Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find an honest trailer for Taken; Happy Days + Pulp Fiction; Jurassic Park + Parks And Recreation; and the top 10 most underrated films of 2014. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
To kick things off today, Jalopnik shows us the video CNN will play when the world ends.
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Video Game Themes (On the Spot)
Sonya Belousova and Tom Grey take a special request from one of their Indiegogo supporters and play some Video Game Themes: Halo, Skyrim, Chrono Cross, Final Fantasy, and BioShock.
Box of Lies with Nicole Kidman
Jimmy Fallon and Nicole Kidman take turns trying to stump each other about what item is hidden inside their mystery boxes.
Tales From the Crypt Intro In 3D
The respectful homage to the Tales from the Crypt TV show, added a modernized direction while staying true to the original creator’s vision by recreating the Intro sequence completely in CG to show their passion for the TV show and digital art.
Here’s the original for reference.
Real Life Peter Griffin Goes To NYCC 2014
25 Impressions of Historical Figures
Honest Trailers – Taken
America’s about to get Taken for the third time! So revisit the first two Takenings, which prove that Liam Neeson should pretty much stay out of Europe.
Jurassic Parks and Recreation
Pulpy Days – Pulp Fiction/Happy Days Mashup
Here is the intro for the 1995 TV pilot, Pulpy Days. The Pulp Fiction/Happy Days crossover ended up being one of the TV pilots that didn’t get picked to make more shows and became nothing.
Girl Challenges Gaston To An Arm Wrestling Match
Adam WarRock “Objection” [Phoenix Wright Rap]
Beat used: Just Blaze “I’m Talkin’ To You”
Top 10 Most Underrated Movies of 2014
2014 is in the rear-view mirror, and awards nominations are rolling in. The year certainly had some standout successes, but what about the gems no one saw? These are CineFix‘s picks for the Top 10 Most Underrated Movies of 2014.
Droids Of Star Wars
Star Wars 7 is around the corner, time to summarize the last 6 movies in remix.
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: Screen Junkies, Mikey Bolts, BOOM! Big Pants, PlayerPiano, Peyton Kays, Robert Jones, Thanks Mom Productions, Church of Halloween, Jalopnik, Adam WarRock, Eclectic Method, CineFix and The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.