The film was … [Read more...]

Movie Review: Seven Psychopaths

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By Kimberly Gadette (doddleNEWS) Filmmaker Martin McDonagh possesses a rare talent for ushering black comedy to a particularly bitter end, luring his audience into effusive laughter all along the bullet-ridden way. His prior 2009 feature In Bruges (Oscar-nominated for Best Screenplay) acts as a … [Read more...]