in theatres August 12, 2011
Based on one of the most talked about books in years and a #1 New York Times best-selling phenomenon, “The Help” stars Emma Stone (“Easy A”) as Skeeter, Academy Award®–nominated Viola Davis (“Doubt”) as Aibileen and Octavia Spencer as Minny—three very different, extraordinary women in Mississippi during the 1960s, who build an unlikely friendship around a secret writing project that breaks societal rules and puts them all at risk. From their improbable alliance a remarkable sisterhood emerges, instilling all of them with the courage to transcend the lines that define them, and the realization that sometimes those lines are made to be crossed—even if it means bringing everyone in town face-to-face with the changing times.
Deeply moving, filled with poignancy, humor and hope, “The Help” is a timeless and universal story about the ability to create change.
My husband and I were just discussing last night how this movie looks like it’s going to be “the movie” of the summer.
I can’t wait to see it next month and I am very excited to help celebrate it’s release with a giveaway!
To help celebrate… ONE OurKidsMom reader is going to win The Help Prize Pack!
– THE HELP t-shirt in adult female sizes of S, M, L, XL
– THE HELP pocket jotter & pen
– THE HELP fan
– THE HELP nail file/mirror
HERE’S HOW TO WIN!
MANDATORY entry (1 entry):
This entry is required before any others will count.
*Visit The Help Movie website and tell me something you like, learned or want.
Additional Entries! You may do any or all of these in any order after the mandatory entry above has been completed. If you have already completed these actions let me know you did! If I allow 2 entries for a particular action, please leave 2 separate comments.
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1 entry- “Like” The Help Movie on Facebook
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1 entry – Enter any of my current giveaways : 1 entry per giveaway entered
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1 entry each- Share this giveaway on a blog hosted giveaway linky and leave the direct link to the post below. Please double check that you are not double posting. (This can be done 1x a day for 1 bonus entry per day).
3 daily entries- Follow @ourkidsmom on Twitter and tweet the following (up to 3x per day at least 1 hour apart) leaving a direct link in your comment:
[tweetbox width=500 height=50 label=Retweet! content =”The Help Opens in Theatres August 10th. #WIN a Prize Pack @ourkidsmom ends 8/12 %u #TheHelpMovie”]
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You do not have to be a blogger to enter/win. An email address is required to enter. The winner will be chosen via the WordPress plugin “and the winner is…” and contacted via email. A reply to the winning email is required within 48 hours before a new winner is chosen. One person entering per household please. U.S. only.
This giveaway ends at 11:59 PM EST on August 12, 2011.
Disclosure of Material Connection: I received nothing in exchange for this post. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.” The opinions expressed in this post are entirely my own. Your experience with the product may differ from mine. The sponsor is responsible for prize fulfillment and will be shipping the winner(s) their prize(s). For more information read my disclosure policy.