Welcome to Screen Rant’s “Geek Picks,” where we collect the finest movie-related geekery from around the Web. Today you’ll find everything wrong with Fight Club in 11 minutes or less; Danny Elfman visiting the haunted mansion holiday at Disneyland; a western cover of the Game Of Thrones theme song; and the top 10 unseen TV characters. All that and more on this edition of SR’s Geek Picks!
To kick things off today Clickhole has the Game Of Thrones opening reimagined as an old man eating soup.
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Homemade Up Costumes
Go here for the behind-the-scenes creation process. (Where’s Dug?)
Danny Elfman Visits Haunted Mansion Holiday at Disneyland Park
Earlier this week, we shared a special reading from Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas from the film’s composer, Danny Elfman, in front of Haunted Mansion Holiday at Disneyland park. While he was here, we caught up with the Elfman, the man who provided the singing voice for Jack Skellington himself!
Word Sneak with Chris Pratt
Jimmy and Chris get cards with random words on them (such as “Titmouse” and “Dentures”), and must work them into a casual conversation.
Game of Thrones Theme – Western Cover
Western Cover of the Game of Thrones theme.
Everything Wrong With Fight Club In 11 Minutes Or Less
Many of you have been asking for this for a while, so… hope you’re happy. Because a whole bunch of other people are going to be sad now. But I digress… Like most movies, even Fight Club has some sins. We thought we’d list them for you.
Top 10 Unseen TV Characters
You’ve never seen them but you know them well. Join WatchMojo.com as they count down their picks for the Top 10 Unseen TV Characters.
The Official List of What You Have to Watch
These movies and TV shows are mandatory — everything else is optional.
Sonic Goes Berserk
“MORE WALKING (AND TALKING) DEAD: PART 1″ – A Bad Lip Reading of The Walking Dead Season 4
Actually, that does sound like a pretty good party…
The internet was unhappy with the casting of True Detective season 2, so the creators have started from scratch with an entirely new show.
Benedict Cumberbatch can’t say “Penguins”
Taken from a BBC doc about the South Pacific. Benedict Cumberbatch struggles to say the word “Penguin”.
Easy Rider – What To Watch Before You Die
What you represent to them is freedom… A snapshot of a country in a time of turmoil, a search for truth, and a film that defined the unspoken angst of the counterculture generation, Easy Rider is not to be missed by anyone of any generation…
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: Clickhole, Dorkly, CKYKOKr, Bad Lip Reading, FunnyOrDie, CinemaSins, CollegeHumor, WatchMojo.com, Graham Hughes, BenDanProductions, Disney Parks, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and CineFix.