Cracked Archive - Movies & TV

5 Sex Comedy Tropes That Need to Evolve or Die

These films desperately need to evolve past their standard material, which is at best old, and at worst vengefully inappropriate in real life.


6 Famous Things That Only Exist Thanks To Laziness

Sometimes, the most magical of movie moments is created by a brilliant visionary simply giving up.


6 Weird Things That Show Up In Every Sitcom

All sitcoms start to rely on old tropes and recycled plots.


7 World-Famous Movie Props That Were Just Thrown Away

One of the overlooked benefits of CGI is that filmmakers have significantly less crap cluttering their sets.


Why The Fifty Shades Series Hates Sex

The overarching story of the 'Fifty Shades' trilogy looks more like a morality play than a porno.


6 Overlooked Details That Turn Beloved Characters Into Jerks

Like flesh-and-blood people, a lot of our most cherished cinematic heroes have weird, disturbing characteristics we somehow chose to overlook.


The Much Better Movie Hiding In 'Titanic'

What if there was something much more daring going on under the surface?


5 Bizarrely Specific Things Every Sci-Fi Movie Does

No matter what obscure corner of the galaxy you warp to, some things never change.


5 Very Stupid Things Hollywood Taught You About Fighting

If we could absorb epic fighting skills through movies, we'd still be screwed.


27 Dark Moments You Forgot Were In Your Favorite Movies

How is it possible that our most cherished movies have such creepy scenes?


6 Famous Directors Who Were Deranged Creeps On Set

A movie set is still a workplace environment.


The Cringe-Worthy Way Sci-Fi And Fantasy Deal With Prejudice

These genres have always been more willing to take on serious issues, but the racial allegories are often terrible.


4 Super Specific Roles (Actors Played More Than Once)

Some actors are destined to get typecast.