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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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Yes, here at GeekFest Rants we admit we have a Star Wars toy problem. But, we deal with it the best way we can....by setting up rules of what to collect. Today Carlos And Kyle go over the start of the 2017 toy avalanche that starts with New York Toy... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Geekfest Rants
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It's that time of the year where we get all ready for the Super Bowl. Nothing brings out the crowds like those Super Bowl Trailers and Spots. Join Carlos and Kyle at GeekFest Rants as they fast forward through what I'm told was a really good football game in order... Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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Does anyone remember M. Night Shyamalan? We do. And he is back with the hit Split starring James McAvoy. Join Carlos and Kyle here on GeekFest Rants as they review this new psychological multi-personality thriller. As usual, Shyamalan gives us his trademark twist ending, but this time around you have... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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As Rogue One - A Star Wars Story continues to move towards the billion dollar mark, Carlos takes a second look at this latest Lucasfilm/Disney hit. This time around he is joined by Co-Host James. How does the movie fit into the saga? Will James echo Carlos' sentiments or does... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants Carlos and James preview two of this new year's most anticipated films, Blade Runner 2049 and Alien: Covenant. Ridley Scott is back with a two punch strategy for dominating the box office. With Blade Runner 2049 we get to visit ex-agent Rick Decker 30 years later,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants Carlos and Kyle dive into what has become our yearly new Star Wars film to see. This time it's Rogue One - A Star Wars Story. We will talk about all the Easter eggs, spoilers, surprises, saga connections, and much more. How happy were we with... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we sent our foreign correspondent James on an all expense paid, investigative trip to the heart of China to uncover the secrets of Shanghai Disney. Well...maybe he went on vacation on his own dime and happen to spend a day at Shanghai Disney. That's more like... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we conclude our look at the classic The Empire Strikes Back Kenner action figure toy line. This line, known as the 45, 47, and 48 backs, include such characters as the name swapping 4-LOM and Zuckuss, the AT-AT Commander (or is it General Veers?), the barely... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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When you think of holiday specials, what comes to mind? How the Grinch Stole Christmas? Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer? A Charlie Brown Christmas? We here at GeekFeast Rants can only think of The Star Wars Holiday Special. Well............just kidding. Join Carlos and James as they tear apart George Lucas' attempt... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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We are sure living in "strange" times. And by that I mean the amount of "strange" theme/named genre material out there for us to geek over. Join us today at GeekFest Rants as Carlos and Kyle explore All Things Strange like Marvel's Doctor Strange, Netflix's Stranger Things and DC's Professor... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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The Western is back. But not exactly your dad's or granddad's western. Today on GeekFest Rants we examine current geek genre Westerns. Join Carlos and Kyle as they talk about current geek Western movies/TV shows like The Magnificent Seven, Westworld, and Bone Tomahawk. How does the infusion of Hollywood super... Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we are going to unleash the Rant. In this episode, Carlos and returning Contributor Zeke Springer, recommend six movies everyone should watch before voting on this year's Presidential election. This list includes funny and serious films such as Do The Right Thing, Network, Idiocracy, Mr. Smith... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Incendiary, Though Provoking, Controversial. These are a few words that describe the director we are profiling today, Oliver Stone. Join Carlos and James today at GeekFest Rants as we peek through the looking-glass at the prolific film work of this iconic director/screenwriter. We'll talk about his early screenwriting success with... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants, father and son team, Carlos and Kyle compare notes on DC's latest superhero film, Suicide Squad. Can a bunch of lesser known characters find success in the box office like Marvel did with Guardians of the Galaxy or Ant-Man? Will this film help DC move ahead... Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we honor 3 of our fan favorite television shows that are celebration their 50th anniversaries, Star Trek, Batman, and The Monkees. 50 years ago, before we were born, these shows premiered and have managed to remain in our hearts and on syndication all this time. Some... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants, Carlos and James continue to document the Kenner - The Empire Strikes Back action figure line through the 41 backs. On this episode we'll cover such characters/ variants as Yoda (orange or brown snake), Lobot, Ugnaught (blue or purple smock), At-AT Driver, 2-1B, Rebel Commander, Hoth... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Can the Star Trek franchise redeem itself after it's last controversial film, Star Trek - Into Darkness? Find out today on GeekFest Rants as Carlos and James review Star Trek - Beyond. Hear about what things we liked and disliked about the film as well as the great amount of... Continue reading
Posted Aug 20, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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As we continue to count down to December for our yearly fix of Star Wars, we have been treated to another Rogue One trailer. Join Carlos and James on GeekFest Rants as they look at this trailer shot by shot to see if any new clues are revealed about the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we'll take a look at the batch of new trailers recently released at San Diego Comic Con. Join Carlos and Kyle as they discuss movie and TV trailers like Justice League, The Flash, Kong: Skull Island, Doctor Strange, etc. The battle between Marvel and DC continues... Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Like most of you, we could not make it to London this year to attend Star Wars Celebration Europe. But we did the next best thing, we watched the live stream from StarWars.com on the internet. Join father and son team Carlos and Kyle on today's GeekFest Rants as they... Continue reading
Posted Jul 23, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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As we continue to celebrate Star Trek's 50th Anniversary here at GeekFest Rants, Carlos is joined by James to discuss one of sci-fi's most iconic star ships, the Enterprise. They will cover the real inspiration and history of real different vessels named Enterprise as well as the many fictional manifestations... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants Carlos chats with 501st member Savanna Kiefer about Star Wars cosplay. We learn the ins and outs of the 501st, the Star Wars costuming/charity organization. How and where to join, how to connect with other member and cosplay builders, and the most common question of all:... Continue reading
Posted Jul 2, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we bring you moments from the George Takei panel at Orlando's MegaCon. Join Carlos as we hear from George about his Star Trek career, his LGBT social activism, his Broadway play Allegiance, his meeting with J.J. Abrams, and who he is NOT voting for on this... Continue reading
Posted Jun 25, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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How big of a Star Wars fan are you? If you are a big fan and into the merchandising side of Star Wars, with its toys, books, comics, trading cards, etc., then you might know the name Charles Lippincott. Today on GeekFest Rants, Carlos helps you discover the amazing world... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Most people have a few. we have too many. Today we are talking Best Cop Shows. Join Carlos and James at GeekFest Rants as they go over the never ending list of favorite cop shows through the years. From Dragnet to Starsky and Hutch to Hill Street Blues to The... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2016 at Geekfest Rants