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.

Authors
By
Published
Comments
Comments 4

Cracked pays people to make smart memes. Visit the Photoplasty and Pictofacts Workshop to get in on it.

Famous people, for all their creativity and ingenuity, are often rewarded with fortune, the limelight, and probably toilet paper made out of $100 bills. Unless you're anyone on this list, that is.

Because it turns out that when fortune smiles upon you, there's no designated time in which she does. And sadly, some of the most famous people on the planet only became so after they kicked the bucket.

Entry by djHanDon

El Greco was snubbed for dissing Michelangelo. Domenikos Theotokopoulos (E1 Greco) had the chutzpah to dismiss the great masters. Because of his con

Entry by Comunacho

prueel ati Jane Austen was all but unread for decades. he it Popular interest in ter affam Austen's work was only sparked when her nephew published he

Get the Cracked Daily Newsletter!

We've got your morning reading covered.

Tags

Forgot Password?