Cracked Archive - Movies & TV

4 Reasons Why Oscar Voting Is Dumb, Explained By A Voter

What actually goes into deciding who deserves an Oscar? We talked to a verified Academy member to see how this exclusive electorate operates.


8 Family Movies That Were Horror Films Behind The Scenes

These movies suddenly went from 'whimsical backstage tomfoolery' to 'mescaline nightmare.'


4 Movie Inventions That Should've Instantly Saved The World

It's like the screenwriters missed some game-changing aspects of their own premise.


7 Tales Of Madness From Behind The Scenes At The Oscars

The Academy Awards deserve their own movie, that will likely never, ever get nominated for an award.


4 Reasons The Razzies Suck (And Should Be Abolished Forever)

The Razzies would be great if it weren't such a ramshackle operation run by a bunch of lazy trolls who are guilty of all the same smug self-importance they claim to be lampooning.


5 Fan Edits That Blur The Line Between Insane And Genius

It turns out some people took classic works and transformed them into things that expand the realm of the human mind.


How DC Comics Is Making Directors Hate Filmmaking

The DC 'throw all the stuff together and see if it works' system of making movies is ruining literally everyone's enthusiasm for their projects.


5 Actors Who Have One Very Specific Achilles Heel

Sometimes, actors try out roles so absurdly against their strengths, and whiff them so hard, that it defies belief.


8 WTF New Movies No One Is Talking About (February 2017)

It's time to dive into the choppy waters of indie cinema in search of bizarre treasure.


7 Special Effects You Assumed Were CGI

We're thankful for the filmmakers that'll say 'screw it' and trade the strict CGI for insane physical, real-world effects.


6 Horrifying Realities Of Living In A Sitcom Universe

The whole point of sitcoms is that they're harmless. Or least that's how sitcoms look from our end.


Detroiters: The Madmen of Detroit Public Access

From Executive Producers Lorne Michaels and Jason Sudeikis, Comedy Central's new series, Detroiters


5 Ways Movies Used To Be Marketed (That Made No Damn Sense)

When it comes to movie promotions, we have it pretty good right now. But we went through some awkward growing pains to get to this point.


6 Real Innocent People Famous Movies Made Look Horrible

From famous people to random dudes, no one is safe from being turned into a jerk by Hollywood long after their death.