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 The World of Film in Australia - on the Internet Updated Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - Edition No 908 

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  BAADER MEINHOF COMPLEX - WINNER
To win one of 25 double inseason passes to The Baader Meinhof Complex, starring Moritz Bleibtreu, Martina Gedeck, Johanna Wokalek, Bruno Ganz, courtesy Icon, we asked Which revolutionary figure in history do you most admire and why? John Hamilton (NSW): Pablo Picasso. A visual arts revolutionary whose work continues to inspire and astound in the new millenium.
  BAD KARMA - WINNERS
To win one of 15 double inseason passes to Bad Karma, starring Ray Liotta, Dominic Purcell, Vanessa Gray, Aaron Pedersen, courtesy IFM Film Distribution, we asked: Who among family and friends would you take on a Gold Coast escape weekend and why?
  BAIT 3D: WINNERS
To win one 15 double inseason passes to BAIT 3D, starring Xavier Samuel, Alex Russell, Phoebe Tonkin, Sharni Vinson, Julian McMahon and Lincoln Lewis, courtesy Paramount, we asked: If you were a shark which type would you prefer to be and why?
  BALIBO - WINNERS
Winners of special advance screening at the Orpheum on Thursday August 6 at 6.30pm
  BALLS OUT + LOVE 'N DANCING DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 10 prize packs, comprising a copy each of Balls Out, starring Seann William Scott and Randy Quaid and Love ‘N Dancing, starring Amy Smart, Tom Malloy and Billy Zane, courtesy All Interactive Entertainment, we asked If you could be a champion at EITHER tennis OR dancing, which would you choose and why?
  BAMBI DVD PRIZE PACKS - WINNERS
To win one of 2 Bambi prize packs, courtesy Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment, we asked: Who among family and friends is the biggest softie with a tough exterior? Brenda Kaplsey says: Definitely hubby with the shaved head and tattoos big build and grumpy looks yells at people in the shops but when at home with daughter happy to dress up and play dolls.
  BARAKA DVD - WINNERS
To win one 15 copies of Baraka on DVD, courtesy Beyond Home Entertainment, we asked ‘What part of our planet would you most like to visit and why?’ Steve Thomas (WA) says: Bhutan - because they measure happiness there; where else do you get that in this day and age?
  BEAUTIFUL KATE - WINNERS
To win one of 30 double inseason passes to Rachel Ward’s debut film, Beautiful Kate starring Ben Mendelsohn, Bryan Brown, Rachel Griffiths, Sophie Lowe, Maeve Darmody, Scott O’Donnell, courtesy Roadshow, we asked ‘Who among family and friends has an unusual nickname – and why?’
In cinemas August 6, 2009.
  BEAUTIFUL KATE ORPHEUM - WINNERS
  BEAUTIFUL LIES - WINNERS
To win one of 15 double inseason passes to Beautiful Lies, starring Audrey Tautou, Nathalie Baye and Sami Boujila, courtesy of Transmission Films/Paramount, we asked: What's the oddest job you've had and why??  Karen Ngwenya (QLD): I worked in Hawaii as a Sun Tan Consultant and got paid to tell people how to get a suntan! The Japanese loved it. True story!
  BECK – DOUBLE DISC, 4 MOVIES DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 5 prize packs comprising a double DVD disc of four Swedish movies [English subtitles] featuring the character Detective Martin Beck; The Man With No Face, Revenge, The Cartel, and The Recluse [all MA], courtesy Aztec International, we asked ‘Who among family and friends would make a good film noir-type detective and why?’ Brian Colton (SA) says: I would because I`m the one with the gun; trenchcoat and existential ennui - whatever happens I frankly don`t give a s**t.
  BEGINNERS - WINNERS
To win one of 10 double passes to special advance screenings of Beginners, starring Ewan McGregor, Christopher Plummer and Melanie Laurent, courtesy Hopscotch Films, we asked: Who among family and friends has surprised you most and why?
  BEHIND THE CANDELABRA - WINNERS
To win one of 15 double inseason passes to Steven Soderbergh’s Behind the Candelabra, starring Michael Douglas, Matt Damon, Rob Lowe, Dan Aykroyd and Debbie Reynolds, courtesy Roadshow Films, we asked: Who among family or friends is the biggest showoff and why? Nelle Gayle (NSW): My grandma - she was a Vegas showgirl; still at 85 she wears short skirts and can high kick; she has senior men falling at her fast moving feet.
  BELLE - WINNERS
To win one of 10 double inseason passes to Belle, starring Gugu Mabatha-Raw, Matthew Goode, Emily Watson, courtesy Icon, we asked: Who among family or friends was once an outsider now accepted - and why? nicole angus (SA): MY MOTHER IN LAW! I’m old enough and confident enough now to see her interfering as just trying to ‘help’.
  BELLFLOWER DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 15 copies of Bellflower (MA15+) on DVD, starring Evan Glodell, Tyler Dawson, Jessie Wiseman, Rebekah Brandes, courtesy Accent, we asked: With which friend would you go on a Mad Max-themed adventure around Australia and why?
  BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL - WINNERS
To win one of 10 double inseason passes to The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, starring Judi Dench, Tom Wilkinson, Bill Nighy, Dev Patel and Maggie Smith, courtesy Fox, we asked: Which hotel/motel/pub/holiday apartment gave you a (not very good) memorable experience and what was it?
  BEST OFFER, THE - WINNERS
To win one of 10 double inseason passes to The Best Offer, starring Geoffrey Rush, Jim Sturgess, Sylvia Hoeks and Donald Sutherland, courtesy Transmission Film, we asked ‘Who among family and friends is deceptively sweet but secretly dangerous? Greg Parry (Qld): My wife has a nasty temper. She is like a chocolate praline with a chilli centre.
  BLACK & WHITE & SEX - WINNERS
To win one of two double invitations to the exclusive, invitation only premiere of Black & White & Sex at Hoyts Entertainment Quarter, Sydney, on Friday, March 16, at 9pm, followed by an exclusive after-party, we asked: What is the biggest taboo subject for you and why? Prizes courtesy Titan View.
  BLACK WATER DVD - WINNERS
To win a copy of Blackwater on DVD, courtesy All Interactive, we asked ‘Who among family or friends would NOT make a good companion in a holiday emergency and why? Angelo Amici (SA) says: My overweight brother-in-law has sleep apnoea and regularly falls asleep in mid conversation. He`d probably fall asleep while giving someone mouth-to-mouth resuscitation. Thanks to everyone who entered and special thanks to Belinda Marshall (NSW) whose photo entry greatly impressed the judges!
  BLACKTHORN DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 10 copies of Blackthorn starring Sam Shepard, the story of Butch Cassidy, 20 years later, courtesy Pinnacle Home Entertainment, we asked: If you were an outlaw where in the world would you prefer to safely hide out and why? Tara Nikelis (SA): In our twin teenage sons room - the mess and the teenage boy smell would keep everyone out.
  BLAME - WINNERS
To win one of 25 double inseason passes to the Australian thriller Blame, starring Damian de Montemas, Sophie Lowe, Kestie Morassi, Simon Stone, Mark Leonard Winter and Ashley Zukerman, courtesy Pack Screen, we asked: What plan or scheme among family and friends has gone famously wrong and how? Skye Melvin (WA): My mothers 50th. No one in my family can keep a secret so her surprise birthday didn’t end up a surprise at all! Total disaster!
  BLANCANIEVES - WINNERS
To win one of ten double inseason passes to Pablo Berger’s Blancanieves, starring Maribel Verdú and Emilio Gavira, courtesy Rialto Distribution, we asked: Who amongst family and friends would make a good bullfighter and why? Dan Gray (NSW): My son pretends he is a bullfighter with our dog. He waves his red T-shirt around; when the dog comes running, he pulls it away at the last second. Then starts again. Classic.
  BLESSED DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 15 copies of BLESSED DVD, starring Frances O’Connor, Miranda Otto, Deborra-Lee Furness, Victoria Haralabidou, William McInnes, courtesy Icon Home Entertainment, we asked “With who among family and friends would you run away from home – for a night - and why?” Michael Wilson (SA): My Wife so we could escape reality and have a romantic night without the stress of everyday life.
  BOAT THAT ROCKED, THE - WINNERS
To win one of 10 prize packs comprising a double pass (valued at $31), radio (valued at $80), T-shirt (valued at $30), 2-disc soundtrack (valued at $34.95), courtesy Universal, we asked ‘What are some fun thing/s that your parents wanted to stop you doing – and did they succeed?’
  BODY OF LIES - WINNERS
To win one of 30 double inseason passes to Body of Lies, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Russell Crowe, courtesy Roadshow, we asked ‘What piece of information would you most like to obtain from someone in your circle of friends or family?’ Adam Gould says: Grandma’s age – she won’t let anyone tell us and there are too many wrinkles for us to try to ‘count the rings’ method you would for a tree (she’s as tough as an oak too!)
  BOTTLE SHOCK - WINNERS
To win one of 30 double inseason passes to Bottle shock, starring Chris Pine, Alan Rickman, Bill Pullman, Rachael Taylor, Dennis Farina, Eliza Dushku, courtesy Roadshow, we asked Who among family or friends thinks they are wine connoisseurs and why. Annette Nardini (WA) says: My father-in-law makes his own red wine and we love a good tasting; it starts off clean and refined but usually ends up with the piano accordion and lots of slurring and dribbling.
  BOURNE LEGACY - WINNERS
To win one of 15 double inseason passes to The Bourne Legacy, starring Jeremy Renner, Rachel Weisz, Edward Norton, Albert Finney, Joan Allen, David Strathairn and Scott Glenn, courtesy Universal, we asked: Which movie spy would you have as special guest at your next big party and why?
  BOY DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 15 copies of Boy, starring James Rolleston, Taika Waititi on DVD, courtesy Paramount Pictures Home Entertainment, we asked: Who is your hero and why?
  BOYS ARE BACK, THE - WINNERS
To win one of 25 double inseason passes to The Boys are Back, starring Clive Owen, Emma Booth, Erik Thomson, Julia Blake and Chris Haywood, courtesy Hopscotch, we asked ‘Who is the most important boy in your life and why?’ Zoe Goldstein (NSW): My husband; because we have been together for 50 years since I was 13 and he still makes me feel wonderful.
  BRIDE WARS DVD PRIZE PACKS - WINNERS
To win one of 5 Bride Wars DVD prize packs comprising Bride Wars on DVD ($30), Boxing Gloves ($50), Manicure Set ($20), Umbrella ($30), Notebook ($20), Ipod Armband ($20), T-shirts ($30), courtesy 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, we asked ‘With whom in your circle of family and friends have you fallen out but have since made up – and how?’
  BRIDESHEAD REVISITED - WINNERS
To win one of 25 double inseason passes to Brideshead Revisited, starring Matthew Goode, Ben Wishaw, Michael Gambon, Emma Thompson, Greta Scacchi, Hayley Atwell, courtesy Icon, we asked ‘How would you describe the home in which you grew up?’ Jennifer Dunne says: In one word Volatile; nothing like the serene calm household that I have created for my own children.
  BRIDESMAIDS DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 15 copies of Bridesmaids DVD, starring Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, Rose Byrne, courtesy Universal, we asked: Where would you have your dream wedding and why?
  BUCK - WINNERS
o win one of 25 double inseason passes to see the documentary Buck, Audience Award winner at Sundance Film Festival 2011 and nominated for Best Documentary at the 2012 Academy Awards, courtesy Madman, we asked: Who among family and friends is especially good with pets or animals, worthy to be called a 'whisperer' - and why?
  BURIED DVD + LET ME IN DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 10 DVD prize packs comprising Buried, starring Ryan Reynolds and Let Me In starring Chloe Grace Moretz, Kodi Smit-McPhee and Richard Jenkins, courtesy Icon Home Entertainment, we asked: Why would you like to win these two films on DVD?
  BURN AFTER READING - WINNERS
To win one of 30 double inseason passes to Burn After Reading, starring George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Tilda Swinton, Frances McDormand courtesy Universal, we asked: Who or what did you once find/pick up that turned out to cause much trouble. Randall Gill (QLD) says ‘I found this girl at a party once; married her and have had 7 years of wonderful trouble.'
  BURN AFTER READING DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 15 copies of Burn After Reading on DVD, starring George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Frances McDormand, Tilda Swinton, John Malkovich, courtesy Universal, we asked ‘Which past job could have given you a chance to make an incriminating computer disc and why?’





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