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The Walk

1 Oct

The Walk PosterPhilippe Petit is a French high-wire artist who gained fame in the year 1974 for his high-wire walk between the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in New York City. “The Walk” revolves around his tentative beginning and his eventual love affair with the Twin Towers.

A French accented Joseph Gordon-Levitt plays Philippe Petit with earnest. With a well sketched out character at hand, he manages to resonate the emotions fittingly. His chemistry with Charlotte Le Bon (as Annie) was charming while his interaction with Ben Kingsley (as Papa Rudy) were brilliant. Kingsley as expected was a scene stealer while Charlotte Le Bon was rather substandard.

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X-Men: Days of Future Past

14 May

XMEN poster
I’ve got 5 pairs of gift invitation tickets for the 3D premiere screening of “X-Men: Days of Future Past” to give away. You can win by simply answering the following question (in the comments section) :

Who is the director of the film?

The winner will be announced at 6pm on the 19th of May.

Screening Details
When: May 20th 2014, 9pm
Where: VOX Cinemas, Mall of the Emirates
Rating: PG13

Film Synopsis

The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods in X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST. The beloved characters from the original “X-Men” film trilogy join forces with their younger selves from “X-Men: First Class,” in an epic battle that must change the past – to save our future.



And the winners are Anum, Karla Castle, Ankur Lakhani, Gohan Vallabhan and Mohammed. You will shortly receive an email from me for a confirmation of your attendance. Thank you for taking part.

X-Men: Days of Future Past is releasing on May 22nd in the UAE.

Disclaimer: Winners are randomly picked via ‘A Choice Randomizer

Mr. Peabody and Sherman

3 Mar

Mr.-Peabody-&Sherman-posterCompetition:

I’ve got 10pairs of tickets for the 3D premiere screening of “Mr. Peabody and Sherman” to give away. You can win by simply answering the following question (in the comments section) :

On which 1960’s animated television series are the characters of the film based on?

The winner will be announced at 4pm on the 4th of March.

Screening Details
When: March 4th 2014, 7pm
Where: Vox Cinemas, Mirdif City Centre
Rating: General

Film Synopsis

Mr. Peabody is a business titan, inventor, scientist, Nobel Laureate, gourmand, Olympic medalist, genius – and the world’s smartest, most-accomplished talking dog. Using his most ingenious invention, the WABAC machine, Mr. Peabody and his adopted human son Sherman hurtle back in time to experience world-changing events first-hand. But when Sherman breaks the rules of time travel, our two heroes find themselves in a race to repair history – and save the future.

Mr. Peabody and Sherman is releasing on March 6th in the UAE.

Disclaimer: Winners are randomly picked via ‘A Choice Randomizer