Competition: Win ‘Oldboy’ *closed*

Based on the original Manga series by Nobuaki Minegishi and Garon Tsuchiya, with Oldboy (2013) Spike Lee has reimagined the story of Joe Doucett, a man abruptly kidnapped and held hostage for twenty years without any explanation. The film features an all-star cast of Josh Brolin, Samuel L. Jackson, Sharlto Copley and Elizabeth Olsen. To celebrate Oldboy’s home entertainment release this coming Monday (7 April), we have THREE Blu-ray copies to give away to our cultured army of regular readers, courtesy of Universal Pictures UK. This is an exclusive competition for our Facebook and Twitter fans, so if you haven’t already, ‘Like’ us at or follow us @CineVue before answering the question below.

Oldboy follows Joe’s (Brolin) journey as he is released from his solitary prison sentence and begins an obsessive and tortured mission to find his captors. Equipped with the knowledge that whilst imprisoned he was framed for the rape and murder of his wife, and his daughter Mia was adopted, he sets out to find her, enlisting the help of nurse Marie (Olsen) in his quest for vengeance. Taking ever darker turns as he tries to find the mastermind behind his kidnapping, Joe’s punishment continues as he realises he’s still trapped in a violent, complex web of conspiracy and torment.

To be in with a chance of winning one of THREE copies of Spike Lee’s Oldboy on Blu-ray, just answer the following simple question:

What is the name of the mastermind behind Joe’s kidnapping?

a) The Friend
b) The Neighbour
c) The Stranger

To enter, simply fill out the contact form below with your name, email address, subject (‘Oldboy’) answer and postal address.*

*Please note that this is a special competition which only our Facebook and Twitter fans will be eligible to win. If you are not on our Facebook ‘Like’ list, then you can easily join us by following this link: and/or follow us on Twitter @CineVue.

Spike Lee’s Oldboy is released on DVD and Blu-ray from Monday 7 April, courtesy of Universal Pictures UK.

This competition closes at 6pm on Thursday 10 April 2014.

Terms & Conditions
• The competition is open to UK readers only.
• Prizes must be taken as stated and cannot be deferred. There will be no cash alternatives.
• CineVue does not accept any responsibility for late or lost entries due to the internet or email problems.
• CineVue reserves the right to cancel the competition at any stage, if deemed necessary in its opinion, and if circumstances arise outside of its control.
• Prizes unclaimed after 28 days will be deemed to have been forfeited.

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