Cracked Archive - Movies & TV

4 Reasons 'Star Wars' Is Better Than 'Star Trek'

It's the original nerd feud, the spawning point for every great clash of fandom that was to follow. It's an irreconcilable, unending conflict. Except no, Star Wars won.


5 Movie Heroes Who Caused Their Own Biggest Problems

Sometimes the biggest obstacle heroes have to face ... is themselves. And no, we're not talking about some poetic inner struggle BS ...


4 Weirdly Specific Things Movies Believe About Food

Humans have been making movies for 130 years, and in that time we've pretty much exhausted every story or character that could appear on film. So now we've moved onto food.


6 Insane Easter Eggs Buried in Famous TV Shows

You have to admire it when creators make this sort of effort.


22 Movie Titles, Re-Worded for Simplicity

For whatever reason, be it artistic license, necessity, or just plain wackiness, a lot of films have ridiculously long names. We asked you to fix that.


If 33 Famous Movies Were Made into Trilogies

We asked you to take great movies and show us how far they fall when you tack on two more films.


4 Bad Movies That Were Hilariously Sure of a Sequel

How dare you make a movie this stupid and assume people would want to see more.


6 Actors Who Thought They Had Made a Totally Different Movie

When all you have is a big green wall behind, sometimes you just don't know what kind of movie you're really making.


42 Sci-Fi Movies (If They Were Updated for Realism)

Sci-fi movies are awesome and all, but all their premises fall apart when you add a bit of realism to them.


The 5 Most Ridiculous Ways Studios Spoiled Their Own Movies

The following article contains movie spoilers. Then again, if you really need to be told that an article about movie spoilers contains movie spoilers, you kinda deserve to have these films ruined for you.


5 Movies That Sent the Opposite of Their Intended Message

It's not uncommon for movies and television to slip teachable moments into our entertainment. But what happens when these messages fail and end up communicating the exact opposite of what the creators intended?


The 5 Best Pieces of Writing Advice You Don't Get in School

Every one of these tips below can be learned for free, and I promise you, I could never have written my forthcoming novel without them.


Hilariously Awkward Hidden Meltdowns

It turns out we have more director and actor meltdowns on tape than we realized.