SR Geek Picks: Ken Burns’ ‘World War Z’, Geek ABCs, Pixar Infographics & More

Published 2 years ago by , Updated June 28th, 2014 at 3:49 pm,

Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find a Game Of Thrones Captial One commercial; fake video game covers with Elijah Wood; a Monster’s University roundtable; Ken Burns’ World War Z; and a search for JJ Abrams. 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!


Remember 1990

Back again! This time it’s 1990.


Monsters University Roundtable with Charlie Day and Chris Hardwick

During his pilgrimage to Pixar, Chris Hardwick sat down to a roundtable discussion with Writer/Director Dan Scanlon and actors Charlie Day and Peter Sohn to discuss Monsters University, the much anticipated prequel to Monsters, Inc.

Watch the full video:


Pixar Movies As Infographics

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Monsters University, which comes out today, is a prequel to Monsters, Inc. that looks back at where our scary friends got their start. So Vulture decided to also look back, at the Pixar franchises that came before it. And because everyone loves math and graphs, they decided to do so via infographics. They examine the difference between a bug’s life and A Bug’s Life, how Brave’s Princess Merida resembled Game of Thrones’ Stark kids, what Wall-E was really about, the breakdown of ingredients in Ratatouille’s ratatouille, and more.


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    • ROBOT JOX!!!!!!

  1. Ok let’s have a crack…Aan (sp?), Batman, (no) Clue, Doctor Who, Ewok, Fantastic 4, Godzilla, Harry Potter, Inspector Gadget, Jack?, Kickass, Legolas, Magneto, Nerd?, Optimus Prime, Princess Leia, Bleez from Red Lanterns?, Ryashi? Rishi? Revengeance? Spock, Thor, Ummmmm?, Venom, Wolverine, Xena (thought it was a dude for a sec), Yoda and Zorro

  2. N and U?

    • N: Napoleon Dynamite

      U: Ultramarine

      Q qnd R?

      • R: Raiden (Metal Gear)

        Q: Queen of Blades (Star Craft)

  3. WOW!!! thanks for the GoT spoilers…

    • The books arent finished yet, so its not a spoiler. :)