HollywoodChicago.com Hookup: 40 Pairs of Chicago Passes, 3 Books to Martin Scorsese’s ‘Hugo’

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CHICAGO – In our latest movie and book companion edition of HollywoodChicago.com Hookup: Film, we have 40 admit-two movie passes up for grabs to the advance Chicago screening of “Hugo” from legendary director Martin Scorsese! We also have 3 hard-cover book companions to sweeten this Hookup! The film opens on Nov. 23, 2011.

“Hugo” stars Jude Law, Ben Kingsley, Sacha Baron Cohen, Emily Mortimer, Asa Butterfield, Chloë Grace Moretz, Christopher Lee, Michael Stuhlbarg, Ray Winstone, Helen McCrory, Frances de la Tour, Richard Griffiths, Gulliver McGrath and Shaun Aylward from director Martin Scorsese and writer John Logan based on the novel by Brian Selznick.

To win your free pass to the advance Chicago screening of “Hugo” plus for your chance at winning a book companion courtesy of HollywoodChicago.com, just answer our question in this Web-based submission form. That’s it! This advance screening is on Monday, Nov. 21, 2011 at 6 p.m. in downtown Chicago. Directions to enter this Hookup and win can be found below.

The movie poster for Hugo starring Jude Law and Ben Kingsley from director Martin Scorsese
The movie poster for “Hugo” starring Jude Law and Ben Kingsley from director Martin Scorsese.
Image credit: Paramount Pictures

The movie trailer for “Hugo” can be watched now below.

Hugo book companion
The “Hugo” movie companion by Brian Selznick.
Photo credit: Scholastic

Here is the synopsis for “Hugo”:

While on a daring adventure to find his family, Hugo Cabret discovers a robot in the walls of a Paris train station that transports him to a world of wonder, mystery and magic.

There, he and an eccentric girl piece together the mystery surrounding his missing family. They use the robot, a heart-shaped lock and the comical characters they meet along the way as clues and the road map back to where he belongs.

Based on Brian Selznick’s award-winning and imaginative New York Times bestseller “The Invention of Hugo Cabret,” this magical tale is Academy Award-winner Martin Scorsese’s first film shot in 3D.

To secure your free advance-screening movie passes and for your chance at winning a book companion, you must be logged into your HollywoodChicago.com Web site account. If you don’t yet have one, you can quickly register here. Having a free Web site account with a valid e-mail address is required to win this HollywoodChicago.com Hookup.

Next, simply answer our question. You must submit your answer using this confidential, Web-based submission form. Comment are disabled on this page.

You must include your first and last name, e-mail address and physical mailing address in your submission. Your personal information will not be sold or shared, will be kept strictly confidential and is only for awarding winning entries. Please answer our question below.

In the film, a robot created by Hugo plays a leading role.
What’s your best invention idea?

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This HollywoodChicago.com Hookup is simple: 40 lucky HollywoodChicago.com readers will be randomly selected as the winners for our advance-screening “Hugo” movie passes and three additional winners will be mailed the film’s hard-cover book companion at our expense. Good luck!

HollywoodChicago.com publisher Adam Fendelman


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