One would think that movies based off of actual events in history would do all that they could to be 100% accurate, but sadly, that's not usually the case. As the 10 movies featured in this Archive will show, Hollywood is not shy about taking liberties with the facts, spinning its own truths to create what may be deemed a more "entertaining version."
As we watch them, cartoons are little more than a half-hour of mindless entertainment, but what if there’s something more to them? What if the writers, posed as average Joe’s like you and I, possess time machines? Sure, it sounds ludicrous, but how else would you explain these top 10 times when cartoons predicted our future?
Grab your dragon glass and Valyrian steel – Winter is Coming! As the battle for the Iron Throne of Westeros wages on, it leaves behind a mountain of bodies and a tangled web of deception and secrets. Amidst the bloody war, ravens have been sent our way, carrying scrolls of these top 10 hidden factoids and fascinating details about our favorite HBO series, Game of Thrones.
Were you the type of kid that rushed to the mailbox on your 11th birthday in hopes of receiving that life-changing acceptance letter into Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry? Have you spent hours practicing Imperio on your siblings? Come join us on platform 9 ¾ and, while we await the Hogwarts Express, enjoy these top 10 facts about Harry Potter that even you may not know!
The art of acting revolves heavily around perfection, but that perfection is not always easily obtained. Actors, in case you've forgotten, are real people, and if there's anything we have learned about people, it's that they love to laugh. For this installment, we're showcasing that love for laughter and jovial good times with the top 10 scenes where the performers were too busy enjoying themselves to stick to the script.
They're the meanest, the worst, the embodiment of animated evil - but without them, our favorite Disney movies would be pretty uneventful. Playing the Ying to our beloved protagonist's Yang, these villainous foe are among the 10 best wrongdoers in the Disney universe.
Nearly two decades after the show's initial pilot episode, Futurama is still blessing us with meme's, quotes, and a love for genocidal robots... well, maybe not the latter. One thing is for sure, though, Matt Groening had gone out of his way to write such stories involving his fictional, animated crew that you can't help but tear up over. Join us, as we count down our picks of the top 10 most emotional Futurama episodes ever... Oh yeah, you may want to grab yourself a box of tissues... we'll wait.
Race, religion, sexual orientation, and a myriad of other social "concerns" are often considered hot-button issues that many mediums steer clear of. Some animated television shows and cartoons, however, are willing to risk viewer disdain by facing the subjects head on. These 10 episodes of your favorite cartoons push those controversial boundaries - and they're not all South Park and Family Guy!
If television has taught us anything, it’s that watching cartoons clear into adulthood is perfectly normal… Right? Regardless, the turn of the millennium brought with it a series of unforgettable programs, ranging between highly inappropriate and gut-wrenchingly adorable. After a laborious and tedious process, we are paying tribute to the best of the 2000’s with our picks for the Top 10 Cartoons of the era.
Without parents, there would be nobody to cart around a dozen children to the latest kidcom playing at the local movie theater. So, it’s only fair that the writers think of the poor adults stuck watching 120 minutes of adolescent humor and throw in a little something that only they would, or rather should, understand.
Ever been watching a movie and found yourself chuckling at something that would, in real life, be completely inappropriate to laugh at? Take on-screen deaths, for instance. Sometimes, it’s just not possible to not burst out into inappropriate laughter and we get that, especially when it comes to these cinematic passings which are more on the hilarious side.
Before we proceed any further, we want you to think of puppies, kitties, and anything else that may bring joy to your heart. Hold onto those keepsakes, because the territory you're about to enter is filled with heartbreak and sorrow. There is a common theme among many Disney movies that seems pretty heavy for something generally meant to be loved by children, and this installment is going to explore that element. With a heavy heart, we present to you the Top 10 Saddest Disney Deaths.
We remember them like our own childhood homes - abodes that we grew up exploring within our favorite television programs. From black and white classics to more modern hovels, we are taking a trip down memory lane with these 10 most memorable TV homes!
The world is abuzz over Netflix's original series, Stranger Things, and who are we to deprive our beloved Archivists from divulging in their favorite television shows? The tale of Eleven, the missing Will Byers, and the mysterious organization at the heart of it all was a great call-back to the 80's, but, really, that's no secret to anyone that's watched it. Maybe, though, we can provide some new details about the quirky production with these 10 facts you didn't know about Stranger Things. In case it needs to be said, spoilers await in the Upside Down.
With millions pumped into the movie industry for production alone, it begs the question as to what movies cost the most, and was it worth it overall. Keep in mind that budget numbers are both difficult to find and often unreliable, and we based this list from the statistics available at boxofficemojo.com..