Terms & Conditions

Are You The Ultimate Movie Buff Contest Terms and Conditions

Last Updated: 1 March 2017

Prior to the participation of any of TGV Cinemas’ contests, it is advisable for all participants to read the following Terms and Conditions and ensure that you are completely aware of the Terms and Conditions.

The Terms and Conditions are unconditionally and irrevocably binding on all participants.

  1. Terms and Conditions – Are You The Ultimate Movie Buff

    1. TGV Cinemas Sdn Bhd (“TGVC”) is the organizer of this “ARE YOU THE ULTIMATE MOVIE BUFF” (“Contest”).

    2. This Contest is open to any TGVC’s MovieClub members (“Member”) who wishes to participate in this Contest (each a “Participant” and collectively, the “Participants”].

    3. These Terms and Conditions shall be binding on all Participants and you may view the latest version of the Terms and Conditions at any time online at moviebuff.tgv.com.my (“TGV’s Contest Website”).

    4. TGVC reserves the right at its absolute discretion to amend, vary, delete or add any of the Terms and Conditions of this Contest at any time (without any prior notice) by posting a revised Terms and Conditions on TGVC’s Contest Website. Any changes shall take effect immediately upon posting, unless stated otherwise and Participants shall be bound by such changes. Participants are highly advised to visit TGVC’s Contest Website from time to time to ensure that the Participants are aware of any updates and changes made.

    5. Any failure by TGVC to enforce any of these Terms and Conditions in any instances will not give rise to any claim by any Participant and/or person.

    6. All decisions of TGVC in any matter pertaining to the Contest pursuant to these Terms and Conditions shall be final and binding and no discussion or correspondence will be entertained.

    7. The Participant agrees to co-operate with and comply with all reasonable requests of TGVC in connection with the Contest.

  2. Eligibility

    1. This Contest is open to all Members, with active membership, residing in Malaysia and aged 18 years and above as of 1 April 2017 and subject to the Terms and Conditions herein.

    2. The following group of person(s) are NOT ELIGIBLE to participate in this Contest:

      1. Members whose membership has expired, been suspended or cancelled.

      2. Permanent/Contract employee of TGVC, its parent companies, affiliates and their immediate family members specifically defined as father, mother, spouses and children (“Immediate Family Members”).

      3. Employees of advertising and promotional agencies, event agencies, media agencies and other agencies for TGVC and their Immediate Family Members.

    3. In the event a Participant is found to be ineligible at any point of time during or after the Contest Period (hereinafter defined), TGVC reserves the right to disqualify the said Participant and to cancel/withdraw/revoke any Prizes (hereinafter defined) won by the Participant. Any Prizes that have been awarded shall be recovered fully by TGVC and the Participant agrees and undertakes to indemnify TGVC for the costs of such Prizes. TGVC shall have the right to initiate any action it deems necessary against the said Participant.

  3. Contest Period

    1. The Contest will commence on 00:00am of 1 April 2017 until 11:59pm of 30 September 2017 (“Contest Period”).

  4. Contest Entries and Mechanics

    1. To participate in the Contest, the Participant shall log in to TGVC’s Contest Website in the manner as specified by TGVC and complete 2 weekly questions.

    2. TGVC reserves the right to disqualify all Contest entries that do not meet the rules and regulations of the Contest. Incomplete, illegible Contest entries or late submission of any Contest entries will not be entertained and shall be deemed disqualified and void from being accepted.

    3. To participate in the Contest, the Participants must:

      1. ensure that the Participant’s MovieClub Member card is swiped during the purchase of movie tickets at any TGVC’s ticket box or e-ticket kiosk; or

      2. ensure to login when purchasing tickets on TGVC’s Contest Website and on TGV Cinemas Mobile App.

    4. Submissions will be disqualified in the event it is found that any transaction ID(s) do not belong to and are not made by the Participant(s).

    5. TGVC will be organizing two (2) rounds of Contest. The First Round of Contest is made up of six (6) monthly draws to select winners and there will also be additional bonus of weekly prizes giveaway upon completion of mini tasks which will be revealed each week. The Second Round of Contest will be The Final Big Draw to select the TGVC Ultimate Movie Buff from the selected winners of the Monthly Draws from the entire Contest Period.

    6. First Round of Contest: Monthly Draw x6

      1. To participate for a particular month during the Contest period, the transaction has to be done in the same month of entry to the Contest. For example: to participate in the month of April 2017, the transaction has to be made within 00:00am 1 April 2017 to 11:59pm 30 April 2017.

      2. The Participant has to LOG-IN to TGVC’s Contest Website at least once to activate enrolment and participate in the Contest. Upon successful activation, all valid transaction data of the Participant will be automatically tracked and assigned according to monthly draw’s contest period. For example: Participant A activated enrolment into Contest on 25 April 2017, all valid transactions from 1 April 2017 to 30 April 2017 of Participant A will be qualified for the first monthly draw’s shortlisting to be eligible for the monthly draw.

      3. The Participant is required to answer two (2) questions every week for the entire respective month or a total of eight (8) questions upon logging in to TGVC’s Contest Website.

      4. Monthly winners will be notified within twenty one (21) days after the end of the contest month via phone call, email and/or any other medium by TGVC. For example: for the contest period between 1 April 2017 to 30 April 2017, the announcement of winners will be made on or before 21 May 2017. Should there be a tie during selection of winners, TGVC’s Customer Service team will call the shortlisted Participants and the shortlisted Participants are required to answer one (1) final question as a tie-breaker.

      5. Discounted tickets, third party promotion tickets, advertiser or complimentary passes, movie access vouchers and/or any other forms of complimentary tickets will not be accepted for Contest entries.

      6. For the avoidance of doubt, the monthly winners can only win the monthly prizes once throughout the entire contest period, but will be eligible / in the running to be part of the Final Big Draw in October.

    7. Bonus: Weekly Prizes Draw x5,000

      1. The first 2,000 Participants who log in to TGV’s Contest Website for the first time on the respective week is eligible to win one (1) small prize. For the avoidance of doubt, the winners can only win one (1) small prize during the entire Contest Period.

      2. The first 3,000 Participants who complete two (2) new tasks given every week at TGVC’s Contest Website is eligible to win one (1) small prize.

      3. Weekly winners will be notified within seven (7) days after the end of each week of 1 to 7, 8 to 14, 15 to 21 and 22 to 28 of every month via phone call, email and/or any other medium by TGVC.

    8. Second Round of Contest: Final Big Draw x1

      1. Participants who has participated in the First Round of Contest, and have been confirmed as MONTHLY WINNERS by TGV Cinemas, will be automatically qualified for the Second Round of Contest (except for winners with expired membership as at 1 October 2017, will be automatically disqualified).

      2. Selected Participants shall undergo a quiz challenge (“Elimination Round”) initiated by TGVC and ten (10) finalists will be shortlisted from the total selected Participants. The “Elimination Round” will last only THREE (3) days, after which the finalists will be contacted by email or phone.

      3. Shortlisted finalists will be required to attend the ‘Are You The Ultimate Movie Buff’ on-ground challenge at a specified venue and date determined by TGVC.

      4. The Grand winners will be determined based on the performance of the shortlisted finalists in the ‘Are You The Ultimate Movie Buff’ on-ground challenge and if the shortlisted finalists fail to attend the said on ground challenge, the said finalists shall be disqualified.

      5. Grand and finalist prizes will be presented at the 'Are You The Ultimate Movie Buff' on-ground challenge, while all other prizes (be they consolation or otherwise) shall be couriered to the respective winners.

  5. Prizes

    1. The full list of prizes for this Contest (“Prizes”) can be found on TGVC’s Contest Website.

    2. The monthly and weekly winners’ names will be notified or announced by TGVC by such mode and in such manner as it deems fit.

    3. The Prize of Chevrolet Colorado (the “Car”) is subject to the following conditions:

      1. Winners shall be wholly responsible for the payment of the road tax, registration fee, insurance coverage, administrative fees, costs of number plate, and other incidental costs and fees not related to the value (Net Price) of the said Prize.

      2. All specification of the Car shall be subject to the available models and specification from the supplier. The winner acknowledges that he/she may not receive his/her preferred specification.

      3. Any terms and conditions relating to the Car shall be directly imposed by the supplier.

      4. Winners shall be responsible to do everything that is required and necessary to register and collect the Car in his/her name and shall make the arrangements directly with the supplier for this purpose.

    4. The Prizes for the monthly Grand Prize are subject to the following conditions:

      1. All travelling arrangements, travel and personal accident insurance, meals, travel taxes, passports, visas, transport to and from departure point and all other ancillary costs, as well as obtaining any of these, are the responsibility of the winner.

      2. The Prizes shall be subject to the sponsor’s terms and conditions and the winner acknowledges that he/she shall be bound by such terms and conditions.

      3. In the event of war, terrorism, state of emergency, disaster or any other circumstance beyond the control of the TGV or the sponsors, TGV or the sponsors reserves the right to either provide an alternative travel destination to the same value as the original prize or, subject to any applicable laws or written directions made under applicable legislation, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Prizes.

    5. By entering this Contest or accepting the Prizes, the Participant agrees that no claims relating to any losses or injuries (including special, indirect and consequential losses) shall be asserted against TGVC, its parent companies, affiliates, directors, officers, employees or agents from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind resulting from the Contest and acceptance of any Prize, including without limitation, personal injuries, death and property damage.

    6. TGVC does not guarantee the availability of the Prizes and TGVC shall be entitled to replace and/or substitute such Prize(s) with any other Prize(s) of similar value as determined by TGVC, its agents or sponsors at its sole discretion. All Prizes are strictly not transferable, assignable exchangeable or redeemable by the winners in any other form or manner other than that specified by TGVC. All specific or special terms and conditions that are attached to the Prize (whether by TGVC or its agent or sponsor must be adhered to by the winners).

    7. Prizes must be claimed in person by the winner unless TGVC prescribes other mode of collection. Where TGV elects to post a Prize to a winner, no responsibility will be accepted by TGVC for the safe and effective postal delivery of the Prize. TGVC shall not be liable for any lost, delay or damage for reasons beyond TGVC’s control.

    8. The winner is responsible for any and all taxes payable as a result of a Prize being awarded or received (if applicable).

    9. TGVC reserve the right to request proof of a winner’s identity, date of birthday, contact number and address. In the event that a winner cannot provide us with proof of identity and age reasonably acceptable to us, we may withdraw the prize and select another winner.

    10. TGV Cinemas MovieClub card and NRIC must be presented upon prize collection.

    11. All transportation, accommodation, personal costs and/or any other costs and/or related expenses that are incurred for and during the Contest and incurred to redeem the Prize are at the sole responsibility of and are to be borne solely by the winners.

    12. The Participant acknowledges that TGVC does not in any manner whatsoever warrant the quality or outcome of the Prizes obtained through this Contest. In the event of complaints arising from the Prizes provided by the sponsors, the Participant shall refer the matter directly to its sponsors without any recourse to TGVC.

  6. Uncollected Prizes

    1. All Prizes must be claimed within fourteen (14) days from TGVC’s notification to the winners (“Collection Period”) at the selected collection venue, which shall be informed by TGVC from time to time. Failure to claim the Prizes shall result in the Prizes being forfeited by TGVC and TGVC, its agents, sponsors and representatives shall have no liability to the winners in any respect whatsoever.

    2. TGVC may forfeit the Prizes of the winners in the event the winners do not provide TGVC with the correct and accurate up-to-date contact details.

    3. In the event that the winners chooses not to accept a Prize, the Prize shall be forfeited and the Prize which will be dealt according to the absolute discretion of the TGVC.

  7. Limitation of Liability

    1. The Participants acknowledges that his/her participation in the Contest shall be at his/her own risks.

    2. TGVC, its agents, sponsors, representatives, affiliates and their respective directors, officers and employees, agents and assigns shall not be liable to any Participants in respect of any failure to win a Prize in the Contest, defective Prizes or misuse of Prizes or any other loss, damages, costs, expenses, claims, liabilities, injury, death, accidents suffered by the Participants during the Contest or arising out of or in connection with the Contest, the participation by the Participants in the Contest and/or the Prizes awarded.

    3. TGVC will not be responsible or liable for any problem, loss or damage of whatsoever nature suffered by the Participants or any party due to any delay and/or failure in receiving and sending a Contest entry as a result of any network, communication, ISP or system error, interruption and/or failure experienced TGVC or the Participants’ telecommunication service provider and/or resulting from participation or the downloading of any materials in the Contest. In the event of such error, interruption and/or failure, TGVC shall not be responsible or liable for any failure encountered by any Participants to participate in the Contest or any failure encountered by the Organiser in fulfilling its obligations hereunder.

    4. Any error (including error in notification of Contest winners), omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft, destruction, alteration of, or unauthorized access to entries, or entries lost or delayed whether or not arising during operation or transmission as a result of server functions, virus, bugs or other causes outside the TGVC’s control.

  8. Indemnity

    1. The Participants agree to waive, release and discharge TGVC, its affiliate companies, its agencies, sponsors and representatives from and against, any and all liabilities, costs, loss, damages or expenses which the Participants or any party claiming through the Participants hereafter may have arising out of acceptance of any Prize(s) or participation in the Contest including (but not limited to) personal injury and damage to property and whether or not direct, consequential or foreseeable.

    2. The Participants shall indemnify TGVC, its affiliate companies, agents and sponsors from and against all liability, cost, loss or expenses suffered thereby as a result of the Participant’s breach of the Participant’s warranties and undertakings and any breach of the Terms and Conditions and/or the rules and regulations of the Contest.

  9. Data Privacy and Data Protection

    1. By participating in the Contest, the Participant consents to TGVC collecting, and processing the Participant’s personal data provided in the Contest entries or Webform for the purposes of the Contest. All personal data collected will be used for the purpose of managing and operating the Contest and TGVC shall manage the personal data according to the Personal Data Protection Act 2010.

  10. Publicity

    1. The winners must, as a condition of the Prize, participate in all required publicity and TGVC shall have the rights to communicate to the public the names of winners.

    2. Winners also hereby acknowledge and provide permission that publicity materials that features them may be provided to any third party prize providers for the purposes of promoting their association with the Contest and for awarding the relevant Prizes.

    3. TGVC reserves the right to publish and/or display the names and photos or images (“Photographs”) of the winners for advertising and publicity purposes without any claims and compensation against TGVC including, without limitation, any taping(s) and recording(s) in connection with the Contest.

    4. Winners unconditionally waive their rights to seek or obtain an injunction to prevent or restrict our use of the Photographs.

  11. Confidentiality

    1. The Participant shall treat all Terms and Conditions and rules and regulations of the Contest and all information and knowledge obtained by the Participant in relation to and/or in connection with the Contest and/or derived as a result of his/her participation in the same, including without limitation TGVC’s business and operational details, the contest mechanics, the judging/selection criteria for the Contest (hereafter collectively known as “Confidential Information”), as confidential and the Participant shall, during and after the Contest Period, take all reasonable precautions to prevent disclosures of the Confidential Information to unauthorized persons or entities for any reason whatsoever and undertakes to deliver to TGVC all tangible materials embodying the Confidential Information including any documentation, records, listings, notes, sketches, drawings, memoranda, models accounts, reference materials, samples and machines readable media and equipment that is in any way related to the Confidential Information including all duplicates and copies thereof.

  12. Tampering and Other Matters

    1. If for any reason the Contest is not capable of running as planned as a result of any (including but not limited to) technical failures, unauthorized intervention, computer virus, mobile network failure, tampering, fraud or any other causes beyond our control which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of a Contest, TGVC reserve the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest and/or any draw(s) or judging related to the Contest and/or to disqualify any individual who (whether directly or indirectly) causes the problem.

  13. Termination of Contest

    1. TGVC reserves the right to cancel, terminate or suspend the Contest at any time without any prior notice. For the avoidance of doubt, any cancellation, termination or suspension of the Contest by TGVC shall not entitle the eligible Participants to claim against TGVC for any losses or damages whatsoever suffered or incurred by the eligible Participants as a direct or indirect result of the act of cancellation, termination or suspension thereof.

  14. Decisions of the Judges/Organizer

    1. The Judges/Organiser’s decisions on all matters relating to the Contest (including without limitation, the selection of winners, play of the contest and/or any resolutions made) shall be final and absolute and binding on the winners. No discussion, correspondence, enquiry, appeal or challenge in respect of any decision of TGVC will be entertained.

    2. The Participant shall not dispute nor make any oral or written complaints, public announcements or statements on the same whether during or after the Contest Period.

  15. Governing Law

    1. The Terms and Conditions of the Contest shall be construed, governed, and interpreted in accordance with the laws of Malaysia.