Simon Pegg, Nick Frost To Reprise ‘Shaun Of The Dead’ Roles
  |  @   |  

If you weren’t already super cerealously excited for the fast approaching fall and Halloween season, how’s this for a slice of fried gold.

Simon Pegg took to the Twitter to reveal that he and Nick Frost would be once again be playing the roles of Shaun and Ed from the 2004 hit Shaun of the Dead. The duo will reprise their roles for the Phineas and Ferb Halloween special.

...continue reading »
Disney Announces Release Dates For Edgar Wright’s ‘Ant-Man,’ ‘Saving Mr. Banks,’ and More
  |  @   |  

It was originally thought that Disney would be releasing Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Guardians of the Galaxy, and Ant-Man in 2014. That’s three Marvel films in one year alone.

Well it may be one too many for one year or director Edgar Wright needs more time to work on the script after he finishes The World’s End, because it has been announced that Ant-Man will be hitting theaters November 6, 2015. That’s a couple of months after The Avengers 2 hits theaters.

Disney has also announced some additional features and more release dates for their upcoming titles. Check them out below.

...continue reading »
Disney In Depth: The Power Of Escapist Entertainment
  |  @   |  

We are told in Peter Pan that through having faith, trust, and pixie dust, we can fly. To soar. To flee from society, even if only briefly. We believe in this magic for the hope that our worries will disappear. Disney seems to possess that touch on individuals, especially “geeks” like me, who find value in a break from reality for the hope of dream-like atmospheres.

Since the devastating massacre in Aurora, Colorado, struck the United States with another tragedy, in an environment where many Americans seek diversions – at the movies – I began thinking of the importance of escapism in our society. Though we cannot avoid actuality, and boy would it be unhealthy if we denied truth, I feel we must continue to place merit in visiting worlds of whimsy. Whether they be fictional in the form of Disney films, or where the lines become blurred even further in the Disney theme parks, Americans shall always depart from reality in favor of some fantasy.

...continue reading »
Video Game Deal: ‘Dead Island’, ‘Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension’
  |  @   |  

The video game deal over at Amazon today is Dead Island for Xbox 360 and Playstation 3 for only $25 each (that’s 58% off the list price of $59.99) and for PC for only $26.29 (that’s 47% off the list price of $49.99).

Also part of today’s deal is Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension for Nintendo Wii and Playstation 3 for only $19.99 (that’s 50% off the list price of $39.99)

Note, this deal is valid only for today, Tuesday, January 24, 2012, until 11:59pm PST while supplies last.

...continue reading »
2021  ·   2020  ·   2019  ·   2018  ·   2017  ·   2016  ·   2015  ·   2014  ·   2013  ·   2012  ·   2011  ·   2010  ·   2009  ·   2008  ·   2007  ·   2006  ·   2005
Geeks of Doom is proudly powered by WordPress.

Students of the Unusual™ comic cover used with permission of 3BoysProductions
The Mercuri Bros.™ comic cover used with permission of Prodigal Son Press

Geeks of Doom is designed and maintained by our geeky webmaster
All original content copyright ©2005-2021 Geeks of Doom
All external content copyright of its respective owner, except where noted

This website is licensed under
a Creative Commons License.
About | Privacy Policy | Contact