Cracked Archive - Movies & TV

5 Ways To Die In Movies (That Are Impossible)

If you were thinking about freezing someone in liquid nitrogen and shattering them, well, think again.


5 Movie Endings People Think Are Ambiguous (But Aren't)

Trying to force feed ambiguity into a story is like ending your Taco Bell order with 'And I'd like a five-layer beef and cheese burrito. OR WOULD I?'


5 Movie Adaptations That Completely Missed The Point

When a creator's book gets popular enough, they may get to see their vision completely gutted and butchered on a giant screen.


7 Times Movies And Shows Hid Real Murders Behind The Scenes

It turns out there are people in the background of familiar films whose lives are intertwined with truly horrific murders.


6 Sad Facts About Beloved Characters, Proven By Fans

Some of our favorite pop culture series have their joy forcefully ripped from them whenever they face the harsh light of arithmetic.


5 Oddly Specific Tropes Famous Directors Slip In Every Movie

If you ever meet Wes Anderson, keep your pet away from him.


We Reviewed 6 Of TV's Grossest Foods And It Was... Yeah

Lots of history's greatest ideas have odd beginnings -- but sometimes breakfast spaghetti should just be left in its respective fictional universe.


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!


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.