Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find Leonard Nimoy as a pancake; a video-essay examining various themes in the work of the Coen brothers; Marry Poppins if she was death metal singer; and superheroes posing on skyscrapers. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
To kick things off, BrozLife shows us what a Star Wars-themed NFL would look like.
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Leonard Nimoy…as a pancake
Thank you, Mr. Spock.
13 Bad Guys
Secret Tarantino flick?!
Dragon Ball XenoVerse Drives Nerdist SUPER SAIYAN!
A couple of every day frustrations at the Nerdist Offices causes some ‘explosive’ reactions in Jessica Chobot, Dan Casey, and Malik Forté…
This short video-essay examines various themes present in the work of the Coen brothers. While other essays have assembled several recurring visual tropes: elevators, dogs, dream sequences, bathrooms etc., this essay has the characters talk to one another across the films so we can more clearly hear the Coens’ dominant concerns: identity, miscommunication and morality. Taken as a trinity, these elements indicate that the Coens’ true subject is the search for value in a random and amoral universe.
Mary Poppins Sings Death Metal
Superheroes on Skyscrapers – Benjamin Von Wong
*Warning: Do not attempt on your own.”
Photographer Hrjoe has been having fun setting up his superhero toys in silly and fantastic situations.
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Dragon Ball Z: Light of Hope – Pilot
That’s all for today, folks! Be sure to check back tomorrow for more movie-related geekery.