Win Tickets to see “Smokey and the Bandit” on the Big Screen! In Select Cinemas Nationwide Sunday, May 21 & Wednesday, May 24!
“For the money, for the glory, and for the fun… mostly for the money.”
Yay! The Contest is over and the winners are:
Michael H, Laura A, Owen S, Phaedra, Diana S, Marybeth C, Greg G and Daniel G.
CMH is thrilled to announce the 6th of our 14 movie ticket giveaways this year, courtesy of Fathom Events!
That said, we’ll be giving away EIGHT PAIRS of tickets to see “TCM Big Screen Classics: Smokey and the Bandit” – the timeless classic starring Burt Reynolds, Sally Field, and Jerry Reed— the way it was meant to be seen — on the Big Screen!
In order to qualify to win a pair of movie tickets via this contest, you must complete the below entry task by Saturday, May 6 at 6 PM EST.
We will announce the winner(s) on Twitter on Sunday, May 7, between 6PM EST and 7PM EST. If a winner(s) does not have a Twitter account, we will announce that winner(s) via this blog in the comment section below.
The film will be playing in select cinemas nationwide for a special two-day-only event on Sunday, May 21 and Wednesday, May 24 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. local time. Winners will be responsible for their own transportation to the Event. Only United States entries are eligible. Please click here before you enter to ensure that the Event is scheduled at a theater near you and that you are able to attend. (please note that there might be slightly different theater listings for each date)
About the film:
The Bandit (Burt Reynolds) has 28 hours to drive a truckload of Coors beer from Texas to Georgia while avoiding the relentless “Smokey,” Sherrif Buford T. Justice (Jackie Gleason).
ENTRY TASK (2-parts) to be completed by Saturday, May 6 at 6PM EST…
1) Answer the below question via the comment section at the bottom of this blog post
“Smokey and the Bandit” may not be a classic-era Classic Movie, but what is it in your opinion that makes it classic? And, if you haven’t seen it yet, why do you want to see it on the Big Screen?
2) Then TWEET* (not DM) the following message:
Just entered to win tickets to see “Smokey and the Bandit” on the Big Screen courtesy of @ClassicMovieHub & @FathomEvents #TCMBigScreen
*If you don’t have a Twitter account, you can still enter the contest by simply answering the above question via the comment section at the bottom of this blog — BUT PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU ADD THIS VERBIAGE TO YOUR ANSWER: I do not have a Twitter account, so I am posting here to enter but cannot tweet the message.
NOTE: if for any reason you encounter a problem commenting here on this blog, please feel free to tweet or DM us, or send an email to clas…@gmail.com and we will be happy to create the entry for you.
Please give us 48 hours to approve your comment, as we get lots of spam and must go through each entry to validate them. Thanks!
Please note that only United States residents are eligible to enter this giveaway contest. (see contest rules for further information)
BlogHub members ARE also eligible to win if they live within the Continental United States (as noted above).
You can follow Fathom Events on Twitter at @fathomevents
–Annmarie Gatti for Classic Movie Hub