SR Geek Picks: Go Pro Superman Flight, TMNT Slash Fan-Art and More

Published 1 year ago by , Updated May 3rd, 2014 at 7:43 am,

Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find the censored version of Up; Superman with a GoPro camera; Kermit the Frog sings his classic song “It’s Not Easy Being Green” with a little help from Jimmy Fallon; a supercut of perfectly centered Wes Anderson scenes; and parents really singing “Love Is An Open Door” from Disney’s Frozen. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!

If you have any Geek Picks of your own, please send them to srgeekpicks(at)gmail(dot)com and you could be featured in a future post!


Superman With a GoPro


Kermit the Frog and Jimmy Fallon: It’s Not Easy Being Green

Kermit sings his classic song “It’s Not Easy Being Green” with a little help from Jimmy.


Kermit the Frog Has a Gift for Jimmy

Kermit talks about one big advantage he has on St. Patrick’s Day and presents a special gift to Jimmy after the two talk about the famous Muppet pipes outside Studio 6B.


Popular Mathematics: Michael Moore, Rob Ford, Elton John

In an effort to make basic math more relatable to kids, Jimmy breaks down some basic arithmetic using pop culture references.


The Politican ft. Tim Meadows (Monkey Love Ep. 2 of 6)

Ms. Pickles has a secret rendezvous with a United States Senator (Tim Meadows).


Fan Made Slash

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by SvenJuhlin

When I first heard that a remake of the TMNT movie was in production, I was eager to do my own version of one of the turtles. As a kid I watched a lot of TMNT on the “cartoon network” and I’m really looking forward to the remake of it, even though the thought of it all scares me a bit. I decided to do one of the characters who have not been given that much attention in the series yet, and that is Slash. I have added some elements and removed some and made ​​it to something that I can call my own version of him. Hope you enjoy it, I had a lot of fun making him. Thanks to Dan Calvert for the feedback you gave me!



Who knew that the raw, uncut version of Pixar’s UP had so much filth? Let me know in the comments what I should censor next!


Detroit School Choir Covers ‘Happy’ by Pharrell Williams


Do Your Favorite Childhood Snacks Still Taste As Good?

Some things should remain in the 90s…


A Supercut Of Perfectly Centered Wes Anderson Scenes

Did you know that Wes Anderson characters can’t move diagonally? They also don’t really stray too far from the center of the frame — or so it seems in this short by Kogonada, who compiles a slew of moments from the director’s career where a simple imaginary line down the middle cuts the person or thing occupying that space into two equal parts. After watching this, you’ll surely be on the hunt for more such moments.


Parents really sing Love Is An Open Door from Disney’s Frozen

No lip-syncing, but we’re also not as good-looking as those people, so…
We were on our way to the movies on date night and did this before we went in. (Parked of course, safety first!) Please forgive the mistakes, this was just for fun!


30 Surprising Facts About STAR TREK II: THE WRATH OF KHAN You Didn’t Know

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Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan is the best Star Trek movie ever, but most people don’t know much about how it was made. The film celebrated it’s thirtieth anniversary last year. In a (belated) celebration of the classic film, here are 30 things you probably don’t know about Wrath of Khan.


Super Mario Bros 2 – Overworld Theme Acapella

An original a-cappella arrangement of the Overworld theme from Super Mario Bros 2.


Madonna Khalessi

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Even Madonna wants to be Daenerys Targaryen, Mother of Dragons. Madonna wore the ensemble for Purim, an annual Jewish festival. Costumes are part of celebrating the holiday, and she even included tiny dragons in the right colors.


How to Get Out of Jury Duty

You don’t have to serve Jury Duty. Avoid your civic responsibility with Mr. Forthright’s help.



That’s all for today, folks! Be sure to check back tomorrow for more movie-related geekery.

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  1. Where can i buy this Superman costume again?

  2. It’s like SR read the posts with people moaning about Frozen cover songs and posted another one just to spite them. :)

  3. The Superman video is awesome!

    To be fair: most childhood snacks probably changed their recipe so many times over the years that they taste completely different these days. Whenever the words “new and improved” showed up on a package it usually meant “worse”.

    • The best lemonade I’ve ever tasted was a shameless Super Mario Bros cash-grab that a company made in the early 90s before they had a cease and desist letter for infringing on trademarks.

      Damn shame someone never discovered the recipe for that because man, it was tasty. Except the time I found an old can of it in the back of a cupboard, drank some and got the taste of onions then checked the sell-by date and discovered it should have been consumed 2 years previously.

  4. Hear they announced Cars 2 and INCREDIBLES 2!!!! Excited for Incredibles, and Finding Dory, and JP 4. Only other sequel/Prequels/Remakes I want are Splice 2, Unbreakable 2, Prometheus 2, Island of Dr Moreau, Signs 2, Creature from the black lagoon, X-men Apocalypse if they have the right characters, and Predators 4. I love a well handles sci-fi creature feature we need more of them. have not seen a good animal attack flick for awhile The Grey was good. would love some made like Anacondas, or Rogue maybe have someone with bad intentions release all the zoo animals on a ceratin date for some reason, or some animal fanatic who kills villains with animals and is being tracked by investigators.

    • Cars 2 released a few years ago.

      The Grey was good? Ok…

  5. Ok, so that Superman was really well made. Other than the obvious green screened arms at the bottom but hey, I can forgive that because it was brilliant.