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Best geek movies throughout history.

Geeks Staff2 years ago
Bound for Glory's David Carradine Interview
Since his first major stage role in Royal Hunt of the Sun on Broadway in 1964, through his three year stint as star of the Kung Fu television series, his critically acclaimed portrayal of Woody Guthri...
7 Films That Deal With Immortality
This is the second article in an ongoing series about films dealing with the topic of immortality. You have to read the previously published article 11 Films You Should Watch if You Want to Live Forev...
How to Increase Your Wealth by $140 million Hiring Denzel Washington
This is the third article in a series about the most overpaid actors and actresses in Hollywood. You should read the articles How to Increase Your Wealth by $300 Million Hiring Adam Sandler and How to...
Peter Dill2 years ago
Who Were the Real Gangs of New York?
"Ever since I was a child growing up in Lower Manhattan, I was drawn to the stories of old New York. Each day, as I explored the neighborhood streets, I slowly uncovered clues to an extraordinary but ...
Best Movie Musical Adaptations
I've argued many times that movie musicals stand the test of time, and also are the greatest form of escapism. Where else would upwards of 100 people know every choreographed move to a dance sequence ...
Sarah Quinn2 years ago
Superhero and Action Movies That Actually Feature Powerful Women
There’s massive room for improvement when it comes to seeing women in superhero films that aren’t relegated to being the love interest. Who can forget SNL’s painfully accurate spoof of what just might...
Mike Mavenful2 years ago
Is 'Saturday Night Fever' Still Running High?
As long as Norman Wexler (who also wrote Serpico)'s screenplay stays on or near the dance floor, Saturday Night Fever can do no wrong. The rituals, atmosphere and unapologetic promiscuity that define ...
7 Films or Television Shows You Should Watch if You Want to Catch a Serial Killer
This is the second article in a series about films or television shows you should watch if you want to work for the Chief of Police. You should read the article 9 Films You Should Watch if You Want to...
Mike Mavenful2 years ago
'Semi-Tough' Was an Easier Read
Michael Ritchie's film adaptation of Dan Jenkins' raucous, ribald and satiric look at football fanaticism in Dallas was a heavy favorite going into production. The novel’s savvy view of pro football in the 1970s, at the dawn of pop culture, acknowledged with a sly wink the absurdity of approaching anything as superficial as pro football with a religious aura of seriousness. Aging running back Billy Clyde Puckett (Burt Reynolds), receiver Shake Tiller (Kris Kristofferson) and Barbara Jane Bookman...
Jake Frommer2 years ago
Movies That Need Video Game Adaptations
Every year, we see another video game get its debut on the big screen. Yet so rarely do we see the opposite. Even worse, when we do, the games are often rushed or not up to the standards serious gamer...
Adam Mash2 years ago
How Becoming A Father Has Ruined Me As A Geek
I can't escape it. It's an inevitability that at some point in the near future my life and friendships will be forever altered. A secret shame will be discovered and nothing will ever be the same agai...
Yadim Shmaltz2 years ago
Original 'Star Wars' Ornaments
What is Boba Fett's favorite Christmas song? Jango bells, Jango bells, Jango all the wayyyy! Ba Dum Ching. Even villains like Darth Vader like to get into the holiday spirit once in awhile and wear th...
Mike Mavenful2 years ago
Remembering 'Looking for Mr. Goodbar'
People are always asking for movies that stand the test of time. Movies that were made and feel like another era, but are so authentic that they could not be recreated today. These are the classic fil...
11 Films You Should Watch if You Want to Live Forever
Human beings don't live that long. Mere mortals frequently pray to the Gods for immortality. Is it a blessing or a curse?
Samantha Banner2 years ago
Top 10 Holiday Gifts for the Geeky Girl of Your Dreams
Alright, December is officially here and it's time to get your butt in gear and start your holiday shopping. To (partially) answer the age-old question of "What do women want?", let's start with some ...
How to Increase Your Wealth by $75 Million Hiring Liam Neeson
This is the second article in a series about the most overpaid actors and actresses in Hollywood. You have to read the previously published article How to Increase Your Wealth by $300 Million Hiring A...
Film and the Great Depression
In 1932, a quarter of Americans were unemployed. There was no social safety net, social security, or unemployment compensation. It was an economic and social catastrophe. Everyone blamed Hoover for th...