Giveaway: ‘Seeking a Friend …’ prize pack

WINNERS: @glitteryrocks and @livingstonland

Here’s a chance for two lucky PopBytes readers to walk off with a Seeking a Friend for the End of the World prize pack! The film starring funny man Steve Carell and pretty lady Keira Knightley opens today, follow the instructions below on how to be entered for a chance to win, good luck!

Seeking a Friend for the End of the World      

To be entered for a chance to win a
Seeking a Friend for
the End of the World

prize pack consisting of:

$25 Visa Gift card, Official Soundtrack (CD), T-Shirt, Tote Bag, Lip Balm, Shot Glass, Glow Stick & Bracelet, Key Chain

1. Like Seeking a Friend for the End of the World on Facebook

2. Like PopBytes on Facebook

3. Follow @PopBytes on Twitter

4. Tweet the following message to your followers (include the bit.ly link):

I want to win a #SeekingAFriend prize pack from @PopBytes http://bit.ly/Ni88Tk

Enter now until June 29th, 2012, two winners will be chosen randomly and notified via Twitter.

Prize pack value $71.99 per pack / Giveaway open to US mailing addresses only / Prizing provided by Focus Features

Taking audiences on a humorous, moving, and intimate journey against an epic backdrop of Earth’s final days, Seeking a Friend for the End of the World is the feature directorial debut of screenwriter Lorene Scafaria (Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist). Set in a too-near future where time at once stands still and is slipping away forever, the writer/director explores what people will do and how they will feel when humanity’s end is near.

A 70-mile-wide asteroid is en route to Earth, and the last best attempt to counter it has failed. Also failing is the marriage of soft-spoken insurance salesman Dodge (Golden Globe Award winner Steve Carell); the breaking news that the world will end in an estimated 21 days cues his wife to leave him on the spot.

Dodge is a man who has always played by the rules of life, while his neighbor Penny (Academy Award nominee Keira Knightley) is an extroverted woman who hasn’t. From these opposite perspectives, both initially choose to navigate the impending end of the world with blinders on. Dodge declines joining his friends in increasingly reckless behavior, while Penny fixates on her relationship issues with a self-absorbed musician.

The two misfits meet first when Penny has a rough night and then again when she belatedly delivers Dodge a lost letter. That letter could alter Dodge’s future; it’s from his high-school sweetheart Olivia, the love of his life. When a riot breaks out around their apartment building, Dodge realizes that he must seek Olivia out before it’s too late while Penny makes the decision to spend her last days with family in England. Seizing the moment, Dodge promises to help Penny reach her family if she will provide transport for the two of them in her car immediately. She agrees, and they escape.

On the road together, the unlikely traveling companions’ respective personal journeys accelerate, and their outlooks – if not the world’s – brighten.

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Seeking a Friend for the End of the World

Michael Knudsen About Michael Knudsen

MK (Michael Knudsen) first started PopBytes back in September of 2003—while trying to make a website for his design portfolio, the site quickly turned into one of the premiere online destinations for all things pop culture! A native New Yorker, he currently resides in Los Angeles with his partner Ivan along with three dogs, three cats and three parrots. Follow him on Twitter @PopBytes.

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