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08 May, 2015

Win four tickets to see Tomorrowland!

Posted by andrea tomkins in: Giveaways and product reviews

We have our winners! Thanks for your entries everyone!


I don’t know about you, but I’ve been waiting to see Disney’s Tomorrowland since I saw the trailer. (You can watch that right here.) I’m all kinds of excited about this one. Not only is it directed by Brad Bird, the guy behind some of our favourite films including Ratatouille, The Incredibles, and The Iron Giant, but it also stars George Clooney. ENOUGH SAID.

If you haven’t heard much about Tomorrowland yet, here’s the official description via the movie folks. (Do yourself a favour and read the following in a deep and raspy “movie guy” voice.)

“Bound by a shared destiny, former boy-genius Frank (Clooney), jaded by disillusionment, and Casey (Britt Robertson), a bright, optimistic teen bursting with scientific curiosity, embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an enigmatic place somewhere in time and space known only as “Tomorrowland.” What they must do there changes the world — and them —forever.”

I have a family pack of four tickets to give away to one lucky family to the Ottawa sneak preview. (Yes, BEFORE it opens to the public.) It’s taking place at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 20 at SilverCity Gloucester.

Want to win? Please read on!

  • This giveaway is for four tickets to the Wednesday, May 20 preview of Tomorrowland taking place in Ottawa at SilverCity Gloucester. Please make sure you are able to go before you enter. Note that you need to arrive early in order to get your seats as they do tend to fill up very quickly.
  • In order for your entry to qualify, please leave a comment below. Tell me, what’s your favourite Disney film? Want another chance at winning? Leave a comment on this Facebook post.
  • This giveaway is void where prohibited by law.
  • If you can’t post your comment for whatever reason you can email it to me for posting at andrea at quietfish dot com. Please note, I cannot be responsible if your entry is misdirected or gets stuck in my Spam folder.
  • I will draw one winner using Random.org at noon EST on May 15, 2015. The winner will receive their tickets in digital form via email.

Easy stuff eh? Good luck!

20 Responses to "Win four tickets to see Tomorrowland!"

1 | Joy

May 8th, 2015 at 1:26 pm


I love all of them, really, but to choose, one it would have to be Mary Poppins! Thanks for the chance – Tomorrowland looks really good!

2 | binkee

May 8th, 2015 at 1:35 pm


Yeah, Mary Poppins is good. Also good are Old Yeller and Darby O’Gill and the Little People.

3 | Matt

May 8th, 2015 at 1:55 pm


Favourite has to be Aladdin… so many great memories with that film.

4 | Westie

May 8th, 2015 at 9:25 pm


Mmmm, Clooney. Favourite Disney movie is still Robin Hood – Oooh de lallie, such great songs.

5 | Julie

May 9th, 2015 at 8:21 am


I love Disney movies, especially the old ones. I love The Lion King!

6 | Joy

May 9th, 2015 at 9:16 am


Lady and the Tramp, the Lion King, … So hard to choose just one

7 | Patrick Denny (@atomicnoggin)

May 9th, 2015 at 10:00 am


Pete’s Dragon for old school. Must admit that Frozen was quite good too.

8 | Life of K

May 9th, 2015 at 8:52 pm


I don’t think I could pick just one! Aladdin and The Lion King are up there for sure.

9 | HollyStar

May 10th, 2015 at 11:51 am


Love Ratatouille! We ate at the restaurant the movie is based on during our honeymoon. Amazing meal.

10 | meghan

May 10th, 2015 at 4:37 pm


Bug’s Life. My daughter watched that everyday for 1 year!

11 | Sandra Jones

May 10th, 2015 at 8:47 pm


Finding Nemo! My kids loved it and my daughter kept saying “mine, mine, mine” for months afterwards!

12 | BM

May 11th, 2015 at 12:02 am


I think my favourite Disney film is Aladdin.

13 | Dean

May 11th, 2015 at 10:12 am


Too many good ones – but have to say “Bolt”. One of the most underrated Disney films.

14 | Ed Robertson

May 12th, 2015 at 11:27 am


I loved all the Pirates of the Carribean films, especially the first one. classic.

15 | Patti

May 12th, 2015 at 11:37 am


Ratatouille is my fave Disney movie. Satisfies both the foodie and kid in me. Everyone can cook! :)

16 | Colleen

May 13th, 2015 at 8:33 am


i love That Darn Cat. It’s an old Hayley Mills, and my sister found a copy for me at Christmas.

17 | Christine

May 14th, 2015 at 9:16 pm


I love all the movies from Disney…but I love the movie UP and the message that it is not always about the destination but to enjoy the journey….

18 | Jacquie Poitras

May 15th, 2015 at 10:35 am


I second Bolt. Great music and message.

19 | andrea tomkins

May 15th, 2015 at 3:08 pm


We have a winner! It’s commenter #3, Matt, who wrote:

“Favourite has to be Aladdin… so many great memories with that film.”

Congratulations Matt. Check your email!


20 | Mavis Finnamore

May 16th, 2015 at 8:29 pm


I have to go with Aladdin, with both the genie and the parrot just cracking me up.

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