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Kim Perrone
I am a writer of parenting and human interest articles
Interests: Writing, reading, parenting, karate, movies
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What's good on TV these days? Well, if you are into genre geek entertainment, you come to he right place. Join Carlos at GeekFest Rants, and learn about his top 3 current favorite shows. We'll go from David Fincher's creepy Mindhunter, to the latest Star Trek incarnation - Star Trek... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Geekfest Rants
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oday on GeekFest Rants Carlos examines two classic 1980's sci-fi posters, Flash Gordon and Blade Runner. Each with their own unique style and design by two poster making giants, Richard Amsel and John Alvin. Then it's time to defrost Captain William "Buck" Rogers with the Mego line of action figures.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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What if.... That's how many genre stories start. Today on GeekFest Rants Carlos will visit the world of Alternative History, also known as Speculative Fiction. We have a vast selection to pick from, like Red Dawn, Watchmen, The Man in the High Castle, and A Handmaid's Tale, to name a... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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What's it like to be "More Human Than Human"? It's not just a company logo, it's the plot of Blade Runner 2049. Join Carlos today at GeekFest Rants as he goes down the rabbit hole that is the world of Blade Runner. The key players are all back including some... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we're getting a double dose of Star Trek with a side of The Warriors and Blade Runner 2049. Carlos begins with his poster collection picks of 1982's Star Trek II the Wrath of Khan and 1979's The Warriors. Then we take a look at the 3... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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It's about time we go Back to the Future with the making of that classic trilogy. Today at GeekFest Rants, Carlos reviews a book all about the Back to the Future Trilogy. From the writing of the script, to the Eric Stoltz casting fiasco, to the groundbreaking special effects and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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The time has come to dive deep into The Shat. That's a noun not a verb. William Shatner is the name and acting is his game. Join us today at GeekFest Rants as Carlos highlights William Shatner's career in movies, television. and music. While most people might know him for... Continue reading
Posted Sep 16, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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Can you control your dreams? Can you control other people's dreams? Well, if you can or can't there are plenty of movies out there about that very same subject. Join Carlos at GeekFest Rants as we cover some great dream control movies like Inception, The Cell, and Deramscape. You might... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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Today we take a deep dive in to the newly released Alien Covenant blu-ray's deleted scenes and extras. Join Carlos at GeekFest Rants as he discusses the future story ramifications of such included extras as Advent and Phobos. Do we now have a clear path as to where Ridley Scott... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we take a look at the fictional Eugenics Wars from Star Trek. How these events have given rise to one of sci-fi greatest villains and how it's rooted in a real life historical period. Then Carlos is joined by Kyle to talk about all the TV... Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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What do War for the Planet of the Apes and Day of the Animals have in common? Absolutely nothing. One is an excellent conclusion to an exciting sci-fi trilogy and the other is a schlock fest of B-movie magic that is actually good....for a laugh. Today on GeekFest Rants we... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we review the return of our favorite webslinger in Spider-Man: Homecoming. Carlos and Kyle geek out over this new Marvel/Sony produced reboot of the iconic franchise, this time with much more Marvel flair. Then we'll begin a new collecting focus: movie poster collecting - our first... Continue reading
Posted Jul 19, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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What do you get when you combine a heist action movie with a pseudo-musical? The answer is Baby Driver. Join Carlos and Kyle today on GeekFest Rants as the review the latest Edgar Wright hit. Did he just create a new sub genre? Maybe baby. Then Carlos will look at... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants Carlos will prematurely mourn the passing of 3D Television. All signs are pointing towards the end of another technical groundbreaking era. We'll look at the history of 3D entertainment and some of it's high lights and low lights. Then we'll nerd over Carlos' Bram Stoker's Dracula... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants Carlos will Rant about the new movie he saw, It Comes At Night. Is it a great movie? Is it confusing? Is it worth a second viewing? Are the critics right or wrong? You will find out.....maybe. And while talking about second viewings, we'll list some... Continue reading
Posted Jun 18, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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Has critical and box office salvation finally arrived for a DC film? It certainly has. Join us at GeekFest Rants as Carlos, Kyle and Kim review the newest DC superhero film, Wonder Woman. What's the secret of it's success? The lead actress? the director? the story? Probably all of the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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Where do our music tastes originate from? Today on GeekFest Rants we begin to find out as Carlos unearths his old record albums to find out what makes these 70s/80s LPs special to him. From Huey Lewis, to Vangelis, to Kurtis Blow, to Pink Floyd, what do all these have... Continue reading
Posted Jun 3, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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The Xenomorphs are back and with a vengeance. Join Carlos and Kyle today on GeekFest Rants as they dissect the latest entry into the Alien franchise, Alien: Covenant. We'll find out how these new batch of Red Shirts; ....I mean colonists fare against our creepy crawlers. We'll see what happened... Continue reading
Posted May 23, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we are all Groot. Join Carlos and Kyle for a geek review of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. Is it great? YES. Is it funny? YES. Is it a hit? What do you think? Then we take a peek at the latest Alien Covenant Prologue... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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Today we continue with our coverage of Star Wars Celebration Orlando 2017. This time around we are concentrating on collecting panels, all those wonderful collectibles. From the 40 year history of Star Wars merchandising, to store displays, to card back design, to worldwide manufacturing, to much, more. Then we'll look... Continue reading
Posted May 2, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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It's finally here, Star Wars Celebration Orlando 2017. Join the Perrones and GeekFest Rants as they take their pilgrimage to the land of all things Star Wars. Happily slip into a 4-day geek induced coma of Lucasfilm/Star Wars movies/TV shows/video games/ and toys, many toys, lots o toys, we're talking... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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CALLING ALL CELEBRATION ATTENDEES! If you have ever been to a Star Wars Celebration Event, you know it's big, it's incredible, and many people take it super serious. The folks of GFR and friends are hard at work prepping, packing, and making sure they have a super supply of snacks... Continue reading
Posted Apr 12, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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On this episode of GeekFest Rants, Carlos and Kyle go 3-D to see Ghost in the Shell. How does it measure up to the amazing trailer and has the whitewashing controversy hurt it's box office potential? Then Carlos travels back in time to visit the comic book adaptation of Jean-Claude... Continue reading
Posted Apr 12, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants, Carlos reviews the surprise horror hit, Get Out. This movie is both a scary suspenseful story and a timely social commentary. On our toy segment we gush over the new Gentle Giant McQuarrie Stormtrooper Mini Bust Carlos just got as a present......are there more in his... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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As special effects continue to amaze us in films, today at GeekFest Rants, Carlos is digging deep into the modern achievements in the field of CGI face replacement technological advancements. We'll start around the time of Jurassic Park, move through Terminator 2, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Tron Legacy,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2017 at Geekfest Rants