Cracked Archive - Movies & TV

6 Magically Stupid Scenes Scary Movies Never Show You

Being a horror monster is a lot like being a small town cop: there's lots of down time mixed with brief moments of intense violence. Also, both occupations disproportionately target minorities.

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6 Hilarious Secret Rules All Horror Movies Obey

There are a tons of other weird details that are seemingly mandatory for every horror flick.

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5 Creepy As Hell Stories Cut From Your PG-13 History Books

Every now and then, history's horror stories are so over the top that they have to be left out of the classroom entirely.

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10 Backstage Photos That Make Scary Movies Look Hilarious

Learning how scary movies are made can ruin the horror for the viewer, turning previously terrifying moments into episodes of campy slapstick.

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How Actual Human Beings Would React To Movie Situations

Somebody needs to tell Hollywood how real people behave.

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The Overarching Plot Of The 'Halloween' Movies Is Crazy AF

Allow us to guide you through the tangled ball of Christmas lights that is the Halloween series.

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5 Real-Life Murderers More Terrifying Than Any Horror Movie

Serial killers in movies are all constrained by the same limitation: The imagination of a screenwriter, who is presumably not a murderous psychopath. No matter how disgusting or outright evil the fictional killer, there's somebody out there topping them in real life.

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Why 'Gotham' Is The Superhero Origin That We Need Right Now

Gotham seems to have erupted from an alternate dimension where it is the only real form of Batman.

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4 WTF Hypothetical Questions Raised By Horror Movies

Movie monsters always work with a strict set of rules.

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What The Walking Dead Needs To Steal From Game Of Thrones

It's starting to feel like Walking Dead is dazed and wobbly-kneed after Game Of Thrones roundhouse-kicked it in its decomposing chin.

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18 Horror Movies With Diabolically Clever Foreshadowing

Nothing in horror movies should surprise you.

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5 Ways To Make Pop Culture Nostalgia Not Totally Suck

Like swords and bear traps, nostalgia is all about how you wield it.

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5 Downsides To Being A Movie Monster Nobody Brings Up

As wild and sexy as werewolves are, the only thing you'd be able to do with them nowadays is put them out of their misery.

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19 Blockbusters You Didn't Realize Were Horror Movies

Every regular movie has terror lurking just below the surface.

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6 Barely Noticeable Ways Movies And TV Messed With Your Head

Stanley Kubrick, mad man that he is, mapped out the Overlook to subconsciously mess with the audience's brains.

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