Cracked Archive - Movies & TV

Amazing Performances Hiding in Terrible Movies
Amazing Performances Hiding in Terrible Movies

These people never got the recognition they deserve. So today, we salute you, you brave, brave soldiers of cinematic quality.

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7 Emails That Prove Space Travel Will Suck in the Future
7 Emails That Prove Space Travel Will Suck in the Future

We narrowly averted disaster this time. I've asked my support crew to look into the matter and issue me some reports on the incident.

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4 Supporting Characters Who Deserve Their Own Movie
4 Supporting Characters Who Deserve Their Own Movie

Loads of flicks are just teeming with interesting yet underused fictional entities that could easily carry a movie on their own.

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5 Unwritten Rules Hollywood Needs to Stop Following
5 Unwritten Rules Hollywood Needs to Stop Following

Hollywood is notoriously resistant to change. You can blame at least some of that on the fact that every movie written for the last 20 years or so has followed the guidelines set forth in a single book.

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4 Reasons Timecop is a Modern Masterpiece
4 Reasons Timecop is a Modern Masterpiece

Are you ready to experience the totality that is Timecop? If you are, here are four things to keep in mind.

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How Cracked Is About to Ruin Science Fiction Forever
How Cracked Is About to Ruin Science Fiction Forever

Isaac Asimov once told me something that has inspired everything we've tried to do here at Cracked: 'Science fiction can eat a dick.'

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4 Personality Flaws Movies Think Are Awesome
4 Personality Flaws Movies Think Are Awesome

Hollywood seems to think that it's not just enough to give its hero a flaw, it needs to turn that flaw into an advantage. Because Hollywood has no idea how people work.

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6 TV Shows That Put Insane Work Into Details Nobody Noticed
6 TV Shows That Put Insane Work Into Details Nobody Noticed

This is stuff even the most dedicated fans would need a magnifying glass to catch.

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5 Famous Movies With Political Agendas You Didn't Notice
5 Famous Movies With Political Agendas You Didn't Notice

Feel free to disagree with us, but we think we've found compelling cases for all of these.

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3 Most Perverted Looking Japanese Movies on Netflix: Tested
3 Most Perverted Looking Japanese Movies on Netflix: Tested

As a cinephile, I owed myself the pleasure of watching these movies to determine what the hell they were about. And so I did. And now I share the experience with you. My condolences.

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5 Current TV Shows That Get More Praise Than They Deserve
5 Current TV Shows That Get More Praise Than They Deserve

Comment rage in 3 ... 2 ... 1 ...

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5 Beloved Icons That Need a Gritty Reboot
5 Beloved Icons That Need a Gritty Reboot

Despite the obvious superiority of gritty reboots, many old shows and movies are still lying around uselessly in stupid non-darkness, waiting for Hollywood to sprinkle them with some harsh, family-killing reality.

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4 Famous Movies With Deceptively Complex Symbolism
4 Famous Movies With Deceptively Complex Symbolism

Here are four movies that define my favorite, previously unnamed literary device: the 'Trans-Redemptive Symbol.'

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4 Famous Movies With Insane Music Video Tie-Ins
4 Famous Movies With Insane Music Video Tie-Ins

Virtually all music videos are utterly terrible, but here are four that managed to rise above that distinction to become totally insane.

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