The theme this month is: Unite! As an avid podcast listener and follower of geeky things on Facebook and Twitter, I've been hearing/seeing ads for Loot Crate for sometime now. It's a pretty cool service and I've been wanting to try it out for a while,...

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Pessimism vs Optimism: The Movie. "Tomorrowland" is Brad Bird's most recent film brought to theaters. Fans of "The Incredibles" (such as myself) may have seen Bird’s name attached to "Tomorrowland" and gotten excited at the possibility of a similarly great movie. Unfortunately, despite some memorable...

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Mad Max is back and better than ever! I'm a week late, but I finally got around to seeing "Mad Max: Fury Road." I'll admit, this film wasn't really at the top of my must-see list this year, that is until I saw the first...

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Let’s try something new, shall we? Geek Smash deals in nearly anything in the geekery-related world. This includes product reviews of geeky-type items, like Loot Crate and Japan Crate and beyond. As a favor to this writer and the Geek Smash family, Japan Crate sent me the Japan...

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Here's hoping that "Daredevil" starts a trend! With the upcoming April 10th debut of Marvel’s “Daredevil,” the first of five Marvel series on Netflix, we started thinking about what other Marvel characters we would like to see follow this particular path. One of the many cool things about these Netflix series...

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Into the Woods and Further into Our Hearts. A Baker (James Corden) and his Wife (Emily Blunt) determine their unfulfilled need of having a child of their own can be relieved with the help of The Witch (Meryl Streep), in exchange for a few trinkets....

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Being a hero doesn't always involve a cape. This statement begs the question of "what does it require?," and one example crossed the threshold of thought and cried out to be shared. In the geek community, when the word "hero" is heard most tend to...

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Happily Ever After – Is It? From the time the film flickers onto the screen, the story is more than recognizable. The audience already assumes they know the story, but they are mistaken. Everyone and their dog has heard the story of "Cinderella" so many...

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