In Miami, a dying sport gets a reprieve when a local dog track conjures up a scheme to enlist some former has-been and never-was University of Miami athletes to play Jai-Alai as token requisite to further their parimutuel interests.
An investigative series, SI True Crime takes an in-depth look at crime in the world of sports. The pilot episode chronicles the killing of former New Orleans Saints defensive lineman Will Smith and the many twists and turns of the case.
According to a 2009 Sports Illustrated article, 60 percent of NBA players are broke within five years of retirement. For 78 percent of NFL players, it takes only three years. Sucked into ... See full summary »
A documentary about the circumstances during a party at a University of Florida fraternity that led up to what may or may not have been a rape. Interspersed with actual footage shot by the ... See full summary »
Craig C. DeThomasis,
West Perrine, Florida is a suburban ghetto in Southwest Miami-Dade County. Over 73% of its residents are African-American and more than a third of them are unemployed. Violent crimes occur ... See full summary »
"The Tanning of America" is a thorough examination of hip-hop as a cultural movement, whose profound influence in music, film, television, fashion, business, race relations and politics ... See full summary »
Cheeky Carlos convinces a recently broken-up Gonzalo to take his place at a wedding in New York while he chases an old flame, but when Gonzalo falls for the bride all hell breaks loose. (Spanish audio with English subtitles available)
Directed by Billy Corben (Cocaine Cowboys, Screwball, The U), the film profiles a wrestler with two WWE championships, four WCW world championships and a 14-month reign as Intercontinental ... See full summary »