Tag Archives: X-Men

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

The Wolverine

20 Aug

The WolverineFreed from the typical save the city/world antics that have too often plagued comic books films, Director James Mangold manages to showcase a film which fans of Claremont’s Wolverine would celebrate. A clear diversion from the first Wolverine origins film which was a mishmash of 4-scene cameos and glossed up action; ‘The Wolverine’ is a character driven story that borrows strongly from the comic.

The story is chronologically placed after the previous X-Men film, i.e. The Last Stand as we find Logan (Hugh Jackman) haunted in his dreams by Jean Gray (Famke Janssen) living out a life cursed with immortality. On Master Yashida’s (Hal Yamanouchi) orders, Yukio (Rila Fukushima) finds Logan and flies him to Japan for a final goodbye. Being the man saved by Logan from the nuclear bomb dropped on Nagasaki, Yashida offers Logan mortality in gratitude as he lies on his death bed. With a prompt refusal, a kidnapping attempt and a volatile granddaughter Mariko (Tao Okamto); things seem like anything but black and white. Continue reading

The Wolverine

4 Aug

The WolverineCompetition:

For a chance to win pair of tickets to the special screening of “The Wolverine” simply answer the following question (in the comments section) :

Tells us who directed the film?

Winner will be announced at 4pm on the 5th of August.

Premiere Details
When: August 5th 2013, 8:00pm
Where: Grand Cinemas, Festival City

Winners are Rahul Negandhi and Jasmine P. Thank you for taking part.