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WSR Detailed DVD Review
First Sunday

Genre: Comedy

Reviewed In Issue 132 (June 2008) Of Widescreen Review®

Ice Cube, Katt Williams, Tracy Morgan, Loretta Devine, Michael Beach, Keith David, Regina Hall, Malinda Williams & Chi McBride

WSR Review Scores
WSR Picture Rating: 3.5
DD Sound Rating: 3.5
DTS Sound Rating: NR
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Critics' Composite Score: 2.5
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Special Features
Special features include a feature commentary track by Writer/Director David E. Talbert, 14 deleted scenes with optional commentary from Talbert, a four-minute gag reel, two outtake scenes, David E. Talbert

 DVD General Information

(Studio/Distributor): Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
(Catalog Number): 22636
(MPAA Rating): PG-13
(Rating Reason):

For language some sexual humor and brief drug references
(Retail Price): $28.95
(DVD Type): Single Side, Dual Layer (DVD9)
(Widescreen Edition): Yes
(Full Screen Edition): No
(Anamorphic Widescreen): Yes
(Running Time In Minutes): 98
(Color Type): Color
(Chaptered/Scene Access): Yes
(Closed Captioned): Yes
(Regional Coding): 1
(Theatrical Year): 2008
(Theatrical Release): Yes
(Direct-To-Video Release): No
(DVD Release Date): 05/06/08
(THX® Digitally Mastered): No

 Credits Information

(Director): David E. Talbert
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  WSR Narrative Review
Story Synopsis:
When petty criminal Durell (Ice Cube) is told by his ex-girlfriend and baby-momma that he has one week to pay her the $17,000 she needs to clear her mounting debt, or she will be forced to move herself and Durell Jr. (C.J. Sanders) out of state, he hatches a desperate plot to rob his neighborhood church

DVD Picture:
The anamorphically enhanced 1.83:1 DVD exhibits a decent picture quality with bright, vibrant colors, but fleshtones have a pinkish hue and the image can have a somewhat hazy appearance. Black levels are relatively elevated, but shadow delineation is nicely rendered. Whites can bloom, but contrast is generally well balanced. Resolution isn

The Dolby