We Love Movie Sweeps

You could win a YEAR OF MOVIE TICKETS!

We Love Movie Sweeps
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Open only to legal residents of the 50 U.S. and D.C. who are at least 18 years of age (or the age of majority in the jurisdiction of their residence, whichever is older) and who have an active email account and Internet access as of 5/5/15. The Promotion Period begins at 9:00:00 a.m. PT on 5/6/15 and ends at 8:59:59 a.m. PT on 8/16/15 and is comprised of 103 separate and distinct Sweepstakes Periods, with each Sweepstakes Period lasting for one (1) day beginning at 9:00 a.m. PT on one calendar date and ending at 8:59:59 a.m. PT on the following calendar date during the Promotion Period. Entries from each Sweepstakes Period will not roll over to a subsequent Sweepstakes Period. Void where prohibited. Odds of winning dependent upon total number of eligible entries received during each Sweepstakes Period. Limit of 1 entry/pp/Sweepstakes Period. One (1) Grand Prize Winner will be randomly selected for each Sweepstakes Period from all eligible entries received during that particular Sweepstakes Period. 103-Grand Prizes: one (1) Fandango Promotional Code worth up to $720.00 USD good toward the purchase of movie tickets on www.Fandango.com or via the Fandango mobile app and valid until 8/30/16 (ARV: $720.00 USD). See complete Official Rules at http://www.fandango.com/sweepstakesrules/welovemovies for complete prize details, retail values and alternate method of entry. Sponsor: Fandango, LLC.

Box Office: Who Will Win The Weekend?

I feel like we're at that point where all the other films are cautiously sneaking out from their hiding spots, whispering "Is it over yet?" in regards to Avatar and its massive box office takeover. Unfortunately for them, it's not over yet, as Avatar continues to rake in the cash (earlier this week it slid past Titanic in domestic grosses, and is now the highest grossing film of all time here at home, too). And while a lot of folks think that Valentine's Day (the movie, not the actual day) will be the film that finally topples Avatar, I have a feeling that Dear John may just have a shot at squashing those blue aliens once and for all. Let's take a look at this weekend's offerings …

"Dear John," "From Paris With Love" and "Frozen"

What's the Scoop: Channing Tatum and Amanda Seyfried star in this film based on the book by Nicholas Sparks (The Notebook) about a soldier who keeps sane by writing letters back and forth to the girl he fell in love with back home.
Why It Might Win the Weekend: It's another story from the dude who gave us The Notebook, and you know all the ladies in the house love to get their cry on at the movies. Plus our Fandango computers tell us that Dear John is beating Avatar in advance ticket sales this week, which means it may just have a shot to win the weekend.
What's the Scoop: A weird buddy action flick from the director of last year's Taken, From Paris with Love stars a wacky (and bald) John Travolta as an over-the-top American spy who teams with a young employee from the US Ambassador's office in an attempt to stop a terrorist attack.
Why It Might Win the Weekend: Films that feature John Travolta going absolutely nuts normally don't do that well at the box office, though people really loved Taken and they may also turn out in droves to see what director Pierre Morel is up to next.
What's the Scoop: In the spirit of films like Open Water, Adam Green's latest horror flick finds three snowboarders get stuck way up on a ski left after the mountain closes for the week.
Why It Might Win the Weekend: Okay, since it's not opening on that many screens, there's a very good chance it's not going to win the weekend – but, still, if you're desperately in the mood to get your freak on, you'll want to check out this flick. It brings just enough thrills and chills to keep you off a ski lift for a good while.
My Prediction: Ya know what – in honor of crazy John Travolta, I'm going to go out on a limb and predict Dear John to beat Avatar at the box office this weekend. Anyone else wanna get crazy with me?


Like it? Share it:

Next Article by Erik Davis

Fun Finds: Watch James Cameron's Cheesy 80s Music Video Starring Kathryn Bigelow

Fun Finds: Watch James Cameron's Cheesy 80s Music Video Starring Kathryn Bigelow

Send Me FanText

Thanks for signing up!

By entering your mobile number and clicking "SIGN ME UP!", you consent to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy and authorize Fandango and its service providers to deliver FanTexts and other promotional texts to your mobile phone. Text marketing authorization is not required for any purchase from Fandango. Message and data rates may apply. We will not send more than 5 msgs/month. You can unsubscribe at any time by texting "STOP" or seek help by texting "HELP" to "FNDGO" (36346).