Category Archive: Random Geekness

My Wish for 2013

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Right, Seeing as we’re now in the bright shiny year of 2013 (only two years away from the future according to Back to the Future II!) it’s time to talk about something that… Continue reading

The Cast of ‘Lord of the Rings’ – Ten Years Later (Part 1)

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The Lord of the Rings has become one of the greatest peaks in the cinematic landscape. It’s rare that an undertaking of this scale is launched, and is rarer is it so successful.… Continue reading

The Oscars anti-rant

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By now the internet is turning into furious flames because Leo did not get his deserved nom from the Academy… Amour? Haneke? Seriously? What about Ben Affleck? Katherin Bigelow? Why the hell are… Continue reading

The Best of 2012, Sports Awards Style

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With the NFL and college football winding down I’ve seen a lot of talk about Most Valuable Players, Comeback Players of the year and so on as I wondered to myself “What if… Continue reading

The Dwarves of ‘The Hobbit’ – A Guide to the Characters and Cast

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The Lord of the Rings had a huge cast of characters, many of whom were introduced at different intervals throughout the movie and were easily distinguished by the different races they represented. Newcomers… Continue reading

The John Munch Television Connection

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Cinematic and TV Universes are always fun to imagine, they can be as simple as a crossover episode, like C.S.I. and Without A Trace did once, something more subtle like the Vega brothers… Continue reading

10 Things to Look For When Watching ‘Lord of the Rings’

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The Hobbit has been welcomed into cinemas almost a full decade after the original trilogy was brought to life, and in that time we’ve re-watched it many, many times and know practically every… Continue reading

Why Brad Pitt Makes a Great Tyler Durden

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posted by Slam Adams! Spoilers for both the film and the book of Fight Club. If you have not experienced either of them, DO NOT READ ANY FURTHER. In 1999, director David Fincher… Continue reading

Gift Ideas for Your Geek

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So you have a geek in your life and you’re wondering what you want to get them for the upcoming gift giving season. Although geeks are a demographic that, on the surface, appear… Continue reading

Photo Coverage of SUPANOVA!

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Today G-Funk and Hedgie attend Perth’s big geek day out – that being the 10th Annual Supernova Pop Culture Expo. In between meeting Christopher Lloyd and picking a fight with Theon Greyjoy (poor… Continue reading