Contest Rules



By registering and entering this Contest, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and accept the terms and conditions below.


Sponsor:  Cineplex Entertainment LP (“Cineplex” or “Sponsor”) is the sole sponsor of this Contest.



Ten thousand (10,000) SCENE Points (the “Prize”) will be awarded each month during the Contest Period for a total of twelve (12) Prizes overall.   Approximate retail value of each Prize is $100.00 CDN. All other costs and incidentals not specified to be part of the Prize, including but not limited to all taxes (where applicable), are the winner’s responsibility. Prize winners must be a member of the SCENE loyalty program to receive the Prize.  There are no fees to obtaining or maintaining a SCENE account.  To register go to  The Prize will be sent in the form of a PIN code (the “Pin”) via the email address that is associated to your Cineplex Connect account and must be redeemed at the URL provided prior to the PIN expiry date.

The Prize is not transferable and cannot be substituted by winner for cash or otherwise and must be accepted as awarded. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its absolute discretion, to make substitutions of equivalent or greater in kind or value in the event of unavailability of the Prize for any reason whatsoever.



The Contest is a monthly draw and starts on March 1 2018 at 12:00:01 a.m. EST and ends on March 31 2019 at 11:59:59 p.m. EST (the "Contest Period"). Each monthly contest period will start at 12:01:01 a.m. EST on the first day of each month and end at 11:59:59 p.m. EST on the last day of each month (the “Monthly Contest Period”). 

No purchase is required. To enter, you must subscribe to the Cineplex Store Newsletter. A maximum of one (1) entry per Cineplex account and the email address submitted will only be entered once throughout the Contest Period. Entrants will be entered into the draw in the Monthly Contest Period in which they first subscribe to the Newsletter.   Non-winning entries will not be carried over into the next Monthly Contest Period.



The Contest is open to legal residents of Canada (excluding residents of Quebec) who are fourteen (14) years of age or older at time of entry. You are not eligible if, during the Monthly Contest Period in which you enter you are an employee of Cineplex, its affiliates or related entries any of their respective parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies, licensees, advertising and promotional agencies (the “Related Parties”) or their immediate family (defined as parents, siblings, children and spouses, regardless of where they live), or those domiciled with employees of the Related Parties.  The Sponsor reserves the right to verify the age of potential prize winner and that such person is not an employee or an immediate family of an employee of or domiciled with an employee of the Related Parties.  Void where prohibited.



Each month a random draw will be held at Cineplex in Toronto, Ontario on or about the 1st day of each month, beginning April 1, 2018 to select the potential Prize winner for the previous Monthly Contest Period. The potential winner will be selected from all eligible entries received during the prior calendar month. The last draw will be held on or about April 1 2019. The Sponsor will attempt to contact the potential Prize winner by email at the email address used to sign up for the Cineplex Store Newsletter.  If the selected entrant cannot be reached within three business days after the date of the draw or after three attempts to contact, whichever comes first, the selected entrant will no longer be eligible to win the Prize the Sponsor shall have the right to choose another entrant from the remaining eligible entries. This process shall continue until the Prize winner is selected. If you are eligible to be a Prize winner, you must correctly answer unaided, a mathematical skill-testing question to be administered in writing, and may be required to  sign a declaration and release form discharging and releasing the Sponsor and its partners, parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies, and each party’s officers, directors, shareholders, or employees from any and all liability or any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or relating to participation in this Contest or acceptance, use, misuse or nonuse of the prize they are eligible to win or parts thereof; confirming compliance with the Contest rules and acceptance of the Prize, as awarded (a “Declaration and Release Form”).  The Declaration and Release Form must be signed and returned to Sponsor within 14 days of receipt.  If the Declaration and Release Form is not returned within 14 days of receipt, the potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate potential winner may be randomly selected from the remaining eligible entries received.


Prize will be awarded to the winner within seven (7) business days of completion of the winner verification process.  




The chances of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during each Monthly Contest Period.




By entering, contestants agree to abide by these Contest rules and all decisions of the Sponsor will be final and binding on all entrants. This Contest is subject to all applicable Federal, Provincial and Municipal Laws.


The Sponsor shall bear any liability for (a) entries which are lost, stolen, illegible, incomplete (or otherwise improperly completed), delayed or destroyed (including, in the case of on-line entries, as a result of failure of the website or technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet), (b) the loss, theft or misuse of the Prize, or (c) any property damage, personal injury or misfortune in any way attributable to this Contest or the Prize (including, in the case of on-line entries, injury or damage to any telephone network or lines, on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment or software) or resulting from downloading any material from the Contest website.


No correspondence will be entered into except with the selected entrants who qualify to win the Prize. The Sponsor assume any responsibility for lost, stolen, delayed, damaged or misdirected entries or for any failure of the Website during the Contest Period, for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any entry to be received by the Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to an entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from playing or down loading any material in the promotion. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to cancel or suspend Contest should a virus, bug or other cause beyond the reasonable control of the  Sponsor corrupt the security or proper administration of the Contest. Any attempt to deliberately damage any web site or to undermine the legitimate operation of this promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserve the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution. Entries are subject to verification and will be declared invalid if they are obtained through fraudulent means or through an abuse of the Cineplex Entertainment Store Newsletter Monthly Contest or in any way tampered with, forged, mutilated, illegible, incomplete or mechanically reproduced will, at the sole discretion of the  Sponsor, be disqualified.



In the event of a dispute, entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized email account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry.  “Authorized email account holder” is defined as the person who is assigned an email address by an internet provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institute, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.  If the identity of an online entrant is disputed, the authorized account holder associated with the email account at the time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant.  Selected entrant may be required to provide proof that he/she is the Authorized email account holder or Scene member. 

The sole determinant of the time for the purposes of a valid entry in this Contest will be the Contest server machine(s).

Privacy:  At Cineplex, we are committed to respecting your desire for privacy.  Any personal information that we gather will be handled in strict accordance with our privacy policies and all applicable privacy legislation.  Cineplex will not sell your personal information collected for this Contest to any third parties.  Any personal information collected for this Contest shall be used by Cineplex as is disclosed herein.  Please note that by submitting personal information to Cineplex, you consent to our use as described herein  


No Liability:  The Related Parties shall not be responsible in any way for the use of, or bear any liability whatsoever in any way attributable to, any Prize awarded in this Contest or the events forming part of this Contest. By participating in the Contest or participating in or accepting any Prize, all entrants release and hold harmless the Sponsor and its respective subsidiaries, affiliates, and each of their respective parent companies, marketing agents, and each such company’s officers, directors, employees, representatives and agencies from any and legal claims, demands, damages, action and/or causes of action, all liability or any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or relating to participation in this Contest or acceptance, use, misuse or nonuse of any Prize or part thereof and from liability to any other persons relating to or resulting from entering this Contest.  None of the Sponsor, its respective representatives or prize suppliers make any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the use of the Prize, including, without limitation, quality, merchantability, and fitness for a particular purpose. 

Governing LawAll issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of the Contest or the Contest Rules or the rights and obligations as between the entrants and Sponsor in connection with the Contest shall be governed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario, Canada, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other jurisdiction's laws. All parties hereby attorn to the jurisdiction of the courts of that Province, sitting in the City of Toronto, Ontario, in respect of the determination of any matter or dispute arising under or in respect of the Contest or the Contest Rules and agree that any such determination shall be brought solely and exclusively before such courts in the Province of Ontario.

** One standard definition digital rental (Video-On-Demand) listed at $4.99 CDN  can be paid through acceptable payment methods, including 500 SCENE points. Any additional taxes must be paid through acceptable payment methods and is the responsibility of the customer.