Cracked Archive - Movies & TV

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.


15 Reality TV Formulas We Suspect Hollywood Uses

These are surefire equations to making a million dollars in the world of television.


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.


23 Shining Moments That (Almost) Redeemed Terrible Movies

Even a broken clock gets the nut sometimes. Or something like that.


5 Famous Pop Culture Moments (That Never Actually Happened)

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


Actors Who Weren't There: 5 Awful Ways Movies Faked A Star

Making films 101: When you have a problem, the best thing to do is make more problems.


24 Pranks Celebrities Don't Want You To Know They Fell For

Not only are they more talented than all of us, but they're way better at pulling pranks too.