Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find that Pacific Rim dirty joke we’ve all been thinking; a “Blurred Lines” Cosby Show theme; a Wrong Monster where Alien, E.T. and Pacific Rim get replaced; Sorkinisms II: The Sequel; and a TON of Star Wars. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
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EVERYTHING You Need to Know About Comic-Con 2013!
Comic-Con gets bigger and bigger every year, and we’ve got the rundown on all the biggest panels and events for Comic-Con 2013!
Blurred Lines Cosby Show Theme
You’re the hottest Huxtable in this place.
Game of Thrones Legos
Game of Thrones Legos are a real thing! Plus, you can vote for which characters should be included in the next series!
Vote here! http://goo.gl/xQEUy
Verily, a New Hope.
The story of Star Wars, as originally written by William Shakespeare.
In glorious iambic pentameter with twenty Elizabethen-esque illustrations.
This IS the book you’re looking for.
$14.95 at ThinkGeek.
ANDY RICHTER Force Ghost: Star Wars Course of the Force Episode 5
With Course of the Force nearly upon him and still no lightsaber in hand, Chris Hardwick takes a break to clear his head and receives some guidance from an unlikely Force ghost…Andy Richter!
FREDDIEW & ROBERT KIRKMAN: Revenge of the Kirkman: Star Wars Course of the Force Ep 6
Having discovered the whereabouts of the missing lightsaber, Chris Hardwick heads to the final showdown with Robert Kirkman and bumps into Freddie Wong (FREDDIEW) along the way.
CHRIS COLFER & ALEXIS DENISOF kick-off Course of the Force 2013 – Day 1 Highlights
GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE to EMBARCADERO – Course of the Force: Day 2 Recap
Star Wars Cantina Karaoke w/ BILLY DEE WILLIAMS & PATTON OSWALT: Course of the Force
Documented in a galaxy not so far away and shot on the Samsung Galaxy S 4, Lando Calrissian (Billy Dee Williams) hits up Karaoke Night at everyone’s favorite hive of Star Wars scum and villainy, the Cantina on Tatooine! Lando performs a stirring rendition of WEST COAST, with a few appearances from some friends from this galaxy…Jason Schwartzman, Patton Oswalt, Carrie Keagan, Chris Hardwick and Mike Phirman!
Watch the Making of:
Download the song!
Family Fun at Celebration Europe
Think Star Wars Celebration Europe is just for grownups? Not at all! Star Wars Celebrations offer fun for every member of the family.
DIY LEGO Boba Fett Clutch
This DIY project was a bit of a crafting adventure for me! I’ve always wanted to try making a LEGO purse so here’s my version, with a little Star Wars twist! Of course. ;)
In this graphic by Fabian Gonzalez, letters are imbued with the force of different Star Wars characters chosen for the initial of their first name. Can you name them all?
Sorkinisms II: The Sequel
Can we please stop walking? My feet are killing me.
Previously: Sorkinisms Supercut [June 2012]
Alien, E.T. and Pacific Rim Get Replaced! – WRONG MONSTER
Lost in deep space, the crew of the Nostromo encounters something terrifying
… and SO DARN CUTE! Elliott adopts an intergalactic bounty hunter. And
when the human race is threatened by hideous monsters, they build robots to
clean up the mess.
PACIFIC RIM JOB
That’s all for today, folks! Be sure to check back tomorrow for more movie-related geekery.