Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find Robert Timberlake Jr; creating Gimli’s bearded axe; the tastiest form of Bond; a chestburster necklace; and a Gollum night light. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
If you have any Geek Picks of your own, please send them to srgeekpicks(at)gmail(dot)com and you may be featured on a future post!
To kick things off today, Topless Robot has The Ten Most Dated Superheroes (That Are Actually Still Around).
Dorkly tells us Why Iron Man Doesn’t Ask Any of the Avengers For Help.
Suits That Fly (Justin Timberlake/Iron Man Mashup)
IRON MAN 3 and JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE’S “SUIT AND TIE”
Forging Gimli’s Bearded Axe (Lord of the Rings) – MAN AT ARMS
Every week our master swordsmith and renowned propmaster, Tony Swatton, forges iconic weapons using high-speed belt grinders, scorching furnaces, and pounding power hammers. Then he takes his weapon to the streets to bust up some stuff.
This week creates Gimli’s Bearded Axe out of Damascus steel.
- Night light shaped like Gollum from Lord of the Rings
- Hand painted with intricate details
- Includes 5 watt bulb and swivel plug
- Size: 3″ x 4-1/4″ x 1″ (7.6 cm x 10.8 cm x 2.5 cm)
Only $19.95 from NeatoShop.com.
Made by Kidacity.
$39.99 at ThinkGeek.com.
Awesomely Graphic Ultra Violent Movies!
WARNING: MIND-SHATTERING GRAPHIC VIOLENCE. Tom Fonss shows his sick & twisted side by picking the 10 most violent movies.
Created by Rich-K & Big J 90% is completed so far. About 150,000 bricks and 1700 mini-figures.
DOCTOR WHO DATING: Two Hearts: Part 2 – Just Cos Gallifrey One 2013
While at the 2013 Gallifrey One Doctor Who convention, Chloe Dykstra played cosplay matchmaker with a little segment she called Two Hearts.
Return of the Jedi 30th Anniversary Celebration at the Egyptian Theatre
On May the 4th, 2013, fans gathered at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood for an all-day celebration of Return of the Jedi, featuring costumed characters, screenings, and special guests.
38 Common Spelling and Grammar Errors – mental_floss on YouTube (Ep.9)
A weekly show hosted by John Green, where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, John looks at common spelling and grammar errors such as “Stationery vs. Stationary,” “Good vs. Well” and “Loose vs. Lose.”
That’s all for today, folks! Be sure to check back tomorrow for more movie-related geekery.