SR Geek Picks: Micro Machines Guy Oscars Recap, Best Godzilla Movies and More

Published 8 months ago by , Updated March 3rd, 2014 at 8:59 pm,

Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find Adam Sandler & Drew Barrymore singing a touching love song about being in a romantic comedy together every 10 years; an Oscars recap of the nine Best Picture nominees with the Micro Machines Guy; Van Damme doing his epic splits in zero gravity; the top 10 TV families; and a real life Gambit. 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 could be featured in a future post!

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Oscars Recap with the Micro Machines Guy

Jimmy Fallon welcomes John Moschitta Jr., the Micro Machines guy, to do a recap of the nine Best Picture nominees.

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Fusion vs. Fission

When a science-mad A.I. system (voiced by GLaDOS actress Ellen McLain) is installed at NASA, two hapless computer technicians learn the process behind nuclear fusion in the Sun, and how it differs from fission.

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Real Life Gambit

Introducing Javier Jarquin, the Card Ninja. More than just a sleight of hand, the tricks Jav is throwing are on another level. In the latest Pepsi Max Unbelievable video, we put the Card Ninja and his cards to the test with some explosive consequences.

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Van Damme – Zero Gravity Split

He did it before – on trees, ropes, chairs, kitchen countertops and even between two driving trucks…

…but this is the new level.

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Game of Thrones Season 4 Trailer – Everybody Wants to Rule the World

An unofficial Game of Thrones trailer made by a fan for Season 4, premiering April 6th, 2014.

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Top 10 TV Families

They’re loving, caring, or just plain dysfunctional. Join WatchMojo.com as they count down their picks for the top 10 TV families.

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8 Mind-Blowing Connections Between the Works of Joss Whedon – After Hours

It’s the little things that make us love Joss Whedon.

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Pokemon Red/Blue/Yellow – Team Rocket Hideout Acapella

An original a-cappella arrangement of the Team Rocket Hideout theme from Pokemon R/B/Y.

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DALE EARNHARDT JR. JR. “All Your Base”: Music Video – Nerdist Exclusive

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. pay musical homage the viral web classic “All Your Base Are Belong To Us” in this animated music video.

Get the Song Here.

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Top 10 Godzilla Movies

Rev up the tanks and prepare the rocket launcher, Godzilla is coming to town! With a badass new trailer out for the new Godzilla movie, join WatchMojo.com as they count down their picks for the top 10 Godzilla movies of all time.

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Cash Back Gladiator (Everyday Scandal Ep. 3 of 3)

For those of you dying to know what Olivia Pope does when she’s not fixing problems, here’s a look at her every day life (she’s still fixing things).

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Missing Scene From The Shawshank Redemption?!

You may think you know everything about The Shawshank Redemption, but we’re pretty sure you didn’t notice this pivotal performance!

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Adam Sandler & Drew Barrymore: The “Every 10 Years” Song

Adam Sandler & Drew Barrymore sing a touching love song about being in a romantic comedy together every 10 years.

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Obama: ‘We’re building Iron Man’

President Obama had some fun during a White House manufacturing innovation event, announcing an “Iron Man” development.

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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: CNNAbove AverageCineFix, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Nerdist, Smooth McGrooveCrackedWatchMojo.comLady Dog TrailersLinh MaiPepsi Max UK and NASA Spitzer.

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  1. Game of thrones video has been yanked by HBO…

  2. I get sandler’s going for the whole “laid back joe everyman”…but dude, you’re a guest on THE TONIGHT SHOW…have some respect, if not for yourself, the audience, or jimmy fllon, then at least for the legacy the tonight show represents…this isn’t one of your movies, okay…sometimes, you need to try