AMC THEATRES “SISTERS” SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES (“Official Rules”)

 

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR ODDS OF WINNING.TO ENTER YOU MUST BE A LEGAL U.S. RESIDENT OF ANY ONE (1) OF THE FORTY-EIGHT (48) CONTIGUOUS UNITED STATES OR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. VOID IN ALASKA, HAWAII, PUERTO RICO, THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S. MILITARY INSTALLATIONS IN FOREIGN COUNTRIES AND WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.

 

PROMOTION PERIOD: The AMC Theatres “SISTERS” Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00:01 A.M. Eastern Time (“ET”) on 12/7/15 and ends at 11:59:59 P.M. ET on 12/21/15 (“Promotion Period”).

 

ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to individuals eighteen (18) years of age or older at time of entry and who are legal United States residents residing in any one (1) of the forty-eight (48) contiguous United Sates or Washington, D.C. Void in Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, U.S. military installations in foreign countries and where prohibited or restricted by law. Employees of American Multi-Cinema, Inc. (“Sponsor”), Universal Studios (“Universal”), Kobie Marketing, Inc (“Sweepstakes Administrator”), and their respective parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, promotion partners, prize suppliers, promotion, advertising and promotional agencies, participating vendors, dealers, or any other company involved with the design, production, execution or distribution of the Sweepstakes (all of the above collectively referred to as “Promotion Entities”) and the immediate family members and persons living in the households of each of them (whether related or not) are not eligible to enter. “Persons living in the same household” shall mean people who share the same residence at least three (3) months a year. Universal is not responsible for the collection, submission or processing of entries, the administration of the Sweepstakes, the selection of winners or the fulfillment of prizes.  Entrants are supplying their information to Sponsor and not to Universal.

 

HOW TO ENTER: TWO (2) METHODS OF ENTRY WITH A LIMIT OF ONE (1) ENTRY PER DAY PER PERSON REGARDLESS OF THE METHOD(S) OF ENTRY.

 

  1. SISTERS Ticket Purchase with AMC Stubs® Card: During the Promotion Period, use your AMC Stubs Card to purchase a ticket to Sisters (“Film”) at any AMC theatre showing the Film or at www.amctheatres.com. For each ticket purchase transaction (subject to the limitation stated above) on a separate day during the Promotion Period, AMC Stubs Member (as per Sponsor’s records) will receive one (1) entry.  (If AMC Stubs Member purchases Film ticket(s) for guest(s), only the AMC Stubs Member but not the guest(s) will receive entries.) No entry will be received if AMC Stubs Card is not presented by AMC Stubs Member when purchasing Film ticket at box office or swiped by AMC Stubs Member at Automated Box Office (as applicable). For online purchases, no entry will be received if complete AMC Stubs Card number is not inputted by AMC Stubs Member in designated area of www.amctheatres.com or ticketing partner's transaction page.  No entry will be received if ticket purchase transaction is later voided for any reason (e.g., non-payment) or use of AMC Stubs Card is determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion not to be in full compliance with the Terms and Conditions of the AMC Stubs Program.

 

  1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY OPTION. During the Promotion Period, and subject to the limitation stated above) you may enter the Promotion once per day via the Internet by visiting http://www.amctheatres.com (the “Entry Site”) and follow the on-screen links and instructions to completely fill out and submit the entry form for this Promotion, including providing your First and Last Name, Street Address, City, State, Zip Code, Date Of Birth, Phone number and email address and submitting as instructed. Online entry is subject to all notices posted online including, but not limited to, Sponsor’s Privacy Policy available at http://www.amctheatres.com/Privacypolicy/?WT.mc_id=nh_about. The Entry Site’s database clock will be the official timekeeper for this Promotion. For purposes of this Promotion, an entry is “received” when the Entry Site’s servers record the entry information. Proof of sending (such as, without limitation, a printed, saved or copied automated receipt confirming entry, a “thanks for entering” screen or message) does not constitute proof of actual receipt of an entry for purposes of this Promotion.

 

All entries become property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. Duplicate entries in a specific day and any attempt made to submit entries in excess of any limit or otherwise in violation of these Official Rules by using multiple or false contact information or otherwise will be disqualified. Those who do not fill in all the required fields or abide by these Official Rules and other instructions of Sponsor will be disqualified. Any attempt made to submit entries in excess of any limit or otherwise in violation of these Official Rules by using multiple or false contact information or otherwise may be disqualified.

 

Only complete and valid entries will be eligible.  By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant (if at least eighteen (18) but considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, his/her parent or legal guardian) warrants that he or she has read and agrees to abide and be bound by these Official Rules and that he or she is not prohibited from participating in the Sweepstakes. Entrants (if a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, his/her parent or legal guardian) agree that Sponsor and Sweepstakes Administrator shall retain full authority, in their sole discretion, to interpret and administer these Official Rules, and agree to be bound by all decisions and interpretations made in good faith by the Sponsor and Sweepstakes Administrator.

 

Sponsor may not acknowledge receipt of an entry. All entries shall become the sole property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Entries that are late, incomplete, garbled/jumbled, misdirected, lost, damaged, delayed, stolen, not properly recorded in conjunction with Film ticket purchase using AMC Stubs Card or via the “No Purchase Necessary” option above, or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules are void. In conjunction with Film ticket purchase entry method, Promotion Entities are not responsible for technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to, electronic malfunctioning of any telephone network, computer hardware or software; any failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions or any combination thereof; or for any error, human, technical or otherwise. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any fraudulent entries, any individual it finds tampering with the operation or entry process of the Sweepstakes, or acting in violation of these Official Rules. If, for any reason, an entry is determined by Sponsor/Sweepstakes Administrator to have been erroneously deleted, lost or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant's sole remedy is another entry in the Sweepstakes, if feasible; if not feasible for any reason, Sponsor and Sweepstakes Administrator shall not have any liability to entrant in conjunction with same.

 

WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION:

On or about 12/21/15, winners will be randomly selected from among all eligible entries received by Sweepstakes Administrator. Potential winners will be notified by email (if provided) and/or mail or phone. In the event that Sweepstakes Administrator cannot contact a potential winner despite reasonable attempts to do so (as determined by Sweepstakes Administrator), Sweepstakes Administrator will randomly select a new, alternate potential winner from the remaining eligible entries received. The potential winners (if a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, his/her parent or legal guardian) may be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release and where legal, a Publicity Release (collectively, the “Prize Claim Documents”) within five (5) days of notification of having been selected as a potential winner. Grand Prize winner’s travel companion is required to be at least eighteen years of age or older and be of majority age in his/her state of legal residence as of winner notification or be the child or ward of the Grand Prize winner. Grand Prize winner’s travel companion (or Grand Prize winner if travel companion is the minor child/ward of the Grand Prize winner) will be required to execute and return a Release of Liability form within the same five (5) day deadline stated above. A minor will not be allowed to participate in any portion of Grand Prize travel (detailed below) without being accompanied by his/her parent or legal guardian. Noncompliance within this time period will result in disqualification and an alternate potential winner will be selected. Return of any prize/prize notification as undeliverable (including due to failure of AMC Stubs Member to include his/her current address as part of his/her Member profile information) will result in disqualification and an alternate potential winner will be selected.

 

PRIZES/ODDS OF WINNING:

Grand Prize (1) – A trip for 2 including airfare and hotel to anywhere in the continental United States

  • Value of flight/lodging may not exceed $3,000
  • Trip will include a flight to/from anywhere in the 48 States and 2 nights’ accommodations
  • Winner will be called by GBS to set up travel arrangements
    • Upon speaking with GBS, the winner will be asked to choose one city and a time period they would like to travel
    • GBS will get back to the winner with 3 hotel options and 3 flight options
    • Winner will choose what package they prefer
    • Any fees associated with changing and/or cancelling travel arrangements are the sole responsibility of the winner
    • Winner will be required to provide a minimum of 60 days advance notice of desired departure date.  All travel must be completed by 12/7/16.

 

First Prize (10) – A $200 Spa Finder gift card that can be used at 25,000 spa locations worldwide

 

TOTAL APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE OF ALL PRIZES: $5,000

 

Odds of winning a prize depend upon the total number of eligible entries received.

 

If winner is a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, Sponsor reserves the right to award prize in the name of or to winner's parent or legal guardian, in Sponsor's sole discretion. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Additional restrictions apply to Grand Prize as set forth below. Limit of one (1) prize per family/household/address. Winners are solely responsible for all federal, state and local taxes, if applicable, as well as all unspecified costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use. Sponsor/Sweepstakes Administrator will issue winners of prizes valued at $600 or over an IRS 1099 Tax Form, and winner (if a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, his/her parent or legal guardian) agrees to fully cooperate with Sponsor/Sweepstakes Administrator in complying with applicable governmental reporting requirements. Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty, representation or guarantee of any kind by Sponsor. Transfer of prize is not permitted without the permission of Sponsor which may be granted or withheld in its sole discretion and without liability of any kind. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize (or component thereof) of comparable or greater value, due to unavailability for any reason as determined in its sole discretion. Prizes are not redeemable for cash, except for gift card component of Grand Prize where required by law.

 

Prize values represent Sponsor's good faith determination of approximate retail value of prizes.

 

GENERAL CONDITIONS:

By accepting a prize, each winner (if a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, his/her parent or legal guardian) consents to use by Sponsor and its designees of winner's name, likeness, photo, address (city/state) or other indicia of persona for trade/advertising/publicity purposes without further compensation, notification or approval, except where prohibited by law. By entering, participants (if a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, his/her parent or legal guardian) release and hold harmless the Promotion Entities, their respective employees, officers, directors, shareholders, representatives, agents, successor and assigns, from any and all liability or any injuries, death, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with the Sweepstakes, the use of any entry, or the acceptance or use or misuse of any prize won (including any travel/activity related thereto). If Sponsor determines, in its sole discretion, that there is any suspected or actual tampering with the Sweepstakes or if technical difficulties or any other causes corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or compromise the integrity of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right to void the entries at issue and/or terminate or modify the Sweepstakes and determine the potential winners from among all eligible Film ticket purchase entries and all eligible on-line entries received as of the termination date. If the Sweepstakes is prematurely terminated due to tampering or technical difficulties, notice will be posted at www.amctheatres.com. Any attempt to deliberately damage the content or operation of this Sweepstakes is unlawful and subject to legal action. NOTE: Entries will be accepted only as described in these Official Rules. Entries made by any other individual or entity and/or originating at any other Internet website or e-mail address, including but not limited to commercial Sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering service sites, will be declared invalid and ineligible for this Sweepstakes.

 

OFFICIAL RULES/WINNERS' LIST:

To receive the winners' list (of winners of prizes valued at over $25) or a copy of these Official Rules, send a request to AMC “Sisters Winners”, 11500 Ash St. Leawood, KS 66211, for receipt by 1/21/16.

 

DISPUTES RESOLVED VIA ARBITRATION:

To the fullest extent permitted by law, by participating in the Sweepstakes, you (if a minor in your jurisdiction of residence, your parent or legal guardian) understand and agree that any claim or dispute regarding the Sweepstakes or these Official Rules will be resolved individually (NOT AS PART OF A CLASS ACTION/PROCEEDING) by means of binding arbitration (NOT IN A COURT OF LAW; THE RIGHT TO A JURY TRIAL IS BEING WAIVED). As fully set forth in the “Arbitration” provision of the Terms and Conditions of Use of the AMC Theatres website (accessible at www.amctheatres.com/terms-and-conditions), such arbitration will be conducted by a one-member panel of the American Arbitration Association; will be conducted under the Federal Arbitration Act; and will be governed by Missouri law, regardless of choice of law principles.

 

PRIVACY:

Information submitted in connection with the Sweepstakes will be treated in accordance with these Official Rules and Sponsor's Privacy Policy (as may be amended from time to time), currently located at https://www.amctheatres.com/privacy-policy; provided, that in the event of any conflict between these Official Rules and such Privacy Policy, the terms and conditions of these Official Rules shall prevail only with respect to the conduct of this Sweepstakes.  

 

SEVERABILITY:

If any one or more provisions of these Official Rules are held to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such invalidity, illegality or unenforceability shall not affect the validity, effect or enforcement of any other provision or provisions of these Official Rules.

 

SPONSOR:

American Multi-Cinema, Inc., 11500 Ash St., Leawood, KS 66211.