Terrifying treat for horror fans

Subscribers of The Straits Times can win movie tickets to a preview screening of A Quiet Place on April 3. Take part in the contest via the SPH Rewards app.
Subscribers of The Straits Times can win movie tickets to a preview screening of A Quiet Place on April 3. Take part in the contest via the SPH Rewards app.PHOTO: PARAMOUNT PICTURES

Get ready for a modern horror film that will make you think twice about screaming out loud. Subscribers of The Straits Times can take part in a contest to win movie tickets to a preview screening of A Quiet Place on April 3.

The first 100 subscribers with the correct answer will each get a pair of tickets to this hair-raising movie starring real-life Hollywood couple, John Krasinski and Emily Blunt.

Krasinski is also an executive producer and director of the film which is centred on a family of four who must live in silence after mysterious creatures that hunt by sound threaten their survival.

Find out how the family communicates with one another when the act of talking can put their lives at risk.

Take part in the contest via the SPH Rewards app. The contest is open to direct subscribers.

The contest opens today and closes on March 28.

Winners will each get tickets to the preview on April 3, 7pm, at the Golden Village cinema in Plaza Singapura.

Join the giveaway

  • Download the SPH Rewards app.
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  • Press the "Go to Website" button on the "Details" page and answer the following: "Name the Hollywood couple starring in A Quiet Place".
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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 24, 2018, with the headline 'Terrifying treat for horror fans'. Print Edition | Subscribe