Contest Rules and Regulations

#TheStarMovieCA Contest


How to enter

Visit or to enter the contest and post using #TheStarMovieCA. There are two types of entry.

1) Parents use #TheStarMovieCA and tell us about the love in their family

2) Teachers create a message with their class, take a picture of their message with their The Star poster and post it to Facebook or Twitter using #TheStarMovieCA

All Facebook and Twitter entries must be received no later than Dec 1, 2017 at 5:00pm (ET).

Sony Pictures Releasing Canada, MIR Communications Inc. and will not disclose this personal information to any other party.

No purchase is necessary.

These rules will be posted on for the duration of the contest.



The contest is open to residents of Canada excluding employees (and their immediate family members or persons with whom they are domiciled) of MIR Communications Inc.,, Sony Pictures Releasing Canada or their respective advertising and promotional agencies.

The contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws, and taxes on prizes are the responsibility of the winners. Contest void where prohibited by law.

Entries must be received at by no later than 5:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on December 1, 2017 “CONTEST CLOSING DATE”. Contest sponsors take no responsibility for entries that are lost, misdirected, delayed, incomplete, garbled illegible entries or received after the contest deadline for any reason.

Each contestant is eligible to enter as many times as they wish.

By entering this contest, entrants agree to be bound by these rules.


Selecting a winner: 

Winners will be randomly selected on December 4, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. at MIR Communications Inc. located at 177 Danforth Ave, Suite 301, Toronto, Ontario, M4K 1N2, from all eligible entries received on or before the contest closing date. The chances of being selected depend on the total number of eligible entries received by any of the methods of entry. The decision of the judges is final.



There are thirty (30) prizes: Twenty (20) admit two passes to see The Star during its run of engagement at participating Cineplex Entertainment theatres and ten (10) The Star soundtracks.


Approximate retail value of end prize is $11.00-$27.00

All amounts are in Canadian dollars. All other costs not expressly listed as part of a prize are solely the responsibility of the winners.


Acceptance of Prize:

As a condition to receiving a prize, each winner must sign a declaration and release confirming compliance with the rules and acceptance of the prize as awarded, and acknowledging the non-responsibility of MIR Communications Inc., Together and Sony Pictures Releasing Canada, with regard to any injury, accident, loss and/or misfortune related to any aspects of the contest or prize.


MIR Communications Inc. or its appointed designee shall deliver the prize to the winner where applicable.


Prize must be accepted as awarded. No substitutions are available except MIR Communications Inc. reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value.  Prizes are non-transferable, non-refundable and have no cash value. 


Selected entrants will be notified by or within five (5) days of the contest closing dates. Selected entrants will then have three (3) days following receipt thereof to contact @TogetherFams or @TogetherFamilies to claim their prize. Should @TogetherFams or @TogetherFamilies not receive confirmation by the date specified, or should a selected entrant be unable to complete the declaration and release by the date specified, selected entrant will be deemed to have forfeited any rights to the prize and a back-up entrant will be selected.

By entering the contest and accepting a prize, the winners consent to the use of their name (first name and family initial), Twitter handle or Facebook name and contest without further compensation or permission, unless prohibited by law.


MIR Communications Inc. reserves the right to cancel or suspend a contest in the event of any printing or administrative error. Sony Pictures Releasing Canada, Together, MIR Communications Inc. and its sponsors are not responsible for preemption, cancellation, or interruption, in whole or in part, of any #TheStarMovieCA contest.


List of Winners:

The name of the prizewinners may be obtained by sending a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: MIR Communications Inc., 177 Danforth Avenue, Suite 301, Toronto, ON M4K 1N2.