has teamed up with IFC Films to give you the chance to win a
pair of passes to see "The D Train." We're giving
away 50 pairs of tickets to this new film on Wednesday,
April 29 at 7 p.m. inside the AMC Forum 30 in Sterling
Heights, Mich. Synopsis: All his life, Dan Landsman (Jack Black)
has never been the cool guy. That’s about to change –
if he can convince Oliver Lawless (Marsden), the most popular
guy from his high school who’s now the face of a national
Banana Boat ad campaign, to show up with him to their class
reunion. A man on a mission, Dan travels from Pittsburgh to
LA and spins a web of lies to recruit Lawless. But he gets more
than he bargains for as the unpredictable Lawless proceeds to
take over his home, career, and entire life. Showcasing Jack
Black and James Marden's most outrageous performances to date,
THE D TRAIN serves up the question: how far would you go to
be popular? Co-starring Kathryn Hahn and Jeffrey Tambor.
has teamed up with A24 Films to give you the chance to win a
pair of passes to see "Ex Machina." We're giving away
50 pairs of tickets to this new film on Thursday, April
16 at 7 p.m. inside the Birmingham 8 theater. Synopsis:
Alex Garland, writer of 28 Days Later and Sunshine, makes his
directorial debut with the stylish and cerebral thriller, EX
MACHINA. Caleb Smith (Domhnall Gleeson), a programmer at an
internet-search giant, wins a competition to spend a week at
the private mountain estate of the company's brilliant and reclusive
CEO, Nathan Bateman (Oscar Isaac). Upon his arrival, Caleb learns
that Nathan has chosen him to be the human component in a Turing
Test—charging him with evaluating the capabilities, and
ultimately the consciousness, of Nathan’s latest experiment
in artificial intelligence. That experiment is Ava (Alicia Vikander),
a breathtaking A.I. whose emotional intelligence proves more
sophisticated––and more deceptive––than
the two men could have imagined. (A24) This film is rated R.
has teamed up with Championship Auto Shows, Inc. to give you
the chance to win a pair of tickets to see the 63rd Annual Meguiar's
AutoRama. America's finest hot rods, customs, trucks and motorcycles
will be on display during the weekend of March 6 through 8 at
Cobo Center in downtown Detroit. This year's celebrity guests
include WWE Superstar Big Show, Richard Rawlings from Disney's
"Fast N' Loud," Peyton List from Disney's "Jessie",
Danny Koker & Kevin Mack from The History Channel's "Counting
Cars" and the stars from John Force Racing: Robert Hight,
Courtney Force, Brittany Force and John Force. Come take a photo
with the real Movie Cars of the Fast & Furious! Featuring
the ’95 Eclipse & ’95 Jetta-Bullet Car from
the "Fast & Furious 1," the ’70 Chevelle
& ’70 Charger from the "Fast & Furious 4,"
and the ’08 Challenger from the "Fast & Furious
6." Hours are Noon to 10 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday.
has teamed up with The Original Pink's Hot Dogs to give you
the chance to win a $25 Gift Certificate valid at their restaurant
at Melrose and La Brea in Hollywood, California! Pink’s
is renowned for its delicious variety of hot dogs and hamburgers,
huge portions, and affordable prices. Its historic, fun atmosphere
is considered a quintessential Hollywood experience, particularly
for the late-night club crowd. Celebrities love great hot dogs,
too, and Pink’s has been visited by many stars. Pink's
is the ultimate Mom and Pop hot dog stand. It's a Hollywood
love story, starting with Paul & Betty Pink selling hot
dogs from a cart on a neighborhood street corner in 1939. Pink's
has become a Hollywood landmark and internationally famous,
now operated by Paul & Betty’s family -- Richard,
Gloria, and Beverly. Pink's Hot Dogs is a proud sponsor of our
MAVTV 500 race coverage at Auto Club Speedway. Pink's is the
perfect place to stop for a bite to eat before the BIG race.
has teamed up with the Cracker Barrel Old Country Store®
to give you the chance to win an autographed copy of the new
debut album by country group "Edens Edge: Deluxe Edition."
Four additional winners will receive unsigned copies of the
new CD. When it comes to making great music, kindred spirits
somehow seem to find each other and such is the case with Edens
Edge. Three talented young musicians from Arkansas -- Hannah
Blaylock, Dean Berner, and Cherrill Green --make their debut
on Big Machine Records with a vibrant sound that honors country
music’s roots while creatively pushing the envelope with
their seasoned musicianship, dazzling harmonies and insightful
songwriting. With one listen to Edens Edge, it’s obvious
the trio has forged a unique sound shaped by their individual
influences and anchored in their own distinctive gifts.
has teamed up with Walt Disney Pictures to give you the chance
to win a pair of passes to see "Cinderlla." We're
giving away 25 pairs of tickets to this new film on Tuesday,
March 10 at 7 p.m. inside the Emagine Theater in Novi,
MI. Synopsis: The story of “Cinderella” follows
the fortunes of young Ella (Lily James) whose merchant father
remarries following the death of her mother. Eager to support
her loving father, Ella welcomes her new stepmother (Cate Blanchett)
and her daughters Anastasia (Holliday Grainger) and Drisella
(Sophie McShera) into the family home. But, when Ella’s
father unexpectedly passes away, she finds herself at the mercy
of a jealous and cruel new family. Finally relegated to nothing
more than a servant girl covered in ashes, and spitefully renamed
Cinderella, Ella could easily begin to lose hope. Yet, despite
the cruelty inflicted upon her, Ella is determined to honor
her mother’s dying words and to “have courage and
be kind.” She will not give in to despair nor despise
those who mistreat her.
Election Day approaches, we've got the perfect gift for you...AmericaJR.com
has teamed up with the National Association of Music Merchants
(NAMM) Foundation's Wanna Play Fund to give you the chance to
win a copy of the new album "I Wanna Play." It features
former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee and other country music stars
like Aaron Tippin, Lorrie Morgan, John Anderson, George Jones,
Ronnie Milsap, Darryl Worley and Tracy Lawrence. Neil Sedaka,
Ray Price and Louise Mandrell are also featured on the record.
The album was released as a fundraiser to help put musical instruments
into the hands of every child in America. Country artist Tippin
and producer James Stroud joined Huckabee to release the compilation
has teamed up with Disneynature to give you the chance to win
a pair of passes to see "Monkey Kingdom." We're giving
away 25 pairs of tickets to this new film on Tuesday,
April 14 at 7 p.m. inside the Emagine Theater in Novi,
MI. Synopsis: Life is an adventure for Maya, the clever and
resourceful blonde-bobbed monkey in “Monkey Kingdom,”
Disneynature’s new feature film set among ancient ruins
in the storied jungles of South Asia. Maya’s world is
forever changed when she welcomes her son, Kip, into her complicated
extended family. Like all families, Maya’s has more than
its share of colorful personalities—and she’s determined
to give her son a leg up in the world. When their longtime home
at Castle Rock is taken over by powerful neighboring monkeys,
Maya's whole family is forced to relocate, and she uses her
street smarts and ingenuity to lead them to untapped resources
amidst strange new creatures and unsettling surroundings.
has teamed up with the TLC to give you the chance to win a copy
of "Sister Wives: Season 1" on DVD. At first glance,
the Browns are a typical big American family, but as Kody, father
and husband explains; 'I fell in love, fell in love again, and
fell in love again.' Kody Brown, is a polygamist with three
wives (Wife #1, Meri; Wife #2 Janelle; Wife #3 Christine) and
13 rambunctious kids. This series presents a fresh look at a
lifestyle that has been mired in secrecy and misunderstanding.
Shattering stereotypes, the Browns show viewers a type of polygamy
that has never been seen before - a lifestyle so close to mainstream
America, yet so seemingly well adjusted.
has teamed up with Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® to
give you the chance to win a copy of Alan Jackon's new album,"
Songs Of Love And Heartache." Country music megastar Alan
Jackson has had countless number one hits and through his music,
photography, his hobbies and his unwavering dedication to family,
Alan has drawn on many inspirations to make him the country
icon he is today. This exclusive album features two previously
unreleased tracks and some of Alan’s favorite songs, including
“Here In The Real World” and “Remember When.”
And this CD is available only at Cracker Barrel. Hometown: Newnan,
has teamed up with The Detroit Institute of Arts to give you
the chance to win a pair of general admission tickets to the
Detroit Institute of Arts. These tickets are valid anyday that
the museum is open. Special exhibits are not included in this
contest. The DIA's collection is among the top six in the United
States, comprising a multicultural and multinational survey
of human creativity from prehistory through the 21st century.
The foundation was laid by William Valentiner, a scholar and
art historian from Berlin, who was director from 1924 to 1945
. His extensive contacts in Europe, along with support from
generous patrons, enabled him to acquire many important works
that established the framework of today's collections. NOTE:
A Vote for Detroit's Favorites is required
to enter this contest.Click
here to vote for Detroit's Favorites.
has teamed up with Fox Searchlight Pictures to give you the
chance to win a t-shirt and a headband from the new Drew Barrymore
film "Whip It." The new film is now open in theaters
and stars Ellen Page, Marcia Gay Harden, Daniel Stern, Sarah
Habel, Jimmy Fallon, Kristen Wiig, Eve, Juliette Lewis and Barrymore
herself. Plot Summary: In Bodeen, Texas, an indie-rock loving
misfit finds a way of dealing with her small-town misery after
she discovers a roller derby league in nearby Austin. The film
is rated PG-13 for sexual content including crude dialogue,
language and drug material. It is based off the Shauna Cross
novel "Derby Girl."
has teamed up with NueVue® to give you the chance to win
a NueVue® iPhone 5/5S/5C Antimicrobial Protective Case.
Studies show that the average smartphone is covered with more
bacteria than toilet seats, kitchen counters and the bottom
of shoes. UK Entrerpeneur/Inventor Derek Batey developed a line
of iPhone/iPad protective cases that clean the screen each time
the device is removed. NueVue®'s anti-microbial protection
eliminates up to 80% of microbes in 15 minutes and continues
working to eliminate up to 99.9% of microbes within two hours.
At the same time, the phone or tablet stays secure and protected
due to to the cases anti-static and shock resistant capabilities.
NueVue products are handmade in the highest quality cotton twill,
leather and canvas and come in a variety of stylish colors.
has teamed up with Mercury
Nashville Records to give you the chance to win an autographed
copy of Holly Williams's new album "Here With Me."
Holly Williams (born March 12, 1981) is an American country
music artist. She is the daughter of Hank Williams, Jr. and
half-sister of alt-country singer Hank Williams III. At age
17, Holly began playing one of her father's guitars, and soon
began writing songs. Williams has released two studio albums:
The Ones We Never Knew and Here with Me, in 2004 and 2009 respectively.
The latter album has produced two chart singles for her on the
Billboard country singles charts with "Keep the Change"
and "Mama", which charted to #53 and #55, respectively.
has teamed up with the Jive Records to give you the chance to
win a copy of Crystal Bowersox's new album, "Farmer's Daughter."
She was the runner-up on the ninth season of the FOX reality
series, American Idol. Crystal Lynn Bowersox (born
August 4, 1985) is an American singer-songwriter from Elliston,
Ohio. Crystal's emotive folk-rock-country style was catapulted
from the cramped coffeehouses and cavernous subway tunnels of
Chicago to millions of homes across America. Along with her
old soul of a voice, her care-free style and "don't mess
with me" attitude set her apart from the other contestants
and eventually landed the self-taught songstress performances
with the likes of the legendary Joe Cocker, Harry Connick Jr.,
and Alanis Morrissette.
has teamed up with the NFL Shop and Touch by Alyssa Milano to
give you the chance to win either a Detroit Lions Flip Flop
Necklace or a pair of Detroit Lions Sterling Silver Crystal
Heart Earrings. Female fans make up 44% of the NFL’s fan
base, NFL Women’s Apparel takes team pride to a new level.
Shimmer and shine in NFL® style! The Touch by Alyssa Milano®
sterling silver crystal heart earrings have a dangling heart-shaped
charm that features your team's logo. Tiny rhinestones outline
the charm for added appeal.
has teamed up with Millennium Entertainment to give you the
chance to win a pair of advanced screening passes to see "Bernie."
We're giving away 25 pairs of tickets to this new film on Wednesday,
May 23 at 7 p.m. inside the Main Art Theater in Royal
Oak, MI. In the tiny, rural town of Carthage, TX, assistant
funeral director Bernie Tiede (Jack Black) was one of the town’s
most beloved residents. He taught Sunday school, sang in the
church choir and was always willing to lend a helping hand.
Everyone loved and appreciated Bernie, so it came as no surprise
when he befriended Marjorie Nugent (Shirley MacLaine), an affluent
widow who was as well known for her sour attitude as her fortune.
Bernie frequently traveled with Marjorie and even managed her
our coverage of recent concerts,we asked the artists that we
interviewed to autograph this shirt for you! It's an AmericaJR.com
Exclusive contest. One lucky winner will receive this t-shirt
which includes our logo and autographs by country music stars
Steve Azar, Thompson Square, TellURide, Ash Bowers, Frankie
Ballard, Bridget Tatum, JoCaine and Cody Owens. It is the most
comfortable t-shirt ever! Over 100% cotton, Hanes Authentic
Tagless T-Shirt is preshrunk, durable and guaranteed. This t-shirt
is an adult size LARGE. Please only enter for this contest if
you are the appropriate size. We want someone to be able to
wear it around town.
has teamed up with Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment
to give you the chance to win a movie poster from the new film
"Iron Man." A Film by Jon Favreau "Iron Man"
starring Robert Downey Jr., Terrence Howard, Jeff Bridges, Shaun
Toub and Gwyneth Paltrow. The film is directed by Jon Favreau
from a screenplay by Mark Fergus & Hawk Ostby and Art Marcum
& Matt Holloway. The producers are Avi Arad and Kevin Feige.
The executive producers are Louis D'Esposito, Peter Billingsley,
Jon Favreau, Stan Lee and David Maisel. The film has already
made over $258 million in its first four weeks in theaters.
has teamed up with the Brann's Steakhouse and Grille at 39715
Six Mile Road in Northville, Mich. We're giving away a Dinner
for Two twice a month valued at $20 each. The restaurant also
features a sports bar with $3.99 appetizers during all Detroit
sports (potato skins, mozzarella sticks and buffalo wings).
Domestic pitchers are only $5 during Detroit sports. All you
can eat ribs on Thursday from 4 p.m. to close for only $12.99.
Every Tuesday is College Night at Brann's. Bring your student
ID and receive food and drink specials for you and your whole
party! Get Two meals for only $12.99 for Lunch or Dinner on
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. There are 11 options to choose
from. Don't forget about curbside takeout, available from 11
a.m. until 10 p.m.
most comfortable t-shirt ever! Our 100% cotton, Hanes Authentic
Tagless T-Shirt is preshrunk, durable and guaranteed. Get one
with the beautiful AmericaJR.com logo on the front and the back.
Manufactured by VistaPrint.com with direct printing.
wanted to send a thank you for the tickets to the 2005 North American
International Auto Show!!! It was such a great surprise getting the
tickets in the mail."
you so much for picking me as the winner of this contest! I can no
longer say that I never win anything, Thank you again!"
Ragland Detroit, MI
you so much for selecting me a winner of tickets to Anne Of Green
Gables. We saw the play yesterday afternoon and we loved it.
The whole production was very professional and totally entertaining.
We definitely will be going back to the Bonstelle for future events."
Kinney Trenton, MI
join our all-new mailing list!
the first to know about News, Contests and Weekly Polls