Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find an 8-bit version of The Shawshank Redemption; 9 Marvel movies that never were; Ice Cube + GTA V and Big Bird + Big Pun. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
To kick things off today, a Star Trek fan built their company headquarters in shape of the USS Enterprise.
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Inside Amy Schumer – Court of Public Opinion: The Trial of Bill Cosby
Bill Cosby’s defense attorney presents irrefutable evidence of her client’s innocence.
What the F$@% Happened to the Screwball Comedy?? – Film School’d
The Screwball Comedy: A fable of love masquerading as hostility. Romance with the gender roles reversed. Sex comedies without the sex. What’s not to love? Why would this genre go away? But for whatever reason, there haven’t been many proper screwball comedy since the advent of color film?
9 MARVEL Movies That Never Were! (The Dan Cave w/ Dan Casey)
Tom Cruise as Iron Man? Wesley Snipes as Black Panther? Michael Jackson as Spider-Man?! DC’s not the only publisher with skeletons in their closets. Dan runs down 9 crazy-sounding Marvel films that never were on this week’s Dan Cave.
Predator: Dark Ages
Set during the Crusades, the faith & fighting skills of a group of Templar Knights is put to the test when they encounter the Predator. Their battle is the thing Myths and Legends are born from.
Black Ops 3: The DELETED Trailer
The Call of Duty: Black Ops trailer they DIDN’T want you to see. Surprised? It’s coming soon on PS4, Xbox One, and PC.
Big Pun Bird
Big Bird sings ‘Still Not A Player’ by Big Pun.
Ice Cube – It Was a Good Day music video (remade in GTA V shot-for-shot)
The Shawshank Redemption – 8 Bit Cinema
Today we present Shawshank Redemption in the form of an 8 bit video game!
That’s all for today, folks! Be sure to check back tomorrow for more movie-related geekery.