Cracked Archive - Movies & TV

6 Ridiculous Reasons Why Bad Movies Totally Sucked
6 Ridiculous Reasons Why Bad Movies Totally Sucked

There are movies that are so bad they're good, and those that are so bad they're like watching hundred-million-dollar paint dry.

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5 Weird Realities Of Composing Music For Movies And Ads
5 Weird Realities Of Composing Music For Movies And Ads

Creating background music specifically designed to manipulate your emotions is a job that's both harder and weirder than you'd probably think.

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5 Crazy Stories About Your Favorite Superheroes
5 Crazy Stories About Your Favorite Superheroes

The bizarre truth is that quite a few of our most beloved superhero icons exist for the most random and ridiculous reasons.

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Hollywood Arose From Thomas Edison's Defeat
Hollywood Arose From Thomas Edison's Defeat

Edison tried bullying rival filmmakers with lawsuits and literal goons until everyone just moved west.

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5 Hilariously Stupid Reasons Why Famous Characters Exist
5 Hilariously Stupid Reasons Why Famous Characters Exist

We like to think that everything in our favorite movies and TV shows was the product of pure creative vision. And maybe some drugs.

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All Of Your Nagging 'Last Jedi' Questions, Answered
All Of Your Nagging 'Last Jedi' Questions, Answered

This seems as a good a time as any to try to rebut at least some of the more popular grievances.

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 5 Ridiculous Movie Genres We Used To Be Obsessed With
5 Ridiculous Movie Genres We Used To Be Obsessed With

Hollywood history is littered with the corpses of some truly bizarre trends.

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Why Do Characters Keep Forgetting What Movie They're In?
Why Do Characters Keep Forgetting What Movie They're In?

Characters are constantly blindsided by things that are new to the audience.

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4 Movie Props You Never Noticed Popped Up Everywhere
4 Movie Props You Never Noticed Popped Up Everywhere

Making a movie is an expensive endeavor.

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Why We Can't Take Our Eyes Off The Things We Hate
Why We Can't Take Our Eyes Off The Things We Hate

Logic would say that if you hate a show, you just don't bother with it.

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5 Movies With Horrifying Aftermaths
5 Movies With Horrifying Aftermaths

Pretty much all Hollywood movies have happy endings ... but here are bunch of films that would have turned dark and horrifying if you kept watching.

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6 Actors Who Did The Same Crimes Their Own Characters Did
6 Actors Who Did The Same Crimes Their Own Characters Did

Some people truly can't help doing whatever they see onscreen, no matter how bloody, stupid, or painful the results.

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Tales From A Hollywood Child Wrangler
Tales From A Hollywood Child Wrangler

Since not every child actor can be a good little Ronnie Howard or Mara Wilson, someone has to take charge of them on set.

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How To Make That 'Indiana Jones' Fridge Scene Way Better
How To Make That 'Indiana Jones' Fridge Scene Way Better

What if this scene DOES make sense, but ONLY because it's Indiana Jones?

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