SR Geek Picks: Jack Bauer's Foul Language Origin, Bad 'Transformers 4' Review & More

Why Han ALWAYS shoots first; origin of Jack Bauer's 'damn it!' catchphrase; 'Transformers 4' bad review; 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' Trailer Whisperers - and more!

24 Event Series Official - Jack Bauer

Welcome to Screen Rant's "Geek Picks," where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you'll find out why Han ALWAYS shoots first; a The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time comic; the origin of Jack Bauer's damn it catchphrase; Easy A cosplay; and some geeky jewelry from Dans Magic. All that and more on this edition of SR's Geek Picks!

To kick things off today, Flavorwire shows us The Brooklyn Cyclones’ Delightfully Geeky Salute to ‘Seinfeld’: It’s Real and It’s Spectacular.

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!


Animating Adam Savage's Workshop

Adam invited animator Marty Cooper to the Cave to geek out about traditional hand-drawn cel animation and Marty's creative augmented reality cartoons. Using overhead projector transparency sheets and a stop-motion app, Marty lets loose one of his creations in the shop!


The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time Comic (Zelda is a LIE)

Ocarina of Time Comic (Zelda is a LIE)

"When I played Ocarina of time when I was a kid I always wondered why Link didn't freak his shit when he finds out that Sheik is Zelda the entire time....I mean I was pissed....WHAT THE F**K ZELDA!! YOU AREN'T EVEN BEING TORTURED AND IM BUSTING MY ASS TO SAVE YOU AND HYRULE!! DA F**K IS THIS SH*T!???"

Artist: ElectricBunnyComics


The Confessions of a Witch B*tch

by DeAara Lewis

Alex is a witch with a temper and a thirst for revenge. Now she has to do the unthinkable - get a job and work with other women!


Kiefer Sutherland Reveals the Origin of Jack Bauer's Damn It Catchphrase

Jimmy chats with Kiefer Sutherland about returning as Jack Bauer for 24: Live Another Day.


Geeky Jewelry from Dans Magic

Koopa Shell Ring

Dans Magic is a professional jeweler in the State of Washington. He makes excellent custom metal jewelry, often using themes from pop culture. You can see more of his work here.


Easy A Cosplay

Geek Girl: Northern Belle - facebook

Photographer: Seai Photography


Star Trek: The Next Generation's Night Crew

In this clip from the June 29th episode of Robot Chicken, we find out who runs the bridge of the Enterprise after Picard (guest star Patrick Stewart) goes to bed. Chris Pine voices the night crew's captain.


Super Mario Bros. Converse One Star Shoes

Super Mario Bros. Converse One Star Shoes

Converse One Star Red (20,000 yen or $195), Converse One Star Green (20,000 yen or $195).


Trailer Whisperers: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

We tell you what will happen in the movie Dawn of the Planet of the Apes based on what the trailer tells us. And trust us, this trailer talks a lot.

Kyle Anderson (@FunctionalNerd) peers into Harvey Weinstein's closet and finds a fiery, maggot-infested skeleton called 1981's THE BURNING.

Transformers: Age Of Extinction Starring: Marky Mark Wahlberg, A Wicked Hot 19-year-old, TJ Miller, Stanley Tucci, Optimus Prime, and Bumblebee, with a cameo from the Dinobots.

Han Solo is one smuggler who isn't afraid to shoot first and ask questions later (and then shoot some more).


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: DorklyThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonModPrimateJustAnotherProductionProductionsThe Nether RegionFlavorwirefashionablygeekIGNNeatoramaDeAara LewisGeekXGirls and Tested.

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