Archive for September 2012

The Arch Campbell Show 9/27/12

September 28, 2012 - 12:58 PM
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Free Stuff 9/27/12

September 27, 2012 - 02:47 PM
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**Please note we get LIMITED SUPPLIES of passes and prizes -- PLEASE follow the directions when entering the free stuff contest.***

You can get passes for "V/H/S" Monday, October 1st at 7:30pm at Landmark E Street Cinema. YOU MUST SEND YOUR NAME AND EMAIL ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by 10am September 28th. ONE entry per household.

You can enter to win a dvd copy of the TV series "Body of Proof" second season or "Desperate Housewives: The Final Season". YOU MUST SEND YOUR NAME, WHICH DVD YOU'RE REQUESTING AND YOUR ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by 10am September 28th. ONE entry per household AND YOU MAY ONLY REQUEST ONE OF THE DVDS.

You can enter to win a bluray/dvd copy of "Disney's Beverly Hills Chihuahua 3" along with movie merchandise if you can correctly answer this week's first trivia question which is: Semi-famous actor Joe Hansard stopped back by tonight after appearing in yet another film. This one is called "We Made This Movie". His character is a high school teacher, what subject did Joe Hansard say his character teaches?

You can enter to win a bluray of "Indiana Jones: The Complete Adventures" if you can correctly answer this week's second trivia question which is: Former NBC & CBS correspondent and author Ed Rabel stopped by tonight to talk about his new book "Ed Rabel Reports: Lies, Wars and Other Misadventures". Arch asked him about covering the Vietnam War and Ed said he had to team up with the military to get close to the story. What military ranking was Ed Rabel given as a news correspondent in Vietnam? YOU MUST SEND YOUR NAME, ANSWER AND ADDRESS TO EITHER OF THE QUESTIONS to arch@news8.net by 10am September 28th.  ONE entry per household.  Good Luck

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YOUR WEEKEND MOVIE GUIDE 9/27/12

September 27, 2012 - 07:18 AM
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4 STARS

End of Watch (R) - Stunning police drama.  Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Pena as LA patrolmen who run afoul of Mexican drug cartel

3 1/2 STARS 

Loopers - A sci-fi hit man goes back in time to put a hit on himself

Sleepwalk With Me - Comic Mike Birbiglia can't commit and can't sleep either as he explains in this personal and personable comedy

The Master (R) - Epic story of religious leader Philip Seymore Hoffman and lost soul Joaquin Phoenix

The Campaign - Sharp yet hilarious satire on American politics 

The Dark Knight Rises - Batman's grand finale rises to the occasion


3 STARS 

The Perks of Being a Wallflower- Sweet story of high school kids coming of age in the 1990s

Arbitrage (R) - Richard Gere plays a Wall Street icon covering up his losses and more

Hope Springs - Meryl Streep and Tommy Lee Jones try to regain intimacy in their marriage

Beasts of the Southern Wild - Wild child fable in the Louisiana bayou

To Rome with Love - Woody Allen visits Italy and weaves together several funny love stories

2 1/2 STARS

PItch Perfect - Anna Kendrick joins the choir in college satire of Glee

Trouble With the Curve - Clint Eastwood as crusty baseball scout -- Amy Adams as spunky  daughter -- Justin Timberlake for eye candy

The Words - Bradley Cooper claims credit for someone else's work and gets caught

Lawless (R) - Depression era moonshine.  Good cast includes Shia LeBeouf, Tom Hardy and Jessica Chastain

Hit and Run (R) - Energetic chase action comedy with Bradley Cooper, Kristen Bell and a bunch of others

2 STARS

The Bourne Legacy - Oh, another one

1 STAR

Celeste and Jess Forever (R) - Immature indie romance

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Free Stuff 9/20/12

September 20, 2012 - 10:27 AM
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**Please note we get LIMITED SUPPLIES of passes and prizes -- PLEASE follow the directions when entering the free stuff contest.***
You can get passes for the animated film "Hotel Transylvania" starring Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg and Kevin James Saturday September 22nd at 10:30am at AMC Mazza. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your tickets: NEWS8ER30
Get passes to see "Won't Back Down" starring Maggie Gyllenhaal and Viola Davis Monday, September 24th at 7pm at Gallery Place. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your tickets: NEWS8EKVY
You have a chance to win run of engagement passes for "Dredd 3D" starring Karl Urban. They're good starting Monday, September 24th while the film is in any dc area theaters. To enter, you need to email your name and address to arch@news8.net
Get passes to see "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" Tuesday, September 25th at Regal Gallery Place. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your tickets: NEWS8JC5N
You can get passes to "Looper" starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Bruce Willis Wednesday, September 26th at 7pm at AMC Mazza. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your tickets: NEWS8VPBV

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THE ARCH CAMPBELL SHOW 9/13/12

September 13, 2012 - 06:10 PM
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FREE STUFF 9/13/12

September 13, 2012 - 02:14 PM
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**Please note we get LIMITED SUPPLIES of passes and prizes -- PLEASE follow the directions when entering the free stuff contest.***

Get passes to see "End of Watch" starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Pena Tuesday, September 18th at 7pm at Regal Gallery Place. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your tickets: NEWS887TN

You can also see "Trouble With the Curve" starring Clint Eastwood, Amy Adams and Justin Timberlake Tuesday, September 18th at 7:30pm at AMC Georgetown. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your tickets: NEWS8FFRP

And we have passes for "House at the End of the Street" starring Jennifer Lawrence Thursday, September 20th at 7:30pm at Regal Gallery Place. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your tickets: NEWS8U8SP

Enter to win a dvd copy of "Castle Season 4" if you can correctly answer this week's first trivia question which is: ABC7 Senior Political reporter Scott Thuman stopped by tonight to talk about his passion for politics. What did Scott Thuman say was the event he had to cover in Florida in 2000 that got him interested in politics?

Enter to win a bluray/dvd copy of "Snow White and the Huntsman" if you can correctly answer this week's second trivia question which is: Tonight, Arch spoke with Kathleen Turner who's starring in "Red Hot Patriot" at Arena Stage. She told him she's got more stage work coming. What is the name of the next play Kathleen Turner said she's starring and directing?
To enter either contest YOU MUST SEND YOUR ANSWER, NAME AND ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by 10am September 14th. ONE entry per household.

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THE ARCH CAMPBELL SHOW 9/7/12

September 7, 2012 - 09:03 AM
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FREE STUFF 9/7/12

September 7, 2012 - 06:58 AM
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**Please note we get LIMITED SUPPLIES of passes and prizes -- PLEASE follow the directions when entering the free stuff contest.***

You have a chance to win run of engagement passes for "Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark" from now until Sept. 13th only at any AMC theater in the DC area. To enter, you need to correctly answer this week's first trivia question which is: Tonight, the associate director of the show at the Kennedy Center "Shear Madness" , Bob Lohrmann, stopped by to visit Arch. He not only works behind the scenes but has been on the stage. What roles did Bob Lohrmann say he played in the show "Shear Madness"?

You can enter to win a dvd copy of "Grey's Anatomy Season 8" if you can correctly answer this week's second trivia question which is: ABC7 reporter Roz Plater was tonight's guest announcer. She's known for being on top of breaking news stories so much that she earned a title -- they call Roz Plater Queen of what?

You can enter to win one of our bluray/dvd copies of Disney's "Pocahontas & Pocohantas II", "The Aristocats" or "The Rescuers & The Rescuers Down Under". They are part of Disney's 35th Anniversary Editions and you can only enter to win *ONE* if you can correctly answer this week's third trivia question which is: Politico cartoonist and Pulitzer Prize winner Matt Wuerker and fellow cartoonist Steve Artley of the Alexandria Times stopped by to draw for Arch and to talk about a cartoonists convention coming to town call Damn Cartoons. Where did Matt Wuerker say the convention on September 13 & 14 will be held?

To enter any of the three contests YOU MUST SEND YOUR ANSWER,NAME AND ADDRESS to arch@tbd.com by 10am September 10th. ONE entry per household.

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EARLY FREE STUFF

September 5, 2012 - 12:20 PM
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Get passes to see "Finding Nemo 3D" Saturday, September 8th at 10am at Regal Majestic in Silver Spring, MD. Send your EMAIL ADDRESS ONLY to arch@news8.net by 3pm today. ONE entry per household.

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