Official Rules

The THE MARTIAN Sweepstakes

No Purchase Necessary


The THE MARTIAN Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by American Multi-Cinema, Inc. ("Sponsor").  The Sweepstakes begins October 6, 2015 at 12:00 am Eastern Time (ET) and ends October 30, 2015 at 11:59pm ET.


            1.         ELIGIBILITY:  Open only to legal residents of the United States (void in Puerto Rico), 18 years of age or older. Employees, officers, directors, agents, representatives, and the immediate family members of Sponsor, their parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion agencies and promotion partners are not eligible to enter.  This Sweepstakes is void where prohibited by law.  All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. 


            2.         HOW TO ENTER: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  You can enter this Sweepstakes via the Internet.  To enter, access the following social media platforms [Instagram] and register for free to open an account.  Follow the @amctheatres [Instagram] account.  Then, follow the instructions from the @amctheatres account regarding the Sweepstakes.    BY ENTERING, YOU AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES.  Entries that are late (including delayed data transmissions), forged, illegible, mutilated, incomplete, misdirected, or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules will be disqualified.  Multiple entries are allowed, up to a maximum of one entry per day per person.  Entries that exceed that number will be determined to be void. 


            3.         SELECTION OF WINNER:  Winner will be selected as the last person to comment on the post by 11:59:59pm EST.  Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.  Potential winner will be notified by Sponsor through the social media account that the Sweepstakes is being hosted on or about October 30th, 2015. If a potential winner cannot be reached after a reasonable effort has been exerted during one (1) day from the date of the first attempt to contact potential winner, or if potential winner he/she is found to be ineligible, or if he/she cannot or does not comply with these Official Rules, an alternate winner may be selected.


            4.         PRIZES:

FIRST PRIZE: One (1) First Prize winner will receive: One signed MARTIAN one-sheet (ARV $20). All incidental expenses and taxes not specified herein will be the sole responsibility of the First Prize Winner, including without limitation, federal and state taxes.  Total Approximate prize value: $20.00


No cash or prize substitution is allowed except at the discretion of the Sponsor. If a prize cannot be awarded due to circumstances beyond the control of the Sponsor, a substitute prize of equal or greater value will be awarded.  Prize is not transferable. 


            5.         CONDITIONS:  By entering, participants agree to be bound by these complete Official Rules.  All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.  All applicable federal, state and local taxes are the responsibility of the prize winner(s). Sponsor, Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation (“Fox”), their officers, directors, parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies, and promotion partners (collectively, "Sweepstakes Entities") are not responsible for, (i) late, lost, delayed, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, stolen, postage due or illegible entries; (ii) any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind caused by the prize or resulting from acceptance, possession, or usage of the prize; or (iii) printing, distribution or production errors. Return of prize or prize notification as undeliverable will result in disqualification and an alternate winner may be selected. Entry and/or acceptance of prize(s) constitutes permission for the Sponsor and their agencies to use the winners’  name, address (city and state) and/or likeness for advertising and trade purposes without further compensation or authorization, worldwide and in perpetuity, in any and all forms of media, now known and hereafter devised, including without limitation Internet, unless prohibited by law.  Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this Sweepstakes will be ineligible for prizes and may be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as originally planned, such as tampering or infection by computer virus, Sponsors at their sole discretion reserve the right to modify, suspend or cancel the Sweepstakes. Void where prohibited. 


            6.         DISCLAIMERS:  Sponsor and Sweepstakes Entities are not liable for losses or injuries of any kind resulting from acceptance/possession and/or use/misuse of prize(s), participation in Sweepstakes, or any technical malfunctions of the telephone network, computer Internet system, computer dating mechanism, computer equipment, software, or any combination thereof, or any entries that are late (including delayed data transmissions), tampered with, garbled, incomplete, misdirected, lost, illegible, or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules. Sponsor is not responsible or liable for any injury or damage to an entrant’s or third person’s computer and/or other electronic devices and/or their contents, related to or resulting from Sweepstakes.


7.         COPY OF OFFICIAL RULES/WINNERS LIST:  For a copy of the Official Rules or the name of the winner (please specify), send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: THE MARTIAN Sweepstakes 11500 Ash St. Leawood, KS 66211, Attn: AMC Social Media Prizes.