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Monday, June 27, 2011
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows -Part 2 - win tickets to preview screening
New Zealand Harry Potter fans offered a chance to attend special VIP Preview screenings in their own town!
Warner Bros. Pictures and ZM will launch a nationwide competition inviting Harry Potter fans across the country to enter for the chance to win one of 7 Preview screenings of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows -Part 2 in their home town, Roadshow Film Distributors (agent for Warner Bros. Pictures in New Zealand) announced today.
To enter, fans are required to visit www.zmonline.com to register their name, address and preferred screening location for the chance to win tickets at one of 7 mystery locations around the country.
“We’ve never done a promotion like this before” said Roadshow Film Distributor Marketing Manager, Hayley Botes. ‘We are thrilled to offer New Zealanders the chance to view the final installment of the Harry Potter film series on such a huge nationwide scale. No city is too big or too small to win the opportunity to see the final film before it’s release in NZ.”
Entries will be open for one week from 27 June– 3 July. The winning locations will be announced live on air between 6 – 10am with ZM’s Morning Crew on Monday 4 July.
‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2’, is the final adventure in the Harry Potter film series. The much-anticipated motion picture event is the second of two full-length parts.
In the epic finale, the battle between the good and evil forces of the wizarding world escalates into an all-out war. The stakes have never been higher and no one is safe. But it is Harry Potter who may be called upon to make the ultimate sacrifice as he draws closer to the climactic showdown with Lord Voldemort.
It all ends here.
Heading the cast, Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson reprise their roles as Harry Potter, Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger.
The ensemble cast also includes Helena Bonham Carter, Jim Broadbent, Robbie Coltrane, Warwick Davis, Tom Felton, Ralph Fiennes, Michael Gambon, Ciarán Hinds, John Hurt, Jason Isaacs, Matthew Lewis, Gary Oldman, Alan Rickman, Maggie Smith, David Thewlis, Emma Thompson, Julie Walters and Bonnie Wright.
The film is directed by David Yates and produced by David Heyman, David Barron and J.K. Rowling. Screenwriter Steve Kloves adapted the screenplay, based on the book by Rowling. Lionel Wigram is the executive producer.
Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Heyday Films production, ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2’, which marks the last installment in the most successful film franchise of all time.
HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS – PART 2
will be released in New Zealandin 3D and 2D14 July 2011 by Warner Bros. Pictures,a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company.