Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find an honest trailer for X-Men Origins: Wolverine; a look at Bruce Willis’ new look; a Pacific Rim rap; Nicolas Cage as Disney Princesses; unemployed Disney Villain Resumes; and a supercut of people in movies watching movies. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
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Bruce Willis Has a Bold New Look
Bruce returns to Late Night with Jimmy Fallon sporting an incredible amount of hair and a new film, Red 2.
On the Set: Frozen World: R.I.P.D.
Get a behind the scenes look at the making of RIPD‘s opening effect in this Nerdist video. See how the filmmakers made Ryan Reynolds’ final moment on this Earth a Frozen World.
Gipsy Danger (Pacific Rim Rap)
Free download: http://www.adamwarrock.com/?p=3536
Beat used: DJ Babu “DS3 Intro”
Sweded Web Shooters
Spider-Man doesn’t need another origin story. But we couldn’t resist a chance to make our own homemade web shooters and swing across a cardboard city. Watch our recreation of the Spider-Man (2002) scene where Peter Parker learns to use his web shooters.
Watch the Homemade VS. Original, side by side
Watch the Behind The Scenes
Carrie Fisher at Star Wars Celebration
Princess Leia herself, Carrie Fisher, is coming to Star Wars Celebration Europe. In this special trailer, take a look at some of her greatest moments from Celebrations past!
Mandalorian Mercs storm Pacific Beach w/ Alison Haislip: Course of the Force 2013: Day 7 Recap
Day 7 concluded in Pacific Beach, CA, with hosts Alex Albrecht, Ashley Eckstein and Alison Haislip.
Stop by CHUCK JONES GALLERY during COMIC-CON! – Course of the Force 2013
If you’re making it down to San Diego Comic-Con this year, then Matt Mira wants you to make a trip to the Course of the Force space at the Chuck Jones Gallery to check out some great art and some equally cool technology from Samsung.
Everything is better with a Nic Cage head. Everything.
Check out the full gallery at Buzzfeed.
At the end of their movies, these Disney villains find themselves out of a job. Their evil plans have been thwarted, their life’s work (however villainous) has been snuffed out. So what do they do after their adversaries (otherwise known as some of our favorite characters) get to live happily ever after? We think they might have to look for new places to use their very special sets of skills. And to get a new job, you need a great resume.
Oh My Disney has the full gallery.
When asked by BuzzFeed if there would be a sequel, director Anthony C. Ferrante had this to say:
“Uh, no one’s called me yet, but I wouldn’t be surprised if it would be on its way soon,” he said with a laugh. “I mean, what do you do after Sharknado? You’ve got to up the ante.”
Movies in movies: A montage
A celebration of cinema within cinema. Clip and music sources below.
Honest Trailers – X-Men Origins: Wolverine
The Wolverine is coming out next weekend, and while it looks better than X-Men Origins: Wolverine, so do most types of skin rash. We revisit the massive letdown that ruined the most badass member of the X-Men.
Actor Aaron Paul posted this picture on Instagram of a fan’s Breaking Bad tattoo.
That’s all for today, folks! Be sure to check back tomorrow for more movie-related geekery.
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