Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find a paper version of the Guardians of the Galaxy trailer; Jaws in 60 seconds; Vin Diesel giving a taste of his break dance moves; the Halo theme in an empty church; a slow motion in movies supercut; and your favorite TV shows and movies as children’s books. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
To kick things off today, TheGuardian shows us how American sitcoms depict US cities.
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Guardians of the Galaxy Trailer – MADE OUT OF PAPER
I AM GROOT! (And I am in a world made of PAPER!)
Graphic designer Kevin Tiernan completed a mockup for some Guardians of the Galaxy records.
Guardians of the Galaxy Star Celebrates Film’s Opening by Heading to Walt Disney World Resort
How would you celebrate the fact that your latest blockbuster film is opening in theaters? Well, actor Djimon Hounsou, who played Korath in Guardians of the Galaxy (which hits theaters August 1) marked the day by visiting Walt Disney World Resort. Read more at the Disney Parks Blog.
Disney Parks Blog Fans Have a Blast at Guardians of the Galaxy Meet-Up at Walt Disney World Resort
More than 500 Disney Parks Blog readers were just treated to a sneak preview of Guardians of the Galaxy at Downtown Disney! Read more on the Disney Parks Blog.
Vin Diesel Gives a Taste of His Break Dance Moves
Halo Theme in an Empty Church
Max sings the Halo theme in an empty chapel in Switzerland.
Orlando Bloom (Legolas) Throwing Punches at Justin Bieber
Prince Ali (cover) – Phill Headway
Jaws in 60 seconds
How Did Soviet Psych Experiments Lead To Rocky? – Film School’d
15 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Back to the Future
Think you know Back to the Future? Well think again, as we present a list of obscure facts and little-known trivia from the beloved film.
Celebrity Netflix Queues: Hillary Clinton, Kim Kardashian
Jimmy takes a look at celebrity Netflix queues and tries to match the movie titles to their famous identities.
Super Epic Wrestling Time
An action packed royal rumble kicks off on Spoofs, featuring ghost wrestling superstars, robocop, superman, the transformers & some retro arcade legends.
Why It’s So Hard to Survive Comic-Con
There’s so much to love about San Diego Comic-Con, from the big movies and games to the cosplayers. So how did it end up feeling so miserable? We break it down.
FREDDIEW & CM PUNK in Nerdist Laser Tag Highlights! – Nerdist @ SDCC
Don’t miss Chris Hardwick, Matt Mira, Jessica Chobot, Freddie Wong, CM Punk, Randy Pitchford, The Hillywood Show, Jessica Nigri and more battle it out at Petco Park at Nerdist and 2K’s Borderlands Laser Tag during San Diego International Comic-Con.
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: Disney Parks, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, IGN, mashed, io9, IndieWire, Nerdist, The Verge, TheGuardian, 1A4STUDIO, CineFix, phillheadway, koutakis lifters and rdub205.