Cinema chain launches $1 million contest

14 October, 2014 by Press Release

Event Cinemas is giving cinemagoers the chance to win $1 million simply by purchasing movie tickets online.

There are no hidden catches, no requests for 25 words or less – just book seats for the latest blockbusters, comedy or family flick and you are in with a chance.


Running right through until the end of November, every booking made online for tickets at any Event Cinema, BCC Cinema, or Greater Union Cinema nationally will lock in an entry into the draw for the chance to win $1 milllion.

With a swag of great titles set to hit the big screen including Gone Girl, Interstellar and the highly anticipated next instalment in the Hunger Games saga – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1, there are even more reasons to book your tickets at

Five people will be selected for an extravagant trip to Sydney, staying two nights at the hip designer hotel QT Sydney, to take part in an envelope draw at Event Cinema George Street in Sydney for their chance to walk away with the big prize.

There is also a host of other great prizes on offer including $10,000 cash, and unlimited free movies at Event Cinemas for a year.


When: Competition Dates: 2 October – 26 November 2014

Finalists Selected: 28 November 2014

Envelope Prize Draw: 12 December

Where: Valid for all tickets to any Event Cinemas, BCC Cinemas, or Greater Union Cinemas purchased online at*

Terms and conditions available at