Tom Reimann

Tom Reimann is a comedian in Los Angeles. He is the co-creator and co-host of the Cracked Movie Club podcast. Also, he is a senior editor, writer, and performer for Cracked.com, and can complete the Jaws Nintendo game in its entirety in a single afternoon.

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Cracked Movie Club

Almost every movie you love is secretly insane. Cracked Movie Club is here to show you why! Join co-hosts Tom Reimann and Abe Epperson (plus special guests) for a journey through the secrets, strangeness, and fan theories behind movies you’ll never see the same way again. And every month focuses on one director’s work, building a case for exactly why Hollywood’s greatest minds are weirder than you ever thought possible.

Guest Appearances

Top Gun vs. Minority Report (w/ Tom Reimann and Abe Epperson)

The Canon #117August 28, 2017

This week, Amy is joined by Tom Reimann and Abe Epperson of the podcast Cracked Movie Club to pit two Tom Cruise films against one another: "Top Gun" and "Minority Report." They discuss the usage of "Top Gun" as a military recruitment…

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How Would You Adjust If The Internet Just Went Away?

All the hip young kids are using a thing called the internet these days. In fact, if you're reading this summary or listening to this episode, odds are you're using the internet right now. But what if it all just went away? No podcasts, no turn-by-turn…

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How Jaws And Alien Invented The Summer Blockbuster

Big cardboard cutouts in movie theater lobbies. Promotional cups at fast food restaurants. Kickass soundtracks featuring Seal. These things were once not part of our summer movie lexicon. And in the case of the tie-in song from Seal, they sadly haven't been…

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The Weird Origins of Amusement Parks and the Summer Vacation

Believe it or not, the idea of the summer break wasn't invented until very recently. Before kids got the summer off, school basically was the break from months of grueling farm work or any of the other countless horrors we subjected children…

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17 Movies That Were Total Disasters Behind The Scenes

Understatement time: movies are hard to make. Every movie from The Godfather II to Joe Dirt 2 is the result of years and years of tireless hard work from artists, craftsmen, teamsters, executives and advertisers-- all working in high pressure situations with…

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8 Historical Badasses You've Never Heard Of, Pt. 2

The Cracked Podcast #120April 25, 2016

Two years ago we told you the tales of some of the most badass people lost to the annals of history. There was Peter Freuchen, the 6'7" Danish explorer who clawed his way out of an ice cave using a shovel he made out…

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Why Every Invention is Either an iPhone or a Screwdriver

The Cracked Podcast #90October 19, 2015

Screws, in some form or another, have been around since the 3rd century BC, and it wasn't until the 1500s that screws began to start appearing in what we now accept as their modern form. They're a great, simple piece of technology…

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How Disney Movies Program Your Mind

The Cracked Podcast #86September 14, 2015

Think about the Disney princesses of the 1930s, 40s and 50s and what they actually accomplished in their films. Snow White: Hot girl falls asleep in the forest and is almost murdered by dwarfs until they realize how hot she is. Alice…

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How Internet Subcultures Combat Free Speech

The Cracked Podcast #62February 2, 2015

Here's the easiest experiment in the world. Go to YouTube. Click on ANY video. Scroll to the comments. How long did it take you to find a comment that was the most horrible and vile combination of words you've ever seen? If…

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Why You Don't Know What You Look Like

The Cracked Podcast #27March 24, 2014

Have you ever wondered why everyone on Earth knew how crazy post-surgery Michael Jackson looked except Michael Jackson? If you’ve ever come into work with a terrible pimple or smudged makeup (that made you look like a clown) and been shocked when…

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Insane Coincidences That Shaped History

The Cracked Podcast #26March 17, 2014

Why did the universe try so hard to make World War I happen? Was Hitler basically an evil Forrest Gump? In Hollywood, two bullets hitting in midair is too insanely coincidental for anything besides a Matrix sequel, but it happens constantly in…

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