Cracked Archive - Movies & TV


17 Gaping Plot Holes in Famous Movies

Lots of movies like to cover up glaring plot holes with ass-kicking fights, huge explosions, and even huger explosions.


28 Artsy Posters for the Crappiest Movies Ever

Everyone knows the best way to put asses in sticky movie theater seats is to trick ticket buyers.


3 'Go-To' Comedy Writing Tricks from an Industry Insider

Am I crazy to just give away all of my secrets to writing sitcom scripts? Or maybe not so crazy?


21 Real Deleted Scenes That Completely Change Famous Movies

Sometimes what finds its way to the cutting room changes the finished product drastically.


5 Great Movies That Were Turned into Terrible Books

These authors were being asked to produce a full novel based on someone else's screenplay ... why wouldn't they completely tank the job in the most hilarious ways possible?


4 Awesome Things Movies Want You to Hate

It turns out Hollywood is turning to cheap and easy ways to manufacture emotions.


6 Sneaky Ways Movies and TV Shows Outsmarted the Censors

It turns out some come creatives aren't so easy to push around -- they have a message, dammit, and they'll do anything they can to get it to the people.


The 5 Most Baffling Marketing Crossovers Ever Attempted

Here are five of the most baffling attempts to branch successful properties out into other forms of media that they were never intended for.


5 Famously Terrible Movies That Were Almost Great

All great movies are walking a razor's edge, and just one step in the wrong direction will send you plummeting into the darkest depths of absolute stupidity.


Direct 'The Avengers 2' in 10 Minutes or Your Family Is Dead

WARNING: The scene you are about to witness is a chilling preview of humanity’s future, but not humanity’s far future. Maybe two haircuts from now. And if you’re bald, you will grow a lustrous mane minutes after reading this article. Your scalp will soon sport some real 'Yanni Live at the Acropolis' shit.


4 Great Movie Characters Who Need to Try a New Genre

There are characters whose movies we can watch over and over, but we'd like to see them doing something just a little bit different


5 Classic Movies Made by People Who Wanted Them to Fail

Can a movie succeed if the very people behind it are doing everything in their power to make sure that it fails? (Hint: Yes.)


The 5 Most Ridiculous Attempts to Censor Popular Cartoons

Sometimes the desire to protect children's sensitive brains turns into bizarre self-parody.


5 Movies That Cause Gaping Plot Holes in Their Own Sequels

It turns out, some sequels only exist by feeding off the carcass of the original's now-mangled plot.


25 Behind the Scenes Movie Photos You Can't Un-See

Movies rely a lot on the viewers' suspension of disbelief. But thanks to the Internet, that disbelief is being shattered.