Beat the Geeks is a game show where contestants must match their knowledge against the geeks. The three main geeks of each episode are the TV geek, Movie geek and Music geek. Each episode ... See full summary »
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



2   1  
2002   2001  

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Garfield and Friends (1988–1995)
Animation | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Stories about Garfield the cat, Odie the dog, their owner Jon and the trouble they get into, and Orson the Pig and his adventures on a farm with fellow farm animals.

Stars: Lorenzo Music, Thom Huge, Gregg Berger
The X Show (1999–2001)
Comedy | Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Information, talk, and humor for Men every weeknight at 11PM on FX from May 1999 to April 2001.

Stars: Craig Jackson, Ari Sandel, Ava Cadell
MythBusters (TV Series 2003)
Documentary | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A weekly documentary in which two Hollywood special effects experts attempt to debunk urban legends by directly testing them.

Stars: Jamie Hyneman, Adam Savage, Robert Lee
Reality-TV
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Stars: Cary Deuber, Tiffany Hendra, Stephanie Hollman
Singapore Sling (Video 1999)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

Michelle's arrested in Singapore, so she marries a corrupt local businessman to avoid prison, swindles him and escapes the country. Her "husband" tries to get her through her ex, a Texan oil tycoon, but his current girl Lisa interferes.

Director: James Hong
Stars: Rena Riffel, James Hong, Shannon Tweed
Brickleberry (2012–2015)
Animation | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A group of never-do-well forest rangers are facing the shutdown of their National Park when a new ranger arrives to help transform them and save the park.

Stars: Daniel Tosh, Roger Black, David Herman
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Four young friends with big egos and slightly arrogant attitudes are the proprietors of an Irish bar in Philadelphia.

Stars: Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton, Rob McElhenney
Saturday Night Live (TV Series 1975)
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

The famous guest host stars in parodies and sketches created by the cast of this witty show.

Stars: Don Pardo, Lenny Pickett, Darrell Hammond
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Co-Host (12 episodes, 2001-2002)
Marc Edward Heuck ...
 Movie Geek (12 episodes, 2001-2002)
Paul Goebel ...
 TV Geek (12 episodes, 2001-2002)
Andy Zax ...
 Music Geek (10 episodes, 2002)
...
 Himself - Host (9 episodes, 2001-2002)
Blaine Capatch ...
 Host (9 episodes, 2002)
Edit

Storyline

Beat the Geeks is a game show where contestants must match their knowledge against the geeks. The three main geeks of each episode are the TV geek, Movie geek and Music geek. Each episode as a geek who specializes in a different field such as Star Wars, comic books, KISS, or the Sopranos. The contestants get easier questions than the geeks and must accrue the most points to make it to the final round. Written by FMJ_Joker

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

quiz show | non fiction | See All (2) »

Taglines:

You teased them in school, threw spitballs at them and gave them atomic wedgies. Now it's their turn.

Genres:

Comedy | Game-Show

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

7 November 2001 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

On Howard Stern's radio program (July 1, 2002), Mark Cronin guest starred to plug the second season of Beat The Geeks. In honor, Howard Stern played an on-air version of the show. Two contestants played for $10,000 and challenged different geeks. 'Stuttering' John Melendez was the Star Wars Geek, Gary Dell'Abate was the Rock 'n Roll Geek, Artie Lange was the Sports Geek, and Howard Stern was the Superman Geek. Vinnie Favale served as Host. See more »

Quotes

Blaine: First you have to survive the toss up round, hands over your buzzers, the first one to buzz in with the correct answer will get 10 points and the chance to go up against a geek. Now here's how the follow up works. If you beat the geek you get ten points. If he beats you, you get knocked back 5.
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Tosh.0: Looking for a Girlfriend (2010) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

For proud trivia Geeks!
5 March 2002 | by (Bristol, CT) – See all my reviews

The ultimate anti-game show, where contestants answer questions in four categories: 1) music 2) movies 3) TV 4) a separate misc. category every show. Then later, four Geeks, respectively representing these categories, are challenged by the players, who get easy questions. But the Geeks must give up their medals if they miss their harder questions! And folks, these Geeks really do know their senseless trivia. When they answer right you'll be amazed! When they don't answer right, you'll be shocked! The final round pits one person against the Geek of choice. The questions ranged from easy to difficult.

Rather than being intellectual like "Jeopardy" or endless like "Who wants to be a Millionaire", it's merely brain-easy trivia. The all-knowing Geeks were the stars, and Comedy Central wrongly let them go by canceling this trivial fun-fest.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Blaine Capatch Aero_Dynamik
New Music Geek... jocool86
does anybody ever win the grant prize angelstarprincess_is
too all fans great news btg is still on check my thing it tell evething! stitch5888
This show needs revived dustinbatt
Discuss Beat the Geeks (2001) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?