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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Who It Could Have Been: James Bond and Alan Grant

Did you know that Sam Neill was once considered for the role of JAMES BOND? Or Harrison Ford as Dr. Alan Grant in JURASSIC PARK?
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BATMAN vs NINJA TURTLES Trailer Reaction

Default Assault reacts to the new trailer for BATMAN VS NINJA TURTLES. Does the crossover look to be as epic as nostalgia dictates?

Is THE THREE CABALLEROS (1944) Disney’s Trippiest Movie?

Flying donkeys, half woman/half horse hybrids, dancing men that turn into cockfighting roosters, and the birth of Jesus! It can only be THE THREE CABALLEROS
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The REAL Reason People Are Calling MARY POPPINS Racist

Is there a deeper purpose behind the strange New York Times op-ed calling Walt Disney's original MARY POPPINS racist? Default Assault may have the answer.

THE LION KING (1994): Disney Movie Review

1994's THE LION KING has been called the peak of the Disney Renaissance and it remains the most successful traditional animated film...

The Many Faces of Two-Face

Default Assault explores a few of the many (and almost) faces of Batman's Two-Face, one of the Dark Knight's most duplicitous and compelling villains.
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The Best & Worst Christmas Movies Part 3

In our final installment of Default Assault's Christmas Movies Trilogy, TJ shares his Best & Worst holiday films. Only problem: one contradicts our host!


Default Assault explores both sides of Disney's recent controversy over the casting of singer Halle Bailey as Ariel in the upcoming live...
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SONG OF THE SOUTH (1946): Disney Movie Review

Default Assault takes a diverse, comprehensive look at Walt Disney's controversial SONG OF THE SOUTH and answers: is it a song worth listening to?
John Smith vs Phoebusvideo

John Smith vs. Phoebus

It's John Smith vs Phoebus! They're both blonde Disney captains that fall for the girl and get critically wounded but who is the more memorable character?

Popular Articles

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...
Make Mine Music

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!
Song of the South

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?

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...

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),...