Cracked Archive - Movies & TV


17 Famous Movies That Ripped Off From Lesser-Known Films

There's a fine line between 'homage' and 'plagiarism.'


4 Reasons Being a Pop Culture Nerd is Harder Than You Think

It turns out being a pop culture nerd is just like being a high school nerd all over again.


The 6 Most Humiliating Public Failures by Celebrity Psychics

Apparently these people couldn't predict their own national humiliation.


6 Weirdly Specific Characters That Are in Every Sitcom Ever

You'll need all of these if you want your show to really last.


25 Posters That Would Have Tricked Us Into Seeing Bad Movies

We asked you to revise the posters for some of cinema's crappiest movies so that would make people actually want to see them.


23 Famous Movies Full of Symbolism You Didn't Notice

Between a film's obvious message about boobs, the subtle point about life in 19th century America might get lost.


5 Reasons Ben Affleck Will Make a Great Batman

Ben Affleck playing Batman in a Superman movie is hardly the end of the world, and if history is any indication, it might not even be that bad.


23 Famous Fictional Schools Updated for Realism

We asked our readers to add a touch of realism to some of fiction's most out-of-control schools.


5 Recent Movies That Got Way More Praise Than They Deserved

Oscar winners aren't the best anymore, just the least worst.


If Movie Titles Were Honest This Year

We asked our readers to present you with some accurate movie titles in hopes that maybe we'll save you some money.


The 6 Most Famous People Ever Discovered While Hiding

Some people grind it out to get where they are. Others just happen on it all by dumb luck.


6 Horror Mashups Just Crazy Enough to Be Awesome

Two wrongs typically don't make a right, but I'm fairly confident two bad horror movies can make one awesome horror movie.


6 Movie Special Effects That Have Gotten Worse Over Time

These films are examples of what happens when you take years of progress and decide that you'd be better off without them.


6 of the Most Heartwarming Stories Ever (Happened in Wars)

There are plenty of real stories of war so ridiculously adorable that they make a Disney movie look like Vietnam.