Contest: A& E Entertainment Presents: WWII The War In The Pacific

Posted in: Contests by Gino Sassani on May 23rd, 2010

Gino Sassani

Gino Sassani is a member of the Southeastern Film Critic's Association (SEFCA) and The Critics Association of Central Florida (CACF). He is a film and television critic based in Tampa, Florida. He's also the Senior Editor here at Upcomingdiscs. Gino started reviewing films in the early 1990's as a segment of his local television show Focus. He's an award-winning recording artist for Omega Records. Gino is currently working on his 8th album Merchants & Mercenaries. Gino took over Upcomingdiscs Dec 1, 2008. He works out of a home theater he calls The Reel World. Favorite films: The Godfather, The Godfather Part II, The Body Snatcher (Val Lewton film with Karloff and Lugosi, not the pod people film), Unforgiven, Gladiator, The Lion King, Jaws, Son Of Frankenstein, The Good, The Bad And The Ugly, and Monsters, Inc.


  1. Jacob LaFountaine
    05/23/2010 @ 8:00 pm

    Pearl Harbor. It looked good but the story was just so bad

  2. Gary
    05/23/2010 @ 10:09 pm

    Windtalkers … too slow and boring.

  3. Garnet L
    05/24/2010 @ 2:04 pm

    Pearl Harbor. It was way too long and corny.

  4. David
    05/24/2010 @ 5:44 pm

    Pearl Harbor, it was too long and drawn out, thanks.

  5. Tonya
    05/24/2010 @ 6:01 pm

    The Thin Red Line, it was long, boring and anti-climatic

  6. Joyce Mcgregor
    05/25/2010 @ 8:31 am

    Pearl harbour; It was nothing like my relatives told me they lived through

  7. Melina Abraham
    05/26/2010 @ 12:52 am

    Pearl Harbor. I remember being so excited to see it but it was so boring!

  8. Daniel M
    05/28/2010 @ 9:15 pm

    pearl harbor, it’s like they pasted 3 other movies together can called it a day

  9. Dirk Smit
    05/30/2010 @ 2:45 pm

    Pearl Harbor. Not exciting.

  10. Laura DeLuca
    05/31/2010 @ 4:12 pm

    Pearl Harbor-waaay to long

  11. Elizabeth V
    05/31/2010 @ 5:27 pm

    Thin Red Line

  12. David Alexander McDonald
    06/02/2010 @ 2:48 am

    The Green Berets.

    Basically, as far from reality as you could get…plus John Wayne.

  13. Nina bergeron
    06/10/2010 @ 10:57 pm

    pearl harbour

  14. Robert Wise
    06/12/2010 @ 3:29 pm

    Pearl Harbor. Too much of a love story and not enough focus on the main issue.

  15. Denise G
    06/14/2010 @ 8:53 pm

    Pearl harbour. Too long.

  16. barry
    06/18/2010 @ 6:09 pm

    saving private ryan

  17. Amy Tucker
    06/23/2010 @ 11:09 am

    Sounds like most people agree with me: Pearl Harbor

  18. Katherine Williams
    06/27/2010 @ 7:57 am

    The Green Berets

  19. Rachel Ihnen
    06/27/2010 @ 4:42 pm

    pearl harbor. i just dislike ben affleck. he ruins movies.

  20. Ron Miller
    06/27/2010 @ 5:12 pm

    The Green Berets??? The Green Berets Katherine, what a classic! Mine is that one where Pauly Shore was in Iraq… gawd awful bad, don’t remember the name.

  21. Judy Graschuk
    06/27/2010 @ 11:10 pm

    Apocalypse Now, why did it have to drag on ad nauseum???