Ann Casano

Ann Casano

Pennington, NJ - United States
Can't ever decide if my love for greats films outweighs my passion for Yankee baseball. A ranker expert on movies, television, and sports. A Jersey girl for life with no known mafia connections. Holds a Master of Arts Degree in Cinema Studies.
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  1. +vote The Best Movies with Twist Endings

    The Best Movies with Twist Endings

    37,357 votes
    Spoilers for anyone who hasn't seen all these classic twist ending movies!Remember how you felt the first time you realized the true identity of Keyser Soze? Or the ...
  2. +vote 16 Movie "Heroes" Who Were Actually Villains The Whole Time

    16 Movie "Heroes" Who Were Actually Villains The Whole Time

    3,262 votes
    Sometimes, our favorite movies are actually secretly terrifying. Upon even a cursory examination, logic can ruin even the most hallowed films. Be warned, then, that ...
  3. +vote The Best Movies Where Nothing Really Happens

    The Best Movies Where Nothing Really Happens

    7,650 votes
    It’s not like absolutely nothing happens in these movies, it’s more like nothing happens in the traditional sense of Hollywood storytelling. These movies (most of them ...
  4. +vote The Best Movies to Curl Up And Watch When You're Sick

    The Best Movies to Curl Up And Watch When You're Sick

    7,166 votes
    You’re sick. We’re sorry. Instead of heading off to work or school, you’re stuck in bed with a bad case of the sniffles and congestion. But there is a bright side. You ...
  5. +vote The 25 Best Movies That Take Place in One Day

    The 25 Best Movies That Take Place in One Day

    552 votes
    Some cinematic narratives develop over the course of years, decades, maybe even centuries. And then there are the movies in which the entire story takes place in 24 ...
  6. +vote Deleted Scenes That Would've Changed the Whole Movie

    Deleted Scenes That Would've Changed the Whole Movie

    8,176 votes
    Minor spoilers ahead, but if you haven't seen these classic movies by now, what have you even been doing?!For better or worse, some movie scenes don't make the final cut ...
  7. +vote The Greatest Characters Who Never Actually Existed

    The Greatest Characters Who Never Actually Existed

    3,452 votes
    There’s nothing like that jaw-dropping moment in a film that smacks you in the face. It’s the plot twist the audience never saw coming. It’s that part of the story where ...
  8. +vote Current TV Characters You Would Want to Be BFFs With

    Current TV Characters You Would Want to Be BFFs With

    8,867 votes
    Friendship has its privileges. If we’re lucky enough, we all have that one special friend who we can rely on to get us both into and out of trouble. But imagine if your ...
  9. +vote On-Set Pranks That Prove Hollywood Actors Have Fun

    On-Set Pranks That Prove Hollywood Actors Have Fun

    3,105 votes
    Many movie fans do not realize the tremendous amount of downtime on a film set. It could take hours for a cinematographer to light a single take, or for a director to ...
  10. +vote 25 Insanely Cool Pictures Of Abandoned Movie Sets

    25 Insanely Cool Pictures Of Abandoned Movie Sets

    3,411 votes
    Sometimes, Hollywood doesn’t clean up after itself. For fascinating proof, look no further than these creepy and cool photos of old movie sets. It’s more common than you ...
  11. +vote The Best Movies Where the Guy Doesn't Get the Girl

    The Best Movies Where the Guy Doesn't Get the Girl

    2,782 votes
    WARNING! Potential spoilers on this list.We’ve been trained by Hollywood to expect that the guy will always get the girl at the end of the movie. The couple will be ...
  12. +vote The Most Memorable Falls in Movie History

    The Most Memorable Falls in Movie History

    88 votes
    What’s the first thing you think of when someone mentions the ending of Die Hard? Chances are your mind instantly recalls the iconic slow-motion sequence of Hans Gruber ...
  13. +vote The Best Movies That Sort of Leave You Hanging

    The Best Movies That Sort of Leave You Hanging

    1,930 votes
    SPOILER ALERT! This list discusses the endings of many popular films.Here’s the deal. Storytellers craft a narrative that has a beginning, a middle, and an end.
  14. +vote 18 Terrifying Children's Toys Inspired By The Movie 'Alien'

    18 Terrifying Children's Toys Inspired By The Movie 'Alien'

    99 votes
    It’s common for manufacturers to produce toy lines for blockbuster films. Just think of all the money George Lucas and company have raked in over the years ...
  15. +vote 17 Horrifying Crime Movies Whose True Stories Are Way More Terrifying

    17 Horrifying Crime Movies Whose True Stories Are Way More Terrifying

    4,951 votes
    Scary crime movies are even more horrifying when we know they’re based on true stories. It’s terrifying to think someone actually encountered a serial-killing monster ...
  16. +vote Rank All of the Girlfriends from "Friends"

    Rank All of the Girlfriends from "Friends"

    7,338 votes
    Audiences delighted in watching ten seasons of the NBC mega-hit comedy Friends. The show was a Thursday night institution back when it was an honor to air a sitcom on ...
  17. +vote The Best Performances to Not Win an Oscar

    The Best Performances to Not Win an Oscar

    16,296 votes
    The actor is everything in film. Sure, the writer provides the words, and the director supplies the vision, but it's the actor who represents the characters and brings ...
  18. Fantastic Movies Americans Missed Out on Because of the Language Barrier

    Fantastic Movies Americans Missed Out on Because of the Language Barrier

    Outside cinephiles and film students, most American movie-goers do not watch foreign films. It’s just a fact of cinema life. Even the most acclaimed international films ...
  19. 12 Movies That Were More Than Likely Ghost-Directed

    12 Movies That Were More Than Likely Ghost-Directed

    The movie industry is a fickle business. Sometimes, after a production wraps and box office sales have long been tallied, behind-the-scenes rumors emerge. It’s pretty ...
  20. +vote The Best Decades For Filmmaking

    The Best Decades For Filmmaking

    108 votes
    What are the best decades for movies? It’s a question for which the answer will certainly vary from generation to generation. Perhaps this list, which features some ...
  21. 13 Insane Movies Effects Done Before the Advent of CGI (And How They Did It)

    13 Insane Movies Effects Done Before the Advent of CGI (And How They Did It)

    The sci-fi movie Tron (1982) is often cited as the spark that lit the CGI (computer generated imagery) fire. Today, almost every major effect in film is ...
  22. 16 Influential Movies You Didn't Know Were Based on Short Films

    16 Influential Movies You Didn't Know Were Based on Short Films

    Let’s say you’re a rookie filmmaker with a great script or idea but no Hollywood street cred. Often times, in order to secure financing, these aspiring writers/directors ...
  23. +vote The Best Second Films from Famous Directors

    The Best Second Films from Famous Directors

    478 votes
    The dreaded sophomore slump. A band makes a great debut album or an author writes an acclaimed first novel, but then can’t live up to the hype and create another ...
  24. +vote The Least Sexy Sex Scenes in Movies

    The Least Sexy Sex Scenes in Movies

    372 votes
    In a perfect world, all sex scenes would feel sexy. Unfortunately that’s just not the case. Although one would think that a scene between the sexiest stars in Hollywood ...
  25. +vote The Best Kid Movies Catered to Adult Humor

    The Best Kid Movies Catered to Adult Humor

    9,921 votes
    It's in each and every one of us... conveniently situated between the cynicism and the crass tendencies - a love for funny adult cartoons and secretly comedic children's ...

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