12 Days Of Christmas Giveaways – Day 10: China Beach Season 1

Posted in: Contests by Gino Sassani on January 3rd, 2015

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. Sherry M
    01/03/2015 @ 4:26 pm

    I won Angels In Stardust from you last year. I really enjoyed the movie. Thank you once again, and all the best to you for 2015.

  2. June S.
    01/03/2015 @ 8:41 pm

    Yes I have just recently won a prize from you. I won the Frozen In Time on DVD just a few days ago. I will watch it with my grandson when it comes in the mail. Thank-you again!

  3. Gary
    01/04/2015 @ 5:43 pm

    Yes …
    2009: Transformers
    2009: Dance Flick
    2010: Beowulf
    2013: War In HD
    … I enjoyed all of them.

  4. Gary Smith
    01/07/2015 @ 12:37 am

    I won a DVD of Girls Gone Dead in 2013. I think I may have won another one but can’t remember which.

  5. Julie F
    01/07/2015 @ 6:51 pm

    Yes I won a North Pole DVD from you last month which I haven’t received yet

  6. Garnet Leib
    01/08/2015 @ 7:15 am

    I don’t think so, at least not for quite a while

  7. Evan
    01/08/2015 @ 7:24 am

    Yes – won a dvd a few years ago, and the sponsor wasn’t able to mail it out so you were able to replace it with another one from the stock supply. Thanks.

  8. Jim Gardner
    01/08/2015 @ 4:15 pm

    yes, i won about a zombie and it was a good movie

  9. Lynda Larsen-Baldry
    01/09/2015 @ 4:33 pm

    I have won a couple of DVDs such as Louder than Words and the one my husband and son liked Girls Gone Dead thank you

  10. Daniel M
    01/09/2015 @ 8:12 pm

    home is where the heart is dvd, my gf enjoyed it, not really my genre

  11. Jason F
    01/09/2015 @ 9:27 pm

    No, I haven’t won anything yet, but I am hoping to. I always have my fingers crossed. And just between you and me, it is starting to get painful, lol….

  12. Sandi McG
    01/13/2015 @ 9:19 am

    just won a DVD for the first time 2 months ago. it was the movie LOUDER THAN WORDS. very emotional to watch…

  13. Matt M
    01/19/2015 @ 3:41 pm

    I did. I won a poster (which was unfortunately lost in the mail) and was then rewarded bewitched. I thought that was very nice.

  14. lynn clayton
    01/20/2015 @ 2:46 pm

    no not yet

  15. Brenda Lacourciere
    01/20/2015 @ 2:52 pm

    I have never won a prize from you.

  16. Rosemary Lukenbill
    01/20/2015 @ 2:58 pm

    have not won from you before

  17. andrew gordon
    01/20/2015 @ 4:25 pm

    no i have not

  18. Shannon Baas
    01/20/2015 @ 4:50 pm

    I don’t think I’ve ever won anything from you.

  19. David Hollingsworth
    01/20/2015 @ 6:24 pm

    I have never won anything from this site.

  20. Heather Simone
    01/20/2015 @ 7:11 pm

    No, haven’t won yet

  21. Susan Smith
    01/20/2015 @ 7:51 pm

    I have never won a prize from you

  22. Mary Rutter
    01/20/2015 @ 9:10 pm

    I have never won a prize from You

    01/20/2015 @ 11:29 pm

    I’ve never won a prize here before!

  24. Jill E
    01/21/2015 @ 4:00 am

    I loved China Beach…but for the life of me can’t remember how it ends.

  25. Jill E
    01/21/2015 @ 4:01 am

    oops I haven’t won anything from you yet.

  26. Barbara Lima
    01/21/2015 @ 5:42 am

    I have not won a prize from you yet.

  27. Desmond
    01/21/2015 @ 12:06 pm


  28. Debbi Wellenstein
    01/21/2015 @ 12:34 pm

    I don’t believe I have won from you in the past.

    01/21/2015 @ 11:13 pm

    Sorry to say I have not won anything from you so far.
    Maybe this time?????

  30. Leslie Davis
    01/22/2015 @ 10:37 am

    Won the dvd Under Wraps. Gave it to my friend’s daughter and she loved it.

    Love China Beach. My mom passed away when when I was 10 and one of my memories of her is us watching it together.

  31. Mary Cloud
    01/22/2015 @ 10:49 am

    I’ve won several prizes before but never anything from you that I can remember

  32. john kivlen
    01/22/2015 @ 1:38 pm

    not yet but hopefully soon

  33. dario
    01/22/2015 @ 7:17 pm

    I have never won anything this is my first time visiting your site

  34. roger simmons
    01/22/2015 @ 11:59 pm

    Yes I have won once previously and my prize arrived as expected and I thank you for hosting wonderful giveaways and giving us the chance to see movies we may not have seen or couldn’t necessarily afford.

  35. Anastasia Falling
    01/23/2015 @ 4:59 am

    Yes, I have! That’s why I keep coming back, because I know you guys are legit 🙂

  36. Lisa V.
    01/23/2015 @ 6:47 am

    I have not won a prize from you.

  37. anne anthony
    01/23/2015 @ 9:10 am

    no winners yet, but will keep trying!

  38. jimmy Rector
    01/23/2015 @ 1:46 pm

    no I havent

  39. Larissa M
    01/23/2015 @ 4:55 pm

    This is my first time

  40. Melissa Snyder
    01/23/2015 @ 8:29 pm

    No, I’ve never won a prize. maybe I’ll get lucky this time.

  41. Christie Kammerer
    01/23/2015 @ 9:46 pm

    I have not won a prize from you yet, but am looking forward to.

  42. Chris Noe
    01/23/2015 @ 11:52 pm

    I have not won a prize from you. I do love China Beach. It is one of my all time favorite shows.

  43. Gordon Purcell
    01/24/2015 @ 1:29 am

    I haven’t won anything before.

  44. Carla
    01/24/2015 @ 2:05 am

    No, I have never won a prize from you.

  45. Kathy Pease
    01/24/2015 @ 8:40 am

    I don’t think I have won a prize from you guys yet but I am crossing my fingers 🙂

  46. Ed
    01/24/2015 @ 10:49 am

    I have not.

  47. Erica B.
    01/24/2015 @ 12:30 pm

    I haven’t won.

  48. Belinda Shaw
    01/24/2015 @ 12:56 pm

    I’ve never won a prize from you yet but hope to win China Beach since my husband is a Vietnam vet and loved watching this great show.

  49. Brenda Donoho
    01/24/2015 @ 2:02 pm

    Have never won a contest from your site. Thanks for entering me!

  50. Denny Tominski
    01/24/2015 @ 2:04 pm

    Haven’t won — yet! Thanks for the contest.