Cracked Archive - Movies & TV

6 Reasons Why Drive-In Theaters Are Never Coming Back

Drive-in theaters seem cool. But what went wrong with the whole automotive theater experience?


6 Ways 'Sausage Party' Got Away With Screwing Its Artists

Whether they made a masterpiece or a turd, apparently 'Sausage Party' was done by treating the animators like trash.


8 Inspirational Quotes (From History's Biggest Monsters)

Sometimes, history's most awful people say things that, taken alone and completely out of context, are super inspiring.


When Hollywood Needs A Made-Up Language, They Come To Us

What's your favorite part of big-budget fantasy epics? If you said the made-up languages characters speak, you might have a bright future as a conlanger.


4 BS Infomercial Facts That Apparently Fool Some People

Apparently, infomercial directors never got the memo that they aren't supposed to make up some of the most insane claims you'll ever hear.


7 Random Pieces Of US Culture That Are Weirdly Huge Overseas

Some pop culture just doesn't translate well to foreign audiences. But sometimes the most unexpected pieces of American culture end up being inexplicably huge overseas.


JK Rowling Just Undid Every Harry Potter Story You Know

Warning: This article contains spoilers for the new Harry Potter play. Since reading this is way cheaper than taking a plane to London and buying a theater ticket, we thought you wouldn't mind.


4 Scenes From Books That Were Too F***ed Up For The Movie

Trigger Warning: There is some horrible stuff in this article which involves sex, violence, and babies. All at the same time.


8 On-Set Photos That Break The Spell Of Famous Horror Films

Turns out horror movies are filled with a bunch of regular people. (Terrifyingly regular.)


5 Insane Game Of Thrones Scenes Deleted From History Books

What's actually dark and full of terrors is the average history book.


10 Batshit Crazy Comic Panels We Couldn't Stop Laughing At

We thought it might be fun to take some of the most inexplicably shithouse crazy panels from comic book history and try to make sense of them through the eyes of someone who's completely unfamiliar with the context.


4 Frequently Quoted Facts That Are Lies Made Up By Movies

Alas, not all movies are honest -- some are willing to fill your head with utter garbage for the sake of filling in a few moments of dialogue.


6 Times Rampant Substance Abuse Led To Cinematic Genius

Turns out even our 'wholesome' classics were pretty much done by people high off dumpster trucks worth the drugs.


6 Horrifying Stories Behind Famous Movie Sex Scenes

Shooting even the steamiest sex scene is awful and uncomfortable.


5 Famous Pop Culture Moments (That Never Actually Happened)

When it comes to pop culture memories we're basically all the guy from Memento.