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NOW CLOSED: Movie Reviewers: Go and see Rabbit Hole on Sun 30th January (screenings in Edinburgh, Bath, Brighton, Southampton, Norwich), add your review to Mumsnet - you could win an annual Cineworld Pass

(55 Posts)
AnnMumsnet (MNHQ) Tue 18-Jan-11 11:14:22

We've been asked by the makers of the new Nicole Kidman film, Rabbit Hole, to find Mumsnetters who would like to go and see a preview screening and to then add a review on Mumsnet. You can take a friend.

Here's the synoposis of the film:
"Nicole Kidman returns to the big screen with a stunning Golden Globe nominated performance. Hotly tipped for success in the up-coming awards season, RABBIT HOLE co-stars Aaron Eckhart and Academy Award winner Dianne Wiest in the story of a married couple coming to terms with an unexpected loss.
"RABBIT HOLE is the new film from John Cameron Mitchell (Shortbus, Hedwig and the Angry Itch), based on the Pulitzer Prize winning play by David Lindsay Abaire.
"Set in the suburbs of America, RABBIT HOLE tells the story of Becca and Howie Corbett, a married couple struggling to return to their everyday existence several months after the loss of their child. Becca and Howie embark on separate journeys, making increasingly unexpected choices that threaten to pull them apart.
"Distancing herself from her family and her own emotions, Becca begins to surreptitiously follow a local teenage boy with whom she shares an unexplained connection. Howie clings wholeheartedly onto his memories and places his faith in the everyday routines of life, but an acquaintance at a group therapy session offers a more unconventional method of dealing with his feelings.
"With their world tilted off of its axis, the couple must decide whether to allow their increasingly fractured personal journeys to bring them back together. Rabbit Hole is a vivid, honest and unexpectedly funny portrait of a family searching for what remains possible in the most impossible of situations."

Here's the facebook page for the film - you can check out the trailer by clicking here

JenniferMumsnet has already seen the film and says "I loved it - its a very sensitive portrayal of a couple handling the death of their child - think Ordinary People but much much better - its not a weepy but very thought provoking".

The screenings will take place:

On: Sunday 30th January 2011
At: 11am (10.30am in London)


Cameo Picturehouse, Edinburgh
38 Home Street

Little Theatre Cinema, Bath
St Michael?s Place

Duke of York?s Picturehouse, Brighton
Preston Circus

Harbour Lights Picturehouse
Ocean Village
4 Ocean Way, Southampton SO14 3TJ

Cinema City Norwich
St Andrew's Street
Norwich, Norfolk NR2 4AD

Empire Leicester Square
5 Leicester Square
London WC2H 7NA

Please add your details here if you are interested. What will then happen is:

1. We'll pick the winners at random if over subscribed
2. We will email those selected
3. You will need to email the organisers who will email you back with tickets to print off. If you're unable to print them off they will have your name on the door.
4. After the screening MN will email you with a link to the feedback thread.

All we ask is that you go along to the screening and then add your review to a special thread on Mumsnet (you will be emailed a link).

Everyone who adds a review will be entered into a prize draw where one lucky winner will win a Cineworld Annual pass for 2 - with unlimited tickets plus we have 5 pairs of tickets for runners up.


AnnMumsnet (MNHQ) Fri 28-Jan-11 19:30:41

noushi - I'll email you!

northernmonkey Sun 30-Jan-11 09:32:18

I'm really really sorry but i cant go now. Ds2 is not well now and i cant leave him with anyone else. Have emailed you. Sorry

EngelbertFustianMcSlinkydog Sun 30-Jan-11 18:28:06

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

Fimbo Sun 30-Jan-11 18:31:16

I absolutely loved this film. Nicole Kidman and the lead man (sorry his name escapes me) were fantastic. Thank you so much Ann, mumsnet and everyone involved, my friend and I had a lovely time.

Guadalupe Sun 30-Jan-11 20:47:40

Me too, I thought it was great. Extremely harrowing but an excellent film. I took my mum and she was trying not to cry all the way through. I steeled myself and just about managed. grin

Thanks for the free tickets. By chance a friend's daughter was working in the cafe so we got free coffees too!

Will do the review tomorrow if the link is up.

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