Enter to Win Tickets to the Virtual World Premiere of Black Box or The Lie!

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Today, we are pleased to announce your chance to be among the first horror film fans in Ohio to see Black Box or The Lie on Monday, October 5, 2020!  UNSETTLE IN and join Amazon Studios and Blumhouse TV’s WELCOME TO THE BLUMHOUSE, a collection of spine-chilling thrillers developed and produced with an eye towards original, genre storytelling.  The first four films – The Lie, Black Box, Nocturne, and Evil Eye – will be released on Prime Video this October.  Please enter to win tickets to the virtual World Premiere of Black Box or The Lie from Amazon Studios and Blumhouse by sending an email indicating which film you would like to see to admin@historyandheadlines.com by 11:59 PM on Sunday, October 4, 2020.  Winners will be chosen at random.

Digging Deeper

Here is how the premiere works:

A code will be to emailed to winners along with a website link (which will be WelcometoTheBlumHouse.com) where winners will type in the code.  Winners will need to watch from a device with the internet, such as a laptop or computer.  The premiere and screening will be interactive and memorable.  It is planned as a true live event where limited codes are being given away promotionally in the 40 top US markets.

Here is a quick run of the show:

9:00PM EST – “(Virtual) doors open”

9:30PM EST – “Premiere begins and the screening starts (which film is based on the code you have been given)”

Directly following the film, special premiere festivities will happen where people will get a VIP experience, including exclusive access to the online after party with interactive experiences with the cast, live musical performances, and much more!

Synopsis of Black Box:

Release Date: October 6, 2020 (Amazon Prime Video)

Starring: Mamoudou Athie, Phylicia Rashad, Amanda Christine, Tosin Morohunfola, Charmaine Bingwa, and Troy James

Directed by: Emmanuel Osei-Kuffour

Teleplay by: Emmanuel Osei-Kuffour Jr. and Stephen Herman

Story by: Stephen Herman

Executive Producers: Jason Blum, Jay Ellis, Aaron Bergman, Lisa Bruce, Marci Wiseman, Jeremy Gold, Mynette Louie and William Marks.

After losing his wife and his memory in a car accident, a single father undergoes an agonizing experimental treatment that causes him to question who he really is.

Synopsis of The Lie:

Release Date: October 6, 2020 (Amazon Prime Video)

Starring: Mireille Enos, Peter Sarsgaard, and Joey King

Written and Directed by: Veena Sud

Based on the film “Wir Monster” written by Marcus Seibert and Sebastien Ko 

Producers: Alix Madigan-Yorkin, Christopher Tricarico, and Jason Blum

Executive Producers: Howard Green, Kim Hodgert, Jeanette Volturno, Couper Samuelson and Aaron Barnett

When their teenaged daughter confesses to impulsively killing her best friend, two desperate parents attempt to cover up the horrific crime, leading them into a complicated web of lies and deception.

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Historical Evidence

For more information, please see…

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AmazonPrimeVideo/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/primevideo

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/welcometotheblumhouse/


The featured image in this article was shared with Dr. Zar by Kim Moss of KIMMOSSPR for the purpose of officially promoting these films and their premiere screenings.


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Dr. Zar

Dr. Zar graduated with a B.A. in French and history, a Master’s in History, and a Ph.D. in History. He currently teaches history in Ohio.