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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 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 3 days ago 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
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While DC seems to have hit a hopefully, temporary slight stumbling block this summer with the release of Batman v. Superman, Marvel on the other hand, appears to have hit home runs both on TV and films. Specifically we are talking about the second season of Netflix's Daredevil, Captain America:... Continue reading
Posted Jun 2, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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There was a time where we could not just watch Star Wars on Blu ray, or DVD, or Laserdisc, or even VHS, whenever we felt like it. Before the home video revolution, all we had was comic books, novels, action figures, posters, t-shirts, and Topps trading cards. Today on GeekFest... Continue reading
Posted May 24, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Before PS4, before Xbox One, back when dinosaurs ruled the world, we had Atari. Today on GeekFest Rants, Carlos and James are kicking it old school by traveling to the early 80's to visit their old childhood home video game systems. Listen as they go through their pre and post... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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May the fourth be with you! Here's to another Star Wars Day. Any plans for the occasion this year? Originally, I had thoughts about hitting Disney's Hollywood Studios today, but between independent work, part-time work, and school, my family wouldn't arrive until after 7 pm. Instead, as I go about... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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If you like your action/crime or sci-fi movies with a little European flair, boy have we got a filmmaker for you.....Luc Besson. Like many of our admired 80's and 90's directors who revolutionized the action/crime genre like John Woo, or Quenten Tarantino, Luc Besson has made his contribution to cinema... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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What book can you find in every hotel room? The Bible. What's the other book you usually find ......? A TV Guide, or cable guide. Today on GeekFest Rants, Carlos and James look back at another one of their publishing obsessions from their childhood...TV Guide. This was not just a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we conclude our profile of the original Star Wars trilogy Marvel comic book movie adaptations with Return of the Jedi. Join Carlos and James as they explore and compare this adaptation with the prior two and the actual film. How much original material does it include... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants Carlos and James attempt to rediscover the genius of Brian De Palma. The once though of director as the heir to Alfred Hitchcock has not been heard of in a while. So let's take a look at some of his most successful and controversial films like... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Usually we prep for at least a week for a show, however with Thursday's release of the Star Wars: Rogue One trailer we completely lost our nerdy minds. Today on GeefFest Rants, Carlos and James drool over every frame of this trailer. From the new characters, to the action, to... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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The moment you've all been waiting for is here! The superhero throwdown of all throwdowns! Or is it? Few superhero films have generated as much controversy as Batman v. Superman and Carlos and Steve V. are here to duke it out on the subject. They cover it all, including polarizing... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants Carlos and James travel back to their childhood to a time where.............oh who are we kidding? Joins these forty something years olds today as they continue to currently obsess over their vintage Kenner Star Wars action figures. This time around they begin the Empire Strikes Back... Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Time to once again step back into the 1980's. The heydays of HBO coming to your local towns and the endless B-movies they would play. Today on GeekFest Rants Carlos and James dive deep into the Michael Crichton classic B movie, Looker. Find out why this movie has remained on... Continue reading
Posted Mar 19, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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As we celebrate Star Trek's 50th Anniversary, Carlos and James would like to take this episode of GeekFest Rants to review many of the musical aspects of the franchise. From the Original Series to the latest reboots. Plus we also take a look at the current, on tour, Star Trek... Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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"They are here already...You're next, you're next, you're next". With that chilling warning the film Invasion of the Body Snatchers was suppose to conclude. But find out how the studio changed it's ending back in 1956. Today on GeekFest Rants join Carlos Perrone and Mike Sutton as they talk about... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we take a second look (and even third look) at our reaction to Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Join Carlos Perrone and Steve Vivona as Steve soaks in all the Star Wars goodness that he had been missing since the Original Trilogy. And then we revisit... Continue reading
Posted Feb 25, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Just when we thought Chris Evans was the only actor to finally redeem himself after playing multiple unsuccessful comic book characters, in comes Ryan Reynolds. But he ups the ante by not only playing multiple characters but now by re-playing a previous character and making it a legitimate hit. Join... Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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How do we get Carlos to watch a football game on TV? Or to at least fast forward through the game to watch commercials? By showing some genre trailers/commercials for upcoming 2016 films. Today on GeekFest Rants we get the two Perrone men, Carlos and Kyle reviewing all the geeky... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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While companies like Hasbro and Disney saturate the market with new Star Wars: The Force Awakens toys, we at GeekFest Rants take another look back at the toy line that started it all....the Kenner Star Wars action figure line. This time around Carlos and James focus on the second wave... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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For those who complain that the film market is over saturated with comic book movies, today on GeekFest Rants we take you back to a period in time where the disaster film ruled supreme. Join us as Carlos and James relive the golden age of 70's disaster films. Hear about... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Lest you think all of us geeks are on the same page when it comes to Star Wars: The Force Awakens, here are two divergent opinions. “Why I was Compelled to See Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Three Times” by Steve Laux I am a Star Wars fan. Just putting... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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On this week's GeekFest Rants Carlos and Steve V. explore Phase 3 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe with a heavy emphasis on Ant-Man, Captain America: Civil War and Doctor Strange as well as their longer range plans. Marvel is facing some heavy competition in 2016 and the years ahead from... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2016 at Geekfest Rants
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Everybody has one. Some of us have a bunch of them. So today on GeekFest Rants, it's our turn to come clean and reveal our Guilty Pleasures musical films. Join Carlos and James as they confess which musicals they just cannot turn away from when they are on TV. And... Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2016 at Geekfest Rants