You take a big risk when you make a movie based entirely on plastic children’s toys. Toy Story became a timeless classic, while Battleship (despite Alexander Skarsgård) kind of, well, sunk. We admit we had our doubts about The LEGO Movie and feared it would flop faster than Dungeons and Dragons—until we saw the newly released trailer, that is. Read More
Though he is known as the hunky boy next door that made certain girls weak in the knees in the early aughts, James van der Beek, the titular star of the popular teen drama Dawson’s Creek, is an embarrassingly ugly crier.
In season three, episode 23 of the earnest, soap opera-like show, Dawson is so gobsmacked by being broken up with that he begins to cry. An animated GIF of that tender moment was soon splashed across websites from Reddit to Funny or Die. The meme is so prevalent that when you Google “James van der Beek,” the search engine even offers a correction: “James van der Beek crying,” it humbly suggests you search instead.