Apocalypse Twitter Contest YOU COULD WIN

THE MOVIE NETWORK'S "Apocalypse Twitter Contest"



The Contest runs from 12:00 PM Eastern Time (“ET”) Friday December 20th, 2013 to Friday January 31st, 2014 11:59 PM (ET) (the “Contest Period”).


No entry fee or purchase is required. To enter the Contest, you must have a Twitter account and must follow @TheMovieNetwork. There is only one (1) method of entry for this Contest. To enter:

Go to www.Twitter.com, log in and:

Answer the following question and mention @TheMovieNetwork in your tweet:

“What is your favourite Apocalypse movie?”

One (1) tweet on Twitter, with an @TheMovieNetwork mention, will be equivalent to one (1) entry into the Contest. There is a maximum of one (1) tweet entry per Twitter account, per day during the Contest Period. You will automatically be entered for a chance to win. Limit of (1) Twitter account per person. All mass entries will be disqualified. Entries from groups and/or organized charities and multiple entries will not be accepted.


This Contest is open to permanent, lawful individual residents of eastern Canada only (Ontario, Labrador & Newfoundland, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick) who have reached the age of majority in their territory/province of residence, except: (i) residents of the province of Quebec; and (ii) employees, officers, directors, representatives, agents (and their immediate family members or persons with whom they are domiciled, whether related or not) of Bell Media Inc. (hereinafter “TMN” or the “Contest Sponsor”) its parent, affiliated and associated companies, and each of their respective employees, officers, directors, and advertising and promotional agencies involved in this Contest.

Twitter is not a sponsor of this Contest. This Contest is subject to all federal, provincial, and municipal laws and regulations. Void where prohibited by law. The Contest Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, cancel or suspend this Contest in the event of any accident, administrative error or other error of any kind.

If the Contest Sponsor, in its sole discretion, deems that an entry does not comply with these Contest Rules or is otherwise inappropriate to post, the Contest Sponsor may reject that entry and select another.

The Contest Sponsor reserves the right to ask for proof of age and identification, which must be provided upon request. If proof of age and identification cannot be obtained then the entry will be disqualified.

All entries are the property of the Contest Sponsor and will not be returned. The Contest Sponsor shall not be responsible for entries which are incomplete, illegible, garbled or which have been lost, misdirected, delayed, stolen, destroyed, or that have been received after the Contest deadline. In the event that the Contest Sponsor receives more than one (1) entry per Twitter account, per day, the Contest Sponsor reserves the right to void and destroy duplicate entries and that entrant may at the discretion of the Contest Sponsor, be disqualified from the Contest. Should it be discovered that an entrant is using multiple Twitter accounts, and/or the aid of computer programs to auto-fill entries beyond the allowable limit, that entrant will be immediately disqualified from the Contest. The Contest Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify all such entrant(s) and any person the Contest Sponsor finds to be in violation of any of these Contest Rules, Twitter's "Terms of Service" or "Twitter Rules”, from future contests by the Contest Sponsor, without further notice.

In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a winner based on a Twitter account, the winning entry will be deemed to be made by the authorized account holder of the Twitter account at the time of entry. The authorized account holder is the natural person who is assigned the Twitter account, by the organization responsible for assigning Twitter accounts.


There are ten (10) prizes available to be won. Each prize consists of:

  • One (1) After Earth Hat
  • One (1) After Earth Survival bracelet
  • One (1) This is the End t-shirt
  • One (1) After Earth DVD
  • One (1) This is the End DVD


The approximate retail value of each prize is $75.00 CDN.


The chances of being selected to win a prize in this Contest depend on the total number of eligible entries received. 


A random draw will be held at TMN’s head office at 181 Bay Street, Suite 100, Toronto, Ontario on or about 10:00AM ET on Tuesday, February 4th, 2014 from all eligible tweets received by TheMovieNetwork on Twitter. 

The entrants, whose tweets on Twitter are selected from the draw as winners, will be notified by way of a direct message from TheMovieNetwork on Tuesday, February 4th, 2014, and will be asked to directly Tweet their contact information (name, email address, telephone number, and mailing address) in order for a representative of TMN to contact the entrant directly. Response from the entrants whose Tweets are selected from the draw must be received by TheMovieNetwork on Twitter by Tuesday February 11th, 2014 at 5:00PM ET or that selected entrant will forfeit the prize and another prize winner will be randomly selected from the same pool of eligible entries. The provisions and procedures referred to in this section above relating to selection and notification of a potential winner shall be applied, with the necessary amendments, until a qualified winner has been duly selected.

The entrants selected as the winners will be contacted by a representative of TMN, and must correctly complete a mathematical skill testing question and must sign a declaration and release form confirming compliance with the Contest Rules and acceptance of the prize “as is”, and acknowledging the non-responsibility of the Contest Sponsor, its parent, related or affiliated companies, associates, cable and/or satellite affiliates, and each of their respective agents, employees, officers, directors, successors and assigns ( the “Releasees”) with regard to any injury, accident, damage, claim, liability, loss or misfortune related to any aspects of the Contest, the prize, the acceptance, use, misuse, possession and delivery of the prize, printing errors, claims based upon publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy; by Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 10:00AM ET, prior to being awarded the Prize. 


In the event the entrant does not correctly answer the mathematical skill testing question, or sign and return the declaration and release form, by Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 10:00AM ET, they will be deemed to have forfeited any rights to the prize and the Contest Sponsor will randomly draw an alternate entry Tweet received on Twitter, and that selected entrant must follow the same process outlined above in the “Contest Draw” section, with the necessary amendments, of these Contest Rules.

The Releasees shall not be responsible in any way for the use of, or bear any liability whatsoever attributable to the prize awarded in this Contest.

The Contest Sponsor will not be held responsible for the loss of prizes due to changes in email addresses, mailing addresses or personal information provided by an entrant in connection with this Contest, errors in completed entry forms or documentation; or any other circumstances leading to an invalid, erroneous or incomplete entry, mailing address, e-mail address or contact information provided in connection with the Contest.

The Contest Sponsor or its appointed designee shall deliver prizes to winners.

The Contest Sponsor does not make any representation or offer any warranty, express or implied, as to the quality or fitness of any prize awarded in connection with this Contest. The prize winner(s) understand and acknowledge that he/she may not seek reimbursement or pursue any legal or equitable remedy from the Contest Sponsor should a prize fail to be fit for its purpose or is in any way unsatisfactory to the prize winner.


Prizes must be accepted “as is” and may not be exactly as shown. All prizes are subject to availability. The Contest Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to substitute the prize or any portion thereof with a prize of equivalent or greater retail value. Some restrictions may apply. Prizes are non-transferable, non-refundable and have no cash value, that is, there is no cash alternative available.

All entries become the property of the Contest Sponsor and will not be returned.

Each entrant agrees to waive all rights with respect to print and broadcast publicity. By entering the Contest and accepting a prize, the winner hereby consents to the reasonable use by the Contest Sponsor of the winner's photograph, voice, likeness and/or image, city and province of residence and the name and age of the winner, in connection with this Contest, worldwide and in perpetuity, without any further compensation for any future promotional activity. Each entrant consents and agrees to the Contest Sponsor’s collection and use of the information provided by the entrant for the purpose of administering this Contest. Each entrant agrees to be bound by these Contest Rules.

Entrants agree that the  Releasees, shall not be liable or responsible for any failure of  the Contest Sponsor’s websites or any failure of the entrant’s cell-phone carrier during the Contest or any problems or technical malfunctions with respect to telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, cell-phone networks or any failure thereof or Internet traffic congestion or virus or any combination thereof including injury or damage to an entrant’s or third party’s computer or cell phone. TMN reserves the right to terminate, cancel, modify or suspend a contest, without notice, in the event of any printing, typographical or administrative error, virus, bug, unauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond its control which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the contest.

By entering the Contest, entrants agree that the Releasees shall bear no responsibility whatsoever with regard to any claims, liability, damage, injury, accident, loss and/or misfortune related to any aspects of the Contest, the prize, the acceptance, use, misuse, possession and delivery of the prize, participation in any prize related activities, printing errors, claims based upon publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy.

Each winner, if any, is responsible for paying any and all applicable taxes on any prize(s) won and must authorize the deduction of such taxes, if any, from the prize(s) to the extent required by law. This Contest is subject to all federal, provincial and municipal laws. Contest void where prohibited by law. All decisions of the Contest Sponsor are final and binding. The Contest Sponsor reserves the right to withdraw or terminate this Contest or to change the Contest Rules at any time without prior notice (subject to applicable laws).

The contact information collected by the Contest Sponsor in connection with this Contest will be used to administer the Contest and award the Contest prize. The Contest Sponsor will not use this personal information for any other reason and will not otherwise disclose personally identifiable information to any other party except to fulfill its Contest obligations. Please see our Privacy Policy at http://www.bellmedia.ca/en/privacy.html for full information on the company’s policy towards maintaining the privacy and security of user information.

Twitter, Inc. is not a sponsor of this Contest.
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