Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find Angry Birds Star Wars II: The Making of Join the Pork Side; Cheers + The World’s End; a Super Mario World Acapella; the top 8 Disney villains; and see elderly folks reacting to Justin Bieber. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
To kick things off today, ToplessRobot shows us Seven Superheroes We Can Be Grateful Ben Affleck Won’t Be Playing (Now That He’s Batman).
If you have any Geek Picks of your own, please send them to srgeekpicks(at)gmail(dot)com and you could be featured in a future post!
THE WORLD’S END / CHEERS mashup
Super Mario World – Overworld Theme Acapella
An original a-cappella arrangement of the Overworld song from Super Mario World.
“Kill Him” – The Supercut
Belated Media: Top 8 Disney Villains
Disney has made a villains that shape our childhood and are both entertaining and enjoyable.
Captain Hook. Jafar. The Evil Queen. Who made the Top 8?
Angry Birds Star Wars II: Join the Pork Side
The Emperor, voiced by Ian McDiarmid, seeks to lure you to the pork side in Angry Birds Star Wars II.
Angry Birds Star Wars II: The Making of Join the Pork Side
Go behind-the-scenes of Angry Birds Star Wars II‘s “Join the Pork Side” trailer with Ian McDiarmid (Emperor Palpatine from the Star Wars saga) and Rovio.
Spectacle VS Character – Jack Perez for CineFix Now!
Director Jack Perez (Some Guy Who Kills People) illustrates why most FX-laden Hollywood blockbusters don’t seem to resonate anymore. Chalking it up to severe lack of character development. Comparing Jaws to Jurassic Park and with references to Star Wars, Saving Private Ryan, World War Z and one of Jack’s personal
favorites, Uncommon Valor – an 80s missing-in-action war drama starring Gene Hackman.
Elders React To Justin Bieber
In this episode the Elders discuss Justin Bieber’s rise to fame and his rebellious behavior in the media.
That’s all for today, folks! Be sure to check back tomorrow for more movie-related geekery.