Cracked Archive - Movies & TV

5 Ways 'Star Trek' Was Rebooted Wrong

Reboots. When they work they combine old fans with new viewers. When they don't they combine horror movies with asshole genies, bringing back exactly what you asked for but it's changed and awful inside.


20 Classic Romances That Were Doomed After Credits Rolled

Once the credits roll, everything goes to shit, man.


5 Horror Villains Who Aren't As Bad As They Seem

These are the monsters you can actually get behind. They're go-getters.


Explosions Are Pigs: 5 Weird Truths About Movie Sounds

To learn more about this underappreciated craft, we talked to industry veteran Dino DiMuro, who has over 200 film and TV credits to his name.


24 Celebrity Cameos Too Embarrassing For Words

Everyone loves a good cameo. Sadly, not all are so amazing.


6 Crazy Upcoming Movies You Haven't Heard Of Yet

There's hope for Hollywood, but only if you throw all your money at these films.


Historic Acts Of Epic Revenge

In real life, few people are determined enough to actually draft insane, Tarantino-style revenge schemes and unleash them on the world. Namely, these few people.


5 Simple Ways To Make Horror Movies Stop Sucking

What do these films get so right about the genre, when so many others fail? The answer is stupidly clear and conveniently listable!


20 Famous Movie Scenes (Improved With Nudity)

There's no movie that can't be improved by nudity.


The 6 Most Sadistic Superhero Revenge Schemes Of All Time

Some supercrimes requires a more ... creative punishment.


20 Surprising Origins Of Famous Pop Culture Ideas

Inspiration doesn't always need to be a brilliant light bulb. Sometimes it can just be broken glass to a bare foot.


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.