Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find a giant game of Beer Pong with Jimmy Fallon and Zoë Kravitz; how Thomas Edison is responsible for film piracy; why Superman has powers; and Adam Sandler and Bob Barker reuniting for a good cause. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
Jimmy Fallon and Divergent film series star Zoë Kravitz go head-to-head in a giant game of Beer Pong.
How Thomas Edison Invented Film Piracy – Film School’D
Turns out piracy, patent trolls and lawyers have been the same for pretty much ever. We’ll guide you through the convoluted history of Film piracy, from duplicating negatives, to unauthorized adaptations, and some pretty messed-up lawsuits, turns out the laws governing creativity and technology have always been pretty stupid.
Why Does Superman Have Powers? | Comic Misconceptions
Superman has had an insane amount of powers over the years, but how does the man of steel gain all these abilities? We also give you some of Superman’s more ridiculous powers that he’s had over the decades!
Night of Too Many Stars – Adam Sandler and Bob Barker
Night of Too Many Stars: America Comes Together for Autism Programs is hosted by Jon Stewart and raises money with NYCA (New York Collaborates for Autism) to support programs covering everything from the intensive education kids with autism need at a young age to social training for adults who want to contribute in the workplace. We’ve even created a “Teach the Teachers” program that helps train more teachers to work in the public school systems, for the many kids with autism who can’t get into the few quality schools that can help them. Many organizations support biomedical research to study autism. Night of Too Many Stars is working to help people who live with autism now.
“Conan In Cuba” Open – CONAN on TBS
CONAN Highlight: Watch the first four minutes of Conan O’Brien’s one-man mission to meet the Cuban people and make some friends.
Game of Thrones Quick Draw Introduction
Robert Downey Jr. is Inviting You to the World Premiere of Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron
Indoor skydiving, a helicopter tour, and a pit stop at the iconic Randy’s donuts are just the beginning. You’ll also get fitted for a tux or gown before hopping in RDJ’s motorcade en route to the world premiere of Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron. And yes. There will be caviar.
POWERPUFF GIRLS THEME! (Ft. Dodger of PressHeartToContinue)
Powerpuff Girls Theme Song A Cappella!
That’s all for today, folks! Be sure to check back tomorrow for more movie-related geekery.