Hey You Geeks #43: A Trip Down ‘Fury Road’

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This week on Hey You Geeks, we’re breaking down what we’re considering the best movie of 2015 thus far; ‘Mad Max: Fury Road.’ We talk about everything from ‘Fury Road’s’ storied production and feminist themes to box-office performance. Continue reading

Passing the Test of Time: ‘Jurassic Park’ Books

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With ‘Jurassic World’ ready for the big screen, I’m wondering whether the film will hold up to the agonizing fun the first movies represent to all of us, and, also, whether they will honor the books. Continue reading

Meet the ‘Tomorrowland’ Cast and Crew

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The stars, writers and director of Tomorrowland assembled for a press conference in Beverly Hills two weeks ago, and GeekDad was there. Answering questions from the Moderator and audience were writers Jeff Jensen and Damon Lindelof, actors Tim McGraw, Britt Robertson, George Clooney and Raffey Cassidy, as well as director/co-writer/co-producer, Brad Bird. Continue reading

The Decade Since ‘Star Wars Episode III: The Revenge of Sith’

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It’s been ten years since the release of the last of the ‘Star Wars’ prequels. Take a look at how they actually may have been good for the franchise. Continue reading

What Will Tomorrow Look Like? Show the Sci-fi Museum to Win Tomorrowland Prizes

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In his song “Tomorrow,” Morrisssey posses the question, “Tomorrow, will it ever come? And if it does come, will I still be human?”Something like that is the question posed by Disney’s new movie Tomorrowland, starring George Clooney and premiering nationwide 22 May. Continue reading

‘Disney Infinity 3.0′ Includes Every ‘Star Wars’ Film (But Starts With ‘Episode I’)

With every ‘Star Wars’ film being included in game form, ‘Disney Infinity 3.0′ poses a challenge to parents wanting to start their children on ‘Episode IV.’ ‘Episodes I-II’ come in the starter pack. Continue reading

‘Star Wars’ Toys and Clothes are Amazon’s May the Fourth Be With You Daily Deal

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Need to stock-up on Star Wars swag in advance of Episode VII? Amazon has you covered. Their deal of the day today brings a great disturbance in the prices for many of the Star Wars shirts, toys, books, and more they carry. And while the Force may be with you always, this sale only lasts today. Continue reading

DCC Celebrates 30 Years of ‘Weird Science.’ It’s Ceremonial.

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Saturday, May 23, the Denver Comic Con will be celebrating 30 years of brains, beauty, bikers, and Boingo (Oingo Boingo, that is) as the cast of John Hughes’s iconic coming-of-age film that’s more ’80s than Mary Lou Retton playing ‘Pac-Man’ with Mr. T hits the stage. Continue reading

Target Helps You Relive the Avengers Movie at Home

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What happens when your birthday party turns into an SUPERHERO birthday party with the vast assortment of the best ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ products sold at Target? GeekDad Dave Banks and his family found out! Continue reading

Stan Lee Talks About Shaving the World With the Avengers and Gillette (With Awesome Giveaway!)

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Gillette and Stark Industries have teamed up to make a set of awesome Avengers-inspired razors. Enter to win one, after you read an interview of Stan Lee himself! Continue reading