Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find Game Of Thrones characters as alcoholic drinks; Kermit the Frog takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge; 17 people you see at every nerd convention; a space opera movie supercut; and a sweded trailer for Sin City 2. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
To kick things off today, a N.J. duo have started a ‘Superheroes 4 Hire’ business.
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The First Official Dancing Groot Toy
Via Ryan Penagos.
Kermit the Frog Takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Kermit the Frog participated in the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). Kermit accepted the challenge from WWE CEO Vince McMahon and named three Muppets Most Wanted co-stars—Tina Fey, Ty Burrell, and Ricky Gervais—to take the challenge.
Top 10 Science Fiction Haiku
Science Fiction Haiku you can share with the world… Maybe our weirdest sketch yet. In the future- more Future Lou, and more Trailer Whisperers!
GTA 5 – THE LONGEST RPG SHOT EVER! (GTA 5 Online World Record Kill)
An important message from the Brainrelish Safety Council.
Game of Thrones S4 Retro Gaming Style
Assassin’s Creed: Stone Age
A third Assassin’s Creed game is coming this year! “Assassin’s Creed: AC / BC” stars Ook, the very first assassin. This Stone Age hero must fight off the Neandertemplars with a variety of cool weapons, including Rock, Stick, and Dirt.
Sin City: A Dame To Kill For Sweded Trailer
Just another Saturday Night in Sin City… Or maybe not, because there’s no green screens, no special effects in this version of the Sin City: A Dame to Kill For trailer. Crazy, but we had to give it a try!!
Cook it Now: With The Cookinator EP08 Crunchy Chinese 5 Spice Pork
The Cookinator battles some robots and then cooks some pork, crunchy pork, Chinese 5 spice pork to be specific. So check this recipe out.
Captain Planet Trailer
Triple Date (INTERACTIVE with Jason Horton)
Interactive Triple Date! You decide what happens next…
I’m Sorry, Dave – Space Opera Movie Supercut
Jedis, Vulcans, and astronauts of every stripe venture into the unknown in a galaxy far, far away. We love everything about space operas like Guardians of the Galaxy, Star Wars, Star Trek, Prometheus, and Serenity. They’re big; they’re majestic, and we can’t get enough of them.
Jacked: The Pulk Will See You Now
Jack Pullman, an outside salesman with everyday problems, transforms into “The Pulk” in common stressful situations.
“It’s not easy being drunk all of the time.”
Robin Williams – “Seize the Day” – by Melodysheep
A musical tribute to the great Robin Williams.
That’s all for today, folks! Be sure to check back tomorrow for more movie-related geekery.
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