Win 2 fantastic fantasy feature films FROM OTHER WORLDS and HEYDAY! DVDs
Both films come to DVD for the very first time in the UK on 8 February 2016, courtesy of Simply Media.
FROM OTHER WORLDS
‘Amiable and arch comedy’ Variety
Depressed Brooklyn housewife Joanne Schwartzbaum (Cara Buono – Mad Men) has been sleepwalking her way through life for as far back as she can remember, but when an alien force reveals itself to her in her own kitchen, she is instantly snapped out of her complacent existence. Attending a UFO support group, Joanne befriends African immigrant Abraham Kanga (Isaach De Bankolé – 24) and together they determine to solve the mystery of their otherworldly experiences. Along the way, Joanne finds romance, saves the planet and finds new meaning in her life.
From Other Worlds is a hilarious and quirky sci-fi spoof written and directed by Barry Strugatz (Married to the Mob) and also features Joel de la Fuente (Law and Order: Special Victims Unit), Robert Downey Sr (Putney Swope) and 2011 Oscar winner Melissa Leo (The Fighter). This absorbing tale arrives on UK DVD for the very first time.
‘A beautifully made and perfectly paced coming-of-age drama’ The Globe and Mail
The final days of WWII are turbulent ones for 16-year old Terry Fleming (Adam Butcher – Rookie Blue) – a sharp young man who fantasises about what it might be like to work at the airport hotel in Gander, Newfoundland, where pilots and movie stars rub shoulders with the locals.
When his mother becomes gravely ill and the family house is quarantined, it is Terry’s brilliant imagination that carries him on a poignant journey of love and longing. Terry conjures up the hotel world to keep his fears at bay, dreaming of encounters with show business legends complete with a spy mystery and a romance with his vivacious neighbour Laurie Dwyer (Joanne Kelly – Warehouse 13). But with a war outside and death upstairs, Terry must choose between boyhood fantasies or confronting life's hard truths.
Heyday! is a moving and inventive coming of age fantasy drama from Canada, directed by Gordon Pinsent (Babar) and also stars Peter MacNeill (A History of Violence).
Sunday, 6 March 2016 - 11:59pm
To win 1 of 2 Bundles of FROM OTHER WORLDS and HEYDAY! DVDs; simply answer the question:-
Sally Collingwood and Brian Surrey