Join FandangoVIP and you could win a VIP concert experience in Los Angeles.
Not a member? Join now or during checkout - it's free!
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Void where prohibited. Sweepstakes begins at 10:00 a.m. PT on 7/19/16 and ends at 10:00 a.m. PT on 7/28/16. Open to legal residents of 49 states of the U.S. & D.C. (void in RI, Puerto Rico, all U.S. territories, possessions and overseas military installations), 18 or older (or age of majority in jurisdiction of residence, whichever is older) with active email account and Internet access as of 7/19/16. Odds of winning dependent upon total number of eligible entries received. 1-Grand Prize: round-trip economy class airfare for Grand Prize Winner and up to three (3) guests to Los Angeles (ARV $1,500), two (2) nights standard hotel accommodations at nearby hotel (“Hotel”) (ARV: $1,600), four (4) box seats to Alabama Shakes on 8/10 at the Greek Theatre (ARV: $500), four (4) passes for entrance to the Redwood Hospitality Deck at the Greek Theatre (ARV: $200), four (4) passes to the Fandango VIP lounge at the Greek Theatre (ARV: $200), Alabama Shakes merchandise at the Greek Theatre (ARV: $100), ground transportation to and from the Hotel to the Greek Theatre (ARV: $100), and a $200 VISA Gift Card (ARV: $200). (Total ARV of Grand Prize, $4,400 USD). See Official Rules at http://fandan.co/29RUFDJ for complete prize details. Sponsor: Fandango Media, LLC.
'The Help' Is Tops in Our Fourth Annual Fandango Fan Choice Awards
It might be a bit of a surprise to casual Fandango fans, who've bought up tickets en masse to the Twilight and Harry Potter franchises over the years, but in all honesty, it's also kind of refreshing to reveal that in our survey this year of tens of thousands of Fandango moviegoers, the clear winner for the Fandango Fan Choice Award - with a whopping 27% of the vote - is The Help.
And maybe it shouldn't be too much of a surprise. The Help was a big winner at the 2011 box office, and it's picked up lots of critical kudos – and Oscar noms – heading into Academy Awards weekend. Does this bode well for its chances at the ultimate prize? It's already a frontrunner for Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress and a few more categories, so only time will tell.
No matter its Oscar fate, we at Fandango will be proud to bestow the film with our top award at this year's Cinema-Con in Las Vegas during the convention's "Big Screen Achievement Awards" on Thursday, April 26th at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace.
In addition to the Best Picture Award (and for those keeping track, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2 did come in 2nd with 14% of the vote, and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1 accounted for 3rd place with 9% of the vote), our Fandango users also cast their votes for the following fun awards:
• Most Mind-Blowing Action Sequences: Transformers: Dark of the Moon
• Best Movie Dog: Snowy – The Adventures of Tintin
• The “Women Behaving Badly” Award: Cameron Diaz – Bad Teacher
• Most Unexpected Surprise – Rise of the Planet of the Apes
• The Cutest Movie of the Year – The Muppets
While it's a shame we won't be able to hear the Oscar-nominated "Man or Muppet" tune at the actual Oscar ceremony, we're more than happy to give it some kudos as "cutest" of the year. Or "best." You decide. See below for Cameron Diaz and The Muppets songwriters accepting their Fandango awards...
Chuck has been an entertainment editor and writer for more than 15 years. He was previously an Interactive Producer at Sony Pictures and Revolution Studios site MediaTrip.com, and Content Manager at Hollywood.com. Chuck served as a field reporter for Newsweek magazine and contributing editor to the
By entering your mobile number and clicking "Sign me up!" you consent to our
Terms and Policies and
and authorize Fandango and its service providers to deliver FanTexts and other promotional texts to your mobile phone using automated technology.
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" TO "FNDGO" (36346).