Have you heard… The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete will open in theaters next week! I’ve heard a lot of wonderful things about this film and I can’t wait to see it! The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete stars Jennifer Hudson, Anthony Mackie and Jordin Sparks with Alicia Keys serving as executive producer. The film is a coming of age story about two inner city youths, who are left to fend for themselves over the summer after their mothers are taken away by the authorities.
I am so excited to see this amazing film, and I want you to be my special guest! That’s right!! On Thursday October 1oth at 7:30pm, AMC Phipps Plaza will host an advanced screening of The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete, and you and a guest can be there, with me, to catch a sneak peek of the film before it hits theaters.
Here’s how you can win a pair of tickets to the advanced screening:
It’s no secret that I love love LOVE me some Jennifer Hudson (or J-Hud, or THAT Diva). And, I wanna know how much you know about the incomparable Miss H. Simply leave a comment below telling me what “gig” Jennifer said she had during her American Idol audition…that’s it! All correct answers will be eligible to win!
Oh, and if you are my lucky winner you should get ready for plenty of Insta-Glam action and Tweet-chic fun. And bring your best pose because OMG Booth will also be there to capture all of the fun!
From Codeblack Films and Lionsgate. During a sweltering summer in New York City, 13-year-old Mister’s (Brooks) hard-living mother (Hudson) is apprehended by the police, leaving the boy and nine-year-old Pete (Dizon) alone to forage for food while dodging child protective services and the destructive scenarios of the Brooklyn projects. Faced with more than any child can be expected to bear, the resourceful Mister nevertheless feels he is an unstoppable force against seemingly unmovable obstacles. But what really keeps the pair in the survival game is much more Mister’s vulnerability than his larger-than-life attitude.
The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete is a beautifully observed and tremendously moving film about salvation through friendship and the way transformation sometimes can happen just by holding on long enough. Director George Tillman, Jr. draws indelible performances from a fantastic cast, which includes Jordin Sparks, Golden Globe®” and EMMY®” Award winner Jeffrey Wright, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Anthony Mackie, and Golden Globe®” and Academy Award®” winner Jennifer Hudson, all led by Ethan Dizon and Skylan Brooks in a stunning breakout performance as Mister. The film also features new music by Alicia Keys. Codeblack Films and Lionsgate present an iDeal Partners / State Street production in association with Floren Shieh Productions / Archer Gray Productions / Cherry Sky Films / AKW Productions.
The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete opens in theaters on Friday, October 11, 2013.
View the trailer here.