Cracked Archive - Movies & TV


If You Had To Describe Yourself Using Fictional Characters

Who needs adjectives to describe ourselves when we can just use famous pop culture characters?


6 Embarrassing Roles Marvel Actors Hope You Forgot

If Scarlett Johannson can bounce back from 'My Brother the Pig,' you can survive the week.


The Most Awesome Comics In The World (Aren't American)

There's a bunch of stale franchises that got manga adaptations and those adaptations kick all sorts of ass.


5 Movies That Are 99% Harmless And 1% Horrifying

Turns out movies like 'Fried Green Tomatoes' and 'Cocktail' are a lot more sinister and depressing than we first thought.


6 Throwaway Jokes That Ended Up Predicting Huge Plot Twists

WARNING: This is an article about plot twists. Expect some!


Legitimately Troubled Characters Hollywood Thinks Are Funny

Sometimes slapstick crosses the line into deeply depressing.


6 Huge Recent Plot Holes (You Never Knew Had Explanations)

Movies are filled with truly confusing moments. Which is why we made heads or tails of them by poring through websites, director's commentaries, and, unfortunately, tie-in novels.


6 Disturbing Messages You Never Noticed In Marvel Movies

For a series raising a generation of future world leaders, we should hope to the One-Above-All that the political lessons of these films don't rub off.


The 4 Strangest (Non-Political) Things About The Alt-Right

There's a lot about the alt-right that scares me. It's the Nazi stuff, mostly.


Dumb Stuff That Nobody In Movies Or Shows Has To Worry About

There's a lot of reasons to not want to live in fictional universes, but the perks negate all that bad stuff.


The Secret Factor Behind Special FX In Movies

I've been thinking a lot about monkeys lately and what they mean to the progress of film.


Awful Character Histories That You Won’t See On Film

While Hollywood loves to butcher source materials, sometimes it's for the good.


The Definitive Answers To The Biggest Superhero Debate

It's time for the Superhero Actor Battle Royale.


6 Huge Problems In Movies They Could've Solved Way Easier

Movies have a tendency to shatter their own realities by having every character ignore the most obvious solutions to their problems.