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 Frozen; the origin of Matthew McConaughey’s ‘Alright, Alright, Alright’; what The Legend Of Zelda would look like if it had cops; Street Fighter Red Tape: Chun-Li; and everything wrong with Days of Thunder in 8 minutes or less. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
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The Origin Of Matthew McConaughey’s ‘Alright, Alright, Alright’
Matthew McConaughey’s cry of “alright, alright, alright” was a big hit at the 86th Academy Awards last night when he uttered it after winning the best actor award for Dallas Buyers Club.
If The Legend of Zelda Had Cops
Break pots, not laws.
Politics (The Idiot’s Guide to Smart People Ep. 1 of 3)
“Politics” is the smart person word for “yelling about the government.”
Skyfall Rises (Bond Meets Bane)
MI6 has been compromised and M lets a computer hard drive fall into the hands of a masked mercenary called Bane, a former MI6 operative. Bond is driven out of retirement to face a terrorist so physically strong he broke Batman.
26 Outrageous Truths About Children’s Television
A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, John looks behind the scenes of some our favorite children’s television programs.
Honest Trailers – Frozen
Frozen melted the hearts of audiences everywhere – and drove them crazy with its catchy songs. Now, relive the smash movie musical in the first animated Honest Trailer EVER!!
The Craziest Laws From Around The World
What You Missed By Not Playing DARK SOULS (Spoilers)
Curious what Dark Souls is all about, but can’t fit the game in? You’re in luck! Joshua Quail walks you through what you missed by not playing!
Street Fighter Red Tape: Chun-Li
Is Chun-Li dressed too provocatively to fight? Feat. Lilan Bowden.
The Wolf of Wall Street Chest Thump Mix
Everything Wrong With Days of Thunder In 8 Minutes Or Less
With Aaron Paul’s Need For Speed fast approaching (yeah, cars, bitch!), we thought we’d hit a couple ‘fast car’ movies in our quest to chart the world’s movie sins. We started with the Tom Cruise “classic” racing film, Days Of Thunder.
Iron Man, Thor & Captain America Fight from The Avengers – Sweded
What better way to bring a team together than with an epic smack-down!?! Thor, Iron Man and Captain America really get to know each other here! We re-created this scene shot-for shot using homemade materials.
The Working Dead Episode 1
Season 1 Episode 1 “Welcome To My Home”
Anyone need any tape? Just pull.
That’s all for today, folks! Be sure to check back tomorrow for more movie-related geekery.
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