Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find steampunk Disney characters; the top 10 movie fight scenes; 10 facts about 9 presidents; everything wrong with Twister in 15 minutes or less; Baby Groot; and how to own your very own Legion Of Superheroes flight ring. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
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Trailer Whisperers: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TMNT)
We tell you what will happen in the movie Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles based on what the trailer tells us. And this trailer talks… in fact, everyone talks- turtles, rats, can openers, everyone!
And before you say anything, CinemaSins approves this video.
Bad Movie Review: Sex Tape
THE DAY AFTER PURGE
Make sure you kill who you’re trying to kill on Purge night. Otherwise the next day could get pretty awkward.
10 Magnificent Facts About 10 American Presidents
Fafa shares 10 facts about 10 presidents! (Well, technically 9 presidents. We have 2 facts for Teddy Roosevelt.)
The Subway Spa
For our latest mission, we turned a very hot NYC subway platform into an unauthorized luxury spa. NYC’s un-air-conditioned platforms can feel like a sauna in the summer, so we figured we might as well embrace the heat.
Top 10 Movie Fight Scenes
Nothing pumps up the action in a movie more than two (or more) skilled fighters just going at it. Be it a raw combat or CGI-assisted set pieces, every punch and kick in these fights is a step in an intricate dance.
See more at MecaniqueFairy’s DeviantArtist page.
Everything Wrong With Twister In 15 Minutes Or Less
Conan’s Orange Is the New Black Cold Open
CONAN Highlight: Conan gears up for the ladies of Litchfield Correctional Facility with a special new beauty consultant.
The Office (US) | NO JOKES, ALL PLOT / Frame Toby [5×09]
The Office without the jokes. No yucks, no fluff, just the barest story essentials.
$24.99 at ThinkGeek.
BORDERLANDS: THE PRE-SEQUEL Moondance Highlights @ Comic Con
Couldn’t make it out for the Moondance a Nerdist Laser Tag with 2k Games and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel? Well, then check out what you missed in this awesome highlight video!
Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Night RECAP
On August 2nd, 2014, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles shell shocked Chukchansi Park in downtown Fresno. All four turtles in full costume were in attendance, Grizzlies’ Mascot Parker dressed as Master Splinter, the GForce gave away FREE pizza, and Ninja Turtle Themed Jerseys were auctioned off. Also, wait for the end…
These hipster style custom made undies are only available in Stormtrooper and Vader styles, but you may be able to ask Etsy shop Licorice and Cream if they can make you a Rebel Alliance version.
That’s all for today, folks! Be sure to check back tomorrow for more movie-related geekery.
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