Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find a TIE fighter short film; an honest game trailer for Mario Party 10; and how The Battle Of The Five Armies should have ended. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
To kick things off CollegeHumor has 8 Meme Origins That CHANGE EVERYTHING.
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Groot vs. Hodor Rap Battle
TIE Fighter – short film
What if there was an Empire-focussed short Star Wars animation, drawn with the crazy detail and shading of classic 80s anime that’s all but vanished from Japan nowadays?
The X-Files is coming back to FOX — here’s why
More than 13 years after its last season, The X-Files is coming back to TV in a six-episode run starring David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson. It’s just one of many nostalgia-laden TV shows returning to the airs, be it Twin Peaks or even Heroes… Heroes.
MARIO PARTY 10 (Honest Game Trailers)
From the company that spent more time raising you than your parents ever did, comes the same friendship-ruining action from Smash Bros. without all the fun game play to distract you from your hate!
How The Battle Of The Five Armies Should Have Ended (feat. Screen Junkies)
Let us HISHE the Hobbit, one last time…
Honest Trailers – The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (feat. HISHE)
OK Go – Red Star Macalline Commercial
Super Troopers 2 – Official Indiegogo Campaign Video
The time is meow. Help Broken Lizard Industries make Super Troopers 2. Score some killer perks and contribute now at supertroopers2movie.com.
Pie Golf with Bubba Watson and January Jones
Jimmy Fallon and Bubba Watson get a pie smashed in their face by January Jones each time their opponent successfully hits a target with a golf ball.
Every Tom Hanks Movie in 8 Minutes (with Tom Hanks and James Corden)
James Corden and Tom Hanks act out snippets from Tom’s illustrious film career, from Big to the Toy Story movies.
Dark Lord Funk – Harry Potter Parody of “Uptown Funk”
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: KFaceTV, The Late Late Show with James Corden, OtaKing77077, OK Go, Broken Lizard Industries, Screen Junkies, Smosh Games, The Verge, How It Should Have Ended, CollegeHumor and The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.