Cracked Archive - Movies & TV

4 Insane Conspiracy Theories That Need Their Own Movie

Why don't we check out some movie-worthy theories out there and see if Hollywood will bite?


4 Things About Spider-Man That Don't Make Any Damn Sense

Enjoy this transcript of the interview, titled 'Things Spider-Man Hasn't Learned.'


5 Scrapped Episodes That Almost Ruined Famous TV Shows

You'd be surprised by how close some great TV shows came to destroying themselves with awful storylines.


5 Details They Cut from My Season of 'The Biggest Loser'

Cracked talked to 'The Biggest Loser' Season 3 runner-up Kai Hibbard, who told us that behind the hasty weight loss, trumped-up drama, and dramatic music, there lurked a dark side.


7 Movies Based on a True Story (Are Shockingly Full of Crap)

The following biopics have as much in common with the true events they depict as 'Super Mario Bros.' depicts the day in the life of an Italian plumber.


4 Complex Concepts You Didn't Know Movies and TV Taught You

You'll be surprised at just how much you might have accidentally learned from your favorite movies and TV shows.


21 Easter Eggs Hidden in 'Welcome Back, Potter'

They say there's no surer way to ruin a joke than by explaining it. Luckily, I'm terrible at what I do and a complete rebel that no one wants to step to.


Why 'Harry Potter' Is Based on a Terrible Decision

What if, instead of going to Hogwarts and fighting Voldemort, Harry took his magic and his dumbest friend and hightailed it to America?


5 Insane Parties (Disguised As Movies)

The shoots of a handful of classic movies were such raucous parties that it's a wonder the final products were even remotely watchable.


If Harry Potter Was More Realistic: An Alternate Timeline

What if an 11-year-old Harry Potter had told Hagrid and Dumbledore they could piss right off with all that wizarding B.S.?


7 Ways 'House of Cards' Could Be the Best Comedy on TV

The following article will pretty much consist entirely of spoilers. Please stop reading if you don't want to find out that Frank is actually not the original werewolf and that his death at the hands of President Van Helsing does not end the werewolf plague.


5 Reasons True Crime TV Shows Are a How-To Guide for Murder

Here are a few useful tips and tricks you can learn about the world's oldest sport (murder), just by watching true crime shows.


4 Movies That Got the Source Material's Point Exactly Wrong

It's like the filmmakers are out to piss off the people who came up with the story in the first place.


5 Iconic Movie Scenes Almost Cut for Idiotic Reasons

If you ever decide to cut a scene from your movie, make sure you're not doing it for incredibly stupid reasons. Otherwise you risk accidentally scrapping an important part of cinematic history.