Videos by Default

Miscellaneous Hilarity by Default videos including Sport Symposium, Real Men of Awesome, Interviews, and more!

Pirates of the Caribbeanvideo

The Hidden Curse of Pirates of the Caribbean: The Kiss of Death

Has the deadliest curse in Disney's PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN films been mostly overlooked? Specifically, the curse of Elizabeth Swann and her deadly kiss!
Tom Hanks SHAWSHANK REDEMPTIONvideo

Tom Hanks in THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION?

Artist and former NFL player Aaron Evans joins us to ask Who It Could Have Been: would Tom Hanks have played a...
Michael Douglasvideo

Michael Douglas Honored at the George Eastman House [VIDEO]

Michael Douglas will be receiving the esteemed George Eastman Award tonight celebrating his extraordinary contributions to film as an actor and producer for nearly 50 years. Having won two Academy...
Will Smith MATRIXvideo

Will Smith & Sean Connery in THE MATRIX?

Hilarity by Default asks Who It Could Have Been: how different would THE MATRIX (1999) have been had it starred Will Smith...
Nicolas Cage SPIDER-MANvideo

Nicolas Cage as the Green Goblin in SPIDER-MAN?

Would Nicolas Cage have played a good Norman Osborn / Green Goblin in Sam Raimi's 2002 comic book classic, SPIDER-MAN, in lieu of Willem Dafoe?
Tom Cruise Iron Manvideo

Tom Cruise as IRON MAN?

Would Tom Cruise have made the perfect Tony Stark in Marvel's inaugural MCU effort IRON MAN? How would he compare to Robert Downey, Jr.?
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John Travolta Turned Down FORREST GUMP?

Would John Travolta have made a good FORREST GUMP in lieu of Tom Hanks? Although noted as one of the actor's big regrets, he did opt instead for...
Michael Douglasvideo

Michael Douglas Talks “Ant-Man” [VIDEO]

ROCHESTER, NY -- Michael Douglas took a break during Thursday's press conference at the George Eastman House to discuss his excitement over his upcoming...
Socrates’ Sistervideo

“Socrates’ Sister” 1×05 | Brisco County Jr. Reviews

What do you get when you mix a western with underwater adventure, BOY MEETS WORLD, & a dash of Ash? You get BRISCO COUNTY Ep. 5, “Socrates’ Sister.”
Steel Horses Brisco Countyvideo

“Steel Horses” 1×13 | Brisco County Jr. Reviews

Socrates’ job is put on the line after four “motored cycles” are stolen by a gang of bandits in BRISCO COUNTY Episode 13, “Steel Horses.”

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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: 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!
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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),...