Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find what it would have been like to see Batman in Watchmen; Oprah vs Ellen in a rap battle; Christmas lights set to Let It Go; a Groot swing; and every Stan Lee cameo. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
To kick things off today, Flavorwire has 10 Terrible American Remakes of Great Foreign Films.
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The Hobbit: The Complete Journey – Trailer
With Peter Jackson’s final chapter in the ‘Middle Earth Saga’, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies hitting theatres worldwide next week, I thought it would be fun to create a trailer that promotes his cinematic retelling of The Hobbit as a single epic piece.
Frozen Christmas Lights (Let It Go) 2014
Oprah vs Ellen. Epic Rap Battles of History Season 4.
The Avengers Sing Christmas Carols
Avengers ensemble! The heroes from the Marvel Cinematic Universe join in heart and song to wish you a Merry Christmas.
Groot Swing Set (Guardians of the Galaxy) – SUPER-FAN BUILDS
Every other week, some of Hollywood’s top prop makers build one-of-a-kind items for super-fans of comic books, video games, movies, and pop culture. This week, Groot from Guardians of the Galaxy gets turned into a swing set!
1)The Trial Of The Incredible Hulk
8)X-Men: The Last Stand
10)Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer
12)The Incredible Hulk
13)Iron Man 2
15)Captain America: The First Avengers
17)The Amazing Spider-Man
18)Iron Man 3
19 Thor: The Dark World
20)Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Season One
21)Captain America: The Winter Soldier
22)The Amazing Spider-Man 2
23)Guardians of the Galaxy
24)Big Hero 6
Actor Injuries That Made It Into The Movie
Writer and illustrator Austin Light recently shared a funny series of sketches from his notebook that reimagines movie titles with one letter removed. The idea started on reddit where users were asked to, “Pick a movie, remove one letter, give a brief description“.
As a daily art project, Light took the concept one step further, drawing a scene from the imaginary film. He also penned a brief synopsis for each. You can see the entire album on Imgur.
Dragon Ball Z: Light of Hope
Gohan & Trunks face off against the evil Androids to save as many human lives as possible in a world where all hope is lost. Being one of the last heroes left, young Trunks must grow up quickly and learn from his master, Gohan, so he can save the fate of world.
The Haunted Party
It’s Halloween night, and the Pregnantville crew’s party isn’t going very well — until a mysterious box arrives…
If You Give A Mouse A Cookie (SCARY TRAILER) | Gritty Reboots
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: RobotUnderdog2, GrittyReboots, Pregnantville, Flavorwire, TwistedSifter, ComicBook, Yahoo! Movies, AWE me, James Covenant, ERB, listentoourlights, Joel Walden and GeekxGirls.