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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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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 7 days ago 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
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Today on GeekFest Rants, we are tooting our own horn by celebrating our 300th episode. Along with the balloons and streamers, we are also updating our show format by covering different subjects within each new show. So up front on this episode we have Geek reviews of Logan and John... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we have the unfortunate task of doing an unexpected tribute show on the passing of genre superstar Bill Paxton. Join us today as we highlight his career from his early music video days, to his Roger Corman days, to his career changing collaborations with James Cameron,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2017 at Geekfest Rants
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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 Feb 25, 2017 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