American Made

American Made (2017)

AMERICAN MADE is a potent, entertaining cocktail that is one part FORREST GUMP, a sprinkle of BLOW, a dash of WOLF OF WALL STREET, & Tom Cruise charm.
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Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)

KINGSMAN: THE GOLDEN CIRCLE is an overblown, overlong, over-the-top love letter to itself with only one goal in mind: to outdo the first film.

Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)

KINGSMAN is a hyperkinetic, romantic love letter to the great spy films of old that balances a fine line between adulation and appropriation.
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Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

Steven Spielberg's CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND is a cinematic gemstone - an achievement that stands as one of cinema's greatest science fiction films
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007 on the 7th: The Man with the Golden Gun (1974)

THE MAN WITH THE GOLDEN GUN is arguably one of the worst films in the James Bond series - a sickly, distasteful film with very few redeeming qualities.
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Logan Lucky (2017)

LOGAN LUCKY answers the age-old question: what do you get when you cross a one-armed bartender with a redneck explosives expert & nail-polished cockroaches?
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The Hitman’s Bodyguard (2017)

THE HITMAN'S BODYGUARD is a fun but flawed matinee pleaser that achieves the often dodgy key to a successful buddy comedy: decent chemistry.
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Default Disney: “Brave Little Tailor” (1938)

Based on the folklore tale, "BRAVE LITTLE TAILOR" stars Mickey Mouse as an everyman mistaken for a mighty monster assassin after a misinterpreted boast...
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Planet of the Apes (1968)

When TWILIGHT ZONE's Rod Serling co-adapted PLANET OF THE APES in 1968, even the plot-twist master himself couldn't have predicted the phenomenon ahead...
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The Dark Tower (2017)

Stephen King's THE DARK TOWER. What can you say when an annoying vaping light show from a rude theater goer ends up being more entertaining than the movie?

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Why Russell Wilson is like Spider-Man

Peter Parker and Russell Wilson - better known as the Spider-Man and the Seahawk. The Sports Guide to Nerd Culture compares the two legends on and off the field!

When Is It OK to Remake a Movie?

Whether they're called re-imaginings or reboots, remakes have been a staple of cinema since its very inception. Which got us thinking: when is it OK to remake a movie?
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James Bond Dies #10

007 (Daniel Craig) discovers that there are worse fates than getting shot in James Bond Dies #10 - a series where Bond's luck finally runs out!
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Why Peyton Manning is Like Indiana Jones

NGSC Sports and Hilarity by Default's Sports Guide to Nerd Culture continues with how Peyton Manning is like cinematic legend Indiana Jones!
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MAGIC KINGDOM March Madness Elimination Game

It's a Disney fans' biggest question: what is the best attraction at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom? Inspired by March Madness, we have created our own Magic Kingdom bracket elimination game to determine the true victor of Walt's kingdom!
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BATMAN FOREVER: What Really Went Wrong

What's the real underlying flaw behind Joel Schumacher's debut Batman film - Batman Forever? Perhaps the most debated of the original Bat series, it's a film that is loved and/or hated by Dark Knight fans for wildly different reasons.
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James Bond Dies #9

007 (Roger Moore) channels Tarzan with disastrous results in James Bond Dies #9 - a series where we ask the question, "What would happen if James Bond had the worst luck in the world?"
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Default Assault Out of Context

Default Assault celebrates its one-year anniversary with a crazy look at some of our favorite clips from the past year out of context and hilarious by default!
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Tom Brady is Wolverine

Is Tom Brady the Wolverine of the NFL? Our Sports Guide to Nerd Culture has the shocking answer - especially for Captain America fans...
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James Bond Dies #8

007 (Roger Moore) attempts to run atop a row of crocodiles in James Bond Dies #8 - a series where we ask the question, "What would happen if James Bond had the worst luck in the world?"