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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, 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 3 days ago 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
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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