Archive for January 2013

Arch Campbell Show 1/31/13

January 31, 2013 - 09:00 PM
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Free Stuff 1/31/13

January 31, 2013 - 09:00 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.***

See "Side Effects" starring Channing Tatum, Jude Law and Rooney Mara February 4 at 7pm at Regal Gallery Place. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your ticket: NEWS8UTS7

Get passes to see "Beautiful Creatures" February 7 at 7pm at AMC Mazza Gallerie. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your ticket: NEWS8VVTZ

And you can get up to four admit-one passes to see the animated film "Escape From Planet Earth" starring Brendan Fraser and Jessica Alba on February 9 at 10:30am at AMC Mazza. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your ticket: NEWS8GKVP

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Early Free Stuff

January 29, 2013 - 01:52 PM
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 SORRY FOLKS WE'RE ALL OUT SO PLEASE SEND NO MORE REQUESTS!!!
Get passes to see "Identity Thief" starring Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy February 5 at 7:30pm at AMC Mazza Gallerie.  SEND YOUR NAME AND STREET ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by 9am, January 30th.

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Arch Campbell Show 1/24/13

January 24, 2013 - 09:00 PM
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Watch the Arch Campbell show.

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Free Stuff 1/24/13

January 24, 2013 - 09:00 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.***

See "Bullet to the Head" starring Sylvester Stallone January 28 at 7pm at Regal Gallery Place. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your ticket: NEWS8T9X2

Get a pass to see "Warm Bodies" January 29 at 7pm at Regal Gallery Place. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your ticket: NEWS8UG9J

Enter to win a dvd copy of "End of Watch" starring Jake Gyllenhaal. SEND YOUR NAME AND STREET ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by 9am, January 25th.

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YOUR WEEKEND GUIDE 1/24/13

January 24, 2013 - 10:06 AM
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4 STARS

Lincoln - Daniel Day-Lewis fascinates in the final months of the civil war as he pushes to pas the 13th amendment outlawing slavery

Zero Dark Thirty (R) - Based on the hunt for Osama Bin Laden

Argo (R) - Ben Affleck's true life CIA comedy/thriller is solid

3 1/2 STARS 

Quartet - Maggie Smith moves into a home for retired musicians.  Downton Abbey with music

Silver Linings Playbook (R) - Quirky romance with Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence

LIfe of Pi - Beautiful story of survival told as fable/allegory

3 STARS 

Amour - An elderly couple copes with age ( in French subtitles)

Les Miserables - The musical done up big screen style

Rust and Bone (R) - Tough guy and crippled Orca trainer bond. Marion Cotillard. (In French)

Beasts of the Southern Wild - Creative tale of a little girl and the bayou

2 1/2 STARS

Gangster Squad - Gansters in LA in 1949 -- look great, great cast, thin script

Hyde Park on Hudson (R) - Bill Murray as Franklin Roosevelt juggling girlfriends while the King and Queen visit in 1939

The Hobbit - Story before the story of Lord of the Rings

Django Unchained (R) - Jamie Foxx in violent Tarantino extravaganza - "Ouch" factor high after Sandy Hook

2 STARS 

The Last Stand - Druglord tries to outrun Arnold Schwarzenegger in a rocket powered Corvette. 

Broken City - Mark Walhberg puts New York City Major Russell Crowe away
Promised Land - Matt Damon talks farmers into selling their land's mineral rights

Jack Reacher - Tom Cruise action hero - long and violent

1 STAR 

The Impossible - Family on vacation survives tsumani

ZERO

A Haunted House - Marlon Wayans makes fun of paranormal found footage horror movies and fails

 

 

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The Arch Campbell Show 1/17/13

January 17, 2013 - 09:00 PM
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Free Stuff 1/17/13

January 17, 2013 - 09:00 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.***

See "Parker" starring Jason Statham and Jennifer Lopez January 24 at 7:30pm at Regal Gallery Place. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your ticket: NEWS8ZHY3

Get a pass to see "Hansel and Gretel" starring Jeremy Renner and Gemma Arterton January 24 at 8pm at AMC Georgetown. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your ticket: NEWS8UGQ8

Enter to win a bluray 3D/dvd copy of "Frankenweenie" if you can correctly answer this week's trivia question which is: Arch welcomed Zorro aka Danny Gavigan from the Zorro production, now at the Constellation Theatre Company thru February 17th. Danny Gavigan admitted that he always wanted to be Batman and spoke about a time he pretended to be the caped crusader. How old did Danny Gavigan say he was when he snuck out of his parents' window pretending to be Batman?
YOU MUST SEND YOUR ANSWER, NAME AND STREET ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by 9am January 18th.

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YOUR WEEKEND MOVIE GUIDE

January 16, 2013 - 11:28 AM
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4 STARS

Lincoln - Daniel Day-Lewis fascinates in the final months of the civil war as he pushes to pas the 13th amendment outlawing slavery

Zero Dark Thirty (R) - Based on the hunt for Osama Bin Laden

Skyfall - Daniel Craig brings James Bond into the 21st century while honoring the series legacy

Argo (R) - Ben Affleck's true life CIA comedy/thriller is solid

3 1/2 STARS

Silver Linings Playbook (R) - Quirky romance with Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence

The Life of Pi - Beautiful story of survival told as fable/allegory

3 STARS

Amour - An elderly couple copes with age ( in French subtitles)

Les Miserables - The musical done up big screen style

Hitchhock - Delightful speculation of Alfred Hitchock's creative genius and marriage

The Guilt Trip - Barbara Streisand -- Seth Rogan -- nobody ever wins an argument with his mother

Rust and Bone (R) - Tough guy and crippled Orca trainer bond.  Marion Cotillard. (In French)

2 1/2 STARS

Gangster Squad - Gansters in LA in 1949 -- look great, great cast, thin script

Hyde Park on Hudson (R) - Bill Murray as Franklin Roosevelt juggling girlfriends while the King and Queen visit in 1939

This is 40 (R) - Judd Apatow look at marriage -- long with some inspired moments

The Hobbit - Story before the story of Lord of the Rings

Django Unchained (R) - Jamie Foxx in violent Tarantino extravaganza - "Ouch" factor high after Sandy Hook

Rise of the Guardians - Santa, The Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy and Jack Frost fight the boogeyman

2 STARS

The Last Stand

Broken City - Mark Walhberg puts New York City Major Russell Crowe away

Promised Land - Matt Damon talks farmers into selling their land's mineral rights

Jack Reacher - Tom Cruise action hero - long and violent

1 STAR

The Impossible - Family on vacation survives tsumani

ZERO

A Haunted House - Marlon Wayans makes fun of paranormal found footage horror movies and fails

Parental Guidance - Billy Crystal in career low

 

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Arch Campbell Show 1/10/13

January 11, 2013 - 11:43 AM
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Catch the latest episode of Arch's show.

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Free Stuff 1/10/2013

January 10, 2013 - 09:00 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 a run of engagement pass, good for two, to see "The Impossible" at any Landmark theatre in the DC area. Just answer this week's trivia question which is: Comedian/magician Kevin Lee, who's playing at the Old Town Theater in Alexandria, VA this week, stopped by tonight's show. He and Arch are old friends. How long did Kevin Lee say it had been since he and Arch worked together?

YOU MUST SEND YOUR ANSWER, NAME AND STREET ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by 9am January 11th.

Enter to win a dvd copy of "Smash" season 1. SEND YOUR NAME AND STREET ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by 9am, January 11th.

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EARLY FREE STUFF

January 8, 2013 - 12:33 PM
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***AFRAID WE'RE ALL OUT OF THE "Mama" TICKETS***

Get passes to the thriller "Mama" Jaunary 14 at 7:30pm at AMC Mazza Gallerie. SEND YOUR NAME, AND STREET ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by 9am, January 10th.

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Free Stuff 1/3/13

January 3, 2013 - 09:00 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 the supernatural thriller "On the Road" starring Kristen Stewart, Amy Adams and Garrett Hedlund January 14 at 7pm at Landmark E Street Cinema. SEND YOUR NAME, AND STREET ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by 9am, January 4th.

And we've got run of engagement passes to "Texas Chainsaw 3D" that are good Monday-Thursday starting January 7 at any metro area Regal Cinemas. SEND YOUR NAME, AND STREET ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by 9am, January 4th.

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