Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find The Hobbit : The Desolation of Smaug impressions; charades with Bradley Cooper, Tim McGraw and Emma Thompson; a Guardians of the Galaxy infographic and 50 interesting facts about the 50 state capitals. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
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Charades with Bradley Cooper, Tim McGraw and Emma Thompson
Jimmy and Tim McGraw face off against Bradley Cooper and special guest Emma Thompson in a game of charades.
Top 10 Denzel Washington Performances
He’s played the best of the best and the baddest of the bad. Join WatchMojo.com as they count down their picks for Denzel Washington’s top 10 performances.
Tongue Twister Alphabet Rap
Brian Williams Raps “Rapper’s Delight”
NBC Nightly News managing editor and anchor Brian Williams raps The Sugar Hill Gang’s classic “Rapper’s Delight” — and, yes, he brought two friends along.
Coca-Cola Social Media Guard
The Social Media Guard takes the “social” out of media and puts it back into your life.
The Hobbit : The Desolation of Smaug Impressions
Impressions by Charlie Hopkinson of Bard, Thorin Oakenshield, Gandalf, Radagast, Nori, Legolas and Smaug.
“Eye of the tiger” played on a modified dot matrix printer.
MIDI file from unknown creator.
50 Interesting Facts About The 50 State Capitals
A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, John looks at some interesting facts from each of the 50 State capitals.
Top 10 TV Bromances
BFFs of the “bro” variety hold a very special place in our hearts. WatchMojo.com as they count down their picks for the top 10 TV bromances.
Pharrell Mashup (Happy Get Lucky) – Pomplamoose
Shot in one take, no cuts or invisible edits starting at 0:04.
For the verse of our mashup, we used the chords from “Get Lucky” with the vocals from “Happy.” For our prechorus, we used the vocals from both “Happy” and “Get Lucky.” The chorus of our mashup is the chords and vocals from “Happy” and the vocals from “Lose Yourself to Dance.”
Top 10 Movie Traps
It’s a trap! Join WatchMojo.com as they count down our picks for the top 10 movie traps.
Guardians of the Galaxy Infographic
Created by www.moviepilot.com.
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: BuzzFeed, moviepilot.com, WatchMojo.com, PomplamooseMusic, Mental Floss, MIDIDesaster, Charlie Hopkinson, Mac Lethal, Coca-Cola Social Media Guard and The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.