Articles by Gabriel Garza

The Chappelle's Show: Lost Episodes

September 7, 2006 // 0 Comments

With two extremely successful seasons on Comedy Central and record-breaking DVD sales behind him, Dave Chappelle signed an astronomical 50 million dollar contract with the cable channel, locking himself in for more seasons. Starting work on season three, [...]

Red Dust

September 6, 2006 // 0 Comments

After fifty years of black repression under the rule of the white minority, the South African government eventually relinquished its stranglehold, releasing Nelson Mandela and opening the country up to democratic elections. In order to avoid a civil war, [...]

Speed Grapher: Volume 1

August 28, 2006 // 0 Comments

FUNimation presents a highly original look at a future world where greed and lust run rampant. "Speed Grapher: Volume 1" consistently surprises with a mind-bending storyline that will leave most viewers scratching their heads. Strangely enough, [...]

Scum: 2-Disc Limited Edition

August 2, 2006 // 0 Comments

A sobering account of life in a juvenile detention center, the "Scum: 2-Disc Limited Edition" DVD set is a grim, thoroughly depressing journey that hits the viewer in the gut like a sock full of billiard balls. Chronicling the violent and [...]

Commander In Chief: 2-Disc Inaugural Edition Part 1

July 21, 2006 // 0 Comments

Lasting only one season, "Commander In Chief" was a casualty of behind-the-scenes shake-ups and mishandled time slots. Dying a sudden death, the show will go down as an anomaly; it garnered the highest ratings of any new show on the fall [...]

The Matador

July 7, 2006 // 0 Comments

A Sundance Film Festival fave from last year, "The Matador" is an offbeat character study with a darkly comic wild streak that is extremely satisfying, mainly due to the superb acting talent of the two leads. Pierce Brosnan gives his finest [...]

Masters of Horror: Deer Woman

June 28, 2006 // 0 Comments

Anchor Bay Entertainment rolls out another edition of the popular Showtime series "Masters of Horror." Although one could argue the merit of labeling director John Landis a "Master of Horror, " what with only two of his films [...]

The Omen: Collector's Edition

June 26, 2006 // 0 Comments

Between the late sixties and mid seventies, a trio of religious-themed horror films infiltrated American movie theaters. Decades later, these films have lingered in our collective consciousness and each one, in their own right, have become models of the [...]

Night Watch

June 21, 2006 // 0 Comments

Part one of a planned trilogy, record-breaking Russian box office sensation "Night Watch" finally makes its DVD debut in the United States. A full-throttle, action packed fantasy film, "Night Watch" delivers an exhilarating ride with [...]

Imagine Me and You

June 15, 2006 // 0 Comments

Imagine a romantic comedy that is short on comedy and even shorter on romance. Imagine a film that is duller than a pair of scissors at a garage sale. Imagine a film that makes the bile in your stomach bubble up to your throat. But most of all, imagine [...]
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