Cracked Archive - Movies & TV

5 Crazy In-Jokes From Your Favorite Shows You Never Noticed

At the risk of sounding arrogant, we think we're pretty good at watching TV.


5 Movies That Preach Grand Messages (They Totally Ignore)

Every movie has a message. Unfortunately, a whole lot of them seem to forget that about halfway through.


5 Famous Movie Costumes (That Have Hilarious Secrets)

In some cases, either because they were thinking outside the box or it was Friday at 5:30 p.m., designers have made costumes out of the most random and unglamorous objects ever.


Why There's No Excuse For Bad Special Effects

Are special effects actually getting better with time?


5 Actors Who Do The Same WTF Specific Thing In Every Movie

No one can explain why the following five stars keep having the same bizarrely specific things happen to them in every single movie.


6 Famous Movie Scenes That Were Total Backstage Disasters

It takes an awful lot of trickery to make a movie look good.


5 Great Comic Movies That The Disney/Fox Merger May Give Us

All of the most the beloved comic book characters can play in the same cinematic sandbox! The possibilities for match-ups and crossovers are endless! And by that, I mean there are at least five.


4 Reasons Anime Fans Have It WAY Better Nowadays

Life wasn't easy for us anime fans 20 years ago, and it wasn't just because people heard that you liked something called 'Outlaw Star' and instinctively wanted to cram you into a toilet.


5 Big-Time Players In Your Fav Movies (Who Got NO CREDIT)

Hollywood doesn't always bother with the whole 'crediting people for their work' thing.


The Creepy Rape Fantasy That Keeps Showing Up In Sci-Fi

We should talk about how movies and shows are so often crafted to appeal to the creepiest rape fantasies. That can't be good for us, right?


6 Insane Law Enforcement Stories (That Are 100 Percent True)

Here are some bumbling doofus cops, and the dingus mistakes they made. Please enjoy.


5 Movies Where Everyone Ignores The HUGE Actual Problem

Sometimes a movie will accidentally toss out an Earth-shaking revelation that makes the actual plot look like a Goop post guest-written by Jaden Smith.


5 Beloved Children's Films That Are Secretly Terrifying

Almost any movie can be turned into a horror story ... even the family-friendly ones.


5 Famous Movies Rescued by the Last Person You'd Expect

Weirdly random celebs are responsible for accidentally altering pop culture forever with sudden bursts of benevolent entitlement.


A Forgotten Show Warned Us About Harvey Weinstein (In 1999)

'Action' might be long forgotten by most people, but that's just because it was ahead of its time. By about 18 years, to be precise.