Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find a Totoro inspired ball gown; Will Arnett reading school closings as Batman; some ’90′s Rogue and Gambit cosplay; Ryu from Street Fighter describing what he’s saying when he fights; some lessons in ruthlessness from Frank Underwood; and Jimmy Fallon and Will Smith take us through the history of hip-hop dances. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
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Evolution of Hip-Hop Dancing (w/ Jimmy Fallon & Will Smith)
Jimmy and Will Smith take us through the history of hip-hop dances.
Jimmy’s $100 Tonight Show Bet
Now that he’s the host of The Tonight Show, Jimmy collects on his $100 bet with friends.
Iris cosplaying as what she called a “Totoro-inspired Ball Gown.”
This cosplay features Hopie as Rogue and her good friend Michael DeVillar as Gambit. These are costumes they’ve both been wanting to try for years and finally managed to get them together to debut at Dallas Comic Con’s Sci-Fi Expo.
Will Arnett Reads School Closings as Batman
As a kid, the only thing cooler than hearing that school is canceled – is hearing that school is canceled from Batman. So Lego Batman himself Will Arnett announces actual school closings.
Rhaegal Dragon Egg Leggings
Black Milk just announced the release date for their Game of Thrones collection: March 11 at 9am AEST.
The Apprentice ft. Josh Meyers (Charles, Your Hangover Ep. 6 of 6)
Charles trains an apprentice to be a professional hangover.
Street Fighter Red Tape: Ryu
Think it’s hard being Ryu in the video game Street Fighter? Try understanding what he’s saying. Featuring Mark-Paul Gosselaar.
Lessons In Ruthlessness From Frank Underwood
Even if you haven’t finished binge-watching season 2 yet, here’s your (spoiler free) compilation of the best advice Washington’s most cutthroat fictional politician has to offer.
Top 10 Pranks from The Office (U.S. version)
The list is endless… Join WatchMojo.com as they count down their picks for the top 10 pranks from The Office (U.S. version).
The Bobsled Song
Song by Sidney Mills & Jon Notar, and Groove Guild.
Download the Bobsled Song at BobsledSong.com and press play the exact moment our Jamaican Bobsled Team begins their big race this Sunday. You’ll be amazed how the song syncs perfectly with the rhythms of the bobsled track itself.
Surprise Torch Run
We staged a fake torch run in the middle of Manhattan, giving random New Yorkers a chance to carry the flame. A performer posing as an injured athlete asked people on the street to help her by carrying the torch around the block. Once the New Yorkers rounded the corner, they were surprised by a huge mob of people cheering and a TV news crew. Enjoy the video first and then go behind the scenes with our mission report and photos.
10 Biggest Best Picture Oscar Snubs
Fans get indignant when their favorite movies are passed over at awards season. These Best Picture Oscar burns were big enough to be felt through the ages.
FIREFLY After Show – Episode 1
Firefly veterans John and Ann are joined by Firefly virgin Kaori who is watching the show for the first time!
That’s all for today, folks! Be sure to check back tomorrow for more movie-related geekery.
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