Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find Batman vs. Darth Vader; Neil deGrasse Tyson explaining the end of Interstellar; and why Pokemon shouldn’t visit their hometown. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
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BATMAN vs. DARTH VADER – Super Power Beat Down
Batman travels to the Death Star in the most epic episode of Super Power Beat Down of all time! See if you chose the winner and don’t forget to vote on Green Ranger vs. Ryu!
Astrophysicist and StarTalk Radio host Neil deGrasse Tyson saw Interstellar and then came by Business Insider to explain what the ending means – and if it’s scientifically sound.
Death Star Bluetooth Speaker from ThinkGeek
Why Pokemon Shouldn’t Visit Their Hometown
Chu or chu not. There is no Rai.
RAD is the Greatest Film of All Time (The Dan Cave w/ Dan Casey)
Welcome to a new corner of The Dan Cave examining cult classic films where Dan presents 5 reason why it’s the greatest film of all time. First up, 1986’s RAD starring Lori Loughlin Bill Allen, directed by Hal Needham.
BRIDE OF TUCKY- Real Housewives of Horror
The Real Housewives of Horror follows five of the most murderous women in the country as they enjoy the gory and gruesome lifestyle that only Horror can provide.
The Evolution of Geek Culture explains where the word “geek” originated and the label’s wide variety of interpretations over the past century. The label “geek” started as a negative term and has transformed extensively through many iterations to be a positive term. In fact, people strive to be a geek today. Geek culture is becoming part of pop culture and people celebrate the idea of being a geek about whatever their passion is. Check out this infographic and learn something new about geek history.
CALL OF DUTY: Advanced Warfare (Elders React: Gaming)
Ellen in 50 Shades of Grey
She’s ready to take her starring turn in the highly anticipated new film, and she’s got the trailer to prove it.
Jennifer Aniston Interview Prank
Millions of you watched Chris Stark’s interviews with Mila Kunis and Jennifer Aniston. The amazing thing about those videos was, despite his awkward questions, the conversations actually went well!
But what if they didn’t? What if the next time Chris had a NIGHTMARE interview?
For this video, BBC Radio 1 DJ Scott Mills played a prank on Chris. Unbelievably, Hollywood megastar Jennifer Aniston agreed to help. Scott persuaded her to play the role of WORST INTERVIEWEE EVER. And of course… Chris knew nothing about it.
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: TeeFury, TheEllenShow, REACT, Dorkly, MachinimaPrime, BBC Radio 1, Nerdist, BusinessInsider and ThinkGeek.