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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Our culture has become completely selfie-obsessed, which you would think would make us all hyper-aware of how we look to the rest of the world. Unfortunately, it hasn't. There's still an absurd disconnect between the way we think we look and sound, and the way we actually come across.

So as a public service, we asked readers to create guides to help people see the actual impression they're making.

Entry by Oona Vessman

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I leave the optometrist with SWEET new glasses thinking I look like this ... When in actuality, get home and it's a lot more like THIS. CRACKED.COM

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