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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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It's time for Summer Movie Roundup. Join Carlos today at GeekFest Rants as we go over some of the films out this summer(and spring). Starting with an original small film like Upgrade, with our newest crowned cult actor, Logan Marshall-Green(fake Tom Hardy). Then, if you want sequels, boy do we... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we return for a visit to posters of the month. Join Carlos as he delves into Rogue One and Solo. This brings us to a more modern look at poster design and it's creators. Plus, we get some poster design controversy....yes there is such a thing.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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When it comes to the building blocks of modern science fiction, for at least people our age, in their 40's, it all starts with 2001 A Space Odyssey. Join Carlos at GeekFest Rants as we dip our toe into the ocean that is 2001. From the film by Stanley Kubrick,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants, Carlos looks at both sides of the Star Wars fandom coin, the positive fan gatherings like Star Wars Celebration and the flip side with the ugly newer toxic fandom incidents. This non traditional Star Wars fan behavior seems to have been gathering steam most recently with... Continue reading
Posted Jun 18, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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Greetings, Starfighter! You have been recruited by the Star League to defend the Frontier against Xur and the Ko-Dan Armada. Today on GeekFest Rants, Carlos revisits the 80's cult-classic, The Last Starfighter. This CGI effects groundbreaking film will always have a place in our appreciation of special effects development. We'll... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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Who actually shot first? Today on GeekFest Rants we find out the stories behind the legend of everybody's favorite Corellian, scoundrel, pilot...Han Solo. Join Carlos, Kim, and Kyle for an in-depth review of the latest Star Wars film: Solo - A Star Wars Story. How does this compare to The... Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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What do A Quiet Place, Avengers: Infinity War, Lost In Space, and Cobra Kai have in common? Absolutely nothing, other than Carlos is reviewing them today on GeekFest Rants. On this episode we have a perfect combination of horror, comic book, sci-fi, and 80's throwback entertainment. Is it possible to... Continue reading
Posted May 21, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants, Carlos explores the virtual reality world of Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire. This is a virtual reality experience that brings you into an undercover mission to steal the Empire's new secret weapon. Virtual reality entertainment is new to us so you'll get a newbie's perspective... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants, Carlos compares the original Star Wars Kenner Landspeeder to the new, Black Series Hasbro one. How has it improved, what surprises does it hold? And we even go over some hidden features the original one had, that some people might not know about. Plus as a... Continue reading
Posted May 2, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we are looking at two very different films. One is the documentary Lost Soul: The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley’s Island of Dr. Moreau, the story of a film that did not get made. However, this story is better than the actual film that was made.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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As Solo: A Star Wars Story get's closer and closer to premiering we get another trailer with interesting new hints at what's ahead in this latest Star Wars film. Today on GeekFest Rants Carlos goes shot by shot to see what secrets lay ahead. Then we examine current films on... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants Carlos takes one final(maybe, definitely, no way)look at Star Wars The Last Jedi. This time around he focuses on the novel by Jason Fry, promoted as the Expanded Edition - whatever that means. And the home video release including Blu-ray, and 4K.....sorry no 3-D for the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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Just when you thought we were done with Star Wars Kenner...we're back with more. Today on GeekFest Rants, Carlos takes a look at the 85-86 Lost Wave. This was a continuation to the Star Wars Kenner line, proposed by Kenner to Lucasfilm, just as the Return of the Jedi line... Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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Any Escape From New York fans out there? Today on GeekFest Rants, Carlos reviews the deleted scene filled, movie adaptation tie in novel of Escape From New York. Definitely a must read. Then we look at our posters of the month with Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom and... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we go from comic book heroes to sci-fi thriller. Join Carlos as he reviews the current billion dollar Marvel hit, Black Panther and the mind bending Annihilation. Two different films but perfect for our genre loving interests. With Black Panther we get a new character that... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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To Special or to Despecial? Why do we have to choose? Why can't we have both? Today on GeekFest Rants we dive into the Star Wars Special Editions and the Despecialized Editions. Join Carlos as he details the changes made throughout the years to the original Star Wars films and... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants Carlos takes a look at some of the best Soundtrack/Scores done by Rock groups/artists. We'll examine artists such as AC/DC, Daft Punk, and Queen. How sometimes a great soundtrack can't save a movie. Or how a soundtrack enhances a film beyond all expectations. Then we are... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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Today at GeekFest Rants we finally get a look at the eagerly anticipated Solo, trailer/teaser. Carlos goes shot by shot to examine every little bit of information that will fuel our latest Star Wars obsession. Then we'll go over some shows to try to fill our Stranger Things fix. Included... Continue reading
Posted Feb 15, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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Sometimes we watch great films, sometimes we watch good films, but sometimes we watch Saturn 3. Today on GeekFest Rants, Carlos covers a great B-level (if we are very generous) sci-fi cheese-fest starring Kirk Douglas, Farrah Fawcett, and Harvey Keitel. However, the behind the scenes troubles with the making of... Continue reading
Posted Feb 7, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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So...what is your favorite Star Trek series? Original? Voyager? Next Generation? Enterprise? Phase II? Discovery? DS9? Wait, wait, wait. What is Phase II, you ask? Well, today on GeekFest Rants, Carlos will go where many fans have NOT gone before....deep into the making of the never produced follow up TV... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we conclude our reviews of Star Wars - The Last Jedi. Not only does Carlos have a second viewing review but we are also joined by visiting contributor James and he will tell us how he feels about this film. Let's just say GeekFest Rants is... Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we begin to explore Star Trek: The Motion Picture. Carlos will start by covering the Mego action figure line and the Marvel comic book adaptation. How do these figures compare to other Mego lines? What hidden surprise does the comic book have? Then we return to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants the Review Strikes Back as we take a second look at Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Join Carlos as he welcomes his son Kyle for a different perspective on this latest entry in the Star Wars saga. What's better than a 47 year old arguing with... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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Today on GeekFest Rants we visit Disney's Galactic Nights. A one night event for all things Star Wars at Hollywood Studios. Join Carlos as he attends a special panel previewing the upcoming 2019 Star Wars park expansion, Galaxy's Edge. Then we take a final look at Kenner's 92-Backs/Last 17 wave... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2018 at Geekfest Rants
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"This is not going to go the way you think". Wow, Luke was not kidding. Today on GeekFest Rants, Carlos takes a first look at Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Probably the most divisive Star Wars film so far. We will go scene by scene and pick apart every wonderful... Continue reading
Posted Dec 25, 2017 at Geekfest Rants