Cracked Archive - Movies & TV

The 6 Most Sadistic Superhero Revenge Schemes Of All Time

Some supercrimes requires a more ... creative punishment.


5 Game Of Thrones Scenes That Are More Shocking In The Books

It turns out HBO is actually pulling some of its punches when it comes to 'Game Of Thrones.'


5 Terrible TV Shows (That Began As Great Movies)

This has to one the most difficult challenges in all of Hollywood.


6 Minor Details That Reveal Major Things About Movie Worlds

Sometimes the same movies that we mock for replacing plot with explosions hide important details so well that we wouldn't have picked up on them with a dozen repeat viewings.


6 Upcoming Movie Sequels That Are Completely Doomed

There's a very good chance many of us are still gonna end up paying to see some of the following movies, despite all the warning signs.


6 Bizarre Ways Companies Subliminally Screw With Stuff On TV

These days, broadcast TV is having to fight for ways to get more advertisements into your eyeballs, whether you like it or not. And things are starting to get weird.


5 Ugly Realities Of Making 'Mockbusters' Like 'Sharknado'

If you can even remember the pre-internet days, Asylum is basically the Cracked to Hollywood's Mad Magazine. We wanted to know how our film counterpart operates (and if they're at all interested in making some list-based movies).


6 Reasons Burton's Willy Wonka Is Actually A Serial Killer

Tim Burton is kind of a weirdo. And when he adapted 'Charlie And The Chocolate Factory' for the big screen that it became apparent that he is deeply unhinged.


5 Actors Who Weren't Acting In Their Most Iconic Scenes

Here are five times when directors decided the best way to help an actor capture a moment was by recording them out of character.


5 Everyday Products That Hollywood Thinks Have Magical Power

If the universe operated by any of these Hollywood rules, life on Earth would become a nightmarish carnival of death and destruction.


7 Insanely Dark Reality Shows We'd Probably Watch

Where others see a tragic decline in our national conscience and integrity, I see opportunity. Which is why I'm pitching the following ideas to CBS.


4 Harsh Truths It's Time To Accept About Modern Pop Culture

What don't people already intuitively understand about pop culture? The short answer is 'a lot of things.'


5 Horrifying Ways Famous TV Shows Tackled Topical Issues

Most shows out there have the narrative precision of a kerosene-soaked wad of hobo cloth.


RIP Carrie Fisher: Secret Genius Script Doctor

Creativity is a fluid beast, and sometimes actors, writers, and directors branch out to pursue projects that seem to be the exact opposite of what they're good at.


4 Badass Works Of Art That Shouldn't Exist

Where does inspiration for art that's not as good as Bob Ross' totally awesome and exceptionally easy to reproduce on your own art come from? That's hard to say.