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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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Recently returned from his yearly Chicago pilgrimage, Mike Sutton tells us all about the G-Fest XXI convention. Join us today at GeekFest Rants as we get the lowdown on all the Godzilla goings on at this event. Mike will tell us about the panels, guests, displays, contests, and how his... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Geekfest Rants
Today Steve visits the Wayne Toy Show. There he talks with toy dealers Mike Borth, Andrew Heller, and Brendon Fulkner. Plus we get a chat with Batman/Wonder Woman super-collectors Artie and Alice Cloos. CTW - Episode 2 - Wayne Toy Show - Sept-2014 Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Geekfest Rants
Today Steve visits the Wayne Toy Show. There he talks with toy dealers Mike Borth, Andrew Heller, and Brendon Fulkner. Plus we get a chat with Batman/Wonder Woman super-collectors Artie and Alice Cloos. CTW - Episode 2 - Wayne Toy Show - Sept-2014 Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Crazy Toy World
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On this installment of A. Das Baron Presents, we would like to introduce our GeekFest Rants audience to mankind's last hope.....Sven Kingsley. Humanity rejoice! Join Super Sven as he traverses the grounds of the Philadelphia comic book convention, making friends, memories and his way into your heart. First up is... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Geekfest Rants
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As you know, some of us here at GeekFest Rants are obsessed with vintage Star Wars toys. So where can you find out more about where and how, these Kenner masterpieces were manufactured? By watching the DVD documentary, Plastic Galaxies. Today, we take you to a one on one interview... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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What's better than watching an old 70's low budget horror movie at home? Watching an old scratchy discolored 35mm print at the Alamo Drafthouse, where the audience can laugh along the unintentional funny moments of that same film. But what elevated this experience to a higher tier of cult classic... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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Today we get Part 2 from Zeke "The Freak" Springer's pilot screeing of Gotham. Zeke got to meet the cast at the screening and ask them some questions. HERE is a link to those audio Q&A's. Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
As we announced last week, here is another new show we will be hosting. This time around it's Crazy Toy World. This is a show about Toy Collecting and Toy Dealers, hosted by Stave Savino from the television show Toy Hunter. Premiere episode of Crazy Toy World. Steve interviews Wayne... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
Premiere episode of Crazy Toy World. Steve interviews Wayne Toy Show/ToyCon NJ promoter, Phil DeMario. CTW - Episode 1 - Phil DeMario Interview Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2014 at Crazy Toy World
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Can it be true? The Batman TV series starring Adam West and Burt Ward is finally coming to blu ray and dvd? You bet your Bat shark repellant it is! Coming this November, it is remastered in glorious hi-def and chock-filled with cool Bat extras! This week Carlos and Steve... Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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As we near our 4th anniversary GeekFest Rants will be hosting other new shows and showcasing new talented individuals who are alll about the nerd/geek genre. One example is today's guest, A Das Baron. Enjoy our introductory interview and then click on the link below to watch his Wayne Toy... Continue reading
Posted Aug 24, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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When Carlos and the Steves get together it's a safe bet they're traveling back to the 80s to comment on one of their all-time Carpenter faves - Big Trouble in Little China! Our intrepid trio wax nostalgic about one of their favorite Russell-Carpenter collaborations featuring that lovable lunkhead Jack Burton!... Continue reading
Posted Aug 20, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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Initially, I wasn't going to weigh in with my thoughts of Robin Williams since everyone in the world (and their sister) are, but he really meant something to me, and writing has always helped me process. Bar none, Robin Williams was my favorite comedian. Eventually he became one of my... Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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It's TV and movie news this time around from San Diego Comic-Con. Join Carlos, Kyle, and James as they break down some of the most eagerly anticipated television shows and films coming to you. We'll cover everything from The Walking Dead, The Flash, and Arrow, to Mad Max: Fury Road,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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As San Diego Comic-Con 2014 concluded recently, we here at GeekFest rants were sifting through all of their Hasbro and Lego displays and presentations. Today Carlos and James take you on a journey to see what new goodies from the Star Wars action figure and Lego realms are coming to... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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Welcome to the Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. Today on GeekFest Rants, Carlos and James discuss the latest sequel to the Apes rebooted franchise. How does this film hold up to it's predecessor Rise of the Planet of the Apes? This time around director Matt Reeves crafts an... Continue reading
Posted Jul 30, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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This week's GeekFest Rants features Part 2 of our 2014 Superhero Movie Summer discussion. Carlos, Tony and Steve V. will continue chatting about X-Men: Days of Future Past and provide updates on forthcoming Marvel releases like Guardians of the Galaxy and next year's Ant-Man! And find out if Carlos and... Continue reading
Posted Jul 23, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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Today's episode of GeekFest Rants is Part 1 of our 2014 Superhero Movie Summer Extravaganza featuring Carlos, Tony and Steve V. discussing, first and foremost, Captain America: The Winter Soldier (you may remember Carlos couldn't wait for Tony to review that one and now he's pissed!) So after Tony gets... Continue reading
Posted Jul 16, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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Some people claim that organized religion is the root of all evil and violence in the world – that without disputes over God, humanity would live in relative peace. I thought of those people while watching “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,” which presents a world in which violence... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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As convention season approaches the GeekFest Rants crew begin by attending ToyConNJ. Join Carlos, Kyle, and the two Mikes as they discuss the origins of this con, how it compares to other cons, and what wonderful toys they were able to find. Plus some interviews with toy dealers and the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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Sometimes living in New York City has its privileges. Case in point: I recently copped a ticket to the advanced pilot screening of Fox’s highly anticipated cop drama, GOTHAM. About 75 people attended the event, which was hosted at the swanky Crosby Hotel in Soho. Attendees included the show’s stars,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 4, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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On this week's GeekFest Rants, Carlos, Tony, and Steve V. wrap up their discussion of the past season's TV highlights with their thoughts on The Blacklist, 24, Believe, Resurrection, Grimm, The Following, and Arrow (whew!) They also preview the eagerly anticipated Gotham and The Flash! And as usual Carlos and... Continue reading
Posted Jul 2, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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On this week's GeekFest Rants our TV team of Carlos, Tony and Steve V. finally recap the 2013-14 season with insights on the few shows they can all agree on including: Person of Interest, Agents of SHIELD and Once Upon a Time, as well as Hannibal which elicits dead silence... Continue reading
Posted Jun 25, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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So while I've already written at length ("The Lighter Dark Knight") about the first Batman film, it felt wrong not to commemorate the silver anniversary to this most important blockbuster in some way. One question I'm not sure I answered adequately in the previous piece is: was Batman a good... Continue reading
Posted Jun 23, 2014 at Geekfest Rants