Who Shot Mr. Burns? is a two-parter episode of the Simpsons that revolves almost entirely around setting up and then solving the question posed by the title. Oddly, while the animators and writers filled the first episode with a bunch of clues they figured would give Simpsons super-fans a chance to work it out, nobody did.
Doomguy or the Doom Slayer if you’re so inclined, is a video game character defined by his unending obsession with slaughtering the endless legions of Hell. An obsession he only has because Hell made the mistake of killing the one thing Doomguy gave the remotest whiff of a shit about, his pet rabbit, Daisy.
Count Dracula is a character who has been re-imagined countless times in popular media with each usually adding to or building upon the mythos of the character. Perhaps the most mysterious addition to Dracula though is the mysterious amulet some versions of the character wear. A facet of Dracula’s wardrobe credited to one man, Bela Lugosi.
The Prince of Egypt is an animated retelling of the story of Moses, the revered biblical figure who freed the Hebrews from slavery by using god-magic to murder the first-born children of Egypt. Well received for its visuals, music and star-studded cast, the film is also notable for turning Moses’ mother into a total babe.
The 1991 live-action Addams Family movie is arguably one of the finest examples of casting ever seen in a movie given that they somehow managed to cast actors who looked exactly like characters from a cartoon. Amongst these actors was Anjelica Huston who, to achieve the look of her character Morticia Addams, was so heavily made up that she felt the urge to burn her costume when filming wrapped.