American Independence Week Contest: WWII In HD on Blu-ray From A&E/History

Posted in: Contests by Gino Sassani on June 28th, 2012

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. Deb Philippon
    06/28/2012 @ 5:56 pm

    Well, it’s not a holiday here, so I’ll be undergoing extensive dental work on July 4th. But I will be with my American relatives in spirit.

  2. Daniel M
    06/29/2012 @ 10:36 pm

    i’ll be going over my friends house for a cookout, exciting eh

  3. Leanne Shellington
    06/29/2012 @ 11:11 pm

    July 4th is a wed this year. Sucks that your holiday is during the week. HERE in CANADA our CanadaDay celebration is on SUN July 1st, which makes TODAY FRI – MONDAY a PARTY allllll weekend. Enjoy the long-weekend everybody HAPPY CANADA DAY!!!

  4. Jason Fry
    06/29/2012 @ 11:35 pm

    working….but I too will be celebrating CANADA DAY allllll weekend!!!

  5. Garnet Leib
    07/01/2012 @ 7:36 am

    I will be watching July 4th celebrations on TV since I live in Canada

  6. Connie Lewis
    07/01/2012 @ 3:13 pm

    I’ll be camping.

  7. Jacob LaFountaine
    07/01/2012 @ 7:33 pm

    Maybe grill some hot dogs and relax

  8. G K
    07/02/2012 @ 6:49 pm

    We don’t really have the money to buy fireworks, so we’ll be sitting outside and enjoying watching other people set them off.

  9. Jim Morton
    07/03/2012 @ 8:46 pm

    sitting around watching TV

  10. Rose
    07/05/2012 @ 12:27 am

    I will be working, as our Canadian holiday was July 1st

  11. Katherine Williams
    07/17/2012 @ 8:25 am

    Worked. 🙁

  12. Angie Andrews
    07/19/2012 @ 4:14 pm

    I’m in Canada and celebrated Canada Day on the 1st, on the 4th we celebrated my mum’s birthday

  13. Gary Smith
    07/21/2012 @ 11:50 pm

    We had a nice BBQ and enjoyed the day.

  14. Anita
    07/23/2012 @ 10:54 pm

    We went to see “Prometheus” then watched fireworks.

  15. Cheryl Imayoshi
    07/27/2012 @ 3:53 am

    I’m Canadian, so not much. But I like to read online how they are celebrated in the States!

  16. Ron Miller
    07/28/2012 @ 10:39 pm

    Can’t remember what I had for dinner last night, let’s see 3 weeks ago, we BBQ’d and had friends over, think it was chicken

  17. Roy
    07/29/2012 @ 5:04 am


  18. Carrie Conley
    07/29/2012 @ 10:17 am


  19. Michael Grammer
    07/29/2012 @ 2:46 pm

    Celebrate with family and friends!

  20. Kathleen Gereg
    07/29/2012 @ 3:11 pm

    Celebrate(d) with a BBQ

  21. Joseph Menard
    07/29/2012 @ 3:28 pm

    I Watched fireworks.

  22. Valerie L
    07/29/2012 @ 3:41 pm

    Spend time with the family enjoy good food and fireworks

  23. Jason
    07/29/2012 @ 9:32 pm

    July 4th was great. A cookout and then fireworks at buddy’s house in downtown Richmond.

  24. Judy Graschuk
    07/29/2012 @ 11:03 pm

    I celebrated my Nephew’s 17th Birthday with him. He’s awesome!