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“Hey You Geeks!!” is all about the bread and butter of Geek Cinema; comic book films, science fiction, action, horror and fantasy. Because these genres overwhelmingly embody the money-earning side of film, they tend to exist on an uneven plain where weeding out the good from the bad is an often tedious task. Along this plain however, each year sees the release of a number of genre defying films that reshape, invigorate or define whatever genre they’ve been pigeonholed into. One thing 2012 provided was a relatively clear line between the good and the bad. From The Avengers to The Raid: Redemption, Looper and Cabin in the Woods, 2012 proved that genre is no longer the simple classifier that once was.

Until recently, comic book films have been a hit or miss affair. With comic book readership on the rise, 2012 gave us more hits in a year where even the misses »

- Tony Nunes

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