Monthly Archives: April 2010

Star Trek Meets Monty Python


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Who knew the crew of the Enterprise were such talented comedians? LOL, this is great. Someone edited classic Star Trek footage to recreate the Camelot scene from Monty Python and the Holy Grail. I think it syncs up beautifully.

Here’s the original scene to compare. So funny!

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First Look at Thor

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Here’s the first publicity photo of Thor, starring Chris Hemsworth. You may remember him as Captain Kirk’s dad in the recent Star Trek movie.

Not bad at all! It’s a bit depressing that we have to wait over a year for this movie, which is scheduled for a May 6, 2011 release.

[via io9]

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Disguise Your Eyes at the Zoo

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Did you know that gorillas get mad when you make eye contact with them? The next time you go to the zoo, you would be wise to wear these special glasses.

A zoo in the Netherlands is actually giving these glasses to visitors so they don’t get attacked by gorillas! Wow, really? I’d love to see a whole crowd of people wearing these, it would be so surreal (and more than a little creepy).

The Rotterdam Zoo is giving away cardboard glasses that make it appear that you’re looking off to one side; these are gorilla-viewing glasses, meant to avoid incidents in which gorillas attack visitors for making eye contact with them. The glasses’ introduction follows an attack on a woman by an escaped gorilla…

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[via Geekologie]

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Trailer for Jonah Hex

I’m so impressed with this trailer for Jonah Hex! This looks like such a great supernatural Western action movie.

I’ll confess, I haven’t read any Jonah Hex comics and I don’t know a whole lot about this character. But I will certainly be at the theater on the day this comes out.

Jonah Hex stars Josh Brolin and Megan Fox, and arrives in theaters on on June 18, 2010.

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R2-D2 Eats Lunch

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It’s lunch time on the set of the original Star Wars movie. What a cool photo! The other droid looks hungry, I wonder if R2 will share?

[via TotalFilm]

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Kingdom Hearts II: Organization XIII Cosplay in Action

I’m pretty much going to be letting the pictures do the talking here.  Check out these awesome Organization XIII cosplays!  


Xem Saix
Xemnas and Saix are buddies!

Xaldin___Xigbar_at_AX_2007_by_Seraphim_Sephiroth

Xaldin vs. Xigbar

Vexen_by_Ninja_Chi

Vexen wants your heart

V_by_JulianMoore

PLEASE don’t hit me again, Lexaeus!

Nothing_There_by_Jenna_Sama621

This time with FEELING, Zexion.

New_Axel_Wig_by_KellyJane

Axel is hot stuff, yo.

Kingdom_Hearts__Dark_Dancer_by_tealpirate

And now, Ladies and Gentlemen: Demyx!

luxord_the_Gambler_of_Fate_by_khgirllies

Whatever you do, DON’T let Luxord deal! (If anyone knows who this awesome Luxord is, PLEASE let me know!)

Marluxia_by_LunaDivine

Marluxia is really frighteningly pretty.

Hanging_out_by_Morijana

Don’t let Larxene’s harmless smile fool you…

Roxas__sitting_alone____by_chibinis_chan

Sorry Roxas, Zexion can still brood better.

Xion__Roxas__by_hrtznaoplz

No Xion, you may not have the camera.

wholebunch

Always a party with these animals, I tell ya.

There were sooooo many good cosplays to choose from–this is just skimming the top!
Boss_Battle___Saix_by_Castle_Oblivion_UK

Sora, I’m with you on this one.


In case you missed it, the guide to Organization XIII cosplay can be found here!

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Henry Hoover Costume

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Heh, this is a clever costume idea, though it is fairly creepy looking. It’s Henry Hoover, the walking vacuum! Funny stuff, though I find his eyes somewhat disturbing.

Here’s a helpful commercial, in case you have no idea what a Henry Hoover is, exactly. My, what a big nose hole he has. Someone stick a hose in it!

[via JoanneCasey]

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Tim Gunn Reviews Superheroes: Part 2

Here is Part 2 of Tim Gunn’s fashion critique of superhero costumes. I posted Part 1 last week – if you missed it you can watch it here.

It’s so cool that a famous fashion guru would take the time to talk about costumes. This is REALLY awesome!

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