Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find what you missed by not playing GTA V; Game of Thrones in the hood; and Cookie Lyon visiting Sesame Street. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
To kick things off today, Flavorwire has 10 Memorable WWE Wrestlers’ Movie Roles, Ranked.
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GTA V – What You Missed By Not Playing (Spoilers)
The Daily Show – Peter Dinklage
Peter Dinklage shares how being a Game of Thrones character has led to some disturbing interactions with strangers.
Sesame Street Promo – SNL
Game Of Thrones In The Hood
In a new episode guest directed by John Singleton, Game of Thrones introduces viewers to South Centros.
Game of Thrones vs Hollywood
Costume historian Sarah Lorraine put together these comparisons about what “historically accurate” Disney princesses would actually look like. You can read much more about each one and their time periods in her blog “Truly Historically Accurate Disney Princesses” Part 1 and Part 2.
HDD and Floppy Music: Nirvana – Smells Like Teen Spirit
If Avengers: Age of Ultron Came Out In 1995
BIOSHOCK (Honest Game Trailers)
From the developer that brought you one of the most influential and revolutionary first-person shooter games ever, comes System Shock 2: Under Water. Bioshock!
Honest Trailers – Daredevil (2003)
House of Cards in 3 Minutes
House of Cards – a pulse-pounding political thriller pulling the curtain back on the dirty politics of Washington. Also, it features a hacker guinea pig.
Email in Real Life
Email in Real Life, the sequel to Conference Call in Real Life.
The Matrix: Up Close
Here’s a film that needs no long introduction. The cultural juggernaut that solidified the concept of Bullet Time and thus spawned countless parodies and imitations. Let’s take a closer look at The Matrix (1999).
That’s all for today, folks! Be sure to check back tomorrow for more movie-related geekery.
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