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Giveaway! Huge Blu-ray Box Set, Universal 100th Anniversary Collection

By: Stacie Hougland on November 7, 2012 at 11:21AM Comments (183)

All year, Universal has been celebrating its 100th anniversary with special standalone releases of notable films, but this fantastic set wraps of 25 of its most iconic films in one collectible package available on Blu-ray or DVD that includes a 72-page book, 15-track music CD and bonus disc of features: 8 "100 Years of Universal" featurette, vintage cartoons and rarely seen shorts from the Universal archives. It's definitely worth your while, especially given that in a recent poll Fandango asked moviegoers about Universal films and movies in general, and many Uni movies topped the list when it came to general movie-related questions. Here are the results:

What is your favorite movie in the history of Universal Pictures? E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial
What is your favorite animated movie? Despicable Me  
Which is your favorite contemporary action picture?The Bourne Identity
Which musical is your favorite? Mamma Mia!
Which raunchy, R-rated comedy is your favorite?National Lampoon’s Animal House
Which of the following is your favorite teen comedy?The Breakfast Club
What is your favorite monster movie classic?Dracula (1931)
Which  Oscar-nominated drama made the biggest impression on you?Schindler's List

All of the above films are included in thet set as well as:

American Graffiti
The Sting
Jaws
Back to the Future
Do the Right Thing
Jurassic Park
Apollo 13
All Quiet on the Western Front
Buck Privates
Pillow Talk
Spartacus
To Kill a Mockingbird
The Birds
Out of Africa
Field of Dreams
The Fast and the Furious

The CD contains some of the most popular music scores from films like Psycho, Jaws and The Sting. The bonus disc offers up a look at important decades in the studio's history, unforgettable characters, a look at the restoration process and other behind-the-scenes featurettes. Remember Chilly Willy and Andy Panda? Some of the vintage cartoons here will remind you, and you'll also get to see Woody Woodpecker in the Academy Award nominated short "Musical Moments from Chopin" (1947) among others. Shirley Temple and Babe Ruth appear in a couple of the fun shorts you've probably never seen.

Now, win it! Tell us, of the movies included in this classic collection, which is your favorite? Enter in your response in the comments below. Winner will be chosen at random Nov. 13 and notified via email, with three (3) days to respond before an alternate is chosen. U.S. residents 18 and over only. Good luck!

 

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  • Nov 14th 2012 11:08AM

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    Jaws

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  • Nov 11th 2012 11:53PM

    Sia_Meyers  said...

    Back to the Future!

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  • Nov 11th 2012 9:52PM

    creata  said...

    Jurassic Park is my favorite because it's the first film I can remember my whole family and me getting excited about and having to go see together.

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  • Nov 10th 2012 8:03PM

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    The Fast and the Furious

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  • Nov 10th 2012 6:13PM

    bird33nba  said...

    Field of Dreams

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  • Nov 10th 2012 4:00PM

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    Jurassic Park the music...gets me every time and the scary dinos!

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  • Nov 10th 2012 2:00PM

    AgentG  said...

    The Sting

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  • Nov 9th 2012 1:49PM

    nygf  said...

    Are we there yet? Back to the Future.

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  • Nov 9th 2012 1:14PM

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    Dracula (1931)

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  • Nov 9th 2012 11:41AM

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    Field of Dreams

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  • Nov 9th 2012 10:35AM

    tb2233  said...

    I am Spartacus!

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  • Nov 9th 2012 9:47AM

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    dont tell anyone but i can watch The Fast and the Furious over and over.... i dont care how bad some of the acting is i still really enjoy it....

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  • Nov 9th 2012 9:34AM

    verghin  said...

    et by far

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  • Nov 9th 2012 9:30AM

    Cometsky  said...

    Apollo 13 - It's a true story!

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  • Nov 9th 2012 7:22AM

    imakeller  said...

    All Quiet On The Western Front ... still such a powerful statement about war and life! See it.

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  • Nov 9th 2012 6:30AM

    imjeffman  said...

    The Sting...It's just one of the best written, best acted, best made movies ever!

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  • Nov 9th 2012 12:27AM

    melnrd  said...

    Back to the Future, no question.

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  • Nov 8th 2012 7:13PM

    egood  said...

    The Bourne Identity is one of my favorites!

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  • Nov 8th 2012 5:42PM

    flaminfilms  said...

    ET!

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  • Nov 8th 2012 4:53PM

    happybunny87  said...

    I have to go with E.T, it's such a classic!

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  • Nov 8th 2012 3:50PM

    mr_movie_rater_2  said...

    Have to say the Bourne Identity. A classic for any spy action movie buff.

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  • Nov 8th 2012 2:57PM

    pacapaca  said...

    The dinos in Jurassic Park were so life-like and so that's why Jurassic Park is my favorite movie.

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  • Nov 8th 2012 12:12PM

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    Jurassic Park!

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  • Nov 8th 2012 11:45AM

    Morgan19  said...

    Eesh, tough call... I'd say either Jurassic Park or Back to the Future.

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  • Nov 8th 2012 11:21AM

    ar6099  said...

    Back to the Future with Jaws a near second

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