NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ODDS OF WINNING WILL DEPEND ON THE TOTAL NUMBER OF ELIGIBLE ENTRIES RECEIVED.
HOW TO ENTER: ELLE’s Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk Hometown Screening Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”). Go to http://www.elle.com/billylynn (“Sweepstakes Site”) starting October 21, 2016, at 12:01 AM. ET, ending November 9, 2016, at 11:59 PM ET, on a computer or wireless device and complete and submit the entry form pursuant to the onscreen instructions. Important Notice: You may be charged for visiting the mobile website in accordance with the terms of your service agreement with your carrier. Please consult your wireless service provider regarding your pricing plan. You must use a Smartphone device to participate via your mobile phone. Not all mobile phone providers carry the necessary service to participate. Check your phone capabilities for specific Internet instructions. If your data usage exceeds what is allotted by your data plan, you could be subject to additional fees by your carrier. Please contact your mobile service provider with any questions regarding your bill.
2. ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of the 48 contiguous U.S. states and the District of Columbia, who have reached the age of majority at the time of entry. Void in Puerto Rico, Alaska, Hawaii and where prohibited by law. Employees of Hearst Communications, Inc., Columbia Tristar Marketing Group, Inc. (“CTMG”), their respective parents, affiliates and subsidiaries, participating advertising and promotion agencies, and prize suppliers (and members of their immediate family and/or those living in the same of household of each such employees whether legally related or not) are not eligible.
3. ENTRIES: Limit one (1) entry per person and per e-mail address per day. Multiple entries from the same person or the same e-mail address on the same day will be disqualified. Entries become the property of the Sponsor (defined below) and will not be acknowledged or returned. Proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt. Inaccurate, lost, late, misdirected or incomplete or entry forms that have been tampered with will be disqualified. Entrants must have valid e-mail address and it is entrant’s responsibility to update Sponsor of any change in e-mail address. If there is a dispute as to the identity of an online entrant, the prize will be awarded to the Authorized Account Holder of the e-mail address. The “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person to whom the e-mail address is assigned by an internet service provider, online service provider, carrier, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning the e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.
Winners/Prizes and Approximate Retail Value: (i) GRAND PRIZE: One (1) Grand Prize Winner (“Grand Prize Winner”) will receive a private screening of the movie Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk (the “Film”) for Grand Prize Winner and up to forty-nine (49) guests (each, a “Guest”) (including small popcorn and a small drink for each guest) at a movie theater in or near the Grand Prize Winner’s hometown, to be determined at Sponsor’s sole discretion. The screening is tentatively scheduled for some time in November 2016, pending theater availability. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of prize package: $599.
Grand Prize Winners’ guests attending the screening must be 18 years or older. If, for whatever reason, the screening of the Film is cancelled, a check in the amount of $599 will be awarded to the Grand Prize Winner. In the event the Grand Prize Winner (and/or his or her guests(s) (if applicable)) engage in behavior that (as determined by Sponsor or any prize provider in its or their sole and absolute discretion) is obnoxious, inappropriate, threatening, illegal, or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the screening or other applicable experience early or have such individual(s) removed. The screening will be monitored for unauthorized recording. By attending you agree not to bring any audio and/or visual recording device into the theatre and you consent to physical search of your belongings and person for such devices. If you attempt to enter the screening with a recording device, you will be denied admission. If you attempt to use a recording device (including but not limited to cell phones with photo capabilities), you consent to your immediate removal from the theater and forfeiture of the device. Nothing contained in these Official Rules shall limit the available remedies Sponsor, CTMG, and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, representative agents, successors, assigns, officers, directors, and employees may have against you. Unauthorized recording will be reported to law enforcement and may subject you to criminal and civil liability (including damages up to $150,000.00.)
(ii) RUNNER UP WINNERS: Twenty-five (25) Runner-Up Winners (each a “Runner-Up Winner”) will each receive a copy of the book Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk (ARV: $14.99)
Total approximate retail value for all prizes awarded: nine hundred and seventy-three dollars and seventy-five cents ($973.75). Grand Prize and Runner-up Prizes may be referred to hereafter as a “Prize”.
WINNER SELECTION: Grand Prize Winner and Runner-Up Winners (may be referred hereafter individually and collectively as the “Winner”) will be selected on or about November 10, 2016, in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received. In the event the Sponsor does not receive any eligible entries, the Sponsor has the right to cancel the Sweepstakes. Drawing will be conducted by ELLE Magazine, whose decisions are final. Odds of winning will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received. WINNER NOTIFICATION: Grand Prize Winner will be notified via phone or e-mail at Sponsor’s discretion on or about November 10, 2016. In the event the Winner doesn’t respond to Sponsor’s notification or does not accept the prize within two (2) business days of notification, the prize will be deemed forfeited and an alternate Winner will be selected. In the event that any one or more potential Winner(s) fails to respond as stated above, or declines the prize, such Winner(s) will be deemed to forfeit the prize and time permitting, Sponsor will select an alternate Winner(s) from the remaining eligible entrants. If any alternate(s) similarly fails to respond or declines the prize, Sponsor will use a reasonable number of attempts, in its discretion, to award the prize(s) to another alternate(s) but if it is unable to do so, the prize(s) will be finally forfeited and Sponsor shall have no further liability in connection with this Sweepstakes. Runner-Up Winners will be notified via e-mail or mail on or about November 21, 2016. If a Runner-Up Winner is not available to redeem the Prize, no alternate Runner-Up Prize will be awarded. The decision as to the Grand Prize Winner and the runners-up will be at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. LIST OF WINNERS: For the names of the Winners, send a separate self-addressed, stamped envelope to ELLE Magazine, Floor 11, ELLE’s Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk Hometown Screening Sweepstakes Winners’ List, Hearst Communications, Inc., 300 West 57th Street NY, NY 10019 within two (2) months from the end of the Sweepstakes.
Columbia Tristar Marketing Group, Inc. and its parent, affiliates, and subsidiaries are not responsible for the promotion, administration, or execution of this Sweepstakes.
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