Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find out what would happen if the Street Fighter and Lord of the Rings casts were gender-swapped; what it’s like to be Batman; 10 reasons why Halloween is awesome; and the bookends Darth Vader would use. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!

To kick things off today, WhatCulture has the 10 Simpsons Characters Who Might Die In Season 26 Premiere.

BuzzFeed has 21 Real Life Places That Are Basically Westeros.

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!

First Person Batman

Ever wondered what it’s like being Batman? What does a typical run look like for the Dark Knight? Check out this action-packed short video inspired by the new Batman: Arkham Origins video game!

Angry Birds Pumpkin Carving

Thanks to SR Reader Koa for sharing.

Ordinary Batman Pumpkin Carving

Halloween Conference Call

Freddy, Jason, Leatherface, Michael Myers, and Jigsaw brainstorm!

10 Reasons Halloween Is Awesome

Free candy and hookers makes for a holiday.

NEXT PAGE: ‘The Lord of the Rings’ and ‘Street Fighter’ gender-swapped…

If the Street Fighter Cast Were Gender-Swapped…

“The Cast of Street Fighter decide to take a break from fighting to enjoy a nice meal, only to be interrupted….”

If the Lord of the Rings Cast Were Gender-Swapped…

Head over to BuzzFeed for the full cast.

Dunhaming – A Girls Parody

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A show about finding yourself … by becoming someone else.

Workaholics Is Better In German

CONAN Highlight: Workaholics is airing in Germany now, but every word out of Adam’s mouth seems incredibly angry.

Star Wars Imperial Seal Bookends

NEXT PAGE: Robert De Niro at age 70 vs. De Niro in age 70 make-up…

De Niro vs. De Niro

Robert De Niro at age 70 vs. Robert De Niro in age 70 make-up for Once Upon a Time in America.

PAX Prime: Cosplayers, Fans, and Developers, OH MY! – Nerdist News

Join Nerdist News correspondent Brian Walton (@r2b2walton) as he talks with guests, cosplayers, and game makers alike at this year’s PAX Prime to find out what makes it stand out from other conventions. Also check out exclusive interviews with developers of upcoming games like “Compulsion”, “FORCED”, “Aaru’s Awakening” and more!


It’s PAX Prime 2013! In this Cosplay Confidential we follow Katie Ash as she prepares her Gaige (Borderlands 2) cosplay for PAX, and tells us the impact cosplay has had on her life.

2001: A Space Odyssey – The Making of a Myth [Documentary]

That’s all for today, folks! Be sure to check back tomorrow for more movie-related geekery.

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