Cracked Archive - Movies & TV

5 Characters Who Ignore Powers That Solve All Their Problems

Creating a good hero or villain is a tricky balancing act. Unfortunately, a lot of people fail the act.


Dear Hollywood, The New Alien Movie Makes No Goddamn Sense

I'm about to do the impossible and heroically propose a way to save the entire 'Alien' canon once and for all ... 'Alien vs. Predator' included.


6 Easter Eggs In Popular TV Shows That Change Everything

If you want to get the most out of a show, you have to hunt for the hidden shit.


4 Overlooked Consequences Of Spider-Man Joining The Avengers

This deal has way bigger implications than you might think.


29 Character Alterations That Would Drive Fans Insane

We all fear change. But you know who fears it the most? Fanboys.


4 More Unwritten Rules Hollywood Needs to Stop Following

For decades now, scriptwriters have relied on the same stock characters, cliches and structures to produce lazy, formulaic films and shows that do little more than reinforce every negative stereotype about every segment of society imaginable.


31 Mind-Blowingly Ordinary Scenes You Won't Believe Are CGI

These days we pretty much expect our movies to be almost entirely CGI. Minus a small scene or tw- What's that? Oh those are actually CGI also?


5 Insane Things You Believe About Money (Thanks to Movies)

Why does the average person have no idea what kind of lifestyle his job should afford him? As usual, I blame Hollywood.


22 Facts About Oscar Movies Too Interesting for the Show

It's time to take the gold-tinted glasses off and look past the accolades.


35 Spinoffs We'd See Next If TV Executives Had Balls

Listen, the state of television is pretty abysmal. There are about five great shows right now, and a thousand just absolutely terrible ones. But, we can fix it.


5 Reasons Hollywood Will Never Depict Moms as Normal People

Hollywood has been churning out film after film featuring unstable or absent moms, to the point that it's kind of become the norm in modern movies. It didn't happen by accident.


5 Comics That Kick More Ass Than Any Movie

If Hollywood must remain allergic to new ideas, they could at least remake the awesomer older ones.


16 Behind-the-Scenes GIFs of Famous Movies You Can't Un-See

Look, we know a lot of work happens behind the scenes to make our favorite movies come to life. Still: We don't want to see that stuff, man.


5 Problems in Movies You Only Notice If You're Old

As you pass college age and journey deeper into the dark, shrieking void known as 'Pretending to Be a Responsible Adult,' your old favorite movies change for the worse.


6 Creepy Details That Were Almost in Classic Disney Movies

Here are six deleted moments that were wisely kept away from your innocent eyes. Well, at least until now.