Movies

Mar 13, 2024

Actors Who Were Forced to Do Films They Didn’t Want to Make

In Hollywood, actors often find themselves having to say 'yes' to roles they might not be totally passionate about, and some even outright regret some of the parts they've played. Beyond the complexities of contractual obligations, the pervasive fear of being typecast also looms large. Surprisingly, renowned actors express regret over iconic roles; for instance, Brad Pitt detested portraying Achilles in Troy, while Daniel Craig harbored reservations about becoming the legendary 007 James Bond. These instances are just the tip of the iceberg as we delve into the peculiar yet true stories of actors who ruefully reflect on their involvement in particular films.

Mar 13, 2024

The Most Hated Celebrities In The World According to IMDB

How great it must be when you're rich, famous, and massively successful in your chosen field! Everybody knows your name and your face, and by extension everybody loves you, right? Well - no, not all the time. As all us regular folks know good and well, there are few things that get your goat quite so much as someone you find unbearable who you never seem to be able to get away from. Plenty of us could do without having to see any of the following famous folks every other time we look at a screen or open a magazine.

Mar 13, 2024

Fictional Characters We All Had A Crush On

Fictional characters have a knack for captivating young hearts, and some crushes are so intense, they linger in our memories. From animated wonders like Disney's Kim Possible or Lara Croft to more grounded crushes like James Bond or Hermione Granger, these infatuations defy logic. While animated characters may seem absurd, their charm is undeniable. Simultaneously, crushes on live-action characters often stem from the actors' blatant hotness or the compelling qualities of the characters they portray. In this list, we traverse the realms of both the fantastical and the tangible, reminiscing about those fictional heartthrobs who left a mark on our imaginations.

Mar 13, 2024

30 TV Shows That Absolutely Deserved One More Season

TV shows often leave us hanging, right? But imagine if some of those shows had just one more season to tie up loose ends. We're diving into the world of series that desperately needed those extra few episodes to give fans closure. Think unsolved mysteries, characters left in limbo, and storylines cut short. These shows left us yelling at the screen for one more season, so characters could get their happy endings or just desserts. Get ready for a journey through missed opportunities and untapped potential as we explore which shows deserved that perfect final chapter to wrap things up.

Mar 13, 2024

Celebs Who Were Paid Insane Money For Their Endorsement

Advertising is a very big business indeed. Brands routinely spend almost as much many promoting their products as they do making and distributing them, and one tried and tested way to get the attention of the general public is to feature a well-known face in the TV commercials and billboard posters. In the best circumstances, this can prove a mutually beneficial deal, with the brand getting a significant boost, and the celebrity getting a very substantial pay day. Take the following big name stars, who earned themselves some very serious stacks of cash by signing on to endorsement deals.

Mar 13, 2024

These Are the Most Confusing Movies Out There, According to IMDB

Ever found yourself scratching your head, utterly perplexed by a movie's plot twists? You're not alone. IMDB has spoken, and the list of the most mind-bending movies is here. It's not such cult movies that leave us confused either - classics like The Usual Suspects and Total Recall have left viewers questioning reality and untangling intricate narratives. Here we'll take a look at some of Hollywood's most confusing movies, ones which challenge even the most seasoned moviegoers. Whether it's unexpected plot turns or intricate storytelling, these films are a maze of mystery, leaving audiences delightfully bewildered.

Mar 13, 2024

Movies You Had No Idea Were Based On Real Events

These days, movies draw on just about every potential source material you could think of. We've had adaptations of books, stage plays, comics, video games, toy lines, board games, theme park rides, magazine articles, social media threads and more besides. But of course, for as long as movies have existed, many have drawn from real life events. However, while some movies - i.e. historical dramas and biopics - leave no mistake they're rooted in reality, there are also plenty of films which you might not have realized were directly inspired by things that actually happened in the real world.

Mar 13, 2024

30 ‘Christmas Movies’ That Aren’t Actually Christmas Movies At All

There are some movies that are completely synonymous with Christmas, but there are plenty more that sneak onto our screens around December 25th that have nothing to do with the season. From so-called Christmas films with ghoulish morals that aren’t at all festive, to classics that include neither snow nor Santa, plenty of seasonal programming is downright lying to you! So unbuckle your sleigh’s seatbelt, take off your red and white hat, and join us as we take a walk through a winter wonderland to discover the films that really don’t deserve to be called Christmassy.

Mar 13, 2024

The 30 Most Expensive Movies of All Time

It's long been said that you need to spend money to make money, but the Hollywood film industry tends to take that maxim to another level. With the major studios ever eager to land a massive hit that preferably breaks the $1 billion barrier at the box office, they put ever more extravagant budgets behind their would-be blockbusters. Sometimes this pays off in a big way; sometimes the studios wind up taking a bath. Read to find out which are (to date) the costliest film productions of all time adjusted for inflation, some of which may take you by surprise.

Mar 13, 2024

30+ Celebrities You Never Knew Guest Starred on Sesame Street

Sesame Street is one of the United States' most beloved children's television shows, having run consistently since its debut episode, which aired in November 1969. As well as the show's most loved puppet characters such as Elmo, Big Bird, the Count, and Cookie Monster, the show regularly features some of the most famous people in the world. They take part in a multitude of different segments, from singing songs to explaining the show's Word of the Day. Such is the popularity of the show, Sesame Street has enticed some of the most influential people of the last half a century.

Mar 13, 2024

Fictional TV Weddings, Ranked by Romance

<div>When it's done right, the wedding ceremony is a wonderful way to honor your relationship and celebrate - but television and cinema have a long history of using the big day as a source of drama as well. When it comes to weddings, there is no more romantic setting on the small screen. From the over-the-top nuptials of Sex and the City to the iconic Friends wedding episodes, television shows have provided plenty of memorable ceremonies. While some TV weddings are downright magical, others leave a lot to be desired. Read on to find out which televised nuptials deserve their own fairytale.</div>

Mar 13, 2024

Iconic Characters Who Had To Be Recast

Dumbledore. The Incredible Hulk. Freddy Krueger. What do these characters have in common, aside from being truly iconic? They've all had to be recast midway through their franchises. Recasting a character is a difficult decision for a director or studio, and one that doesn't come lightly. Reasons for recasting can include the tragic death of an actor before their time in the role has come to an end, or backstage drama or controversy that could lead to the actor being asked to leave. These decisions often cause fury from fans, and sometimes the franchises never recover. Read on to discover the true stories behind some of the most iconic recastings in movie history!

Mar 13, 2024

25+ Times Musicians Tried To Make It In Hollywood

Millions of musicians have strived to achieve superstardom over the decades - and for the comparative few that hit those lofty heights, music isn't always the height of their ambitions. Once you've proven your worth as a performer on stage and screen, it isn't necessarily the hugest jump to side-step into acting as well. Plenty of pop and rock stars have tried their hand at movie stardom as well, and while this hasn't worked out too well for all of them, some have hit new heights on the big screen, making cinematic classics whose popularity rivals that of their music.

Mar 13, 2024

This Is What Happened To Your Favorite Nickelodeon Stars

Take a stroll down memory lane with your favorite Nickelodeon stars – where are they now? Remember Jamie Lynn Spears, the heart of 'Zoey 101'? Wonder what she's up to these days? And who can forget Ariana Grande, the breakout star from 'Victorious' turned pop sensation? Let's dish on the glow-ups, career twists, and the general vibe of our beloved Nickelodeon crew. From teenage drama to superstar status, we're spilling the beans on what these stars are cookin' up in their lives now. So, grab your slime-green popcorn and get ready for the lowdown on Nickelodeon stars then and now!

Mar 13, 2024

25+ Comeback Movies That Resurrected The Actor's Career

Even the most popular and acclaimed figures in movie business have their highs and lows. Some actors hit the ground running with a string of early hits, then struggle through dry patches. In the worst case scenarios, once-beloved stars seem to drop off the map altogether; but some of the more fortunate ones manage to get back on track thanks to one great role. Consider the following superstars of the screen, whose careers seemed to be dead in the water for a time, before that one special movie came along which put them right back on top all over again.

Mar 13, 2024

25+ Most Dramatic TV Show Cliffhangers Of All Time

Back in the days before streaming, you'd have to wait weeks, sometimes months, for the next episode of your favorite show - and a good cliffhanger made that wait feel like forever. From 'who shot Mr. Burns?' to 'will Sookie choose Eric or Bill?', the best TV shows leave audiences gasping for answers, desperate to find out what happens next to their beloved characters. In a few shocking cases, some of the best shows were cancelled before they had a chance to resolve their most famous mysteries, leaving audiences still guessing to this day. Join us on a nostalgic journey as we unravel the most shocking TV cliffhangers that kept us on the edge of our seats.

Mar 13, 2024

25+ Moments When Live TV Went Catastrophically Wrong

In the TV world, anything can happen - and it'll probably happen while the camera is rolling and broadcasting across the nation. Due to its unpredictable nature, live television poses all number of risks, from Satanic slip ups to wardrobe malfunctions, celebrity tantrums to full-blown accidents. Some are funny, some are bizarre and some are downright scandalous. If you're lucky enough to have caught one of these shocking moments as and when they happened, you probably remember it like it was yesterday. In this list, we're examining some of the best live TV bloopers of all time, that'll remind you never to work with children, animals and sometimes even fully grown adults!