Cracked Archive - Movies & TV

5 Classic Movie Quotes (Where We Totally Ignore The Context)

Pop culture quotes give us the means to express ourselves when we're too dumb or lazy to come up with our own mouth-sounds. And even then we can't get it right.


4 Movie Theories That Explain Bizarre Casting Choices

Sometimes a poor casting choice makes a movie better by opening the doors to wild-but-plausible theories that completely change the way you look at a film.


6 Weirdly Specific Tropes Movies Got Briefly Obsessed With

Not only only are these weirdly specific. They're freakishly, pointlessly specific.


6 Characters Who Were Inexplicably Awful At Normal Jobs

While we're being bedazzled by their good looks as they dodge explosions, we never notice how incompetent some protagonists really are.


How Is Santa Real?? 6 Movies Where No One Notices Anything

Sometimes, a movie's internal logic requires such profound, universal stupidity it starts to feel insulting.


The Cocaine-Fueled Acting Cameos Of Stephen King

Stephen King is a titan of pop culture. He is also a titan of horrific acting.


5 WTF Ways The Future Is About To Change Movies

The artistic types in Hollywood ought to be sleeping with one eye open.


5 Sequels That Didn't Know They Were Ripping On Themselves

Every successful film deserves a sequel or ten. And sometimes, the sequel itself accidentally tells you everything about the whole franchise.


An Obscure Easter Egg From 1994 Links Predator To Terminator

What if we told you that Dutch from 'Predator' was used as a template for the Terminator?


6 BS Psychology ‘Facts’ (You Believe Because Of Movies)

Science's understanding of mental health has improved greatly in the past century. Hollywood's, and thus society's, has not.


7 Famous Movies (That Turned Into WTF Comic Books Overseas)

Instead of sticking to the script, these back-alley adaptations went with some crazy interpretations.


5 Characters Movies Can't Get Right (That Cartoons Can)

These characters didn't hit their stride until someone decided add them to a Saturday morning block.


5 Plotlines Where The Creators Secretly Trolled People

What's the point of having a massive, loyal audience if you can't use that power to settle petty scores and/or randomly insult your peers?


7 Movies That Secretly Hid Big Actors Under Special Effects

Surprisingly, some moves have gone out of their way to eclipse their star power using elaborate disguises.


Why Sony Pulling The Plug On 007 Is The Humane Thing To Do

We may need to pull the plug on James Bond.