Cracked Archive - Movies & TV

5 'Fun' Cartoons With (Hidden) Dark Universes
5 'Fun' Cartoons With (Hidden) Dark Universes

It turns out all of our favorite after-school buddies lived in insane, inescapable hellscapes.

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5 Deleted Scenes That Would've Made Movies 10 Times Darker
5 Deleted Scenes That Would've Made Movies 10 Times Darker

Thankfully, not every human-turned-furniture needed screen time in the newest 'Beauty And The Beast.'

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5 Terrible Cartoons That Got One Thing Right
5 Terrible Cartoons That Got One Thing Right

Sometimes, a show that may appear worthless and ultimately detrimental to the youth of our world actually hides a rich inner core.

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5 Truly Heartbreaking Scenes Found In Lighthearted Cartoons
5 Truly Heartbreaking Scenes Found In Lighthearted Cartoons

These animated films and shows might look silly on the surface but they will sucker-punch you right in the tear duct.

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5 Famous Movie Locations (With Horrible Secret Backstories)
5 Famous Movie Locations (With Horrible Secret Backstories)

It turns out that many movie settings have lives that are just as exciting, and in a few cases, just as tragic, as anything that happened in the films.

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6 Ways Movies Hilariously Misunderstand How The News Works
6 Ways Movies Hilariously Misunderstand How The News Works

These fictional newsrooms are run by complete maniacs who shouldn't be trusted with an elementary school newsletter.

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5 Great Shows That Made Distractingly Bad Costume Choices
5 Great Shows That Made Distractingly Bad Costume Choices

'Game of Thrones' gave us the invasion we never saw coming: shoulder pads.

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5 Common Things Hollywood Does That Instantly Kills A Story
5 Common Things Hollywood Does That Instantly Kills A Story

How do movies stealthily slit the throat of their own escapism? Well ....

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5 Simple Movie Scenes That Were An Insane Pain To Shoot
5 Simple Movie Scenes That Were An Insane Pain To Shoot

Sometimes, it's the simplest things that end up causing the biggest headaches.

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The 1 Personality Type Hollywood Doesn't Think Deserves Love
The 1 Personality Type Hollywood Doesn't Think Deserves Love

Hollywood has done its damnedest to cover all of its bases when it comes to people falling in love. But if you're not 'spontaneous' apparently you're still screwed.

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6 Hollywood Depictions Of Donald Trump
6 Hollywood Depictions Of Donald Trump

Trump was the rich bully of his time (and still is), which inspired many fictionalized versions of him as villainous characters meant to symbolize the greed and cynicism of 1980s capitalism.

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7 Secret Tricks Movies Use To Convince You They're Mad Deep
7 Secret Tricks Movies Use To Convince You They're Mad Deep

These are the equivalent of wearing glasses when you don't need them and using fancy words you don't know the meaning of.

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The 4 Most Insane Superhero Movies From Around The World
The 4 Most Insane Superhero Movies From Around The World

It's a great time for a comic nerd to be alive. But if you fear suffering a superhero movie burnout, I have a way to keep things fresh.

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7 Iconic Scenes (We Only Got Because The Movie Was Broke)
7 Iconic Scenes (We Only Got Because The Movie Was Broke)

Obi-Wan only heard millions of voices cry out in terror because George Lucas' wallet was empty.

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5 Great Ideas That Started As Throwaway Jokes
5 Great Ideas That Started As Throwaway Jokes

We also look to sci-fi to predict the future, but it turns out we should've been paying closer attention to our comedies.

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