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by Moe - 5 Comment(s)

6:00 PM FRIDAY-SORRY FOLKS- THESE LATEST PASSES ARE ALL GONE AS WELL

CHECK BACK IN TO MOVIE MANIACS OFTEN AS TICKETS TO MOVIES COME UP WITHOUT ANY NOTICE

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11:00AM Friday 15th-GOOD NEWS READERS! I JUST GOT 20 MORE PASSES (10 DOUBLES) RELEASED TO MOVIE MANIACS. GET THEM NOW, THEY'LL GO FAST!

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SORRY FOLKS OUR ALLOTTED TICKETS HAVE ALL BEEN CLAIMED

Log in to your GoFoBo account (or create one if you don't already have one) to redeem for a double pass to STOKER, starring Nicole Kidman. Look for our Movie Maniac logo as tickets are being held specifically for our readers. You will need to enter the following code to request your tickets: CPLMMH8FM.

Screening Info:

Wednesday, March 20th

Eau Claire Market

7:00 PM

As always remember that you are being redirected to a third party site and you must judge your own comfort level in providing the info they ask for. But having said this, they do not check your ID when you exchange your ticket at the box office so you can use whatever name you want. Many people set up a separate email account for just such purposes. We managed to get 60 tickets (30 double) so your chances are good if you get on this right away. But once they are gone, they're gone. And if you do request one and find that you can't ultimately use it, please go back into GoFoBo and release the ticket so that somebody else can enjoy it.....

Free Movie Passes

by Moe - 0 Comment(s)

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. REMEMBER TO CHECK BACK--TICKETS COME UP REGULARLY FOR MOVIE EVENTS

Let's start the new year with some free advanced screening passes. Short notice, but if you are free tomorrow (January 3rd) at 7:00 PM we have some passes for the new Matt Damon movie.

Promised Land is the new contemporary drama directed by Gus Van Sant (Good Will Hunting, Milk). Matt Damon plays Steve Butler, an ace corporate salesman who is sent along with his partner, Sue Thomason (Frances McDormand), to close a key rural town in his company’s expansion plans. With the town having been hit hard by the economic decline of recent years, the two outsiders see the local citizens as likely to accept their company’s offer, for drilling rights to their properties, as much-needed relief. What seems like an easy job for the duo becomes complicated by the objection of a respected schoolteacher (Hal Holbrook) with support from a grassroots campaign led by another man (John Krasinski), as well as the interest of a local woman (Rosemarie DeWitt). Promised Land explores America at the crossroads where big business and the strength of small-town community converge.

To get your free double passes visit this external site and enter the code CALGARYLAND. Print your pass and take it to the box office ahead of time for redemption. Good cast in this, looks like it's got potential. Enjoy.

Free Advanced Screening Passes

by Moe - 0 Comment(s)

Log onto your Gofobo account to receive a free double pass to an advanced screening of Hitchcock. If you don't have an account yet, you will need to create one. This is an external site so you will need to judge your personal comfort level in providing the information they are asking for. Many people create a gmail account for such purposes. ID is not required at the theatre, you just need to present the ticket for redemption and admission.

Already have an account....here's what you need.

RSVP Code: CPLMM3SXW

Summary: Hitchcock is a love story about one of the most influential filmmakers of the last century, Alfred Hitchcock and his wife and partner Alma Reville. The film takes place during the making of Hitchcock’s seminal movie Psycho. Cast: Anthony Hopkins, Helen Mirren, Scarlett Johansson, Danny Huston, Toni Collette, Jessica Biel, Michael Stuhlbarg, James D’Arcy, Michael Wincott, Richard Portnow, Kurtwood Smith.

Thursday, December 6

Eau Clair Market

7:00 PM

And one last thing- if you request a ticket and find you can't use it, you can go back onto Gofobo and release it for someone else to use. Enjoy!

Free Advanced Screening Passes

by Moe - 3 Comment(s)

ALL THE TICKETS HAVE BEEN CLAIMED

CHECK IN REGULARLY TO MOVIE MANIACS- TICKETS COME FREQUENTLY AND WITHOUT NOTICE

Movie Maniacs has teamed up again with Alliance Films and is pleased to invite you and a guest to the Calgary advance screening of Lawless. Starring Shia LaBeouf, Jessica Chastain, Guy Pearce and Gary Oldman.

To get your free double passes:

1) Visit the Alliance Films website

2) ENTER OR COPY AND PASTE THE FOLLOWING PIN CODE: BOOTLEG2YYC

3) Print your pass and bring to box office and redeem for your actual admission ticket

Drop me a line through comments if you get to see this one...

Ruby Sparks Free Advanced Screening Tickets

by Moe - 4 Comment(s)

Okay movie lovers, the tickets are now available to claim from GoFoBo for the avdanced screening of RUBY SPARKS. Hopefully you have your account set up and your password ready. If so log on now and request one or two tickets to this event. We've made it easier--- you don't even need an rsvp code this time.The password that they are asking for is YOUR own that you used to create your account. You will see our Movie Maniac Logo and your tickets are a few clicks away! They will be sent to your computer where you can print them off. If you do not have an account yet simply follow the steps in "create an account" found on the above link.

We have quite a few tickets available, but once they are all claimed, that's it. If you find yourself unable to use them after you have claimed them, pass them on to someone else---names are not checked. Can't find anybody? Just go back on to your account and 'release' the tickets for somebody else to use. If you make it to the movie I would love to hear from you- just drop me a line through comments at the top of any MM post. Enjoy!

Heads Up

by Moe - 7 Comment(s)

I have quite a number of free double advanced screening tickets coming your way shortly for the movie "Ruby Sparks". This is by the same guys that brought you Little Miss Sunshine and the recent Safety Not Guaranteed.

To claim these tickets you must have a GoFoBo account set up. HERE'S HOW.

This part is important and you must judge your own comfort level. If you want to take advantage of this and other offers you will be redirected to an external site at http://www.gofobo.com/ and it is through them that you request your tickets. This will require that you set up a gofobo account and password and if you are okay with this, I would do so ahead of time. The register icon is small - it is up on the top right of the page along with login/ f/Connect/register. Click on register and set yourself up. They will send you a confirmation in the email you provide and then you can set your password up. Done- you are registered. Then when you read here on the Movie Maniac blog that passes are available you just go to gofobo, log on to your own account and enter the very specific RSVP code which I will provide for each movie.Then the tickets will be sent to your own computer for printing off.

We will have a designated number of double passes for advanced screenings held specifically for our readers. You don't need to worry about trying to find the right movie/page on gofobo- once you enter the rsvp code that I provide it will take you right to that movie. You will see our Movie Maniac name and Logo once you use the code. Don't worry that the image on GoFoBo looks different than this one below. You still put the rsvp code in the same place.

As with other advanced screening passes, you are not guaranteed admission UNTIL you redeem the pass at the box office for an actual theatre ticket.

Safety Not Guaranteed

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Just in – the opportunity to get double advanced screening passes to Safety Not Guaranteed !

Safety Not Guaranteed is from the same people that gave us Little Miss Sunshine:

When an unusual classified ad inspires three cynical Seattle magazine employees to look for the story behind it, they discover a mysterious eccentric named Kenneth, a likable but paranoid supermarket clerk, who believes he’s solved the riddle of time travel and intends to depart again soon. Together, they embark on a hilarious, smart, and unexpectedly heartfelt journey that reveals how far believing can take you.

Just follow this link to an external site for your free tickets and enjoy!

THE PINE CODE IS: CPLSAFETY

Free Advanced Screening Passes

by Moe - 3 Comment(s)

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT

KEEP AN EYE OUT FOR OUR NEXT EVENT

Follow this link to an external site for free double passes to see an advanced screening of this French (with English subtitles) movie. This film was nominated for a total of nine 2012 Cesar Awards, France's equivalent to the Oscars and won the Grand Prize at the 2011 Tokyo International Film Festival. The Intouchables has broken box office records in its native France and across Europe.

Everything you need to get yourself a double pass is at this link---you do NOT need to go to your GoFoBo account for these passes. Your tickets will be sent to the email address you provide, where you can print them off from home. Enjoy and thanks to our friends at interactPR.

The Password/Pin Code is: INTOUCHABLESCJ11

Great Redemption Rate

by Moe - 0 Comment(s)

Back in May we told you that MM had formed another partnership with a PR company which would send advanced screening tickets our way. Our first movie was the very enjoyable Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. We offered a lot of tickets through our site, and I'm happy to say that they were all taken. More importantly, they had an 85% redemption rate, which is very high. So as a result we will definitely be getting more tickets sent our way- we have shown them MM can put 'bums in seats', which is what the PR company is looking for.

So remember to check back regularly – promos often come up without too much advance notice – which is rather ironic for an advanced screening...

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Free Advanced Screening Passes

by Moe - 3 Comment(s)

As promised on Tuesday, here is your chance to get a double pass to an advanced screening of this new release.

Hopefully you planned ahead and created your account at http://www.gofobo.com/. You will need to have one in place to access tickets. If you haven't yet, read the previous post to find out how.

-I did find gofobo a little tricky to register with and retrieve the tickets when I tested it, so here are some pointers:

-'Register' is a small icon on the upper right of their home page above the search bar

-Provide them with a valid email, go to your email and retrieve the temp password, log on again and reset your password

-When you are ready to get tickets from Movie Maniacs, have your gofobo account open and ready, and then enter the RSVP code I provide.

-Make sure you have the correct code because you are only allowed 3 attempts before you are locked out till the next day -best thing is just copy and paste the rsvp code right from here into gofobo

-Your tickets are sent to the email you provided as an attachment. It you have trouble with the attachment (I did) go back into myfobo and request that they be resent- it worked the second time for me

If you have an account the passes are now available--- the rsvp code for a double pass to Marigold Hotel is :

CPLMMJ7D6

If you have done everything correctly, below is what you will end up with- with your name on the printable ticket. One last thing- each ticket will have a unique barcode on it and may only be used once. Printing it twice will not get four of you in! If you request a pass and are unable to attend, please release your ticket in the MYFOBO area and someone else can use it. Or pass it on to a friend- they don't check ID, so the different name is not a problem- they just want bums in seats.

If you see the movie drop me a line through comments and tell me how it was.

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