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“pitch perfect 2” giveaway!

Pitch Perfect 2

I remember seeing Pitch Perfect at a screening before it came out, and being sucked in along with the whole audience, just grinning and laughing throughout the whole movie.

The story, about the mismatched members of a college a capella group, was hilarious but also surprisingly heartwarming and filled with great music. [Read more…]

giveaway! win “woman in gold” on blu-ray/dvd plus a $50 visa gift card!

Woman in Gold

Thanks to Anchor Bay Entertainment for sponsoring this post
and providing such great prizes!

Thank goodness for movies.

How else would I learn amazing stories like the one behind Woman in Gold? Stories I somehow missed when they actually happened?! [Read more…]

“still alice” blu-ray/dvd giveaway!

Julianne Moore in Still Alice

John Black, 42 West Street has been imprinted on my brain ever since I read Lisa Genova’s bestselling book, Still Alice, years ago.

That’s the name and address Alice’s neurologist uses to test her memory – a test she fails but I was determined to pass.

So when, in the movie version, John Black apparently moved to 42 Washington Street, it kind of freaked me out. Had I remembered it incorrectly all this time? Was I losing it?

I can’t imagine why the filmmakers would change an address that so many readers have reassuringly pulled out of their memories time and time again. Don’t they realize their audience is already worried they’re experiencing many of the same symptoms as Alice?

You see, Still Alice is the story of a 50-year-old woman who is diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s Disease. It’s powerful, heartbreaking and a must-see. [Read more…]

“fifty shades of grey” blu-ray/dvd giveaway!

Fifty Shades of Grey

For those of you who may have been too embarrassed to see Fifty Shades of Grey in the theater, you’ll be happy to know the movie will be available on Digital HD Friday, May 1 and on Blu-ray™ & DVD Friday, May 8

You’ll also be happy to know you can win one of six copies right here! [Read more…]