Wednesday, July 13, 2011

TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX HOME ENTERTAINMENT PLEDGES TO DONATE ONE MILLION MOMENTS


A Year Of A Million Moments 
Great Moments, Great Causes
Mobile Tour Kicks Off Today

18-city, 14-week Tour Features Interactive Consumer Events that
Celebrate the Joy, Tenderness, and Excitement of Our Favorite Movie Moments and
DVD Donations Benefitting Local Community Investment Partners



Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment (TCFHE) pledged to donate one million moments from its robust catalog of DVDs to community investment partners across the country.  The initiative is part of its YEAR OF A MILLION MOMENTS campaign celebrating movies made memorable, quotable, and unforgettable by the people who watch and embrace them. Working in conjunction with Fox Gives, the company’s philanthropic arm, the GREAT MOMENTS, GREAT CAUSES 18-city, 14-week mobile van tour will donate DVDs to selected community investment partners in each market with the ultimate goal of donating 1 million discs.


THE MILLION MOMENTS: GREAT MOMENTS, GREAT CAUSES tour will also give film fanatics and consumers nationwide the opportunity to recreate their favorite scenes from beloved Fox movies, filmed against a green screen.  The tour van will double as a dressing room trailer, complete with hair, makeup and wardrobe, giving participants the feel of really being on a movie set.  Once filmed, the clips will be uploaded to the Million Moments website - www.yearofamillionmoments.com - for downloading and will be one-click sharable across all social networks. 

Designed to celebrate the unique connection between a moment in film, its audience and the conversations it inspires, the Million Moments campaign allows movie lovers to experience and share the thrills, laughs and drama of real movie moments – whether it’s jumping off a building in DIE HARD, chasing after a bus in LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE or showcasing “sweet” moves from NAPOLEAN DYNAMITE. 

The tour kicks off today in Los Angeles from the famous Twentieth Century Fox lot and will wind its way across the United States over the course of 14 weeks ending in New York City.  In addition to events in Los Angeles and New York, consumer events will take place in markets nationwide including San DiegoSan FranciscoSeattlePhoenixDallasHoustonAtlantaChicago Detroit,MinneapolisWashington DCPhiladelphia and Boston. There will be media-only stops in PortlandLas Vegas and Baltimore.


A YEAR OF A MILLION MOMENTS CAMPAIGN
Fox’s yearlong celebration includes the release of seasonally timed Blu-ray Discs and DVD singles grouped thematically by month and distinguished by the “GREAT MOVIES. GREAT MOMENTS.” moniker. Each month Fox will spotlight films that reflect a specific theme with moments… to shine (January), you love (February), to laugh about (March), kids love (April), for mom (May), for heroes (June), to sing about (July), to remember (August), that are unforgettable (September), that terrify (October) and classic holiday moments (November/December).

TCFHE has launched a dedicated Web site – www.yearofamillionmoments.com – that features information about upcoming BD and DVD products and promotions tied to the million moments campaign.

Movie Moments Showdown
Each month 16 films face off for the title of “Best Movie Moment.” Consumers can vote each month for their favorite moment and enter for a chance to win a package of some of the most iconic and memorable movies from Fox.

What’s Your Movie Moment?
Find out which movie moment you’re most like and become a part of it. Upload your photo and share with others in the gallery of movie moments.

Win $1 Million
Fox is giving away $1 million in celebration of “A Year Of A Million Moments.” Codes found on specially marked BD and DVD product can be entered at www.yearofamillionmoments.com for a chance for one lucky consumer to become an instant millionaire.

Complete rules and eligibility requirements are available at www.yearofamillionmoments.com.

Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, LLC (TCFHE) is a recognized global industry leader and a subsidiary of Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, a News Corporation company. Representing 75 years of innovative and award-winning filmmaking from Twentieth Century Fox, TCFHE is the worldwide marketing, sales and distribution company for all Fox film and television programming, acquisitions and original productions on DVD, Blu-ray Disc, Digital Copy, Video On Demand and Digital Download. The company also releases all products globally for MGM Home Entertainment. Each year TCFHE introduces hundreds of new and newly enhanced products, which it services to retail outlets from mass merchants and warehouse clubs to specialty stores and e-commerce throughout the world.

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3 comments:

Alan (Omega Doom) said...

I really like hearing news about companies giving back to the community or promoting a worthy cause. A million dollars will create a lot of smiles! Thanks for sharing Katie!

hotels in las vegas said...

This gives the audience a chance to experience being on a movie set. It's a wonderful campaign that they're organizing.

Laura Lane said...

May God bless the USA.