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 The World of Film in Australia - on the Internet Updated Thursday, July 31, 2014 - Edition No 908 

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  WACKNESS, THE - WINNERS
To win one of 25 double passes to The Wackness, starring Ben Kingsley, Famke Janssen, Josh Peck, courtesy Madman, ‘What crossroads of your life do you now recall with amusement – in hindsight, that is.’ Laura M. says ‘We were caught in a lift together; made friends & I introduced her to my dad. Now she`s my wicked stepmother and I live to regret I didn`t take the stairs!'
  WALL-E DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 10 copies of WALL-E on DVD, courtesy Walt Disney Studios, we asked: Who among family and friends would you send on an interplanetary research mission and why? Kim Strand (SA): My five year old son. Based on his past bug collections; if anyone is going to find some creepy form of alien life; it`ll be him!!
  WALLED IN & EVERYBODY WANTS TO BE ITALIAN DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 10 DVD prize packs comprising a copy of Walled In and Everybody Wants to Be Italian, courtesy All Interactive Entertainment, we asked: ‘If you were pretending to be a different nationality in order to impress someone, what would you choose and why?’
  WANTED DVD - WINNERS
To win Wanted on DVD, starring Angelina Jolie and James McAvoy, courtesy Universal, we asked ‘What was the most memorable induction you’ve experienced (to any group or activity)?’ Mark Franich (NSW) says: I`d love to say; but I was sworn to secrecy. I can say it involved hot wax; tattoos; Gregorian chants; silly aprons; whipped cream; Barry Manilow; dencorub; masks; a past prime minister and a chicken!
  WAR INC & STUCK DVDS - WINNERS
To win one of 10 prize packs comprising a copy each of War Inc starring John Cusack, Hilary Duff, Marisa Tomei, Joan Cusack, Dan Aykroyd and Ben Kingsley and Stuck starring Mena Suvari and Stephen Rea, courtesy All Interactive Entertainment, we asked ‘Which imaginary country would you like to take over and why?’ Robyn Watkins (NSW) says: Shangri-La - even saying it makes one feel very calm. And I`d have a national happiness rate like Bhutan. You`d be fined if you weren`t happy and making others happy. Punishment - smiling for a whole week!
  WARM BODIES - WINNERS
To win passes to Warm Bodies, stars Nicholas Hoult, Teresa Palmer, John Malkovich, Dave Franco, courtesy Icon, we asked: Who among family and friends appears to be one of the living dead and why? Aaron Kaczmarczyk (SA) Definitely my Granddads stuffed dog Rex. He’s certainly dead but I swear his head has turned different directions every time I visit.
  WAY WAY BACK DVD - WINNERS
To win DVD copies of The Way Way Back, starring Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Sam Rockwell, Liam James, courtesy Universal Sony Home Entertainment, we asked: Who among family and friends has been an inspiration at some time in your life and why?
  WE STEAL SECRETS: THE STORY OF WIKILEAKS - WINNERS
To win one of 15 double inseason passes to the controversial document We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks, from Academy Award Winner Alex Gibney, featuring Julian Assange, courtesy Universal, we asked: Who among family or friends is least likely to keep a secret and why? Angelo Amici (SA): My wife, a hairdresser; whose job description actually states `provide information about other peoples` personal lives to everyone`.
  WENDY AND LUCY - WINNERS
To win one of 30 two for one passes to Wendy and Lucy, starring Michelle Williams, Will Patton, courtesy Potential Films, we asked ‘With what sort of pet would you prefer to go on a road trip and why?’
  WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN YOU'RE EXPECTING - WINNERS
To win one 10 DVD copies, starring Cameron Diaz, Matthew Morrison, Elizabeth Banks and Jennifer Lopez, courtesy Roadshow Home Entertainment, we asked: Who from family and friends has surprised you most and why? Marcus Richa (NSW) says: My aunt went skydiving at 61; now that’s guts!
  WHAT'S IN A NAME - WINNERS
To win one of 10 double inseason passes to What’s In A Name, starring Patrick Bruel, Valérie Benguigui, Charles Berling, Guillaume de Tonquedec and Judith El Zein, courtesy Madman Entertainment, we asked: Who among family and friends has a bizarre or unusual (good or bad) name or nickname and how did they get it? Ingrid Lensink (SA): My husband’s name is Radek which is Czech; but used to be called ‘Radish’ by his friend’s children; they really thought he was named after a vegetable!
  WHILE SHE WAS OUT & MEET BILL DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 10 copies each of While She Was Out, starring Kim Basinger and Meet Bill, starring Aaron Eckhart on DVD, courtesy All Interactive, we asked ‘What experience has helped you discover the real YOU?’ Lynn McIntyre (NSW) says: Parachuting out of a plane because after that I realised that I could do a lot more than I thought I could and the real me was stronger than I had believed.
  WHISTLEBLOWER DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 10 copies of The Whistleblower on DVD, starring Academy Award winner Rachel Weisz courtesy Hopscotch Entertainment, we asked: Who among family and friends is a role model, a figure of honesty and sincerity and why?
  WILD TARGET - WINNERS
To win one of 20 double inseason passes to Wild Target, starring Billy Nighy, Emily Blunt, Rupert Grint and Rupert Everett, courtesy Icon, we asked: To which great, famous, successful man or woman in the arts would you like to be apprentice and why? Jennifer Bush (Vic) says: Theatre director; 2020 summiteer; eloquent speaker; elegance personified; environmental suffragette; stellar acting career AND a mother of three… Teach me how you do it all; CATE BLANCHETT!
  WINGED CREATURES - WINNERS
To win one of 25 double inseason passes to Rowan Woods’ Winged Creatures, starring Kate Beckinsale, Dakota Fanning, Guy Pearce, Forest Whitaker and Jennifer Hudson, courtesy Icon, we asked: With whom would you share your deepest secret and why?
  WINNIE THE POOH DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 10 copies of Walt Disney’s Winnie The Pooh – A Valentine for you, 10th anniversary special edition double feature DVD, courtesy Walt Disney Home Entertainment, we asked: “Which is your favourite character among Winnie the Pooh and his friends and why?” Available from February 3.
  WINTER'S BONE - WINNERS
To win one of 20 double inseason passes to Winter’s Bone, starring Jennifer Lawrence, courtesy Curious Film, we asked Who among family and friends is / are "burdens you couldn't live without" and why? Elsa Lan (VIC): My mother lives with us; even though she has very bad Alzheimer`s. Doctors keep telling us it would be easier to institutionalise her; but we can`t. Despite the effort; her smile makes it worth it everyday.
  WINTER'S BONE DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 10 copies of Winter’s Bone DVD, starring Jennifer Lawrence, John Hawkes & Kevin Breznahan, courtesy Gryphone Entertainment, we asked: Who among family and friends is the best sleuth and why?
  WISH YOU WERE HERE DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 10 copies of Wish You Were Here on DVD, starring Joel Edgerton, Teresa Palmer, Felicity Price, courtesy Hopscotch Entertainment, we asked: Who among family and friends would you NOT take on a Thailand holiday and why? Gemma Stone (WA): I wouldn't take ANY of my family or close friends to Thailand because I'd want to have a few drinks and live a little without being lectured. Think I'd rather go by myself and have a ball!!!
  WOLF OF WALL STREET DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 10 copies of The Wolf of Wall Street on DVD, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Matthew McConaughey, Jonah Hill and Margot Robbie, courtesy Roadshow Entertainment, we asked: What is the first expensive, luxury item you would buy with a windfall and why? Mark Dorman (SA): I'd buy the Sydney Opera House. It has a great view; is centrally located; has great shows every night and is the perfect spot to see the New Year's Eve fireworks. Great dinners too!
  WOLFMAN DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 15 DVDs of The Wolfman, starring Benicio del Torro, Anthony Hopkins, Emily Blunt, Hugo Weaving, courtesy Universal Home Entertainment, we asked ‘If you could morph into an animal (at full moon) which one would you chose and why?
  WOMAN IN BLACK DVD: WINNERS
To win one of 10 DVDs of Woman in Black, starring Daniel Radcliffe, Janet McTeer, Ciaran Hinds, courtesy Roadshow, we asked: With whom would you like to watch this DVD and why? Peter Gasiorowski (SA): My wonderful ageing Mum. She loves spooky movies.
  WOMEN, THE - WINNERS
To win one of 30 double inseason passes to The Women, starring Meg Ryan, Annette Bening, Eva Mendes, Debra Messing, Jada Pinkett Smith, Bette Midler and Candice Bergen, courtesy Hopscotch, we asked: Have you ever known some secret about a friend or family member you didn’t know what to do with? Thank you to our readers for trusting us with their secrets. We wouldn’t dare to reveal any of them
  WOODY ALLEN: A DOCUMENTARY - DVD
To win one of 10 DVD copies of the fabulous Woody Allen: A Documentary, courtesy Transmission, we asked: Who among family and friends would you invite to dinner to meet Woody Allen and why? Michael John (NSW) says: My dad is a big Woody fan. He is also a psychiatrist and would love to psycho-analyse Woody over a glass of wine.
  WORLD'S END, THE - WINNERS
To win one of 5 double inseason passes to The World’s End, starring Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Martin Freeman, Rosamund Pike, courtesy Universal Studios, we asked: Who among family and friends would be willing to join you on a pub crawl and why? Caroline Denny (Vic): My cousin is the perfect pub crawler. He gets on hands and knees to please; keeps his ear to the ground and his thirst for fun makes him come out of his shell.
  WRESTLER DVD - WINNERS
To win one of 15 copies of The Wrestler, starring Mickey Rourke, courtesy Hopscotch Films and Roadshow Home Entertainment, we asked ‘Where – and/or doing what - do you find your peace of mind and why?’





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