Default Assault

The video podcast where we take on everything - by default! Every Thursday, we delve into the crazy realms of entertainment, movies, and pop culture!

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Daniel Craig as Thor?

How well would THOR have turned out if Daniel Craig had taken on the role? Despite rumors and jests to the contrary (many on Craig's part), would 007 have made a good God of Thunder?
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TRON vs. TRON: LEGACY

It's the end of line: Disney's original cult classic TRON (1982) vs. its long awaited sequel TRON: LEGACY (2010). Which is the better movie?
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Is “Why Me?” the Deleted Jafar Villain Song ALADDIN Needed?

Jafar deserved better! Out of all the Disney villains from the renaissance, if there was one that deserved a truly outstanding song...
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Live-Action THE LION KING Cutting “Be Prepared”?

Elton John just revealed that they're cutting "Be Prepared" from 2019's upcoming live-action remake of Disney's THE LION KING. Default Assault breaks down the facts!
Varysvideo

Is Varys a Merman & More GAME OF THRONES Talk

Is Varys secretly a merman? Are all the surviving male GAME OF THRONES characters maimed in some way? All that & more in this week's Default Assault Extras!
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Julia Roberts & Madonna in THE GODFATHER?

Sofia Coppola's role as Mary Corleone is easily one of the most debated aspects of THE GODFATHER 3 but did you know that she was far from the first choice?
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Who It Could Have Been: Buzz Lightyear and Santa Claus

Who It Could Have Been returns with a look at two famous Tim Allen roles - Buzz Lightyear from Disney's TOY STORY & Scott Calvin from THE SANTA CLAUSE...
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MAJOR LEAGUE II (1994): Just a Bit Outside

After covering the original last week, we couldn't resist taking a trip back to the ballpark to review MAJOR LEAGUE II. Perhaps we should have resisted!
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Gaston vs. Frollo

A Disney Villain Showdown: Gaston vs. Frollo. They may be more alike than you think. Also, which actor would play the ideal Frollo in a live-action remake?
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Deleted Disney: SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES’ CG Train Sequence

Is this the most elaborate Deleted Disney scene ever? We discuss the infamous lost train sequence from 1983's SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES.

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Default Disney: Make Mine Music (1946)

A dancing wind instrument, a child wolf hunter, and an operatic cetacean mammal show us how to MAKE MINE MUSIC in today's Default Disney review!

Default Disney: The Three Caballeros (1944)

To say that THE THREE CABALLEROS is one of the most unusual entries in the Disney canon is an understatement. With flying donkeys, human/horse hybrids...
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Default Disney: Song of the South (1946)

Song of the South. Never has there been a more vilified or controversial film in the Disney canon but is there any truth in these accusations?
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Default Disney: Pinocchio (1940)

When I first was going to review Pinocchio, I asked a few friends if they had interest in watching it with me only to...
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Default Disney: Fantasia (1940)

1940 was an interesting year in the history of the Disney Studio. It saw the release of two full-length animated films (Pinocchio and Fantasia),...