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!


SALUDOS AMIGOS vs. THE THREE CABALLEROS – Donald Duck’s Latin Showdown

It's time for Donald Duck's Latin American showdown - SALUDOS AMIGOS vs. THE THREE CABALLEROS. Produced as part of the U.S.'s Good Neighbor Policy...
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Dwayne Johnson Not Black Enough to Play Black Character?

Default Assault reacts to the online backlash concerning Dwayne Johnson's upcoming Netflix film, John Henry and the Statesmen.
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The Most Famous Deleted Disney Song Ever? “Never Smile at a Crocodile”

It's been called the most famous deleted Disney song ever produced - "Never Smile at a Crocodile" from 1953's PETER PAN but should it have been cut?
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Is THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME Disney’s Most Underrated Film?

Possibly the most neglected entry from the Disney Renaissance, THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME stands as one of the darkest, most atypical productions from the Mouse House. Does it deserve a reevaluation?
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Captain America vs. the Rocketeer

Disney's THE ROCKETEER vs. Marvel's CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER. The shocking similarities plus which of the two is the better?
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The Disney Cinematic Universe?

With Disney's recent barrage of live-action remakes, it's not hard to believe that a Disney Cinematic Universe may be on the horizon (possibly focused on Disney Princesses or Disney Villains).
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A CHRISTMAS STORY has been arguably overplayed year after year in 24 hour marathons but is its status as a holiday staple overrated?
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Disney Villains as Avengers

Last week, we took a look at which Disney animated Heroes would make good substitutes for the original AVENGERS lineup - now it's the Disney Villains turn!
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Deleted Disney: “Land of Sand” – The MARY POPPINS JUNGLE BOOK Song?

Default Assault takes a look at "Land of Sand" from a proposed MARY POPPINS Magic Compass sequence - a song which would later end up in THE JUNGLE BOOK.
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What Went Wrong with STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI?

We take a look at STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI and answer the question: is it a remake of another STAR WARS film? What went wrong (or right)?

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Default Disney: Make Mine Music (1946)

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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?

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),...