The B-Movie Gimmick From The '60s (That We Want Back)

We’ve discussed William Castle here at Cracked, the all-time king of horror movie gimmicks. And among all his contrivances to get butts in theater seats to watch B-grade schlock, there's a particularly clever one used in one of his ‘best’ movies, Homicidal.

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Marvel’s Loki is full of surprises and cool throwbacks but did you know Chris Hemsworth had a secret cameo on the show? Most likely not considering it was hidden incredibly well.

Let’s take a look at that and 14 other BTS facts about the newest Marvel series:

BEHIND-THE-SCENEST FACTS ALLIGATOR LOKI HAS A REAL-LIFE COUNTERPART. LOKI The real-world visual reference for the alligator variant of Loki was Wally- an emotional support alligator. CRACKED.COM


BEHIND-THE-SCENES FACTS KEVIN FEIGE PUSHED FOR THE SHOW TO BE AS WEIRD AS IT COULD. STUDIN Director Kate Herron says that she was pleasantly surprised by how open Feige was to all the weird ideas she had. Sometimes I'd pitch stuff and be like, 'this is too weird' and he'd say 'No, go weirder.' CRACKED.COM


BEHIND-THE-SCENESFACTS GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY WAS A BIG INFLUENCE ON THE SHOW. Director Kate Herron revealed that the movie was a huge reference point for her because of how it successfully set up a completely new part of the MCU while also being a movie full of heart. CRACKED.COM


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