Archive for September 2013

Arch Campbell Show 9-26

September 27, 2013 - 04:11 PM
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Free Stuff 9/26/13

September 26, 2013 - 08:58 PM
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Check out "Runner Runner" starring Ben Affleck and Justin Timberlake Wednesday, October 2nd.  Screening is at 7pm at Regal Gallery Place. Log onto http://l.gofobo.us/F0VsL9BK for passes.

Also, passes available for the documentary "The Summit".  Screening is Wednesday, October 2nd at 7pm at Landmark E Street Cinema.  SEND YOUR NAME AND STREET ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by 7am September 27th.

Run of engagement passes available for "Blue Caprice" starring Isaiah Washington.  Passes are valid September 30th at AFI Silver Theatre.  SEND YOUR NAME AND STREET ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by 7am September 27th.

Win a pair of tickets to see "The Capitol Steps" for either a Friday or Saturday show at the Ronald Reagan Building. Enter by SENDING YOUR NAME AND WHICH DAY YOU'D LIKE TO ATTEND to arch@news8.net by 7am September 27th.

Angelika Film Center & Cafe in Fairfax, VA is offering passes to "Inequality For All". Enter to win by SENDING YOUR NAME to arch@news8.net by 7am September 27th. PLEASE FOLLOW DIRECTIONS!!!

Plus Angelika Film Center & Cafe in Fairfax, VA is offering passes to "Rocky Horror Picture Show" as part of its Rock n Roll After Hours September series Sept. 27 & 28. Enter to win by SENDING YOUR NAME AND WHICH DAY YOU'D LIKE TO ATTEND to arch@news8.net by 7am September 27th. PLEASE FOLLOW DIRECTIONS!!!

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ARCH'S WEEKEND MOVIE GUIDE 9/26/13

September 26, 2013 - 06:47 AM
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4 STARS

Blue Jasmine - Cate Blanchett gives an Oscar worthy performance in Woody Allen's updated "Streetcar Named Desire."

3 1/2 STARS

Rush (R) - Ron Howard's true life race car rival drama: exciting with a good message

Wadjda - Saudi Arabian tomboy's quest for a bicycle in repressive society

Short Term 12 - Brie Larson as a social worker with at risk teens. Powerful and realistic

The Butler - Forest Whitaker and Oprah re-live America's civil rights struggle

The Spectacular Now  - Miles Teller as high school drunk who grows up with the help of nice girl Shailene Woodley - lovely coming of age story

3 STARS

Elysium - Matt Damon sci-fi with some sly notes on immigration and health care

2 1/2 STARS

Prisoners (R) - Child abduction thriller has great power, but runs long

Baggage Claim - Light comedy - Paula Patton as a flight attendant looking for Mr. Right  (Hint: He live across the hall)

Blue Caprice (R) - Isaiah Washington plays DC sniper John Allen Mohammad - hard to watch psychological profile

The Family (R) - Robert DeNiro and family sent to rural France as part of the witness protection program.  With Michelle Pfeiffer and Tommy Lee Jones

In a World... - Lake Bell plays a struggling voice coach trying to break into voice over work

The World's End - Simon Pegg and Nick Frost's manic world ending pub crawl

We're the Millers - Jennifer Aniston and Jason Sudeikis impersonate a white bread middle American family to smuggle drugs

2 STARS

Insidious 2 - Sequel to thriller about people coming to our realm from "the other side"

Riddick (R) - The fourth installment of Vin Diesel's sci-fi, slasher, monster movie on a strange planet

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Early Free Stuff 9/23/13

September 23, 2013 - 11:37 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 "Don Jon" starring Joseph Gordon Levitt.  Screening is Thursday, September 26th at 7pm. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your ticket: NEWS8Q9YL


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Free Stuff 9/19/13

September 19, 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.***

Check out "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2". The screening is Saturday, September 21 at 10am at Regal Gallery Place. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your ticket: NEWS83G6P

See "Baggage Claim" starring Paula Patton, Jill Scott, Boris Kodjoe and Trey Songz.  Screening is Monday, September 23 at 7:30am at Regal Gallery Place. Passes available at http://l.gofobo.us/Mt5UG2O0

See "The Clean Guys of Comedy" Live Event, featuring stand-up comedy from Dave Coulier, Jamie Kennedy, Andy Hendrickson, Ralph Harris and Heather McDonald. The Big Screen event is Thursday, September 26th at 7:30pm at Ballston Commons. TO ENTER, SEND YOUR NAME AND STREET ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by 7am September 20th. PLEASE FOLLOW DIRECTIONS!!!

Angelika Film Center & Cafe in Fairfax, VA is offering passes to "Thanks for Sharing". Enter to win by SENDING YOUR NAME to arch@news8.net by 7am September 20th. PLEASE FOLLOW DIRECTIONS!!!

Plus Angelika Film Center & Cafe in Fairfax, VA is offering passes to "This is Spinal Tap" as part of its Rock n Roll After Hours September series Sept. 20 & 21. Enter to win by SENDING YOUR NAME to arch@news8.net by 7am September 20th. PLEASE FOLLOW DIRECTIONS!!!

Good Luck and PLEASE NOTE THE DEADLINES -- PLEASE DO NOT SEND IN ANY REQUESTS AFTER THE DEADLINE

 

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Arch Campbell Show 9-12-13

September 17, 2013 - 10:20 AM
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Free Stuff 9/12/13

September 12, 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 IMAX 3D release of "The Wizard of Oz".  Screening is Sunday, September 15 at 10:30am at AMC Tysons Corner.  Passes available at http://l.gofobo.us/cPwhMmHB 

Check out "Metallica Through the Never in 3D".  The screening is Wednesday, September 18 at 7:30pm at Regal Majestic in Silver Spring, MD.  Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your ticket: NEWS8NF1M

See "The Clean Guys of Comedy" Live Event, featuring stand-up comedy from Dave Coulier, Jamie Kennedy, Andy Hendrickson, Ralph Harris and Heather McDonald.  The Big Screen event is Thursday, September 19th at 8:30pm at Ballston Commons.  TO ENTER, SEND YOUR NAME AND STREET ADDRESS to arch@news8.net by 7am September 13th.   PLEASE FOLLOW DIRECTIONS!!! 

Angelika Film Center & Cafe in Fairfax, VA is offering passes to "Salinger". Enter to win by SENDING YOUR NAME  to arch@news8.net by 7am September 13th. PLEASE FOLLOW DIRECTIONS!!!

Plus Angelika Film Center & Cafe in Fairfax, VA is offering passes to "The Blues Brothers" as part of its  Rock n Roll After Hours September series Sept. 13 & 14. Enter to win by SENDING YOUR NAME to arch@news8.net by 7am September 13th. PLEASE FOLLOW DIRECTIONS!!! 

Good Luck and PLEASE NOTE THE DEADLINES -- PLEASE DO NOT SEND IN ANY REQUESTS AFTER THE DEADLINE

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ARCH'S WEEKEND MOVIE GUIDE 9/12/13

September 12, 2013 - 03:08 AM
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4 STARS

Blue Jasmine - Cate Blanchett gives an Oscar worthy performance in Woody Allen's updated "Streetcar Named Desire."

Fruitvale Station - Michael B. Jordan captures the last day in the life of a young black man

3 1/2 STARS

Short Term 12 - Brie Larson as a social worker with at risk teens.  Powerful and realistic

The Butler - Forest Whitaker and Oprah re-live America's civil rights struggle

The Spectacular - Miles Teller as high school drunk who grows up with the help of nice girl Shailene Woodley - lovely coming of age story

The Way Way Back - Sam Rockwell takes an interest in Liam James - a teen not happy with his morther or her bullying boyfriend

3 STARS

Elysium - Matt Damon sci-fi with some sly notes on immigration and health care

2 1/2 STARS

The Family

In a World... - Lake Bell plays a struggling voice coach trying to break into voice over work

The World's End - Simon Pegg and Nick Frost's manic world ending pub crawl

We're the Millers - Jennifer Anniston and Jason Sudekis impersonate a white bred middle American family to smuggle drugs

2 STARS

Insidious 2

Riddick (R) - The fourth installment of Vin Diesel's sci-fi, slasher, monster movie on a strange planet

Closed Circuit - Paranoid thriller with Eric Bana and Rebecca Hall never gets beyond cliches

JOBS - Ashton Kutcher as Steve Jobs - a lot of speechifying

1 STAR

You're Next (R) - Family reunion interrupted by slasher attack but an unusual guest saves the day, sorta.

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones - Watered down mix of Harry Potter and Twilight Saga

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Early Free Stuff 9/10/13

September 10, 2013 - 05:00 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 Family" starring Robert DeNiro and Michelle Pfieffer. Screening is Wednesday, September 11 at 7pm. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your ticket: NEWS816N5

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