Joan of Arc Leads an Army (feat. Vanessa Hudgens) - Drunk History

  • Published on Jul 12, 2018



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    French teenager Joan of Arc receives a call from the saints to lead an army to support Charles VII’s claim to the French throne. About Drunk History: Based on the popular web series, Drunk History is the liquored-up narration of our nation's history. Host Derek Waters, along with an ever-changing cast of actors and comedians, travels across the country to present the rich tales that every city in this land has to offer. Booze helps bring out the truth. It's just that sometimes the truth is a little incoherent. Subscribe to Comedy Central:

  • thegossipswan009
    thegossipswan009 2 months ago

    "Hello i am Joan & i am here because saints talk to me in my head" Such a badass.

  • CoreOfTheStar
    CoreOfTheStar 2 months ago

    gET this CuRAZY gurl BAck to her HOOOME

  • Samuel Martin
    Samuel Martin 2 months ago

    "Cutoffmyhairanddressmeinmen'sclothessoIdon'tgetraped?" -Joan of Arc

  • ComiXProvider FTW_02
    ComiXProvider FTW_02 2 months ago

    "All of sudden, she hears voices..." "WE'RE SOOOOOAAARING!!! FLYYYYYYYYIING!!!"

  • Sam Asher
    Sam Asher 2 months ago

    You GUYS! That's not what you told me the first time you guys..."

  • seasong
    seasong 2 months ago (edited)

    I love the battle between her and Shakespeare!

  • Tous
    Tous 2 months ago

    She’s not drunk. She’s hyper.

  • MrColeslaw
    MrColeslaw 2 months ago

    Don't mind me, just here for Vanessa Hudgens.

  • Mike Jones
    Mike Jones 2 months ago (edited)

    This is a horrible rendition of the story of Joan of Arc. She wasn't just captured in a battle and burned for wearing men's clothes. She was betrayed by the very man she helped put into power. He left her to rot because he was scared of her influence, and letting her be turned over to England was advantageous for him. Then she had the very church she had dedicated her life to turned against her as a weapon. There was also the bit abot how she repented, and was probably going to get off with a light punishment, so they tried to rape her, and stole her dress, which forced her to wear men's clothes again, ensuring her conviction because of her "relapse" into heresy.

  • Imani Ramos
    Imani Ramos 2 months ago

    "To harsh to women, and the breath was bad." hahaha

  • Mariko True
    Mariko True 2 months ago

    The actors in these recreations are always good, but Vanessa Hudgens' performance is awards-worthy.

  • Matt Willis
    Matt Willis 2 months ago

    I did not watch High School Musical thinking, "Next time I see that chick she'll be Joan of Arc"

  • Daniel Adigun
    Daniel Adigun 2 months ago

    My favourite part Joan shooting a bow and arrow with no arrows

  • Remi Red Raven
    Remi Red Raven 2 months ago

    I love Drunk History, and this is the only story I've felt a desire to speak on: In 1425, Joan was 13. One day, in a moment free from chores, she sat alone, pondering in her father's garden. This is her account: "It was summer, about noon. Suddenly, there was a great light. I heard a voice calling my name. After I had thrice heard this voice, I knew it was the voice of an angel. I was very much afraid. I knew it was the archangel Michael. He was in the form of a man. His voice of beautiful, sweet, and humble, and he spoke the French language. He told me of the pitiful state of the kingdom of France, and that I was to come to the aid of the king. He told me that I must be a good child and that God would help me. He also told me that Saint Catherine and Saint Margaret would come to me and that I should act by their advice. That they would lead me in what I had to do. And that I should believe what they would say. When he withdraw from me I wept, and kissed the ground where he had stood." When Joan was ten, the mad king Charles died, but his 23-year old son, Prince Charles, was afraid to make decisions or take risks. He lived secure and comfortable in the walled city of Chinon, where his advisers told him to wait for better times to be crowned. Jeremy D. Adams: She's not the fraud, the saint, the psychotic, the maniac, that people have imagined she might have been, just in order to understand her. In a way, her being terribly ordinary makes her harder to understand, makes the real mystery of Joan of Arc. G.K. Chesterton wrote that Joan chose a path and went down it like a thunderbolt. I agree with the judgement of the very great Regine Pernoud, who summed up decades of deep research about Joan with the statement that the story of Joan of Arc is both 'too beautiful and too terrible to ignore.' She died at 19. Before they lit the fire she called to a man to take a nearby cross, "Hold it high so I may see it through the flames." She repeated, "Jesus," with all the strength of her conviction and cause, she wasn't crying out for help out of it. Whatever else Joan's story is, it's a story of faith, whatever else it is, it's a story of a young woman's religious conviction and religious experience. So she's remarkably captivating, she somewhat mysterious figure, but a great story of courage, and espically courage from a young person.

  • Braxton Bobo
    Braxton Bobo 2 months ago

    Vanessa Hudgens kicked ass in this

  • Zarathustra Zarath
    Zarathustra Zarath 2 months ago

    The Middle Ages: the breath was bad

  • ElPayasoMalo
    ElPayasoMalo 2 months ago

    The French treated Joan like shit. She was constantly imprisoned for crossdressing and they betrayed her.

  • Hambo Lovver
    Hambo Lovver 2 months ago

    "17yr old at that time ...standing in a field blinking,at this time... looking at insta blinking."

  • Mountain Mew
    Mountain Mew 2 months ago

    I would like a Joan of Arc Disney Movie.