Cracked Archive - Movies & TV

5 Ways To Make Pop Culture Nostalgia Not Totally Suck

Like swords and bear traps, nostalgia is all about how you wield it.


5 Downsides To Being A Movie Monster Nobody Brings Up

As wild and sexy as werewolves are, the only thing you'd be able to do with them nowadays is put them out of their misery.


6 Barely Noticeable Ways Movies And TV Messed With Your Head

Stanley Kubrick, mad man that he is, mapped out the Overlook to subconsciously mess with the audience's brains.


5 Terrifying Horror Stories Hiding In Superhero Films

Lurking behind the grim visage of 'Logan' is an even grimmer visage of a murderer running around free and unchecked.


7 Hilariously WTF Ways TV And Movies Dealt With Censorship

When you're trying to avoid showing a lesbian couple on TV, of course the obvious solution is to change their relationship to 'incestuous cousins.'


6 Movie Critics Whose Reviews Were Acts Of Pure WTF

Gene Siskel was unnecessarily doxxing people way before the basement-dwelling denizens of Reddit were.


5 Weird Things That Teen Shows Think About Actual Teens

Did the people trying to depict realistic teenage experiences ever actually experience teenagerdom?


5 Insanely Topical Movie Lines (That Are Now Just Confusing)

Centuries from now, our grandchildren's grandchildren will be watching beautiful people erotically waterboard one another on the beach, and they'll have no clue where it came from.


5 Movie And TV 'Plot Holes' That Aren't Actually Plot Holes

Every once in a while, you can find the solutions to your bafflement in the same fictional universe that provided the plot hole in the first place.


6 Behind-The-Scenes Movie Pranks That Were Total Madness

Here's photographic evidence that the people making our favorite movies and TV shows are some goofy motherflippers.


6 Unnecessarily Horrifying Episodes Of Beloved Kids Shows

In the same way there's no shortage of horrifying moments in your actual childhood, there are a lot of creeptacular moments in the family friendly shows we used to watch.


5 'Fun' Cartoons With (Hidden) Dark Universes

It turns out all of our favorite after-school buddies lived in insane, inescapable hellscapes.


5 Deleted Scenes That Would've Made Movies 10 Times Darker

Thankfully, not every human-turned-furniture needed screen time in the newest 'Beauty And The Beast.'


5 Terrible Cartoons That Got One Thing Right

Sometimes, a show that may appear worthless and ultimately detrimental to the youth of our world actually hides a rich inner core.


5 Truly Heartbreaking Scenes Found In Lighthearted Cartoons

These animated films and shows might look silly on the surface but they will sucker-punch you right in the tear duct.