Cracked Archive - Movies & TV


16 Things Movies Always Get Wrong About Everyday Jobs

Unfortunately, some of Hollywood's fictions have managed to escape into reality, so much so we accept it as fact.


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.


19 Final Texts By Famous Movie and TV Show Characters

We asked you to show us the less than glorious final words of famous fictional characters, as seen through their text messages.


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 Famous Movies That Were Insane Parties Behind the Scenes

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.


30 Disney Classics Made Incredibly Creepy With Tiny Changes

One of our favorite pastimes here at Cracked is completely ruining everything about our childhood.


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.


36 Awesome Low-Tech Tricks Used in Movies

As you may have noticed, we love to dissect movies here at Cracked.


33 Small But Disastrous Changes to the Avengers Movies

What would these movies be like if everyone on board suddenly just didn't give a damn anymore?