THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED.
To celebrate the release of the hugely anticipated Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them in cinemas on November 18, Warner Bros. Pictures have teamed up with RTÉ Entertainment to give you the chance to win tickets to the Irish Premiere Screening on Tuesday November 15 in The Savoy Cinema, Dublin.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them takes us to a new era in J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World, decades before Harry Potter and half a world away.
Academy Award winner Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything) stars in the central role of Magizoologist Newt Scamander, under the direction of David Yates, who helmed the last four Harry Potter blockbusters.
There are growing dangers in the wizarding world of 1926 New York. Something mysterious is leaving a path of destruction in the streets, threatening to expose the wizarding community to the Second Salemers, a fanatical faction of No-Majs (American for Muggles) bent on eradicating them. And the powerful, dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald, after wreaking havoc in Europe, has slipped away…and is now nowhere to be found.
Unaware of the rising tensions, Newt Scamander arrives in the city nearing the end of a global excursion to research and rescue magical creatures, some of which are safeguarded in the hidden dimensions of his deceptively nondescript leather case.
But potential disaster strikes when unsuspecting No-Maj Jacob Kowalski inadvertently lets some of Newt’s beasts loose in a city already on edge—a serious breach of the Statute of Secrecy that former Auror Tina Goldstein jumps on, seeing her chance to regain her post.
However, things take an ominous turn when Percival Graves, the enigmatic Director of Magical Security at MACUSA (Magical Congress of the USA), casts his suspicions on both Newt…and Tina.
Now allied, Newt and Tina, together with Tina’s sister, Queenie, and their new No-Maj friend, Jacob, form a band of unlikely heroes, who must recover Newt’s missing beasts before they come to harm. But the stakes are higher than these four outsiders—now branded fugitives—ever imagined, as their mission puts them on a collision course with dark forces that could push the wizarding and No-Maj worlds to the brink of war.
Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them, Cert TBC, will be released in Irish cinemas on November 18.
Standard RTÉ competition rules apply, a copy of which is viewable here. Tickets are non-transferable and a cash alternative will not be available. Each winner will receive two tickets to the screening only. Winners will be contacted via email and must reply within 24 hours to claim their prize. Closing date for entries is Tuesday, November 8 at 2pm
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