We like to give directors a lot of credit for being clever in how a story ends up. But, as it turns out, the story plays out in kind of a silly manner that doesn't make a whole lot of sense when you stop to think about it for about a minute or two.

We teamed up with amazing image wizard AuntieMeme to show you some plot twists that may have seemed pretty awesome at first, but were really kind of anything but.

Entry by AM Smiley

SPOILER ALERT In Fight Club, we learn that Tyler Durden doesn't exist. So how can he drive a car? In one scene, Tyler is shown driving a car, with Ed

Entry by AM Smiley

SPOILER ALERT In The Empire Strikes Back, 'Vader says to Luke I am your father. How has he not found Luke until nOw? Vader, the Emperor, and Luke hi

Entry by AM Smiley

SPOILER ALERT The big twist in The Sixth Sense is that Dr. Crowe is dead. It's a movie about a little boy who sees ghosts, and the psychiatrist he con

Entry by AM Smiley

SPOILER ALERT The Ocean's Eleven pull a switch, replacing stacks of money with stacks of Vegas hooker flyers. But when did they swaipp them out? The w

Entry by AM Smiley

SPOILER ALERT In Signs, the invading aliens are killed by water. Why would they invalde Eorth? These are creatures who have mastered space travel and

Entry by AM Smiley

SPOILER ALERT In Matchstick Men, Nic Cage plays a con man who is conned into believing he has a daughter. A single phone call would have exposed the c

Entry by AM Smiley

SPOILER ALERT In The Prestige, Angier does his disappearing man trick by cloning himself every night, and killing the clone. Why not just make one C

Sign up for the Cracked Newsletter

Get the best of Cracked sent directly to your inbox!

Tags

We are offering so many opportunities for you to win some dough that it'd be insane if you didn't get in on this. Aside from our photoplasties ($100 per contest) and GIF contest ($150), we are paying out 10 winners for our macro contests. And YES, you can win all 10 spots ($350 payout) if you've got the skills to blow our minds that many times.

Forgot Password?