TWT Winners: KIN movie passes

Five more TWT readers have won double passes to the American science fiction action film Kin now screening in cinemas nationally courtesy of independent film distributors Studio Canal.

Winners are: Lauren Illingworth, Melrose Park; Adam Wilson, Lane Cove West; Cindy Elbourne-Binns, Marsfield; Rania Steel, Ermington and Kerry Law of Hunters Hill.

Chased by a vengeful criminal, the feds and a gang of other worldly soldiers, a recently released ex-con and his adopted teenage brother are forced to go on the run with a weapon of mysterious origin as their only protection.

Kin stars Dennis Quaid as Hal Solinski, Myles Truitt as Eli Solinski and Jack Reynor as Jimmy Solinski, Zoe Kravitz as Milly and James Franco as Taylor Balik.

 

New comedy drama film Tully

Ten TWT readers can win double passes to the American comedy drama film Tully to be released in cinemas nationally on May 10 courtesy of independent film distributors Studio Canal.

When Marlo (Academy Award winner Charlize Theron, Mad Max: Fury Road) is gifted a night nanny by her brother (Mark Duplass, Safety Not Guaranteed) she is hesitant to the extravagance at first, but soon comes to form a unique bond with the thoughtful, surprising and sometimes challenging young nanny named Tully (Mackenzie Davis, Blade Runner 2049).

Academy Award nominated director Jason Reitman (Up in the Air, Juno) and Academy Award winning screenwriter Diablo Cody (Juno) reunite for this brilliant and refreshingly modern new comedy-drama.

TO WIN go to our website – weeklytimes.com.au – and click on the WIN with TWT tab and fill out the entry form; or write your name, address and phone number on the back of an envelope and send to TWT Tully Movie, PO Box 123, Ryde 1680. Entries close 9am Monday April 30 and winners published May 2.

The Guernsey Literary Drama

Ten TWT readers can win double passes to the high quality romance drama film The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society to be released in cinemas on April 19 courtesy of independent film distributors Studio Canal.

Starring the endearing Lily James alongside Game of Thrones’ Michiel Huisman, this is a nostalgic, heart-warming story skewing to females of all ages.

Inspired by the five-year German Occupation of the island of Guernsey during World War 2, it focuses on a group of interesting people who turned to books – and each other – during difficult times.

London, 1946: Juliet (Lily James), a charismatic and free-spirited writer receives a letter from a member of a mysterious literary club started in Nazi-occupied Guernsey.

Her curiosity piqued, Juliet decides to visit the island.

There she meets the delightfully eccentric members of the Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society including Dawsey (Michiel Huisman), the rugged and intriguing famer who wrote her the letter. As the secrets from their wartime past unfold, Juliet’s growing attachment to the island, the book club and her affection for Dawsey will change the course of her life forever.

TO WIN go to our website – weeklytimes.com.au – and click on the WIN with TWT tab and fill out the entry form; or write your name, address and phone number on the back of an envelope and send to TWT Guernsey Literary, PO Box 123, Ryde 1680. Entries close 9am Monday April 16 and winners published April 18.

The Guernsey Literary Drama

Ten TWT readers can win double passes to the high quality romance drama film The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society to be released in cinemas on April 19 courtesy of independent film distributors Studio Canal.

Starring the endearing Lily James alongside Game of Thrones’ Michiel Huisman, this is a nostalgic, heart-warming story skewing to females of all ages.

Inspired by the five-year German Occupation of the island of Guernsey during World War 2, it focuses on a group of interesting people who turned to books – and each other – during difficult times.

London, 1946: Juliet (Lily James), a charismatic and free-spirited writer receives a letter from a member of a mysterious literary club started in Nazi-occupied Guernsey.

Her curiosity piqued, Juliet decides to visit the island.

There she meets the delightfully eccentric members of the Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society including Dawsey (Michiel Huisman), the rugged and intriguing famer who wrote her the letter. As the secrets from their wartime past unfold, Juliet’s growing attachment to the island, the book club and her affection for Dawsey will change the course of her life forever.

TO WIN go to our website – weeklytimes.com.au – and click on the WIN WITH TWT tab and fill out the entry form; or write your name, address and phone number on the back of an envelope and send to TWT Guernsey Literary, PO Box 123, Ryde 1680. Entries close 9am Monday April 16 and winners published April 18.

Win with TWT: The Mercy Drama Film

Ten TWT readers have won double passes to the 2018 biographical drama film The Mercy to be released in cinemas on March 8 courtesy of independent film distributors Studio Canal.

Winners are: Nathan McShane, Drummoyne; Kel Bartlett, Ryde; Gina Raines, Concord; Felicity Floyd, Denistone; Hunter Illingworth, North Ryde; Tim Valetta, Marsfield; Koby Mossman, Epping; Kalyn Orford, Five Dock; Neil Traynor, Eastwood and Belynda Welch of Carlingford.

Academy Award winner James Marsh (The Theory of Everything) directs the incredible true story of amateur sailor Donald Crowhurst (Academy Award winner Colin Firth: The King’s Speech, The Railway Man) and his  attempt to win the first non-stop single-handed round-the-world yacht race in 1968.

The story of Crowhurst’s dangerous solo voyage and the struggles he confronted on the epic journey while his wife, Clare (Academy Award winner Rachel Weisz: The Light between Oceans, Youth), and children waited for his return is one of the most enduring mysteries of recent times.

The Mercy also stars David  Thewlis and Ken Stott and sails into cinemas March 8.