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Category Archive: Geek Rant

‘Starship Troopers’ May Be A Satirical Anti-Fascist Movie…But It’s Still Horrible

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I have tremendous respect for Paul Verhoeven.  The man made two of the best science-fiction films ever:  Robocop and Total Recall.  Those films helped define my childhood*.  The first was an over-the-top satirical… Continue reading

WTF Is Going On With Warner Bros. and the DCEU???

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  Have you ever seen this classic scene from The Simpsons: As a DCEU enthusiast (please don’t read that as a Marvel hater) my interest has always been geared more towards that camp… Continue reading

My Oscar Predictions! Who Should Win and Who Will Win

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Ah it’s finally here!  Oscar time!  The one night of the year where the toast of Tinseltown come together to butter each other up, drink, and get rewarded with exorbitant gift baskets. Also… Continue reading

This Year’s Oscar Snubs And Surprises And 5 Reasons Why The Academy Awards Piss Me Off

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Well it’s that time of year again for the movie industry:  awards season.  BAFTA, the Golden Globes, the SAG Awards, and even The People’s Choice Awards.  And of course the most prominent one: … Continue reading

Top 10 Movies to Get us Through the Trump Years

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(the following opinions are mine alone as Josh Plock AKA darknite, and do not reflect the opinions of the House of Geekery) (I agree with Josh – G Funk) In the United States… Continue reading

Let’s Talk About the Last Scene of ‘Split’

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Have you seen Split? That new Shyamalan film getting decent reviews where McAvoy plays a crazy person with 24 personalities? No? Then you’d better leave. The movie drops a massive twist at the end… Continue reading

The 5 Movies You Didn’t See in 2016 (But Should Have)

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Every year we get some movies that should’ve been popular releases, but aren’t. Whether it be through poor marketing, poor timing or a combination of other reasons some movies just fail to find their… Continue reading

Taking Off the ‘Star Wars’ Goggles: A Critical Look At ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’

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***WARNING MAJOR SPOILERS BELOW!!!  IF YOU HAVEN’T SEEN ROGUE ONE TURN BACK NOW!!!!***   When it comes to Star Wars, fans are passionate and that’s putting it mildly.  Obsessive, fervent, adamant, and defensive… Continue reading

Why Warner Bros. Needs To Recast The Joker

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***WARNING MOVIE SPOILERS BELOW*** “Things change.” Those were the words uttered by Michael Keaton’s Batman to Danny DeVito’s Penguin in Tim Burton’s 1992 Batman Returns.  Three years prior we’d seen Jack Nicholson’s iconic… Continue reading

My Thoughts On A Possible Movie About This Shit Show Of An Election Year

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Despite being an American I’m well aware of the fact that this site is read across the globe.  Hell Gfunk, the founder, lives in Australia.  You come here for movie and geek news. … Continue reading