Archive for April 2013

The Arch Campbell Show 4/25

April 26, 2013 - 11:41 AM
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Free Stuff 4/25/13

April 25, 2013 - 08:58 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.***

Enter to win a bluray/dvd copy of "A Haunted House" starring Marlon Wayans.  PLEASE SEND YOUR NAME AND  STREET ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by 9am April 26.

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WEEKEND MOVIE GUIDE 4/25/13

April 25, 2013 - 05:28 AM
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3 1/2 STARS

42 - Stirring recreation of baseball legend Jackie Robinson's entrance into the big leagues 

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

3 STARS

Pain and Gain (R) - Hilarious crime story with Mark Wahlberg and Dwayne Johnson as bodybuilders

The Sapphires - Winning story of Aborgine girl group who tour Vietnam during the war

The Place Beyond the Pines (R) - Father/son drama with Ryan Gosling and Bradley Cooper

The Croods - 3D animated comedy about prehistoric family leaving their cave. Nicolas Cage, Ryan Reynolds and Emma Stone do the voice work

Oz the Great and Powerful - Story before the story of the Wizard of Oz

2 1/2 STARS

Trance (R) - Over the top but eye popping crime thriller

Admission - Tina Fey has a work crisis and a personal crisis. With Paul rudd and Lily Tomlin

2 STARS

Disconnect (R) - Internet stories intertwine

Big Wedding - Robert DeNiro presides over a dysfuntional wedding.  Big names, small laughs

Oblivion - Tom Cruise sci-fi thriller hard to follow

GI Joe: Retaliation - Reboot of the series based on teh Hasbro boy toy

1 STAR

The Host - Aliens take over home bodies causing inner turmoil

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Early Free Stuff 4/24/13

April 23, 2013 - 04:47 AM
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Get a pass, good for two, to see "The Reluctant Fundamentalist" starring Kate Hudson and Kiefer Sutherland.  Screening is April 29 at Landmark E Street at 7pm.  Send YOUR NAME AND STREET ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by 11:30am today to enter.

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Arch Campbell Show 4-18

April 18, 2013 - 09:00 PM
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Free Stuff 4/18/13

April 18, 2013 - 08:58 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 "The Big Wedding" starring Robert DeNiro, Diane Keaton, Susan Sarandon and Robin Williams. Screening is April 23 at 7pm at AMC Mazza Gallerie.
Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your ticket: NEWS8T0TR

And enter to win "The Place Beyond the Pines" t-shirt. PLEASE SEND YOUR NAME, AND STREET ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by 9am April 19.

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WEEKEND MOVIE GUIDE 4/18/13

April 18, 2013 - 05:32 AM
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3 1/2 STARS

42 - Stirring recreation of baseball legend Jackie Robinson's entrance into the big leagues

Starbuck - French Canadian comedy about a neer-to-do well who donates to a sperm bank and things go terribly but hilariously wrong

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

3 STARS

The Place Beyond the Pines (R) - Father/son drama with Ryan Gosling and Bradley Cooper

The Croods - 3D animated comedy about prehistoric family leaving their cave. Nicolas Cage, Ryan Reynolds and Emma Stone do the voice work

Oz the Great and Powerful - Story before the story of the Wizard of Oz 

2 1/2 STARS

Trance (R) - Over the top but eye popping crime thriller

Admission - Tina Fey has a work crisis and a personal crisis. With Paul rudd and Lily Tomlin

2 STARS

Oblivion - Tom Cruise sci-fi thriller hard to follow

GI Joe: Retaliation - Reboot of the series based on teh Hasbro boy toy

1 STAR

The Host - Aliens take over home bodies causing inner turmoil

Olympus Has Fallen - Gerard Butler saves the President when rogue terrorists blow up the White House

On the Road - 50's cultural landmark a little outdated now

ZERO

Spring Breakers (R) - Girls go to spring break, meet a rap star and go on a killing spree

 The Call (R) - Halle Berry in Danger

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Free Stuff 4/11/13

April 11, 2013 - 08:58 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 "Disconnect" starring Alexander Skarsgard, Jason Bateman and Paula Patton. Screening is April 15 at 7:30pm at AMC Georgetown.
Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your ticket: NEWS88Q64

Get a pass for "Pain & Gain" starring Dwayne Johnson and Mark Wahlberg. Screening is April 18 at 7pm at AMC Mazza Gallerie.
Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your ticket: NEWS8HZGK

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Early Free Stuff

April 11, 2013 - 07:37 AM
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SORRY FOLKS -- ALL OUT OF PASSES

**Please note we get LIMITED SUPPLIES of passes and prizes -- PLEASE follow the directions when entering the free stuff contest.***

Check out "Oblivion" starring Tom Cruise and Morgan Freeman. Screening is April 16 at 7:30pm at Regal Majestic in Silver Spring, MD. PLEASE SEND YOUR NAME AND STREET ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by noon today!

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Free Stuff 4/4/13

April 4, 2013 - 08:58 PM
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Check out "Trance" starring James McAvoy and Rosario Dawson. Screening is April 9 at 7:30pm at AMC Georgetown. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your ticket: Here's the correct code: NEWS8EFNM

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Arch Campbell Show 3-28

April 1, 2013 - 01:20 PM
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Early Free Stuff 4/1/13

April 1, 2013 - 05:21 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.***

Check out "The Met: Live in HD" bringing grand opera directly from the Metropolitan Opera Stage.
This week, an encore presentation of FRANCESCA DA RIMINI April 3 at 6:30pm at Tysons Corner: Zandonai's compelling opera, inspired by an episode from Dante's Inferno, returns in the Met's ravishingly beautiful production, last seen in 1986. Dramatic soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek and tenor Marcello Giordani are the doomed lovers. Marco Armiliato conducts.
YOU MUST SEND YOUR NAME to arch@news8.net by Noon April 1.
WINNERS WILL NEED TO PICK UP THEIR PASSES AT OUR STUDIOS IN ROSSLYN, VA

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