Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find every bad thing that’s happened to Jesse Pinkman; some Ninja Turtles from across the pond; MovieHunger’s top 10 craziest movie characters of all time; and a drunk mailman fight. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
To kick things off today, WhatCulture shows us 10 Actors Who Played Both Marvel And DC Characters Before Ben Affleck.
ThatVideoSite shows us Lucasfilm and the future of filmmaking. Scenes get rendered out in real time, removing the need for post-production.
CollegeHumor asks “So, TV Show, What Makes You Want to Work for Me?”
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Every Bad Thing That’s Happened to Jesse Pinkman
Jesse, one sorry individual.
Grand Theft Auto V Mythbusters
Homeland – 90s Style Show Open
Jingle Punks, the premiere music creative agency, decided one day to reimagine Homeland as an 80’s/90’s tv show ala MacGuyver or Magnum PI, and wrote a custom theme song for it. Because we’re weird like that.
Keeping Up With The Kardashians – 90s Style Sitcom Open
Jingle Punks, the premiere music creative agency, decided one day to reimagine Keeping Up With The Kardashians as a late 80’s/early 90’s sitcom ala Full House or Growing Pains, and wrote a custom theme song for it. Because we’re weird like that.
Love Life of the Undead
A zomedy short mockumenting one zombie’s struggle to lead a normal life.
British Ninja Turtles
What if the Ninja Turtles were British?
27 Drinks Made From Coffee
A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, we’re on location at The Gaslight Coffee Roasters in Chicago with Craig (A.K.A. Wheezywaiter) who looks at 27 drinks you can order at an American cafe.
Former Pixar story artist Emma Coats tweeted this series of “story basics” in 2011. These were guidelines that she learned from her more senior colleagues on how to create appealing stories.
Top 10 Craziest Movie Characters Of All Time
There is crazy in all of us. We use it to keep up with all the insanity around us. In the movies as well in real life however, there are some that got to the overdrive mode and became horribly crazy, mentally-troubled characters who aspired to mess with our brains and even our lives, and sending chills in the spine…regardless if this was done belligerently or quietly. Nothing excites and unsettles us more than the crazies in the movies that either actually lived amongst us or were fantastically conceived and written to be played in movies.
Whether they were portrayed as ordinary people with secret personas or the outright demented criminals and mentally-deranged, the following characters are high-up in mostly everyone’s list. Such roles also allowed actors to leave their lasting mark in the entertainment business with their memorable portrayals of these bizarre offbeat characters, and even winning awards on the side. Here now are the lunatics, the freakish nuts and slice-and-dice antisocial beings that were personified by the following characters.
Head over to MovieHunger for the full gallery.
Drunk Mailman Fight Prank
That’s all for today, folks! Be sure to check back tomorrow for more movie-related geekery.