SR Geek Picks: ‘Captain America’ Problems, Honest ‘Game of Thrones’ Trailer and More

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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 retold via old-school 8-bit; a movie trailer voice drive-thru prank; an honest trailer for Game Of Thrones; some leftover April Fool’s pranks from ThinkGeek and everything wrong with Captain America: The First Avenger. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!

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!

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Movie Trailer Voice Drive-Thru Prank

Break is changing the way people look at pranks with its inaugural “Prank it Fwd” week of positive pranks. They’re revisiting one of our most requested pranks by giving these unsuspecting strangers a lunch hour to remember. As they go to place their drive-thru orders, no one would expect the voice they’d hear on the other end.

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If Disney Movies Were Written For Twentysomethings

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You’ve got a friend zone in me.

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Billy Dee Williams’ Final Dance

Upset about the news that Billy Dee Williams had to withdraw from Dancing with the Stars, Jimmy Fallon invites him to perform one last dance with a very hairy partner.

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Info Minute: Game of Thrones

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Honest Trailers – Game of Thrones

The return of Game of Thrones is upon us! Watch as the Screen Junkies break down the most perfect mix of history, D&D, and porn ever made!! PLUS, for the first time ever, they’re offering this Honest Trailer in two versions: SPOILER and NON-SPOILER!! All men must choose!

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The Hobbit – 8 Bit Cinema

CineFix presents The Hobbit retold via old-school 8-bit (or, in this case, 16-bit ;)) game tech. No quarters or controllers required!

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Star Trek’s Michael Dorn for Rosetta Stone: Klingon

Klingon may be a difficult language for humans to wrap their smooth heads around, but now Rosetta Stone has made it even easier to avoid the constant threat of saying the wrong thing and accidentally landing in a battle to the death. Let language expand your universe, and boldly go where many others have before!

Michael Dorn, Mr. Worf himself, introduces the latest in Rosetta Stone’s language learning programs – Klingon!

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Star Trek U.S.S. Enterprise Flying Disc

Throw the saucer section and, as it spins, it pulls the rest of the U.S.S. Enterprise along for the ride.

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Flux Capacitor Car Charger

This is what makes phone charging possible.

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What Would Anchorman 2 Look Like As A Serious Drama?

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Girls Night Out ft. Kate McKinnon & Aidy Bryant (Monkey Love Ep. 4 of 6)

Ms. Pickles ventures out to the club with her best girlfriends who can’t get over the fact that she gets all the hot guys. What are they doing wrong?

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Spider-Man In Real Life

For their latest mission, Improv Everywhere brought Spider-Man to life by having a stunt performer in costume jump off a 20-story building in Midtown Manhattan, surprising the random New Yorkers on the street below.

Go behind the scenes.

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Everything Wrong With Captain America: The First Avenger

With the new Captain America adventure headed to theaters in America soon (earlier than that for international markets), it seemed only smart to turn the sin cannon on the franchise’s first film. That… and the fact that you’ve been pestering us to do this film for ages.

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You’ll Need To Assemble $113M To Buy Captain America’s Avengers Mansion

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With the star-spangled hero’s new movie hitting theaters this week, Movoto figured out how much Steve Rogers’ super-home would cost in the real world.

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Sibling-wed Game with Scott and Chris Evans

Jimmy Fallon asks Chris Evans’ brother, Scott, to come out and play the sibling-wed game, where each brother is asked the same question and they must try to give the same answer.

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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: BuzzFeedMovotoThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonAbove AverageImprov EverywhereCinemablendCinemaSinsThinkGeekCineFixBreak and Screen Junkies.

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  1. Disney posters and Avengers mansion were great. Boy Story on the Disney posters is the story of my life. Damn friend zone.