Entries Tagged as 'cool'

Friday, May 26th, 2017

Deadpool Joins in for the Hilarious Logan Honest Trailer

Hugh Jackman’s latest and most critically acclaimed standalone Wolverine movie recently came to DVD and Blu-ray. His swansong as the mutant with the adamantium claws is called Logan and was so well received it’s being called the best comic book movie ever. That doesn’t mean to say it’s going to escape the ridicule of Screen [...]

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

If Theme Parks Were Honest

We all enjoy themes parks when we’re a kid, but when you become an adult and take your own kids to a theme park you see them with different eyes. They often appear not quite as magical or fun as they were when you went there as a child. And this latest edition of Cracked’s [...]

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

Adam McKay and Smart Dumb Comedy

In 2016 Adam McKay won an Oscar for The Big Short, his film about the financial crash of 2008 that was based on the book by Michael Lewis. But before this McKay had made a particular brand of smart comedy, that’s also pretty dumb too. Films like Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, Talladega Nights: [...]

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

What If Every Human Ever Born Came Back to Life Today?

Here’s something to blow your mind, imagine if every single human from the entire history of homo sapiens was suddenly brought back to life somehow. How many people do you think there would be on the planet? Well, considering that the dead outnumber the living by about 11 to 1 and that there are around [...]

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

Here’s What Basically Every Facebook Video Ever is Like

Taking no prisoners YouTuber Materialisimo takes a look at the most popular and common type of videos on Facebook, and savages them with this very funny parody. If you’ve ever spent any time on the social network and its news feed, you’ll find plenty to agree with here, from those dumb recipes to those news [...]

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Video Essay Explains Why ‘Alien’ is a Classic of the Horror Movie Genre

You probably don’t need a video essay to know that Ridley Scott’s original ‘Alien’ movie was a masterpiece of horror, just watching it will inform you of that. But this video by The Film Theorists is fascinating nonetheless. It’s part of his Frame by Frame series where he looks at the craft of moviemaking. And [...]

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Amusing Sketch Tells Guys Night Out Told in Style of Newscast

You might think that night out with the guys drinking beers and having total banter was legendary enough, but it’s probably never going to make the news. However comedy sketch duo Alex Cooper and Tom Blackwood (aka Mid-Brow) have imagined what it might be like if a night out was told in the style of [...]

Sunday, May 21st, 2017

Why Rappers Love Grey Poupon

So it turns out that rappers really really like fancy Dijon mustard brand Grey Poupon, it’s their favorite condiment. How did it get this way? Well Vox video producer Estelle Caswell delves into how it came to be. It seems it was first mentioned in 1992 on the single “East Coast” and quickly spread through [...]

Friday, May 19th, 2017

FPS Video Game Weapons Are Turned into an Awesome Remix

Eclectic Method, who is a master of making music from the most unlikely of samples, teamed up with Gamerdisco for his latest remix. To create this they used only weapon sounds from first-person shooter video games. These included sound FX from The Last Word hand gun from Destiny, the guns from GoldenEye 007, the Needler [...]

Friday, May 19th, 2017

Man At Arms Forge a Cutlass From Pirates Of The Caribbean

Tony Swatton is a master swordsmith and the creator of web series Man At Arms — in it he and his fellow blacksmiths and craftsmen create all manner of badass fictional weapons from video games to film, from Zelda to Lord of the Rings. In this episode they create three stunning looking cutlass swords taking [...]

Thursday, May 18th, 2017

Fingerboarding in a Fancy Restaurant

You’ll never look at a tabletop in the same way again after seeing this video of a guy with a miniature skateboard doing tricks and jumps on a rotating table. This would be the perfect thing to do when as a kid you’re really bored sat at the dinner table at a restaurant, because not [...]

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

Pink Floyd Exhibition ‘Their Mortal Remains’ Opens in London

As a band Pink Floyd have created many an iconic album, from Wish You Were Here to The Dark Side of The Moon. But as well as their iconic studio albums they’re also renowned for their legendary live performances, featuring all many of props and crazy stage designs. All this and more is contained in [...]