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80s Movies
1.8k voters'80s Movie Fan TheoriesSomething about movies from the '80s brings out the inner nerd in people. Whether these films make us sing along with Cindy Lauper...
90s TV
11.3k voters13 Mind-Blowing Fan Theories About '90s CartoonsFan theories are ridiculous on the whole, but every now and again you come across one that makes so much sense that it just has to...
Fan Theories
957 votersInsane Fan Theories About Adventure TimeAdventure Time might be branded as a kids show on Cartoon Network, but that hasn't stopped scores of adults and teenagers from flo...
Disney
1.7k voters'Aladdin' Fan Theories More Mind-Boggling Than The Cave Of WondersWhile many children growing up in the '90s likely watched Aladdin multiple times - and many of them are revisiting the Disney clas...
Fan Theories
3.6k voters15 Fan Theories About The 'Alien' FranchiseWarning: This list contains spoilers for the entire Alien franchise. Ever since the first chestburster exploded out of Kane and o...
Time Travel
537 voters'Back to the Future' Fan TheoriesThanks to the series' place in pop culture and the nature of the franchise, Back to the Future trilogy theories have popped up acr...
Batman
14.7k votersBatman Fan Theories So Crazy They Belong in Arkham AsylumComics, cartoons, live action. Adam West, Michael Keaton, Christian Bale. Nipples, no nipples. Batman comes in many forms. Along w...
Fan Theories
1.5k votersBeavis And Butt-Head Fan Theories That Will Completely Change How You Remember MTV In The '90sOne of the greatest Beavis and Butt-Head mysteries is how a cartoon without much discernable narrative or purpose, about two loser...
Fan Theories
213 voters'The Big Lebowski' Fan Theories That Really Tie The Film TogetherWhen The Big Lebowski hit the big screen in 1999, it struggled to find an audience and disappointed at the box office. Since then,...
Fan Theories
1.6k votersWildly Convincing Black Mirror Fan Theories That Somehow Make The Show Even CrazierEven if you're an avid viewer of the Netflix series, you may still have a lot of unanswered questions from Black Mirror swirling i...
Thrillers
6.5k votersThe Most Plausible Fan Theories About Breaking BadFrom Easter eggs of the smallest minutia to grand, sweeping conspiracy theories, these Breaking Bad fan theories truly leave no st...
Horror Movies and TV
414 voters12 Fan Theories About 'The Cabin in the Woods' That Could Anger The Ancient OnesThe Cabin in the Woods was a box office success and it's fan base (much like the facility in the movie itself) is cult-like. Drew ...
Interesting
135 votersCoen Brothers Universe Fan Theories That Just Might Be TrueIf you like Coen brothers fan theories, here's a list to tuck away with the Creedence records, and share with whomever in your lif...
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3.1k votersSurprisingly Plausible Fan Theories About Super Famous Comedy MoviesWhen you sit down to watch one of your favorite comedies, chances are you're not in the mindset to dissect hidden meanings the way...
Action
339 voters'Die Hard' Fan Theories That Might Be Too Good To Be TrueAn action classic (and contested Christmas film), Die Hard was a box office hit when it was released in 1988. Many years and seque...
Villains
385.4k views15 Fan Theories About Disney Villains That Make A Lot Of SenseOne of the best things about the Internet is that anyone can put out a theory about anything much like these fan theories about Di...
Doctor Who
1.4k voters12 Insane Doctor Who Fan Theories That Actually Make SenseContinuity is hard enough to keep between movies and their sequels - ask Terence Howard about Iron Man sometime, preferably from a...
Comedy
706 votersCredible Fan Theories That Totally Change Edgar Wright's Cornetto TrilogyThe Three Flavours Cornetto Trilogy might just be England's greatest export. Directed by Edgar Wright, Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz...
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784 voters'Fight Club' Fan Theories That Just Might Be TrueDavid Fincher’s Fight Club initially flopped at the box office in 1999, but it has since become a cult classic and one of the bigg...
Fan Theories
2.2k voters13 Crazy Yet Plausible Fan Theories About Firefly“Take my love, take my land, Take me where I cannot stand. I don't care, I'm still free, You can't take the sky from me. “ Sorry,...