Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find honest trailers for Pirates of the Caribbean and Resident Evil; the Jurrasic Park trilogy in 3 mins; Benedict Cumberbatch trying out new names; and an early Facebook commercial. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
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The Jurassic Park Trilogy In 3 Minutes
Cloning a dinosaur is a complex process loaded with heavy philosophical and ethical questions.
Benedict Cumberbatch Tries New Names
Not only is Benedict Cumberbatch a very gifted actor, his name might be the greatest name ever given to a human being. What if he wasn’t named Benedict Cumberbatch? Would he have the same amount of gravitas? Jimmy Kimmel Live asked Benedict to try some other names and he graciously agreed to do just that.
Playtime With Dad
Action Movie Kid wanted to spend some time with Dad.
Honest Trailers – Pirates of the Caribbean
Yo ho, yo ho, it’s time to relive Disney’s epic movie franchise about Captain Jack Sparrow and….some other people. Savvy?
RESIDENT EVIL (Honest Game Trailers)
From the company whose idea of a next gen Mega Man is putting him in Smash Bros, comes the first game in the franchise that defined survival horror, then turned into a comedy – Resident Evil.
Super Mario Cat
Open World Origins
Early Facebook Commercial (1995)
Parody commercial for The Facebook from the mid-90s.
Compare to this real AOL ad from 1995
Inflatable Flip Cup with Keri Russell
Movie Mash: Gremlins and Taken
Kingsman: The Secret Service Inception-Style Trailer
That’s all for today, folks! Be sure to check back tomorrow for more movie-related geekery.
Today’s picks have been brought to you by: Marcdubuisson, How It Should Have Ended, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, ignoramusky, Screen Junkies, BrentWeinbach, Ahoy, Smosh Games, TL;DW and Jimmy Kimmel Live.